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Duluth News Tribune outdoors writer Sam Cook holds a lake trout he caught on Basswood north of Ely while doing an outdoors story for the newspaper. Cook will retire from outdoors writing at the newspaper on Friday. (Kelly Murphy photo)
Sam Cook paddles into retirement: After 38 years as the Duluth News Tribune’s outdoors writer, Cook hangs up his notebook
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April 18, 2018
State Auditor Rebecca Otto, pictured here in a file photo from 2017, sued three Minnesota counties for using outside auditing services. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota Supreme Court allows counties to pick financial auditors
April 18, 2018 - 5:36pm
April 13, 2018
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Texts, court documents show custody battle over murdered Fergus Falls boy
April 13, 2018 - 9:22pm
March 14, 2018
More than 40 Red Lake students head back to class on Wednesday, March 14, after attending a walkout in front of the school. The event was one of several held in the area and throughout the country to protest gun violence in schools. The walkout marked a month since the large-scale high school shooting in Parkland, Fla. March 21 also marks the 13th anniversary of the shooting at Red Lake High School that claimed the lives of eight people, including the shooter. Jordan Shearer / Forum News Service
At Red Lake, site of a 2005 school shooting, walkout carries deep significance
March 14, 2018 - 5:16pm
March 10, 2018
Students from across the Twin Cities marched down Marshall Avenue from St. Paul Central High School to the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul to demonstrate against gun violence Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
School security: Is there such thing as too much?
March 10, 2018 - 5:18pm
March 8, 2018
White Earth Secretary-Treasurer Tara Mason, left, lost a close censure vote Thursday at a special meeting of the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe Executive Committee in Mahnomen. Submitted photo
Chippewa tribal board votes to censure White Earth secretary-treasurer, exonerates chairman
March 8, 2018 - 8:57pm
March 6, 2018
Bemidji high school students plan 17 acts of kindness, safety forum instead of walkout
March 6, 2018 - 6:43pm
March 4, 2018
Majeed Haruna Agure has been living over the past month in the Booth Center, a large homeless shelter in Winnipeg. Agure, who is seeking refugee status in Canada, walked in January over the border between Manitoba and North Dakota to complete a journey he started in Brazil. (Andrew Haffner / Forum News Service)play button
Troubled trek: Asylum-seekers’ journey took them through frozen fields to Winnipeg homeless shelter
March 4, 2018 - 7:05am
February 20, 2018
Calling it a 'disruption' to education, Bemidji superintendent cancels walkout event against gun violence
February 20, 2018 - 7:53pm
February 5, 2018
A truck went through a business building on Bemidji Avenue and 11th Street Northwest on Monday evening, Feb. 5, in Bemidji, Minn. Police said more information would be released on the accident on Tuesday morning. (Jillian Gandsey | Forum News Service)
Truck drives into building in Bemidji, Minn.
February 5, 2018 - 9:51pm
February 4, 2018
Spaces between us: Racial disparities persist in ND, Minnesota
February 4, 2018 - 8:30am
January 30, 2018
Removing Chief Wahoo only a small step, Bemidji-area American Indian leaders say
January 30, 2018 - 8:59pm
January 20, 2018
The main house on the former Denny Hecker estate near Crosslake. Minn., features a center outdoor fireplace on the lakeside deck. Renee Richardson / Forum News Service
Disgraced Minn. auto mogul's former northern lakes home provides a glimpse of the top-end market
January 20, 2018 - 8:55am
January 18, 2018
Becky Barnes is pictured digging out a rib, next to a cast bone, her jug of sun tea, and supplies at a dig held near Bismarck. (Photo courtesy of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources)
North Dakota Geological Survey announces public fossil dig dates
January 18, 2018 - 4:24am
January 17, 2018
Union Pacific increasing track speed in Bigelow
January 17, 2018 - 9:46am
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