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April 28, 2016
Three Minnesota House committee chairmen brief reporters Wednesday on spending legislation. From left are Reps. Rod Hamilton of Mountain Lake, Pat Garofalo of Farmington and Denny McNamara of Hastings. (DON DAVIS | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
GOP pushes 'smarter government' spending plan
April 28, 2016 - 5:30am
April 25, 2016
Minnesota budget bills to collide
April 25, 2016 - 11:56pm
April 13, 2016
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk of Cook announces Wednesday that Senate Democrats propose budget changes that closely mirror those sought by Gov. Mark Dayton. (DON DAVIS | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Minnesota lawmakers get down to budget specifics
April 13, 2016 - 9:42pm
April 9, 2016
Willmar School Board to meet in regular session Monday
April 9, 2016 - 12:02am
April 7, 2016
Chairman Jim Knoblach of the Minnesota House Ways and Means Committee announces Thursday that House Republicans do not plan to add to a budget lawmakers passed last year. (DON DAVIS | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Minnesota Republicans seek hold-the-line spending
April 7, 2016 - 9:18pm
March 15, 2016
Minnesota House Majority Leader Joyce Peppin of Rogers reacts Tuesday to Gov. Mark Dayton’s proposal to up spending $700 million. Behind her is House Speaker Kurt Daudt of Crown. (DON DAVIS | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Dayton lays out budget change proposals
March 15, 2016 - 8:26pm
February 27, 2016
Lt. Gov. Tina Smith, left, talks Friday with Willmar Mayor Marv Calvin following a meeting in Willmar to discuss transportation needs and funding. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)
Question of how to pay for repairs to aging roads won’t go away
February 27, 2016 - 12:23am
February 26, 2016
Minnesota's budget surplus slips, offering cautionary tale
February 26, 2016 - 10:09am
February 8, 2016
Willmar School Board approves $1.7 million in cuts
February 8, 2016 - 11:54pm
January 30, 2016
Financial stress is leading one of Minnesota's most popular colleges to cut major programs. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Concordia to discontinue nine major programs; considering cuts to staff too
January 30, 2016 - 5:53pm
January 27, 2016
MnSCU feels financial pressure as enrollment drops
January 27, 2016 - 11:41pm
January 25, 2016
Lawmakers consider putting transportation funding before voters
January 25, 2016 - 11:46pm
January 23, 2016
Willmar School Board to discuss budget cuts at Monday workshop
January 23, 2016 - 12:23am
January 13, 2016
Plan to cut $1.7M from Willmar's school budget set in motion
January 13, 2016 - 11:50pm
January 7, 2016
Willmar Public Schools seeks input on budget cuts
January 7, 2016 - 11:05pm