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May 12, 2017
Granite Falls Mayor Dave Smiglewski tells Minnesota Capitol reporters on Thursday, May 11, 2017, that city officials want legislators to approve transportation funding legislation. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota Legislature heads to stormy end with deep divisions
May 12, 2017 - 3:36pm
A massive crane that has become a fixture on the north side of the Minnesota Capitol building is to go away the week of May 15, 2017, as a multi-year Capitol renovation winds down. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Crane coming down, Capitol about ready
May 12, 2017 - 1:30pm
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross sits for an interview in his office in Washington, U.S. May 9, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
China to allow U.S. beef as nations take first steps on new trade policies
May 12, 2017 - 9:47am
President Donald Trump speaks to reporters after his meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov at the White House in Washington, U.S., May 10, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Trump takes to Twitter to warn Comey against leaking, suggests their conversations were recorded
May 12, 2017 - 9:35am
May 11, 2017
Young visitors, lower right, look over the Minnesota Capitol rotunda Thursday, May 11, 2017. Overhead, an ornate chandelier operates to celebrate the state's 159th birthday. The chandelier is lit once a year on statehood day, but few other times. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Rural GOP says Dayton wages 'war on agriculture'
May 11, 2017 - 6:14pm
Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe waits to testify before the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. May 11, 2017. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
Trump blasts Comey as a 'showboat' as acting FBI chief contradicts president
May 11, 2017 - 1:18pm
May 10, 2017
The alumni arch at Bemidji State University. (Photo: Pinterest)
BSU waits to hear on higher ed funding
May 10, 2017 - 6:17pm
Sen. Carla Nelson of Rochester walks through the Minnesota Senate building May 20, 2016. The building was quiet as legislative leaders met behind closed doors to work out details to end the session. The state Capitol buliding is in the background. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. legislature slows budget work as senator heads to ill father
May 10, 2017 - 5:42pm
West Virginia reporter Daniel Ralph Heyman is pictured in this undated police handout photo received May 10, 2017. West Virginia Police/Handout via REUTERS
West Virginia reporter arrested while questioning U.S. health secretary
May 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
Council member plans apology for calling Minnesota's congressman 'a coward and party whore'
May 10, 2017 - 8:28am
FBI Director James Comey testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on "Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation" on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., May 3, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo
Trump defends firing of Comey as political storm slams Washington
May 10, 2017 - 8:10am
May 9, 2017
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka talks to reporters Tuesday, May 9, 2017, with House Majority Leader Joyce Peppin watching. They had just emerged from budget talks with the governor. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MN Legislature moves on budget, without governor deal
May 9, 2017 - 8:54pm
FILE PHOTO: A combination photo shows U.S. President Donald Trump (L) in the House of Representatives in Washington, U.S., on February 28, 2017 and FBI Director James Comey in Washington U.S. on July 7, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Lo Scalzo/Pool, Gary Cameron/File Photoplay button
Trump needed a really good excuse to fire Comey; Comey gave it to him
May 9, 2017 - 7:58pm
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan talks to people attending a pension rally Tuesday, May 9, 2017, in the Minnesota Capitol. He is thinking about running for governor. Don Davis / Forum News Service
2 congressmen for governor? 'Room for everyone'
May 9, 2017 - 7:21pm
FBI Director James Comey testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on "Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation" on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., May 3, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque play button
In shocking move, Trump fires FBI Director James Comey
May 9, 2017 - 4:59pm