Gov. Dayton Approves State Funding For September Storm DamagesOn Monday, Governor Mark Dayton authorized the use of state money to help pay for storm damages in eight Minnesota counties and one Tribal nation. The storms happened back in mid-September, when heavy rain, wind and even a few tornadoes took down trees and power lines, damaging homes and businesses.
Dayton Orders Flags At Half-Staff To Honor George H.W. BushGovernor Mark Dayton on Saturday ordered flags across Minnesota to be flown at half-staff in honor of former President George H.W. Bush.
Driver Charged With Allegedly Ramming SUV Into Gov’s Residence GateThe man who allegedly crashed his SUV into the front gate of the governor’s residence has been identified and charged.
Governor Dayton Still Hospitalized 1 Month After SurgeryThe Governor says he is in constant contact with his staff and state commissioners as he continues to recover from his multiple surgeries.
Gov. Dayton Still Hospitalized 1 Month After Back SurgeryIn a letter to WCCO, the Gov. Dayton says he's still at Mayo for physical therapy because he's having trouble with his leg strength and balance.
Gov. Dayton Proclaims Friday 'Taylor Swift Day' In MinnesotaGovernor Mark Dayton proclaims Friday, August 31st as 'Taylor Swift Day' in Minnesota.
Gov. Dayton Calls Star Tribune Rape Report 'Terribly Shocking'Governor Mark Dayton is calling for state law enforcement agencies to improve their handling of sexual assault investigations.
Dayton Won't Sign Tax Bill Without Emergency Funding For SchoolsMark Dayton's comments Monday set the stage for tricky negotiations with GOP legislative leaders as they careen toward deadlines.
Bill Toughening Protester Penalties Heads To DaytonIt would hit protesters with up to a year in jail and $3,000 if convicted of blocking traffic during protests.
Spicer, Green Lake Ready For Governor's Fishing OpenerHalf a million people in Minnesota are expected to hit the lakes this weekend for the start of the fishing season.
Bill Toughening Penalties For Protesters Clears HouseIt passed largely on party lines and over Democratic objections that it would chill free speech.
Dayton Against Using Excess Vikings Stadium Funds For Veterans HomesThe Minnesota House on Thursday approved a plan to build three new Veterans homes, but it's running into opposition.
GOP, Dayton Battle Over Taxes As Legislative Session Nears EndRepublicans are claiming Governor Mark Dayton wants to raise taxes by more than $1 billion this year.
Green Lake Preparing For Frozen Governor's Fishing OpenerGreen Lake is just three weeks from its latest ice out ever, which happened on May 8, 2013.
Dayton Introduces Legislation To Fight Elder AbuseGovernor Mark Dayton is taking action to help protect Minnesota seniors.