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February 21, 2018
Minnesota Senate President Michelle Fischbach, also the state lieutenant governor, presides over the Senate on opening day of the session on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. Democrats say Fischbach, a Republican, cannot hold both offices. David Oakes / Senate photographer
New suit against Fishbach may depend on election timing
February 21, 2018 - 10:31am
Anish Oleti, 16, and other other students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School at the Florida State Capitol in Tallahassee, Feb. 21, 2018. Seven days after the mass shooting, Florida’s Republican-dominated state government faces unprecedented pressure to pass legislation addressing gun violence. (Audra Melton/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Florida House refuses to debate guns, but declares porn dangerous
February 21, 2018 - 10:16am
February 20, 2018
Ellie Branson participates in the Not One More rally for gun legislation, held at the federal courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Feb. 17, 2018. Since Wednesday, when a gunman killed 14 students and three staff members at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., teenage voices have resonated where those of longtime politicians have largely fallen flat. (Saul Martinez/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
A lawmaker's aide called school-shooting survivors 'actors.' Within hours, he was fired.
February 20, 2018 - 9:21pm
School district 518 office. Tim Middagh / Forum News Service
Southern Minn. school district's special education programming under investigation
February 20, 2018 - 8:54pm
Bemidji council approves bid for reconstruction on six streets
February 20, 2018 - 8:30pm
Bemidji Area Schools approves new superintendent profile
February 20, 2018 - 8:29pm
Bemidji Mayor Rita Albrecht delivers the annual State of the City Address on Tuesday night during the City Council meeting. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
Bemidji Mayor Rita Albrecht confident that the state of the city is strong
February 20, 2018 - 8:27pm
Demonstrators with the gun control advocacy group Mom's Demand Action rally in the Rotunda on the opening day of the 2018 Minnesota Legislature at the Minnesota State Capitol Building on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. John Autey / Pioneer Press
Gun control rally at Minn. Capitol draws unexpected crowd
February 20, 2018 - 7:46pm
Vice President Mike Pence is flanked by his wife, Karen Pence, and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018. Kim Yo-jong, sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, is standing at center in the back row. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Pence was set to meet with North Korean officials during Olympics before last minute cancellation
February 20, 2018 - 7:40pm
Police go on offense during Super Bowl, nab 94 men in sex trafficking stings
February 20, 2018 - 7:29pm
Cottage Grove, Minn., houses one of the east metro's 3M sites. Katie Nelson / Forum News Service
State settles for $850M in 3M lawsuit
February 20, 2018 - 7:26pm
Economist Stephen Moore speaks at a Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Economic Outlook Forum Tuesday, Feb. 20. Dave Olson/The Forum
Economist gives Fargo audience glimpse into Trump's world
February 20, 2018 - 5:40pm
Walkout at BHS against national gun violence cancelled
February 20, 2018 - 5:13pm
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Abduction suspect seeks to suppress evidence
February 20, 2018 - 4:38pm
Bemidji High School students Louis Saxton and Vanessa Petrich make their way through the BHS gym on Tuesday after being crowned Snow Week King and Queen. Saxton was crowned as a stand-in for his brother, Tommy Saxton, who was unable to attend the coronation. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
'Snow Week' at Bemidji High School
February 20, 2018 - 4:12pm
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