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August 28, 2012
Secretary of State Mark Ritchie, a Democrat running for re-election in 2010.
High court gives Minnesota Republicans pair of amendment wins
August 28, 2012 - 8:53am
April 20, 2012
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell
Stadium urgency increases in Minnesota Legislature
April 20, 2012 - 8:51am
April 16, 2012
Minnesota legislature
Some Minnesota lawmakers ready to adjourn, some want more time
April 16, 2012 - 8:36am
January 12, 2012
Senate Minority Leader Tom Bakk of Cook says Wednesday that a big public works bill is needed to help send construction workers to job sites. With him is Gov. Mark Dayton, left, and House Minority Leader Paul Thissen.
Dayton, DFL leaders: Tax breaks would spur job growth
January 12, 2012 - 9:10am
December 27, 2011
Gov. Mark Dayton presides over a summit dealing with stopping an Asian carp invasion of Minnesota. During Tuesday's meeting, a plan was accepted to at least slow the carp's spread up the Mississippi River.
2011 a wild year for Minnesota politics
December 27, 2011 - 8:46am
November 29, 2011
Dan McGrath of Minnesota Majority and Dakota County day-care provider Becky Swanson tell reporters Monday that they support a lawsuit to stop an election that could allow Minnesotans who care for children in their homes to join unions. Pioneer Photo/Don Davis
Some Minnesota day-care providers fear they would lose say under unions
November 29, 2011 - 9:21am
November 13, 2011
Members of the MN Army National Guard Honor Guard escort the casket of Corporal James Sund past an Honor Guard of Minnesota Veterans groups at Faith Lutheran Church in Goodridge, MN (Herald Photo by Eric Hylden)
Veterans honor guards face challenges; members are aging, dwindling
November 13, 2011 - 9:02am
November 11, 2011
Commissioner Larry Shellito of the Minnesota Military Affairs Department announces Thursday that the Dayton administration will ask lawmakers next year to allow more veterans to take advantage of state education benefits. (Don Davis, Forum Communications Co.)
Gov. Dayton proposes job training for all Minnesota veterans
November 11, 2011 - 9:21am
November 2, 2011
Dayton on Vikings stadium: Back to 'starting point'
November 2, 2011 - 6:49am
October 21, 2011
Dayton seeks better results in government reform efforts
October 21, 2011 - 8:58am
October 10, 2011
Gov. Mark Dayton will visit the area of the Juneberry 3 fire today near Greenbush, Minn., then will convene an economic developmeent summit in Thief River Falls.
Dayton to visit Greenbush fire area today, plus economic development summit in TRF
October 10, 2011 - 8:49am
October 8, 2011
Photo by Don Davis Gov. Mark Dayton tells Wadena Mayor Wayne Wolden Wednesday that he understands state aid for cities is important, especially to help cities like Wadena deal with natural disasters.
Minnesota local officials ready for property taxpayers' blast
October 8, 2011 - 11:15am
July 23, 2011
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton meets with reporters. File photo.
Dayton was right that budget would bring pain
July 23, 2011 - 11:25am
July 12, 2011
Gov. Mark Dayton
Dayton takes budget message around Minnesota
July 12, 2011 - 8:19am
July 8, 2011
Workers and family members affected by the Minnesota state shut down hold a rally in Crookston, Minn. on July 7, 2011. (CHRISTIAN RANDOLPH/Grand Forks Herald)
MINNESOTA SHUTDOWN: 'We want to work for Minnesota'
July 8, 2011 - 8:10am