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April 20, 2018
SD senator keeping an eye on Missouri River levels
April 20, 2018 - 5:10pm
April 19, 2018
Dr. Maureen Hackett
Q&A with Howling for Wolves Founder Dr. Maureen Hackett
April 19, 2018 - 7:09am
April 11, 2018
Study: Minnesota ranks fourth in life expectancy
April 11, 2018 - 2:49pm
April 10, 2018
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A Minneapolis mystery: How did a mummified monkey end up in the rafters of a 116-year-old department store?
April 10, 2018 - 9:08pm
Two paddlers make their way down the Kawishiwi River near Ely. The group American Rivers has again named the Kawishiwi one of the 10 most endangered rivers in the U.S. because of the potential of polluted mine waste from the proposed Twin Metals copper mine. Forum News Service file photo
'America's Most Endangered Rivers' lists 2 in Minnesota
April 10, 2018 - 7:32pm
April 6, 2018
SD paleontologist set to uncover new species of ankylosaur
April 6, 2018 - 7:07pm
Former Fargo Sanford Medical Center President Dennis Millirons
Former Sanford president in Fargo dies unexpectedly
April 6, 2018 - 6:27pm
Rugby claims victory in center of North America trademark dispute
April 6, 2018 - 5:50pm
April 5, 2018
Zebra mussels are an aquatic invasive species that can cause problems on lakes by attaching to boat motors and boat hulls, docks, lifts, rocks and swimming areas. They can also clog irrigation intakes and other pipes. Submitted photo
Strategy for fighting invasive species: Slow the spread
April 5, 2018 - 6:14pm
April 4, 2018
Officials balance 3M settlement goals: drinking water and environmental upgrades
April 4, 2018 - 9:55pm
April 2, 2018
Professionals see a need to open up with kids about mental health
April 2, 2018 - 10:22pm
March 30, 2018
Animal Humane Society reported that the dogs -- including unweaned puppies -- were removed from a northeast Minnesota home on Wednesday and brought to the shelter in Golden Valley. (Animal Humane Society photo)
41 Chihuahuas removed from 'filthy conditions' in Minn. home
March 30, 2018 - 6:11pm
March 19, 2018
Scott Jensen of St. Anthony, Minn., shows off a 28.5-inch walleye he caught in June 2017 on Mille Lacs Lake.  Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Third consecutive catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Lake Mille Lacs
March 19, 2018 - 9:42pm
March 13, 2018
Tantoo Cardinal, an award-winning actress and Metis environmental activist, talks with a reporter Tuesday, March 13, in Bemidji before speaking at Red Lake's Seven Clans Casino. Cardinal grew up in the tar sands region of Alberta, Canada, and addressed the dangers of oil pipelines in her talk. Cardinal is best known for her roles in "Dancing with Wolves" and "Legends of the Fall." Jordan Shearer / Forum News Service
Actress, environmental activist Tantoo Cardinal talks tar sands in Red Lake
March 13, 2018 - 6:36pm
March 5, 2018
Jan Malcolm, commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Health, and Randal Richardson, pediatric neurologist with Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare in St. Paul, announced Monday that spinal muscular atrophy has been added to the newborn screening panel in Minnesota. They are standing next to a photo of Evie Keister, who died of the rare neuromuscular disease in 2014 at the age of two. (Photo courtesy Minnesota Department of Health)
Evie's legacy: More babies to be screened for spinal muscular atrophy
March 5, 2018 - 9:12pm