GOP Lawmaker Snatches Mic Out Of DFL Opponent's Hand During ForumA Republican lawmaker is apologizing after he took the microphone out of his Democratic opponent's hand during a legislative forum Monday in Rochester.
New Reddit CEO Promises Site Will 'Clean Up Its Act'The new CEO of Reddit said the popular site is going to clean up its act. Co-founder Steve Huffman, who has returned to the CEO position, said Reddit will enforce stricter policies on what can and cannot be said on the site.
Brookly Park Hosts Forum To Increase Communication Between Police, ResidentsAfter several recent high-profile shootings of unarmed men by police across the country, many cities are re-evaluating how they interact with the communities they serve.
Forum Discusses Legalization Of Marijuana In MinnesotaRepresentatives from health care, education and law enforcement got together in Dakota County to discuss the debate around legalizing marijuana. The forum was held to discuss the dangers of the controlled substance.
6 Mpls. Mayor Candidates Debated Crime, Street Cars & More With Election Day just one week away, the six leading candidates for Minneapolis Mayor took to the stage Tuesday night in a rather friendly debate that heavily revolved around crime, a street car system, and even the means of which they get voted in on Tuesday – ranked-choice voting.
Forum Chairman Donates $1M To Moorhead UniversityForum Communications Co. Chairman William Marcil has donated $1 million toward a new journalism education initiative at Minnesota State University Moorhead. Marcil is the fourth-generation family owner of the media company that owns The Forum and other newspapers, and radio and television stations in North Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin and South Dakota.
Minn. Mayor Charged With Criminal Sexual Conduct The mayor of Halstad is accused of forcing a female acquaintance to have sex with him last week.
U Of M Hosts Red River Basin Water Quality Forum The Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota is hosting an international forum Thursday on the water quality challenges facing the Red River Basin in the U.S. and Canada.
NRC To Hold Public Forum On Prairie Island SafetyNuclear Regulatory Commission staff will hold a public meeting with representatives of Xcel Energy on Tuesday to discuss the agency's annual safety assessment for the Prairie Island Nuclear Power Plant.
Minn. Man Guilty Of Assault For ND Shooting A North Dakota jury has found a Minnesota man guilty of two counts of aggravated assault and two counts of reckless endangerment in a shooting at a Fargo movie theater last summer.
Nobel Peace Prize Forum To Feature MN's DessaAugsburg's annual Nobel Peace Prize forum will feature some amazing speakers this weekend, including former South Africa president F.W. de Klerk, human rights advocate Naomi TuTu and a Minnesota rapper.
Prosecutors Form Coalition To Fight Crime, Drug AbuseRepresentatives from Ramsey, Dakota and Washington counties got together Tuesday to talk about what they can do about the growing concern in the metro about prescription drug abuse.
Bail Set At $100K MN Man In ND Cornfield StandoffBail has been set at $100,000 for a Moorhead, Minn., man who authorities say hid in a North Dakota cornfield and kept them at bay for 11 hours faces.
Children's Hospitals Hosting Vaccinations ForumChildren's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota is partnering with U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum on a forum about childhood vaccinations.
Somali Youth Discuss Radicalization At ForumThe imam of a central Ohio mosque says the area's Somali community has tried to prevent radicalization among its younger members in recent years.