Fast-Paced, Election Year Legislative Session Kicks Off At Minn. CapitolThis is the election year version of the Minnesota Legislature, which means lawmakers are packing a lot of tough issues into a very short time.
Protesters Swarm Minn. Capitol, Calling For Gun ControlWearing red shirts and carrying signs, the group Moms Demand Action is calling for stricter limits on access to guns and stronger background checks.
Reality Check: More Minnesotans Own Guns, Violent Crime Remains LowMinnesota set a record last year for the number of gun background checks the FBI conducted in the state.
Reality Check: The True Cost Of DACAThousands of young people in Minnesota and Wisconsin could face arrest and eviction from the United States.
Gov. Dayton Seeks To Tax Each Opioid Pill Sold In Minn.Gov. Mark Dayton unveiled a sweeping plan Wednesday to fight Minnesota's growing opioid abuse crisis -- including a steep tax on drug manufacturers.
House Addiction Task Force To Be Helmed By Lawmaker Who Battled AddictionThe Minnesota House is creating a new Task Force on Addiction and Recovery. It's headed by a state lawmaker who is now publicly revealing his own lifetime struggle with addiction.
BNSF Backs Out Of Blue Line Extension, Leaving Project In LimboThe Bottineau Blue would start in downtown Minneapolis and run to the quickly growing northern suburbs.
Reality Check: Immigrants And CrimeThe tragic death of an Indianapolis Colts football player has reignited the debate over illegal immigration.
Walz, Johnson Win Gubernatorial Caucus Polls With Pawlenty Still UndeclaredThousands of Minnesotans attended precinct caucuses Tuesday night, providing first look at how the campaign is shaping up.
Walz, Johnson Lead Gubernatorial Straw Polls Amid Pawlenty SpeculationTim Pawlenty, who already served as governor from 2003 to 2011, recently left his position at a Washington lobbying firm.
Reality Check: Super Bowl Ticket PricesThere are still tickets left for Super Bowl LII at U.S. Bank Stadium -- if you're willing to pay for them.
Reality Check: Are NFL Fans More Conservative Or Liberal?Football is the most popular sport in America, and its fans are the most passionate -- and overwhelmingly bipartisan.