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Chairrman Jeremy Miller of the Minnesota Senate jobs committee says on Monday, March, 27, 2017, that his committee's budget bill emphasizes private-pubilc parnerships to help the economy. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Economic aid in legislative spotlight
7 hours 34 min ago
Minnesota roundup: Minor injuries after SUV broadsides school bus in far northwest Minn.
8 hours 37 min ago
U.S. Rep. Tim Walz speaks to the 2016 Farmfest in southwestern Minnesota. On Monday, March 27, 2017, he announced he is running for goveronr. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Congressman Walz enters Minnesota governor race
11 hours 28 min ago
March 25, 2017
Larry Pogemiller, Minnesota higher education commissioner, testifies at a Senate higher education hearing on a funding bill he said falls well below the amount Gov. Mark Dayton's wants. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
March 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 24, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Jury convicts Blaine driver who hit man standing by mailbox
March 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
Researchers launched this quadcopter drone Thursday, March 23, at Memorial Park to test the effectiveness of unmanned aerial vehicles to spot the invasive Oriental bittersweet. (Photo by Michael Brun)play button
Eagle's-eye view: Using drones to spot invasive plants
March 24, 2017 - 8:59am
March 23, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Burglars swipe $30K in tools from St. Paul school's auto shop, principal's car
March 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle tell reporters Wednesday, March 22, 2017, that quick action is needed to get more than $100 million in federal transportation funds. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. transportation funding debate enters third verse
March 23, 2017 - 9:05am
March 22, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Brainerd day care center license revoked after child found wandering; Dayton vetoes co-op bill
March 22, 2017 - 3:00pm
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Minnesota House Republicans detail $6 billion transportation plan
March 22, 2017 - 12:00pm
Dayton says refusal to send officers to ND not political
March 22, 2017 - 9:36am
March 21, 2017
Andru Peters, center, and other veterans recite the Pledge of Allegiance during a Veterans Day on the Hill event at the State Capitol in St. Paul on Monday, March 20, 2017.  Veterans Day on the Hill is a day when Minnesota veterans of all eras gather to announce the 2017 legislative agendas for the 350,000 veterans in Minnesota.  Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press.
Minnesota tax bills seek reductions for veterans' spouses
March 21, 2017 - 6:00pm
Ryu Pena, 4, of St. James, Minn., died Saturday, March 18, 2017, after he accidentally caught his hooded jacket on a hook in a Mankato thrift store dressing room. He was asphyxiated. (GoFundMe.com)
Minnesota roundup: Police: Boy dies after clothing gets caught in Mankato dressing room; Customs officer shoots, kills himself at border crossing
March 21, 2017 - 2:00pm
Chairman Jim Knoblach of the Minnesota House Ways and Means Committee points to a chart showing House Republican budget plans on Monday, March 20, 2107. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. GOP proposes $1.35 billion in tax cuts
March 21, 2017 - 10:30am
March 19, 2017
Dan Wilfond, right, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources fisheries specialist at French River, prepares to measure a northern pike while doing a fisheries survey on Grand Lake north of Duluth in 2015. At left is Peter Nasby, a DNR fisheries intern. Forum News Servce file photo
Outdoor groups urge Minn. lawmakers to approve fee increases
March 19, 2017 - 12:00pm