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May 21, 2018
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton tells reporters late Sunday, May 20, 2018, that he has no intention of signing many of the Republican-controlled Legislature's major bills. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Bonding could be Legislature's last man standing
22 hours 59 sec ago
Pictured from left are: Shannon Welle, Employee Relations benefits administrator; Commissioner Mary Liz Holberg; Shaleen Roth, Employee Relations manager; Commissioners Chris Gerlach, Liz Workman, Joe Atkins, Kathleen A. Gaylord and Tom Egan; Andy Benish, Employee Relations director; Commissioner Mike Slavik; and County Manager Matt Smith. Photo courtesy of Dakota County
Dakota County recognized as healthy workplace
May 21, 2018 - 7:49am
May 18, 2018
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says that lawmakers should hurry and pass a school safety bill after a Friday, May 18, 2018 deadly Texas school shooting. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota leaders promise school safety funds
May 18, 2018 - 7:45pm
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka of Nisswa, front, listens to a reporter's question Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Looking on is Tax Chairman Roger Chamberlain of Lino Lakes. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: End-of-session questions go unanswered
May 18, 2018 - 1:25pm
FHS vandalism bill could be thousands
May 18, 2018 - 5:00am
May 17, 2018
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton vetoes a tax bill on Thursday, May 17, 2018, as he said he would if legislators did not approve $138 million in school aid. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton vetoes tax bill over school funding, as promised
May 17, 2018 - 12:39pm
Investigation ongoing into 60 cats' deaths near Farmington
May 17, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 15, 2018
Tony Bol, center, chats with other members of the leadership team and meeting attendees at the Hudson Inclusion Alliance's latest meeting on Tuesday, May 8. Jackie Renzetti / RiverTown Multimedia
A growing divide: As Hudson discusses inclusion, 'Citizens' flagged as hate group
May 15, 2018 - 2:44pm
May 14, 2018
Police say a hooded suspect burglarized the Subway on Elm Street in Farmington on May 9, 2018. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Downtown Farmington Subway burglary took less than a minute
May 14, 2018 - 2:34pm
May 11, 2018
Charges pending after rural Farmington search turns up dozens of dead cats
May 11, 2018 - 3:30pm
Minnesota state Rep. Paul Marquart of Dillworth goes through paperwork on Friday, May 11, 2018, while serving as a legislative tax negotiator. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Lawmakers face no must-do issues
May 11, 2018 - 2:16pm
Property tax deadline fast approaching
May 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
The Farmington City Council is considering a new community logo. This basic design was adopted in 1997 and updated in 2007.
Logo is a no-go so far
May 11, 2018 - 5:00am
May 10, 2018
Sapphire Lake temporarily put in park
May 10, 2018 - 8:00pm
Three Democratic Minnesota state senators sit in the back of the state House chamber Thursday, May 10, 2018, during a vote for a University of Minnesota regent. From left are Kent Eken of Twin Valley, Jeff Hayden of Minneapolis and Erik Simonson of Duluth. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota Senate passes $20 million opioid bill
May 10, 2018 - 6:35pm