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June 2, 2018
CentraCare Health receives funding for Long Prairie Regional Community Well-Being Center
LONG PRAIRIE—CentraCare Health-Long Prairie will receive $700,000 from the Minnesota Legislature to be used toward a Regional Community Well-Being Center after Gov. Mark Dayton signed the Omnibus Bonding Bill, which totaled $1.5 billion in projects across the state. Local lawmakers...
June 2, 2018 - 6:30am
May 27, 2018
Business Note - May 27
Little Falls chamber to host Gazelka, Kresha LITTLE FALLS—The Little Falls Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Legislative Update, 10:30 am — noon, Thursday, May 31, in the Little Falls City Hall Council Chambers, 100 Seventh Ave. NE, Little Falls. Senate Majority Leader...
May 27, 2018 - 3:00am
May 21, 2018
A bumpy ending for Minnesota Legislature
ST. PAUL—Minnesota legislators bounced down a rocky road toward adjournment with the prospect that few of the major issues of the year...
May 21, 2018 - 12:06am
May 18, 2018
Minnesota leaders promise school safety funds
ST. PAUL — A deadly Texas school shooting has turned Minnesota safe school legislation into a top priority. The Friday, May 18, shooting...
May 18, 2018 - 7:45pm
May 16, 2018
Minnesota bonding loses, tax bill faces veto
ST. PAUL—Legislation that would affect every Minnesota taxpayer appears headed toward a veto. A separate measure to fund public works projects...
May 16, 2018 - 4:03pm
May 14, 2018
Bonding passes in Minn. House as session winds down
ST. PAUL—Minnesota House passage of a public works funding bill signals the beginning of the end to the 2018 Minnesota Legislature. The...
May 14, 2018 - 4:55pm
May 12, 2018
Governor lands bass but not a walleye: Guide may have brought back the day's biggest prize
SPICER — Governor Mark Dayton led his boatmates by catching three of the eight largemouth bass they landed and released on the fishing...
May 12, 2018 - 4:25pm
May 7, 2018
Senators vote to ease Minnesota child care rules
ST. PAUL — Rural Minnesota legislators say the most-heard needs from their constituents is lack of affordable child care, and now senators...
May 7, 2018 - 4:42pm
April 12, 2018
'He finagled the system': Gov. Dayton blasts millionaire who took food stamps to make a point
ST. PAUL — A wealthy Minnesotan who signed up for food stamps to prove people could get them even if they did not need assistance should...
April 12, 2018 - 3:24pm
April 10, 2018
Fishbach again sued for being senator, lieutenant governor
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's lieutenant governor, who says her main job is state senator, is being sued a second time for holding both positions....
April 10, 2018 - 6:35pm
April 8, 2018
Gazelka authors bill to name memorial highway after fallen State Trooper Ray Krueger
State Trooper Ray Krueger, a 25 year veteran of the State Highway Patrol who was killed in the line of duty in November 1959, could be honored by a memorial highway if a bill authored by Sen. Paul Gazelka, R-Nisswa, becomes law this year. Gazelka authored the bill after Krueger's...
April 8, 2018 - 12:00pm
April 6, 2018
Reader Opinion: Invest in Glensheen
Growing up in Crosby, my first memory of the Glensheen mansion in Duluth was when the fourth grade "Horizons" class (the "smart kids") visited the grand old house. I was not one of those smart kids. I remember being supremely jealous, and the experience lit a fire under me to perform...
April 6, 2018 - 9:30am
March 31, 2018
Legislators highlight tax bill, safe schools - Chamber hosts annual legislative forum
Tax conformity, safe and secure schools, mental health issues, transportation, jobs and the economy, clean water - these are all topics area...
March 31, 2018 - 7:00am
March 24, 2018
'Eggs & Issues' legislative forum over, easy
In lieu of a magic crystal ball, Brainerd lakes area businesses hoped to get a glimpse into the future by asking area legislators to be prognosticators...
March 24, 2018 - 4:00am
March 20, 2018
MNLARS one of many bills lawmakers tackle near deadline
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton seldom says he would veto a bill, but if it reaches his desk he promises to veto House-passed legislation to...
March 20, 2018 - 4:41pm