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December 15, 2018
PR council approves 2019 levy and budget
December 15, 2018 - 2:00pm
Matt Malone of BHH Partners discussed preliminary construction options for Menahga's municipal liquor store with the city council on Monday. (Shannon Geisen/Enterprise)
Menahga Council sets 1 percent levy increase, discusses liquor store remodel
December 15, 2018 - 12:42pm
House Democrats elected Rep. Melissa Hortman to the position of Minnesota House Speaker Thursday, Nov. 8, in St. Paul. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota legislative leaders strike early deal, set up a clash on key issues
December 15, 2018 - 7:53am
December 14, 2018
Members of a legislative task force considering ways to reduce cases of discrimination and harassment in the Statehouse met Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, in St. Paul. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers weigh how to combat sexual harassment
December 14, 2018 - 4:00pm
Chicken-egg sized diamond found in Canada's frozen north
December 14, 2018 - 3:57pm
December 13, 2018
Minnesota Public Utilities Commission reiterates support for new Line 3 route
December 13, 2018 - 3:35pm
December 11, 2018
Minnesota Capitol
Minnesota lawmakers vow action on rising insulin costs
December 11, 2018 - 9:03pm
Thomas Wayne Matthews
North-central Minnesota man charged with murdering his mother
December 11, 2018 - 7:13pm
Will Schroeer, center, speaks in support of a set of proposals aimed at boosting funding for public transit across Minnesota. A coalition called Keep Minnesota Moving announced its goals Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018 at the Capitol. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Transit coalition push includes $120 million ask for Greater Minnesota
December 11, 2018 - 6:03pm
December 5, 2018
Marv Garbe of the American Legion salutes to honor the veterans during the Montevideo Veterans Home presentation of the donation from the family of the late Steve Williams Wednesday, Dec. 5. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service
Vietnam veteran’s legacy: $2.8M to Montevideo Veterans Home
December 5, 2018 - 7:21pm
Ferrellgas CUP clears planning commision
December 5, 2018 - 12:00pm
EDA nudges Armory arts center ahead
December 5, 2018 - 11:00am
December 4, 2018
President Kevin Paap of the Minnesota Farm Bureau speaks Monday, May 21, 2018, in favor of bills the governor eventually vetoed. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Advocates say Minnesota farmers need help weathering season of 'whammies'
December 4, 2018 - 4:45pm
December 1, 2018
Wayne Wagner, 67, asks a question of Minnesota Gov.-elect Tim Walz (front right) as part of a "listening tour" stop at the Cofé coffee house in Crookston late Saturday morning. Nick Nelson / Grand Forks Heraldplay button
In ‘listening tour,’ Gov.-elect Walz meets with constituents in Crookston
December 1, 2018 - 4:29pm
November 28, 2018
Released murderer arrested in northwest Minn. after a week of hiding from police
November 28, 2018 - 7:41pm