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June 21, 2018
Census: Minnesota's diversity growth continues
June 21, 2018 - 8:55am
June 12, 2018
5 vie for county commissioner seat
June 12, 2018 - 1:53pm
Dave Thiede
Thiede announces re-election bid
June 12, 2018 - 9:27am
St. Paul Park urges water conservation in light of new well test
June 12, 2018 - 8:48am
June 5, 2018
Democracy shows through in crowded attorney general race
June 5, 2018 - 8:13pm
Keith Franke
Reps. Franke and Jurgens eye re-election bid
June 5, 2018 - 1:36pm
June 4, 2018
Attorney General Lori Swanson and U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan tell the media on Monday, June 4, 2018, they are running for Minnesota governor and lieutenant governor. Swanson dropped out of the Democratic endorsement race for her current job over the weekend and Nolan earlier announced he is retiring. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Busy Minnesota political day includes Swanson for governor announcement
June 4, 2018 - 6:56pm
Jurgens seeks re-election for House 54B
June 4, 2018 - 4:19pm
May 31, 2018
U.S. Rep. Tim Walz and Minnesota Rep. Peggy Flanagan talk about their campaign for governor and lieutenant governor Thursday, May 31, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Democrats to set stage for 'important' election
May 31, 2018 - 4:21pm
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Michelle Fischbach and former Gov. Tim Pawlenty share a laugh Thursday, May 31, 2018, after Pawlenty introduced Fishbach as his running mate. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Fischbach wants to keep job, with Pawlenty as Minn. governor
May 31, 2018 - 1:47pm
May 30, 2018
Construction on the HERO Center is likely to begin this fall. Courtesy of the city of Cottage Grove
Bonding bill includes HERO Center in Cottage Grove
May 30, 2018 - 5:06pm
Making a point, Gov. Mark Dayton announces on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, that had signed a public works bill funding projects across Minnesota. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MN lawmakers claim a bonding victory as Dayton signs with objections
May 30, 2018 - 3:12pm
Photo courtesy of Steve Dennis
Mayor, councilman promote Cottage Grove at Las Vegas conference
May 30, 2018 - 12:26pm
St. Paul Park Police Officer Matthew Bagan was sworn in at the May 7 City Council meeting, where his father, Tom Bagan, pinned his badge on. Courtesy of St. Paul Park Police Department
Bagan sworn into police force
May 30, 2018 - 7:49am
May 29, 2018
U.S. Bank Stadium, venue of this year's Super Bowl, as seen from a Department of Homeland Security Blackhawk helicopter that will be patrolling the skies during the game in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S. January 29, 2018. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Minnesota Super Bowl adds $400 million to economy
May 29, 2018 - 1:32pm