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April 29, 2016
Lawmakers optimistic on transportation funding
April 29, 2016 - 9:12pm
April 25, 2016
Buffer changes become law
April 25, 2016 - 8:29pm
April 22, 2016
Dayton honors 'water heroes'
April 22, 2016 - 9:41pm
April 21, 2016
Bill clarifying Minnesota water buffers set for Dayton’s pen
April 21, 2016 - 8:51pm
April 19, 2016
Column: Accept responsibility of stewardship during Water Action Week
April 19, 2016 - 5:18pm
April 18, 2016
Pollution Control Commissioner John Linc Stine, with Gov. Mark Dayton behind him, says Monday that Minnesotans have changed how they use land over the years, creating more water pollution. Don Davis/Forum News Service
Dayton administration focuses on water quality
April 18, 2016 - 10:14pm
April 11, 2016
State Rep. Jason Rarick of Pine City, decked out in a fireworks tie, says Monday that a bill he supports would allow Minnesotans to buy the same type of fireworks they can in North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin. Don Davis/Forum News Service
Minnesota House lights up fireworks
April 11, 2016 - 10:40pm
April 7, 2016
Chairman Jim Knoblach of the Minnesota House Ways and Means Committee announces Thursday that House Republicans do not plan to add to a budget lawmakers passed last year. Don Davis/Forum News Service
State GOP seeks hold-the-line spending
April 7, 2016 - 9:45pm
Undated black and white courtesy image of the Ideal Conceal Pistol, a double-barreled .380-caliber handgun designed to look like a smart phone. The gun's creator, Kirk Kjellberg, said his .380-caliber gun is an adaptation of a "derringer" design that has existed for about a century. It takes two bullets and does not have any automatic or semiautomatic features. Clicking the safety off opens the gun so it is ready to fire. Image Courtesy of Ideal Conceal.
Creator of phone-shaped gun says governor’s criticism of his plans is misdirected
April 7, 2016 - 8:19pm
April 6, 2016
Dayton bans most official travel to Mississippi
April 6, 2016 - 9:12pm
April 5, 2016
Legislative talk turns to taxes
April 5, 2016 - 7:45pm
March 30, 2016
Luverne Mayor Pat Baustian (left) presents a key to the city to Gov. Mark Dayton and thanks him for his efforts to get state bonding money to expand the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System to their community. Tim Middagh/Daily Globe
Keys to the city
March 30, 2016 - 10:24pm
Lawmakers lift Real ID gag rule
March 30, 2016 - 9:56pm
March 27, 2016
Callaway Fire Chief Keith Heinlein, left, speaks with Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, Rep. Collin Peterson and Sen. Kent Eken and other state and local officials Saturday morning as the governor toured the site of Thursday’s propane explosion in Callaway. Brian Basham/Forum News Service
‘I wouldn’t wish this on anybody’: Visiting site of truck-train collision, Gov. Dayton urges statewide rail safety upgrades
March 27, 2016 - 8:40pm
March 21, 2016
Many eyes on LGA tussle in Minnesota
March 21, 2016 - 12:30am