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May 11, 2017
Young visitors, lower right, look over the Minnesota Capitol rotunda Thursday, May 11, 2017. Overhead, an ornate chandelier operates to celebrate the state's 159th birthday. The chandelier is lit once a year on statehood day, but few other times. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Rural GOP says Dayton wages 'war on agriculture'
May 11, 2017 - 6:14pm
Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe waits to testify before the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. May 11, 2017. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
Trump blasts Comey as a 'showboat' as acting FBI chief contradicts president
May 11, 2017 - 1:18pm
May 10, 2017
Bemidji State University fears cuts may be ahead as legislators debate funding
May 10, 2017 - 6:06pm
Sen. Carla Nelson of Rochester walks through the Minnesota Senate building May 20, 2016. The building was quiet as legislative leaders met behind closed doors to work out details to end the session. The state Capitol buliding is in the background. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. legislature slows budget work as senator heads to ill father
May 10, 2017 - 5:42pm
West Virginia reporter Daniel Ralph Heyman is pictured in this undated police handout photo received May 10, 2017. West Virginia Police/Handout via REUTERS
West Virginia reporter arrested while questioning U.S. health secretary
May 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
Council member plans apology for calling Minnesota's congressman 'a coward and party whore'
May 10, 2017 - 8:28am
FBI Director James Comey testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on "Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation" on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., May 3, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo
Trump defends firing of Comey as political storm slams Washington
May 10, 2017 - 8:10am
May 9, 2017
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka talks to reporters Tuesday, May 9, 2017, with House Majority Leader Joyce Peppin watching. They had just emerged from budget talks with the governor. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MN Legislature moves on budget, without governor deal
May 9, 2017 - 8:54pm
FILE PHOTO: A combination photo shows U.S. President Donald Trump (L) in the House of Representatives in Washington, U.S., on February 28, 2017 and FBI Director James Comey in Washington U.S. on July 7, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Lo Scalzo/Pool, Gary Cameron/File Photoplay button
Trump needed a really good excuse to fire Comey; Comey gave it to him
May 9, 2017 - 7:58pm
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan talks to people attending a pension rally Tuesday, May 9, 2017, in the Minnesota Capitol. He is thinking about running for governor. Don Davis / Forum News Service
2 congressmen for governor? 'Room for everyone'
May 9, 2017 - 7:21pm
FBI Director James Comey testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on "Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation" on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., May 3, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque play button
In shocking move, Trump fires FBI Director James Comey
May 9, 2017 - 4:59pm
May 8, 2017
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Third refugee report presented; Fargo commissioner still not satisfied
May 8, 2017 - 9:49pm
The Minnesota Capitol building remains under renovation as the May 23, 2016 legislative session adjournement date nears. In the back of the building are portable toilets for lawmakers since the building has no running water. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota's state building repair fund is going broke
May 8, 2017 - 8:07pm
Farhio Khalif testifies to a Minnesota House committee Wednesday, May 3, 2017, about a procedure she underwent as a child known as female genital mutilation, also called female circumcision. With her is Rep. Mary Franson of Alexandria, sponsor of a bill making the procedure a felony; parents could be prosecuted under the bill. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers seeking increased female mutilation penalties
May 8, 2017 - 3:20pm
Justice David Stras, a candidate for re-election to the Minnesota Supreme Court. Submitted photo
Trump picks Minnesota justice for federal court covering Plains states
May 8, 2017 - 2:00pm
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