Weather Forecast


State News

April 3, 2012
Lawmaker warns of court challenge over wolf season
April 3, 2012 - 4:44pm
Sen. Katie Sieben of Cottage Grove offers an amendment to the Minnesota Senate tax bill that would have reduced what she called "loopholes" for companies with foreign operations. The amendment failed. Photo by Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
Senate uses reserve funds to cut business tax
April 3, 2012 - 8:09am
Rep. John Kriesel of Cottage Grove, left, talks to Revenue Commissioner Myron Frans Monday night as they prepare for a House committee meeting that would change how the state handles charties' gaming proceeds.
Vikings stadium finally moves ahead
April 3, 2012 - 8:02am
March 30, 2012
House defeats Kriesel-backed Sunday liquor sales measure
March 30, 2012 - 4:27pm
March 28, 2012
Senate bonding bill differs from House, governor plans
March 28, 2012 - 12:30pm
March 27, 2012
Legislative notebook: Senate OKs bill to repay school payment delays
March 27, 2012 - 10:11am
March 26, 2012
Voter photo ID measure closer to ballot; Sieben opposes, Kriesel supports
March 26, 2012 - 4:48pm
March 21, 2012
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Zellers takes notes Tuesday night as Democrats challenge a ruling he made during a debate about requiring Minnesotans to show a photo ID before voting. Photo by Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
Voter ID ballot measure spotlight moves to Senate
March 21, 2012 - 8:42am
March 15, 2012
Vikings stadium future remains in doubt
March 15, 2012 - 1:57pm
March 14, 2012
Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak and Sen. Julie Rosen appear in front of a Senate committee Wednesday, seeking support to build a Vikings stadium. The support did not come and the committee set the bill aside. Photo by Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
First Vikings stadium bill hearing abruptly ends with no vote
March 14, 2012 - 3:37pm
Legendary Minnesota Vikings Coach Bud Grant testifies to a Senate committee Thursday in favor of raising hunting and fishing license fees. Photo by Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
Proposal would increase state fishing, hunting licenses
March 14, 2012 - 9:48am
March 13, 2012
'Right-to-work' bill advances on split vote
March 13, 2012 - 12:26pm
March 8, 2012
Steve Sviggum tells the University of Minnesota Board of regents on Thursday that he would resign from the body. He was accused of being in a conflict of interest between the board and his job with the state Senate Republican caucus. Photo by Danielle Nordine/State Capitol Bureau
Sviggum resigns as university regent over conflict allegations
March 8, 2012 - 12:05pm
March 5, 2012
Minnesota state Sen. Kubly dies
March 5, 2012 - 8:22am
March 2, 2012
Vikings owner Zygi Wilf tells reporters on Thursday that the team has been patient while awaiting state help to build a stadium. A deal with Minneapolis was announced Thursday. Photo by Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
Vikings stadium plan rollout just the beginning
March 2, 2012 - 10:06am