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City, watershed talk maintenance of Prairie View project
1 hour 27 min ago
With 10 percent of staff at retirement age, Nobles County talks succession planning
3 hours 27 min ago
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith speaks during an interview at a  Havana, Cuba, hotel, Thursday, June 22, 2017.  Alexandre Meneghini / Reuters
They call Tina Smith the 'velvet hammer.' Here's why.
3 hours 59 min ago
December 15, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton
Dayton, Fischbach keep it light over lunch
17 hours 22 min ago
December 13, 2017
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith talks to reporters, with Gov. Mark Dayton watching, just after Dayton said on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, that he would appoint her to the U.S. Senate seat to be vacated by Al Franken. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Smith praised by Minnesota delegation members
December 13, 2017 - 6:57pm
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton
Dayton: Closing Lancaster, Roseau ports early puts federal convenience ahead of people's needs
December 13, 2017 - 5:11pm
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith tells reporters on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, that she will run for U.S. Senate after her nearly year-long appointment ends next year. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
December 13, 2017 - 4:53pm
Minnesota Senate President Michelle Fischbach of Paynesville says on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, that she will remain in the Senate when she takes over Lt. Gov. Tina Smith's job. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Grandchildren's pictures could mediate potential constitutional conflict
December 13, 2017 - 3:57pm
Multiple city projects take steps forward
December 13, 2017 - 7:26am
Minn. lawmaker says state elder care whistle-blower was fired
December 13, 2017 - 7:04am
December 12, 2017
Sen. Al Franken. File photo / Forum News Service
UPDATE: Dayton to name Franken replacement for Senate on Wednesday
December 12, 2017 - 7:53pm
Worthington City Council approves 2018 budget
December 12, 2017 - 6:32am
December 11, 2017
David Johnson running again for Iowa Senate
December 11, 2017 - 4:33pm
December 9, 2017
CD11 petition for improvement denied
December 9, 2017 - 8:32am
Nobles County highlights $34.4 million budget for 2018
December 9, 2017 - 8:06am
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