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February 25, 2017
Youth advocates with the Minnesota Coalition for a Smoke Free Generation were encouraged to spread the message of their visit to the State Capitol Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, on social media. Maureen McMullen /  Forum News Service
Push to make smoking tougher in Minnesota gains student support
February 25, 2017 - 9:41am
February 24, 2017
Special council meetings set: Scheduling conflicts result in separate sessions for street project, sales tax
February 24, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 22, 2017
George W. Soule, a White Earth tribal judge, was named to the Minnesota State colleges and universities' board of directors on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017. Submitted photo
White Earth's Soule to be Minnesota State board member
February 22, 2017 - 3:09pm
February 21, 2017
These fields sit heavy with water Thursday, April 7, 2011, as they wait to drain into the Wild Rice River east of Horace, N.D., and eventually the Red River. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
How risky will the Red River diversion dam be? Depends who you ask
February 21, 2017 - 9:00am
February 20, 2017
Members of the Minnesota House voted Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, to pass a bill allowing Sunday liquor sales. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
February 20, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 16, 2017
State Auditor Rebecca Otto
Marquart bill helps Becker, Wright pay legal defense bill
February 16, 2017 - 9:33am
February 7, 2017
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton gives his annual State of the State Address in the House Chambers of the State Capitol in St. Paul, Monday, Jan. 23, 2017. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Dayton scheduled for early March prostate surgery
February 7, 2017 - 10:13am
February 3, 2017
St. Paul, Minneapolis don't use term 'sanctuary cities,' but order may affect them
February 3, 2017 - 11:18am
February 1, 2017
Rep. Mike Nathe, R-Bismarck, left, and Madeline Garnetti watch as votes are tabulated Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017, for HB 1163, a bill to relax North Dakota's Blue Laws. Garnetti is a student at Barnes County North and was a guest of Rep. Nathe for the afternoon session. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Going shopping in Fargo? ND passes law to allow businesses to open Sunday mornings
February 1, 2017 - 9:38am
January 24, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton announced his prostate cancer diagnosis Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, the day after he fainted while giving his State of the State speech. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
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Dayton's 70th birthday not what he wanted
January 24, 2017 - 6:42pm
President Donald Trump holds up a signed executive order to advance construction of the Dakota Access pipeline at the White House Jan. 24, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarqueplay button
Trump advances Dakota Access Pipeline, but timeline unclear as tribe plans legal action
January 24, 2017 - 5:07pm
Waving to his grandson in the Minnesota House gallery, Gov. Mark Dayton begins his Monday, Jan. 23, State of the State speech. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Dayton speech calls for health insurance action
January 24, 2017 - 10:18am
January 23, 2017
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton collapses while giving his annual State of the State Address in the House Chambers of the State Capitol in St. Paul, Monday, January 23, 2017. (St. Paul Pioneer Press: Scott Takushi)play button
Dayton collapses, then walks with aid after State of the State speech
January 23, 2017 - 9:49pm
January 17, 2017
Bill proposes delaying parts of new ND medical marijuana law
January 17, 2017 - 9:22am
January 1, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Politics lie beyond line of sight
January 1, 2017 - 1:00pm