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Don Davis

Don Davis is the Bemidji Pioneer's capitol correspondent in St. Paul

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Capitol repairs have only just begun

ST. PAUL – The golden ball atop Minnesota’s Capitol dome is as shiny as anyone alive today has seen it.

Bemidji Pioneer, 08/05/2012

Aug. 14 primary election turnout expected to be spotty

ST. PAUL – Mike Parry and Allen Quist have added some spice to an otherwise quiet Minnesota primary election campaign.

Bemidji Pioneer, 08/04/2012

State, congressional primary races

ST. PAUL – The Aug. 14 primary election features several races, but few candidates have mounted noticeable campaigns.

Bemidji Pioneer, 08/04/2012

Lawmaker selected to lead disaster-relief planning

ST. PAUL – Minnesota has appealed a federal government decision not to provide financial aid for individuals recovering from June storms as legislators begin preparing for a special session to deal with recent storm costs.

Bemidji Pioneer, 08/02/2012

Willmar lawmaker to lead disaster-relief planning

ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Sen. Joe Gimse will lead Senate efforts to develop a disaster-relief bill, probably starting with a meeting next week.

Bemidji Pioneer, 08/01/2012

Court justices could decide amendment ballot wording

ST. PAUL – Six Minnesota Supreme Court justices will decide who has the power to create titles for proposed constitutional amendments.

Bemidji Pioneer, 08/01/2012

Kelliher among new MnSCU trustees

ST. PAUL -- Former Minnesota House Speaker Margaret Anderson Kelliher is among new Minnesota State Colleges and Universities trustees.

Bemidji Pioneer, 07/31/2012

State claims court case threatens 90 years of constitutional amendments

ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota attorney general’s office says a case the state Supreme Court heard this morning could jeopardize constitutional amendments passed in the last 90 years.

Bemidji Pioneer, 07/31/2012

Law expands illegal synthetic drugs

ST. PAUL – More synthetic drugs will be illegal under a law taking effect Wednesday, and a state agency will be able to act faster to make newly developed versions illegal.

Bemidji Pioneer, 07/29/2012

Capitol Chatter: As Romney running mate, Pawlenty could face issues

ST. PAUL — Tim Pawlenty could get his wish to join a national ticket in the next few days.

Bemidji Pioneer, 07/29/2012

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