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November 13, 2017
Minnesota Rep. Duane Quam of Byron talks on Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, about a bill he sponsors designed to help identify theft victims. He would issue an "identify theft passport" to allow victims to let people they encounter to know they are victims, not criminals. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Lawmakers propose 'I'm victim, not thief' cards for ID theft
November 13, 2017 - 3:00pm
Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka of Nisswa announces on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, that the Senate could furlough its employees as early as Dec. 1 in a funding dispute with Gov. Mark Dayton. With Gazelka is Sen. Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls. David Oakes / Minnesota Senate
Funding dispute could force Senate to lay off workers Dec. 1
November 13, 2017 - 1:00pm
November 10, 2017
Former opiod users Abby Haley, center, and Jen Jensen, right, listen Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, as Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith announces grants for organizations across the state to help fight opioid addictions. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Expanded treatment coming to Minnesotans facing opioid 'personal devil'
November 10, 2017 - 3:00pm
Nancy Estrada of Evansville walks into the Bishop Henry Whipple Federal Building in St. Paul with her children for a merit hearing in immigration court for her husband, Julio Estrada Escobar. Celeste Edenloff / Forum News Service
Central Minn. farm worker from Guatemala makes his case to stay in U.S.
November 10, 2017 - 8:41am
November 7, 2017
Propane in tanks such as this near Ellendale, N.D., shown in 2014, is being used to fuel grain driers throughout the Upper Midwest. A propane shortage for the winter of 2017-2018 is reported, but not as bad as one in the winter of 2013-2014. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Dayton acts to end propane delivery issues
November 7, 2017 - 4:00pm
November 4, 2017
Jeff Nielson tells a crowd at FarmFest near Redwood Falls, Minn., in August of 2017 about 40 Square, a cooperative offering health insurance policies to farmers. In October, he said at least 500 families will sign up, perhaps several times that. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Is health insurance collapsing?: Not in Minnesota, where little changes are expected as enrollment begins
November 4, 2017 - 2:00pm
October 25, 2017
Minnesota Sen. Dave Senjem of Rochester holds up a credit card Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, to illustrate problems with preventing identify theft. He is a sponsor of legislation designed to help ID theft victims. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Lawmakers propose 'I'm victim, not thief' cards for ID theft
October 25, 2017 - 2:09pm
October 16, 2017
Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson
Minnesota launches rural helpline
October 16, 2017 - 11:00am
September 26, 2017
Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) speaks beside former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.), during a Senate Finance Committee hearing on his Graham-Cassidy health proposal, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 25, 2017. (Al Drago/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Obamacare repeal in U.S. Senate collapses as Republicans falter
September 26, 2017 - 1:50pm
September 25, 2017
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minneota  reacts during a news conference in Riga, Latvia Dec. 28, 2016. Ints Kalnins / Reuters
Klobuchar says troubled health care bill shows need for bipartisan work
September 25, 2017 - 9:58pm
September 15, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May during in a working dinner at a NATO summit in Brussels, May 25, 2017. British leaders were infuriated this week when the name of the Manchester concert bomber was disclosed by American officials, and further outraged when The New York Times ran investigators’ photographs of the bomb remnants. (Matt Dunham/Pool via The New York Times)
Trump's tweets after London attack draw anger from the U.K.
September 15, 2017 - 1:07pm
September 13, 2017
Change is not gonna come... at least not yet: DL City Council opts not to give first reading to Tobacco 21 ordinance
September 13, 2017 - 11:50am
September 11, 2017
Enbridge Line 3 replacement not needed, Minn. commerce department says
September 11, 2017 - 7:04pm
September 6, 2017
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Lake Region Law Enforcement Center in jeopardy of being shut down
September 6, 2017 - 7:26am
August 23, 2017
Live video streaming planned for MN Supreme Court arguments
August 23, 2017 - 11:27am
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