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March 21, 2019
Rep. Pat Garofalo, R-Farmington, addresses attendees at a town hall on medical marijuana on Wednesday, March 20, at Farmington High School. David Clarey / RiverTown Multimedia
Rep. Garofalo hosts town hall on legalizing recreational marijuana
March 21, 2019 - 4:52pm
March 18, 2019
Rosemount fire chief re-appointed for three-year term
March 18, 2019 - 5:00pm
March 13, 2019
Tony Jurgens
Rep. Jurgens sponsors disaster relief bill following statewide flooding prediction
March 13, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 12, 2019
Talks continue about a Rosemount Community Recreation Center
March 12, 2019 - 5:00pm
March 6, 2019
Supporters and opponents of a pair of gun control bills demonstrated in St. Paul Wednesday, March 6, 2019, ahead of a House hearing. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
'Red flag' bill moves forward at Minnesota Capitol
March 6, 2019 - 3:31pm
March 4, 2019
Mental health counselor Ted Matthews on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, speaks to the House Agriculture, Food Finance and Policy Committee about stress Minnesota farmers face. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota House approves additional funds to help farmers facing tough times
March 4, 2019 - 4:33pm
March 1, 2019
John Strohfus, a Hastings farmer who planted his first crop of industrial hemp in 2016, encouraged legislators to consider lifting limitations on some products. File photo
State's hemp farmers stand to benefit from legislation
March 1, 2019 - 8:00am
February 28, 2019
Gun control supporters and opponents packed a hallway at the Minnesota Capitol ahead of a hearing Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, on a pair of firearm bills. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Minnesota panel passes universal background check requirement for gun sales
February 28, 2019 - 12:06pm
February 19, 2019
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
February 17, 2019
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota holds her hands above her head Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, as she tells two young fans in Albia, Iowa, about her snowy presidential campaign announcement a week earlier in Minneapolis. She made three Iowa stops during the weekend. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'Senator next door' Klobuchar makes stop in Iowa
February 17, 2019 - 7:33pm
February 13, 2019
Sen. Smith, Senate Dems demand information on rising insulin costs
February 13, 2019 - 10:19pm
February 12, 2019
Pat McKone of the American Lung Association, left, holds up a device used to vape Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, as she describes the increasing rates of nicotine addiction among Minnesota teens. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers advance bill boosting age to buy tobacco to 21
February 12, 2019 - 5:30pm
February 11, 2019
Rep. Mary Kunesh-Podein, DFL-New Brighton, left, along with Sen. Patricia Torres Ray, DFL-Minneapolis, right, introduce legislation aimed at boosting the number of teachers of color and American Indian teachers in Minnesota. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Minnesota lawmakers aim to boost teacher diversity, shrink achievement gap
February 11, 2019 - 4:56pm
Minnesota Rep. Jamie Becker-Finn, DFL-Roseville, tells reporters about legislation aimed at combatting the spread of chronic wasting disease in deer. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Fatal deer disease poses 'beast' of a problem for Minnesota lawmakers
February 11, 2019 - 4:07pm
February 10, 2019
Crowds turned out to support U..S Sen. Amy Klobuchar as she kicked off her campaign for President of the United States, Sunday, Feb. 10, in Boom Island Park, Minneapolis. Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press
Here's what people are saying about Amy Klobuchar's presidential bid
February 10, 2019 - 4:26pm