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Facebook Marketplace robber is sentenced to more than 8 years in prison
MnDOT reminds residents where political signs aren’t allowed
Former 'Sesame Street' writer says he thought of Bert and Ernie as a gay couple
Woman who accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault wants FBI to investigate before testifying
Arab Film Fest blames White House for blocking artists' visas
crime and courts
'PAW Patrol Live' coming to Alerus Center
Netflix sets record with 23 Emmys, tying HBO for TV awards
Children's book tackles racism in age of Colin Kaepernick
Anderson Cooper accuses Donald Trump Jr. of 'tweeting lies' with old hurricane photo
Mother of slain journalist James Foley says filmmaker took their story
Marilyn Hagerty: Everyone loves a parade
American eating habits are changing faster than fast food can keep up
I turned sandwich crusts and my 5-year-old's other food rejects into new favorites
Care home not delivering adequate intellectual stimulation
Tuesday's sports scoreboard
Austin, Odorizzi lead Twins over Tigers
UND defense prepares for Potato Bowl game against Idaho State
UND, Idaho State games have come down to the wire
Delaware coach knows the drill in preparing his team for the Fargodome
Michael L. Tunseth
American woman pedals 184 mph, smashing record held by men for more than 100 years
Expect big sturgeon on Big Stone Lake someday
North Dakota's Youth Pheasant Weekend set for Sept. 29-30
Governor proclaims Sept. 22 as Hunting and Fishing Day in North Dakota
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Conservation groups urge lawmakers to reauthorize Land and Water Conservation Fund
Mike Jacobs: North Dakota's Senate race far from over
The Forum: Create brighter future for UND, NDSU
Commentary: What does the Kavanaugh controversy mean for North Dakota’s Senate race?
Letter: Provost has done heavy lifting for UND
Commentary: Kilbourne Group and R.D. Offutt Co. did the right thing
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July 31, 2018
As 'rape game' scandal lingers in Colfax, school board members face recall election
COLFAX, N.D. — A special recall election on Thursday, Aug. 2, will pit three incumbents against five challengers seeking spots on the Richland...
July 31, 2018 - 7:02pm
April 23, 2018
Minnesota acting teacher sentenced for masturbating during lessons
ST. PAUL --Acting teacher Nicholas Barghini, 31, who pleaded guilty to sexual misconduct charges in Ramsey County District Court in March for...
April 23, 2018 - 8:44pm
April 5, 2018
Richland 44 athletic director departs after hazing reports, joining superintendent, principal
COLFAX, N.D. — There's another departure at the Richland 44 School District. Athletic director John Freeman, who is also coach of the Colt's...
April 5, 2018 - 8:53pm
March 20, 2018
Judge rules defamation case against Trump related to sexual harassment allegations may proceed
A New York judge said Tuesday that a defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump related to an allegation that he sexually harassed a former...
March 20, 2018 - 2:52pm
March 13, 2018
Minn. acting instructor admits sexual conduct with students
ST. PAUL—Nicholas Barghini had a system. First, he instructed his young students to lie on their stomachs across chairs or a couch he set...
March 13, 2018 - 3:08pm
March 8, 2018
No criminal charges for former ND jail officer accused by inmates of sexual misconduct
FARGO—Citing credibility issues and a lack of evidence, a Cass County, North Dakota, prosecutor has declined to file criminal charges against a former Cass County Jail officer accused of sexual misconduct by two female inmates. Documents obtained from the Cass County State's...
March 8, 2018 - 9:00pm
March 7, 2018
Minnesota legislation would make touching butts illegal
ST. PAUL—Jessica Goodwin was holding her 1-year-old in a Lifetime Fitness Center last November with her four other children next to her...
March 7, 2018 - 5:29pm
February 26, 2018
Minnesota House begins harassment rule update process
ST. PAUL—States across the country want to update their sexual misconduct rules after lawmakers, including in Minnesota, have been forced...
February 26, 2018 - 4:30pm
January 23, 2018
Priest pleads guilty to sexual misconduct during private Mass
MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. -- A San Diego priest has admitted to sexual misconduct while celebrating a private Mass eight years ago in a woman’s...
January 23, 2018 - 7:05pm
Commentary: 'New' Minnesota Capitol, enlarged political divide
ST. PAUL—Oh, what a year 2017 was in Minnesota politics. It all started innocently enough, with the state Capitol re-opening after years...
December 23, 2017 - 8:02am
December 20, 2017
Can Franken preserve his legacy? He made his first try Wednesday
WASHINGTON—Minnesota gets a new U.S. senator on Jan. 3. A spokesman for U.S. Sen. Al Franken said on Wednesday, Dec. 20, that the senator...
December 20, 2017 - 7:42pm
December 15, 2017
A lawmaker accused of molesting a teen killed himself. His widow calls it a 'high-tech lynching.'
LOUISVILLE - Dan Johnson posted a final message on Facebook to his friends and family on Wednesday afternoon. It appeared to be a goodbye. In...
December 15, 2017 - 2:08pm
December 7, 2017
Timeline of Franken sexual misconduct allegations
ST. PAUL — Here are some key dates in U.S. Sen. Al Franken's sexual misconduct allegations: Nov. 16: Los Angeles radio host says Franken...
December 7, 2017 - 11:11am
Franken announces resignation from U.S. Senate
The announcement will be carried on all Forum Communication websites. U.S. Sen. Al Franken will address the Senate at 10:45 a.m. Central...
December 7, 2017 - 10:35am
December 5, 2017
Minnesota Public Radio: What's next in post-Keillor era?
ST. PAUL—Now that longtime "A Prairie Home Companion" host Garrison Keillor's relationship with the radio network he helped build has been...
December 5, 2017 - 8:35pm