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Minnesota Legislature

August 31, 2016
District 2A Rep. Dave Hancock, R-Bemidji, listens to Jo Lange, Red Lake Schools Food Service Coordinator, as she leads a tour of the newly finished cafeteria and kitchen space located between the Red Lake High School and Middle School facilities. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
Feeding students, fueling minds: Red Lake School District opens new cafeteria with good nutrition a top priority (W/ VIDEO)
August 31, 2016 - 6:06pm
August 10, 2016
UPDATED: Eichorn defeats Pederson in District 5 primary
August 10, 2016 - 10:51am
July 13, 2016
POLITICS: House Speaker Daudt says special session is possible in August, September
July 13, 2016 - 7:32pm
July 12, 2016
POLITICS: House 2A candidate Loud responds to battery claims from 1980s divorce
July 12, 2016 - 6:31pm
June 20, 2016
CITY GOVERNMENT: Visit Bemidji operations detailed for City Council
June 20, 2016 - 7:34pm
June 9, 2016
Karen Snorek, BSU vice president for finance and administration, explains updates needed in Hagg-Sauer Hall to Sen. Tom Saxhaug, DFL-Grand Rapids, Thursday during a tour of the building. Minnesota State Colleges and Universities is seeking funds from the state Legislature on behalf of Bemidji State University to demolish Hagg-Sauer Hall and replace it with a smaller classroom-focused Hagg-Sauer Academic Learning Center. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
LEGISLATURE: The waiting game: Saxhaug tours Hagg-Sauer at BSU with school officials hopeful for a special session to replace building (W/ VIDEO)
June 9, 2016 - 7:51pm
June 1, 2016
LEGISLATURE: Gov. Dayton open to special session: Two Bemidji bonding projects will have second chance if legislators reconvene
June 1, 2016 - 5:27pm
May 27, 2016
LEGISLATURE: Senate Minority Leader hopes for special session in next two weeks
May 27, 2016 - 4:41pm
May 23, 2016
A breakdown of Minnesota legislative results
May 23, 2016 - 7:51pm
April 6, 2016
Rep. Pat Garofalo, R-Farmington, left, meets with city representatives Michael Meehlhause, Nate Mathews and Rita Albrecht on Wednesday during Bemidji Day at the Capitol. (Matthew Liedke | Bemidji Pioneer)
A sea of red (and black): Dressed in plaid, Bemidji leaders meet with legislators for Day at the Capitol
April 6, 2016 - 7:06pm
March 18, 2016
Dave Hancock
Bemidji's Hancock won't seek re-election in District 2A
March 18, 2016 - 2:24pm
Time to talk transportation: Statewide group, local leaders call on action from lawmakers on transportation funding
February 18, 2016 - 11:07pm
February 2, 2016
Gov. Mark Dayton
Dayton: No special session
February 2, 2016 - 8:23pm
October 23, 2015
Charles Zelle, commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Transportation, hosts a roundtable discussion on Friday at the Bemidji office of MnDOT. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
MNDOT Commissioner: Long-range transportation plan a must
October 23, 2015 - 5:36pm
October 5, 2015
Minnesota Rural Counties Caucus annual program highlighted by air policy topic
October 5, 2015 - 7:48pm