In Minnesota, where 80% of the state’s 200 e-cigarette retailers have popped up in the past year, the Legislature is eyeing the idea of regulating them like regular tobacco, including banning their use indoors and in public places.
Updated: February 27, 2014, - 05:03 PM
Minnesotans will head out on Tuesday to their party’s caucus, hoping to weigh in on who their next elected representatives...
Updated: February 03, 2014, - 08:40 PM
You give your name to a kindly neighbor, probably someone in her golden years, who looks through her thick glasses...
Updated: February 01, 2014, - 05:31 PM
Speakers at the State Capitol call for a push this year for restrictions.
Updated: January 22, 2014, - 09:38 PM
Dayton favors limits on criminal history in job hunts.
Updated: October 25, 2013, - 09:14 PM
Congressional candidate Tom Emmer appeared in a construction company’s video ad. He might have run afoul of election laws.
Updated: September 30, 2013, - 09:57 PM
Minnesota exchange officials say they’ll start enrolling people in plans as scheduled next week.
Updated: September 26, 2013, - 06:40 AM
Instant background checks and easy Internet lookups suggest that we can know a person by sifting through his electronic past. Important parts of the historical record are blotted out from view, and the story the records tell is incomplete or false. That was the message of Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek to the Legislature this year in the debate over background checks for gun permits.
Updated: September 21, 2013, - 08:39 PM
Election could be largest in state union history, organizers say.
Updated: September 20, 2013, - 10:02 PM