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May 19, 2019
Legislative leaders and Gov. Tim Walz on Sunday, May 19, 2019, announced a two-year budget plan with a day left in the regular legislative session. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Walz, legislative leaders strike budget deal, drop gas tax hike
17 hours 25 min ago
May 14, 2019
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, R-Nisswa, spoke with reporters on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, following a budget negotiation talk in the governor's office. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota budget talks pick up as clock ticks down to strike a deal
May 14, 2019 - 5:13pm
Forum News Service file photo
Flags to fly at half-staff Wednesday
May 14, 2019 - 9:30am
May 13, 2019
Maintenance contract approved for ballpark
May 13, 2019 - 10:06pm
Hustad Mobile Home Park on McKay Avenue in Alexandria is one of three parks that now have evacuation plans for tornadoes. The council approved the plans Monday. (Ross Evavold / Echo Press)
Getting shelter from the storms
May 13, 2019 - 10:01pm
Council awards bid for Woodland underpass
May 13, 2019 - 9:59pm
May 8, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan spoke Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at an event highlighting efforts to keep drinking water safe. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Will they take the bait? Spending talks in limbo but deal could come at fishing opener
May 8, 2019 - 4:36pm
May 1, 2019
Minnesota Capitol. Forum News Service
Here are the biggest sticking points lawmakers will face as they try to write a budget
May 1, 2019 - 4:15pm
Rick King, Chief Operating Officer of Thomson Reuters and chair of a special review of the Minnesota Licensing and Registration System, suggests that the state drop the system and purchase a packaged software system to replace it Wednesday, May 1 at the Capitol. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Expert group says Minnesota should scrap MNLARS, buy new system
May 1, 2019 - 3:40pm
April 30, 2019
Gun control advocates gathered for a rally at the Minnesota Capitol on Monday, April 29, 2019, ahead of a House of Representatives vote on a public safety spending bill that included a pair of measures aimed at reducing gun violence. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Gun control measures come up for debate in Minnesota House, Senate GOP says they're 'dead'
April 30, 2019 - 8:49am
April 29, 2019
Minnesota Rep. Frank Hornstein, DFL-Minneapolis, speaks to supporters of a gasoline tax increase, which has been proposed to fund road and bridge repairs at a rally at the state Capitol on Friday, April 26.
Minnesota House okays 20-cent-per-gallon gas tax hike, Senate leader plans to block it
April 29, 2019 - 6:51pm
April 27, 2019
The word "taxes" is seen on the facade of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) headquarters in Washington. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Minnesota lawmakers agree to pursue conformity with federal tax rules, but disagree on how to get there
April 27, 2019 - 10:42am
April 26, 2019
Minnesota Capitol. Forum News Service
MN Capitol Notebook: Marathon floor sessions make way for the session's biggest debates
April 26, 2019 - 2:35pm
Anderson: Bill missed opportunity to aid ag
April 26, 2019 - 2:21pm
April 25, 2019
Torrey Westrom
Westrom's bill funds ag programs, broadband
April 25, 2019 - 8:14am
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