Minnesota Takes Lead in Protecting Pollinators

Minnesota is being called a leader when it comes to restricting the use of pesticides that environmentalists say hurt bees. Governor Mark Dayton has ordered the broadest restrictions in the country on the use chemicals known as neonicotinoids.

Loring Park vigil for Orlando shooting victims

Hundreds Stand Against Hatred In Wake Of Orlando Shootings

More than a thousand people streamed into Minneaplis’ Loring Park – driven by a need to be with others after such a senseless massive tragedy, a need to offer prayers, and a need to find an answer to the nation’s mounting gun violence problem.

Gov. Dayton Pressures GOP On Bonding Bill

At a Friday press conference Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton repeats the need for a special session to correct the tax bill. If Republican lawmakers do not agree to his special session agenda in the next three days, the tax bill will be pocket vetoed.

Video Replay – Gov Dayton “Undecided” On Polymet

Governor Mark Dayton says he is “genuinely undecided” the PolyMet mine issue. Earlier the Department of Natural Resources said the environmental impact studies around the mine meets the state’s standards for adequacy.