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May 20, 2019
file / Forum News Service
Duluth delegation makes final push for sales tax, medical district funding
May 20, 2019 - 8:14pm
Our View: Compromise? We'll take it!
May 20, 2019 - 3:47pm
Legislative leaders and Gov. Tim Walz on Sunday, May 19, 2019, announced a two-year budget plan with a day left in the regular legislative session. John Autey / John Autey Photography
Minnesota's ‘last’ legislative day ugly but not really the last
May 20, 2019 - 12:18pm
May 19, 2019
Our View: Minnesota can tap TV, film riches
May 19, 2019 - 8:00pm
May 18, 2019
Hundreds of Minnesota teachers on Saturday, May 18, 2019, filled the Capitol rotunda to support efforts to boost state funding to public schools. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Throwing in the towel or planning for the worst? Lawmakers prep for end-of-session fiasco
May 18, 2019 - 4:47pm
May 17, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz spoke with reporters between a round of budget negotiation talks on Monday, May 13. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
MN Capitol Notebook: No word on budget deal as end date approaches
May 17, 2019 - 5:18pm
May 16, 2019
Local View: Roads, bridges will only deteriorate more without action in St. Paul
May 16, 2019 - 1:44pm
May 14, 2019
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, R-Nisswa, spoke with reporters on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, following a budget negotiation talk in the governor's office. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota budget talks pick up as clock ticks down to strike a deal
May 14, 2019 - 5:13pm
May 13, 2019
Our View: Relaunch chase for rural broadband
May 13, 2019 - 5:38pm
Local View: Votes denying human-caused climate change alarming
May 13, 2019 - 5:37pm
May 11, 2019
The Road Zipper, a bus-sized machine, moves 1500-pound concrete blocks to expand the eastbound lanes of I-94 traffic from two lanes to three, in order to accommodate rush hour traffic flowing east out of downtown St. Paul June 20, 2017. Democrats want to raise taxes and fees to pay for road and bridge projects. Republicans want to use existing funds. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Lawmakers’ budget differences are about more than just numbers
May 11, 2019 - 6:13pm
May 10, 2019
Reader's View: Lawmakers, Walz can choose life
May 10, 2019 - 4:31pm
Tim Flaherty speaks at a meeting years ago. In 2019, he is retiring as Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities lobbyist. Courtesy of the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities
Observations by a veteran greater Minnesota lobbyist
May 10, 2019 - 7:00am
Tim Flaherty speaks at a meeting years ago. In 2019, he is retiring as Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities lobbyist. Courtesy of the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities
Retiring lobbyist kept greater Minnesota out of ‘hurt bag’
May 10, 2019 - 6:30am
May 9, 2019
A motorist swings out across the center line to avoid a large pothole on Raleigh Street in West Duluth. (2019 file / News Tribune)
New hope for Duluth streets; Legislature moves closer to approving dedicated local sales tax
May 9, 2019 - 7:36pm