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August 8, 2017
ynn Graham sits on his porch in Redwater, Texas, after returning from an appointment at the closest U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs medical center, which is 85 miles from his home. The VA is testing new programs to ensure that veterans in rural areas get health care. (Jen Fifield /Statelie)
For rural veterans, new approaches to health care
August 8, 2017 - 3:52pm
July 21, 2017
More rural America scenes like this is a goal of rural congressmen. This is Minnesota 371 construction work in the summer of 2017 between Nisswa and East Twin Lake. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
Rep. Peterson: Rural America's critical infrastructure needs include broadband, flood control
July 21, 2017 - 12:36pm
May 10, 2017
Lou Sager has tendered his resignation as sheriff for Lac qui Parle County effective May 15. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Lac qui Parle County again needs a sheriff
May 10, 2017 - 12:10am
March 30, 2017
Minnesota Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle listens to a question Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, as he helps introduced a transportation funding plan. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minn. grants nearly $24 million to grow rural transit
March 30, 2017 - 1:45pm
February 11, 2017
KLN Family Brands, a major employer in Perham, will have to replace 15 to 20 employees with vocational skills who plan to retire within the next five years. Forum News Serviceplay button
Businesses seek solutions for aging rural workforce
February 11, 2017 - 9:04am
December 23, 2016
Communication, regulation changes seen as child care improvement keys
December 23, 2016 - 9:13pm
November 29, 2016
Greater Minnesota struggling economically, data shows worst-hit areas cast ballots for Trump
November 29, 2016 - 8:45pm
November 24, 2016
In rural Minnesota, residents facing economic challenges, opportunities
November 24, 2016 - 8:33pm
July 18, 2016
Franken pushes bills to help rural health
July 18, 2016 - 8:48pm
May 11, 2016
Chief Minnesota Legislature transportation funding negotiators Rep. Tim Kelly (left) and Sen. Scott Dibble talk Wednesday before a conference committee. Don Davis/Forum News Service
Transportation funding in the headlights
May 11, 2016 - 9:05pm
April 29, 2016
Lewis & Clark advances: System gets approval to install water line, build meter station
April 29, 2016 - 8:53am
April 12, 2016
Small-town Minnesota grocers look to state for help
April 12, 2016 - 9:04pm
March 27, 2016
Mary Beth Engelke is the owner of Mary’s Market in Arthur, N.D. Dave Wallis/Forum News Service
Competition with chains causes rural grocers to fear future
March 27, 2016 - 9:05pm
January 26, 2016
Lisa Saner of rural Slayton poses with her three self-published books. Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe
Accountant by day, writer by night: Slayton woman pens series of self-published books
January 26, 2016 - 8:20pm
January 19, 2016
Rep. Paul Marquart of Dilworth (right) — with Rep. Mary Murphy of Hermantown (left) and other House Democrats — discusses policies Tuesday that would help rural Minnesota. Don Davis/Forum News Service
‘Level the playing field’: DFL, GOP agree on rural goals — but not means
January 19, 2016 - 8:44pm