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December 15, 2018
Hancock council sets tax levy
December 15, 2018 - 3:45pm
December 14, 2018
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
December 14, 2018 - 9:47am
December 11, 2018
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
December 11, 2018 - 5:41pm
UMM graduate Ruby DeBellis with Sen. Amy Klobuchar after the May graduation ceremony. Photo submitted
She talked herself into it: UMM grad's speech leads to job with Klobuchar's office
December 11, 2018 - 3:35pm
Hancock takes formal action to disband police department
December 11, 2018 - 8:22am
December 10, 2018
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 7, 2018
Grant Zimmerman of AmpAmericas speaks during a Nov. 29 right of way ordinance hearing in the Stevens County Board of Commissioners room. Sue Dieter/Stevens County Times
Pipeline proposal draws a crowd, comments (with video)
December 7, 2018 - 11:40am
December 6, 2018
Smith advocates for Morris Soils Lab in USDA Undersecretary's Senate confirmation hearing: Watch the video
December 6, 2018 - 9:01am
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
Darron Carr was named the Morris Firefighter of the Year. From left, 1st assistant chief Matt Solemsaas, Darron Carr, fire chief Dave Dybdal and second assistant chief John Lembcke. Submitted photo
Carr is Morris Firefighter of the Year
December 4, 2018 - 11:30am
December 1, 2018
County to do annual review of elected positions
December 1, 2018 - 7:30am
November 28, 2018
Morris police car
Tiegs to retire as police chief
November 28, 2018 - 11:07am
November 26, 2018
(Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities again looks to boost LGA
November 26, 2018 - 6:39pm
Lt. Gov.-elect Peggy Flanagan addressed members of the One Minnesota Transition Advisory Board Monday, Nov. 26, 2018 at the Capitol. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Seeking commissioners with 'One Minnesota' mentality, Walz advisory team gets started
November 26, 2018 - 5:06pm