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November 12, 2018
Lee Hamilton
Lee Hamilton: We're divided, and not just by politics
November 12, 2018 - 2:23pm
November 7, 2018
Kylie Johnson
They are women, hear them roar: Johnson, Thomas, Pedersen elected to DL School Board
November 7, 2018 - 7:21am
Madalyn Sukke
Council elections: Sukke, Schurman, Boeke, Wenner re-elected; Bly to replace Voss
November 7, 2018 - 2:00am
October 19, 2018
Listen Now: Collin Peterson debates Dave Hughes
October 19, 2018 - 11:28am
Donald Trump Jr., left, arrives at the annual White House Easter Egg Roll in Washington on Monday, April 2, 2018. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump son plans fundraising visit to Minnesota next week
September 19, 2018 - 8:50pm
June 9, 2018
Letter: The politics of protecting wild rice
June 9, 2018 - 8:36am
June 3, 2018
Jeff Johnson received the Minnesota GOP gubernatorial endorsement at the GOP convention in Duluth Saturday afternoon. Bob King / Forum News Service
Johnson receives GOP endorsement for governor
June 3, 2018 - 6:17pm
May 31, 2018
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Michelle Fischbach and former Gov. Tim Pawlenty share a laugh Thursday, May 31, 2018, after Pawlenty introduced Fishbach as his running mate. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Fischbach wants to keep job, with Pawlenty as Minn. governor
May 31, 2018 - 1:47pm
April 9, 2018
Letter: Trump's erratic behavior is dangerous
April 9, 2018 - 10:54am
March 31, 2018
Detroit Lakes Newspapers columnist Lynn Hummel recently published his fourth book, "The Last Word," a collection of some of his favorite columns from the past 40 years.
Winning and losing--with class
March 31, 2018 - 3:04pm
December 28, 2017
Solve lieutenant governor dilemma with common sense, not politics
December 28, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 23, 2017
Sen. Al Franken was given a t shirt and sweatshirt from Detroit Lakes, Minn., mayor Matt Brenk, middle and Jeff Staley of Lakeshirts, right, during Franken's tour of Detroit Lakes Thursday, Aug. 29. Brian Basham/DL Newspapers
Franken's last words on Senate floor: 'We're losing the war for truth'
December 23, 2017 - 3:00pm
December 19, 2017
Lieutenant Gov. Tina Smith reads to a class during her September 2017 visit to Paul Bunyan Elementary in Bemidji, Minn. Jillian Gandsey / Forum News Service
They call Tina Smith the 'velvet hammer.' Here's why.
December 19, 2017 - 6:00pm
November 25, 2017
FILE-- Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Oct. 18, 2017. A growing national outcry over sexual harassment reached the Senate on Nov. 16, when a radio newscaster accused Franken of kissing and groping her without consent during a 2006 U.S.O. tour of the Middle East before he took public office. Franken almost immediately released an apology to the newscaster, Leeann Tweeden. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times)
Franken not resigning: Senator says he'll work to regain Minnesotans' trust
November 25, 2017 - 4:00pm
November 22, 2017
Tim Miller
Republican Tim Miller hopes to take on Collin Peterson
November 22, 2017 - 3:22pm