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Some workers in the Capitol and other Minnesota government buildings will receive raises of at least 2 percent this year and 2018 if the administration and Legislature approve a contract agreement that could affect 30,000. Don Davis /  Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Minimum wage automatically heads up
4 hours 33 min ago
August 17, 2017
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
22 hours 1 min ago
August 14, 2017
Merck & Co. CEO Ken Frazier (R) listens to U.S. President Donald Trump speak during a meeting with manufacturing CEOs at the White House in Washington, DC, U.S. February 23, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Merck CEO pulls out of Trump business council, demands rejection of bigotry
August 14, 2017 - 9:27am
A makeshift memorial at the scene where a car plowed into a crowd, killing Heather D. Heyer, pictured, and injuring at least 19, in Charlottesville, Va., Aug. 13, 2017. Heyer, in the crowd that was protesting a rally of white nationalists, was a passionate advocate for the disenfranchised and was often moved to tears by the world’s injustices, her supervisor said. Edu Bayer / The New York Times
White House: Trump's condemnation includes 'white supremacists, KKK, neo-Nazi and all extremist groups'
August 14, 2017 - 7:12am
August 11, 2017
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue gestures during a news conference with his Mexican counterpart Jose Calzada in Merida, Mexico, July 28, 2017. Lorenzo Hernandez / Reuters
Capitol Chatter: Consumer prices could rise if farms lack workers
August 11, 2017 - 1:59pm
A family that said they are from Haiti walks to the US-Canada border from Roxham Road in Champlain, New York, U.S. August 11, 2017. REUTERS/Christinne Muschi
Unfazed by uncertainty, asylum seekers still streaming into Canada from U.S.
August 11, 2017 - 12:40pm
Minnesota's sewage systems are aging, with state officials saying many need major upgrades in coming years. Minnesota Pollution Control Agency photo.
Water quality remains a Minnesota problem. State launches effort to make improvements.
August 11, 2017 - 11:35am
5 states, including Minn. and ND, settle with company over student loan issues
August 11, 2017 - 11:24am
August 10, 2017
Trump's saber-rattling at North Korea sparks fears and puts China in a bind
August 10, 2017 - 7:08am
August 9, 2017
Robert Jeffress, pastor of the First Baptist Church in Dallas, at the Values Voter Summit in Washington, Oct. 7, 2011. During the summit, Jeffress threw his support behind Texas Gov. Rick Perry for the Republican presidential candidacy. (Stephen Crowley/The New York Times)
'God has given Trump authority to take out Kim Jong Un,' evangelical adviser says
August 9, 2017 - 4:23pm
President Donald Trump (R), flanked by Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) Tom Price, delivers remarks on North Korea during an opioid-related briefing at Trump's golf estate in Bedminster, New Jersey, U.S., August 8, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Trump vows to 'win' against opioids, but doesn't declare national emergency
August 9, 2017 - 9:20am
August 8, 2017
The command photo of the Commanding General of the Minnesota National Guard's 34th "Red Bull" Infantry Division, Maj. Gen. Richard Nash.
6 generals are finalists to lead Minnesota National Guard
August 8, 2017 - 8:53pm
“The Pioneer Family” stands in front of the North Dakota State Capitol on July 14, 2016, in Bismarck. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
ND regulators take no action after closed meeting on accusation against Dakota Access Pipeline
August 8, 2017 - 5:25pm
New federal report finds strong link between climate change, human activity
August 8, 2017 - 9:31am
August 7, 2017
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Fargo police chief fires officer accused of failing to appear at scene, file reports
August 7, 2017 - 9:28pm
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