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March 20, 2017
Sen. Al Franken, left, talks with Stacy Hennen, Director of Grant County Human Services, and Deb Sjostrom, Otter Tail County Director of Human Services after a listening session Friday, March 17, at Perham Health, on a proposed healthcare plan to replace the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare. Rural health care providers, including Perham Health leaders, were concerned about cuts to Medicaid that would hurt low income, the elderly and children in rural areas, such as those served in Otter Tail County.
Franken talks healthcare with providers in Perham
March 20, 2017 - 11:23am
March 8, 2017
House considers cuts to maintenance budget for schools: Perham school board may have to reprioritize maintenance projects
March 8, 2017 - 9:49pm
February 27, 2017
Sunday liquor sales approved by Minn. Senate, but issue not settled
February 27, 2017 - 2:14pm
February 16, 2017
City approves letter of opposition to Sunday liquor sales
February 16, 2017 - 10:00am
February 9, 2017
A rusty patched bumble bee which the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposed listing for federal protection as an endangered species is pictured in Madison, Wisconsin, U.S. August 7, 2015. Photo courtesy of Rich Hatfield/Handout via REUTERS
Trump administration delays bumblebee protection
February 9, 2017 - 3:47pm
January 25, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton announced his prostate cancer diagnosis Tuesday, Jan. 24,  2017, the day after he fainted while giving his State of the State speech. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Dayton's 70th birthday not what he wanted
January 25, 2017 - 4:09pm
January 23, 2017
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton gives his annual State of the State Address in the House Chambers of the State Capitol in St. Paul, Monday, January 23, 2017.  (St. Paul Pioneer Press: Scott Takushi)
Son: Dayton "great" after collapsing during State of State speech
January 23, 2017 - 9:33pm
January 13, 2017
Mknnesota state Sens. Michele Benson of Ham Lake and Tony Lourey of Kerrick discuss a  health insurance bill in the Senate on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Senators pass health insurance aid bill as debate focuses in rural Minnesota
January 13, 2017 - 9:18am
January 9, 2017
Minnesota state auditor Rebecca Otto to run for governor
January 9, 2017 - 4:10pm
January 5, 2017
Dayton proposes $1.5 billion bonding bill for MN public works projects
January 5, 2017 - 3:53pm
December 16, 2016
Perham council approves 2017 budget, levy
December 16, 2016 - 11:30am
November 30, 2016
Minnesota state Rep. Dean Urdahl of Grove City argues on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, in favor of returning paintings about the Civil War and American Indian events to the governor's office. A state committee agreed that the Civil War art should be returned when a Capitol renoevatoin is finished. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)play button
Upset over paintings, Dayton walks out of meeting
November 30, 2016 - 1:00pm
November 8, 2016
Elections include local people who care about city, county and state issues
November 8, 2016 - 10:13am
November 3, 2016
Perham-Dent School Board incumbent Cyndy Huber believes education valuable aspect of a person's life
November 3, 2016 - 4:04pm
Incumbent Sue Von Ruden is passionate about education at Perham-Dent Schools
November 3, 2016 - 4:01pm
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