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March 9, 2017
Minnesota Rep. Jim Nash, R-Waconia, introduced two bills that would significantly change the state's laws regarding self-defense and permits to carry guns. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Serviceplay button
Contentious Minnesota gun law would allow permitless carry
March 9, 2017 - 1:00pm
College loan aid examined as way to help Greater Minnesota
March 9, 2017 - 11:00am
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calms a turkey as he and  turkey industry leaders gather to discuss Thanksgiving in 2015. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. poultry industry on 'higher alert' for bird flu outbreak
March 9, 2017 - 10:30am
March 8, 2017
Minnesota Rep. Matt Grossell, R-Clearbrook, proposed a bill to bulk up penalties for convicted sex offenders. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Minnesota bill aims to bulk up sex offense penalties
March 8, 2017 - 8:00pm
Minnesota state Sens. Mark Johnson of  East Grand Forks, left, and Justine Eichorn of Grand Rapids discuss issues before a Tuesday, March 7, 2017, committee meeting in which the use of plastic bags was a main topic. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers look to dump city plastic bag bans
March 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
Letter: Rep. Jason Lewis' missed opportunities
March 8, 2017 - 8:00am
March 7, 2017
488 pounds of meth seized in Minn. last year
March 7, 2017 - 7:00pm
Assistant Commissioner Kevin McHenry of the Minnesota Education Department testifies to legislators Monday, March 6, 2017, that the agency will work more on helping educators understand how to use standardized test scores. Don Davis / Forum News Serviceplay button
Audit: Educators do not understand how to use test results
March 7, 2017 - 5:00pm
Minnesota Rep. Sarah Anderson of Plymouth and House Speaker Kurt Daudt of Crown talk on Monday, March 6, about Anderson's bill to restructure the governing board of U.S. Bank Stadium. Don Davis / Forum News Service
House OKs stadium authority changes
March 7, 2017 - 2:00pm
Minnesota Senate rejects Real ID bill
March 7, 2017 - 10:22am
March 5, 2017
Minnesota state Rep. Julie Sandstede of Hibbing wonders on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017, if a bill providing tax breaks to teachers who get advanced degrees in the fields they teach would help speciality teachers.  Don Davis / Forum News Service
Rapid session greets Minnesota legislative freshmen
March 5, 2017 - 12:00pm
March 4, 2017
Minnesota Rep. Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, led the House Subcommittee on Child Care Access and Affordability, to find solutions to the state's child care provider shortage. The subcommittee met for the final time Monday, Feb. 27, 2017. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Child care providers blame over-regulation for Minnesota shortage
March 4, 2017 - 10:00am
March 3, 2017
Niswi Linn brushes his teeth with a big smile on his face at Mahube-Otwa. Head Start students brush their teeth while stomping along to the beat of silly songs. Meagan Pittelko / Forum News Service
Poor Minnesotans and dentists struggle to smile
March 3, 2017 - 3:00pm
Mark Dayton
Dayton surgery to remove cancer goes 'as planned'
March 3, 2017 - 10:00am
Bring on the champagne, Sunday liquor sales passes in Minnesota
March 3, 2017 - 8:56am