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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
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
February 14, 2018
At the Coffee Shop, Ruth Erikstrup, Arthur Snow and Sammmy Trevis perform a musical number for the crowd in the East Ridge High School cafeteria. Joe Brown / RiverTown Multimedia
A match, some music and a show
February 14, 2018 - 8:17pm
City cites burdensome workload, abandoned requests for data initiatives
February 14, 2018 - 4:40pm
Woodbury sex trafficking sting yields charges against 18 people
February 14, 2018 - 3:19pm
Lake Elmo woman, 25, likely died of hypothermia along rural Cottage Grove Road
February 14, 2018 - 11:03am
February 13, 2018
Gov. Mark Dayton, left, and House Speaker Kurt Daudt take a 'selfie' before the start of a question and answer session on the upcoming Legislative session at the Minnesota State Senate Building on Tuesday, Feb, 13, 2018. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Dayton, legislative leaders: We get along just fine, thanks
February 13, 2018 - 6:46pm
Senate Minority Leader Tom Bakk (left) fields a reporter's question Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, at a pre-session briefing. Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka looks on. Michael Brun / Forum News Service
Path is clear to Lt. Gov. Fischbach's Senate seating, but lawmakers say a challenge could be coming
February 13, 2018 - 6:24pm
Former Woodbury teacher among sex trafficking arrests
February 13, 2018 - 7:49am
February 12, 2018
Voters in Cottage Grove Precinct 8 cast their votes in a Minnesota Senate special election Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, at the Washington County Service Center. Katie Nelson / Folrum News Service
Minnesota voters keep status quo in special legislative elections
February 12, 2018 - 10:06pm
February 9, 2018
St. Croix County Sheriff's Office investigative Sgt. Brandie Hart, New Richmond police Lt. Veronica Koehler and River Falls Deputy Chief Jon Aubart were among those joining Attorney General Brad Schimel at a Friday news conference in Hudson. He and others discussed a Super Bowl-timed sex sting in St. Croix County. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Attorney general outlines Super Bowl sex trafficking sting in St. Croix County
February 9, 2018 - 3:58pm
California woman sentenced for operating large-scale sex trafficking ring
February 9, 2018 - 1:44pm
Minnesota's political leaders do not always agree when they sit at the same table answering reporters' questions. Here, in a 2016 pre-session briefing, Gov. Mark Dayton, left, and House Speaker Kurt Daudt discuss a difference. They will be at the same table on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, previewing this year's legislative session. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Gov. Dayton, legislative leaders to answer questions together
February 9, 2018 - 11:50am
UW-River Falls Physics Professor Suruj Seunarine (left) and University of Chicago undergraduate Lindsay Berkhout walk back to the South Pole station from the IceCube Laboratory. Photo by Martin Rongen, IceCube/NSF.
UW-River Falls professor working at South Pole with undergrad
February 9, 2018 - 7:49am