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Proposed sexual harassment policy in Minnesota Legislature would cover everyone, all the time
39 min 7 sec ago
The golden Quadriga stands atop the Minnesota Capitol as legislators move toward a May 21, 2018, end of their session. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Legislative roundup: MN House votes to dump wild rice water rules
5 hours 32 min ago
Audit shows lax enforcement on elk, deer farm rules in Minnesota
6 hours 48 min ago
Minnesota state Sen. Warren Limmer of Maple Grove says on Monday, April 23, 2018, his legislation would make sure that dangerous sex offenders and mentally ill people are not released too soon. Don Davis / Forum News Service
State officials in Minn. fear court ruling will let offenders go free too soon
7 hours 17 min ago
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Feehan, Hagedorn secure party endorsements
7 hours 28 min ago
Minn. House GOP plan includes rate cut
9 hours 51 min ago
April 22, 2018
Crunch time: Minnesota lawmakers have less than five weeks to tackle long list of issues
April 22, 2018 - 6:19am
April 21, 2018
Variance approved for new hog barn in Leota Township
April 21, 2018 - 10:45am
Dayton nominates Worthington, other communities as ‘Opportunity Zones’
April 21, 2018 - 9:55am
Council OKs regional park application; Worthington Hockey Association looking for ice arena improvements
April 21, 2018 - 9:30am
April 20, 2018
The Minnesota State Capitol
Gun violence prompts school walkout, another rally at Minnesota Capitol on Columbine anniversary
April 20, 2018 - 9:21pm
Then-Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty talks about a $34.4 billion budget proposal in 2007. Don Davis / Forum News Service file photo
Capitol Chatter: Pawlenty and his money back in politics
April 20, 2018 - 1:36pm
U.S. Rep. Tim Walz, D-Minn.
Minn. gubernatorial candidate Walz releases 2017 income tax returns
April 20, 2018 - 12:20pm
Maddie Harrah, an Apple Valley resident and University of Minnesota student, discusses her support of Gov. Mark Dayton's tax proposal Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the State Capitol in St. Paul. The governor's plan allows taxpayers to continue to deduct higher education expenses. Christopher Magan / Pioneer Press
Dayton, GOP at odds over tax plan as health care for working poor levy is sticking point
April 20, 2018 - 10:29am
April 19, 2018
A group of tourists checks out the Minnesota Senate chamber on Thursday, April 19, 2018. The Captiol is busy this time of year with tourists from school children to the elderly. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota Legislature could outlaw fake service animals
April 19, 2018 - 5:30pm