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February 17, 2017
Former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue arrives for a meeting with then-president-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower in New York, Nov. 30, 2016.   Mike Segar / Reuters
MN Politics: Federal lawmakers lobby Trump on agriculture
February 17, 2017 - 2:41pm
Minnesota legislative pay council members James Joy (left) and David Metzen look over paperwork at a recent meeting while Chairman Tom Stinson speaks to Legislative Coordinating Commission staff member Greg Hubinger.  Briana Bierschbach / MinnPost.com
Several factors turn setting salaries for Minn. lawmakers into complex, difficult decision
February 17, 2017 - 1:40pm
February 16, 2017
Activists take to the Minnesota State Capitol Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 to voice their opposition of a bill that would charge protesters for public safety costs. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Serviceplay button
Protesters seek freedom to protest
February 16, 2017 - 7:41pm
The dam that's part of the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion would be built in this part of southwest Clay County, Minn., running just south of 120th Avenue South. Tu-Uyen Tran / Forum News Service
How risky will the Red River diversion dam be? Depends who you ask
February 16, 2017 - 7:34pm
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