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March 30, 2017
Minnesota Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle listens to a question Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, as he helps introduced a transportation funding plan. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minn. grants nearly $24 million to grow rural transit
March 30, 2017 - 1:45pm
February 11, 2017
KLN Family Brands, a major employer in Perham, will have to replace 15 to 20 employees with vocational skills who plan to retire within the next five years. Forum News Serviceplay button
Businesses seek solutions for aging rural workforce
February 11, 2017 - 9:04am
February 6, 2017
Annette Tait and Katy “Kate” Kassian are a new columnist pair writing about rural America and the connection between rural and urban areas. Special to the Forum
Tait and Kate Take it Rural: Lean, keen, irreverent rural-lovin' machines
February 6, 2017 - 11:30am
December 23, 2016
A little girl who attends day care at the Detroit Lakes Community Center, which pairs with Mahube's Head Start program, builds a milk carton gingerbread house, one of the many activities the kids get to participate in. Kaysey Price/Forum News Service
Communication, regulation changes seen as child care improvement keys
December 23, 2016 - 10:00pm
November 25, 2016
In rural Minnesota, residents facing economic challenges, opportunities
November 25, 2016 - 7:00am
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