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February 20, 2020
Visitors paddle a quiet stretch of the Kawishiwi River near Ely on a day trip in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. (2002 file / News Tribune)
That study of copper-nickel mining's effects on U.S.-Canada waters? It's eight paragraphs long, McCollum says
February 20, 2020 - 6:15pm
February 10, 2020
Congresswoman Betty McCollum, DFL-Minn., speaks to the crowd at Bayfront Festival Park in Duluth during the Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters Wild Waters Music Fest in August 2019. (File / News Tribune)
McCollum: Trump administration set to deport Minnesota Hmong, Lao refugees
February 10, 2020 - 5:30pm
February 5, 2020
Visitors paddle a quiet stretch of the Kawishiwi River near Ely on a day trip in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. (2002 file / News Tribune)
Cancellation of copper-nickel mining study questioned in hearing
February 5, 2020 - 7:54pm
January 15, 2020
Congresswoman Betty McCollum, DFL-Minn., speaks to the crowd at Bayfront Festival Park in Duluth during the Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters Wild Waters Music Fest in August 2019. (File / News Tribune)
McCollum introduces bill to ban copper-nickel mining near Boundary Waters
January 15, 2020 - 5:03pm
December 18, 2019
Rep. Collin Peterson, left, speaks with Carl Olson, a dairy farmer from Meyer, Saturday during the annual meeting of the First District Association in Litchfield.  Carolyn Lange / Forum News Serviceplay button
Here's how your Congress member voted on impeachment
December 18, 2019 - 8:36pm
December 10, 2019
Minn., ND, SD congressional leaders largely toe party lines on impeachment
December 10, 2019 - 5:32pm
November 11, 2019
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz on Monday, Nov. 11, 2019, addressed hundreds of veterans and their family members at a Veterans Day event in Inver Grove Heights, Minn. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota officials highlight veterans' sacrifice, promise their support at Veterans Day event
November 11, 2019 - 2:10pm
October 24, 2019
Protesters rallied outside the U.S. Bank Stadium on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019, to urge the Washington, D.C., professional football team to retire its name. Matthew Guerry / Forum News Service
State, tribal officials condemn Washington NFL team's name at rally
October 24, 2019 - 10:57am
June 6, 2019
Fireworks illuminate the National Mall in celebration of Independence Day in Washington, D.C., on July 4, 2018. Washington Post photo by Calla Kessler.
House Democrats attack Trump's plans to speak at Fourth of July celebration
June 6, 2019 - 8:35am
February 2, 2018
With school officials and state legislators watching, high school junior Jessica Melnik talks about efforts to prevent girls from being used in sex trafficking. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: High school student fights sex trafficking
February 2, 2018 - 12:11pm
November 16, 2017
Undated courtesy photo, circa Feb. 2015, of Ken Martin, who was re-elected in Feb. 2015 to a third two-year term as chairman of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party. Photo courtesy of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party.
Minnesotan leaders tough on Franken incident
November 16, 2017 - 6:54pm
October 5, 2017
Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) at the Democratic National Committee’s winter meeting, in Atlanta, Feb. 25, 2017. With many Democrats still shell-shocked over losing a presidential campaign they expected to win, the DNC is picking a new national leader here Saturday, with Ellison and other candidates promising resistance to the Trump administration’s agenda. (Kevin D. Liles/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Here's how much money Minn. candidates have received from gun control lobbyists
October 5, 2017 - 1:55pm
July 25, 2017
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, accompanied by Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (right) and Sen. Martin Heinrich, speaks with the media on July 18, 2017, about the congressional health care debate. Aaron P. Bernstein / Reuters
Minnesota lawmakers denounce GOP health bill, seek bipartisan answer
July 25, 2017 - 4:25pm
April 28, 2017
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson meets Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, with the Diversion Authority, in the Fargo City Commission Room. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Peterson wants to stay in Congress; Nolan still thinking
April 28, 2017 - 12:55pm
February 1, 2017
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Minnesota Democratic representatives square off over Boundary Waters
February 1, 2017 - 7:08pm