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August 24, 2018
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar  speaks at a Farmfest candidate forum in early August. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Klobuchar, Newberger broadcast wide differences at Minnesota State Fair debate
August 24, 2018 - 4:11pm
August 17, 2018
Boschee (left) Jaeger (right)
Technology weighs in North Dakota secretary of state race
August 17, 2018 - 8:14pm
August 12, 2018
Without precedent? ND Legislature v. Burgum may stand alone
August 12, 2018 - 2:52pm
August 3, 2018
Rural Republicans, including many here in the Minnesota House, say Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton has waged a "war on agriculture" because of regulations he has promoted on farmers. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Candidates agree to talk before introducing rules
August 3, 2018 - 4:26pm
Erin Murphy files paperwork in early June of 2018 to run for Minnesota governor. She is one of a trio of major candidates in the Aug. 14, 2018, primary election. Don Davis / Forum News Service
DFL governor candidates not three peas in a pod
August 3, 2018 - 4:23pm
July 5, 2018
Former Environmental Protection Agency administrator, Scott Pruitt.
Minnesotans' reactions mixed on EPA chief departure
July 5, 2018 - 5:00pm
June 27, 2018
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-S.D.) during a Senate hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 12, 2018. Heitkamp is one of three Democrats who are up for reelection in states President Donald Trump carried and voted to confirm Justice Neil Gorsuch. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Heitkamp and Dem-NPL Party react to #TrumpFargo rally
June 27, 2018 - 9:38pm
June 26, 2018
Farmers will rally at the Red River Valley Fairground in West Fargo on Wednesday, June 27, 2018, hours before President Donald Trump's appearance in Fargo, to call attention to issues of concern on the farm. Forum file photo
West Fargo farm rally will try to capture part of Trump's spotlight
June 26, 2018 - 6:21pm
June 19, 2018
Mike McFeely
McFeely: Trump's child separation policy bleeds into ND Senate race
June 19, 2018 - 5:58pm
columnist Rob Port
Commentary: Deep pocketed interests routinely buy their way onto North Dakota's ballot
June 19, 2018 - 5:32pm
While his father, Daniel Del Toro, speaks out against separating immigrant children from their parents, his 2-year-old son Joaquin looks at reporters in the Minnesota Capitol on Tuesday, June 19. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesotans seek to keep immigrant families together
June 19, 2018 - 3:41pm
June 12, 2018
Primary election voting began at 7 a.m. June 12, 2018. Forum file photo
18,300 votes cast in Cass County; turnout more than last non-presidential primary
June 12, 2018 - 11:14pm
May 14, 2018
Donna Bergstrom of Duluth listens to a reporter's question Monday, May 14, 2018, after Republican governor candidate Jeff Johnson named her as his running mate. Don Davis / Forum News Service
GOP's Johnson running mate from Democratic-heavy Duluth
May 14, 2018 - 3:34pm
May 9, 2018
Minnesota state Rep. Sarah Anderson of Plymouth, chairwoman of the House state government committee, announces that Dayton administration officials refused to testify on her plan to use reserve funds to pay for veteran home construction. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota Senate chairman: 'Not one nickel more' for bonding
May 9, 2018 - 5:51pm
May 6, 2018
columnist Rob Port
Commentary: Who expected Sen. Heitkamp to be in this much trouble this early?
May 6, 2018 - 6:50am