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August 20, 2017
This Virginia Confederate battle flag was captured by Pvt. Marshall Sherman of the First Minnesota Regiment at the bloody and brutal Battle of Gettysburg in 1863. (St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Minnesota has a Confederate symbol -- and it's going to keep it
8 hours 25 min ago
Gov. Mark Dayton
Dayton to remain on Council of Governors
19 hours 28 min ago
Figures from law enforcement and addiction treatment specialists in North Dakota and Minnesota show that meth remains the most commonly used hard drug in the region, with popularity levels surpassing those seen in the early 2000s.
Meth still region's drug of choice, and it's gaining popularity
19 hours 28 min ago
Spencer Wesche (left) waits to record data as MacKenzie Mullin measures the diameter of a white cedar on the Fond du Lac Reservation on Aug. 15, 2017. The two are involved in a study to determine what food is available for elk if the species is reintroduced into Carlton and southern St. Louis counties. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Researchers finding ample elk habitat in areas near Duluth
19 hours 28 min ago
August 19, 2017
New view of achievement gap: Lawsuit spurs Twin Cities superintendents to change their approach to improving education equity
August 19, 2017 - 8:05pm
Motorcycle rider dies after crashing into ditch near McIntosh, Minn.
August 19, 2017 - 7:51pm
Danielle Oxendine Molliver stands near Lake Superior in Duluth recently. Oxendine Molliver resigned from the state Dept. of Commerce on July 24. She was brought in as a tribal liaison in the spring, in advance of the 22 public meetings on Enbridge's proposed line 3. She thought it was laudable when she was hired but in short order, she became disillusioned. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Origin of an activist: Tribal liaison leaves pipeline review, controversy in her wake
August 19, 2017 - 3:04pm
Tyler Kolness of Hendrum, Minn., and his friends from New Zealand, Matt Sargent-Clarke, 25, and Cory Nordick, 26, are taking Silver, a revamped school bus, to Casper, Wyo., to see the total solar eclipse before heading farther west to Oregon. Kim Hyatt/ The Forum
Many locals going the distance to see total eclipse
August 19, 2017 - 10:50am
August 18, 2017
Minnesota Vikings offensive lineman Alex Boone was out of Friday night's game with Seattle with a bad knee.  USA Today Sports photo
Vikings down two starters on offensive line, two in secondary
August 18, 2017 - 9:26pm
Police respond to a Verizon cellphone store robbery on Thursday.  St. Paul Pioneer Press photo
Alleged robber shot at Minnesota cellphone store identified
August 18, 2017 - 9:19pm
Cameron Dailey-Ruddy in March during his first year-long tour at Antarctica's McMurdo Station. He shared this selfie on Instagram, captioning it with, "...chasing down penguins. Truly living my best life this winter." Special to The Forum
Moorhead native going back to Antarctica sets goal of visiting 50 countries by age 30
August 18, 2017 - 7:20pm
Minnesota Twins relief pitcher Buddy Boshers gets a fist bump from Minnesota Twins catcher Mitch Garver after the Twins beat the Baltimore Orioles, 13-2, in  a Spring Training game at Hammond Field in Fort Myers, Florida on Saturday, March 5, 2016. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Twins call up Mitch Garver to replace injured Robbie Grossman
August 18, 2017 - 7:00pm
No arrests yet in murder of southwest Minnesota woman in her home two years later
August 18, 2017 - 6:16pm
Bankruptcies
August 18, 2017 - 6:00pm
Regional, U.S. background checks for guns down from last year, up historically
August 18, 2017 - 4:52pm