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May 7, 2018
June 2016 mock-up of what a Real ID Minnesota driver's license could look like. The actual Real ID license would be developed once the state approves a plan. The 2016 Legislature did not agree on a plan. Courtesy image / Minnesota Department of Public Safety
Existing driver's licenses likely good for flights until 2020
May 7, 2018 - 6:16pm
May 4, 2018
This is a typical scene during end-of-session negotations. Here, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton looks at state Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka of Nisswa on May 5, 2017, after they and other legislative leaders met to discuss the state budget. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Let the legislative talks begin
May 4, 2018 - 3:05pm
Environmental Sustainability Task Force, RHS Green Team join forces
May 4, 2018 - 12:00pm
Rosemount Mayor Bill Droste speaks about the city's progress and partnerships during the annual State of the City address Thursday, April 26, 2018, in front of a packed audience that includes partners from Dakota County Regional Chamber of Commerce.  Kara Hildreth / contributor
Rosemount continues to progress
May 4, 2018 - 7:49am
May 2, 2018
Minnesota House GOP: Borrow $825 million for public works projects
May 2, 2018 - 6:56pm
April 30, 2018
Minnesota House Tax Chairman Greg Davids of Preston argues in favor of his tax plan Monday, April 30, 2018. His plan passed, but must be merged with Senate and administration tax proposals. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. House passes its tax plan, Senate next
April 30, 2018 - 6:02pm
April 26, 2018
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt said on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, he is" hopeful " a deal can be reached at least to expand background checks before gun purchases. On Thursday, he said that he did not mean gun-control legislation will advance. (Don Davis / Forum News Service)
Daudt said he was misunderstood: Still opposes gun control
April 26, 2018 - 7:20pm
Alternative collaborative: Rosemount 917 will run Farmington ALC
April 26, 2018 - 6:08pm
April 25, 2018
Minnesota state Rep. Erin Maye Quade talks to reporters after she ended a 24-hour sit-in at the front o f he House chambers Wednesday, April 25, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Speaker cracks open door for Minnesota gun bill
April 25, 2018 - 4:47pm
April 21, 2018
Dakota County accepting citizen advisory committee applications
April 21, 2018 - 7:49am
April 19, 2018
Rosemount Police Department is chronicling its history and collecting officers’ names. Shown are a few artifacts, including the first police squad car computer, an old 1970s police shirt and a newspaper clipping showing the first Rosemount squad car. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Policing through history: Rosemount collecting stories, photos, rosters
April 19, 2018 - 8:54am
April 17, 2018
Recycle boat wrap until May 31
April 17, 2018 - 10:17am
April 16, 2018
Area schools delayed Monday morning
April 16, 2018 - 8:36am
April 13, 2018
Dayton proposes $19 million additional special education funds
April 13, 2018 - 9:02am
April 12, 2018
News briefs: Residents invited to State of the City address; annual Victorian Tea luncheon; plus more
April 12, 2018 - 11:42am