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April 23, 2019
Grumbling escalates as Minnesota legislative deadlines near
ST. PAUL — The pleasantries didn’t last long. No sooner had Minnesota lawmakers reconvened from their Easter-Passover break than optimistic...
April 23, 2019 - 6:00pm
April 13, 2019
Fraud fallout: Local politicos comment on statewide child care fraud scandal
State-funded child care services across Minnesota are getting a long, hard look amid fallout from a fraud scandal that first broke early last...
April 13, 2019 - 5:00am
Reader Opinion: Support our public libraries
Minnesota does not have a budget surplus and never did. What it has is a failure to adequately fund critical and essential public services. Our public libraries are just one at the top of a long list. Did you know that state funding for our regional library system increased just one...
April 13, 2019 - 2:30am
April 12, 2019
Walz declares Minnesota’s commitment to pollinators
ST. PAUL - Minnesota state agencies are fighting for pollinators. An executive order by Gov. Tim Walz affirmed the importance of pollinators...
April 12, 2019 - 12:50pm
April 11, 2019
Walz to sign hands-free cellphone bill following Senate's approval
ST. PAUL — Don’t touch that mobile telephone in your vehicle. Well, you can touch it once if you are using it to make or take a call while...
April 11, 2019 - 2:42pm
Gun control debate flares up in St. Paul during 2019 legislative session
For better or worse, the issue of gun regulation has reared its ugly head again. Since mid-February, the wedge issue reasserted itself in Minnesota...
April 11, 2019 - 5:00am
April 10, 2019
Hands-free driving guide: Smart phone-dumb car? Dumb phone-smart car? Here’s a how-to
ST. PAUL -- If all goes as expected, Minnesota will become a “hands-free” state Aug. 1, when a major new restriction on cellphones will take...
April 10, 2019 - 11:52am
Reader Opinion: Election security
Paul Gazelka is playing games with Minnesota's election security. Minnesota is the only state not to authorize 100% of federal election security grant money. I'd like to know who Gazelka thinks he represents. Does he really think undermining election security in these times is a good...
April 10, 2019 - 2:30am
April 9, 2019
Minnesota official tells lawmakers his department was hacked
ST. PAUL - It’s never good to get a letter saying your personal information was at risk, and Minnesota state government has had to send a lot...
April 9, 2019 - 4:41pm
April 8, 2019
Pot’s medical benefits studied: Minnesota cancer patients report improved symptoms
MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota cancer patients who experience severe symptoms like vomiting and nausea may find relief in medical marijuana, according...
April 8, 2019 - 8:44pm
Minnesota hands-free cellphone bill clears on way to final vote
ST. PAUL - Minnesota is close to joining 17 other states and the District of Columbia in requiring drivers to use hands-free technology when...
April 8, 2019 - 5:37pm
April 6, 2019
Minnesota legislators share health care goals, but disagree on how to achieve them
ST. PAUL — If you take Minnesota political leaders at their word, they’re committed to making health care more accessible and affordable....
April 6, 2019 - 10:18am
April 4, 2019
Cass County Board: Commissioners support more state transportation funding, but not for light rail
WALKER—After reviewing the county's 2018 highway department annual report Tuesday, April 2, the Cass County Board voted to support only...
April 4, 2019 - 6:00pm
April 2, 2019
Walz to urge lawmakers to listen to their 'better angels' in State of the State address
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota lawmakers get to set the stage for the legislative session in the state's only divided government, and Gov. Tim Walz said...
April 2, 2019 - 4:34pm
March 30, 2019
Guest Opinion: It's time to eliminate fraud and waste in state programs
One of the most important duties I have as state representative is to ensure that your tax dollars are being spent wisely, efficiently, and in a way that provides transparency for taxpayers. A huge part of that involves working to root out waste, fraud, and abuse in our public programs....
March 30, 2019 - 6:30am