Apr 23, 2013
St. Cloud Times
DFL senator with swing vote to back Minnesota gay marriage
When Ed Solstad heads for the Border Route Trail, it's usually with a chain saw and a work crew.
Pay Raises For Minn. Lawmakers Barely Clear Senate
Pay raises for Minnesota lawmakers won approval Tuesday from the state Senate, but the plan to boost salaries of the governor, Legislature, agency commissioners and other elected officials faces a taller climb in the state House.
Gay-marriage bill survives Minnesota Senate Republicans' moves to block it
A proposal to allow gay weddings in Minnesota survived several moves by Senate Republicans Wednesday to block it, an early signal the measure likely has enough votes to pass on the floor.
Elizabeth J. Kegel
Elizabeth J. Kegel, age 90, of Blue Earth, Minn., passed away Sunday, October 21, at St.