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Much agreement among county commissioner candidates
School board candidates debate issues
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Oct. 25
Roundabout, water for beach bathhouse among county board actions
Midway Mall Cinema 9 is sold
5AA football: Bulldogs' big third finishes Minnewaska season
Class A state tennis: Lakers fall in two matches
5AA football: Quick start sends Osakis to section semis past Benson
A fast start: Mountain biking club finds success in first season
Alex Horseshoe League hands out 2016 awards
Otterness takes top honors in national field competition
Ecumen Bethany Community offers free memory screenings
Anishinaabe-Ojibwe storyteller to present at EAC
Hope and healing after abortion
Carlos to host youth Halloween party
Births - Oct. 21, 2016
Births - Oct. 14, 2016
Engaged - Schwab and Ronning
Engaged - Schmitz and Volesky
The rush of the flush
From the stand: Bucks starting to move
DNR Report: Drawdown underway on Pope County lake
A memorable moose in Alaska
DNR Release: Lake Carlos State Park to offer snowshoe-lacing workshop
Delores E. Johnson
Floretta A. Ziegelmann
LETTER: Thank you to VA clinics
LETTER: Odell fully understands issues
LETTER: Time clocks are good business practice
LETTER: Keep Westrom working for students
FARGO FORUM EDITORIAL: This time for president, none of the above
Top 10 fall garden chores
AgCountry Farm Credit Services to award scholarships
ASK A TROOPER: Do farm vehicles need pilot cars?
FSA is committed to assisting producers
Find out what is a fair farm rental agreement at meeting
LAPW announces 2016 Employers of the Year
Alexandria among cheapest cities for car insurance
FAST adds large robotic welder to Glenwood facility
Alexandria credit unions team up to volunteer
Chamber Ambassadors visit three businesses
hires and promotions
On The Street
May 17, 2016
Hinrichs wins DFL nod to run against Westrom
By Sue Dieter, Form News Service Alexandria High School teacher Russ Hinrichs won the endorsement of the delegates to the Democratic Farmer Labor...
May 17, 2016 - 12:09pm
May 12, 2016
Rural cities urge legislators to take action
The legislative clock is ticking. City leaders from across Greater Minnesota – including Alexandria Mayor Sara Carlson – are urging state...
May 12, 2016 - 8:20am
April 21, 2016
Olson, Kulp win DFL endorsement for District 8, 8B
Shawn Olson of Alexandria won the DFL Party’s endorsement in Senate District 8 at the American Legion in Fergus Falls on Tuesday, April 19....
April 21, 2016 - 10:18am
April 18, 2016
District 8 Republicans endorse candidates
Minnesota Senate District 8 Republicans met in Parkers Prairie on Saturday, April 16 to choose their candidates for the upcoming election in...
April 18, 2016 - 12:33pm
April 11, 2016
Anderson, Backer, Westrom get party's nod for re-election
State Rep. Paul Anderson, R-Starbuck, received his party’s endorsement for the Legislature in District 12B on Saturday, April 9. The four-term Republican, who currently serves as chair of the House Agriculture Policy Committee, was endorsed unanimously at the gathering of delegates...
April 11, 2016 - 11:40am
April 7, 2016
Westrom wants to re-open prison in Appleton
State Senator Torrey Westrom, R-Elbow Lake, has co-authored a bipartisan bill that would re-open the Prairie Correctional Facility in Appleton. Currently, Minnesota faces a prison overcrowding issue, placing an increasing burden on the state’s correctional system, Westrom noted....
April 7, 2016 - 12:11pm
April 1, 2016
Franson supports Real ID measure
Members of the Minnesota House of Representatives approved legislation on March 29 that would allow Minnesota to prepare for the implementation of Real ID. Passed by Congress in 2005, the Real ID Act requires stricter identification measures, including a barcode and security devices...
April 1, 2016 - 12:00am
March 28, 2016
Collin Peterson would vote for Bernie Sanders as delegate
By Patrick Springer, Forum News Service U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., said he would vote for Bernie Sanders if he attends the Democratic...
March 28, 2016 - 9:39am
March 27, 2016
Prison hearing draws unusual reaction
By Don Davis, Forum News Service It was a rare sight for Minnesota government watchers. Western Minnesotans who hopped on a bus in Appleton and...
March 27, 2016 - 3:00pm
March 25, 2016
Lawmakers look to retain child care providers
More than 3,000 Minnesota child care providers have stopped providing the service in the past decade, and a bipartisan legislative panel says...
March 25, 2016 - 12:00am
March 24, 2016
Bills define fantasy sports as not gambling
By Lee Ann Schutz, Session Daily Minnesotans love fantasy sports, but the activity is in legal limbo. More than 1 million people participate, making the state a hotbed of gamers and lawmakers are looking into a bill that would clarify it is legal. Rep. Tim Sanders, R-Blaine, sponsors...
March 24, 2016 - 11:37am
March 19, 2016
Minnesota eyes presidential primary election
By Don Davis, Forum News Service Long lines and angry Minnesotans trying to attend March 1 precinct caucuses may lead to the state adopting a...
March 19, 2016 - 8:00am
March 16, 2016
Obama nominates moderate, veteran judge for Supreme Court
By Reuters Media President Barack Obama nominated veteran appellate court judge Merrick Garland to the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday, Mar. 16, setting up a potentially ferocious political showdown with Senate Republicans who have vowed to block any Obama nominee. Considered a moderate,...
March 16, 2016 - 3:52pm
March 15, 2016
Dayton lays out budget change proposals
By Don Davis, Forum News Service Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton proposes increasing budgets for items ranging from pre-kindergarten programs to broadband...
March 15, 2016 - 2:22pm
March 14, 2016
Longtime Minnesota rep. Martin Sabo dies
By Bill Salisbury, St. Paul Pioneer Press As a leader on the U.S. House Budget Committee in the 1990s, Martin Olav Sabo was an architect of the...
March 14, 2016 - 9:20am