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Gov. Dayton brings job tour to Winona

The Governor sat down for a roundtable with local politicians, state workers and business owners at Southeast Technical college.

Dayton to appeal feds' denial of Minnesota tornado aid

Gov. Mark Dayton says he will appeal the federal government's denial of disaster aid for homeowners, renters and businesses contending with damage from last month's deadly Minneapolis tornado.

Minnesota Republicans ask Dayton for special session

Top Republican lawmakers are urging Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton to call a special session to avoid a government shutdown, even though the two sides remain stalemated on the budget.

Minn. GOP health bill won't bank on federal action

Republican lawmakers negotiating a health and welfare spending package have decided they won't count on big savings from a state health care overhaul that requires federal approval.

Governor meets with Vikings owners on stadium push

Gov. Mark Dayton says he met with Minnesota Vikings owners Zygi and Mark Wilf to discuss state funding of a new football stadium and that he hopes two remaining proposed sites are narrowed to one soon.