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November 6, 2018
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar gives her victory speech at the DFL election night party in St. Paul, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Klobuchar wins re-election bid for Minnesota
November 6, 2018 - 11:53pm
Cottage Grove, Grey Cloud incumbents retain seats
November 6, 2018 - 11:46pm
Tina Smith
Smith bests Housley in special U.S. Senate race in Minnesota
November 6, 2018 - 11:44pm
People waited in line to vote Tuesday evening at the Washington County Service Center in Cottage Grove. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Weather doesn't slow down area voters
November 6, 2018 - 10:36pm
Starry stays ahead, wins Washington County sheriff race
November 6, 2018 - 9:12pm
Star Gazette retracts paid letter
November 6, 2018 - 1:05pm
November 5, 2018
Minnesota sees record amount of ad spending from outside organizations
November 5, 2018 - 6:37pm
Secretary of State candidates Howe, Simon talk election security
November 5, 2018 - 10:11am
Red Bulls arrive in Middle East on 9-month deployment
November 5, 2018 - 9:11am
November 4, 2018
Triple Angels assisted living has a strong start on the new 20-bed facility that will start with 10 beds in its first phase, with a planned expansion later at its 7150 W. Point Douglas Road location. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Construction tour: The changing face of Cottage Grove, residential and commercial
November 4, 2018 - 6:00pm
Here's your 2018 midterm election guide
November 4, 2018 - 7:00am
November 2, 2018
Stan Karwoski and Julie Ohs
Voter's guide: Here's what county board does and who's running
November 2, 2018 - 6:00am
October 30, 2018
Democrat Tim Walz, left, and Republican Jeff Johnson are vying for the Minnesota governor's seat. Walz is leading in the polls, but Johnson is narrowing the gap with less than two weeks to go until Election Day, Nov. 6. Forum News Service file photo
Minnesota governor candidates weigh in on 'birthright' issue
October 30, 2018 - 8:31pm
Minnesota campaign spending approaches $100M: Dems lead funding for state offices
October 30, 2018 - 8:07pm
October 29, 2018
Minnesota health insurance exchange’s open enrollment begins Thursday
October 29, 2018 - 3:29pm