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January 15, 2018
This photo taken after the 1918 fires shows the burned out remains of Cloquet City Hall and jail (back left) behind the Sommerfield store and Washington School on the right. Photo courtesy of the Carlton County Historical Society
Northeast Minn. historians plan events marking 1918 fires that killed hundreds
4 hours 37 min ago
DFL governor candidate and State Auditor Rebecca Otto stands to answer a question on health care in a forum Monday evening in the Beaux Arts Ballroom at BSU. Candidates from left are: St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman, District 64A Rep. Erin Murphy, St. Paul, Otto, May Township, District 61B Rep. Paul Thissen, Minneapolis and U.S. Congressman Tim Walz, MN-01. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Candidates questioned on big issues from a rural perspective
4 hours 38 min ago
 A caribou helicoptered from Michipichoten Island on lake Superior is released on the Slate Islands over the weekend. Ontario wildlife officials are trying to save some of the region's last caribou herd by moving them to an island with no wolves. Photo courtesy Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry.
Lake Superior caribou helicoptered to island with no wolves
5 hours 2 min ago
Students from the David Billingsley School of Music and Arts perform on the drums during the 32nd annual State of Minnesota Martin Luther King, Jr. Day celebration at the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts in St. Paul on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. (John Autey / Pioneer Press)
Dayton, Smith criticize 'savages,' Trump during MLK Day event
5 hours 5 min ago
Aimee Schroeder combs the internet in her Stillwater office on January 9, 2018, looking for sex-for-sale ads that might involve children. Schroeder is an analyst with Washington County attorney's office, working with the East Metro Human Trafficking Task Force. Bob Shaw / Pioneer Press
Washington County group has suggestions on how you can fight sex trafficking
5 hours 41 min ago
Still among the most popular attractions at the Fair is Ye Old Mill. Construction of the ride began in 1913 and it opened to fairgoers in 1915.  Chris Polydoroff / Pioneer Press
After a century, family sells Minnesota State Fair fixture to State Fair
5 hours 43 min ago
Senate Investment Committee to make two stops in Bemidji
6 hours 8 min ago
UPDATED: Poor road conditions in Bemidji area result in 30 accidents, one fatal
6 hours 23 min ago
Firefighters from Alexandria and Garfield battle a fire in a house with multiple apartments in subzero temperatures Monday morning.  Lowell Anderson / Forum News Service
Woman, 19, dies in Alexandria apartment fire
7 hours 10 min ago
Crosby Police Chief Kim Coughlin Monday talks about Saturday's stabbing that left a 38-year-old woman dead at the Heartwood Senior Living Community.
Jennifer Stockinger / Forum News Service
Criminal charges expected Tuesday against stabbing suspect
7 hours 19 min ago
Council to hold public hearing on mobile home park closure
8 hours 37 min ago
Six names emerge for Bemidji Ward 4 appointment
9 hours 10 min ago
President Donald Trump arrives for dinner at Trump International Golf Club, in West Palm Beach, Fla., Jan. 14, 2018. Trump told reporters outside the club, “I’m not a racist. I’m the least racist person you will ever interview, that I can tell you,” and insisted that the derogatory comment attributed to him during an Oval Office meeting on immigration last week did not occur. (Al Drago/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President Trump visits Trump golf course
9 hours 45 min ago
Firefighters work to control a fire at 410 Fillmore Street in Alexandria early Monday, Jan. 15. Lowell Anderson / Forum News Service
One person missing after apartment building fire in Alexandria
13 hours 33 min ago
Jefferson Keel, a Native American Vietnam vet, who was awarded a Bronze Star, looks at an exhibit dedicated to Native American vets at the Museum of the American Indian. Washington Post photo by Michael Robinson Chavez.
Native American veterans will be honored with memorial on National Mall
16 hours 17 min ago
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