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Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
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Around the Arts, November 19
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Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
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October 18, 2017
Feds: Minnesotans don't need new ID for a year
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans have another year before they must have a Real ID-compliant driver's license to board airliners. Gov. Mark Dayton announced Wednesday, Oct. 18, that the U.S. Homeland Security Department had granted the extension. "All Minnesotans should be assured that...
October 18, 2017 - 2:41pm
October 10, 2017
Minnesota gets a federal extension to comply on Real ID, but only until January
ST. PAUL — The federal government gave Minnesota an extension to comply with the Real ID driver's license law — but only until January...
October 10, 2017 - 7:43pm
September 13, 2017
After assurances, Minnesota officials now think the state will be OK with Real ID compliance
ST. PAUL — After a high-level meeting with federal officials, Minnesota officials are more confident that the state's plans for rolling...
September 13, 2017 - 8:37pm
May 18, 2017
Dayton signs Real ID bill
ST. PAUL — Minnesota has adopted the federal Real ID standards for driver's licenses after years of debate.
May 18, 2017 - 12:26pm
March 31, 2017
Driver's license changes advance Real ID bill in MN Senate
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Senate resuscitated the state's effort to change its driver's licenses so the federal government will accept...
March 31, 2017 - 9:15am
March 24, 2017
It's back: Minnesota Senate has plan to revive Real ID
ST. PAUL — Senate leaders think they've struck a deal to revive a defeated measure to bring Minnesota into compliance with federal Real ID...
March 24, 2017 - 7:58pm
March 6, 2017
Minnesota Senate rejects Real ID bill
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Senate on Monday rejected a measure on Real ID driver's license standards. The vote sent lawmakers scrambling to revive it, or face making Minnesotans scramble to find identification that will allow them through airport security next year. Several Republican...
March 6, 2017 - 8:48pm
March 1, 2017
GOP: Dayton jeopardizing Real ID passage with call for licenses for undocumented immigrants
ST. PAUL—Senate Republicans say Gov. Mark Dayton is jeopardizing the possibility of the Legislature approving a law to bring Minnesota's...
March 1, 2017 - 9:13pm
February 28, 2017
Minnesota governor wants driver's licenses for undocumented immigrants
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton wants to enable undocumented immigrants to get Minnesota driver's licenses and he wants the Legislature's Real...
February 28, 2017 - 10:15pm
January 20, 2017
Real ID bill passes first test in Minnesota House, but access at issue
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans — and many of the lawmakers who represent them — generally want the state to make its driver’s licenses valid for airplane travel and other federal purposes before next year. But, like last year, the way the Legislature wants to adopt the federal Real...
January 20, 2017 - 5:36pm
January 11, 2017
Immigrants plead for Minnesota driver's licenses
ST. PAUL — Jose Sanchez says his immigrant community fears living without driver's licenses. "Our community needs licenses to get around, to...
January 11, 2017 - 7:03pm
April 25, 2016
Real ID deadline in danger
ST. PAUL -- A key Minnesota driver's license official says the state may not be able to meet federal guidelines by Oct. 1, meaning some people could be forced to get new licenses before their old ones expire. Dawn Olson of the state Motor and Vehicle Services department told a House...
April 25, 2016 - 12:23pm
January 8, 2016
Feds give states years to meet new ID standards
ST. PAUL -- Americans may board commercial airlines for at least two more years with state identification cards that do not meet new federal guidelines, but it was not clear after Friday's announcement if a rush to change Minnesota law will continue.
January 8, 2016 - 8:09pm
September 29, 2015
Legislators not wild about Real ID, but open to compromise
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota lawmakers are still not wild about the idea of adopting federal Real ID standards, but during a meeting with federal officials, they said they are open to compromise. Like just three other states, Minnesota has blocked adoption of the federal standards for...
September 29, 2015 - 8:50pm