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December 30, 2017
U.S. Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota talks about health care on Jan. 11, 2013. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Commentary: 2018 to be politically busy, busy, busy in Minnesota
December 30, 2017 - 10:00am
December 28, 2017
The Minnesota Capitol looks calm in this July 2017 photo, but under the dome the first year after it reopened following a major renovation was anything but calm. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Commentary: 'New' Minnesota Capitol, enlarged political divide
December 28, 2017 - 9:00am
December 18, 2017
DL sets $5.1 million tax levy, tax rate drops 8%
December 18, 2017 - 3:00pm
December 7, 2017
The Minnesota state Capitrol building as seen in July 2017, after completion of a $310 million, multi-year renovation. The original construction was completed in 1905. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota budget forecast shows slight dip
December 7, 2017 - 9:00am
November 25, 2017
Sibley Park Apartments, a 60-unit complex in Mankato, Minn., is one of many buildings constructed in recent years to help reduce a shortage of homes for greater Minnesota workers. (Submitted photo)
Greater Minnesota has jobs, but not enough homes: 'We can't build what we consider affordable homes anymore'
November 25, 2017 - 3:00pm
November 22, 2017
Mille Lacs Band police cars sit outside the Minnesota Capitol Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, as band members and supporters gather before attending a rally inside in an attempt to get Mille Lacs County to renew a police cooperation agreement. Don Davis / Forum News Service
In the midst of drugs and violence, Mille Lacs Band rallies for police
November 22, 2017 - 11:00am
November 20, 2017
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt of Crown says on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, that he will take any representative who does not take sex harassment prevention training off their legislative committees. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota House members must take harassment prevention training or lose committees
November 20, 2017 - 5:00pm
November 15, 2017
This is the preliminary engineer's design plan for Detroit Lakes' new wastewater treatment plant, which is slated to begin construction in the spring of 2018. (Illustration courtesy of Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc.)
DL council approves $28.6 million bid for new wastewater treatment plant
November 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
May 10, 2017
Jeff Johnson, a Hennepin County commissioner and Detroit Lakes native, is running for Minnesota governor is 2018. Submitted photo
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Governor candidate Johnson targets greater Minnesota
May 10, 2017 - 2:34pm
April 3, 2017
North Dakota House committee approves medical marijuana bill
April 3, 2017 - 3:34pm
New MN law limits car forfeiture after drunk driving convictions
April 3, 2017 - 3:24pm
Despite 'serious concerns,' Dayton to allow health insurance rescue plan become law
April 3, 2017 - 11:25am
March 13, 2017
Senator Heidi Heitkamp at Cirrus Aircrafts' celebration Tuesday, December 20 in Grand Forks, N.D. (Jesse Trelstad/Grand Forks Herald)
Heitkamp, Klobuchar say change in visa processing could hurt rural healthcare
March 13, 2017 - 6:31pm
January 17, 2017
Bill proposes delaying parts of new ND medical marijuana law
January 17, 2017 - 9:22am
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DAPL protest occurs Monday with 3 arrested, some say in response to MLK day
January 17, 2017 - 8:56am