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September 17, 2017
Feds still considering Minnesota proposal to lower insurance rates as time running out
September 17, 2017 - 7:13pm
Democrat Matt Pelikan to run for Minnesota attorney general
September 17, 2017 - 7:11pm
September 15, 2017
Letter: Walz is smart choice for governor
September 15, 2017 - 10:12pm
September 12, 2017
Gov Mark Dayton listens during a water quality town hall meeting at the Grand Ely Lodge in Ely Tuesday evening, Sept. 12. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Dayton's water-quality event draws Ely crowd
September 12, 2017 - 10:22pm
September 8, 2017
Congressional candidate visiting Saturday
September 8, 2017 - 1:12pm
September 6, 2017
Supporter of President Donald Trump argue with protestors outside the Andeavor Refinery in Mandan, where Trump spoke on Friday. Blake Gumprecht / Forum News Service
Trump supporters outnumber protesters near where president was speaking
September 6, 2017 - 9:17pm
Rick Stafford, chair of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party from 1993 to 1995. (Courtesy Minnesota DFL)
Former state DFL Chair Rick Stafford, a lifelong party activist, dies at 65
September 6, 2017 - 4:03pm
September 5, 2017
Schomacker honored by MOHR
September 5, 2017 - 6:32pm
August 31, 2017
Former Sen. Mike Vehle, left, of Mitchell, S.D.,  has a laugh while Gov. Dennis Daugaard tells a joke made by his wife Linda Daugaard the night before while giving remarks during the Salute To Veterans program on the first day of the South Dakota State Fair on Thursday morning in Huron. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
SD governor to return to family farm when term is over next year
August 31, 2017 - 7:23pm
August 24, 2017
"This is our first time here; we did our ride on the gondola and she ate a 18-inch corn dog," said Aaron Scherer, center, from St. Cloud, who carries his daughter, Wednesday, 5, on his neck as they thread their way through the crowds on Thursday, August 24, at the Minnesota State Fair in Falcon Heights. Wednesday is carrying a back scratcher. Jean Pieri / Pioneer Press
Here is where you are most likely to bump into a politician at the Minnesota State Fair
August 24, 2017 - 7:46pm
August 22, 2017
White Earth Band of Chippewa attorney Joe Plummer speaks with a reporter at the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners meeting Tuesday, Aug. 22, in Fergus Falls, Minn. Mike McFeely / Forum News Service
McFeely: Casino opponents get a victory, for now
August 22, 2017 - 9:15pm
August 20, 2017
Gov. Mark Dayton
Dayton to remain on Council of Governors
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am
August 19, 2017
President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump pose for a photo with Chinese President Xi Jingping and his wife, Mrs. Peng Liyuan, Thursday, April 6, 2017, at the entrance of Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla. (Official White Photo by D. Myles Cullen)
Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club loses its ninth big charity event this week
August 19, 2017 - 8:27pm
August 15, 2017
Minnesota Duluth College Republican officer steps down after white supremacist Facebook posts
August 15, 2017 - 6:32pm
Jessica Leveto, chair of Moving Forward Together, a group based in Ashtabula County Ohio, has people sign petitions at Harbor Perk Coffeehouse in Ashtabula, Ohio. Photo for The Washington Post by Maddie McGarvey
Activists point to health care for rise in resistance groups in Trump country
August 15, 2017 - 8:01am