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February 16, 2017
ND legislative committee passes medical marijuana bill with changes
February 16, 2017 - 7:30pm
Gov. Doug Burgum
ND governor kicked off Senate floor for wearing jeans
February 16, 2017 - 3:36pm
Lower farmland property taxes goal of bill
February 16, 2017 - 3:18pm
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)
Calls made to change property tax that doesn't stay local
February 16, 2017 - 1:52pm
Minnesota Rep. Rod Hamilton of Mountain Lake looks through paperwork Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016, during a Legislative Water Commission meeting. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'For Rent' signs needed to bring jobs to Greater Minnesota?
February 16, 2017 - 1:21pm
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a listening session with the Retail Industry Leaders Association and member company CEOs in the Rosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., February 15, 2017.      REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Lawmakers from both parties push for answers on Trump team's Russia ties
February 16, 2017 - 9:26am
February 15, 2017
An aerial view of the protest camp on U.S. Army Corps of Engineers land at the confluence of the Missouri River and Cannonball River in southern Morton County North Dakota on February 13, 2017. The area is in a flood plain and must be clear of buildings and people who have been illegally camping to protest the nearby Dakota Access Pipeline. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Burgum says removing protesters from camps with police 'an option'
February 15, 2017 - 8:37pm
State Auditor Rebecca Otto
3 Minnesota counties foot bill to fight state auditor lawsuit
February 15, 2017 - 7:10pm
Former North Dakota Gov. Ed Schafer testifies in favor of a bill to shield government job applicants' records from public view until finalists are designated Friday, Jan. 27 2017. (Photo by John Hageman)
Despite transparency concerns, ND Senate passes job applicant bill
February 15, 2017 - 5:18pm
Bloomington, Minn., Police Chief Jeff Potts tells a Minnesota House commitee Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, that he supports legislation to mandate and help pay for training that would allow people to change careers to become officers. Don Davis /  Forum News Service
Legislators considers requiring, funding Minnesota police diversity training
February 15, 2017 - 5:01pm
Trump assails U.S. intelligence agencies amid questions over Russia
February 15, 2017 - 4:12pm
Students at the University of North Dakota bundle up for a chilly walk across campus recently. Eric Hylden/Forum News Service
Lawmakers eyeing 3 percent tuition caps at North Dakota universities
February 15, 2017 - 4:09pm
Doug Burgum listens as Ed Schafer is honored at his farewell reception at the Gorecki Alumni Center at UND Wednesday, June 15. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Port: Gov. Burgum runs afoul of state Senate's prohibition on wearing jeans
February 15, 2017 - 3:37pm
North Dakota Senate passes initiated measure study commission
February 15, 2017 - 2:49pm
This mid-2016 photo shows U.S.  Bank Stadium in downtown Minneapolis, which has become site of a disagreement about whether state officials who run the facility should be allowed to take family and friends to events. Don Davis /  Forum News Service
Lawmakers look at 'drastic' proposed changes to Minnesota stadium authority
February 15, 2017 - 1:43pm
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