Gov. Mark Dayton this past week unveiled a proposed state budget and tax plan that would, among other things, lower Minnesota's sales tax from 6.875 percent to 5.5 percent but broaden it to cover more items such as higher-priced clothing, car repairs and other services.
That was among the major news stories on Roseville Patch during the last week with more than 100 reader comments weighing in about the governor's proposals. To see the story click on to this link.
Meanwhile, here are a few other significant stories of the past week. Click on to the highlghted links to see the full reports:
Public Hearing Set for Monday on Proposed County Road D Project:
The Roseville City Council is scheduled to take public comments at its meeting this coming Monday (Jan. 28) on whether a section of County Road D should undergo reconstruction.
'It Took Guts to Put an Actual Plan on The Table'
Is Flu Fading in Roseville?
Parents Talk: Teens Behaving Badly