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Stories with person: Tom Bakk
  • Dayton considers special session for Mille Lacs walleye drop 
    Updated: Jul-28-15 8:44 pm

    ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Gov. Mark Dayton is considering calling a special session if the walleye season is closed on Mille Lacs Lake.

  • Political feud reopens as Dayton hikes agency head pay 
    Updated: Jul-01-15 5:54 pm

    ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Gov. Mark Dayton gave significant raises Wednesday to the various department heads who work under him, bumping the annual salaries of 11 executive branch commissioners to more than $150,000 while reigniting a political fight over public-sector pay that could spill into Minnesota's 2016 legislative campaign.