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July 21, 2018
DFL House candidates to debate in Brainerd
18 hours 54 min ago
July 20, 2018
Joe Radinovich
Women in Nolan scandal defend Radinovich
July 20, 2018 - 7:54pm
Bemidji joins 130 Minnesota cities to oppose sale of strong alcohol in grocery, convenience stores
July 20, 2018 - 6:13pm
U.S. Rep. Tim Walz offers up a proposal Wednesday, July 18, 2018, to provide up to $12 billion a year to small communities throughout the country. The proposal came from Walz as a congressman, but it could help him in his run for Minnesota governor. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Official announcement or politics?
July 20, 2018 - 5:03pm
Cass County Board: More money being spent on fewer veterans
July 20, 2018 - 1:00pm
Part of the cover of the 2018 Cass County Tax Forfeited Lands Public Auction booklet.
Cass County Board: $461K collected from sale of tax-forfeited land
July 20, 2018 - 9:09am
The Pine River-Backus School Board identified a difficult topic in the student handbook when board chair Chris Cunningham brought up cell phones in the classroom. Photo Illustration
PIne River-Backus School Board: Cell phones pose tricky question in student handbook
July 20, 2018 - 4:00am
July 19, 2018
t100416 --- Clint Austin --- austinSANDERS1005c5 --- Congressman Rick Nolan gestures while speaking during a rally supporting the Clinton Kaine presidential ticket at the Kirby Ballroom on the campus of the University of Minnesota Duluth Tuesday night. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Bombshell report alleges northern Minnesota congressman kept employing known harasser
July 19, 2018 - 8:11pm
Rep. Rick Nolan speaks during a health care forum organized by the Head of the Lakes United Way at the Depot in Duluth. Forum News Service file photo
MinnPost reports sexual harassment accusations against former Nolan staffer
July 19, 2018 - 4:31pm
Cass County Board: Audit of county financial records in final review
July 19, 2018 - 12:00pm
Speed Limit sign, made to the specifications of the 2004 edition of Standard Highway Signs. By Federal Highway Administration - MUTCD (http://mutcd.fhwa.dot.gov/shsm_interim/index.htm) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
Cass County Board: Commissioners request speed limit study on County Highway 77
July 19, 2018 - 5:00am
July 18, 2018
Dave Williams, who owns property along Pelican Lake, sits at the corner of the table as Crow Wing County Administrator Tim Houle (left) and Commissioners Paul Koering and Paul Thiede listen to Williams' complaints at the Tuesday, July 17, committee of the whole meeting about vacation rentals by owner. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Lakefront property owner wants vacation rentals regulated
July 18, 2018 - 7:00am
Echo Journal file photo
Crosslake: Council approves personnel changes
July 18, 2018 - 4:00am
July 17, 2018
Echo Journal file photo
Pequot Lakes: August will bring street dance, National Night Out
July 17, 2018 - 8:00am
July 16, 2018
8th District money shows DFL keeps up
July 16, 2018 - 9:48pm
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