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Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton
Dayton, Fischbach keep it light over lunch
4 hours 45 min ago
December 14, 2017
In this 2015 photo, Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith is pictured talking in Brainerd. Gov. Mark Dayton has appointed Smith to the U.S. Senate as a replacement for Al Franken, who will resign after allegations of sexual harassment. File photo / Forum News Service.
Legal battle erupts with appointment to replace Al Franken
December 14, 2017 - 3:19pm
December 13, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune file photo 
Lt. Gov. Tina Smith holds the pheasant she shot while joining Rep. Collin Peterson during the 2016 Governor's Pheasant Opener hosted by Montevideo. Peterson applauded the appointment of Smith to the U.S. Senate representing Minnesota, crediting her with being "a good shot."
Smith praised by Minnesota delegation members
December 13, 2017 - 10:07pm
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith tells reporters on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, that she will run for U.S. Senate after her nearly year-long appointment ends next year. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
December 13, 2017 - 4:53pm
Minnesota Senate President Michelle Fischbach of Paynesville says on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, that she will remain in the Senate when she takes over Lt. Gov. Tina Smith's job. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Grandchildren's pictures could mediate potential constitutional conflict
December 13, 2017 - 3:57pm
December 12, 2017
Sen. Al Franken. File photo / Forum News Service
UPDATE: Dayton to name Franken replacement for Senate on Wednesday
December 12, 2017 - 7:53pm
December 8, 2017
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn.
Nolan: Woman should be in Franken's Senate seat
December 8, 2017 - 9:16pm
December 7, 2017
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith says that Target is committed to continue its program of giving to local charities. With her during a 2015 news conference is Gov. Mark Dayton. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Tina Smith quickly rising to top of Senate speculation
December 7, 2017 - 3:25pm
December 5, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton responds to a question during a 2015 governor's candidate debate in Moorhead, Minn. File Photo / Forum News Service
Now cancer-free, Dayton encourages screenings for early detection
December 5, 2017 - 2:06pm
November 29, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, left, and North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum briefs reporters Wednesday, Nov. 29, after a diversion task force at Minnesota State University Moorhead. The task force's goal is to find a way to make the project acceptable to Minnesota regulators. Tu-Uyen Tran / Forum News Service
Governors say diversion task force unlikely to see consensus
November 29, 2017 - 11:43pm
November 22, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton    Forum News Service file photo
Dayton: Shouldn't take long to elect two new legislators
November 22, 2017 - 6:49pm
November 20, 2017
Mille Lacs Band police cars sit outside the Minnesota Capitol Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, as band members and supporters gather before attending a rally inside in an attempt to get Mille Lacs County to renew a police cooperation agreement. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Mille Lacs Band rallies for police
November 20, 2017 - 6:41pm
June 10, 2013
Sec. Vilsack to launch Minn. farm water quality program
June 10, 2013 - 5:00am
May 30, 2013
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Commentary: The 2013 Legislature’s legacy? Minnesota can do better
May 30, 2013 - 10:00am
May 20, 2013
Minnesota lawmakers refuel dismal Vikings stadium fund
May 20, 2013 - 9:00am
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