MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — In the closing days of the 2017 legislative session, Gov. Mark Dayton managed to fend off attempts to gut his top clean water accomplishment — a requirement for buffer strips of vegetation between farm fields and waterways.
St. Paul, MN (Learfield Wire Services/TTWN Media Networks) - Lawmakers finished their work on the state budget around 3 o’clock this morning, adjourned the special session and went home.
The countdown continues at the State Capitol and it looks like some of the omnibus bills will be put on the Governor's desk by the end of the week according to State Representative Nels Pierson.
In a conversation Monday morning on Rochester's Good Morning with Rich Peterson and Kim David, Pierson talked about the process, fairly confident there would be no need for a special session...
St. Paul, MN (Learfield) -- As Trump protesters rallied in the Twin Cities and other cities around the state Friday, a state lawmaker said he wanted to let cities file lawsuits to make protesters pay for things like police enforcement and damages.