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November 16, 2017
North Dakota Tourism Director Sara Otte Coleman, right, reads a jury verdict against the state while Treasurer Kelly Schmidt, right, and Historical Society Director Claudia Berg, center, wait for a State Historical Board meeting to start Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 in Bismarck. John Hageman / Forum News Service
ND officials mum after consulting with attorneys about losing Heritage Center lawsuit
21 hours 16 min ago
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt of Crown says on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, that he will take any representative who does not take sex harassment prevention training off their legislative committees. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota House members must take harassment prevention training or lose committees
23 hours 43 min ago
Minnesota legislative leaders listen to Senate Secretary Cal Ludeman on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, as they consider how to react to a governor's veto of Legislature funding. From left are Assistant Senate Majority Leader Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls, Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka of Nisswa, Senate President Michelle Fischbach of Paynesville, House Speaker Kurt Daudt of Crown, House Majority Leader Joyce Peppin of Rogers and Rep. Chaska. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Court says Minnesota Legislature has enough money to remain open
November 16, 2017 - 2:29pm
Senate majority leader Sen. Rich Wardner (R-Dickinson), left, and House majority leader Rep. Al Carlson (R-Fargo) review amendments for legislation before a meeting at the state capitol. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
ND lawmakers to examine sexual harassment policy
November 16, 2017 - 1:49pm
November 15, 2017
Chief Justice Lorie Skjerven Gildea asks questions during oral arguments  as the Minnesota Supreme Court meets at the State Capitol in St. Paul on Monday, Aug. 28, 2017.  Photo by Leila Navidi
Supreme Court to issue Minnesota legislative veto opinion Thursday
November 15, 2017 - 5:38pm
Carolyn Nelson
Fargo's Sen. Nelson says she's retiring at end of term
November 15, 2017 - 4:59pm
November 13, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton
Minnesota Dems requiring training to avoid more sexual harassment
November 13, 2017 - 7:38pm
November 10, 2017
Rep. Kerry Gauthier of Duluth tells a 2011 House committee that he supports longer sentences for sex offenders. On Thursday, police released a report indicating he had been investigated on an allegation he had oral sex at a rest area with a minor.
Minn. Capitol Chatter: 2012 sex scandal came at a different time than 2017 allegations
November 10, 2017 - 10:50pm
Minnesota Senate's sexual harassment policy is 27 years old. Some say it urgently needs updating.
November 10, 2017 - 8:20pm
State Representative Matt Dean, from left, one of 11 Republican gubernatorial candidates for the state of Minnesota, and Noah and Nate Hultgren, managers of Hultgren Farms, test out a corn combine at Hultgren Farms in Raymond Nov. 7th. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service
Farmers hope tours will 'open eyes' to Minn. governor candidates
November 10, 2017 - 8:25am
November 8, 2017
House majority leader Rep. Al Carlson (R-Fargo) outlines details of an amended lease agreement between North Daktoa State University and Sanford Health on Apr. 12, 2017, in the state capitol in Bismarck. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
House leader Carlson to seek re-election next year
November 8, 2017 - 1:20pm
October 26, 2017
Day care providers say new Minnesota fingerprinting law goes too far
October 26, 2017 - 8:31pm
Sen. Ray Holmberg (R-Grand Forks) testified in favor of HB 1427, a bill dealing with the determination of refugee absorptive capacity, in front of the House Government and Veterans Affairs Committee in Bismarck in February. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Legislative budget writers criticize severances for BreatheND employees
October 26, 2017 - 11:26am
October 24, 2017
Minnesota Sen. Dave Senjem of Rochester holds up a credit card Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, to illustrate problems with preventing identify theft. He is a sponsor of legislation designed to help ID theft victims. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Lawmakers propose 'I'm victim, not thief' cards for ID theft
October 24, 2017 - 4:13pm
October 18, 2017
Maj. Gen. Richard Kaiser, a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers division commander, met in a closed door meeting with Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum, some members of the Fargo-Moorhead Diversion Authority and staff at the Fargo Public Library Oct. 11, 2017. Tu-Uyen Tran / Forum News Service
After multiple run-ins with media, ND newspaper reps worry of 'tightening,' lack of transparency with government
October 18, 2017 - 1:58pm