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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
12 hours 27 min ago
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 21, 2017
The Brainerd High School yearbook page that has generated so much controvesy. (Forum News Service)
Student in BHS yearbook: 'It is not what I said'
May 21, 2017 - 7:25pm
May 19, 2017
Rep. Dennis Smith, R-Maple Grove
UPDATE: During gunpoint robbery, Minn. lawmaker says he remained calm
May 19, 2017 - 9:52pm
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt explains a new Republican budget plan Friday, May 19, 2017. With him is Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota GOP plans to send new round of budget bills to governor
May 19, 2017 - 8:30pm
May 18, 2017
June 2016 mock-up of what a Real ID Minnesota driver's license could look like. The actual Real ID license will be developed now that the 2017 Legislature passed a Real ID compliance plan. Photo courtesy of Minnesota Department of Public Safety.
Dayton signs Real ID bill
May 18, 2017 - 12:26pm
May 16, 2017
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt, left, and Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka brief reporters Tuesday, May 16, 2017, on the status of state budget negotiations. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota budget still undone, but leaders report progress as deadline nears
May 16, 2017 - 7:03pm
May 15, 2017
President Donald Trump arrives at Joint Base Andrews outside Washington, U.S., after a day trip to Lynchburg, Virginia, May 13, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
Immigration crackdown not aimed at farm workers, Trump says
May 15, 2017 - 7:34am
May 10, 2017
Sen. Carla Nelson of Rochester walks through the Minnesota Senate building May 20, 2016. The building was quiet as legislative leaders met behind closed doors to work out details to end the session. The state Capitol buliding is in the background. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. legislature slows budget work as senator heads to ill father
May 10, 2017 - 5:42pm
May 9, 2017
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan talks to people attending a pension rally Tuesday, May 9, 2017, in the Minnesota Capitol. He is thinking about running for governor. Don Davis / Forum News Service
2 congressmen for governor? 'Room for everyone'
May 9, 2017 - 7:21pm
May 8, 2017
The Minnesota Capitol building remains under renovation as the May 23, 2016 legislative session adjournement date nears. In the back of the building are portable toilets for lawmakers since the building has no running water. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota's state building repair fund is going broke
May 8, 2017 - 8:07pm
Justice David Stras, a candidate for re-election to the Minnesota Supreme Court. Submitted photo
Trump picks Minnesota justice for federal court covering Plains states
May 8, 2017 - 2:00pm
Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., speaks at the Polk County Democrats Spring Dinner in Des Moines, Iowa, on May 7. Rachel Mummey for The Washington Post.
Dems--including Amy Klobuchar--start making 2020 moves, and the base starts making demands
May 8, 2017 - 6:54am
May 4, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump gives a thumbs up during a National Day of Prayer event at the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington D.C., U.S., May 4, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
U.S. Senate passes bill to fund government through September
May 4, 2017 - 1:58pm
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan smiles as he departs a meeting at the U.S. Capitol before a vote to repeal Obamacare in Washington, D.C., U.S., May 4, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
House passes healthcare bill in big victory for Trump, bill faces uphill climb in Senate
May 4, 2017 - 1:22pm
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