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March 11, 2016
Push for presidential primary gains steam
March 11, 2016 - 12:00am
LETTER: Our $2 billion tax surplus is unavailable to the needy
March 11, 2016 - 12:00am
March 9, 2016
Bill Ingebrigtsen, state senator (R-Alexandria)
Ingebrigtsen expects gas tax battle
March 9, 2016 - 12:00am
March 8, 2016
Election officials in LaGrand Township look over paperwork at LaGrand Township Hall Tuesday afternoon. They included (left to right) Audrey Knollenberg, Bonnie Frahm and Priscilla Reineke. They said that voting was fairly busy.  About 50 people had voted in the first two hours that polls were open. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Township elections are today
March 8, 2016 - 2:33pm
March 3, 2016
Sen. Ingebrigtsen expects battle over gas tax
March 3, 2016 - 3:56pm
March 1, 2016
Minnesotans begin picking a president tonight
March 1, 2016 - 8:01am
February 27, 2016
Don Wyse, professor of agronomy and plant genetics at the University of Minnesota's St. Paul campus, with a field of kernza, a perennial grass that his program has helped develop, which could one day outperform wheat both environmentally and economically, photographed on Thursday, October 1, 2015. (Pioneer Press: Scott Takushi)
800 voices on how to save Minnesota’s water: Dayton holds summit today
February 27, 2016 - 8:00am
February 26, 2016
DFL caucus to vote on presidential race
February 26, 2016 - 10:10am
Minnesota State Sen. Torrey Westrom of Elbow Lake listens to testimony on Monday, Feb. 15 about transportation funding issues. (Photo by Don Davis, Forum News Service)
Transportation funding undecided
February 26, 2016 - 12:00am
County commissioners gather input about court services staffing
February 26, 2016 - 12:00am
February 24, 2016
Constituent coffee being held in Alexandria
February 24, 2016 - 12:00am
February 22, 2016
Mary Franson, R-Alexandria
Franson announces re-election bid
February 22, 2016 - 2:02pm
February 9, 2016
Dayton proposes six-week parental leave for state workers
February 9, 2016 - 2:05pm
February 5, 2016
Legislation seeks to keep electronic data private
February 5, 2016 - 12:00am
Eran Sandquist (left), state coordinator of Pheasants Forever, presents Gov. Mark Dayton with a pheasant statue in recognition of his conservation work during the organization’s state convention Saturday, Jan. 30 in Willmar. Dayton joked that it was the first pheasant he’d gotten in five years.  (Photo by Tom Cherveny  |  Tribune)
Dayton vows to stop state from being 'another Flint'
February 5, 2016 - 12:00am