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May 24, 2017
Hundreds gathered in the Minnesota Capitol Wednesday, May 24, 2017, to urge Gov. Mark Dayton to veto bills funding the $46 billion state budget. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers plan to wrap up special session Thursday as hundreds protest
5 hours 21 min ago
Minnesota House members visit senators on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. In front, Rep. Jason Metsa of Virginia leans over to talk to Sen. David Tomassoni while Rep. Dean Urdahl of Grove City chats with Sen. David Senjem of Rochester. Don Davis / Forum News Service
$1 billion, bipartisan Minnesota bonding bill for mostly construction projects ready to go
7 hours 57 min ago
File photo. REUTERS/Isaac Urrutia
The White House plan to sell oil reserves could lessen U.S. debt. It could also lower prices.
13 hours 58 min ago
A Senate Budget Committee staff member pages through a copy of President Trump's Fiscal Year 2018 budget on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., May 23, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin
Trump's deep budget cuts could cause a backlash in rural America
14 hours 4 min ago
The Minnesota Capitol is lit up at sunrise Wednesday, May 24, 2017, as legislators inside debate tax and education bills. It was the first day of a special session to finish passing a $46 billion state budget. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Another day, another missed Minnesota legislative deadline
17 hours 32 min ago
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania meet Pope Francis during a private audience at the Vatican, May 24, 2017. REUTERS/Evan Vucci/Poolplay button
Despite past disagreements, Pope Francis and Trump exchange gestures of peace
19 hours 12 min ago
May 23, 2017
The long hours take their toll on Senators as they listen to Ron Latz, (DFL), St. Louis Park speak on the final day of the regular session at the State Capitol in St. Paul,  Monday, May 22, 2017.  Scott Takushi \ Pioneer Press
Bipartisan work gives greater Minnesota legislative success
May 23, 2017 - 5:09pm
May 22, 2017
President Donald Trump's first major budget proposal on Tuesday is said to include massive cuts to Medicaid and call for changes to anti-poverty programs that would give states new power to limit a range of benefits.Trump is seen here Friday with Vice President Mike Pence. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
Trump to propose deep cuts to Medicaid in new budget proposal
May 22, 2017 - 10:53am
Hundreds of anglers took advantage of beautiful weather April 1, 2015, to fish the Rainy River near Clementson, Minn. While the boat ramp was crowded, traffic wasn't too congested on the river. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Outdoor fee hikes approved by Minn. lawmakers
May 22, 2017 - 10:36am
May 21, 2017
The Brainerd High School yearbook page that has generated so much controvesy. (Forum News Service)
Student in BHS yearbook: 'It is not what I said'
May 21, 2017 - 7:25pm
Mike McFeely
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
May 21, 2017 - 9:00am
May 19, 2017
Rep. Dennis Smith, R-Maple Grove
UPDATE: During gunpoint robbery, Minn. lawmaker says he remained calm
May 19, 2017 - 9:52pm
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt explains a new Republican budget plan Friday, May 19, 2017. With him is Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota GOP plans to send new round of budget bills to governor
May 19, 2017 - 8:30pm
One of the goals is to develop trails connecting recreational areas and communities in the corridor. The Minnesota River Water Trail has been part of the corridor's recreational features for more than 50 years. Forum News Service file photo
Two Minn. counties taking unique step forward to promote recreation, quality of life
May 19, 2017 - 4:33pm
Nobles County Community Services Director Stacie Golombiecki, left, and Family and Social Services Supervisor Krysta Anderson hold some of the fleece blankets given to children who enter emergency foster care. Tim Middagh / Forum News Service
Need for foster parents is great in Minn.
May 19, 2017 - 4:31pm
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