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June 14, 2016
"The Treaty of Traverse des Sioux," painted in 1905 by David Francis Millet, is among the pieces of art in the Minnesota Capitol that state officials are considering whether it should stay or go. (Minnesota Historical Society)
Officials debate Minnesota Capitol building art
June 14, 2016 - 5:09pm
May 31, 2016
Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts departs after President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress in Washington in this January file photo. Reuters
U.S. top court backs MN property owners over wetlands permits
May 31, 2016 - 5:04pm
May 19, 2016
House votes down bonding bill
May 19, 2016 - 2:32pm
May 17, 2016
Don Davis/Forum News Service
State budget talks expanded from transportation
May 17, 2016 - 6:49pm
The Minnesota Capitol building remains under renovation as the May 23 legislative session adjournment date nears. In the back of the building are portable toilets for lawmakers since the building has no running water. Don Davis/Forum News Service
Top-level politicians tackle MN transportation spending
May 17, 2016 - 2:33pm
May 12, 2016
Senators sideline fantasy sports legalization
May 12, 2016 - 3:37pm
May 11, 2016
A combination photo shows Pa Yang (left), 57, Mai Vue Vang, 58,  and True Thao, 52, all of Minnesota, after their arrest at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport with more than $3 million of heroin and opium in their luggage in these photos released Tuesday by the Chicago Police Department. Reuters
Minnesota women accused of smuggling 70 pounds of heroin hidden in tea leaves
May 11, 2016 - 3:43pm
May 10, 2016
Image courtesy of Afterglow Spa & Hair Studio
Eyelash extension regulation passes with a wink
May 10, 2016 - 2:34pm
May 9, 2016
Musician Prince gestures on stage during the Apollo Theatre's 75th anniversary gala in New York City, June 8, 2009. (Reuters photo by Lucas Jackson)
Prince protection bill appears in Legislature
May 9, 2016 - 5:18pm
May 8, 2016
In this April 8, 2016 photo, the Associated Press team that investigated seafood caught by slaves poses, from left, Martha Mendoza, Robin McDowell, Esther Htusan and Margie Mason, at the George Polk Award luncheon in New York. The team won the Pulitzer Prize for public service announced Monday, April 18, 2016. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
‘Seafood from Slaves’ reporter settles in Afton: 2016 Pulitzer winner spent years covering Southeast Asia
May 8, 2016 - 5:03pm
May 5, 2016
Minnesota Republican legislative leaders talk to reporters Thursday about the loss of a Senate public works funding bill. In the background is the state Capitol building, undergoing a $300 million renovation. Don Davis/Forum News Service
GOP defeats Senate bonding bill
May 5, 2016 - 8:16pm
May 4, 2016
File photo by Tim Middagh/Daily Globe
Railroads promise more Minnesota safety money
May 4, 2016 - 9:01pm
May 3, 2016
Outdoors projects receive Minnesota Senate OK
May 3, 2016 - 3:36pm
May 2, 2016
Minnesota state Sen. LeRoy Stumpf, D-Plummer, announces his public works funding proposal Monday in a Senate committee. Don Davis/Forum News Service
‘Meat and potatoes’: Nearly $1 billion separates state legislators on public works funding
May 2, 2016 - 5:46pm
May 1, 2016
Local experts say Prince almost surely planned for his estate — but we may never know how
May 1, 2016 - 8:12pm