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March 29, 2017
Minnesota state Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer of Big Lake says on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, a bill from her committee helps fund new election equipment. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Republicans want to delay, change vegetative buffers around Minnesota waters; Dayton says no way
March 29, 2017 - 9:07pm
March 28, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said he would veto Republican House bills for education finance that don't include an additional $100 million for voluntary preschool opportunities. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Early-childhood education money in dispute
March 28, 2017 - 6:17pm
March 27, 2017
Minn. Republicans' cuts to health, human services include shifts into next fiscal year
March 27, 2017 - 8:38pm
U.S. Rep. Tim Walz speaks to the 2016 Farmfest in southwestern Minnesota. On Monday, March 27, 2017, he announced he is running for goveronr. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Congressman Walz enters Minnesota governor race
March 27, 2017 - 10:35am
March 22, 2017
The Prairie Correctional Facility was opened to tours by the public prior to the push for legislation to reopen it in 2016. Visitors are in one of the housing units known as pods. Forum News Service file photo
Coalition continues to oppose private prison in western Minn.
March 22, 2017 - 11:02am
March 21, 2017
Minnesota House Republicans detail $6 billion transportation plan
March 21, 2017 - 10:35pm
March 20, 2017
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt points to a chart showing House Republican budget plans on Monday, March 20, 2107. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. GOP proposes $1.35 billion in tax cuts as budget debate nears
March 20, 2017 - 5:14pm
March 19, 2017
Dan Wilfond, right, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources fisheries specialist at French River, prepares to measure a northern pike while doing a fisheries survey on Grand Lake north of Duluth in 2015. At left is Peter Nasby, a DNR fisheries intern. Forum News Servce file photo
Outdoor groups urge Minn. lawmakers to approve fee increases
March 19, 2017 - 11:00am
March 16, 2017
Senate Republicans want $900 million cut from Minn. taxes
March 16, 2017 - 9:21pm
March 14, 2017
Minnesota notebook: Franken asks Trump to pay attention to bird flu
March 14, 2017 - 4:34pm
March 2, 2017
Niswi Linn brushes his teeth with a big smile on his face at Mahube-Otwa. Head Start students brush their teeth while stomping along to the beat of silly songs. Meagan Pittelko / Forum News Service
Poor Minnesotans and dentists struggle to smile
March 2, 2017 - 5:41pm
Former Texas Governor Rick Perry is sworn in before testifying at a Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing on his nomination to be Energy secretary on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., January 19, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Senate confirms Rick Perry as energy secretary, Ben Carson for HUD
March 2, 2017 - 2:11pm
A general view shows a newly built section of the U.S.-Mexico border fence at Sunland Park, U.S. opposite the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico January 26, 2017. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
Trump administration has found only $20 million in existing funds for wall
March 2, 2017 - 8:24am
March 1, 2017
Great River Energy's Coal Creek Station on August 19, 2015, in Underwood, N.D. (Logan Werlinger/Grand Forks Herald)
Trump poised to lift federal coal ban, other green rules
March 1, 2017 - 1:13pm
February 28, 2017
Dayton signs bill allowing Xcel to switch coal plant to natural gas
February 28, 2017 - 5:39pm
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