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Super Bill: Weighing the cost of a Super Bowl trip
Downtown St. Paul is safe, police say as gang ‘enforcer’ is arrested in skyway assault
Duluth graduate trying to cook his way to the Super Bowl
State bill would require parents talk to doctor before kids skip vaccinations
Records published Jan. 31
Super Blues Sunday: For 38 years the Vikings have failed to make it back to football's greatest stage
Shorts, slippers, S Chancellor on field Saturday
Seahawks-Patriots an intriguing chess match
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
Woods misses cut at Phoenix after carding career-worst 82
Live blog: Golden Globe Awards tonight via Wctrib.com
‘Birdman’ wins top honor from actors in march toward Oscars
'Birdman,' 'Budapest Hotel' lead Oscar nominations
Forum Communications names Ronquist publisher of Duluth News Tribune
In surprise move, Target to pull out of Canada
Janna L. Borchardt
Rebecca "Becky" Baker-Coulter
Darwin K. "Dar" Forkrud
Imogene Karen Lothert
Myrtle L. Lawler
Taste: A little home comfort
Huseby — Schwaegerl
Arends — Fettig
Tanico — Gunvalson
Brink — Kubesh
Facing a GOP-led House, Dayton still decides to play hardball with his priorities
Midwest Opinion: The nickname key: What’s best for UND?
Letter: Upper Midwest takes good care of veterans
Midwest Opinion: Affront to common sense to regulate Duluth’s seed library as dealer
Midwest Opinion: DNR finds retention alone can’t provide flood protection in Fargo-Moorhead
January 6, 2015
Speaker’s gavel a reminder
ST. PAUL — Nicholas Daudt stood at the ready, holding a large white oak gavel, awaiting his uncle’s orders. When uncle Kurt Daudt told the 7-year-old, the gavel fell, notifying Minnesota House members that an action was official. Opening day of the 2015 legislative session on...
January 6, 2015 - 9:35pm
December 23, 2014
Republicans prepare new rural agenda
ST. PAUL — Republicans who will control the Minnesota House the next two years make it abundantly clear they will focus on rural Minnesota...
December 23, 2014 - 11:09pm
December 7, 2014
Andrew Falk in the aftermath of defeat
MURDOCK — Negative campaign messages and a loud drum beat paid for largely by money from political action committees outside the district drowned out his campaign message and turned off many would-be supporters, said Representative Andrew Falk, DFL-Murdock, in the wake of his November...
December 7, 2014 - 9:18pm
November 5, 2014
Miller ousts Falk in District 17A
Republican Tim Miller of Prinsburg upset DFL incumbent Andrew Falk and won his first term to the Minnesota House of Representatives. The unofficial vote tally from Tuesday’s election showed Miller with 8,042 votes to 6,756 for Falk with 92 of 94 precincts reporting in District 17A,...
news / region
November 5, 2014 - 7:23am
April 24, 2014
Minnesota House OKs payday loan regulations
ST. PAUL — The average Minnesotan could be limited to receiving four payday loans a year. The Minnesota House approved that restriction 73-58, with most Democrats in favor and most Republicans opposed. The bill would limit interest rates on loans to some specific types of people...
news / state
April 24, 2014 - 10:58pm
May 10, 2013
Ballot results no predictor of House gay marriage vote
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A quarter of Minnesota House members wound up voting for their personal preference on legalizing gay marriage rather than following results of last November's ballot measure to ban it. Thursday's 75-59 vote in favor of a bill to permit same-sex marriage...
news / state
May 10, 2013 - 2:13pm
April 9, 2013
Minn. House offers $800 bonding bill
ST. PAUL -- The sponsor of the Minnesota House public works funding bill says it would help Minnesota continue its recovery from recession. By Don Davis Forum News Service ST. PAUL -- The sponsor of the Minnesota House public works funding bill says it would help Minnesota continue...
news / state
April 9, 2013 - 1:55pm
January 25, 2013
Lawmakers want faster payback of Minnesota school IOUs
ST. PAUL (AP) — House Democratic and Republican leaders have come to early agreement on the state budget: Both want the final product to repay IOUs to Minnesota schools faster than Gov. Mark Dayton has proposed. They differ on where to find the money. House Majority Leader Erin...
news / state
January 25, 2013 - 1:30pm