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Minnesota lawmakers plan to wrap up special session Thursday as hundreds protest

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Hundreds gathered in the Minnesota Capitol Wednesday, May 24, 2017, to urge Gov. Mark Dayton to veto bills funding the $46 billion state budget. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers plan to wrap up special session Thursday as hundreds protest
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People gather for the celebration for Bob Dylan's 76th birthday at his childhood home in Duluth Wednesday afternoon, May 24. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Fans gather to celebrate Dylan’s 75th birthday at his childhood home in Duluth
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Sawyer Mohamad, 4, has a great view of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles from mother Donna Aubrey's shoulders on Wednesday at the Paul Bunyan Communications annual cooperative celebration. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
All smiles: Paul Bunyan Communications hosts annual fish fry (video, photos)
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The Northwest Indian Community Development Center hosted its first-ever GED diploma graduation ceremony on Wednesday at the new location, 1819 Bemidji Ave. N. Five graduates attended the ceremony, but seven received diplomas this year. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Congratulations, graduates: NICDC hosts GED diploma ceremony
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Alerus Center in Grand Forks.
Grand Forks Alerus Center negotiations with Spectra hit snag over potential Fargodome conflicts
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Maddi Runkles, a senior at Heritage Academy, a private Christian school, will not be allowed to walk during the upcoming graduation ceremony because she is pregnant. CREDIT: Photo courtesy of Jessica Klick
Teen banned from graduation 'not because she is pregnant but because she was immoral'
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A spotted wing drosophila fruit fly, here held captive inside a glass container, will be used in an experiment at UMD to determine the effectiveness of several different kinds of traps. Bob King / Forum News Service
UMD lab helping combat raspberry-devouring pest
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Time of the ticks: Risk of tick-borne diseases high in the state
2 hours 14 min ago
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FBI agent from Minnesota who tracked down Versace serial killer dies at 71
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Minnesota House members visit senators on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. In front, Rep. Jason Metsa of Virginia leans over to talk to Sen. David Tomassoni while Rep. Dean Urdahl of Grove City chats with Sen. David Senjem of Rochester. Don Davis / Forum News Service
$1 billion, bipartisan Minnesota bonding bill for mostly construction projects ready to go
2 hours 43 min ago
Minnesota city police say they shot armed man on disc golf course
3 hours 12 min ago
Sanford and Greater Bemidji eye youth sports complex, wellness center
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Jonathan, 57, looks over his tablet after picking it up at Metro Transit police headquarters in Minneapolis on Monday, May 22, 2017, after he was robbed of it on the Green Line on May 5. (Pioneer Press / Mara H. Gottfried)
Officer asks 16-year-old robbery suspect if he knows person in surveillance photo. 'That's me,' he says, then gets arrested
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Walmart to ban woman who told customer to 'go back to Mexico,' called another the n-word
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Charges: Worker secretly recorded women in bathroom of Minnesota restaurant
4 hours 23 min ago
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