Issues Sjodin Case Raised Need Answers A Decade Later

Dru Sjodin’s kidnapping from a Grand Forks, N.D., shopping mall 10 years ago this week began a discussion about what Minnesota should do with sex offenders, a discussion nearing a time for decisions.

State Schedules 10 Extra Transportation Projects

By Don Davis The Dayton administration plans to construct 10 highway projects around Minnesota to improve commerce transportation. The projects are not part of the state’s 20-year transportation plan, but Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton said Thursday that the projects will show Minnesotans what can be done if transportation revenue is increased. “It will give Minnesotans…
Read More

Update: Minnesota Looking Into Obamacare Changes

Minnesota officials are trying to determine whether President Barack Obama’s Thursday health care changes will affect the state.

Minnesota Not Clear About Obamacare Changes Impact

Minnesota officials are trying to determine whether President Barack Obama’s Thursday health care changes will affect the state.

Dayton Suspends Sex Offender Releases

By Don Davis Gov. Mark Dayton today temporarily slammed the door on releasing anyone from the Minnesota Sex Offender Program, although a judicial panel will continue its consideration of releasing three offenders. Dayton ordered Human Services Commissioner Lucinda Jesson to stop consideration of further releases until he and the Legislature can update state law next…
Read More