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January 16, 2018
Interim Chancellor Devinder Malhotra of the Minnesota State college and university system says on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, that Gov. Mark Dayton's bonding proposal would be good for his 54 campuses around the state. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton statewide construction plan, local projects could top $2.3 billion
January 16, 2018 - 4:25pm
Commissioner Myron Frans of Minnesota Management and Budget announces a $1.5 billion public works proposal Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. With him is President Eric Kaler of the University of Minnesota. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton announced $1.5 billion construction proposal
January 16, 2018 - 12:31pm
January 15, 2018
Students from the David Billingsley School of Music and Arts perform on the drums during the 32nd annual State of Minnesota Martin Luther King, Jr. Day celebration at the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts in St. Paul on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. (John Autey / Pioneer Press)
Dayton, Smith criticize 'savages,' Trump during MLK Day event
January 15, 2018 - 8:56pm
January 12, 2018
The U.S. House Agriculture Committee holds a hearing during the 2017 FarmFest in southwestern Minnesota. Members listened to the public's thoughts about what should be in a new farm bill due for debate in 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota should have say in farm bill
January 12, 2018 - 11:10am
January 11, 2018
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton laughs while talking with Tom Clarke of ERP Iron Ore before the start of a Wednesday night dinner meeting in Mountain Iron, Minn.  Mesabi Daily News photo
Dayton says he's confident about northern Minnesota mining projects
January 11, 2018 - 10:33pm
Minnesota seeks to further diversity government workforce
January 11, 2018 - 8:58pm
January 10, 2018
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton talks with Aurora Mayor David Lislegard during Wednesday night's RAMS meeting in Mountain Iron, Minn. Photo by Jerry Burnes / Mesabi Daily News
Dayton touts accomplishments in addressing Iron Range meeting
January 10, 2018 - 10:15pm
January 9, 2018
Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Chief Executive Melanie Benjamin gives the State of the Band address Tuesday at Grand Casino Mille Lacs near Onamia. Steve Kohls / Forum News Serviceplay button
Mille Lacs tribal leader says band in revolution against drugs, violence, environmental destruction, racism
January 9, 2018 - 9:37pm
January 5, 2018
The Minnesota Senate on May 1, 2017. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Special legislative election takes on statewide importance
January 5, 2018 - 2:38pm
January 3, 2018
Minnesota state Senate President Michelle Fischbach tells reporters on Dec. 13, 2017, that she plans to serve both as a senator and lieutenant governor. She automatically moved into that position at 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2018, when Lt. Gov. Tina Smith resigned to become U.S. senator. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'Acting lieutenant governor' quiet first day on job
January 3, 2018 - 6:29pm
December 30, 2017
U.S. Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota talks about health care on Jan. 11, 2013. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Commentary: 2018 to be politically busy, busy, busy in Minnesota
December 30, 2017 - 7:32am
December 24, 2017
Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., apologizes at a news conference Monday, Nov. 27, 2017, after several women accused him of unwanted touching. Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Sexual harassment, opioids lead list of top MN stories in 2017
December 24, 2017 - 8:30am
December 23, 2017
Dayton issues order enabling emergency shelter from arctic cold
December 23, 2017 - 5:33pm
The Minnesota Capitol looks calm in this July 2017 photo, but under the dome the first year after it reopened following a major renovation was anything but calm. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Commentary: 'New' Minnesota Capitol, enlarged political divide
December 23, 2017 - 8:02am
December 19, 2017
In this file photo, Dr. Ed Ehlinger speaks April 14, 2017, to the media about opiate overdoses. On Tuesday, Dec. 19, Ehlinger resigned as commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Health. Robb Jeffries / Forum News Service
Minn. health chief abruptly resigns amid reports that nursing home complaints not investigated
December 19, 2017 - 2:20pm
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