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November 16, 2017
During Tuesday's meeting of the Crow Wing County Board, Houle talked about an initiative to mine data community services has to discover patterns in large data sets. This would involve methods such as machine learning, statistics and database systems. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Crow Wing County Board: Data mining eyed as intel tool
November 16, 2017 - 9:00am
November 15, 2017
Paul Herkenhoff is the new manager of Crow Wing County Environmental Services. The former Crow Wing County survey/planning coordinator took over the position from long-time employee Chris Pence, who recently quit the county after nine years to work for the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources in Brainerd. Submitted photo.
Crow Wing County Board: Revisions to land-use ordinance approved
November 15, 2017 - 7:00am
November 14, 2017
Nisswa: Budget discussions continue
November 14, 2017 - 8:00am
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Backus: Council sets meeting on property assessments
November 14, 2017 - 4:00am
November 13, 2017
Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka
Gazelka reacts to Schoen sexual harassment allegations
November 13, 2017 - 7:00am
Breezy Point: Council hears compensation study results - Administrator search continues
November 13, 2017 - 4:00am
Crosslake City Council agenda
November 13, 2017 - 1:30am
November 10, 2017
State Representative Matt Dean, from left, one of 11 Republican gubernatorial candidates for the state of Minnesota, and Noah and Nate Hultgren, managers of Hultgren Farms, test out a corn combine at Hultgren Farms in Raymond Nov. 7th. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service
Farmers hope tours will 'open eyes' to Minn. governor candidates
November 10, 2017 - 8:25am
November 8, 2017
Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka of Nisswa announces on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, that the Senate could furlough its employees as early as Dec. 1 in a funding dispute with Gov. Mark Dayton. With Gazelka is Sen. Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls. David Oakes / Minnesota Senate
Funding dispute could force MN Senate to lay off workers Dec. 1
November 8, 2017 - 5:11pm
Jeff Johnson, a former Minnesota legislator and current Hennepin County commissioner, is running for the GOP endorsement in the Minnesota gubernatorial race in 2018. Submitted photo
Minn. governor candidate says he aims to change state government's culture
November 8, 2017 - 3:39pm
October 11, 2017
In this file photo, House Speaker Kurt Daudt, R-Crown, talks about having a health care emergency aid and access bill on Gov. Mark Dayton's desk in January 2017. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Minn. GOP's Kurt Daudt remains undecided on run for governor
October 11, 2017 - 6:16am
October 9, 2017
t2017 -- submitted photo -- Phifer, Leah -- Leah Phifer, DFL candidate for Minnesota’s 8th Congressional District
Motorcycle-riding DFL candidate, with counter-terrorism experience, emerges to challenge Nolan
October 9, 2017 - 3:06pm
July 11, 2017
t7.7.17 Bob King -- 071117.N.DNT.DEPOTc5 -- The Depot needs $8 million in repairs to the building, and the county is going to ask the state to foot some of the bill. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Historic Duluth depot needs $8 million fix
July 11, 2017 - 8:07am
June 26, 2017
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Minn. counties prepare for the worst over tax mistake that could cost them millions
June 26, 2017 - 8:36am
May 4, 2017
Minnesota Republicans want to eliminate 'welfare for politicians'
May 4, 2017 - 7:21am