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May 26, 2017
A rendering of UMD's proposed new Chemistry and Advanced Materials Science Building.
Northland projects included in final version of bonding bill
May 26, 2017 - 6:41pm
Minnesota state Sen. Bill Weber, facing camera, visits Rep. Joe Schomacker early Friday, May 26, 2017, in the waning hours of a special legislative session. Both are from Luverne. Don Davis / Forum News Service
UPDATE: Dayton to decide whether to OK spending plan by Tuesday
May 26, 2017 - 4:54pm
Steve Lindstrom/For the News Tribune
Our View / 2017 Legislature: Not much to brag about
May 26, 2017 - 12:05am
May 25, 2017
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt lets Rep. Bob Dettmer of Forest Lake know his feelings about a bill during a special legislative session Thurday, May 25, 2017. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Biking trail dispute derails Minnesota Legislature's final budget work
May 25, 2017 - 9:12pm
Reader's View: Legislature not giving DNR a 'fee' ride
May 25, 2017 - 12:35am
May 24, 2017
Hundreds gathered in the Minnesota Capitol Wednesday, May 24, 2017, to urge Gov. Mark Dayton to veto bills funding the $46 billion state budget. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers plan to wrap up special session Thursday as hundreds protest
May 24, 2017 - 9:10pm
Minnesota House members visit senators on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. In front, Rep. Jason Metsa of Virginia leans over to talk to Sen. David Tomassoni while Rep. Dean Urdahl of Grove City chats with Sen. David Senjem of Rochester. Don Davis / Forum News Service
$1 billion, bipartisan Minnesota bonding bill for mostly construction projects ready to go
May 24, 2017 - 6:34pm
The Minnesota Capitol is lit up at sunrise Wednesday, May 24, 2017, as legislators inside debate tax and education bills. It was the first day of a special session to finish passing a $46 billion state budget. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Another day, another missed Minnesota legislative deadline
May 24, 2017 - 9:00am
May 23, 2017
The long hours take their toll on Senators as they listen to Ron Latz, (DFL), St. Louis Park speak on the final day of the regular session at the State Capitol in St. Paul,  Monday, May 22, 2017.  Scott Takushi \ Pioneer Press
Bipartisan work gives greater Minnesota legislative success
May 23, 2017 - 5:09pm
The sun peaks from between clouds Jan. 1, 2017, to illumine the Minnesota Capitol, which will host the new legislative session beginning Tuesday, Jan. 3. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Duluth's bonding bill odds improve
May 23, 2017 - 2:33pm
May 20, 2017
Hope remains for teacher licensing overhaul
May 20, 2017 - 11:00pm
Work quietly proceeds on Minnesota state budget
May 20, 2017 - 11:00pm
Reader's View: Clear who Minnesota Republicans prioritize
May 20, 2017 - 10:17am
Reader's View: Don't lower standards for licensing teachers
May 20, 2017 - 10:16am
May 19, 2017
Rep. Dennis Smith, R-Maple Grove
UPDATE: During gunpoint robbery, Minn. lawmaker says he remained calm
May 19, 2017 - 9:52pm
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