Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

government and politics

Audit assesses Minnesota medical assistance oversight: State has room to improve, report says
4 min 28 sec ago
Members of a legislative task force considering ways to reduce cases of discrimination and harassment in the Statehouse met Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, in St. Paul. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers weigh how to combat sexual harassment
1 hour 34 min ago
North Dakota granted background check waiver for child care providers
7 hours 4 min ago
Minnesota Gov.-elect Tim Walz talks during a news conference at his transition office at the state Capitol in St. Paul on Thursday, Nov. 8. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
500 apply for 23 commissioner posts under Walz
7 hours 47 min ago
December 13, 2018
Adult-film actress Stormy Daniels, left, speaks to members of the media while attorney Michael Avenatti listens outside Federal Court in New York on Mon April 16, 2018. Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg
Trump shifts as denials of payoffs prove to be lies
20 hours 23 min ago
Federal appeals court rejects landowner arguments on DAPL easements
December 13, 2018 - 5:13pm
Russ Hanson, executive vice president of the Associated General Contractors of North Dakota, sits in his Bismarck office Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018. John Hageman / Forum News Service
Wary of new ethics rules, North Dakota lobbyists rethink plans for legislator receptions
December 13, 2018 - 4:15pm
Minnesota Gov.-elect Tim Walz talks during a news conference at his transition office at the state Capitol in St. Paul on Thursday, Nov. 8. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Gov.-elect Walz turns down Trump invitation, cites workload
December 13, 2018 - 4:00pm
Minnesota Public Utilities Commission reiterates support for new Line 3 route
December 13, 2018 - 3:35pm
A rendering of the proposed Lyons redervelopment project from Northridge Construction. This is what a possible project would be, looking down North Fourth Street from University Avenue. The design is still subject to change. Northridge Construction
Developers plan six-story project for downtown Grand Forks
December 13, 2018 - 6:44am
December 12, 2018
LISTEN Center director Charlie Bremseth gathers with his friends for a  photo at the Center Thursday during a retirement celebration for the longtime director. Christy Potts, (front row, third from left) is the new director.  photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Bremseth to retire after 40 years as head of LISTEN Center
December 12, 2018 - 7:06pm
Kathryn Kester, executive director of the Greater Grand Forks Young Professionals, places table clothes on tables for the September Longest Table event in downtown Grand Forks. Nick Nelson / Grand Forks Herald
After 'Longest Table' event, Grand Forks doles out cash for 10 community projects
December 12, 2018 - 7:04pm
Janessa Vogel, administrator at Elm Crest Manor in New Salem, talks about the challenges the small nursing home has maintaining a full nursing staff with competitive pay during a press conference on Wednesday in Bismarck by the North Dakota Long Term Care Association. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
North Dakota nursing homes seek more state funding
December 12, 2018 - 5:20pm
North Dakota federal judge to go into semi-retirement next year
December 12, 2018 - 3:12pm
Recently elected Ruth Buffalo celebrates after being sworn in on Dec. 3 to serve the North Dakota House of Representatives. Photo courtesy of Lea Black Photography
Number of women in North Dakota Legislature follows national upward trend
December 12, 2018 - 11:11am