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January 22, 2017
Demonstrators gathered outside of St. Paul College before the Women's March Minnesota in St. Paul on Saturday, Jan 21, 2017, where an estimated 60,000 people rallied in solidarity to stand up for women's rights in light of the inauguration of Donald Trump. (Special to the Pioneer Press: Liam James Doyle)play button
Nearly 100,000 join Women's March in St. Paul as crowd estimate moves up
13 hours 36 min ago
Minnesota may gain "mild" days in spring, fall
19 hours 6 min ago
January 21, 2017
Bemidji State University President Faith Hensrud said failure to secure additional funding could have to rely on reserve funds that would otherwise be used for to develop programs and as a rainy day fund. (Forum News Service file photo)
Minnesota State students, faculty prioritize affordability
January 21, 2017 - 6:00pm
Minnesota House Higher Education Chairman Bud Nornes, R-Fergus Falls, said he trusts the funds requested by Minnesota State is only what is necessary. Here, he is seen in a January 2017 committee hearing.  (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota State requests funding to maintain 'workforce engine'
January 21, 2017 - 1:00pm
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Anti-Trump protests turn violent at inauguration
January 21, 2017 - 3:00am
January 20, 2017
Pokémon players from Farmington’s middle schools gather at FHS every Monday afternoon to compete against one another. The Pokémon Master's Association is a club that offers experienced Pokémon players at the high school to serve as mentors for younger students interested in the game. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Matthew Steichen)
Pokémon club provides unexpected mentorship opportunity
January 20, 2017 - 2:44pm
Allen Wold of Wheaton, Minn., testifies Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in front of two Minnesota House committees looking into a state law requiring a plant buffer strip between cropland and water. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
In MN, buffer debate for farmers ranges from U.S. Constitution to timing
January 20, 2017 - 2:00pm
More than 2,000 dental professionals will be volunteering at more than 125 clinics across the state Feb. 3-4 through the "Give Kids a Smile" program. Two Farmington clinics will be participating. (Minnesota Dental Association photo)
Local dental clinics to participate in free clinics for children in need
January 20, 2017 - 12:30pm
House Speaker Kurt Daudt, R-Crown, said he expects to have a health care emergency aid and access bill on Gov. Mark Dayton's desk by next Thursday. (Forum News Service photo by Maureen McMullen)
Minnesota House passes health insurance premium relief for 120,000
January 20, 2017 - 10:00am
Minnesota roundup: Students in critical condition after being struck at bus stop; Snowmobiler critically hurt recovering
January 20, 2017 - 9:09am
Kevin Hough of Farmington hoped to turn a restored, operational Korean War-era 1951 Dodge M37 Power Wagon into a rolling museum. His widow, Kathy, recently donated the truck to a National Guard museum in Wyoming, after trying to find a home for the truck and collection for more than two years. It was picked up in Farmington for transportation to Wyoming on Friday, Dec. 9, 2016.(Submitted Photo)
A bittersweet goodbye: Farmington woman finds home for her late husband’s military collection
January 20, 2017 - 5:30am
January 19, 2017
Dr. Paul Budde, assistant professor of music education from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, led a low brass sectional on Tuesday, Jan. 10 with Farmington High School band students. (Submitted Photo)
FHS Band students working with college faculty in workshops, sessions
January 19, 2017 - 1:30pm
Minnesota roundup: Snowmobile driver seriously injured was fulfilling lifelong dream; western Minn. high school goes on lockdown
January 19, 2017 - 8:59am
Dakota County Sheriff offers annual “Citizen Academy” beginning February
January 19, 2017 - 5:30am
January 18, 2017
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Minnesota roundup: Woman gets 3 years for keeping heroin in bra; 2 more state news stories
January 18, 2017 - 2:30pm