Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

government and politics

June 22, 2018
Breezy Point: Council works toward solving tax-forfeited lot dilemma
June 22, 2018 - 5:00am
June 21, 2018
Pine River-Backus School District: Board approves preliminary budget
June 21, 2018 - 6:00am
Breezy Point: Council approves TIF district for North Star Center development
June 21, 2018 - 5:00am
June 20, 2018
President Donald Trump addresses supporters at Amsoil Arena in Duluth, Minn., Wednesday night, June 20, 2018. Nearly 9,000 people filled the stands.  Clint Austin / Forum News Serviceplay button
Trump takes steps to keep immigrant parents, kids together
June 20, 2018 - 10:08pm
People in line to see the President Donald Trump rally wait in the dark as a power outage affects the DECC on Wednesday.. Forum News Service
Heat, power outage affecting those waiting for Trump in Duluth
June 20, 2018 - 3:25pm
Pine River: Parking signs to be removed from Barclay Avenue
June 20, 2018 - 3:00pm
Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
Barb Merritt shows her surprise upon learning Merritt Jewelers was named the Pequot Lakes Business of the Year.
Pequot Lakes: Merritt Jewelers honored as Business of the Year
June 20, 2018 - 10:03am
June 19, 2018
Commissioners frustrated with Minnesota pipeline options
June 19, 2018 - 10:47pm
While his father, Daniel Del Toro, speaks out against separating immigrant children from their parents, his 2-year-old son Joaquin looks at reporters in the Minnesota Capitol on Tuesday, June 19. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesotans seek to keep immigrant families together
June 19, 2018 - 3:41pm
Jenkins: Council to weigh WALA membership
June 19, 2018 - 5:00am
June 17, 2018
Agendas
June 17, 2018 - 10:30am
Pequot Lakes: City closer to receiving payment for roads
June 17, 2018 - 9:00am
Richard Painter, the one-time ethics counsel to Bush II and a law professor at the University of Minnesota, is running against sitting Senator Tina Smith in the DFL primary. Submitted Photo / Richard Painter Campaign
Painter touts the universal value of ethics for government in senate bid
June 17, 2018 - 8:00am
June 16, 2018
Echo Journal file photo
Pequot Lakes: Two billboard sites available on Highway 371
June 16, 2018 - 7:00am
June 15, 2018
Gubernatorial candidate Tim Walz (left), alongside running mate Peggy Flanagan, made a campaign stop in Brainerd Monday to promote their vision for the state. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch play button
Walz pushes positive politics in bid for governor
June 15, 2018 - 6:46pm