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Crunch time: Minnesota lawmakers have less than five weeks to tackle long list of issues
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April 19, 2018
A group of tourists checks out the Minnesota Senate chamber on Thursday, April 19, 2018. The Captiol is busy this time of year with tourists from school children to the elderly. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota Legislature could outlaw fake service animals
April 19, 2018 - 5:30pm
April 18, 2018
The Minnesota state Capitol. Don Davis / Forum News Service
With new details out, the battle over taxes heats up at the Minnesota Legislature
April 18, 2018 - 6:26pm
April 17, 2018
Minnesota House Transportation Chairman PaulTorkelson of Hanska listens to testifiers during a Tuesday, April 17, 2018, committee meeting in which budget changes were discussed. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Transportation funding plans vary, with MNLARS questions remaining
April 17, 2018 - 6:12pm
Veteran Minnesota lawmaker Paul Thissen talks Tuesday, April 17, 2018, about his appointment to the state Supreme Court by Gov. Mark Dayton (left). Don Davis / Forum News Service
Ex-Speaker Thissen headed to Minnesota high court
April 17, 2018 - 1:19pm
April 16, 2018
State Reps. Paul Anderson of Starbuck, left, and Jeff Backer of Browns Valley talk before the Minnesota House debates a bill to require legislative approval for any nitrate use rules on Monday, April 16, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
GOP fights Dayton effort to restrict some fertilizer use
April 16, 2018 - 5:39pm
April 13, 2018
Executive Director John Jaschke of the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources announces Thursday, Oct.5, 2017, that 94 percent of farmers required to meet a Nov. 1 deadline to install buffers already have done so. Don Davis / Forum News Service file photo
Capitol Chatter: Lesson learned, vet major proposals well
April 13, 2018 - 3:00pm
Dayton proposes $19 million additional special education funds
April 13, 2018 - 9:02am
April 12, 2018
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Thursday, April 12, 2018, outlines how he would like to end the legislative session in about five weeks. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton seeks funds to keep suicide hotline going
April 12, 2018 - 7:12pm
Remains of a monkey were found recently in the former Minneapolis Dayton's Department Store. On Thursday, April 12, 2018, Gov. Mark Dayton said a money escaped when he worked at his family's store, but another family also has come forward saying the monkey had been stolen, then returned to the store. Old Minneapolis / Facebook
Former Dayton's employee, Gov. Mark Dayton, weighs in on mystery of mummified monkey
April 12, 2018 - 3:29pm
Mnnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, there is no way to please everyone in considering how to allow farmers to mow roadside ditches. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'He finagled the system': Gov. Dayton blasts millionaire who took food stamps to make a point
April 12, 2018 - 3:24pm
April 11, 2018
Hearings reveal range of MNLARS problems facing lawmakers
April 11, 2018 - 8:02pm
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
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