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August 8, 2018
Tim Mahoney
Mayor: Fargo must balance budget or see credit rating suffer
August 8, 2018 - 7:09pm
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Fargo firefighters pushing city commission for better pay
August 8, 2018 - 6:58pm
July 17, 2018
Most North Dakota agencies receive extensions for budget proposals
July 17, 2018 - 5:35pm
July 16, 2018
The north side of the new Fargo City Hall. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Fargo's new City Hall now costs $29.8 million – 33 percent more than 2016 bid
July 16, 2018 - 9:29pm
June 29, 2018
An oil jack extracts crude from the Bakken oil field outside of Williston, ND. Joshua Komer / Forum News Service
Oil revenues exceed forecast, but state budget boost unlikely
June 29, 2018 - 7:15am
May 23, 2018
Gov. Mark Dayton. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton vetoes most legislative session work
May 23, 2018 - 4:38pm
May 22, 2018
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt, left, and Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka tell reporters on Friday, May 18, 2018, that they plan to rush a school safety bill. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MN legislative session is a wrap, without an ending
May 22, 2018 - 1:40pm
May 21, 2018
Minnesota state Reps. Julie Sandstede of Hibbing and Rick Hansen of South St. Paul chat in a nearly empty House chamber Sunday, May 20, 2018, as the Legislature's work for the year wound down. Don Davis / Forum News Service
A bumpy ending for Minnesota Legislature
May 21, 2018 - 12:06am
May 19, 2018
Like a preacher during a blizzard, Rep. Liz Olson of Duluth offers a prayer with few in the audience Saturday, May 19, 2018, in the Minnesota House chamber. Most lawmakers had little to do on the next-to-last day of the year's session as committee chairmen and legislative leaders made most of the decisions. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton plans to veto most major legislation
May 19, 2018 - 9:17pm
May 14, 2018
Next to a hand-written note thanking him for seeking more education funding, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton tells reporters Monday, May 14, 2018, that he will not sign a tax bill if he does not get "emergency" funding for education. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Bonding passes in Minn. House as session winds down
May 14, 2018 - 4:55pm
May 11, 2018
Minnesota state Rep. Paul Marquart of Dillworth goes through paperwork on Friday, May 11, 2018, while serving as a legislative tax negotiator. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Lawmakers face no must-do issues
May 11, 2018 - 2:16pm
May 10, 2018
Gov. Mark Dayton signs autographs for students at Parkview Elementary School in Lakeville, Minn., on Wednesday, May 9. Dayton visited the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan school district to discuss his request for $138 million in emergency school aid to help districts across the state avoid budget cuts. (Christopher Magan / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
As Dayton pushes for emergency school money, Republican urge districts to tap savings
May 10, 2018 - 7:28pm
May 8, 2018
Dayton continues push for 'emergency' school funding
May 8, 2018 - 8:35pm
May 1, 2018
Minnesota state Rep. Julie Sandsted of Hibbing says on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, that she supports a governor proposal to put an emergency investment into school districts around the state. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Gov. Dayton says he wants $138 million in 'emergency' school funding after nearly 60 districts report shortfalls
May 1, 2018 - 5:26pm
April 27, 2018
This is part of a Minnesota state government website that shows residents how their tax money is being spent. A national group recently said the state tied for third with Wisconsin for best transparancy site. Screenshot / Forum News Service
Minnesota website opens the state checkbook
April 27, 2018 - 12:22pm