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A teenager didn't come home. An iPhone app led her mother to a ravine
19 min 39 sec ago
June 16, 2019
Lija Greenseid prepares to draw insulin at her home in St. Paul, Minn. Greenseid, whose daughter has Type 1 diabetes, is organizing a group trip to Canada to buy insulin at one-tenth the U.S. cost. Photos for The Washington Post by Jenn Ackerman.
As insulin costs soar, American diabetics drive to Canada
16 hours 16 min ago
Musicians Bill and Kate Isles stand in a home workspace with plants that will eventually be part of a plant installation.  The Duluth couple launched Duluth Living Walls last year. He builds the pieces and she does the maintenance. “You have to be there with the plants, with your hands on them, or it won’t look the way it looks. I’m a real stickler,” she said.
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She plants and he builds: Couple starts plantscaping company
20 hours 31 min ago
Justin Forde, Midco senior director of government relations, left, and Justin Terwee, network engineer for Midco, stand atop the 190-foot-tall Thompson Farmers Co-op Elevator in Thompson,N.D. which serves as a transmission tower for Midco's fixed-wireless network and provides wireless broadband service throughout the Red River Valley. David Samson / The Forum
Next-generation wireless: Will some areas be left behind when 5G arrives in region?
June 16, 2019 - 8:00am
A game called Assist Ants is one of the offerings on Lumosity, a brain training app aimed at strengthening skills like memory, attention and speed.
Brain training: Play your way to a better memory and a stronger mind
June 16, 2019 - 7:00am
June 15, 2019
This year marks the third and final Destination Downtown Business Challenge with the contest's largest prize package to date of $65,000 for those with a dream of starting a business in downtown Brainerd.
Destination Downtown Launch Party set June 20
June 15, 2019 - 4:00pm
Target's parking lot has a host of containers stacked along the northern side of the parking area. The retailer was recently before the Baxter City Council seeking a permit to make changes. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Biz Buzz: Changes coming at Target
June 15, 2019 - 11:00am
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11 Minnesota nursing homes on federal 'secret' list of troubled facilities
June 15, 2019 - 10:45am
June 14, 2019
The Bayer AG logo sits on display behind silhouetted members of the management board during the company's annual general meeting in Bonn, Germany, on May 25, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Krisztian Bocsiplay button
Roundup is embroiled in cancer cases. Now its maker is putting $5 billion toward a new kind of weed killer
June 14, 2019 - 10:04am
June 13, 2019
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Documents show EPA concern over early draft of PolyMet permit
June 13, 2019 - 8:30pm
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Tyson Foods is getting into the business of plant-based meat
June 13, 2019 - 12:59pm
June 12, 2019
Gas pumps stand at a China Petroleum & Chemical Corp. (Sinopec) gas station in Hong Kong, China. Bloomberg photo by Anthony Kwan
Oil demand signals are flashing red as price dives toward $50
June 12, 2019 - 11:16am
Kevin Waslaski and his son, Logan, on June 3 were seeing the more common crucifer flea beetle (Phyllotreta cruciferae Goez) beetles on their canola, for which the seed treatment is more effective. The crucifer beetles iridescent blue sheen on the wing covers. They’re called “flea” beetles because they have enlarged rear legs that allow them to jump to escape, like fleas.  Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service / Agweek
Smoke in the air, eyes on the ground
June 12, 2019 - 7:30am
Katie Pinke had a mammogram May 9 from a mobile unit that travels to rural health care clinics. The results led her to needing additional screening and biopsies. Submitted photo
The Pinke Post: There is no shame in taking care of yourself
June 12, 2019 - 6:30am
June 11, 2019
Ben Pesek, general manager and owner of Kulm (N.D.) Service, says he has been able to retain much of the Titan Machinery team at Kulm, N.D., as he’s built a Kulm Service ag equipment service center. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
'Everyone's happy we're here'
June 11, 2019 - 7:00am
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