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November 17, 2017
Minnesota House Majority Leader Joyce Peppin of Rogers says on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, that she knows of no more sex harassment allegations that may arise in the House. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota House members must take harassment prevention training or lose committees
November 17, 2017 - 6:29pm
Minnesota Senate President Michelle Fischbach of Paynesville and House Speaker Kurt Daudt of Crown get in a laugh before a Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, meeting in which legislative leaders discussed the goveror's veto of Legisalture funding. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Court says Minnesota Legislature has enough money to remain open
November 17, 2017 - 2:45pm
November 14, 2017
Sarah Clifton of Duluth presses an "I Voted" sticker on her coat Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, after voting at the Duluth Public Library. Bob King / Forum News Service
U.S. high court to hear Minnesota political apparel case
November 14, 2017 - 2:45pm
November 10, 2017
Sen. Dan Schoen, D-St. Paul Park. Courtesy photo / Dan Schoen
Sexual harassment allegations against Sen. Schoen, Rep. Cornish erupt at Minnesota Capitol
November 10, 2017 - 9:57am
October 27, 2017
President Donald Trump departs after signing a presidential memorandum to declare the opioid crisis a national public health emergency Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017. Jabin Botsford / Washington Post
After some disappointment over Trump's opioid announcement, MN leaders expected to push for more money
October 27, 2017 - 4:04pm
Minnesota Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman announces in the fall of 2017 insurance rates for the following year in the individual health insurance market. They are to remain fairly static. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Little changes in Minnesota insurance are expected as enrollment begins
October 27, 2017 - 2:28pm
October 16, 2017
MNsure CEO Allison O'Toole and Gov. MarkDayton talk to reporters Sept. 20, 2017, about health insurance. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Shopping season begins for insurance policies
October 16, 2017 - 2:12pm
October 14, 2017
State Rep., Erin Murphy, met with members of the Minnesota Corn Growers Association, including farm owner Les Anderson in Cannon Falls on Friday, Oct. 13. Kit Murray / RiverTown Multimedia
The race is on: Gubernatorial candidates visit with local farmers
October 14, 2017 - 5:51pm
October 5, 2017
Executive Director John Jaschke of the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources announces Thursday, Oct.5, 2017, that 94 percent of farmers required to meet a Nov. 1 deadline to install buffers already have done so. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Many farmers comply with controversial buffer law
October 5, 2017 - 5:29pm
October 4, 2017
Ted McKinney, who in 2017 President Donald Trump nominated to be top U.S.Department of Agriculture trade official.
Minnesotans headed to USDA
October 4, 2017 - 4:49pm
Congressman Collin Peterson, D-Minn., speaks about the 50-million dollars that will go toward conservation efforts in the Red River Valley basin Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at the Marriot in Moorhead, Minn. Peterson was accompanied by Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Senators Amy Klobuchar, John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp and Representative Kevin Cramer. Nick Wagner / The Forum
Here's how much money Minn. candidates have received from gun rights lobbyists
October 4, 2017 - 2:20pm
September 27, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton listens recently to a question about health insurance. He says he is upset with a September 2017  federal decision to cut funding for MinnesotaCare. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Final individual insurance policy answers coming Monday for Minnesotans
September 27, 2017 - 6:15pm
September 25, 2017
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minneota  reacts during a news conference in Riga, Latvia Dec. 28, 2016. Ints Kalnins / Reuters
Klobuchar says troubled health care bill shows need for bipartisan work
September 25, 2017 - 9:58pm
September 18, 2017
There are 48,600 solar panels at the Paynesville Auoroa Solar project site that started generating 10 MWdc of solar power this month. The power generated here is purchased by Xcel Energy. (Carolyn Lange / Forum News Service)
Community solar gardens rise in popularity, except with some neighbors
September 18, 2017 - 8:55am
August 11, 2017
Minnesota's sewage systems are aging, with state officials saying many need major upgrades in coming years. Minnesota Pollution Control Agency photo.
Water quality remains a Minnesota problem. State launches effort to make improvements.
August 11, 2017 - 11:35am
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