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June 19, 2018
While his father, Daniel Del Toro, speaks out against separating immigrant children from their parents, his 2-year-old son Joaquin looks at reporters in the Minnesota Capitol on Tuesday, June 19. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesotans seek to keep immigrant families together
June 19, 2018 - 3:41pm
June 18, 2018
Supporters hold campaign signs supporting President Trump before his visit on May 10, 2018. (Jerome Lynch via ZUMA Wire)
What Duluth can learn from Indiana town regarding presidential visit
June 18, 2018 - 8:45pm
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp shakes the hand of President Donald Trump with other state leaders Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, at the Tesoro Refinery in Mandan, N.D. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
ND, Minn. officials speak out on family separations for border-crossers
June 18, 2018 - 8:45pm
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to the crowd in a hangar at the Richard I. Bong Airport in Superior, Wis., on Monday afternoon, April 4, 2016. Trump spoke for just under an hour and addressed his GOP opponents, foreign trade, NATO, immigration and jobs, among other topics. Bob King / Forum News Service
Trump to host mining, trade policy roundtable in Duluth
June 18, 2018 - 8:43pm
June 16, 2018
Dem politicians figure how best to respond to Trump's Minnesota visit
June 16, 2018 - 10:28am
Board acts on valuations after property owners balk they’re too high
June 16, 2018 - 9:45am
June 15, 2018
Mike Dahlen holds a sample of soybeans from his Northwood, ND, farm. Eric Hylden/Forum News Service
N.D. soybean farmers fear Chinese trade war after Trump announces tariffs
June 15, 2018 - 9:16pm
Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty
Pawlenty, Walz lead in campaign cash in governor's race
June 15, 2018 - 6:57pm
Joining President Donald Trump, left, on stage at the Adeavor Mandan Refinery were from left Sen. John Hoeven, Governor Doug Burgum, Lt. Gov. Brent Sanford, Rep. Kevin Cramer and Sen. Heidi Heitkamp. President Trump invited the officials to the stage during his welcoming remarks on last September. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Trump to hold Fargo campaign rally June 27
June 15, 2018 - 5:43pm
Minnesota individual health insurance premiums may fall, but not for all small groups
June 15, 2018 - 4:06pm
June 14, 2018
The doorway to the Bon Homme County dispatch and jail department at the county courthouse in Tyndall no longer has the name of deputy sheriff Mark Maggs, right, who was fired last week after winning a race for county sheriff. (Marcus Traxler / Republic)
SD county offers fired deputy who was elected sheriff another job for now
June 14, 2018 - 5:31pm
June 13, 2018
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt shakes hands at a forum hosted by the National Sorghum Producers at a farm near Reliance in central South Dakota on Wednesday. Ellen Bardash /  Forum News Service
Two-hour, private visit by Pruitt to SD farm included roundtable event
June 13, 2018 - 9:25pm
Tractors are pictured heading south down Minnesota Avenue Wednesday in Sioux Falls as part of a farm rally for biofuels. (Photo courtesy of South Dakota Corn)
SD ag groups scrutinize EPA Administrator Pruitt's visit
June 13, 2018 - 9:23pm
Minnesota Rep. Pat Garofalo of Farmington on Thursday, March 17, 2016, speaking on the floor of the state House. Don Davis / Forum News Service file photo
As state lawmaker seeks stakeholder support, Minn. tribal gaming official downplays benefits of sports betting
June 13, 2018 - 3:04pm
Worthington half-percent sales tax to wind down as successor takes shape
June 13, 2018 - 6:50am