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August 22, 2018
Cottage Grove budget requests keep levy increase steady
August 22, 2018 - 12:57pm
August 21, 2018
Jeff Swenson is a four-term St. Paul Park City Council Member.
An effortless victory: How Jeff Swenson won a race he wasn't running
August 21, 2018 - 5:00pm
Seven vie for two open Newport council seats
August 21, 2018 - 11:09am
August 18, 2018
Election Judge Sue Schiro wears an “I voted” sticker on her shirt after casting a ballot for the primary elections at the Willmar Chamber of Commerce Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. .Erica Dischino / Forum News Service
Minnesota state primary results: Walz, Johnson led in Washington County
August 18, 2018 - 9:57am
August 17, 2018
Preliminary townhome proposal frustrates neighbors
August 17, 2018 - 7:00pm
August 15, 2018
Candidate who withdrew from race earns spot on November ballot
August 15, 2018 - 1:43pm
August 14, 2018
Washington County Board primary races: Karwoski, Ohs lead in D2; It's Johnson, Swenson in D4
August 14, 2018 - 10:36pm
August 13, 2018
News cameras focus on U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison on June 5, 2018, as he signs paperwork to withdraw from running for re-election in favor of running for Minnesota attorney general. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota primary features plenty of twists
August 13, 2018 - 3:16pm
August 10, 2018
Minnesota governor candidates and campaign staffers listen to Kent Thisse explain rules for a candidate forum at Farmfest on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Interest in Minnesota primary seems high
August 10, 2018 - 2:53pm
Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson talks to the media in July of 2018. In August, a news website reported that some people in her office were pressured to help her campaign. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota Attorney General Swanson denies pressuring employees to work for campaign
August 10, 2018 - 2:22pm
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota nice may not rule campaigns
August 10, 2018 - 12:44pm
Changes made at Zumbrota campground as outbreak investigation continues
August 10, 2018 - 11:50am
August 9, 2018
Cottage Grove partners with online survey platform
August 9, 2018 - 10:45am
Old and new candidates move into Newport Council race
August 9, 2018 - 9:21am
August 8, 2018
Candidate Q&A: Washington County Board District 2
August 8, 2018 - 3:01pm