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July 16, 2018
Sen. Tina Smith, D-Minn. Special to Forum News Service
North Dakota, Minnesota delegations denounce Trump's defense of Putin
July 16, 2018 - 9:34pm
Arik Forsman
City Council picks Forsman to serve remainder of Hansen's term
July 16, 2018 - 9:29pm
8th District money shows DFL keeps up -- collectively
July 16, 2018 - 6:29pm
Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon says on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, that he wants lawmakers to approve him spending $1.5 million  of federal funds to improve voter database security. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Trump Russian comments rile Minnesota elections leader
July 16, 2018 - 5:11pm
President Donald Trump, left, listens as Vladimir Putin, Russia's president, speaks during a news conference in Helsinki, Finland, on July 16, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Chris Ratcliffe
Trump offers little pushback to Putin's denial of interference
July 16, 2018 - 4:45pm
New Minnesota driver's licenses will include more information and have features to make them more difficult to copy. Minnesota Department of Public Safety photo
Minnesota revises driver's licenses to be more secure
July 16, 2018 - 4:02pm
July 15, 2018
David Martinez
St. Paul mayor urges council candidate Martinez to drop out of race after topless photo post
July 15, 2018 - 6:53pm
The Midwest eases its Trump swoon and flirts again with Democratic candidates
July 15, 2018 - 5:35pm
Duke the Dog has become quite the celebrity since becoming mayor of Cormorant village two years ago. He will try for a third consecutive election victory at the 6th annual Cormorant Daze celebration on Saturday, Aug. 20. Special to Forum News Service
Duke the dog, famed mayor of Minn. township, retires amid failing health
July 15, 2018 - 7:55am
July 14, 2018
From left: Brad Morberg, Kathy Gilchrist, Will Middleton and Alex Waxman cheer as Bernie Sanders takes the stage at a rally to support Keith Ellison at Denfeld High School in Duluth Friday. Ellison is running for Minnesota attorney general.
Tyler Schank / tschank@duluthnews.complay button
Ellison's attorney general rally full of Sanders supporters
July 14, 2018 - 11:45am
July 13, 2018
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders greets Keith Ellison Friday during a campaign rally for Ellison at Denfeld High School in Duluth. Ellison is running for Minnesota attorney general. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)play button
Sanders stumps for Ellison in Duluth
July 13, 2018 - 9:54pm
Government says it will reunite up to 200 migrant children a day with their parents
July 13, 2018 - 9:52pm
President Trump    Washington Post file photo
White House says 'war on poverty' over amid push to revamp social programs
July 13, 2018 - 9:15pm
Secretary of State Steve Simon
Judge orders Minnesota secretary of state to release voter records
July 13, 2018 - 6:30pm
Robert Mueller, the former FBI director and special counsel leading the Russia investigation, leaves after closed meetings with the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 21, 2017. (Doug Mills/The New York Times Copyright 2018)
Mueller probe indicts 12 Russians for hacking Democrats in 2016
July 13, 2018 - 5:07pm
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