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January 12, 2017
Grants extend home, bus internet for Minn. students
January 12, 2017 - 6:26pm
Minnesota state Sens. Michele Benson of Ham Lake and Tony Lourey of Kerrick discuss a health insurance bill in the Senate on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Senators pass health insurance premium aid bill as debate focuses on rural Minnesota
January 12, 2017 - 6:19pm
CITY GOVERNMENT: Ward 4 City Council election to be held March 14
January 12, 2017 - 12:20pm
January 11, 2017
Jose Sanchez, right, pleads with a Minnesota House committee Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, to allow undocumented immigrants to be allowed to get driver's licenses. with him is Jackson Bahn. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Immigrants plead for Minnesota driver's licenses
January 11, 2017 - 7:03pm
President-elect Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in the lobby of Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York City, Jan. 11, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jacksonplay button
Trump accuses U.S. spy agencies of Nazi practices over 'phony' Russia dossier
January 11, 2017 - 5:33pm
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith (left) talks with Cheryal Lee Hills, Region Five Development Commission executive director at a 2015 broadband panel discussion in Brainerd, Minn. FORUM NEWS SERVICE FILE PHOTO
State grants $34 million to expand rural broadband
January 11, 2017 - 2:01pm
January 10, 2017
University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler announces he has accepted the resignation of Gopher Athletics Director Norwood Teague at a press conference at Northrop on Friday, August 7, 2015.  (Pioneer Press: Jean Pieri)
U of M budget initiative aims to tackle student debt
January 10, 2017 - 6:47pm
January 9, 2017
Supreme Court turns down Ventura appeals
January 9, 2017 - 6:22pm
Commissioner Myron Frans of Minnesota Management and Budget says on Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, that it would be difficult or impossible to put an income cap on health insurance refunds. State officials are looking into how to ease soaring individual health insurance premiums. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Many in rural Minnesota watching closely this week as Legislature debates health insurance help
January 9, 2017 - 4:05pm
January 8, 2017
City Council to consider Gene Dillon utilities agreement
January 8, 2017 - 9:50am
January 5, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton explains on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, that he wants legislators to consider a bill providing $300 million in tax relief. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
MN governor revises, brings back tax bill that had $101 million mistake
January 5, 2017 - 4:48pm
January 3, 2017
UPDATED: Court says Minnesota sex offender law OK
January 3, 2017 - 6:27pm
January 2, 2017
The sun peaks from between clouds Jan. 1, 2017, to illumine the Minnesota Capitol, which will host the new legislative session beginning Tuesday, Jan. 3. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Legislative forecast: Cloudy with a chance of disputes
January 2, 2017 - 4:47pm
December 31, 2016
A major highway construction project in Detroit Lakes is 'over the hump' but will still delay traffic heading to and from WE Fest Aug. 6-8. Here, crews pave the Highway 10 Frontage Road in front of the MnDOT building Thursday. Officials hope to have the frontage road open for WE Fest, taking some pressure off a new overpass being built in the same area on Highway 59. Photo by Brian Basham.
Agreement continues on Minnesota transportation needs, not funding
December 31, 2016 - 7:09pm
December 30, 2016
Rep. Matt Dean talks to reporters while he was House majority leader, position he held in 2011 and 2012. (Forum Communications photo by Don Davis)
Health insurance No. 1 Minnesota issue
December 30, 2016 - 5:01pm