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ST. PAUL -- In a decision that could have a significant impact on public data access, the Minnesota Supreme Court on Wednesday reversed an appellate court decision that granted the...
SUPERIOR, Wis. -- The Alliance for the Great Lakes released a report Wednesday warning against increased shipment of petroleum products on the lakes, most notably a plan to ship oil...
THIEF RIVER FALLS – A Pennington County jury found Gerald Sunsdahl guilty today on three felony counts, including making terroristic threats to brothers Dean Hanson and Dale Hanson in an attempt to coerce them to give him money in a bizarre extortion plot this summer. “People don’t do that,” said Ted Curfman of Thief River, one of three men on the 12-person jury, when
Patrick Springer | Forum News Service Robert “Bob” Litherland dispensed countless Dilly Bar ice cream snacks from behind the counter of Moorhead’s Dairy Queen. But the man who helped popularize...
DNR officials want Minnesotans to understand that it still is too early to walk on the ice. “The bottom line is it’s crucial that people do not let their guard down,” the DNR’s Kara Owens said, “because ice is never 100 percent safe. A few days of cold temperatures don’t create ice strong enough to hold a person.” The reminder came Monday, three days after a DNR conservation officer helped rescue a man who was fishing and fell through the ice on Little Rock Lake in Benton County.
John Myers | Forum News Service
WILLMAR — A Willmar man was sentenced Tuesday to 90 days in jail, $2,000 in fines and a year of probation for burning two U.S. flags belonging to downtown Willmar businesses. Jeffrey James Ackerman, 40, was sentenced on two counts of fifth-degree arson by District Judge Michael J.
MINNEAPOLIS - Xcel Energy is notifying about 16,000 customers in Minnesota and South Dakota that some information about their accounts inadvertently was printed on another customer’s bill. The company is...
The holiday season is almost here, and for many that means the added stress of last-minute dinner guests, extended visits from family and impromptu parties.
Stephen J. Lee | Forum News Service