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June 29, 2018
Gubernatorial candidates Lori Swanson (left), Tim Walz, Jeff Johnson and Erin Murphy address a bevy of complex economic questions -- drawing upon their diverse backgrounds, occupations and political leanings. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Governor candidates tackle big questions in state economics
June 29, 2018 - 6:00am
June 20, 2018
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
May 31, 2018
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Michelle Fischbach and former Gov. Tim Pawlenty share a laugh Thursday, May 31, 2018, after Pawlenty introduced Fishbach as his running mate. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Fischbach wants to keep job, with Pawlenty as Minn. governor
May 31, 2018 - 1:47pm
May 30, 2018
Making a point, Gov. Mark Dayton announces on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, that had signed a public works bill funding projects across Minnesota. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MN lawmakers claim a bonding victory as Dayton signs with objections
May 30, 2018 - 3:12pm
May 25, 2018
MIchelle Fischbach takes the oath as Minnesota lieutenant governor Friday, May 25, 2018, from Supreme Court Justice G. Barry Anderson. Her father, Tom St. Martin, holds a Bible as Fischbach's son and daughter, Bryce Fischbach and Brianna Eisenbacher, look on. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Sworn in as lieutenant governor, Fischbach’s resignation leaves Minn. Senate tied
May 25, 2018 - 4:05pm
May 22, 2018
Patrick Wussow took over as Breezy Point city administrator in March and brings with him a lot of experience, including previous work for the cities of Brainerd, Big Lake, Tonka Bay and North Mankato. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Coming out of retirement - Patrick Wussow dedicated to serving Breezy Point
May 22, 2018 - 5:00am
May 16, 2018
Foam-edged waves meet the sand along Park Point. Protecting the lake and regional watershed are vital considerations for environmentally minded voters, whose opposition to proposed precious metals mining is struggling to find a voice among front-running candidates in the 8th Congressional District election race. Bob King / Forum News Service
Election wrestles with environment in 8th Congressional District
May 16, 2018 - 10:05am
May 6, 2018
The big, freshly refinished dance floor inside the Pavilion shines in the sunlight. Paula Quam / Forum News Service
Plan for historic pavilion in Minn. lakes country includes razing, rebuilding
May 6, 2018 - 6:28am
April 30, 2018
Minnesota House Tax Chairman Greg Davids of Preston argues in favor of his tax plan Monday, April 30, 2018. His plan passed, but must be merged with Senate and administration tax proposals. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. House passes its tax plan, Senate next
April 30, 2018 - 6:02pm
April 10, 2018
Minnesota medical marijuana users struggle with cost, finding doctors to prescribe
April 10, 2018 - 6:06pm
March 5, 2018
Crosslake Mayor's Notebook: Signs of a vibrant city
March 5, 2018 - 4:30am
February 23, 2018
State Legislature: Tax conformity, bonding bill cited as top issues
February 23, 2018 - 12:30pm
February 12, 2018
Minnesota Senate President Michelle Fischbach of Paynesville says on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, that she will remain in the Senate when she takes over Lt. Gov. Tina Smith's job. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Court: Fischbach can remain senator and lieutenant governor for now
February 12, 2018 - 7:45pm
February 10, 2018
Crosslakers: Working with government to complete projects
February 10, 2018 - 7:00am
February 9, 2018
Former state Rep. Tim Finseth leads an East Grand Forks, Minn., Republican precinct caucus on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018. Across the state, Republican caucuses often were not well attended. Sam Easter / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Are Otto win, Nolan retirement linked?
February 9, 2018 - 12:39pm
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