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November 6, 2018
Incumbents sweep ND's statewide races
November 6, 2018 - 11:20pm
Here’s how all those politicians keep texting you
November 6, 2018 - 10:22am
November 5, 2018
The "Rez Uber" is a donated bus that Honor the Earth is using to transport people to the polls this election season. Submitted Photo
Donated 'Rez Uber' taking White Earth reservation residents to polls
November 5, 2018 - 10:08am
November 2, 2018
Joe Radinovich, DFL candidate for Minnesota District 8 U.S. House of Representatives
Mining and Minnesota’s 8th District? It’s complicated
November 2, 2018 - 9:16pm
November 1, 2018
Minnesota congressional races competitive, could effect U.S. House control
November 1, 2018 - 2:31pm
October 30, 2018
Democrat Tim Walz, left, and Republican Jeff Johnson are vying for the Minnesota governor's seat. Walz is leading in the polls, but Johnson is narrowing the gap with less than two weeks to go until Election Day, Nov. 6. Forum News Service file photo
Minnesota governor candidates weigh in on 'birthright' issue
October 30, 2018 - 8:31pm
Karin Housley walks down the stairs after driving Les Anderson's combine on his corn farm in Welch, Minn.  For The Washington Post by Jenn Ackerman
Minnesota women battle for Senate among the politics of #MeToo
October 30, 2018 - 6:03pm
Pete Stauber
Stauber emails: Congressional candidate used county resources to advance candidacy
October 30, 2018 - 3:09pm
October 29, 2018
Bryan Johnson was fired from the Itasca County Sheriff's Office but is running for sheriff.
Minnesota sheriff candidate allegedly accessed porn, sexted on the job, report says
October 29, 2018 - 6:46pm
Minnesota health insurance exchange’s open enrollment begins Thursday
October 29, 2018 - 3:29pm
October 28, 2018
Joe Radinovich, DFL candidate for District 8 U.S. House of Representatives.
Unraveling the 8th District MPR debate: Fast pace finds candidates squabbling
October 28, 2018 - 10:00pm
October 27, 2018
Kylee Pachel votes for governor of Minnesota during a mock election Tuesday at Park Rapids Area High School. Members of the 12th grade American government class staffing the polls are, from left, Shelby Leckner, Luke Dickinson, Nolan Pederson, Kole Gieseke and Kaleb Vang. (Robin Fish/Enterprise)
Johnson wins mock election in Park Rapids
October 27, 2018 - 1:00pm
Menahga school board candidates include (left to right) incumbents Andrea Haverinen, Katie Howard and Durwin Tomperi and newcomer Bob Smith. They answered questions at the candidate forum sponsored by the League of Minnesota Voters at the school Tuesday night. Lorie Skarpness/ Enterprise.
Menahga School Board candidates discuss issues
October 27, 2018 - 11:00am
The commission requested an additional 60 days to consider Ferrellgas' CUP request regarding a site on the west side of Park Ave. S. between Park Rapids Building Supply and John's Body Shop. (Diagrams courtesy of the City of Park Rapids)
Planning commission tables Ferrellgas CUP
October 27, 2018 - 10:00am
October 26, 2018
Winona Fox, tribal enrollment assistant at the Spirit Lake Reservation, assists Henrietta Longie with a form for the new tribal ID card Wednesday, Oct. 24, at Fort Totten. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
After Supreme Court ruling, ND tribes work to ensure Native Americans can vote
October 26, 2018 - 6:12am