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Preschool employee sentenced for sexually assaulting boys
Rapper's motion for drug charge dismissal denied
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Experienced MCM bunch strives for deep state run
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New-look Spurs edge Timberwolves in season opener
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Youth pheasant hunters carry on tradition
Pheasant numbers up, but not like good old days
South Dakota deer hunters will face licensing changes
Big changes being considered for SD fishing
Running through the town: Mitchell, Kiwanis introduce new half marathon
Chuck and Lois Paulson
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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
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
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 28, 2017
After Franken, Democrats struggle for steady harassment message
Democrats in Congress are struggling with how to calibrate their response to sexual harassment claims against two prominent lawmakers while trying...
November 28, 2017 - 12:06pm
November 27, 2017
Did he or didn't he? Al Franken keeps apologizing for groping he says he can't remember doing.
A week-and-a-half and four accusers later, Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., keeps issuing apologies without acknowledging or denying he touched women...
November 27, 2017 - 2:19pm
November 24, 2017
Commentary: Sen. Franken still hasn't denied grabbing women
Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., has waded into the murky waters of trying to apologize for inappropriately touching women - while asserting that he...
November 24, 2017 - 2:58pm
November 22, 2017
Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them
U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., faces new allegations of sexual assault after two unnamed women have come forward accusing Franken of grabbing...
November 22, 2017 - 8:44pm