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February 13, 2019
Governor Tim Walz. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Lakes area politicos blast Walz decision to appeal Enbridge Line 3
February 13, 2019 - 5:00am
February 11, 2019
Area legislators urge Walz to support Line 3, drop legal challenges
February 11, 2019 - 5:00am
February 8, 2019
How to contact your local legislators
February 8, 2019 - 7:30am
January 31, 2019
Paul Gazelka
Majority leader says legal weed likely to be voted down in state Senate
January 31, 2019 - 9:00am
December 1, 2018
Governor-Elect Tim Walz has come out in support of legal recreational cannabis in the state of Minnesota. With medical marijuana legal in 33 states and recreational pot legal in 10, it may seem only a matter of time, but the issue could lead to a power struggle in Minnesota's split Legislature. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Will Minnesota become the next state to legalize weed?
December 1, 2018 - 9:00am
November 25, 2018
Newly re-elected to a second term as Minnesota Senate majority leader, Paul Gazelka, R-Nisswa, will have to navigate a host of negotiations to govern a state with the only split Legislature in the nation. Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Gazelka eyes forging partnerships, negotiations in split state Legislature
November 25, 2018 - 5:00am
November 15, 2018
Paul Gazelka
Senate Republicans re-elect Gazelka as majority leader
November 15, 2018 - 6:00am
May 14, 2018
Next to a hand-written note thanking him for seeking more education funding, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton tells reporters Monday, May 14, 2018, that he will not sign a tax bill if he does not get "emergency" funding for education. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Bonding passes in Minn. House as session winds down
May 14, 2018 - 4:55pm
May 12, 2018
Governor Mark Dayton reeled in three fish on Green Lake in Spicer Saturday morning for the 2018 Governor’s Fishing Opener. Courtesy of the Office of Governor Mark Dayton
Governor lands bass but not a walleye: Guide may have brought back the day's biggest prize
May 12, 2018 - 4:25pm
May 7, 2018
Day care operator Julie Seydel says on Monday, May 7, 2018, that legislation being considered by the Minnesota Senate would help keep day care providers in business. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Senators vote to ease Minnesota child care rules
May 7, 2018 - 4:42pm
April 30, 2018
Minnesota House Tax Chairman Greg Davids of Preston argues in favor of his tax plan Monday, April 30, 2018. His plan passed, but must be merged with Senate and administration tax proposals. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. House passes its tax plan, Senate next
April 30, 2018 - 6:02pm
April 25, 2018
Letter to the editor: Support step therapy legislation
April 25, 2018 - 7:30am
April 10, 2018
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and Lt. Gov. Michele Fischbach, also the state Senate president, mug for the cameras Tuesday, March 13, 2018. They were in an elder care news conference together, one of the few times they have seen each other since Fischbach rose to the job a couple of months ago. She insisted upon remaining a senator, although Democrats say she cannot hold both positions. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Fishbach again sued for being senator, lieutenant governor
April 10, 2018 - 6:35pm
April 8, 2018
Gazelka authors bill to name memorial highway after fallen State Trooper Ray Krueger
April 8, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 31, 2018
From left are Rep. John Poston, R-Lake Shore; Sen. Paul Gazelka, R-Fairview Township; Rep. Josh Heintzeman, R-Nisswa; Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin; and Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, at a legislative forum Friday, March 23, at Madden's Resort. Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
Legislators highlight tax bill, safe schools - Chamber hosts annual legislative forum
March 31, 2018 - 7:00am
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