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November 7, 2017
Minnesota Rep. Duane Quam of Byron talks on Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, about a bill he sponsors designed to help identify theft victims. He would issue an "identify theft passport" to allow victims to let people they encounter to know they are victims, not criminals. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Lawmakers propose 'I'm victim, not thief' cards for ID theft
November 7, 2017 - 5:47pm
November 4, 2017
Doug Huebsch. Courtesy photo.
Otter Tail County sets legislative recommendations
November 4, 2017 - 10:18am
April 19, 2017
Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff greets supporters during the League of Women Voters' candidate forum for Georgia's 6th Congressional District special election to replace Tom Price, who is now the secretary of Health and Human Services, in Marietta, Georgia, April 3. REUTERS/Bita Honarvar
Runoff likely after strong showing from Democrat in much-watched Georgia congressional race
April 19, 2017 - 9:20am
March 3, 2017
Bring on the champagne, Sunday liquor sales passes in Minnesota
March 3, 2017 - 9:25am
May 15, 2014
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton signs a bill Wednesday, May 14, 2014, that requires mobile telephone companies to include a "kill switch" on mobile phones that allows an owner to make them useless to thieves. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis
Dayton signs bill requiring smartphone 'kill switches' in Minnesota
May 15, 2014 - 9:35pm
May 2, 2014
Female vet plates OK’d
May 2, 2014 - 9:36am
May 1, 2014
Innocent convicts may get state payments
May 1, 2014 - 1:43pm
Dayton: Minnesota doing well, but more is needed
May 1, 2014 - 9:45am
April 30, 2014
Minnesota Senate panel approves medical marijuana bill
April 30, 2014 - 10:41am
Minnesota online voter registration to continue
April 30, 2014 - 10:38am
April 15, 2014
Joined by legislators, advocates, and Minnesotans from across the state, Governor Mark Dayton signs the minimum wage bill (HF2091/SF1775) into law on Monday, April 14, 2014 at the Minnesota State Capitol Rotunda in St. Paul. 
ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS/Scott Takushi
Minnesota Gov. Dayton signs minimum wage increase bill into law
April 15, 2014 - 11:31am
March 20, 2014
Brooklyn Park Fire Chief Ken Prillaman tells the Minnesota House public safety committee on Wednesday, March 19, 2014, that he supports a bill that would provide funds for first-responders to be trained and equipped to fight oil fires. Looking on in Rep. Debra Hillstrom of Brooklyn Center. 
Don Davis | FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Committee moves toward oil disaster preparedness
March 20, 2014 - 12:19pm
March 12, 2014
Executive Director Cody Wiberg of the Minnesota Pharmacy Board, left, and Rep. Erik Simonson of Duluth tell a House committee about a bill designed to crack down on synthetic drugs. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis
Synthetic drug crackdown speeds along
March 12, 2014 - 10:51am
March 5, 2014
Minnesota medical marijuana bill passes first committee test
March 5, 2014 - 12:43pm
February 24, 2014
Minnesota legislative session will be short but full
February 24, 2014 - 1:48pm