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March 4, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz, second from right, shares a laugh with Steve Erickson, right, and state Sen. John Jasinski, R-Faribault, outside Hanscom Motor Vehicle Office in Faribault on Thursday, Feb. 14. Getting a new plate for his truck has taken about a year and a half, Erickson said. The delays have been due to new state software that's been fraught with bugs. Jacob Swanson / Faribault Daily News
Lawmakers greenlight emergency funding to keep MNLARS fixes moving
March 4, 2019 - 5:10pm
February 27, 2019
Minnesota Capitol. Forum News Service
MNIT yields mixed results 8 years after lawmakers called for consolidation, report shows
February 27, 2019 - 4:03pm
December 18, 2018
Rep. Paul Torkelson asked questions of Minnesota commissioners Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018, during a hearing about problems with the Minnesota Licensing and Registration System. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
'It’s just crazy': MNLARS delays, difficulties persist
December 18, 2018 - 8:00pm
June 27, 2018
Minnesota legislators talk before a meeting about the state vehicle registration and title system. From left are Rep. Paul Torkelson of Hanska, Sen. Scott Newman of Hutchinson and Rep. Dave Baker of Willmar. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MNLARS better, but no money to finish fixing it
June 27, 2018 - 4:26pm
March 20, 2018
Minnesota state Reps. Debra Kiel of Crookston and Paul Torkelson of Hanska talk on the House floor Monday, March 19, 2018, before Tokelson's bill to fix MNLARS was debated. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. motor vehicle licensing fix plans headed to final negotiations
March 20, 2018 - 12:09am
March 15, 2018
MNLARS talks to go over weekend
March 15, 2018 - 12:28pm
March 6, 2018
DMV mess: Minnesota's new IT boss 'hamstrung' by lawmakers
March 6, 2018 - 7:41pm
March 2, 2018
Minnesota House Transportation Chairman Paul Torkelson of Hanska talks to Commissioner Johanna Clyborne of Minnesota Information Technology Services after a Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018, meeting about long delays in issuing motor vehicle titles, registrations and license plates. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: MNLARS issues foreshadow future projects
March 2, 2018 - 1:12pm
February 26, 2018
Dana Bailey
Viewpoint: State has roadmap to fix licensing computer system
February 26, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 24, 2018
Johanna Clyborne answers media questions just after Gov. Mark Dayton announced on Wednesday, Jan. 24, that she would become the state's information technology commissioner. Don Davis / Forum News Service
General to take command of troubled Minnesota IT agency, focus on fixing MNLARS
January 24, 2018 - 6:04pm
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton listens to a reporter ask him about the Super Bowl during a Wednesday, Jan. 24, news conference. He said he will attend, but had hoped the Vikings would play. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton's take on attending the Super Bowl
January 24, 2018 - 5:47pm
November 1, 2017
Leia Bettis, Julie Vietmeier and Keith Franke hold about half of East Side Auto's boxes filled with titles waiting to be registered. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Car dealers, owners see vehicle title registrations pile up
November 1, 2017 - 8:30am