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March 4, 2016
Gov. Mark Dayton speaks Thursday in St. Paul during a media briefing that included (from left) House Minority Leader Paul Thissen, DFL-Minneapolis, Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook, Senate Minority Leader David Hann, R-Eden Prairie, and House Speaker Kurt Daudt, R-Crown. (Forum News Service photo by Mike Longaecker)
Greater Minnesota issues on legislative agenda
March 4, 2016 - 5:15pm
Faster broadband suggested as some rural Minnesota areas remain behind
February 4, 2016 - 9:15pm
December 30, 2015
Supreme Court Justice Christopher Dietzen, also chairman of the Minnesota Sentencing Guidelines Commission, explains proposals to lower drug sentences. The commission approved the plan Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota justice: Shorter drug sentences would even urban-rural disparity
December 30, 2015 - 7:30pm
December 16, 2015
MInnesota Rep. Duane Quam of Byron takes a serious listen to Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015, testimony about policy body cameras. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Regulation could price small Minnesota towns out of police body cameras
December 16, 2015 - 8:00pm
December 8, 2015
The U.S. Supreme Court is pictured in Washington June 8, 2015. REUTERS/Gary Cameron
Justices skeptical of Texas 'one person, one vote' challenge
December 8, 2015 - 7:30pm
November 27, 2015
Runway. iStock photo
ND, SD cities have some of highest federal subsidies for rural flights
November 27, 2015 - 6:00am
November 21, 2015
For small Minnesota cities, road aid is little help
November 21, 2015 - 6:00pm
U.S. President Barack Obama listens as Carey Dixon speaks about a loved one who has struggled with drug addiction, as he hosts a community discussion during a visit to Charleston, West Virginia October 21, 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Obama to target nation's heroin problem on West Virginia trip
October 21, 2015 - 5:00pm
September 15, 2015
Ajit Pai, a member of the Federal Communications Commission, will be a keynote speaker at the FargoConnect conference. Special to The Forum
Keynote speaker at FargoConnect sees rural/urban digital divide
September 15, 2015 - 5:50am
September 13, 2015
UPDATE: Two men identified in Saturday evening shooting in rural Minnesota
September 13, 2015 - 3:08pm
September 8, 2015
Minnesota state Rep. Ron Kresha of Little Falls listens to a witness Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015, as he leads alegislative task force meeting dealing with child abuse. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Many rural Minnesota counties lack immediate child abuse aid
September 8, 2015 - 9:41pm
September 3, 2015
Brent Christensen of the Minnesota Telecom Alliance talks about broadband while U.S. Sen. Al Franken and Commissioner Katie Clark Sieben of the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development listen during a Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, meeting. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Former Minnesota Rep. says broadband 'as important as textbooks'
September 3, 2015 - 7:45pm
August 31, 2015
UND sees funds to support rural hospitals
August 31, 2015 - 7:15pm
August 26, 2015
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton talks about her strategy for rural America during a campaign stop at the FFA Enrichment Center at Des Moines Area Community College in Ankeny, Iowa August 26, 2015. REUTERS/Scott Morgan
Hillary Clinton says more investment in rural U.S. will boost economy
August 26, 2015 - 5:30pm
July 31, 2015
Bill Bender, co-owner of Hanson's Bar, stands Wednesday, July 29, 2015, outside the establishment in Robinson, N.D. Bender is also mayor of the small community centralized in the state. John M. Steiner/Forum News Service
A quibble about the exact middle: Small-town ND bar says it is true center of continent
July 31, 2015 - 7:30am
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