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February 20, 2019
Sen. Jeff Howe, R-Rockville
Minnesota GOP lawmaker proposes highest fees in nation for hybrid, electric cars
February 20, 2019 - 7:15pm
February 19, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz, second from right, shares a laugh with Steve Erickson, right, and state Sen. John Jasinski, R-Faribault, outside Hanscom Motor Vehicle Office in Faribault on Thursday, Feb. 14. Getting a new plate for his truck has taken about a year and a half, Erickson said. The delays have been due to new state software that's been fraught with bugs. Jacob Swanson / Faribault Daily News
MNLARS needs at least $61M: Walz proposes fee hikes to pay for it
February 19, 2019 - 8:34pm
February 16, 2019
The Morris Fire Department will be getting a new truck. This is one of the trucks in the department. It is not the new truck. File photo/Stevens County Times
Bank to fund Morris fire truck purchase
February 16, 2019 - 5:34pm
February 14, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz, second from right, shares a laugh with Steve Erickson, right, and state Sen. John Jasinski, R-Faribault, outside Hanscom Motor Vehicle Office in Faribault on Thursday, Feb. 14. Getting a new plate for his truck has taken about a year and a half, Erickson said. The delays have been due to new state software that's been fraught with bugs. Jacob Swanson / Faribault Daily News
Walz visits southern Minnesota city to see MNLARS' software patch have successful debut
February 14, 2019 - 4:30pm
February 12, 2019
Scott Erickson blows snow using a payloader with an attached blower on Wednesday, Feb. 8, on Stevens County Road 58. Rae Yost/Stevens County Timesplay button
County using big equipment for snow removal (with video)
February 12, 2019 - 7:40pm
February 11, 2019
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz, center, told reporters on Monday, Feb. 11, that he'd meet with stakeholders before announcing whether he'd drop an appeal blocking the Enbridge Line 3 project. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Walz tightlipped as Line 3 decision deadline looms
February 11, 2019 - 1:25pm
The front gate of the Prairie Correctional Facility in Appleton is shown in this undated file photo. The privately owned prison has not held inmates since February 2010.  West Central Tribune file photo
Swift County wants to revive effort to reopen prison
February 11, 2019 - 6:18am
February 10, 2019
From left: U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, her daughter Abigail Bessler and husband John Bessler kick off her campaign for president of the United States, Sunday, Feb. 10 in Boom Island Park, Minneapolis. Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press
Amy Klobuchar announces presidential bid with 'heartland' message
February 10, 2019 - 4:04pm
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar
LIVE AT 1:30 P.M.: Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar expected to announce 2020 plans
February 10, 2019 - 1:15pm
February 5, 2019
Jason Rarick
Minnesota Senate Republicans double one-seat majority in special election
February 5, 2019 - 10:43pm
Raguse to leave county; Gomer promoted
February 5, 2019 - 5:21pm
Gov. Tim Walz speaks with reporters at the Capitol on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, after a conference call with opioid manufacturers and distributors. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Walz warns opioid manufacturers not to repeat 'lobbying blitz' on treatment bill
February 5, 2019 - 3:45pm
January 30, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz speaks with members of the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, in St. Paul. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
'Moonshot' for rural broadband, local gov aid on Walz's to-do list
January 30, 2019 - 3:52pm
January 29, 2019
Raven, a 12-year-old Labrador retriever, sat at owner Ron Schara's feet during a news conference Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019. Lawmakers proposed making the Labrador retriever the state dog breed in a bill named after Raven. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Picking a pupular breed: Minnesota lawmakers to choose a state dog
January 29, 2019 - 9:58am
January 24, 2019
From left, Gov. Tim Walz, Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan and Minnesota Housing Commissioner Jennifer Ho listen to residents of Kings Crossing in St. Paul Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, as they discuss their fear of losing federal housing assistance because of the month-long partial shutdown of the federal government. Christopher Magan / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Gov. Tim Walz calls government shutdown ‘cruel’ and ‘insane’
January 24, 2019 - 6:12pm