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August 10, 2018
U.S. Senate candidate Bob Anderson is challenging Republican-endorsed candidate Karin Housley in the GOP primary Tuesday, Aug. 14. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Anderson makes outsider, populist campaign for senate
August 10, 2018 - 9:00am
August 8, 2018
Vice President Mike Pence gestures while speaking Wednesday at Industrial Weldors & Machinists, Inc. in Duluth Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Pence promises copper-nickel expansion during Duluth visit
August 8, 2018 - 8:09pm
July 26, 2018
Eighth Congressional District DFL candidates Jason Metsa (left), Joe Radinovich, Michelle Lee, Kirsten Kennedy and Soren Sorenson listen as moderator Mike O'Rourke poses a question Monday, July 23, in the Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College. Chelsey Perkins / Brainerd Dispatch
Blue, green or both: 8th District DFLers spar on mining, environment
July 26, 2018 - 3:54pm
July 22, 2018
Timber, taconite and more: Iron Range cities diversify business as unemployment plunges
July 22, 2018 - 4:22pm
July 16, 2018
ERP Iron Ore could lose Minnesota mineral leases
July 16, 2018 - 7:11pm
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
June 11, 2018
The cover of Grant Merritt's book.
Autobiography relates life of Duluth's Grant Merritt: Environmental pioneer helped lead charge to stop dumping mine waste in Lake Superior
June 11, 2018 - 6:00am
May 31, 2018
Coalition signs letters opposing Twin Metals' mineral leases
May 31, 2018 - 7:33pm
May 14, 2018
Joe Radinovich, candidate for the DFL primary in the 8th Congressional District, stopped at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport last week to meet with supporters. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Video
Embroiled in fractured DFL primary, Radinovich comes to Brainerd
May 14, 2018 - 6:00am
May 9, 2018
Minnesota state Reps. Jason Metsa of Virginia, left, and Dale Lueck of Aitkin answer questions about a wild rice protection bill during a Thursday, March 8, 2018, House committee meeting. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton vetoes wild rice sulfate bill
May 9, 2018 - 5:24pm
May 2, 2018
Twin Metals gets leases back from feds
May 2, 2018 - 7:35pm
April 10, 2018
Pete Stauber, 51, of Duluth is a 23-year veteran of law enforcement and the Republican candidate for the 8th District seat of the U.S. House of Representatives. Submitted Photo / Stauber Campaign
Stauber touts common sense, blue-collar values in pitch for District 8
April 10, 2018 - 6:00am
March 29, 2018
Members of the Fond du Lac Band work through the wild rice on Dead Fish Lake near Saywer, Minn. Forum News Service file photo
MPCA challenges judge's ruling on sulfate limit
March 29, 2018 - 11:04am
March 17, 2018
Republican senators introduce legislation to support Minnesota mining and reduce household water costs
March 17, 2018 - 9:30am
February 9, 2018
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn., talks to the crowd at Gregory Park in Brainerd attending the science march last April. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Nolan's singular career draws to close: 8th District rep will not run again
February 9, 2018 - 10:35pm