Senate Approves Bill Retracting Commissioner Raises For NowA bill temporarily slicing the paychecks of more than two dozen top state administrators is on the cusp of reaching their boss, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, who made clear Thursday that he'll sign it.
Final Vote Coming For Bill Altering Commissioner RaisesA bill that temporarily halts salary increases for Gov. Mark Dayton's cabinet is being staged for final legislative votes as soon as Thursday.
Top IT Official To Leave Gov. Dayton's CabinetThe state's chief information officer is leaving Gov. Mark Dayton's administration. Commissioner Carolyn Parnell will step down Jan. 5 to pursue other work. She announced her departure Tuesday in an email to employees. Dayton appointed Parnell in 2011.
Sports Verdict: Who's The NBA's Biggest Villain? LeBron James Vs. David SternAs the feats, and really the legend of LeBron James grows ever larger, he has begun to transcend the game itself, much to the dismay of many fans. Consequently, is he, or Commissioner David Stern, the greatest villain currently in the NBA?
Esme's Blog: Lessons Of The NFL Bounty ScandalThis week one of my son's friends quit middle school football. Too boring is the word. Too much talk about safety, lectures on the proper way to hit. How to take a hit. How to safely tackle.
Ex-Freeborn Co. Commissioner Sentenced For FraudA former Freeborn County commissioner who ran a real estate closing company has been sentenced for stealing nearly $1 million from escrow accounts.
DNR Commissioner Greets Employees With CookieDepartment of Natural Resource Commissioner Tom Landwehr welcomed several hundred employees back to work after the longest government shutdown in decades.
No Felony Charges Against Minn. CommissionerNo felony charges will be filed against a Washington County commissioner arrested last month on suspicion of domestic assault.
Dayton, Lawmakers To Meet With NFL Commissioner Gov. Mark Dayton and state lawmakers sponsoring a Vikings stadium bill have plans to meet with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to talk about the project.
Minn. Senate Confirms Agriculture Commissioner
Minn. Senate OKs Shellito As Veterans Affairs HeadLarry Shellito has been confirmed by Minnesota's Senate as state Veterans Affairs commissioner.
Commissioner: Minn. Science Scores DisappointingMinnesota's education commissioner is calling the results of a federal test known as the Nation's Report Card a wake-up call for the state.