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Congress passes $1.3 trillion, 2,232-page budget with little time to spare
Giant animatronic Tyrannosaurus rex goes up in dramatic flames in Colorado
Valley City floodwall fix in funding bill
Open the gates?
Texting and driving campaign set
nation and world
Rare lynx sighting highlights a day on the ice
Cinderella Loyola-Chicago advances to Elite 8
Braun, Huebner capture titles
Jimmies compete at classic
Are you kind when you disagree with someone?
Commentary: North Dakotans could enjoy an additional $33.8 million in savings thanks to the Trump tax cuts
Letter to the editor: Vietnam Veterans Day is next week
Commentary: No, billionaires won't save us - that's a myth that links Zuckerberg and Trump
Commentary: I run Dick's Sporting Goods. It's Congress's turn to do something about guns.
Tara Lynn Bauer
Wilbur D. Holmgren
Anthony "Tony" Karsky
John Martin Hagen
Steven "Herman" Feske
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Community calendar of events for March 23, 2018
ND Highway Patrol superintendent to retire
Community calendar of events for March 22, 2018
Community calendar of events for March 21, 2018
Foundation donates to Widmer family
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January 5, 2018
Analysis: Peterson, Heitkamp vote often against party, Hoeven closer to party line
Northwest Minnesota's U.S. representative and North Dakota's Democratic senator are near the top of a list of congressional members who voted...
January 5, 2018 - 8:50pm
January 2, 2018
Michele Bachmann tells televangelist she might run for Al Franken's Senate seat
Former congresswoman Michele Bachmann recently announced on a televangelist's show that she is mulling a run for Al Franken's U.S. Senate seat...
January 2, 2018 - 2:04pm
December 28, 2017
Franken bids farewell to supporters
December 28, 2017 - 9:22pm
December 20, 2017
Can Franken preserve his legacy? He made his first try Wednesday
WASHINGTON—Minnesota gets a new U.S. senator on Jan. 3. A spokesman for U.S. Sen. Al Franken said on Wednesday, Dec. 20, that the senator...
December 20, 2017 - 7:42pm
December 18, 2017
Analysis: Could Al Franken un-resign? Sure.
WASHINGTON - When Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., reluctantly said this month he would resign over multiple groping allegations, he did it in a way...
December 18, 2017 - 1:10pm
December 12, 2017
UPDATE: Dayton to name Franken replacement for Senate on Wednesday
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans will learn Wednesday who their next senator will be. At a 10 a.m. news conference at the Capitol, Gov. Mark Dayton will...
December 12, 2017 - 7:53pm
December 7, 2017
Franken denies some allegations, but plans resignation from U.S. Senate 'in a few weeks'
WASHINGTON — Al Franken was one of the most recognized U.S. senators from the day he took office in 2009, thanks to fame he gained on the "Saturday...
December 7, 2017 - 3:45pm
Commentary: What if Al Franken isn't really resigning?
When Senator Al Franken, amid calls for resignation from his fellow Democrats, announced that he’d be making an announcement on the floor of...
December 7, 2017 - 11:54am
Franken announces resignation from U.S. Senate
The announcement will be carried on all Forum Communication websites. U.S. Sen. Al Franken will address the Senate at 10:45 a.m. Central...
December 7, 2017 - 10:35am
December 6, 2017
UPDATE: Friends call for Franken to step down, but he is not tipping his hat yet
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Al Franken's political friends want and expect him to resign. The Minnesota Democrat plans a Thursday, Dec. 7, announcement...
December 6, 2017 - 5:39pm
Heitkamp joins senators calling for Franken to step down
WASHINGTON — Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., called for the resignation of Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., on Wednesday, Dec. 6, joining the morning...
December 6, 2017 - 12:06pm
Senate Democrats call on Franken to resign
WASHINGTON - A group of six Senate Democratic women called Wednesday, Dec. 6, for Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., to resign amid mounting allegations...
December 6, 2017 - 11:18am
December 1, 2017
Commentary: Al Franken's calculated strategy of non-denial
Sen. Al Franken has a strategy for getting out of his current mess. You can see it in action in an interview he gave this week to Esme Murphy,...
December 1, 2017 - 1:23pm
November 30, 2017
New misconduct allegation leveled against Franken on USO tour
An Army veteran from Ohio says U.S. Sen. Al Franken cupped her breast in 2003. Stephanie Kemplin, 41, told CNN about a USO tour photo opportunity...
November 30, 2017 - 9:35am
November 29, 2017
ND, Minn. leaders respond to Trump's racially charged remarks, retweets
GRAND FORKS—President Donald Trump drew wide criticism this week for racially charged comments and Twitter activity, drawing mixed responses...
November 29, 2017 - 9:38pm