Mark Dayton Reflects On Proudest Moments, Biggest Challenges As GovernorDayton doesn't know what's next for him, and he'll take time to figure it out, but he's grateful for what he says is the honor of his life to be governor.
Excelsior Artist Tapped To Paint Gov. Dayton's PortraitDayton will sit for Paul Oxborough, of Excelsior. Dayton chose Oxborough after consulting with his sons, who are familiar with his work.
Dayton Administration Files Line 3 AppealMinnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's administration on Friday appealed a state regulatory panel's approval of Enbridge Energy's plan to replace its aging Line 3 oil pipeline across northern Minnesota.
Twins To Retire Joe Mauer's No. 7 UniformThe honor will take place in a pre-game celebration on a date that is yet to be determined. Mauer is the ninth Twins player or manager who will have his number retired by the organization.
Gov.-Elect Walz Prepares To Name His First CommissionersMinnesota Gov-elect Tim Walz is preparing to announce his first round of state agency heads who will serve in his administration.
Dayton Says His Proudest Accomplishments Came Late In CareerDemocratic Gov. Mark Dayton says his proudest accomplishments in his 40 years of politics came late in his career: restoring state government to financial health and funding all-day kindergarten.
Garth Brooks Announces 2nd Concert In MinneapolisGov. Dayton got involved after 50,000 fans were left virtually "standing in line" and didn't get tickets last week.
Gov. Dayton Declares Monday 'Mark Rosen Day' In MinnesotaGov. Mark Dayton has declared Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, Mark Rosen Day in Minnesota.
Gov. Mark Dayton To Be Released From Mayo Clinic In Time For ThanksgivingFor the first time in more than a month, Gov. Mark Dayton spoke with reporters Tuesday, telling them that he is still at the Mayo Clinic recovering from complications from back surgeries in October.
Gov. Dayton Says Back Surgery Complications Keeping Him At MayoThe 71-year-old governor said in a statement Thursday that post-surgical complications had damaged his lungs.
Dayton Remains At Mayo A Month After Back SurgeryDayton had an initial surgery on Oct. 12 and underwent a second procedure several days later.
Gov. Dayton Waives State Park Entrance Fees For 'Free Park Friday' Gov. Mark Dayton is celebrating the Thanksgiving holiday by waiving entrance fees to Minnesota state parks and recreation areas Nov. 23.