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January 8, 2019
Brainerd attorneys Aanes, Halverson appointed as judges
Two Brainerd attorneys were appointed Dec. 24 by Gov. Mark Dayton as district court judges in Minnesota's 9th Judicial District. The appointments...
January 8, 2019 - 9:00am
November 26, 2018
Driver hits official residence of Minn. Governor
PAUL -- When Clinton Leonard Fouquette hit the front gate of the Governor’s Residence Sunday night, Nov. 25, with his SUV, he was traveling...
November 26, 2018 - 10:06pm
August 27, 2018
Dayton orders flags at half-staff in honor of Sen. John McCain
In honor and remembrance of U.S. Sen. John McCain, Gov. Mark Dayton ordered all U.S. flags and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in the state of Minnesota, beginning immediately, until sunset the day of McCain's interment Sunday, Sept. 2....
August 27, 2018 - 7:36pm
April 13, 2017
Bass opener coming to Mille Lacs Lake
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton will travel to Mille Lacs Lake May 27 for the state bass fishing opener to celebrate the start of the summer...
April 13, 2017 - 5:30am
September 28, 2016
Governor Dayton orders flags flown at half-staff in honor of Shimon Peres
ST. PAUL—In accordance with the proclamation issued Wednesday night by President Barack Obama, Governor Mark Dayton has ordered all United States flags and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in the State of Minnesota. As directed by...
September 28, 2016 - 10:23pm
July 7, 2016
Police shooting of twin cities man sparks outrage
ST PAUL, Minn. (Reuters) - A police officer fatally shot a black man during a traffic stop near Minneapolis and the victim's girlfriend posted...
July 7, 2016 - 12:21pm
May 14, 2016
Governor Dayton successful in walleye pursuit
Perhaps it was the prayer of a local pastor or the blessing from a Mille Lacs band member at the boat launch Saturday morning—whatever...
May 14, 2016 - 5:12pm
April 27, 2016
Dayton advocates voting rights for released felons: Measure has passed Senate but faces some opposition in House
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton would like formerly imprisoned felons to be able to vote in Minnesota, he said Wednesday. “We should let people who have served their sentences, paid their debt to society, be given their chance to restore their active participation in our...
April 27, 2016 - 9:44pm
March 31, 2016
Dayton signs law reopening Real ID rules
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Thursday signed a new law lifting a seven-year-old ban on state planning for federal identification...
March 31, 2016 - 9:56pm
June 1, 2015
Reader Opinion: Get it together
Seems like Governor Dayton vetoes anything he doesn't like even when both parties are agreeing on something. Too bad we can't get two parties to agree on what to do about Inglewood Drive north of Woida Road. The county and the city of Baxter cannot come up with a feasible plan to...
June 1, 2015 - 11:17pm
September 17, 2014
Governor OKs disaster assistance in Morrison County
Gov. Mark Dayton decided Wednesday to extend state disaster assistance funds to parts of Morrison County affected by spring storms and flooding. In a letter to Kris Eide, director of Minnesota Homeland Security and Emergency Management, Dayton said the damage "is of sufficient severity...
September 17, 2014 - 8:42pm
June 20, 2014
With new office building set to rise GOP hammers Democrats
St. Paul – With a legal challenge now out of the way, state officials will move forward this summer with the construction of a new office building for the Minnesota Senate. Former Republican state Rep. Jim Knoblach of St. Cloud filed a lawsuit last year to try to stop construction...
June 20, 2014 - 1:18pm