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June 25, 2019
Amy Fredrickson is set to face the man who sexually assaulted her as a teenager for the first time in nearly 30 years on Tuesday, June 25, as she opposes a pardon extraordinary for his first-degree criminal sexual conduct conviction. 
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'There is no pardon for me': Minnesota survivor faces man who raped her
June 25, 2019 - 11:08am
Gabriele (Anderson) Grunewald competes during the women's 5000 meters at the 2016 U.S. Olympic track and field team trials at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. Grunewald died on Tuesday, June 11, after a decade-long battle with cancer. Kirby Lee / USA TODAY Sports
Gov. Walz to honor runner Grunewald during memorial run
June 25, 2019 - 9:46am
June 24, 2019
City in good financial shape
June 24, 2019 - 10:33pm
Future of fairgrounds takes shape
June 24, 2019 - 10:32pm
Alexandria's energy project pays off
June 24, 2019 - 10:31pm
Kevin Osborn, a Minneapolis line cook, on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, told reporters at the Capitol about his experience having employers short his paycheck. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Marital rape loophole to close, wage theft to become a felony among new Minn. laws effective July 1
June 24, 2019 - 2:10pm
June 19, 2019
City leaders officially opened the public restrooms at Big Ole Central Park with a toilet paper cutting ceremony. They include (left to right) city council members Dave Benson, Bill Franzen and Roger Thalman, Parks Director Bill Thoennes, City Administrator Marty Schultz, council member Todd Jensen and Communications Coordinator Sara Stadtherr. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press)
Restrooms officially open at park
June 19, 2019 - 3:53pm
Minnesota county commissioner blasts employees over Amazon purchases
June 19, 2019 - 10:59am
June 17, 2019
This emaciated deer in Iowa County, Wis., was later confirmed to have chronic wasting disease. Minnesota lawmakers approved additional funding to combat the disease, which is always fatal to deer, elk and moose.  (File photo/ Wisconsin DNR)
A field test for fatal deer disease? Minnesota scientists say it's just months away
June 17, 2019 - 4:09pm
Walz to undergo surgery, temporarily transfer power to Flanagan
June 17, 2019 - 12:46pm
June 14, 2019
Public hearing on Lake Agnes treatment
June 14, 2019 - 12:15pm
June 12, 2019
Wilkin County becomes sixth Minnesota county to pass Tobacco 21
June 12, 2019 - 6:44pm
June 10, 2019
This drawing shows the proposed expansion of the Runestone Community Center in Alexandria. The new addition is shown on the left side of the drawing. (Rendering provided by JLG Architects)
City not giving up idea to add ice rink
June 10, 2019 - 9:14pm
New firefighting equipment could save lives
June 10, 2019 - 9:12pm
New options for Noonan Park crosswalk?
June 10, 2019 - 9:10pm