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April 12, 2019
An executive order by Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz directs state agencies to take measures to support pollinators, such as bees and butterflies.  Don Davis / Forum News Service
Walz declares Minnesota’s commitment to pollinators
April 12, 2019 - 12:50pm
April 5, 2019
Minnesota Capitol. Forum News Service
MN Capitol Notebook: Gas tax hike reaches roadblock, gun control bills cause standoff
April 5, 2019 - 10:31am
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz delivers his first State of the State Wednesday night, April 3, speech since taking office early this year. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'Take plenty of Excedrin': A call to work together and more conflict at MN Capitol
April 5, 2019 - 10:23am
March 25, 2019
Rep. Mary Franson, R- Alexandria, along with fellow House Republicans on Monday, March 25, 2019 called for changes to detect and prevent fraud in the Minnesota Child Care Assistance Program. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minn. Republicans call for a crackdown on child care assistance fraud
March 25, 2019 - 4:57pm
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
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 16, 2019
Counselor MaKenzie Johnson stands among passing students in Hermantown High School on Friday. The recommended ratio of counselors to students is 1-to-250. Minnesota currently averages one counselor for every 659 students. Tyler Schank / Forum News Service
‘The support they deserve’: Seeking solutions for Minnesota's school counselor shortage
March 16, 2019 - 4:17pm
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
Mikey Totleben, Hallock city councilman and owner of the Gateway Motel and Museum, is disappointed in the delay of the Enbridge line 3 oil pipeline and was counting on the economic impact to Hallock from the project. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Minnesota communities disappointed after pipeline delays
March 14, 2019 - 6:00am
March 12, 2019
A beautiful December sunrise breaks over the ice on Mille Lacs Lake. Steve Hoffman / Forum News Service
Spring ahead, fall back or just forget it? Minnesota lawmakers would ditch daylight saving time
March 12, 2019 - 7:17pm
March 11, 2019
Line 3 delay a setback for industry: Analysts predict more oil by rail; Walz says permitting timeline had long been provided to Enbridge
March 11, 2019 - 6:05am
March 5, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz on Tuesday, March 5, 2019, signed into law his first two bills, which passed with bipartisan support. Walz said the measures' passage represented a successful "test" of lawmakers' ability to work together. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Walz okays emergency funding for MNLARS, tweaks to public works projects
March 5, 2019 - 1:30pm
March 4, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz, second from right, shares a laugh with Steve Erickson, right, and state Sen. John Jasinski, R-Faribault, outside Hanscom Motor Vehicle Office in Faribault on Thursday, Feb. 14. Getting a new plate for his truck has taken about a year and a half, Erickson said. The delays have been due to new state software that's been fraught with bugs. Jacob Swanson / Faribault Daily News
Lawmakers greenlight emergency funding to keep MNLARS fixes moving
March 4, 2019 - 5:10pm
Walz calls Enbridge timeline 'optimistic' after Line 3 project delay
March 4, 2019 - 2:23pm
February 26, 2019
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, presented a $1.3 billion proposal to fund projects throughout the state in an affordable housing unit for veterans at Fort Snelling. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
'Not doing these things is going to have consequences': Walz unveils $1.3B bonding bill
February 26, 2019 - 3:12pm
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