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Minnesota Senate

November 8, 2018
MN Republicans re-elect Gazelka as senate majority leader
November 8, 2018 - 4:24pm
March 22, 2018
Sen. Carrie Ruud
Ruud named Nature Conservancy's 2017 Government Relations Award recipient
March 22, 2018 - 11:30am
January 17, 2018
Former Minnesota state representative John Persell asks a question on Wednesday during a meeting of the Minnesota Senate Capital Investment Committee at the Northwest Minnesota Foundation about the proposed Northern Minnesota Veterans Home. Jordan Shearer / Forum News Service
Bemidji seeks state funding for proposed northern Minn. veterans home
January 17, 2018 - 5:26pm
November 29, 2017
Farmers have more time for wolf grant applications
November 29, 2017 - 3:00am
November 22, 2017
Karla Bigham
The race to replace Schoen: Bigham is in, McNamara 'strongly leaning toward' a run
November 22, 2017 - 4:54pm
November 19, 2017
Paul Gazelka
Paul Gazelka: The local man for the statewide Republican moment
November 19, 2017 - 9:00am
November 13, 2017
Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka
Gazelka reacts to Schoen sexual harassment allegations
November 13, 2017 - 7:00am
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, R-Fairview Township (left), and Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, speak at a forum of the League of Women Voters at Central Lakes College Thursday. Zach Kayser / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
No mental health reform in 2018, Senate majority leader says
October 13, 2017 - 10:32pm
June 4, 2017
Minnesota State Capitol. Wikimedia Commons/AlexHoratius
From blaze pink to PILT: what Brainerd area gets from the 2017 legislative session
June 4, 2017 - 4:00am
May 15, 2017
Carrie Ruud
Ruud encourages scholarship applications
May 15, 2017 - 7:30am
April 8, 2017
Angler Dino Martino fishes for panfish Thursday off the Bar Harbor docks in Lake Shore as the April sun sparkles on Upper Gull Lake. 
Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Al Lindner, DNR make the case for fee increases
April 8, 2017 - 4:05am
March 5, 2017
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka   Forum News Service file photo
Minnesota Senate leader expects abortion funding bill to go to Dayton
March 5, 2017 - 5:04pm
Local legislators support anti-abortion bills
March 5, 2017 - 2:09pm
March 3, 2017
MLEC urges more broadband funding
March 3, 2017 - 11:35pm
In this July 18, 2015, file photo, retired Gen. John Vessey shakes hands after a ceremony Saturday celebrating the opening of a new exhibit at the Minnesota Military Museum at Camp Ripley, "Minnesota Voices of the Vietnam War." Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
Legislators seek to honor late Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
March 3, 2017 - 9:01am