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March 13, 2019
Tony Jurgens
Rep. Jurgens sponsors disaster relief bill following statewide flooding prediction
March 13, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 6, 2019
Supporters and opponents of a pair of gun control bills demonstrated in St. Paul Wednesday, March 6, 2019, ahead of a House hearing. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
'Red flag' bill moves forward at Minnesota Capitol
March 6, 2019 - 3:31pm
March 1, 2019
John Strohfus, a Hastings farmer who planted his first crop of industrial hemp in 2016, encouraged legislators to consider lifting limitations on some products. File photo
State's hemp farmers stand to benefit from legislation
March 1, 2019 - 8:00am
February 26, 2019
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, presented a $1.3 billion proposal to fund projects throughout the state in an affordable housing unit for veterans at Fort Snelling. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
'Not doing these things is going to have consequences': Walz unveils $1.3B bonding bill
February 26, 2019 - 3:12pm
Cottage Grove firefighter Pete Fischer holds a new hood, one of 57 donated by the Cottage Grove Public Safety Board. The hoods protect the skin from exposure to hazardous particulates that are generated from the combustion process in a structure fire. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
New hoods could save Cottage Grove firefighters' lives
February 26, 2019 - 5:00am
February 21, 2019
Colton Kalka was among the winners of the Cottage Grove Photo Contest. His photo, "Reflecting on My Game," was the winner in the 15 and under category. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Cottage Grove city council meeting: fire trucks, photo contest winners and more
February 21, 2019 - 10:40am
February 19, 2019
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, presented his first budget proposal, which included a gas tax hike and more funding for schools. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Here's a quick look at what's in Gov. Tim Walz's first budget request
February 19, 2019 - 5:41pm
Cottage Growth: Mayor touts new homes, businesses in annual address
February 19, 2019 - 11:29am
February 18, 2019
County joins national initiative to reduce jail bookings, connect mentally ill inmates to help
February 18, 2019 - 4:52pm
February 17, 2019
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota holds her hands above her head Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, as she tells two young fans in Albia, Iowa, about her snowy presidential campaign announcement a week earlier in Minneapolis. She made three Iowa stops during the weekend. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'Senator next door' Klobuchar makes stop in Iowa
February 17, 2019 - 7:33pm
States exploring tax reciprocity plan
February 17, 2019 - 2:00pm
February 13, 2019
Sen. Smith, Senate Dems demand information on rising insulin costs
February 13, 2019 - 10:19pm
February 12, 2019
Pat McKone of the American Lung Association, left, holds up a device used to vape Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, as she describes the increasing rates of nicotine addiction among Minnesota teens. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers advance bill boosting age to buy tobacco to 21
February 12, 2019 - 5:30pm
February 11, 2019
Rep. Mary Kunesh-Podein, DFL-New Brighton, left, along with Sen. Patricia Torres Ray, DFL-Minneapolis, right, introduce legislation aimed at boosting the number of teachers of color and American Indian teachers in Minnesota. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Minnesota lawmakers aim to boost teacher diversity, shrink achievement gap
February 11, 2019 - 4:56pm
February 10, 2019
Crowds turned out to support U..S Sen. Amy Klobuchar as she kicked off her campaign for President of the United States, Sunday, Feb. 10, in Boom Island Park, Minneapolis. Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press
Here's what people are saying about Amy Klobuchar's presidential bid
February 10, 2019 - 4:26pm
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