New beer-friendly state laws have sparked a brewery boom in Minnesota that has catapulted the state into one of the nation’s fastest-growing craft brew markets.
Updated: June 29, 2013, - 10:16 PM
State Sen. Dave Thompson launched his campaign for governor Wednesday, calling for lower taxes, smaller government and sweeping changes to...
Updated: June 27, 2013, - 12:07 AM
State Rep. Ryan Winkler apologizes for bashing Clarence Thomas.
Updated: June 25, 2013, - 10:28 PM
The number of Republican candidates will double this week. But Dayton’s recent increase in statewide approval, he’ll be tough to...
Updated: June 22, 2013, - 10:13 PM
There’s always next year.That’s the mantra that consoles anyone who backed a bill that didn’t make it through the Legislature...
Updated: June 15, 2013, - 05:33 PM
The Anoka County Board chairwoman is the second Republican in Sixth District race.
Updated: June 12, 2013, - 09:32 PM
In surprise announcement, Republican says she won’t run for fifth term in Congress.
Updated: May 29, 2013, - 11:47 PM
Minnesota came up with the money — more than half a billion dollars — and now Mayo Clinic is keeping its part of the bargain. It won’t be going anywhere anytime soon.
Updated: May 22, 2013, - 11:37 PM
With five minutes in the 2013 legislative session to spare before the midnight deadline, the Senate voted 36-30 to pass a $2.1 billion tax bill that ushers in higher taxes on the wealthy and smokers.
Updated: May 21, 2013, - 01:19 PM