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Softball: Bombers get by Tigers

Getting runs across every inning, Cannon Falls was able to put together enough for a 7-4 Hiawatha Valley League victory against Lake City on Monday. With six different players collecting ...
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Meeting cancellations for Feb. 20, 2019

The following area meetings and events have been cancelled or postponed for Feb. 20, 2019 due to snow.

Red Wing declares snow emergency for Feb. 21, 2019

The city of Red Wing has declared a snow emergency for Thursday Feb. 21, 2019 in response to Wednesday's snow storm. The snow emergency will take effect 12:01 a.m. Thursday. ...

Area school closings for Feb. 20, 2019

The following area schools are closed Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, due to snow.

Here's a quick look at what's in Gov. Tim Walz's first budget request

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, presented his first budget proposal, which included a gas tax hike and more funding for schools. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
ST. PAUL - Gov. Tim Walz on Tuesday, Feb. 19, presented his first budget proposal which came with a $49.5 billion price tag for the next two years. It includes ...

Gas tax hike, school funding boost top priorities in Walz's first spending plan

Gov. Tim Walz delivered his first budget proposal to state officials and reporters Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019 in St. Paul. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans could see a 20-cent per gallon tax hike at the gas pump under a proposal put forth to fund large-scale repairs to the state's roads and ...

The first signs of spring: Twins preparing to open 2019 spring training season

It might not quite feel like spring, but one of the sure-tell signs is here: the start of of spring training. Pitchers and catchers reported last week in advance of ...

What does it take to score 100 goals in high school? Wadena's Max Phillips knows.

WADENA, Minn. — When Max Phillips first laced up a pair of hockey skates, he hated it. But watching his older brother, Dylan, the game continued to draw him back ...
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Should Minnesota require a civics credit? Lawmakers are weighing that

"The Progress of the State" statue, better known as the Quadriga, stands at the base of the Minnesota Capitol dome in this file photo. Don Davis / Forum News Service
ST. PAUL - Minnesota high school students would be required to take a course in government and citizenship under a proposal up for consideration in the state Legislature. The Senate ...

Reported shooting in Red Wing was the result of a hallucination, police say

A report of a shooting from a 911 caller Monday morning, Feb. 18, 2019, was determined to be a hallucination, according to authorities. Police responded to the 1300 block of ...


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