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February 9, 2018
Former state Rep. Tim Finseth leads an East Grand Forks, Minn., Republican precinct caucus on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018. Across the state, Republican caucuses often were not well attended. Sam Easter / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Are Otto win, Nolan retirement linked?
February 9, 2018 - 12:39pm
Minnesota's political leaders do not always agree when they sit at the same table answering reporters' questions. Here, in a 2016 pre-session briefing, Gov. Mark Dayton, left, and House Speaker Kurt Daudt discuss a difference. They will be at the same table on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, previewing this year's legislative session. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Gov. Dayton, legislative leaders to answer questions together
February 9, 2018 - 11:50am
January 31, 2018
Caucus roundup
January 31, 2018 - 1:10pm
January 28, 2018
Lori Swanson, Minnesota Attorney General
Swanson not running for Minnesota governor, will seek re-election as attorney general
January 28, 2018 - 5:34pm
January 26, 2018
Woodbury City Hall. File photo.
Woodbury proposes fees for public data inspection
January 26, 2018 - 6:10pm
January 24, 2018
Johanna Clyborne answers media questions just after Gov. Mark Dayton announced on Wednesday, Jan. 24, that she would become the state's information technology commissioner. Don Davis / Forum News Service
General to take command of troubled Minnesota IT agency, focus on fixing MNLARS
January 24, 2018 - 6:04pm
January 23, 2018
FILE PHOTO: Doug Burgum announces his candidacy for North Dakota governor during a press conference Jan. 14, 2016, at The Stage in Island Park, Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Stream the State of the State address and Democratic response
January 23, 2018 - 8:31am
January 19, 2018
Mayor Mary Giuliani Stephens swears in new Woodbury police officer Lauren Haefemeyer at the Jan. 10 City Council meeting. Woodbury Public Safety Facebook photo.
New Woodbury officer sworn in
January 19, 2018 - 7:49am
January 17, 2018
MNsure: Record enrollment for insurance through exchange went smoothly
January 17, 2018 - 8:22pm
Rep. JoAnn Ward
Ward to retire from MN House after 2018 session
January 17, 2018 - 4:24pm
January 16, 2018
Interim Chancellor Devinder Malhotra of the Minnesota State college and university system says on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, that Gov. Mark Dayton's bonding proposal would be good for his 54 campuses around the state. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton statewide construction plan, local projects could top $2.3 billion
January 16, 2018 - 4:25pm
January 11, 2018
Minnesota seeks to further diversity government workforce
January 11, 2018 - 8:58pm
How two Minnesota GOP lawmakers derailed high-speed train plans
January 11, 2018 - 8:50pm
News Briefs: Karla Bigham takes over as County Board chair; New police officer hired
January 11, 2018 - 12:36pm
January 4, 2018
Afton approves $91,000 levy increase
January 4, 2018 - 3:31pm