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July 31, 2016
The union exhibit at the 2013 Minnesota State Fair left no doubt about labor's No. 1 political goal: raising the state minimum wage.
Higher minimum wage, new laws begin Aug. 1 in Minnesota
July 31, 2016 - 12:10am
July 25, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Unified groups have clout
July 25, 2016 - 12:08am
With 60 percent of the roof and the western front covered with clear tiles, plenty of daylight enters U.S. Bank button
Let there be light: Vikings fans can enjoy outdoor feel in climate-controlled stadium
July 25, 2016 - 12:08am
July 24, 2016
Minnesotans for Unity peaceful demonstration planned July 23
July 24, 2016 - 12:08am
July 21, 2016
'Dangerous' heat wave to cover region
July 21, 2016 - 12:08am
July 18, 2016
Minnesota's buffer law establishes new perennial vegetation buffers of up to 50 feet along rivers, streams and ditches that will help filter out phosphorus, nitrogen and sediment.
Minnesota water buffer maps released
July 18, 2016 - 12:10am
The winning license plate depicts the beauty of Minnesota throughout all four seasons.
Voters choose new parks and trails license plate
July 18, 2016 - 12:08am
July 17, 2016
People gather outside of the Governor's mansion in St. Paul before Gov. Mark Dayton and others speak on Thursday, July 7, 2016.  Philando Castile was killed after being shot by the police for a traffic stop Wednesday night on Larpenteur Ave. and Fry Street in St. Paul. (Pioneer Press: Jean Pieri)
Capitol Chatter: Will police shootings, protests lead to 'war?'
July 17, 2016 - 12:10am
July 7, 2016
Diamond Renolds, second left, speaks, sobs and prays outside of Gov. Mark Dayton's St Paul home on Thursday, July 7, 2016. Her boyfriend, Philando Castile, was shot by police on Wednesday evening while she and her four-year-old daughter were in the car. (Pioneer Press: Rachel E. Stassen-Berger)play button
Dayton promises 'justice will be served' in police shooting of black man
July 7, 2016 - 12:32pm
The car that Philando Castile was driving on Wednesday, July 6, 2016, was taken from the scene in Falcon Heights, Minn., about 1:30 a.m. Thursday, July 7. (Pioneer Press)
Protests erupt in Twin Cities after police shoot, kill man
July 7, 2016 - 8:47am
July 4, 2016
Several new state laws take effect July 1
July 4, 2016 - 12:10am
June 27, 2016
A view of the new Minnesota Vikings stadium, with downtown Minneapolis in the background, shows it is nearly completed. U.S. Bank Stadium was turned over to the state on Friday, June 17, 2016. (Minnesota Vikings photo)
Vikings stadium finished ahead of schedule
June 27, 2016 - 12:10am
Operation Round Up awards $8,825 to local non-profits
June 27, 2016 - 12:08am
June 26, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Politicians wonder about the different 2016 election
June 26, 2016 - 12:10am
June 20, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Governing by the letter
June 20, 2016 - 12:08am