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January 18, 2019
Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer to U.S. President Donald Trump, arrives at federal court with his daughter Samantha Cohen, left, in New York on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018.   Bloomberg photo by Peter Foley
Democrats vow investigations into report that Trump directed Cohen to lie to Congress
January 18, 2019 - 7:49pm
Essentia Health-Central President Adam Rees (left) gives an update Tuesday, Jan. 15, to the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners at the committee of the whole meeting about Crow Wing Energized's latest efforts to improve the health and wellness of county residents. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing Energized promotes Health & Wellness Summit
January 18, 2019 - 12:17pm

The electrolier illuminated the dome of the Minnesota State Capitol building on the first day of the 2019 legislative session, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019. Michael Longaecker / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Walz urges gun control vote, marijuana groups clash at Capitol in 2nd week of session
January 18, 2019 - 11:20am
FILE -- U.S. Special Forces troops near Manbij, Syria, on Feb. 7, 2018. The pending withdrawal from Syria is the latest example of a broader American disengagement from the Middle East. Russia and Iran are filling the void. (Mauricio Lima/The New York Times/Copyright 2019)
Pentagon identifies three of the four Americans killed in Syria suicide bombing
January 18, 2019 - 10:51am
Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer to U.S. President Donald Trump, arrives at federal court with his daughter Samantha Cohen, left, in New York on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018.   Bloomberg photo by Peter Foley
Trump reportedly told Michael Cohen to lie. His own attorney general pick testified that's a crime.
January 18, 2019 - 9:32am
Graphic from the Tobacco 21 website at - https://tobacco21.org
Pine River-Backus School District: Board declares support for tobacco age change
January 18, 2019 - 6:00am
Sen. Carrie Ruud
Ruud introduces bill to protect Environment and Natural Resource Trust Fund
January 18, 2019 - 5:00am
January 17, 2019
President Donald Trump speaks to reporters as he departs the White House en route to the American Farm Bureau's annual convention in Kenner, La., on Monday morning, Jan. 14, 2019. (Sarah Silbiger/The New York Times/Copyright 2019)
Trump promises defenses to shoot down all missiles, 'anywhere, anytime'
January 17, 2019 - 7:32pm
Cass County Board: County officials get refresher on state laws
January 17, 2019 - 6:00pm
Mental health specialist Ted Matthews testifies about farmer mental health in front of a Minnesota House committee on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. Efforts to allocate more money for farmers' counselors failed that year. Don Davis / Forum News Service file photo
Lone counselor for farmers faces long drives, longer call sheets
January 17, 2019 - 4:54pm
Forum News Service photo by Don Davis
How will the shutdown hurt Minnesota? The longer it drags on, the worse it could be
January 17, 2019 - 3:58pm
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a Democrat from California, center, has asked President Trump to make his upcoming State of the Union speech from the Oval Office due to security concerns. Republicans say it's a bogus claim. Bloomberg photo by Al Drago
Trump fires back at Pelosi, says he's 'postponing' her overseas travel
January 17, 2019 - 2:45pm
2019 stormwater project in the Greenwood Road area, off Cypress Drive and just north of College Road.
Baxter City Council: Takes second look at high assessment costs
January 17, 2019 - 2:00pm
TSA workers pick up food and other items at a temporary pantry at the police training facility at the Tampa [Florida] International Airport on Jan. 14, 2019.  Photo for The Washington Post by Eve Edelheit
TSA says financial stress of shutdown is forcing growing number of officers to stay home
January 17, 2019 - 12:09pm
Greater Minnesota groups to get $1.5 million to grow child care access
January 17, 2019 - 11:19am