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November 16, 2017
House DFL Leader's View: Improve lives of Minnesotans; don't divide us
November 16, 2017 - 5:54pm
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt of Crown says on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, that he will take any representative who does not take sex harassment prevention training off their legislative committees. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota House members must take harassment prevention training or lose committees
November 16, 2017 - 5:00pm
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Bill would make online 'catfishing' iIllegal in Wisconsin
November 16, 2017 - 4:44pm
Minnesota legislative leaders listen to Senate Secretary Cal Ludeman on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, as they consider how to react to a governor's veto of Legislature funding. From left are Assistant Senate Majority Leader Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls, Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka of Nisswa, Senate President Michelle Fischbach of Paynesville, House Speaker Kurt Daudt of Crown, House Majority Leader Joyce Peppin of Rogers and Rep. Chaska. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Court says Minnesota Legislature has enough money to remain open
November 16, 2017 - 2:29pm
November 15, 2017
Chief Justice Lorie Skjerven Gildea asks questions during oral arguments  as the Minnesota Supreme Court meets at the State Capitol in St. Paul on Monday, Aug. 28, 2017.  Photo by Leila Navidi
Supreme Court to issue Minnesota legislative veto opinion Thursday
November 15, 2017 - 5:38pm
November 13, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton
Minnesota Dems requiring training to avoid more sexual harassment
November 13, 2017 - 7:38pm
A gray wolf moves through forested country in winter. (2012 file / National Park Service)
Bill would block Wisconsin law enforcement from prosecuting illegal wolf killings
November 13, 2017 - 4:57pm
November 11, 2017
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers hold a news conference Tuesday on the House tax plan. Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Federal tax plan needs help to better benefit Northland
November 11, 2017 - 9:00pm
November 10, 2017
Rep. Kerry Gauthier of Duluth tells a 2011 House committee that he supports longer sentences for sex offenders. On Thursday, police released a report indicating he had been investigated on an allegation he had oral sex at a rest area with a minor.
Minn. Capitol Chatter: 2012 sex scandal came at a different time than 2017 allegations
November 10, 2017 - 10:50pm
Minnesota Senate's sexual harassment policy is 27 years old. Some say it urgently needs updating.
November 10, 2017 - 8:20pm
Rep. Kerry Gauthier of Duluth tells a 2011 House committee that he supports longer sentences for sex offenders. In 2012, he was caught having oral sex with a 17-year-old boy at a rest area near Duluth.
Capitol Chatter: Today's sex scandals take different tone than 2012 event
November 10, 2017 - 7:36pm
November 9, 2017
Reader's View: Sorry, Rep. Schultz, but reinsurance is working
November 9, 2017 - 7:59pm
The Wisconsin State Capitol building in Madison, Wis. Vijay Kumar Koulampet - Own work (CC BY-SA 3.0), via Wikimedia Commons
Wisconsin lifts copper mine limits, but no project imminent
November 9, 2017 - 8:44am
November 8, 2017
Twin Metals headquarters in Ely. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Emmer bill to allow Twin Metals passes House committee
November 8, 2017 - 7:01pm
A motorist drives past a patched and crumbling section of East Skyline Parkway in March of 2016. (News Tribune file photo)
Duluth must convince Legislature to enact sales tax hike for streets
November 8, 2017 - 7:00pm