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March 14, 2018
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton. File photo / St. Paul Pioneer Press
WATCH: Gov. Dayton delivers his final State of State to Minnesota lawmakers
March 14, 2018 - 6:00pm
March 13, 2018
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and Lt. Gov. Michele Fischbach, also the state Senate president, agreed that elder care is a bipartisan issue at a Tuesday, March 13 news conference. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota politicians join to fight elder abuse
March 13, 2018 - 3:39pm
BBB: Scam uses 'ported' phone numbers to steal money, identities
March 13, 2018 - 11:25am
March 12, 2018
Minnesota state Sen. Matt LIttle of Lakeville  talks about a bill Monday, March 12, 2018, he sponsors that would extend background checks to all firearms sales in the state. With him are Sens. Paul Anderson of Plymouth and  Scott Jensen of Chaska. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Committees unlikely to take up Minnesota gun bills
March 12, 2018 - 6:16pm
Minnesota GOP legislators want Medicaid recipients to work
March 12, 2018 - 5:18pm
March 8, 2018
Push begins for raising tobacco age limit to 21 in Minn.
March 8, 2018 - 7:03pm
March 7, 2018
Minn. bookkeeper charged with embezzling $535,000
March 7, 2018 - 9:12pm
Caroline Palmer of the Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault testifies in a Minnesota Senate committee Wednesday, March 7, 2018, in favor of legislation making it illegal to intentionally touch someone's buttocks. Watching are Sens. John Marty and Carolyn Laine. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota legislation would make touching butts illegal
March 7, 2018 - 5:29pm
Undated courtesy image of World Waterpark at West Edmonton Mall in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. A similar water park is being considered for the Mall of America in Bloomington. Photo courtesy of West Edmonton Mall
Mall of America planning enormous $150 million water park, would be largest in North America
March 7, 2018 - 3:51pm
For three years, Farmington School Board member Julie Singewald has traveled to Guatemala. She sits with Glenda, the young girl she sponsors, and her two older sisters, Florinda and Lesbia who sit on their front porch in Antigua. Submitted photo
Global labor of love: Farmington School Board member travels to Guatemala with Allina Health
March 7, 2018 - 11:48am
March 6, 2018
DMV mess: Minnesota's new IT boss 'hamstrung' by lawmakers
March 6, 2018 - 7:41pm
A Minnesota House committee listens to a legislative auditor's report on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, about a state office that failed to properly investigate elder abuse allegations. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. agency that protects nursing home residents has been labeled dysfunctional
March 6, 2018 - 4:38pm
March 5, 2018
There are 21 workshops, 60 authors and vendors and more to be found at the Rosemount Writers Festival and Book Fair. Submitted photo
Rosemount to host Writers Festival and Book Fair
March 5, 2018 - 11:45am
Ava, a Cavalier King Charles spaniel, reluctantly demonstrates a pet oxygen mask Feb. 15 for fire and emergency medical personnel at the Cottage Grove Fire Station. Ava's owner is Mary Francis of Invisible Fence in Hastings. The company donated three animal resuscitation kits as part of their Project Breath program. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Fur and rescue: Cottage Grove ambulance crews outfitted with pet oxygen masks
March 5, 2018 - 7:49am
March 2, 2018
Minnesota House Transportation Chairman Paul Torkelson of Hanska talks to Commissioner Johanna Clyborne of Minnesota Information Technology Services after a Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018, meeting about long delays in issuing motor vehicle titles, registrations and license plates. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: MNLARS issues foreshadow future projects
March 2, 2018 - 1:12pm
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