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April 10, 2018
MNLARS problems persist, complaints continue
April 10, 2018 - 7:54pm
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and Lt. Gov. Michele Fischbach, also the state Senate president, mug for the cameras Tuesday, March 13, 2018. They were in an elder care news conference together, one of the few times they have seen each other since Fischbach rose to the job a couple of months ago. She insisted upon remaining a senator, although Democrats say she cannot hold both positions. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Fishbach again sued for being senator, lieutenant governor
April 10, 2018 - 6:35pm
This Stearns County, Minn., buffer was seeded and state officials checked. It filters pollution from water running into a nearby stream. Board of Soil and Water Resources photo
Amid controversy, state rips up proposal to raise buffer fines
April 10, 2018 - 4:47pm
April 3, 2018
Kevin Miller
Dayton appoints four state district court judges in northwest Minnesota
April 3, 2018 - 6:18pm
March 30, 2018
Minnesota senators meet early in the 2018 session. But the final six weeks will be the busy time for Minnesota lawmakers. The Legislature must adjourn by May 21. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Legislature on break before home stretch
March 30, 2018 - 2:28pm
March 29, 2018
Dayton urges Trump to reconsider Liberians order
March 29, 2018 - 9:10pm
Minnesota state Sen. Mark Johnson of East Grand Forks on Thursday night, March 29, tells a Senate committee about legislation that would force some people who receive goverment-funded medical care to get jobs. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Deep divisions surface in Minnesota Senate over Medicaid work requirement
March 29, 2018 - 9:10pm
March 28, 2018
Bonnie Murphy, with 9-month-old daughter Charlotte, enjoy the Minnesota Capitol Wednesday, March 28, 2018. They traveled from Mankato to St. Paul to rally in favor of improved relations with state child care regulators. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Child care workers say state inspectors too finicky
March 28, 2018 - 6:54pm
Gov. Mark Dayton watches Danna MacKenzie on Wednesday, March 28, 2018, discuss broadband needs in rural Minnesota. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton pushes for more broadband expansion money
March 28, 2018 - 1:17pm
March 27, 2018
Minnesota state Rep. Dan Fabian of Roseau talks to a committee Tuesday, March 27, 2018, about his bill to give a pipeline company permission to build Line 3 across northern Minnesota. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Northern Minn. oil pipeline shortcut legislation draws fire
March 27, 2018 - 9:07pm
The Minnesota State Capitol
Dayton signs contracts for more than 30,000 state employees
March 27, 2018 - 5:32pm
March 22, 2018
Minnesota state Sens. Dave Senjem of Rochester, left, and Bill Ingebrigtsen of Alexandria talk in the Senate Thursday, March 22, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Lawmakers approve first bucket of MNLARS money
March 22, 2018 - 4:36pm
March 20, 2018
Work under the Minnesota Capitol dome has increased in recent days as deadlines approach for the 2018 edition of the Minnesota Legislature. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MNLARS one of many bills lawmakers tackle near deadline
March 20, 2018 - 4:41pm
Minnesota state Rep. Chris Swedzinski of Ghent testifies during a 2017 legislative hearing. He is a main driver behind a 2018 move to not enforce a pemit for landowners to mow roadside ditches. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Minn. lawmaker says ditch mowers help get rid of weeds
March 20, 2018 - 4:05pm
Minnesota state Reps. Debra Kiel of Crookston and Paul Torkelson of Hanska talk on the House floor Monday, March 19, 2018, before Tokelson's bill to fix MNLARS was debated. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. motor vehicle licensing fix plans headed to final negotiations
March 20, 2018 - 12:09am
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