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Pequot Lakes Business of the Year: Snap Fitness/Hopkins Health & Wellness wins honor
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Minnesota farmer suing the state charged after products test high for THC
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Rescuing a raptor: Neighbors, volunteers return eaglet to nest
Dokken: Read and heed aquatic nuisance species and aquatic invasive species laws — everywhere you travel
Trolling for the Troops thanks veterans for their service
Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
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Horns are growing on young people's skulls. Phone use is to blame, research suggests
Police called it a meth-fueled attack squirrel. An Alabama fugitive says it's his beloved pet.
'Play for Patrick' screenings slated Thursday at Eagle View
Lost Italian: Delicious and nutritious, celebrate our agricultural superfood with Edamame Pesto
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'This Is It': Scotty McCreery to take Lakes Jam stage June 28
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December 10, 2018
Stauber’s first act: clear path for PolyMet
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Barring action in Washington, D.C., before the end of the year, Congressman-elect Pete Stauber plans to take up legislation...
December 10, 2018 - 6:32pm
December 4, 2018
Nolan’s days in office grow short: Congressman reflects on a public life
DULUTH — Rick Nolan emerged from the boardroom at Fitger’s Inn on Tuesday, Dec. 4, to be greeted by a smiling, familiar face. “You’ve...
December 4, 2018 - 9:22pm
November 12, 2018
Midterm aftermath: State GOP chair talks 2018 election, eyes 2020 races
In many ways, the 2018 midterm elections have been a tale of two Minnesotas—one rural backcountry, the other urban metro —with the...
November 12, 2018 - 11:00am
November 10, 2018
Does Radinovich loss mark end of Democratic dominance in the 8th?
Once upon a time—and not so long ago—the Democratic party largely dictated politics in the 8th Congressional District. Consider that...
November 10, 2018 - 1:00pm
November 4, 2018
Campaign volunteers, an appreciation: Grassroots efforts key to upcoming election
DULUTH — On the Sunday before the 2018 midterm elections, Forum News Service chose to profile volunteers from each of the 8th Congressional...
November 4, 2018 - 6:05am
September 15, 2018
Trump administration diverted nearly $10 million from FEMA to ICE detention program, according to DHS document: Nolan responds
The Trump administration appears to have diverted nearly $10 million in funding for the Federal Emergency Management Agency, or FEMA, to U.S....
September 15, 2018 - 10:00am
August 31, 2018
Tribal community college to receive opioid epidemic grant
Congressman Rick Nolan, D-Crosby, announced Wednesday, Aug. 29, the Fond du Lac Tribal Community College will be the recipient of a $319,843 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to engage youths, battle opioid addiction and preserve culture.
August 31, 2018 - 10:30am
August 20, 2018
Vice president plans another Minnesota visit
ST. PAUL — The White House is leaving no doubt that Minnesota is important in its 2018 political strategy. The Minnesota Republican Party...
August 20, 2018 - 2:49pm
August 10, 2018
Reader Opinion: Observations of candidates for the primary
I will share my observations of candidates running from both political parties for Tuesday's primary election. For attorney general, I have known DFLer Tom Foley for 40 years. In 1989, Foley was the only elected official who testified in support of my stiffer-penalties bill for violent...
August 10, 2018 - 1:30am
August 7, 2018
Reader Opinion: Swanson, Nolan a good team
As the former Minnesota Commissioner of Agriculture under Gov. Wendell R. Anderson and as Chancellor of Minnesota's seven state universities during the years of Gov. Al Quie and Gov. Rudy Perpich, I have watched Congressman Rick Nolan represent Minnesota in the 6th District from 1974...
August 7, 2018 - 11:30am
August 3, 2018
DFL governor candidates not three peas in a pod
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's three major Democratic governor candidates give voters a choice in the Aug.14 primary election: • U.S. Rep. Tim...
August 3, 2018 - 4:23pm
August 2, 2018
Activists march in Duluth, call on Nolan to resign
DULUTH—Giving oxygen to a two-week firestorm surrounding Rep. Rick Nolan, DFL-Minn., a group of a dozen or more activists marched into...
August 2, 2018 - 7:53pm
July 29, 2018
Nolan applauds bipartisan passage of CTE bill in US House
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan on Wednesday, July 25, praised the bipartisan passage of his Strengthening Career and Technical Education Act for the 21st Century Act. According to a news release by Nolan's office, the legislation reauthorizes and reforms the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical...
July 29, 2018 - 4:30am
July 28, 2018
Nolan addresses controversy, says he hasn't 'done anything wrong'
DULUTH—U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn., expressed regret and resolve Friday, July 27, in the face of a controversy which has some calling...
July 28, 2018 - 4:43pm
Nolan introduces proposal for nationwide Medicaid recovery bill
A 2016 Minnesota law that, in certain circumstances, limits how far the state can go in attempting to recover Medicaid costs from an estate after the death of a recipient would expand to cover the entire nation under legislation introduced Thursday, July 26, by Rep. Rick Nolan. Under...
July 28, 2018 - 4:30am