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March 19, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said his water quality law has gained good traction throughout the state, with nearly 75 percent of counties in compliance with buffer laws eight months before deadline. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Serviceplay button
Buffer strips ahead of deadline; Dayton opposes big changes to law
March 19, 2017 - 1:59pm
March 15, 2017
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' doesn't make sense
March 15, 2017 - 1:11pm
March 8, 2017
College loan aid examined as way to help Greater Minnesota
March 8, 2017 - 9:46am
Judy Randall and David Kirchner of the Minnesota Legislative Auditor's Office tell a Minnesota legislative committee Monday, March 6, 2017, that standardized tests given in schools have value, but they could be improved. Don Davis / Forum News Serviceplay button
Audit: Educators do not understand how to use test results
March 8, 2017 - 8:36am
February 22, 2017
Members of the Minnesota House voted Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, to pass a bill allowing Sunday liquor sales. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
February 22, 2017 - 10:37am
February 5, 2017
MN Republican legislators take aim at reshaping state's Public Utilities Commission
February 5, 2017 - 11:05am
January 24, 2017
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton collapses while giving 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)
Dayton collapses, then walks with aid after speech
January 24, 2017 - 9:12am
January 14, 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 premium aid bill as debate focuses on rural Minnesota
January 14, 2017 - 12:08pm
January 7, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton explains on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, that he wants legislators to consider a bill providing $300 million in tax relief. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
MN governor revises, brings back tax bill that had $101 million mistake
January 7, 2017 - 4:48pm
Editorial: Another shutdown for Minnesota?
January 7, 2017 - 10:00am
January 4, 2017
Health insurance No. 1 Minnesota issue
January 4, 2017 - 8:50am
December 19, 2016
Live stream at 1 p.m.: Minn. pre-Legislative session briefing
December 19, 2016 - 11:00am
December 18, 2016
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, seen here in this file photo, said Friday that the bonding bill and the tax bill are now off the table. Forum News Service
Don't hold your breath waiting for a special session in Minnesota
December 18, 2016 - 11:37am
December 4, 2016
Democratic incumbent U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan (left) and Republican challenger Stewart Mills III.
Mills drops request for election recount in 8th District race
December 4, 2016 - 11:30am
November 7, 2016
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568,196 Minnesotans already voted
November 7, 2016 - 11:29am