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November 26, 2018
With Maine opting for ranked-choice voting, are Minnesota and others to follow?
November 26, 2018 - 7:20am
November 25, 2018
Minnesota Governor-Elect Tim Walz holds a press conference in his transitional office space at the State Capitol in St. Paul, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Legalize pot? Gov.-elect Tim Walz says Minnesota should
November 25, 2018 - 8:01am
November 23, 2018
David Owen of Grand Forks is the chairman of Legalize ND, the group behind Measure 3. Owen says they intend to push for legalization on the ballot again in 2020. David Samson / Forum News Service
Recreational marijuana supporters to give it another shot in 2020
November 23, 2018 - 7:00am
November 15, 2018
Gov. Mark Dayton. Forum News Service file photo
Gov. Dayton back in hospital after post-surgery complications
November 15, 2018 - 8:04pm
Incumbent Manhattan Beach (Minn.) mayor Paul Allen (left) selects a card from a deck after his challenger, Kevin Larson, drew the three of hearts during the special tiebreaker council meeting Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, at Manhattan Beach City Hall. Erin Bormett / Forum News Service
Luck of the draw: 9 of diamonds re-elects Minnesota mayor
November 15, 2018 - 1:09pm
November 14, 2018
State Rep.-elect Hunter Cantrell, D-Savage
Only openly gay Minnesota House member proposes ban on conversion therapy
November 14, 2018 - 6:01pm
November 13, 2018
Jeff Johnson     Forum News Service file photo
Defeated GOP gubernatorial candidate Johnson ‘done’ with politics
November 13, 2018 - 5:56pm
Otter Tail County first in state to raise tobacco purchasing age
November 13, 2018 - 2:59pm
November 7, 2018
Winners in LP-A, Frazee-Vergas, other area races
November 7, 2018 - 12:58pm
Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson of Minnesota's 7th Congressional District. Forum News Service file photo
Collin Peterson wins 15th term in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District
November 7, 2018 - 10:25am
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
Rossman Elementary School will see three new additions in the coming years now that the DL School referendum has passed. Submitted Photo
'A win for the kids': DL school referendum gets final approval
November 7, 2018 - 1:48am
Frazee-Vergas voters agree to fix up elementary school
November 7, 2018 - 1:46am
The new police station will sit right across the street from the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center. Submitted Photo
Sales tax to fund new $6.7 million DL police station passes
November 7, 2018 - 1:45am
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