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Three girls under 10 found slain in Maryland home
47 min 10 sec ago
Some workers in the Capitol and other Minnesota government buildings will receive raises of at least 2 percent this year and 2018 if the administration and Legislature approve a contract agreement that could affect 30,000. Don Davis /  Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Minimum wage automatically heads up
1 hour 56 min ago
Susan Bro, mother of Heather Heyer, speaks at Heyer’s memorial service at the Paramount Theater in Charlottesville, Va., Aug. 16, 2017. Heyer was run down by a car during violent clashes on Saturday at an opposition to a rally against the removal of a statue of the Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. (Andrew Shurtleff/Pool via The New York Times)
Susan Bro, the mother of slain Charlottesville protester Heather Heyer, says she has received death threats
2 hours 10 min ago
A clouded leopard at the Nashville Zoo, where the public will watch the animals for reactions to the eclipse. Veterinarian Woc Colburn thinks some animals such as lemurs, clouded leopards and kangaroos may begin to exhibit nighttime habits when totality hits, whether that's waking up, going to sleep or lining up for a feeding. MUST CREDIT: Courtesy of Nashville Zoo.
During the solar eclipse, animals will be confused
2 hours 20 min ago
White House Chief Strategist Stephen Bannon speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland, U.S., February 23, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts /File Photo
Steve Bannon out as Trump's chief strategist
3 hours 28 min ago
Rescue personnel cordon the place where several people were stabbed, at Turku Market Square, Finland August 18, 2017. LEHTIKUVA/Roni Lehti via REUTERS
Finnish police say two dead, six hospitalized after stabbings
4 hours 36 min ago
A 9-year-old boy is dead and a 10-year-old girl is injured after a UTV rollover north of Millerville on Thursday, Aug. 17. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
9-year-old boy dies after UTV rollover accident in Douglas County, Minn.
6 hours 1 sec ago
Homes evacuated near Paynesville after semi hauling hazardous materials catches fire
6 hours 13 min ago
An impromptu memorial is seen a day after a van crashed into pedestrians at Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Spain August 18, 2017. REUTERS/Susana Vera
Tillerson says one American dead in Spain attack
6 hours 26 min ago
A woman holds a sign that reads "I sing today for those voices that you have dared to shut up. We are not afraid" while observing a minute of silence at Placa de Catalunya, a day after a van crashed into pedestrians at Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Spain August 18, 2017. REUTERS/Susana Vera
Barcelona reels under coordinated attacks that claim more than a dozen lives
7 hours 27 min ago
Nicole Phillips writes about residents of a senior living complex who have started decorating a tree that one wheelchair-bound resident stares at all day so he has something interesting to look at. Special to Forum News Service
A tree full of kindness
10 hours 24 min ago
August 17, 2017
Gary Waller
Gary Waller, Glensheen investigator and sheriff, dies
16 hours 26 min ago
Construction and school district leaders showed some Bemidji Area Schools staff around the future site of Gene Dillon Elementary on Thursday. The school has been under construction since the ground began to soften this spring and school district leaders expect to have it ready before the 2018-19 school year. (Joe Bowen | Bemidji Pioneer)
Looking to the future: Bemidji Area Schools staff tour future Gene Dillon Elementary site
17 hours 41 min ago
President Donald Trump leaves for vacation in Bedminster, New Jersey, boarding the Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House, in Washington, D.C., United States of America on Aug, 4, 2017. (Ting Shen/Xinhua News Agency/Sipa USA)
‘I hope Trump is assassinated,’ Missouri lawmaker writes, and quickly regrets
18 hours 43 min ago
Kathy Newman (left) and David Lehman watch their dog, Centa, Thursday while searching for John Greenwaldt in the Buffalo Hills area of Brainerd. Greenwaldt was last seen on the Fourth of July in downtown Brainerd.Steve Kohls/ Forum News Serviceplay button
Search uncovers body of missing 29-year-old man in Brainerd
19 hours 5 min ago
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