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Family IDs victims in Beltrami/Hubbard County line fire
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Vikings' curious handling of Freeman leaves QB trio - and fans - in limbo
Girls Hockey: Lakers keep undefeated streak alive at four games
Girls Basketball: Lakers handle W-DC with ease
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Lake Park Audubon High School Honor Rolls
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Mark Greenig: Shakespeare fly fishing reels — so many choices
Brad Laabs: Snow makes for sketchy ice conditions
Blane Klemek: Wildlife have their own winter survival techniques
Best start to winter rec season since 2010
12 lakes open to spearing
Microsoft says Xbox One global sales top 2 million
Twitter shares touch new high, sail past $52
Unemployment rate hits five-year low, eyes on the Fed
Old bar turns into new, cozy ‘Event 34’
Gas prices in MN dip faster than nation
Letter: Rep. Green — find ways to build, not tear down
Eric Bergeson: Don’t be cruel, but that’s how we get our laughs
Jeers to poor winter drivers
Randy Wilson: Property tax hikes needed for cities to play catch-up
Our Opinion: Quit putting off that flu vaccine
Weinstein brothers sue Time Warner over 'Hobbit' films
Pop singer Miley Cyrus named MTV's best artist of 2013
With children now grown, Garth Brooks says he will tour again
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Danell Haspel: A Homemade Christmas
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February 1, 2013
After initial LGA bump, cities' state aid could vary under Dayton budget plan
ST. PAUL -- Cities would receive more state money next year if legislators approve Gov. Mark Dayton's budget, but after that some could get smaller checks from the Capitol. Dayton proposes adding $80 million next year to the Local Government Aid program that primarily helps greater...
February 1, 2013 - 3:30pm
January 31, 2013
Legislative notebook: Obama, Legislature plan Minnesota gun discussions
ST. PAUL -- Next week is turning into gun week in Minnesota. President Barack Obama kicks the week off with a Monday Minneapolis visit to discuss gun violence and state legislators plan to consider a variety of gun-related legislation later in the week. White House spokeswoman Joanna...
January 31, 2013 - 9:19am
January 30, 2013
GOP raises concerns about Dayton plan
ST. PAUL -- Republicans are ramping up their complaints about Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton's tax plan. During legislative meetings Tuesday, they especially questioned the Dayton proposal to send a $500 property tax refund to most homeowners. "We can guarantee people a tax increase,...
January 30, 2013 - 12:05pm
Minnesota lawmakers implement way to give ag interests a voice
January 30, 2013 - 9:33am
January 29, 2013
Legislative Notebook: Bill would raise 'little cigar' tax
ST. PAUL - Some Minnesota legislators want to raise the tax on "little cigars," saying the products cost less than cigarettes and they can be flavored as a way to attract children. Sens. Kari Dziedzic, DFL-Minneapolis, and Carla Nelson, R-Rochester, said little cigars basically are...
January 29, 2013 - 9:27am
January 28, 2013
Bill would cut costs of prescription drugs
U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar recently re-introduced legislation to help lower prescription drug prices for seniors. The bill, the Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act, would empower Medicare to negotiate for the best possible price of prescription medication for America's...
January 28, 2013 - 9:32am
New taxes, rebate round out plan
ST. PAUL - Business tax changes have grabbed much of the attention after Gov. Mark Dayton's budget proposal was released Tuesday, but a property...
January 28, 2013 - 9:15am
January 25, 2013
Animal cruelty target of North Dakota bill
BISMARCK - Aubrey, a cat turned over to the Central Dakota Humane Society in Mandan, was microwaved by her owner, and Smiley, a forfeited dog, had a leg wound that went untreated for multiple weeks. Both cases took place in North Dakota and could be a felony under a proposed bill...
January 25, 2013 - 9:27am
January 23, 2013
Dayton budget plan
Taxes Changes Minnesota Gov.
January 23, 2013 - 10:45am
Devil's in the details: Commissioner says plan starts to dig out of deficit
The Dayton administration says it hopes the governor's budget proposal helps Minnesota turn the table on a series of deficits. "The last decade has been a very difficult one," Commissioner Jim Schowalter of Minnesota Management and Budget said, both for government officials and...
January 23, 2013 - 10:39am
Dayton emphasizes new money for education, jobs
ST. PAUL -- Nearly $730 million more would be available to education and jobs programs under a budget Gov. Mark Dayton proposes for the next...
January 23, 2013 - 8:42am
Questions remain on Dayton tax plan impact
ST. PAUL - Gov. Mark Dayton said tax changes he proposed Tuesday would not cost middle-class Minnesotans more money. Dayton said his state budget...
January 23, 2013 - 8:39am
N.D.'s senators urge Keystone passage
Both of North Dakota's U.S. senators issued statements Tuesday applauding Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman's decision to approve an alternative route for the Keystone XL Pipeline Project. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., and Sen.
January 23, 2013 - 8:36am
January 22, 2013
Dayton mixes tax increases and cuts in ambitious budget plan
ST. PAUL - Gov Mark Dayton says taxes on average Minnesotans would not increase under the budget proposal he released at midday. The plan includes a mixture of tax increases and decreases and it would spend more on education and jobs programs.
January 22, 2013 - 10:49pm
Gov. Dayton calls for tax changes, more spending
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans would pay taxes on clothing worth more than $100, rich Minnesotans' income tax would increase and property taxes would...
January 22, 2013 - 12:05pm