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October 11, 2017
The site where the final phase of the Dakota Access Pipeline took place with boring equipment routing the pipeline approximately 100 feet below and across Lake Oahe to connect with the existing pipeline in Emmons County. In the background is an electrical transmission line tower that also follows the existing power corridor area. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Federal judge declines to vacate Dakota Access Pipeline easement
October 11, 2017 - 5:24pm
In this file photo, House Speaker Kurt Daudt, R-Crown, talks about having a health care emergency aid and access bill on Gov. Mark Dayton's desk in January 2017. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Minn. GOP's Kurt Daudt remains undecided on run for governor
October 11, 2017 - 6:16am
October 10, 2017
Steven Hayward talks about his report released Tuesday, Oct. 10, that indicates Minnesota's energy policy encouraging increased wind power use is a failure. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Is wind power living up to potential? Conservative groups says no, supporters disagree
October 10, 2017 - 5:26pm
October 9, 2017
MNsure Executive Allison O'Toole. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MNSure CEO sys reinsurance is 'short-term fix'
October 9, 2017 - 9:23pm
October 6, 2017
Minnkota Power Cooperative's Milton Young Station, located near Center, N.D., burns lignite coal to generate electricity for customers in eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. Photo special to Forum News Service.
Minnesota fighting attorney fees awarded to North Dakota in lawsuit
October 6, 2017 - 5:11pm
Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson
Minnesota launches rural crisis helpline
October 6, 2017 - 5:00pm
Minnesota state Rep. Peggy Flanagan, front and center, on May 24, 2017, joined protest of Republican-written budget legislation. On Oct. 5, 2017, she was named running mate for Democratic governor candidate Tim Walz. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Walz running mate a White Earth member
October 6, 2017 - 4:53pm
October 5, 2017
Executive Director John Jaschke of the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources announces Thursday, Oct.5, 2017, that 94 percent of farmers required to meet a Nov. 1 deadline to install buffers already have done so. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Many farmers comply with controversial buffer law
October 5, 2017 - 5:29pm
Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) at the Democratic National Committee’s winter meeting, in Atlanta, Feb. 25, 2017. With many Democrats still shell-shocked over losing a presidential campaign they expected to win, the DNC is picking a new national leader here Saturday, with Ellison and other candidates promising resistance to the Trump administration’s agenda. (Kevin D. Liles/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Here's how much money Minn. candidates have received from gun control lobbyists
October 5, 2017 - 1:55pm
October 4, 2017
Ted McKinney, who in 2017 President Donald Trump nominated to be top U.S.Department of Agriculture trade official.
Minnesotans headed to USDA
October 4, 2017 - 4:49pm
Minnesota state Sen. Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls talks to reporters during the 2017 legislative session. During the session, it put the brakes on a bill to revise car dealer franchise laws. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Car dealers take on carmakers over legislation
October 4, 2017 - 2:36pm
Congressman Collin Peterson, D-Minn., speaks about the 50-million dollars that will go toward conservation efforts in the Red River Valley basin Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at the Marriot in Moorhead, Minn. Peterson was accompanied by Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Senators Amy Klobuchar, John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp and Representative Kevin Cramer. Nick Wagner / The Forum
Here's how much money Minn. candidates have received from gun rights lobbyists
October 4, 2017 - 2:20pm
October 2, 2017
Minnesota Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman announces individual health insurance policy rates on Monday, Oct. 2, 2018. Many rates will fall slightly for 2018, but Minnesotans who receive state discounts this year will pay more. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Individual health insurance news better than a year ago
October 2, 2017 - 7:11pm
The Minnesota Sex Offender Program facility at Moose Lake, Minn. (Forum News Service file photo)
US high court leaves Minnesota sex offender program running
October 2, 2017 - 5:17pm
September 29, 2017
Three citizens taunt and yell at a police officer in a side doorway of the Fourth Precint, as a large crowd demanding accountability in the Jamar Clark shooting and killing confront Minneapolis Police officers in front of the Minneapolis Fourth Police Precinct building on Plymouth Avenue North, Nov. 18, 2015. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Capitol Chatter: Council suggests better police-community communication
September 29, 2017 - 3:32pm