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February 24, 2018
Sophomore Trevor Caflisch competed at the state nordic ski meet at Giants Ridge in Biwabik, Minn., and took 133rd.  Here he is pictured at a race earlier in the season. Photo courtesy of Shannon Caflisch
Trevor Caflisch competes at state nordic skiing tournament
February 24, 2018 - 8:00am
February 23, 2018
Americans Jessica Diggins, left, and Kikkan Randall celebrate winning the gold medal in the ladies' cross-country skiing team sprint freestyle final during the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games at Alpensia Cross-Country Centre. Soobum Im / USA TODAY Sports
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
February 23, 2018 - 5:34pm
Gum disease, what causes it, how to prevent it
February 23, 2018 - 2:11pm
Minnesota state Rep. Rod Hamilton says on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, that he would like to expand state programs that help provide fresh fruit and vegatables to schools. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Lawmakers say meetings can help fight childhood hunger
February 23, 2018 - 11:39am
Senior Kayla Boogren led the girls' team with a 21st overall finish and earned all-state honorable mention. Photo courtesy of Lauren Kiesel Photography
Hastings alpine ski teams finish fourth and sixth at state
February 23, 2018 - 7:49am
February 22, 2018
Junior Luke Chamberlain gets the pin against Eagan to send Hastings back to the team state tournament. Photo courtesy of Sarah Wasvick
Hastings Raiders wrestling team returns to state!
February 22, 2018 - 10:28am
February 21, 2018
Windom, Minn., Mayor Dominic Jones tells reporters Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, that his city cannot afford to build a $15 million sewage treatment plant without state help. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Cities say they need state money to meet water rules
February 21, 2018 - 5:38pm
President Eric Kaler of the University of Minnesota says on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, that construction projects he wants on his campuses involve repairs, not new facilities. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'No new bright, shiny objects' in U of M bonding request
February 21, 2018 - 3:31pm
Minnesota Senate President Michelle Fischbach, also the state lieutenant governor, presides over the Senate on opening day of the session on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. Democrats say Fischbach, a Republican, cannot hold both offices. David Oakes / Senate photographer
New suit against Fishbach may depend on election timing
February 21, 2018 - 10:31am
February 20, 2018
Karla Bigham. Submitted photo
WATCH: Bigham gets sworn in
February 20, 2018 - 10:41am
Sydney Radke and Addie Buck are recognized by Rep. Tony Jurgens for helping to save the life of a man who collapsed in his driveway while clearing snow. Photo courtesy of Jason Wenisch
Hastings students experience whirlwind after saving man
February 20, 2018 - 8:24am
February 16, 2018
Light from a Bear Paw Guides fishing shack reflects on the ice of Upper Red Lake on Jan. 27, 2015. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
The science of winter: Ice more complex than just frozen water
February 16, 2018 - 1:37pm
Senate Minority Leader Tom Bakk of Cook is center of attention as he answers a reporter's question during a Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, Forum News Service-sponsored pre-session briefing. From left are Bakk, Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, Gov. Mark Dayton, House Speaker Kurt Daudt and House Minority Leader Melissa Hortman. David Oakes / Minnesota Senate photographer
Minnesota lawmakers must pass own budget, but not much work mandatory
February 16, 2018 - 10:44am
Pierce County Health Department WI WINS Coordinator Angela Hines (left) with BP AMCO Prescott store manager Naomi Estes. Submitted photo
Health briefs: Tobacco sales to minors decrease in Pierce County; Severe winter weather, flu disrupting blood donations
February 16, 2018 - 10:24am
Not all lakes and rivers with thin ice have these warning signs. Experts say people who go onto ice should check its depth regularly to make sure it is safe. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources photo
'He was to the point of giving up.' Behind the numbers, trends emerge in MN ice fatalities
February 16, 2018 - 8:36am