ST. PAUL – Winona LaDuke plans to use her national notoriety to fight what she says are dangers caused by North Dakota’s oil boom, which also could affect Minnesota communities such as where she lives.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL – Two federal government shutdown episodes stand out for U.S. Rep. Tim Walz. One is families of military personnel killed in duty not receiving federal aid they were due. The other is World War II veterans, elderly men and women just off an airplane, not being allowed to see a new Washington, D.C. memorial in their honor.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL - About 30,000 Minnesotans checked out the MNsure website the first week the health care exchange was in operation.
ST. PAUL – The current federal government shutdown overshadowed the end of many federal farm laws Tuesday, but the next federal fiscal crisis could lead to a stalled farm bill’s resurrection.
ST. PAUL – Minnesota Vikings football season ticket holders will contribute $100 million toward a new stadium by purchasing seat licenses and team owners will pay the same amount from their own pockets under an agreement signed Thursday night.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL – Minnesota’s health-insurance marketplace opened Tuesday afternoon with hiccups, but a massive federal computer-based system suffered more severe symptoms for other states’ residents.
MINNEAPOLIS -- Federal court officials say a Montevideo, Minn., man’s trial on weapons charges has been delayed a second time, this time to Dec. 2.RELATED CONTENT
Minnesotans now may register to vote online. “We join many states that have already demonstrated that online registration is secure and that it saves taxpayers money,” Secretary of State Mark Ritchie said.RELATED CONTENT
Many Minnesotans have questions about the new MNsure health care insurance exchange. So here are some answers:RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL – Minnesotans may begin shopping for insurance online Tuesday, as a fundamental part of a new federal health law begins.RELATED CONTENT
St. Paul - The tweets flew fast and furious Thursday afternoon as Minnesota legislators debated what Republicans said was Democrat Gov. Mark Dayton’s tax-increase plan.RELATED CONTENT
St. Paul - The country’s political attention lately has focused on Wisconsin and a battle over public unions.RELATED CONTENT
St. Paul - Monday night’s selection of new University of Minnesota regents could be contentious.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL - Gov. Mark Dayton took on former Gov. Tim Pawlenty in his State of the State address.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL – Minnesota state boards, commissions and even entire agencies could begin disappearing if legislators agree to bills making their way through the Legislature.RELATED CONTENT
St. Paul - It’s a month into Minnesota’s new political world, and the kind words keep flowing.RELATED CONTENT
St. Paul - No one can say that Michele Bachmann is shy. The Minnesota Republican congresswoman often dives into controversy, but her State of the Union response drew the most attention yet.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL - Early indications are that Minnesota’s Democratic-Farmer-Laborite governor and Republican legislative leaders are doing as the old saying goes: “Disagree without being disagreeable.”RELATED CONTENT
St. Paul - Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton’s meeting with legislative leaders over security issues has been pushed back a few days, but some lawmakers feel pretty safe in the Capitol as it is.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL - Republicans who control the Minnesota Legislature are showing the importance they place on businesses.RELATED CONTENT