Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

legislature

March 1, 2019
A view of one of the pods in the Prairie Correctional Facility. Owner CoreCivic has maintained the prison and kept it ready for occupancy since its closing nine years ago. West Central Tribune file photo.
Frustration in Appleton over latest prison salvo
March 1, 2019 - 6:13am
February 26, 2019
Unspoken Voices' Granda has hope in legislative proposals
February 26, 2019 - 11:35am
January 3, 2019
Westrom
Senate names Westrom chairman of ag, rural development and housing finance committee
January 3, 2019 - 9:07am
November 26, 2018
(Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities again looks to boost LGA
November 26, 2018 - 6:39pm
November 8, 2018
MN Republicans re-elect Gazelka as senate majority leader
November 8, 2018 - 4:24pm
September 13, 2018
U of M plans to ask Legislature for $87M increase
September 13, 2018 - 9:35pm
June 2, 2018
Bonding bill includes 2 UMM projects
June 2, 2018 - 6:36am
May 30, 2018
Making a point, Gov. Mark Dayton announces on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, that had signed a public works bill funding projects across Minnesota. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MN lawmakers claim a bonding victory as Dayton signs with objections
May 30, 2018 - 3:12pm
May 21, 2018
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton tells reporters late Sunday, May 20, 2018, that he has no intention of signing many of the Republican-controlled Legislature's major bills. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Bonding could be Legislature's last man standing
May 21, 2018 - 4:33pm
May 15, 2018
State Rep. Tony Jurgens
3M settlement bill passes House, adds well testing web page
May 15, 2018 - 9:39am
May 7, 2018
Day care operator Julie Seydel says on Monday, May 7, 2018, that legislation being considered by the Minnesota Senate would help keep day care providers in business. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Senators vote to ease Minnesota child care rules
May 7, 2018 - 4:42pm
March 25, 2018
T03.07.2018 -- Steve Kuchera -- 031118.N.DNT.SpedC1 -- North Star Academy general education teacher Melissa Goldsworthy (left) and special education teacher Emily Silverness co-teach a fifth-grade reading class on March 7 that contains a range of students. (Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service)
Who should pay? Duluth, other Minnesota districts advocate for changes in how special education expenses are covered
March 25, 2018 - 6:05am
February 19, 2018
Senate Minority Leader Tom Bakk of Cook is center of attention as he answers a reporter's question during a Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, Forum News Service-sponsored pre-session briefing. From left are Bakk, Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, Gov. Mark Dayton, House Speaker Kurt Daudt and House Minority Leader Melissa Hortman. David Oakes / Minnesota Senate photographer
Gun debate begins as Legislature begins 2018 work
February 19, 2018 - 3:03pm
February 17, 2018
Mark Dayton and Kurt Daudt. Special to Forum News Service
What do federal tax changes mean in Minn.?: Lawmakers decide if taxpayers pay less
February 17, 2018 - 10:43am
January 16, 2018
Interim Chancellor Devinder Malhotra of the Minnesota State college and university system says on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, that Gov. Mark Dayton's bonding proposal would be good for his 54 campuses around the state. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton statewide construction plan, local projects could top $2.3 billion
January 16, 2018 - 4:25pm