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June 21, 2019
Sen. Tina Smith
Smith, Young co-introduce 'One Health' bill to combat animal-borne diseases
June 21, 2019 - 9:30am
June 15, 2019
Scott Hall of Baxter is a 40-year-old Army veteran, husband and father who plans to pedal three consecutive days in July in the Habitat 500 bicycling fundraiser to raise $10,000 to build a Deerwood veteran a home. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Baxter veteran helps Deerwood veteran by bicycling in fundraiser
June 15, 2019 - 2:00pm
June 13, 2019
Sen. Tina Smith
Smith introduces Affordable Medications Act to reduce drug costs
June 13, 2019 - 10:30am
June 10, 2019
Health officials recommend anglers have an electrician’s pliers with a wire-cutting blade and disinfecting solution in their tackle boxes. Submitted photo
Hooked? What to do if you get "caught" up in all the fun
June 10, 2019 - 1:00pm
June 5, 2019
Craig Ballantyne, author of The Perfect Day Formula, says people often have more discipline to accomplish their goals in the morning without distractions from the rest of the world. Thinkstock / Special To The Forum
Teens, young adults most at risk for heat-related illness, study finds
June 5, 2019 - 4:06pm
President Donald Trump walks on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, D.C., on May 17, 2019.   Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump says transgender people banned from military over drug use
June 5, 2019 - 3:26pm
May 24, 2019
Reader Opinion: Value all life
May 24, 2019 - 2:30am
May 16, 2019
Members of May 4th's "insulin caravan" to Fort Frances, Ontario, including Quinn Nystrom (second from left). A group of eight people, with five media members in tow, traveled into Canada to buy cheaper medical supplies and protest exorbitant prices placed on life-sustaining medication. Photo courtesy of Quinn Nystrom
Insulin caravan garners worldwide attention on skyrocketing health care costs
May 16, 2019 - 10:00am
May 14, 2019
Michael Brun / Forum News Service
Why are Minnesota lawmakers fighting over a 27-year-old health care tax?
May 14, 2019 - 7:09pm
Reader Opinion: Protect senior health care
May 14, 2019 - 5:30am
May 9, 2019
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar tells a Knoxville, Iowa, Sunday, Feb. 17, soup lunch crowd why she should be president. It came a week after she announced she was running. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Amy Klobuchar pressed on ‘booming’ economy on Fox News town hall
May 9, 2019 - 11:38am
May 8, 2019
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Veterans town hall slated May 16 in Brainerd
May 8, 2019 - 8:00am
May 3, 2019
Walz, health system CEOs call for continuation of health care provider tax
May 3, 2019 - 7:30am
May 2, 2019
Sen. Tina Smith
Smith, Cassidy introduce bill to cut wasteful health care administration costs
May 2, 2019 - 4:30pm
Sen. Amy Klobuchar, DFL-Minn.
Klobuchar lauds passage of major health care bills in U.S. Senate
May 2, 2019 - 3:30pm