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March 22, 2018
Minn. down 1,300 jobs in Feb.; jobless rate still drops to 3.2 percent
22 hours 40 min ago
Minnesota's State Capitol in St. Paul   Forum News Service file photo
Minnesota students plan local rally Saturday at State Capitol
22 hours 43 min ago
President Donald Trump attends a Greek Independence Day event at the White House in Washington, March 22, 2018. Shortly after the event, the White House said in a statement that Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, the national security adviser, would leave that post next month, to be replaced by John Bolton, who had been a United Nations ambassador in the George W. Bush administration. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Former Playboy model says Trump tried to pay her after being 'intimate'
23 hours 34 min ago
Visitors to the Minnesota Capitol building walk around 22 students who particpated in a "die in" Thursday, March 22, 2018, as a protest against lawmakers not considering gun control legislation. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Gun-control bills miss Minnesota legislative deadline
March 22, 2018 - 6:48pm
Minn. county takes farmland buffer strip law into own hands, finds huge success
March 22, 2018 - 6:01pm
National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster speaks to reporters during a briefing at the White House in Washington, Jan. 23, 2018. (Doug Mills/The New York Times Copyright 2018)
Trump replaces H.R. McMaster as national security adviser with John Bolton
March 22, 2018 - 5:54pm
Minnesota state Sens. Dave Senjem of Rochester, left, and Bill Ingebrigtsen of Alexandria talk in the Senate Thursday, March 22, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Lawmakers approve first bucket of MNLARS money
March 22, 2018 - 4:36pm
Cass County Board: Norikane delivers first annual report as auditor-treasurer
March 22, 2018 - 4:00pm
John M. Dowd in his Washington office in 2004, holding a baseball bat from the Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York. Washington Post photo by Susan Biddle.
Trump attorney John Dowd resigns amid shake-up in president's legal team
March 22, 2018 - 1:36pm
Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Brainerd City Council: City's transportation needs come into focus
March 22, 2018 - 11:57am
Sen. Carrie Ruud
Ruud named Nature Conservancy's 2017 Government Relations Award recipient
March 22, 2018 - 11:30am
Piprude told the board chronic and severe use of alcohol or controlled substances by a parent or person responsible for care of a child continues to be the most significant factor leading to children being placed in foster homes. Illustration
Cass County Board: Substance abuse 'most significant factor' in child protection
March 22, 2018 - 10:00am
Christopher Wylie, one of the founders of Cambridge Analytica and now a whistleblower who exposed how the data firm harvested data from millions of Facebook users, poses for a portrait Wednesday in a London law firm's office. MUST CREDIT: Photo for The Washington Post by Jake Naughton
'A ticking time bomb': How Cambridge Analytica's whistleblower became Facebook's unlikely foil
March 22, 2018 - 6:00am
The LT Cortesia container ship is unloaded at the Evergreen terminal of the Port of Los Angeles in San Pedro, California, on April 8, 2014.  Bloomberg photo by Patrick T. Fallon.
Lobbyists seek backdoor to deregulation through NAFTA talks
March 22, 2018 - 5:30am
Rep. Nolan co-sponsors introduce debt-free college bill
March 22, 2018 - 5:30am