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White tail deer are expected to multiply fast as Minnesota's climate alters. Warmer winters means less snow, which means they will be able to forage for food more easily. Forum News Service file photo
Chronic wasting disease reported near Brainerd; Walz proposes $4.6M for rapid response
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Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg poses with other Justices of the United States Supreme Court during their official group photo at the Supreme Court on Nov. 30, 2018 in Washington.   Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Ginsburg returns to Supreme Court for first time since cancer surgery, spokeswoman says
1 hour 11 min ago
Brainerd's planning commission discusses potential changes to the city's zoning ordinances. Commission chair Donald Gorham (left), member Mike Duval and council liaison Jan Lambert talk with David Chanski, community development director. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd: Planning commission looks to update zoning regulations, promote economic development
1 hour 40 min ago
Campaign photo of Bill Weld (Wikimedia Commons).
Bill Weld, former Mass. governor, to challenge Trump for Republican presidential nomination
1 hour 48 min ago
President Donald Trump.  Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump declares national emergency at border
2 hours 48 min ago
The Pequot Lakes City Council met Tuesday, Feb. 5. Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes: Resident accuses council of harassment over yard
7 hours 40 min ago
Pequot Lakes maintenance worker Lance Ray drives the city's newest plow truck on Olson Road on Thursday, Feb. 7. Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
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Watch out for city snowplows - And be patient; they'll get to you
9 hours 40 min ago
February 14, 2019
As the Senate votes and passes the border security conference committee report, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi talks to journalists during her weekly media briefing on Capitol Hill in Washington on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019. The House will vote this evening. Washington Post photo by Melina Mara.
Budget deal pending; emergency still on table
17 hours 4 min ago
Former FBI official Andrew McCabe.  Washington Post photo by Jahi Chikwendiu
McCabe says he quickly opened FBI investigation of Trump for fear of being fired
17 hours 54 min ago
Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.), chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, in Washington, Feb. 8, 2019. While party insurgents plot to battle the entrenched establishment in 2020, the way Nadler handles the question of impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump may affect his primary. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
House Democrats to challenge Trump's emergency declaration
19 hours 57 min ago
Gov. Tim Walz, second from right, shares a laugh with Steve Erickson, right, and state Sen. John Jasinski, R-Faribault, outside Hanscom Motor Vehicle Office in Faribault on Thursday, Feb. 14. Getting a new plate for his truck has taken about a year and a half, Erickson said. The delays have been due to new state software that's been fraught with bugs. Jacob Swanson / Faribault Daily News
Walz visits southern Minnesota city to see MNLARS' software patch have successful debut
21 hours 10 min ago
Failures, flawed decisions spurred problems with MNLARS launch, report says
February 14, 2019 - 12:59pm
Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala. Bloomberg photo by Al Drago.
GOP senators optimistic Trump will sign border wall compromise
February 14, 2019 - 10:46am
Dale Lueck
Ruud, Lueck make push to slash taxes on charitable gambling
February 14, 2019 - 9:00am
Legislators respond to governor's Line 3 appeal
February 14, 2019 - 4:30am