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3 Minn. teens arrested after 2 school threats
45 min 2 sec ago
(Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Woman arrested after driving into White House barrier was convicted last year of trying to climb fence
3 hours 21 min ago
Minnesota Senator Al Franken speaks to supporters at the Machine Shop Event space in Minneapolis on Thursday, Dec. 28. He scheduled the event to say "thank you" and tell Minnesotans that his voice won't be quieted despite his resignation amidst sexual abuse allegations. His last day in office will be Jan. 2.  He will be replaced by Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith. (Pioneer Press / John Autey)
Al Franken: What's next? 'I'm not quite ready to answer yet.'
4 hours 55 min ago
A student boards a Reichert Bus Friday morning on Crow Wing County Highway 13, east of Nisswa. Brainerd schools were delayed for two hours because of the heavy snow, which fell overnight and into Friday morning. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
A one-two punch: As Brainerd residents dig out Friday, potential for more snow Saturday
5 hours 4 min ago
Six arrested in separate drug busts in Red Lake
5 hours 19 min ago
West Fargo Police Sgt. Terry Styf (left) talks Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, with Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., about a GPS locator system that can help find people who go missing. (Ryan Johnson / Forum News Service)
Klobuchar backs bill to help locate missing people with Alzheimer's, autism
5 hours 33 min ago
Rolando Ortiz.  Chicago Police Department
Chicago man's toddler was keeping him up, so he nearly decapitated the child, police say
6 hours 51 min ago
Rolando Ortiz. MUST CREDIT: Chicago Police Department
Man's toddler was keeping him up, so he nearly decapitated the child, police say
6 hours 52 min ago
Squaw Lake man sentenced in meth case
6 hours 52 min ago
Brainerd Parks and Recreation Board to meet
8 hours 18 min ago
Marjory Stoneman Douglas student Madisyn Menthaca, 15, places roses on the memorials on a hillside with her mother, Kelly Savino, where 17 students and teachers were killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in the second-deadliest shooting at a U.S. public school. MUST CREDIT: Jonathan Newton
Why didn't the officer rush into Florida's Parkland school mass shooting?
8 hours 29 min ago
Heather Austen watches a laser show Thursday at the Forestview Middle School Planetarium in Baxter with her sons Jonny Clarke (left) and Kage Anderson. Laser shows, tied to music, continue Friday, Feb. 23, and Saturday and March 1-3. Go to fmsplanetarium.com for more information. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Forestview Planetarium ties laser show to music
8 hours 48 min ago
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A little girl saw an emotional-support dog on a plane. It went for her face.
8 hours 55 min ago
Wayne LaPierre, the National Rifle Association chief, on stage to speak at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, in National Harbor, Md., Feb. 22, 2018. LaPierre, speaking publicly Thursday for the first time since last week’s deadly school shooting, defended gun ownership while criticizing the news media, Democrats and the FBI. (Pete Marovich/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
More companies are cutting ties with gun lobby as #BoycottNRA movement gains steam
9 hours 8 min ago
Rick Gates, a longtime protégé and junior partner of Donald Trump's presidential campaign chairman Paul Manafort, arrives to the E. Barrett Prettyman federal court in Washington, Feb. 23, 2018. Gates, who was indicted by the special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election, is expected to plead guilty on Friday, according to people familiar with his plea agreement, a move that signals he is cooperating with the investigation. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Former Trump campaign official Rick Gates plans to plead guilty to 2 charges
9 hours 13 min ago
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