- Minnesota legislator criticized for NBA tweet Updated: Mar-10-14 12:27 am
- Gopher women's hockey team invited to White House Updated: Mar-07-14 8:30 pm
- Minnesota education panel OKs licensing measure Updated: Mar-07-14 6:12 pm
- Senate leader: Tax-cut deadline 'difficult' to hit Updated: Mar-07-14 12:32 pm
- Lawmakers mount new push against Sunday liquor ban Updated: Mar-06-14 9:37 pm
- Minnesota House backs $500M tax-cut bill Updated: Mar-06-14 7:06 pm
- Veterans Day off? Bill would grant it for vets Updated: Mar-05-14 6:25 pm
- House panel backs synthetic drug crackdown Updated: Mar-05-14 3:44 pm
- Minn. House committee OKs medical-marijuana bill Updated: Mar-05-14 2:23 am
- 'Unsession' plan tackles laws deemed old, outdated Updated: Mar-04-14 3:32 pm
- Supreme Court to review when judge took oath Updated: Mar-04-14 8:19 am
- Senators back higher bar for voter amendments Updated: Mar-03-14 7:25 pm
- 2 takes on Minnesota property taxes blur picture Updated: Mar-03-14 5:02 pm
- Minn. property tax report paints scattered picture Updated: Mar-03-14 11:19 am
- Minn. gay rights groups turn attention to bullying Updated: Mar-02-14 5:17 pm
- 3 Frisbee team members killed in Minnesota crash Updated: Mar-01-14 3:16 pm
- Freeway in Minneapolis area reopens after pileup Updated: Feb-28-14 10:04 pm
- State's property taxes mostly static after refunds Updated: Feb-28-14 6:34 pm
- Minn. Republicans on $1.2B surplus: "give it back" Updated: Feb-28-14 1:44 pm
- Surplus pleases DFL, but different priorities show Updated: Feb-28-14 1:32 pm
- Rental space for Minn. senators: $2.4M to $2.9M Updated: Feb-27-14 9:13 pm
- Legislature sends heating aid bill to Dayton Updated: Feb-27-14 6:27 pm
- Lawmakers mull padding reserve with budget surplus Updated: Feb-27-14 5:46 pm
- Plan for $500M tax cuts, repeals zooms in House Updated: Feb-27-14 4:10 pm
- Minn. bills would treat e-cigs as standard smokes Updated: Feb-26-14 6:50 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - A Minnesota legislator's tweet about the NBA has prompted hundreds of responses, with many on social media calling it racist.
MINNEAPOLIS - President Barack Obama has invited the University of Minnesota women's hockey team to the White House.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Minnesota lawmakers moved Friday to help former and current military members and their spouses win temporary licenses to work in classrooms, social work offices and other specialized fields.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton's goal of enacting a bill cutting and repealing taxes by next Friday appears unlikely to be met.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Minnesota lawmakers hoping to lift the state's decades-old law that forces liquor stores to be closed on Sunday are introducing a range of compromises that would soften the ban, as well as the option to fully repeal it.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Acting with rare speed, the Minnesota House approved a $500 million package of tax cuts and repeals Thursday in a clear sign of the state's improved fortunes.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - With some resistance, legislation giving military veterans a legal right to Veterans Day off from work advanced Wednesday in the Minnesota Legislature.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A legislative panel has approved a set of proposals intended to crack down on the sale of synthetic drugs.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Mothers tearfully described how their babies suffered as many as 100 seizures a day before receiving marijuana treatment as they begged lawmakers late Tuesday to legalize the drug for medical use in Minnesota.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - It's illegal in Minnesota to sell fruit in the wrong-sized container. Automobile bug deflectors must be a certain size and color. Motorists can't drive in neutral.
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Supreme Court will review when a Scott County District judge took the oath of office.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Constitutional amendments favored by one political party but not the other, like the two failed measures from 2012 to ban gay marriage and require photo identification for voting, would become much less frequent under a proposal a state Senate committee backed Monday.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - New projections about how much Minnesota homeowners, businesses and others will pay in property taxes this year have set off a dispute among Democrats and Republicans.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The final tally of property taxes due this year presents a mixed bag, with levies rising in some places but falling in others.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Long before gay rights activists in Minnesota launched a successful campaign to legalize same-sex marriage, they were aiming for another high-profile goal: a state law protecting children from school bullies.
NORTHFIELD, Minnesota - Neither alcohol or excessive speed appear to be factors in a crash that killed three Minnesota college students, who were members of one of the nation's top Ultimate Frisbee teams, the Minnesota State Patrol said Saturday.
LAKEVILLE, Minnesota - Northbound Interstate 35 in Lakeville has reopened after a series of pileups in snowy weather closed that stretch of highway for several hours.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Minnesota property taxes owed this year are mostly static once refunds and credits are factored in, state officials said Friday, despite their earlier prediction that those taxes would drop considerably.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Republican leaders in the Minnesota Legislature say the $1.2 billion budget surplus is no cause for celebration because it shows state government overtaxes its citizens.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Democrats who control Minnesota's House and Senate agree a $1.2 billion surplus is likely to make for an easier legislative session, but there's not agreement yet on how much to spend, save or rebate to taxpayers.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Minnesota Department of Administration officials released an estimate Thursday that it would cost at least $2.4 million per year on top of big upfront build-out costs to rent temporary space for state senators and staff during the ongoing Capitol renovation.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The Legislature on Thursday sent Gov. Mark Dayton a bill containing $20 million in emergency heating assistance, which his spokesman said the governor would sign immediately.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A tantalizing Minnesota budget surplus has stirred talk of tax cuts or funding bumps for prized programs and infrastructure upgrades, but a less-flashy option also has gained some currency: saving some to prepare for the next economic downturn.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A $500 million package containing middle-income tax cuts and the repeal of some business taxes zoomed Thursday through a key committee in the Minnesota House and could reach a floor vote next week.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Both sides in a debate over electronic cigarettes conceded Wednesday there's scant scientific evidence about the health effects of the devices, but that might not stop efforts in the Minnesota Legislature to regulate them like traditional tobacco products.