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Barry and Joan Fust of Shooter's Bar and Grill in Appleton, Minn., will be serving as team captains on Crew 52, helping lead the 10,000 volunteers serving as hosts for the 1 million visitors expected for the Super Bowl Live celebrations leading up to Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis on Feb. 4, 2018. (Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service)
Skol, Super Bowl
35 min 44 sec ago
Mitchell-Hamline hybrid law students Brian Kennedy and Briana al Taqatqa are pictured in the school's auditorium on Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (Matthew Weber / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
First graduates emerge from Minnesota's 'hybrid' law school
37 min 35 sec ago
Margaret Ann Hansen. Cass County Jail / Special to Forum News Service
Boyfriend’s grandma accused of harboring runaway after missing 13-year-old girl found in West Fargo
55 min 51 sec ago
Four-year-old Avelyn Coumbe-Guida serves a beverage to one of the hundreds of attendees at the annual community Thanksgiving meal on Thursday. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Helping hands: Volunteers help serve more than 600 during community meal
3 hours 24 min ago
Willmar has a strong industrial base and falls short of affordable housing. This 28-unit townhome development, known as Westwind, helps ease the problem. Submitted photo.
Greater Minnesota housing problem: too much risk
4 hours 47 min ago
This slide from a presentation by David Schornnack shows the major employers in Perham, Minn. They are working to build new homes for employees.
Perham a poster child for workforce housing needs
5 hours 2 min ago
Packing plant offers temporary homes to new employees
5 hours 55 min ago
Sibley Park Apartments, a 60-unit complex in Mankato, Minn., is one of many buildings constructed in recent years to help reduce a shortage of homes for greater Minnesota workers. (Submitted photo)
Greater Minnesota has jobs, but not enough homes
5 hours 56 min ago
BBB of Minnesota and North Dakota offers Black Friday tips
13 hours 40 min ago
August Tarlizzo, 10, Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, and his classmates at Scandia Elementary School like to play football during recess. But without lines marking sidelines and endzone of the football field, he said it could be hard to keep track of who was in and out of bounds and whether touchdowns counted. (Jean Pieri / Pioneer Press)
Minn. students practice persuasion on the guy at the top: the superintendent
14 hours 30 min ago
November 22, 2017
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers may again consider using dredged sand from the Duluth-Superior Harbor shipping lanes to "nourish" beaches on the Lake Superior side of Minnesota Point in Duluth, as occurred in this 2009 photo. High water levels have spurred erosion problems made worse by big storms. (Minnesota DNR photo)
Dredged sand may bolster Duluth beach eroded by high level of Lake Superior
20 hours 35 min ago
Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) at a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 18, 2017. Many voters in Minnesota were not ready to demand Franken’s resignation after he became the latest public figure to be accused of mistreating women, even after aiming the same call at two state legislators accused of sexual harassment earlier this month. (Tom Brenner/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them
23 hours 42 min ago
White Earth Secretary-Treasurer Tara Mason, left, celebrates with District II Representative Kathy Goodwin after the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe Tribal Executive Committee exonerated Mason during a censure meeting Nov. 22 at the Shooting Star Event Center in Mahnomen. Submitted photo.
White Earth Tribe secretary-treasurer exonerated
November 22, 2017 - 7:58pm
A memorial marks the spot in Minneapolis where University of St. Thomas student Ria Patel died, two days after the crash in which the 20-year-old Eden Prairie woman was killed, on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017. Lisa Legge / Pioneer Press
Holiday DWI enforcement in Minnesota kicks off statewide
November 22, 2017 - 7:54pm
Father Fernando Sayasaya teaches Beginning English Grammar to teenagers during summer session at De La Salle University in Manila, Philippines.  He is a fugitive with a rape case pending involving a young boy.  File photo
Philippines to extradite ex-priest accused of abusing two North Dakota boys
November 22, 2017 - 7:14pm
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