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David Gibbons, left, and Shane Mesteth ride down a muddy road to the highway to gather food, water and medical supplies for residents on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota, March 22, 2019. On Pine Ridge, extreme weather and bad roads have set off a humanitarian disaster that seems unlikely to abate soon. Kristina Barker / ©2019 The New York Times
Pine Ridge Reservation residents stranded, without water as dam threatens to break
41 min 20 sec ago
March 25, 2019
Robert Mueller, the special counsel in the Russia inquiry, leaves meetings on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 21, 2017. Mueller has delivered a report on his inquiry into Russian interference in the 2016 election to Attorney General William Barr, according to the Justice Department on Friday, March 22, bringing to an apparent close an investigation that has consumed the nation and cast a shadow over President Donald Trump for nearly two years. Doug Mills / ©2019 The New York Times
Mueller report: Local lawmakers follow party lines
14 hours 8 min ago
Rep. Mary Franson, R- Alexandria, along with fellow House Republicans on Monday, March 25, 2019 called for changes to detect and prevent fraud in the Minnesota Child Care Assistance Program. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minn. Republicans call for a crackdown on child care assistance fraud
15 hours 21 min ago
House Speaker Melissa Hortman, DFL-Brooklyn Park, on Monday, March 25, outlines spending priorities for House Democrats, including a boost for E-12 and a freeze on tuition at public colleges. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota Democrats offer E-12 funding boost, public tuition freeze in budget proposal
16 hours 3 min ago
Forum file photo of a female driving car and using mobile phone, selective focus
Distracted driving bill clears Minnesota Senate with change to allow phone under hijab
17 hours 20 min ago
From left: U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, her daughter Abigail Bessler and husband John Bessler kick off her campaign for president of the United States, Sunday, Feb. 10 in Boom Island Park, Minneapolis. Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press
Klobuchar didn't prosecute controversial police killings or brutality cases as a county prosecutor
17 hours 21 min ago
Lawmakers returned to the Minnesota State Capitol Jan. 8, 2019, for the reconvening of the Legislature. Michael Brun / Forum News Service
Minnesota Senate re-writes its anti-discrimination, harassment rules
19 hours 31 min ago
President Donald Trump stops to talk to reporters and members of the media at the White House on Friday, March 22, 2019.  Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
Russia joins Trump in post-Mueller report victory lap
23 hours 50 min ago
March 24, 2019
Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.), chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, in Washington, Feb. 8, 2019. While party insurgents plot to battle the entrenched establishment in 2020, the way Nadler handles the question of impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump may affect his primary. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Mueller report summary puts matters in Congress's court, key Democrat says
March 24, 2019 - 6:30pm
Special Counsel Robert Mueller leaves a meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington on June 21, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Eric Thayer
Mueller did not find the Trump campaign conspired with Russia, also did not exonerate him on obstruction
March 24, 2019 - 2:55pm
March 23, 2019
Richard Grant holds a jacket with an image of the destroyer USS Frank E. Evans on April 19, 2018, in his north Fargo home. He was serving on the ship when it sank in a 1969 naval accident near Vietnam. He wants the 74 crew members who died in the accident added to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall. Forum News Service file photo
Honoring the 'Lost 74': Bill seeks to add sailors killed in shipwreck to Vietnam Veterans Memorial
March 23, 2019 - 6:27am
March 22, 2019
Carolyn Ham
Minnesota DHS official calls fraud probe 'political distraction'
March 22, 2019 - 8:31pm
President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un, the leader of North Korea, meet in Hanoi, Vietnam, Feb. 28. Trump undercut his own Treasury Department on March 22 by announcing via Twitter that he was rolling back North Korea sanctions that it imposed just a day ago. Doug Mills / ©2019 The New York Times
Trump cancels some sanctions aimed at North Korea, contradicting Treasury Dept.
March 22, 2019 - 7:01pm
There were an estimated 5.2 billion robocalls made across the United States in February alone. Local authorities warn residents to be mindful of offers "too good to be true." Stock photo
IRS warns of scams with release of 2019’s ‘Dirty Dozen’ list
March 22, 2019 - 5:56pm
Minnesota Capitol. Forum News Service
Minnesota Capitol Notebook: Divisions come into view as gas tax, health care talks heat up
March 22, 2019 - 3:29pm