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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 10, 2018
Ramsey County Sheriff Jack Serier is seen in this image from videoplay button
National gun-control group to air television ads as Minn. legislative session nears its end
May 10, 2018 - 2:09pm
April 26, 2018
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt said on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, he is" hopeful " a deal can be reached at least to expand background checks before gun purchases. On Thursday, he said that he did not mean gun-control legislation will advance. (Don Davis / Forum News Service)
Daudt said he was misunderstood: Still opposes gun control
April 26, 2018 - 7:20pm
April 25, 2018
Minnesota state Rep. Erin Maye Quade talks to reporters after she ended a 24-hour sit-in at the front o f he House chambers Wednesday, April 25, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Speaker cracks open door for Minnesota gun bill
April 25, 2018 - 4:47pm
April 24, 2018
Minnesota House Tax Chairman Greg Davids talks about a tax bill his committee debated Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
House tax bill is 'Ain't My Fault' effort
April 24, 2018 - 4:39pm
April 20, 2018
On social media, cable news and in the streets of American cities, protesters and pundits alike have rolled out expansive, sometimes inflammatory, rhetoric on both sides of the gun question. Throughout it all, the NRA, and its lobbying for gun rights, has been pulled into the center of conversation. Stock image
Members say NRA encourages safety, doesn't deserve blame for gun violence
April 20, 2018 - 5:36pm
April 18, 2018
Lamar Putney testifies at his trial on two counts of murder in February. Putney was acquitted on both charges. The prosecution and defense recently argued about which guns seized from his apartment should be returned. Jamie Kelly / Williston Herald
ND judge orders guns returned to man acquitted of murder
April 18, 2018 - 1:59pm
April 4, 2018
Fleet Farm's Brooklyn Park Mills, Minn., store on Nov. 2, 2017. The retailer has quietly changed its gun marketing, stopping all advertising and promotions for assault-style rifles and high-capacity magazines, but it will continue to sell them. Jeff Wheeler / Minneapolis Star Tribune
Fleet Farm halts all advertising, promotions for all assault rifles and high-capacity magazines, CEO says
April 4, 2018 - 3:59pm
March 31, 2018
Dakota Overland, 14, a competitive shooter who travels to meets across the nation, with her dad, Todd, at a gun range in Forest Lake on Friday, March 23, 2018. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
With gun sponsorships and support, a 14-year-old girl's rise on the "action shooting" circuit
March 31, 2018 - 9:25am
March 24, 2018
Legacy High School senior and event organizer Taylor Toso speaks to the crowd at the March For Our Lives event on the state capitol grounds on Saturday afternoon. Toso said he decided to organize the event after the school shooting in Parkland, Florida in February. He said he was angered by the shooting and inspired by the survivors to take action. In memory of the 17 students and staff killed, there were 17 backpacks placed behind the podium. (Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune)
Students, community members take to state Capitol to demand gun reform
March 24, 2018 - 8:01pm
An estimated 18,000 people marched from St. Paul's Harriet Island to the State Capitol on Saturday, March 24, 2018, asking legislators for gun control reform as part of the national March for Our Lives movement. (Callie Schmidt / Pioneer Press)
Thousands protest gun violence at St. Paul's March for Our Lives rally
March 24, 2018 - 8:00pm
March 22, 2018
St. Paul student charged with gun possession
March 22, 2018 - 9:29pm
Minnesota's State Capitol in St. Paul   Forum News Service file photo
Minnesota students plan local rally Saturday at State Capitol
March 22, 2018 - 9:22pm
Visitors to the Minnesota Capitol building walk around 22 students who particpated in a "die in" Thursday, March 22, 2018, as a protest against lawmakers not considering gun control legislation. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Gun-control bills miss Minnesota legislative deadline
March 22, 2018 - 6:48pm
March 21, 2018
Fargo South senior Samantha Haskin takes aim during a practice session on Monday, March 20, 2018, at the Red River Regional Marksmanship Center in West Fargo. David Samson / The Forumplay button
Straight shooters: Student trapshooters not fazed by gun debate
March 21, 2018 - 10:07pm