Lt. Gov. Tina Smith Mulls '18 RunLt. Gov. Tina Smith, Gov. Mark Dayton's preferred appointee to fill Al Franken's Senate seat, is considering also running for the seat next year.
Dayton: Reports He's Chosen Franken's Replacement Are 'Speculative'A slew of different names have been thrown around, namely his female lieutenant governor and fellow democrat Tina Smith.
'This Is A Crisis': New Guidelines For Opiod Prescribers Aim To Curb AddictionNearly 400 people died of an opioid overdose in Minnesota alone in 2016.
Mike & Jennifer Tour The Newly Renovated State CapitolRenovations of the Minnesota State Capitol wrapped up earlier this year, but the party is this weekend.
Minnesota Adds 22 All-Electric Cars To State FleetThe Minnesota Department of Administration announced Thursday that it’s added 22 all-electric Chevy Volts to its ranks.
Lt. Gov. Tina Smith Visits Cuba To Build Agricultural RelationshipThe lieutenant governor of Minnesota has become the first U.S. state official to make an official visit to Cuba since President Donald Trump announced the new U.S. policy toward the island.
Lt. Gov. Tina Smith To Go To Cuba Amid Trump Policy ChangesDays after the president announced new travel restrictions with Cuba, Minnesota Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith is headed there.
Lt. Gov. Tina Smith: I Won't Run For GovernorMinnesota's lieutenant governor says she will not be seeking the state's highest office.
Dayton Administration Proposes 50 Percent Renewable Energy By 2030Minnesota's current standard, enacted 10 years ago under Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty, set a goal of 25 percent by 2025.
Walleye Fishing Season Gets Off To A Chilly StartMinnesota's walleye season is off to a chilly start. Temperatures in the 20s and 30s, and even snow flurries in some places, greeted anglers as they took to the lakes and rivers on Saturday morning. Freeze warnings and frost advisories were out for a large part of Minnesota.
Lt. Gov. Smith Tours Water System With Southern Minnesota Town's MayorThe lieutenant governor says the water supply in Minnesota needs a major makeover. Tina Smith, along with Gov. Dayton, want $220 million for the project.
Dayton Talks Iron Range, Economy, Racial Inequality In State Of The StateGov. Mark Dayton delivered his 6th State of the State address Wednesday evening at an unusual location.