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Gun debate begins as Legislature begins 2018 work
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Readings & Writers for Feb. 18, 2018
Lost wedding dress found 32 years later
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Commentary: Why Facebook is afraid of Mueller
Reader's View: Don't make Minnesotans pay for mine cleanup
Commentary: Trump is ignoring the worst attack on America since 9/11
Our View: End Great Lakes restoration rollercoaster
Reader's View: Media must tell truth about Trump's mistruths
Ask a Conservation Officer: Cross-country ski pass rules
Gun sales, hunter and angler numbers could affect DNR revenues
Houston's fishing report: Look for pike, panfish in the weeds
Outdoors Notes for Feb. 18, 2018
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RecSports for Feb. 11
A Chicago man asked for 10 volunteers to help his elderly neighbors in a snowstorm. He couldn't believe the response.
February 17, 2018
Battles may loom about Fischbach, funding
ST. PAUL — It was all happy happy, joy joy last week when legislative leaders from both parties and Gov. Mark Dayton posed for selfies and met the media for a pre-session briefing. They can profess chumminess all they want, but the reality is there are serious disagreements...
February 17, 2018 - 10:15am
February 16, 2018
Minnesota lawmakers must pass own budget, but not much work mandatory
ST. PAUL — The 2018 Minnesota Legislature opens at noon Tuesday, Feb. 20, and there are plenty of questions about what topics might be debated....
February 16, 2018 - 10:44am
February 13, 2018
Dayton, legislative leaders: We get along just fine, thanks
ST. PAUL — It wasn't exactly a kumbaya moment, but Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton wrapping his arm around Republican House Speaker Kurt Daudt...
February 13, 2018 - 6:46pm
Path is clear to Lt. Gov. Fischbach's Senate seating, but lawmakers say a challenge could be coming
ST. PAUL — With a week to go before the start of the 2018 legislative session, lawmakers said Tuesday, Feb. 13, they do not foresee any...
February 13, 2018 - 6:24pm
February 9, 2018
Gov. Dayton, legislative leaders to answer questions together
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's governor and legislative leaders often communicate with each other by letter or by talking to the media. But a week...
February 9, 2018 - 11:50am
January 3, 2018
'Acting lieutenant governor' quiet first day on job
ST. PAUL — Minnesota state Senate President Michelle Fischbach calls herself "acting lieutenant governor," but has not talked publicly...
January 3, 2018 - 6:29pm
December 30, 2017
Commentary: 2018 to be politically busy, busy, busy in Minnesota
ST. PAUL—The year now ending was unpredictably busy in Minnesota politics, but 2018 will be predictably busy. It could set a busy record....
December 30, 2017 - 7:32am
September 16, 2017
Reader's view: 'Slave on, Minnesota taxpayers'
What happens when a green, metro Republican governor and the DFL Senate majority leader from Lake Vermillion get together for a cup of coffee? A new state park: Vermillion Ridge Campground ("Minnesota's newest state park opens Tuesday," Sept. 10).
September 16, 2017 - 4:47pm
May 26, 2017
UPDATE: Dayton to decide whether to OK spending plan by Tuesday
ST. PAUL -- The $46 billion question remains unanswered. Minnesota legislators finished passing a two-year state budget of that size early Friday,...
May 26, 2017 - 4:54pm
May 19, 2017
Minnesota GOP plans to send new round of budget bills to governor
ST. PAUL—Minnesota legislative leaders and the governor resumed budget talks Friday, May 19, but leaders were tight-lipped about their...
May 19, 2017 - 8:30pm
May 9, 2017
MN Legislature moves on budget, without governor deal
ST. PAUL—Republicans who control the Minnesota Legislature are moving their budget plan over Democratic claims that their actions are illegal....
May 9, 2017 - 8:54pm
April 21, 2017
Our View: No time to sit out, play politics
Whether you're a supporter of Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, you can agree: The guy is a bit of a bulldog, not shy about boldly stating where he...
April 21, 2017 - 12:12am
April 15, 2017
Reader's view: Benefit of Working Family Tax Credit quite clear
Community Action Duluth provides a one-stop shop to ensure Duluth-area residents working at lower incomes are able to reach their transportation, health, employment and financial goals in order to move out of poverty. As part of our work, we make sure low-wage workers get their taxes...
April 15, 2017 - 10:00pm
April 8, 2017
Deep into session, Minn. legislators look for starting line
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Legislature passed all of its spending legislation in the last couple of weeks, the earliest in memory, but lawmakers...
April 8, 2017 - 2:45pm
March 30, 2017
Our view: Lobbying blitz ends with call for continued advocacy
ST. PAUL — After visiting Duluth and St. Louis County at least a dozen times in the last year, Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith was able to...
March 30, 2017 - 2:14pm