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October 22, 2018
Aldermen at large: Incumbent, three challengers facing off for two DL council seats in November
17 hours 47 min ago
October 19, 2018
Listen Now: Collin Peterson debates Dave Hughes
October 19, 2018 - 11:28am
October 17, 2018
The Detroit Lakes Area League of Women Voters and Chamber of Commerce co-sponsored a public forum for Minnesota House legislative candidates Monday night at M State. Included were House District 2B candidates Karen Branden and Steve Green (on left) and District 4B candidates Jason Peterson and Paul Marquart (on right). Sharon Sinclair (center) was the moderator. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
MN House Dist. 2B, 4B candidates answer voter questions at DL forum
October 17, 2018 - 10:48am
October 16, 2018
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Postal Service is the preferred shipper for drug dealers, report says
October 16, 2018 - 5:54pm
October 15, 2018
Small-town Minnesota government unresponsive to records request after open-meetings controversy
October 15, 2018 - 9:46pm
October 9, 2018
Al Fowler had his first career serving in the U.S. Marines, then as a law enforcement officer in Becker County, Detroit Lakes, New York Mills and White Earth. (Paula Quam / Tribune)
IN THE RACE FOR SHERIFF: Fowler would put his military, police experience to use as sheriff
October 9, 2018 - 12:51pm
Congressman Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) hosted a roundtable discussion Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018, on the campus of Minnesota State University Moorhead to discuss voting rights in the state. Ross Torgerson / Forum News Service
Minn. Democratic attorney general candidate Keith Ellison hosts roundtable event in Moorhead on voting rights
October 9, 2018 - 12:04pm
Expect delays today between noon and 2 p.m. on Highway 10 through Lake Park
October 9, 2018 - 9:13am
October 8, 2018
Drug syringe and cooked heroin on a spoon. Image: ThinkStock Photos.
Klobuchar-pushed bill will address opioid crisis
October 8, 2018 - 6:29pm
Minnesota state auditor candidates call for education, accountability
October 8, 2018 - 10:28am
October 4, 2018
President Donald Trump makes his entrance at a Make America Great Again rally inside the Mayo Civic Center in Rochester, Minn., Oct. 4, 2018. Trump has a fundraiser and a campaign rally scheduled here as the Senate advances toward a vote on Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination. Tom Brenner / The New York Times / Copyright 2018
Trump gives public boost to Minnesota GOP hopefuls
October 4, 2018 - 11:20pm
October 3, 2018
National test of wireless emergency alert system scheduled for today
October 3, 2018 - 9:10am
September 29, 2018
Big budget cuts, layoffs at White Earth: News prompts resignations at police department
September 29, 2018 - 6:21pm
A look at the big budget cuts on White Earth
September 29, 2018 - 6:19pm
September 27, 2018
Wind turbines at work southwest of Rollag. Dave Wallis / The Forum
Third time's a charm for wind-solar project in Otter Tail County
September 27, 2018 - 5:10pm
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