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July 22, 2017
Wisconsin lawmakers introduce bills loosening property regulations
July 22, 2017 - 12:15pm
July 21, 2017
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt says on Wednesday, July 19, 2017, that a judge made the right decision when he declared that Gov. Mark Dayton's veto of legislative funding was unconstitutional. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Speaker changes, allows lawmakers to get pay raise
July 21, 2017 - 8:29pm
July 15, 2017
Wisconsin emerges as a top site for mega-plant
July 15, 2017 - 1:53pm
Balloons let people know that the Sunset Bottle Shoppe in Rice Lake was open for business on July 2. That was the first day of Sunday liquor sales in the state of Minnesota. In Duluth, Sunday sales start this weekend. (Clint Austin /
Sunday sales spread to Duluth this weekend
July 15, 2017 - 2:34am
July 14, 2017
Bagley Liquor Store worker Peter Walchuk checks bottles in the northern Minnesota store Friday, July 14, in preparation for the third Sunday liquor stores in the state may be open. Bagley Liquor Store photo.
Sunday liquor sales in Minnesota look like Colorado: big opening, then 'mellow out'
July 14, 2017 - 3:15pm
A PolyMet Mining official explains in December 2013 how the company will use rod mills, one of which is at right, to crush metal-bearing rock from 1/2-sized pieces to small pieces of gravel as part of the process of extracting copper, nickel and other metals from the planned mine. The mills are part of the old LTV processing plant now owned by PolyMet. (News Tribune file photo)
Nolan pushes bill to mandate PolyMet land exchange
July 14, 2017 - 11:49am
July 13, 2017
Marijuana plants are seen in an indoor cultivation in Uruguay. (Andres Stapff / Reuters)
Lawmaker proposes legalizing marijuana in Wisconsin
July 13, 2017 - 8:23pm
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan
Nolan steel, iron ore amendment in defense bill
July 13, 2017 - 2:40pm
July 9, 2017
Minnesota's $310M insurance relief plan on track to cost half as much
July 9, 2017 - 10:55pm
July 4, 2017
Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker speaks at the 42nd annual meeting of the American Legislative Exchange Council in San Diego, Calif. on July 23, 2015. (Reuters / Mike Blake)
Walker says he'd consider less borrowing to ease Wisconsin budget stalemate
July 4, 2017 - 3:09pm
July 3, 2017
Duluth Mayor Emily Larson, Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Canal Park Brewing's lead brewer Ryan Woodfill gaze at the first thing that catches the eye in the brewery's production area — a statue of Yoda. Klobuchar toured the brewery Monday while promoting a tax cut for craft brewers. (Brooks Johnson /
Klobuchar promotes microbrewery tax cut during Duluth visit
July 3, 2017 - 5:34pm
Rep. Rick Nolan has introduced legislation to move forward a land swap between the U.S. Forest Service and PolyMet Mining Inc. (file / News Tribune)
Nolan presses PolyMet land exchange in legislation
July 3, 2017 - 3:12pm
June 30, 2017
Minnesota state Rep. Greg Davids of Preston says earlier in 2017 that while he would like to stop taxing Social Security benefits of retirees, he has to accept a cut in the taxes instead. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Seniors say even small Social Security tax savings worthwhile
June 30, 2017 - 1:04pm
Truck fees a 'potential piece' of Wisconsin transportation budget deal
June 30, 2017 - 6:15am
June 29, 2017
Here's a look at new Minnesota laws taking effect July 1
June 29, 2017 - 4:37pm