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December 13, 2018
Minnesota Gov.-elect Tim Walz talks during a news conference at his transition office at the state Capitol in St. Paul on Thursday, Nov. 8. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Gov.-elect Walz turns down Trump invitation, cites workload
December 13, 2018 - 4:00pm
Minnesota Public Utilities Commission reiterates support for new Line 3 route
December 13, 2018 - 3:35pm
December 12, 2018
DL council approves 7.5 percent levy hike: City budget set at just under $30 million for 2019
December 12, 2018 - 11:29pm
December 11, 2018
Minnesota Capitol
Minnesota lawmakers vow action on rising insulin costs
December 11, 2018 - 9:03pm
Will Schroeer, center, speaks in support of a set of proposals aimed at boosting funding for public transit across Minnesota. A coalition called Keep Minnesota Moving announced its goals Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018 at the Capitol. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Transit coalition push includes $120 million ask for Greater Minnesota
December 11, 2018 - 6:03pm
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
December 11, 2018 - 5:41pm
Collin Peterson gives thumbs up to Farm Bill Conference Report
December 11, 2018 - 9:31am
December 9, 2018
Brainerd school posts anti-Trump meme to Facebook: Origin unknown, investigation underway
December 9, 2018 - 5:38pm
December 5, 2018
Becker County seeing lower rates and significant savings from tax credits through MNsure
December 5, 2018 - 6:40pm
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
Mary Franson
Minnesota lawmaker plans another crackdown on female genital mutilation
November 26, 2018 - 6:38pm
Lt. Gov.-elect Peggy Flanagan addressed members of the One Minnesota Transition Advisory Board Monday, Nov. 26, 2018 at the Capitol. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Seeking commissioners with 'One Minnesota' mentality, Walz advisory team gets started
November 26, 2018 - 5:06pm
With Maine opting for ranked-choice voting, are Minnesota and others to follow?
November 26, 2018 - 7:20am
November 25, 2018
Minnesota Governor-Elect Tim Walz holds a press conference in his transitional office space at the State Capitol in St. Paul, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Legalize pot? Gov.-elect Tim Walz says Minnesota should
November 25, 2018 - 8:01am
November 23, 2018
David Owen of Grand Forks is the chairman of Legalize ND, the group behind Measure 3. Owen says they intend to push for legalization on the ballot again in 2020. David Samson / Forum News Service
Recreational marijuana supporters to give it another shot in 2020
November 23, 2018 - 7:00am
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