DFLer Stages House Floor Sit-In To Protest Lack Of Gun Control ReformA Minnesota lawmaker is holding an all-day, all-night protest vigil at the State Capitol.
Senate Passes Bill Toughening Release For Sex OffendersLawmakers are moving quickly after a recent court decision to release a sex offender who admitted he molested more than 30 children.
Reality Check: Syrian Refugees In MinnesotaThe flow of Syrian refugees to the United States has slowed to a trickle. And in Minnesota, it stopped.
GOP Lawmakers Seek Vikings Stadium Money For Veterans HomesMinnesota Republican lawmakers are looking at an unusual funding source for three new veterans homes: U.S. Bank Stadium.
Waite Park Millionaire Goes On Food Stamps To Show LoopholesTop Democrats are pushing back against a wealthy Minnesota man who knowingly took food stamps to prove the program has too many loophole.
Dayton Criticizes Pawlenty, Addresses Case Of The Mummified MonkeyDayton charges that Pawlenty left Minnesota in "disastrous financial shape."
Reality Check: Can Tim Pawlenty Run For A Third Term?If Tim Pawlenty wins another term, he's on pace to be the longest-serving governor in Minnesota history.
Fired MNLARS Director Defends Role In Troubled Licensing System's RolloutThe fired director of Minnesota's troubled new drivers license system defended himself before state lawmakers today.
Dayton Calls For $33 Million Security Upgrades To State CapitolThe governor says not funding it this year could pose a threat to tens of thousands of Minnesotans who visit the Capitol every year.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Speakeasy In MinnesotaDuring Prohibition, speakeasies were about the only place to go if you wanted a drink. Now legal, there are a number of places keeping that spirit alive.
Tim Pawlenty To Run For Governor, AgainPawlenty served two terms as Minnesota Governor from January 6, 2003 until January 3, 2011.
Reality Check: The Costly Golden Age Of Building StadiumsThere's been a 20-year, Twin Cities stadium boom for every major professional sport, and a Big Ten Minnesota football team.