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January 30, 2014
Franken says the Senate to vote soon on new farm bill
January 30, 2014 - 11:20pm
January 29, 2014
Agriculture committees say the farm bill will save about $23 billion over the next decade, compared with current funding — less than many conservative Republicans had hoped for. The Congressional Budget Office, using a different measurement, has estimated savings of $16.6 billion over that 10-year period. Tribune photo
House easily passes long-overdue farm bill; Senate passage expected as early as today
January 29, 2014 - 11:52pm
January 28, 2014
Propane calamity becomes hot topic
January 28, 2014 - 11:38pm
January 27, 2014
Second candidate announces plan to seek GOP nod for District 17B race
January 27, 2014 - 11:51pm
Negotiators reach deal on farm bill
January 27, 2014 - 11:16pm
Capitol Chatter: Pawlenty gets attention, calls for GOP change
January 27, 2014 - 6:00am
January 25, 2014
Tea Party cancels Monday rally in Willmar
January 25, 2014 - 8:00am
Willmar businessman Dave Baker said Friday he intends to challenge Rep. Mary Sawatzky, DFL-Willmar, this fall in the House District 17B race. (Tribune file photo)
Willmar businessman Baker announces House bid
January 25, 2014 - 6:00am
January 23, 2014
Coalition organizes to seek transportation money for Minnesota
January 23, 2014 - 10:46pm
January 22, 2014
Miller wants party nod to take on Falk again
January 22, 2014 - 11:40pm
January 21, 2014
A standing-room only crowd fills the meeting room to urge the Chippewa County Board of Commissioners to commit $3 million toward the veterans nursing home project in Montevideo. Marv Garbe, standing at left, outlines the proposal to the commissioners as more than 80 supporters listen during the meeting Tuesday at the Chippewa County Courthouse in Montevideo. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Montevideo bringing $5 million strong case for veterans home to the state Legislature
January 21, 2014 - 11:51pm
January 20, 2014
U.S. Rep. Peterson sanguine on dairy program
January 20, 2014 - 11:21pm
January 15, 2014
Republicans want state Senate building killed
January 15, 2014 - 8:00am
January 14, 2014
Yvonne Prettner  Solon, Minnesota’s lieutenant governor, announced Tuesday that she will not seek a second term when Gov. Mark Dayton runs his re-election campaign this year. She said she will continue to work on issues like she has in the past three years, such as those dealing with education and senior citizen matters. Submitted
Minn. Lt. Gov. Prettner Solon to leave, but door still open
January 14, 2014 - 11:06pm
January 13, 2014
In this undated photo, Lt. Gov. Yvonne Prettner Solon chats before the governor’s State of the State address at the Capitol. Forum News Service
Prettner Solon might be leaving Dayton's team
January 13, 2014 - 11:38pm