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Everyday John Fritz said he looks out his living room window of his St. Clair Avenue apartment, his home for the last 4 1/2 years, to railroad tracks and a bridge on Thursday, March 16, 2017 in St. Paul. "I watch the trains crawl by," he said. "It's a reminder of where I could be," he said. The self-described tramp and author of the self-published autobiography "Homeless is Not Hopeless." Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
'Housing first' solution helping homeless fight addiction, health issues
14 min 15 sec ago
Conference aims to help Native students graduate
2 hours 29 sec ago
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton complains on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, that Republicans who control the Legislature are considering shifting too much money away from needs such as education and health care. Don Davis / Forum News Serviceplay button
Tax breaks, spending, buffers all in a day's debate
2 hours 9 min ago
Police tapes off Parliament Square after reports of loud bangs, in London, Britain, March 22, 2017. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuthplay button
Five dead, around 40 injured in UK parliament 'terrorist' attack
2 hours 13 min ago
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle tell reporters Wednesday, March 22, 2017, that quick action is needed to get more than $100 million in federal transportation funds. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. transportation funding debate enters third verse
2 hours 22 min ago
Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. listens at his bail hearing on a kidnapping charge in Northeast Central District Court in Grand Forks on Dec. 4, 2003. Dave Wallis/ Forum News Service
Hearings postponed again in Rodriguez death penalty appeal
2 hours 26 min ago
Minnesota State says students need more emergency cash aid, food support, child care grants
3 hours 6 min ago
Dave Lambeth of Grand Forks took this photo Monday of Marv the peregrine perched atop the UND water tower. Lambeth also got a photo clearly showing the peregrine’s leg bands, which in turn confirmed the falcon as Marv. (Photo/ Dave Lambeth)
Peregrine falcon 'Marv' returns to eastern ND, looking for a mate
3 hours 50 min ago
Jason Fyten of Munger, a self-described boat nerd, waves at the outgoing Roger Blough while holding a "Boat Watcher" flag. The Blough, a laker, was the first ship of the season to depart the Twin Ports. Bob King / Forum News Serviceplay button
Freighter's departure kicks off 2017 shipping season in Lake Superior
4 hours 37 min ago
Brian Dutcher. Credit: La Crosse County Sheriff’s Department
Wisconsin man who threatened to kill Obama loses appeal
5 hours 26 min ago
Buffy Barrett snaps a selfie with Red Lake boys basketball team members Wednesday during a send-off for the state basketball tournament at Red Lake High School. The Warriors take on top-seeded Minneapolis North Thursday in an 11 a.m. quarterfinal game at Williams Arena. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
'A lot of history being made': Red Lake boys follow girls in trip to Class A state basketball tournament
5 hours 32 min ago
Minnesota’s Vanishing Landmarks presentation set for March 27
5 hours 40 min ago
Ladies Auxiliary Post 14 meeting
5 hours 41 min ago
The sun sets behind the Houses of Parliament after an attack on Westminster Bridge in London on March 22, 2017.      REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Trump offers U.S. cooperation, support after London attack
5 hours 42 min ago
Former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at an event marking the seventh anniversary of the passing of the Affordable Care Act outside the Capitol Building in Washington on March 22, 2017. REUTERS
Trump appears to be losing battle ahead of health care vote
6 hours 21 min ago
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