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June 20, 2017
Craig Haseman, an Evansville farmer, stands in the buffer strip already in place on his land. Lake Amos is on one side and his soybean field is on the other side. (Echo Press file photo)
County getting state aid to enforce buffer law
June 20, 2017 - 4:11pm
June 13, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton speaks to media after signing bills to eliminate the state's $5 billion budget deficit and reopen state government and services that have been shut down for three weeks, in St. Paul, Minnesota, U.S. on July 20, 2011. REUTERS/Eric Miller/File Photoplay button
Minnesota Legislature sues Mark Dayton over legislative funding
June 13, 2017 - 5:01pm
June 7, 2017
For the record
June 7, 2017 - 5:10am
June 6, 2017
Jennifer Carnahan
New Minnesota GOP chair aims to bring metro, rural factions together
June 6, 2017 - 9:46pm
Foreclosures down, home sale prices up in 2016
June 6, 2017 - 6:35pm
May 31, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton listens to a reporter's question about budget negotiations at the Legislature on Thursday, May 11, 2017. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Legislature lays groundwork to sue Minnesota governor
May 31, 2017 - 5:20pm
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt, left, and Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka tell reporters Tuesday night, May 31, 2017, that they think the governor's veto of legislative funding is unconstitutional. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton signs budget bills, but no money for Legislature
May 31, 2017 - 7:14am
May 30, 2017
State Auditor Rebecca Otto
Appeals Court says Minnesota counties can pick private auditors
May 30, 2017 - 2:54pm
May 26, 2017
Minnesota state Sen. Bill Weber, facing camera, visits Rep. Joe Schomacker early Friday, May 26, 2017, in the waning hours of a special legislative session. Both are from Luverne. Don Davis / Forum News Service
UPDATE: Dayton to decide whether to OK spending plan by Tuesday
May 26, 2017 - 4:54pm
May 25, 2017
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt lets Rep. Bob Dettmer of Forest Lake know his feelings about a bill during a special legislative session Thurday, May 25, 2017. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Biking trail dispute derails Minnesota Legislature's final budget work
May 25, 2017 - 9:12pm
May 24, 2017
Hundreds gathered in the Minnesota Capitol Wednesday, May 24, 2017, to urge Gov. Mark Dayton to veto bills funding the $46 billion state budget. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers plan to wrap up special session Thursday as hundreds protest
May 24, 2017 - 9:10pm
The Minnesota Capitol is lit up at sunrise Wednesday, May 24, 2017, as legislators inside debate tax and education bills. It was the first day of a special session to finish passing a $46 billion state budget. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Another day, another missed Minnesota legislative deadline
May 24, 2017 - 9:00am
May 23, 2017
The long hours take their toll on Senators as they listen to Ron Latz, (DFL), St. Louis Park speak on the final day of the regular session at the State Capitol in St. Paul,  Monday, May 22, 2017.  Scott Takushi \ Pioneer Press
Bipartisan work gives greater Minnesota legislative success
May 23, 2017 - 5:09pm
May 22, 2017
Senate slows drive for tougher penalties for genital mutilation
May 22, 2017 - 12:02pm
Hundreds of anglers took advantage of beautiful weather April 1, 2015, to fish the Rainy River near Clementson, Minn. While the boat ramp was crowded, traffic wasn't too congested on the river. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Outdoor fee hikes approved by Minn. lawmakers
May 22, 2017 - 10:36am
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