- State budget: a closer look
Last-minute rush at licensing offices before possible shutdown
The waiting room at the state license bureau office on Basset Drive was full and spilling into the lobby for a time Wednesday afternoon. Lines at the Blue Earth County License Center on Fifth Street were also stretching longer than usual this week.
Shutdown: Most bets are off in Blue Earth County
Blue Earth County doesn’t know which state services would be maintained during a shutdown, but benefit checks, health care and food assistance seem like safe bets.
Shutdown would hit Mankato area MnDOT hard
Barring a major breakthrough today at the state Capitol, the unemployment rate on Mankato’s Bassett Drive is going to spike on Friday.
Mankato says it can handle short-term shutdown
City offices will be closed July1 no matter what state does, however.
In case of state shutdown, Open Door for health care
Clinic wants it known: It’s an alternative to ER for those who lose coverage
Another day, no deal at Capitol to avert shutdown
Republican leaders stage press conference at Stillwater bridge
Minn. shutdowns of ’05, ’11: How they compare
Shutdown 2011 stands to be far more sweeping than in 2005.
State budget talks end abruptly
A Gov. Dayton spokeswoman said the Sunday meeting’s quick end wasn’t a breakdown in talks.
State shutdown would halt new Hwy. 14 interchange
Many road construction projects, even state-funded ones, can continue in a state government shutdown, at least for a few weeks.
Debate over taxes may hold surprises for some
or months, the crux of the disagreement between Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton and the Republican-controlled Legislature has been framed by increasingly well-worn catch-phrases.
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