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June 27, 2018
Fireworks explode over CHS Field in St. Paul on June 23, 2017. (Courtesy of Jackie Scherer / jackiescherer.com)
St. Paul mayor nixes city’s 4th of July fireworks show
June 27, 2018 - 3:28pm
Recycling containers to replace aging sheds
June 27, 2018 - 11:00am
June 25, 2018
State plans visit for vets home: Area officials meet with DVA to plan next steps
June 25, 2018 - 6:49pm
June 23, 2018
Berm going up at County 118 gravel pit
June 23, 2018 - 9:30am
June 21, 2018
House passes its version of farm bill on tight vote
June 21, 2018 - 6:00pm
Minnesota state Rep. Greg Davids says the Pledge of Allegiance during the 2018 legislative session. On Thursday, June 21, 2018, he praised a U.S. Supreme Court decision allowing states to collect sales tax for most online purchases. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Supreme Court's online sales tax ruling called a victory for Minnesota businesses
June 21, 2018 - 4:31pm
Census: Minnesota's diversity growth continues
June 21, 2018 - 8:55am
June 18, 2018
President Donald Trump visits Mandan, N.D., in September 2017. Reuters
Tickets available for Trump rally in Fargo
June 18, 2018 - 9:39am
June 16, 2018
Paul Manafort, left, former campaign manager for Donald Trump, arrives at federal court in Washington, D.C., on Friday. MUST CREDIT: Aaron P. Bernstein, Bloomberg
Manafort jailed over tampering charges
June 16, 2018 - 9:32am
The new county transfer station will replace the existing one, which was constructed in 1987. (Diagram courtesy of Hubbard County Solid Waste Department)
Vercon awarded bid on county transfer station
June 16, 2018 - 9:00am
This map of the remaining priorities of the orderly annexation agreement between Park Rapids and Henrietta Township shows the two areas that were annexed Tuesday at lower left and upper right, and an area designated for annexation in 10 years at upper left. (Map courtesy of Ryan Mathisrud)
Park Rapids annexes 300 acres
June 16, 2018 - 6:00am
June 13, 2018
Rep. Steve Green: Legislative session was 'not a failure'
June 13, 2018 - 10:00am
June 12, 2018
Odin Sjoberg, left, greets 8th District Congressman Rick Nolan and Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson Monday, June 11, in the Wings Cafe at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport. Nolan decided to join Lori Swanson’s gubernatorial bid as her lieutenant governor running mate. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
The curse of public service: Nolan discusses surprising bid for Minn. lieutenant governor
June 12, 2018 - 12:47pm
June 11, 2018
Ban nuclear power and let felons vote? 5 official MN DFL platform positions that might surprise you.
June 11, 2018 - 4:01pm
Repeal the Legacy Amendment and outlaw gay marriage? 5 official Republican platform positions that might surprise you.
June 11, 2018 - 4:01pm