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May 19, 2018
Dayton vetoes four bills with one day left in session
May 19, 2018 - 10:26pm
Human Rights Commission to discuss acceptable behavior at meetings: City Council briefs
May 19, 2018 - 6:00am
May 18, 2018
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says that lawmakers should hurry and pass a school safety bill after a Friday, May 18, 2018 deadly Texas school shooting. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota leaders promise school safety funds
May 18, 2018 - 7:45pm
Hove running for re-election
May 18, 2018 - 4:40pm
Seniors seek lease relief for Annadee's
May 18, 2018 - 3:00pm
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka of Nisswa, front, listens to a reporter's question Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Looking on is Tax Chairman Roger Chamberlain of Lino Lakes. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: End-of-session questions go unanswered
May 18, 2018 - 1:25pm
May 17, 2018
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton vetoes a tax bill on Thursday, May 17, 2018, as he said he would if legislators did not approve $138 million in school aid. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton vetoes tax bill over school funding, as promised
May 17, 2018 - 12:39pm
Golfers using the cart path at Mississippi National Golf Links on April 29, 2018. Sarah Hansen / RiverTown Multimedia
Teed up about Mississippi National
May 17, 2018 - 9:58am
May 16, 2018
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka of Nisswa, front, listens to a reporter's question Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Looking on is Tax Chairman Roger Chamberlain of Lino Lakes. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota bonding loses, tax bill faces veto
May 16, 2018 - 4:03pm
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Thursday, April 12, 2018, outlines how he would like to end the legislative session in about five weeks. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton vetoes abortion ultrasound legislation
May 16, 2018 - 12:27pm
May 15, 2018
Former state emloyee Scott Stillman testifies about day care fraud in front of a Minnesota Senate committee Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Child care fraud-terrorism connection report bothers Minnesota lawmakers
May 15, 2018 - 9:39pm
Beth Slocum of Vasa speaks Tuesday, May 8, 2018, against a proposed change to Goodhue County Article 11 - Performance Standards, Section 24 – Preservation of Farming Practices. She said Circle K Farms wants the change the rules to end "nuisance" claims. Sarah Hansen / RiverTown Multimedia
Pushback halts Preservation of Farming Practices amendment
May 15, 2018 - 7:28pm
Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty   Forum News Service file photo
Pawlenty to skip GOP endorsing convention, going straight to primary
May 15, 2018 - 7:15pm
May 14, 2018
Next to a hand-written note thanking him for seeking more education funding, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton tells reporters Monday, May 14, 2018, that he will not sign a tax bill if he does not get "emergency" funding for education. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Bonding passes in Minn. House as session winds down
May 14, 2018 - 4:55pm
May 11, 2018
Peace Officer Memorial Day Service will be May 15
May 11, 2018 - 8:00pm
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