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August 11, 2017
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue gestures during a news conference with his Mexican counterpart Jose Calzada in Merida, Mexico, July 28, 2017. Lorenzo Hernandez / Reuters
Capitol Chatter: Consumer prices could rise if farms lack workers
August 11, 2017 - 1:59pm
August 4, 2017
President Zippy Duvall of American Farm Bureau said at 2017 Farmfest that his long-time friend, Sonny Purdue, will make a good U.S. agriculture secretary. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Early indications are farmers like Trump ag actions
August 4, 2017 - 2:06pm
July 29, 2017
U.S. Sen. Al Franken answers a question from Kerri Miller of Minnesota Public Radio during a 2014 U.S. Senate debate. File photo / Forum News Service
Minnesota senators look ahead on health care
July 29, 2017 - 10:53am
July 19, 2017
The Fargo-Moorhead Diversion Authority and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials break ground Monday, April 17, 2017, on the flood diversion at the site of the dam inlet structure south of Horace, N.D. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Judge sets 30-day deadline to decide whether to pause FM diversion
July 19, 2017 - 8:37am
July 14, 2017
Commissioner Myron Frans of Minnesota's finance agency talks in early 2017 about the state budget. In July, he said that the current two-year budget is tight and several factors could cause financial problems. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Dayton administration worries about tight budget
July 14, 2017 - 12:26pm
July 5, 2017
U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison of Minnesota tells a Minneapolis audience Wednesday, July 5, 2017, that Republican federal health care plans would hurt Minnesota. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Democrats lay out arguments against federal health care bills
July 5, 2017 - 6:56pm
March 6, 2017
Morton man gets 15 years in federal prison for possessing handgun
March 6, 2017 - 5:48pm
January 18, 2017
Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson gets a laugh Tuesday as he speaks at an event celebrating a state-federal partnership to preserve 60,000 acres of rural land.  (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Money set aside to preserve Minnesota land, improve water
January 18, 2017 - 4:32am
October 30, 2015
Most Upper Midwest senators favor budget deal
October 30, 2015 - 11:02pm
Ridgewater, Minnesota West to receive share of $17M federal training grant
September 30, 2014 - 10:58pm
September 27, 2013
With four days to go before the federal government is due to run out of money, Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., center, points to a countdown clock during a news conference Thursday on Capitol Hill in Washington. From left are, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nev., Schumer, Senate Majority Whip Richard Durbin of Ill., and Senate Appropriations Committee Chair Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Senate set to OK budget bill, but fight not over
September 27, 2013 - 10:00am
March 15, 2013
Man gets 18 months in prison for ring theft
March 15, 2013 - 10:15pm
December 17, 2012
Budget movement: Obama and Boehner meeting today
December 17, 2012 - 12:33pm
September 22, 2012
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Robison gets 13 years in prison on local charge
September 22, 2012 - 12:00am
May 30, 2012
State, federal agents serve search warrants in Litchfield
May 30, 2012 - 3:34pm
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