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April 29, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton talks to people attending a Capitol celebration of the 50th anniversary of the state Human Rights Department Thursday, April 27, 2017. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Real state budget talks start with Minnesota two-step
15 hours 50 min ago
April 21, 2017
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
April 21, 2017 - 10:43am
April 8, 2017
A Minnesota House committee meets during the first half of the 2017 legislative session. Many decsions lawmakers make are not controversial. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Who says lawmakers can't agree?
April 8, 2017 - 4:25pm
April 5, 2017
State Auditor Rebecca Otto takes part in a Minnesota Executive Council meeting this summer when the group approved a 30-day disaster declaration for flooded counties. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota state auditor goes after 2 private county audits
April 5, 2017 - 9:27am
April 4, 2017
Private school credits will not count at public schools
April 4, 2017 - 12:52pm
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