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March 21, 2019
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz said on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, that he will need to look over his just-released budget to see how to adjust it to match a new lower-than-expected state revenue forecast. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Walz broadens campaign to pass gas tax hike, faces continued opposition from GOP
March 21, 2019 - 6:03pm
Lawmakers returned to the Minnesota State Capitol Jan. 8, 2019, for the reconvening of the Legislature. Michael Brun / Forum News Service
Minnesota House advances bill lowering bar to bring workplace harassment cases to court
March 21, 2019 - 6:01pm
Gov. Tim Walz spoke in support of maintaining a 2 percent tax on medical providers Thursday, March 21, 2019, at a rally at the Capitol. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
As supporters rally around Minnesota's medical provider tax, bipartisan group pens contingency plan
March 21, 2019 - 4:45pm
March 20, 2019
A tanker truck passes by an Enbridge storage tank. Michael Vosburg/Forum News Service
'Elephant in the room' left out in Line 3 environmental impact statement, appellants say
March 20, 2019 - 2:13pm
March 19, 2019
Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, R-Nisswa, on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, voiced his support for a proposal to offer state-subsidized opportunity scholarships for low- and middle-income students to attend private and parochial schools. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Republicans ready to reopen Minnesota school choice debate
March 19, 2019 - 3:30pm
March 18, 2019
Vijay Dixit, whose daughter Shreya died in a distracted-driving crash in 2007, spoke in support of a bill that would outlaw holding a cell phone while driving in Minnesota on Monday, March 18, 2019. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota House advances 'hands-free' distracted driving bill
March 18, 2019 - 5:06pm
Minnesota opioid death, suicide rates rose in 2017. Now, state lawmakers want to do something about it
March 18, 2019 - 2:41pm
Marvel Von Hagen talks about receiving government assistance to help pay her heating bills and weatherize her home in Kindred, N.D., on Wednesday, March 13. David Samson / Forum News Service
Most North Dakotans, Minnesotans who qualify for heating assistance don't seek it
March 18, 2019 - 8:02am
March 17, 2019
The Circle of Life Academy was in the red by $1.3 million, according to a White Earth Nation statement, which meant the tribe had to transfer funds to keep it open. Forum News Service file photo
Circle of Life Academy in White Earth faced closure threat over test scores, budget deficit
March 17, 2019 - 6:13pm
March 16, 2019
Akeley city pond full due to illegal pumping
March 16, 2019 - 2:00pm
March 15, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz urges homeowners to prepare for natural disasters, purchase flood insurance at a meeting outlining forecast flooding across the state of Minnesota on Friday, March 15, 2019. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
'There’s no doubt about it': Minnesota flooding imminent, could rival 1965 levels
March 15, 2019 - 5:01pm
March 14, 2019
Andrea Rau with Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (right) testified in favor of a bill that would ban abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy on Thursday, March 14, 2019. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
20-week abortion ban passes Minnesota Senate panel after emotional testimony
March 14, 2019 - 6:45pm
After barns collapse, Minnesota farmers could see disaster loan option
March 14, 2019 - 2:11pm
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Frost reaches water main depth in Detroit Lakes; utility urges measuring water temperatures
March 14, 2019 - 9:26am
March 13, 2019
Supporters of a pair of gun control bills gathered at the Capitol Wednesday, March 13, to urge Minnesota senators to hold a hearing for the proposals. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Gun control supporters rally to pressure Senate to take up background check, 'red flag' bills
March 13, 2019 - 2:01pm
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