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June 1, 2016
Help for ski hill?
June 1, 2016 - 12:00am
May 31, 2016
Dayton vetoes bill that included funding for Andes Tower Hills
May 31, 2016 - 4:42pm
May 23, 2016
Transportation, bonding fail at end of Minnesota Legislature
May 23, 2016 - 2:48pm
May 19, 2016
Laura Scwendemann
Senate approves Laura's Law
May 19, 2016 - 10:41am
May 12, 2016
'Laura's Law' breezes through Minnesota House
May 12, 2016 - 3:27pm
Alexandria Mayor Sara Carlson, first vice president of the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities, speaks at a news conference at the Minnesota Senate Wednesday. (Contributed photo)
Rural cities urge legislators to take action
May 12, 2016 - 8:20am
May 11, 2016
Legislature in limbo after bonding bill is defeated
May 11, 2016 - 12:00am
April 16, 2016
Sen. Torrey Westrom (R), left, said he's gotten his hair cut for 15 years by Ken Kirkpatrick at Capital Barbers in the basement of the State Office Building in St. Paul on Thursday, March 31, 2016. "He's very good. He's very convenient. He has free popcorn and he gives you a good neck shave with a straight edge razor," said Westrom. "And he owes me money," joked Kirkpatrick, who plans to retire soon. (Jean Pieri | Pioneer Pressi)
Capitol’s ‘Ken the Barber’ selling the shop to semi-retire
April 16, 2016 - 8:00am
April 12, 2016
Minnesota state Rep. Jason Rarick of Pine City, decked out in a fireworks tie, says on Monday, April 11, that a fireworks 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 12, 2016 - 2:34pm
April 11, 2016
Anderson, Backer, Westrom get party's nod for re-election
April 11, 2016 - 11:40am
April 7, 2016
Westrom wants to re-open prison in Appleton
April 7, 2016 - 12:11pm
April 1, 2016
Franson supports Real ID measure
April 1, 2016 - 12:00am
This photograph shows the rear of a Lexus SUV equipped with Google self-driving sensors during a media preview of Google's prototype autonomous vehicles in Mountain View, California. (Photo by Elijah Nouvelage, Reuters)
Westrom supports self-driving vehicles
April 1, 2016 - 12:00am
March 25, 2016
'Laura's Law' would stiffen penalties for concealing a body
March 25, 2016 - 1:49pm
Minnesota Rep. Mary Franson of Alexandria announces legislation on Monday, March 21, written to attract and retain child care workers. Behind her are (left) Rep. Jeff Backer of Browns Valley and John Persell of Bemidji. (Photo by Don Davis, Forum News Service)
Lawmakers look to retain child care providers
March 25, 2016 - 12:00am