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The big chew: Goats deployed to Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park to eat invasive shrubs
Minnesota roundup: Family of 4 found safe, but parents arrested; Biden to make campaign stop in northern Minnesota
Newport City Council rejects TIF vote, new vote set for Nov. 3
Newport City Council to fast-track Red Rock Village TIF district
Residents upset over BNSF parking lot plan
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Volleyball: Park sweeps Highland Park to start section tournament
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Football: Wolfpack rolls at North in regular season finale
Football: Royals upset Raptors in regular season finale
Crowd gathers to support Oktoberfest for Friends in Need Food Shelf
Bailey Nurseries chairman wins conservation award
Banking on Oktoberfest: Oct. 16 fundraiser in Cottage Grove helps Friends in Need Food Shelf's bottom line
Films in Five Festival gets "bigger and better"
Fans flock to Films in Five Festival in Cottage Grove
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Forum Communications Co. editorial endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
Letter to the editor: Lewis not part of establishment
Letter to the editor: Schoen gets work done, gets results
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Real Estate Showcase
Still little evidence for removal of symptom-free wisdom teeth
Although removal of wisdom teeth is very common, there are no studies that show a benefit to taking them out when they are not causing pain or...
September 26, 2016 - 6:00am
September 25, 2016
1 dead, 1 hospitalized after shooting on St. Paul's East Side
ST. PAUL, Minn.—St. Paul police are investigating an East Side shooting that killed one woman and sent another to a hospital on Sunday...
September 25, 2016 - 1:06pm
September 24, 2016
Missing for 27 years, Jacob Wetterling's disappearance remained a mystery
ST. CLOUD — The question lingered for nearly 27 years. Investigators internalized it. Patty Wetterling repeated it hundreds, perhaps thousands,...
September 24, 2016 - 7:00am
September 23, 2016
Report: Garnett will retire, ending comeback run with Wolves
MINNEAPOLIS—Kevin Garnett's second run with the Minnesota Timberwolves has ended, the Minneapolis Star Tribune is reporting, citing a league...
September 23, 2016 - 4:02pm
Mom who hid daughters on western Minnesota horse farm going to prison for 8 months
ST. PAUL — A Stillwater woman who took her two daughters to western Minnesota to keep them from their father in Lakeville will serve nearly...
September 23, 2016 - 7:00am
September 22, 2016
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
MINNEAPOLIS — Winter is coming, but injury season has already arrived. ACLs are tearing like there is no tomorrow in San Diego. Cleveland...
September 22, 2016 - 5:00pm
September 21, 2016
Report: Peterson opts for surgery, may miss rest of season
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson told ESPN on Wednesday that he will have surgery Thursday to repair a torn meniscus in his right...
September 21, 2016 - 11:15am
Charges: Man with condoms, Rice Krispie Bars frightens child in St. Paul Kmart dressing room
ST. PAUL — A St. Paul man was accused of crawling under the dividing wall of a Kmart changing room, terrifying the 8-year-old girl who was...
News/crime and courts
September 21, 2016 - 9:47am
September 20, 2016
Volleyball: Strong play leads to East Ridge sweep of Woodbury
Playing Woodbury always seems to bring out the best in East Ridge. The Raptors filed another chapter in their recent dominance of the cross-town...
September 20, 2016 - 11:13pm
Minnesota set to up its fight against opioid abuse with $2.5 million in federal funding
ST. PAUL — Minnesota is about to increase its campaign warning about the dangers of pain killers known as opioids. State officials also plan to work with medical and pharmaceutical professionals about the risks of overprescribing the drugs. The state announced Monday, Sept....
September 20, 2016 - 5:00pm
September 19, 2016
Man shooting at squirrels puts Farmington schools on lockdown
FARMINGTON, Minn. — A man shooting at squirrels with a pellet gun on his property caused confusion Monday morning in Farmington as authorities...
September 19, 2016 - 12:52pm
UPDATE: Five Farmington schools placed in "modified lockdown" in response to police incident
Five Farmington schools were placed on modified lockdown for about 20 minutes while police were searching for an active shooter around 9:30 a.m....
September 19, 2016 - 10:50am
Islamic State says Minnesota mall stabbing carried out by 'soldier'
ST. CLOUD, Minn. --- A man who stabbed nine people at a mall in central Minnesota before he was shot dead is a "soldier of the Islamic State," the militant group's news agency said on Sunday, as the FBI investigated the attack as a potential act of terrorism. The man, who was wearing...
September 19, 2016 - 10:16am
September 18, 2016
Suspect dead, 8 injured after mall stabbings in Minnesota
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—Eight people were injured and the suspect died at Crossroads Center on Saturday after an attack reported about 8:15 p.m. St....
September 18, 2016 - 10:52am
September 15, 2016
Charges: Minnesota Uber driver takes teen girl to apartment for ‘quick sex’
MINNEAPOLIS — A Minneapolis girl says an Uber driver took her to a West St. Paul apartment instead of her own home in hopes of having “quick...
News/crime and courts
September 15, 2016 - 1:48pm