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Our Opinion: Reduce taxes on charitable gambling
10 hours 21 min ago
February 20, 2019
Sen. Jeff Howe, R-Rockville
Minnesota GOP lawmaker proposes highest fees in nation for hybrid, electric cars
February 20, 2019 - 7:15pm
Brainerd City Council members discuss matters at their meeting Tuesday, Feb. 19, at city hall. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd: Council sets priorities for 2019 legislative session
February 20, 2019 - 12:00pm
February 19, 2019
Minnesota State Patrol found 15 abandoned cars during a blizzard on New Years Eve.
Bill could give Minnesota state troopers a raise: State Patrol wages lag behind police
February 19, 2019 - 5:46pm
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, presented his first budget proposal, which included a gas tax hike and more funding for schools. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Here's a quick look at what's in Gov. Tim Walz's first budget request
February 19, 2019 - 5:41pm
Gov. Tim Walz delivered his first budget proposal to state officials and reporters Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019 in St. Paul. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Gas tax hike, school funding boost top priorities in Walz's first spending plan
February 19, 2019 - 4:44pm
February 18, 2019
"The Progress of the State" statue, better known as the Quadriga, stands at the base of the Minnesota Capitol dome in this file photo. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Should Minnesota require a civics credit? Lawmakers are weighing that
February 18, 2019 - 6:22pm
Shelley Buck, president of the Prairie Island Indian Community, speaks as part of a panel discussion on Sovereignty Day in the Minnesota House of Representatives on Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Tribal leaders mark historic moment, painful past at 'Sovereignty Day' at the Capitol
February 18, 2019 - 5:38pm
February 17, 2019
Guest Opinion: Proposed paid and sick leave legislation is wrong for Minnesota
February 17, 2019 - 7:30am
February 16, 2019
Our Opinion: It's past time to put down our cellphones
February 16, 2019 - 7:30am
February 15, 2019
"The Progress of the State" statue, better known as the Quadriga, stands at the base of the Minnesota Capitol dome in this file photo. Don Davis / Forum News Service
How Minnesota spends your money, and the hurdles facing a new budget deal
February 15, 2019 - 5:56pm
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz, center, told reporters on Monday, Feb. 11, that he'd meet with stakeholders before announcing whether he'd drop an appeal blocking the Enbridge Line 3 project. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Walz takes first 'test' with Line 3 decision, MNLARS failures exposed
February 15, 2019 - 2:27pm
White tail deer are expected to multiply fast as Minnesota's climate alters. Warmer winters means less snow, which means they will be able to forage for food more easily. Forum News Service file photo
Chronic wasting disease reported near Brainerd; Walz proposes $4.6M for rapid response
February 15, 2019 - 1:11pm
February 14, 2019
Reader Opinion: Marijuana
February 14, 2019 - 5:30am
February 13, 2019
Gay 'conversion therapy' ban debated at Minnesota Capitol
February 13, 2019 - 8:49pm
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