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December 14, 2018
MnDOT urges caution near snowplows
December 14, 2018 - 11:55am
Bronze star grave markers are used to mark the graves of veterans. The symbols on the star are as follows: crossed rifles for land forces and an anchor for sailors. The letters signify fraternity, charity and loyalty. The marker was patterned after the Civil War Grand Army of the Republic Badge. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Bronze stars should be placed by next Memorial Day
December 14, 2018 - 10:13am
December 12, 2018
MnDOT seeks input on Hwy 29 overpass
December 12, 2018 - 12:24pm
December 11, 2018
Thomas Wayne Matthews
North-central Minnesota man charged with murdering his mother
December 11, 2018 - 7:13pm
Will Schroeer, center, speaks in support of a set of proposals aimed at boosting funding for public transit across Minnesota. A coalition called Keep Minnesota Moving announced its goals Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018 at the Capitol. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Transit coalition push includes $120 million ask for Greater Minnesota
December 11, 2018 - 6:03pm
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
December 11, 2018 - 5:41pm
State Rep. Steve Drazkowski of Mazeppa tells reporters Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, that he might support online voter registration, but will not know unless the Legislature examines the topic. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota lawmakers seeking 'refuge' forge new Republican caucus
December 11, 2018 - 5:28pm
December 10, 2018
Alexandria's levy to rise 3.9 percent
December 10, 2018 - 10:34pm
City enacts rules for vacation home rentals
December 10, 2018 - 10:33pm
Council approves permits, licenses
December 10, 2018 - 10:33pm
Former U.S. representative and Secretary of Agriculture Bob Bergland, photographed near Roseau, Minn., in 2003, died Sunday at age 90. Photo by Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Minnesota legislator, ag leader Bob Bergland dies
December 10, 2018 - 4:54pm
December 9, 2018
Minnesota Capitol
2019 tax season likely won’t be too messy after all. But Minnesota’s code may still need a rewrite
December 9, 2018 - 6:05pm
December 5, 2018
Ingebrigtsen
Ingebrigtsen to chair environment committee
December 5, 2018 - 5:29pm
Douglas County approves 3 percent property tax hike
December 5, 2018 - 11:26am
December 4, 2018
President Kevin Paap of the Minnesota Farm Bureau speaks Monday, May 21, 2018, in favor of bills the governor eventually vetoed. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Advocates say Minnesota farmers need help weathering season of 'whammies'
December 4, 2018 - 4:45pm
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