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August 22, 2018
Cottage Grove budget requests keep levy increase steady
The Cottage Grove budget is looking to hold strong on a 3-percent levy increase goal for 2019. Finance Director Robin Roland expects an estimated...
August 22, 2018 - 12:57pm
August 21, 2018
An effortless victory: How Jeff Swenson won a race he wasn't running
Although Jeff Swenson didn't spend a single dollar or a minute on campaigning, 1,405 voters ensured he will appear on the ballot this November...
August 21, 2018 - 5:00pm
Seven vie for two open Newport council seats
The City Council race heated up in the last few days of the filing period with candidates flooding in to fill two open seats. Current City Council...
August 21, 2018 - 11:09am
August 18, 2018
Minnesota state primary results: Walz, Johnson led in Washington County
Jeff Johnson and Tim Walz will be Minnesotans' choices for governor this fall. "I think we sent a message, people want something different,"...
August 18, 2018 - 9:57am
August 17, 2018
Preliminary townhome proposal frustrates neighbors
NEWPORT — A preliminary proposal made back in April has caused waves among many in Newport, especially those living along the Mississippi River's edge. Developer Mark McCain inquired at the April 5 Newport Economic Development Authority meeting about possibly constructing a...
August 17, 2018 - 7:00pm
August 15, 2018
Candidate who withdrew from race earns spot on November ballot
Although he dropped out of the race weeks ago, one Washington County Board candidate has won enough votes in the Minnesota state primary to advance to the November general election. In what has been a historic primary across the state for its unusually high turnout, Stan Karwoski...
August 15, 2018 - 1:43pm
August 14, 2018
Washington County Board primary races: Karwoski, Ohs lead in D2; It's Johnson, Swenson in D4
Stan Karwoski and Julie Ohs pulled away from Joe Delaney Tuesday in the Washington County Board District 2 primary race, while five candidates...
August 14, 2018 - 10:36pm
August 13, 2018
Minnesota primary features plenty of twists
ST. PAUL — The 2018 primary election is as different as it gets, with more contests than usual, late surprises and a ton of votes already...
August 13, 2018 - 3:16pm
August 10, 2018
Interest in Minnesota primary seems high
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn.—Minnesotans are interested in the primary election. Almost triple the number of early ballots have been cast compared...
August 10, 2018 - 2:53pm
Minnesota Attorney General Swanson denies pressuring employees to work for campaign
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson denies allegations that an aide hired workers in her state office to do campaign work....
August 10, 2018 - 2:22pm
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota nice may not rule campaigns
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. — Political candidates brought their best "Minnesota nice" to Farmfest. But voters should not get used to that. "First...
August 10, 2018 - 12:44pm
Changes made at Zumbrota campground as outbreak investigation continues
As the investigation continues into an outbreak of a waterborne illness this summer at a Zumbrota campground, state health officials have been...
August 10, 2018 - 11:50am
August 9, 2018
Cottage Grove partners with online survey platform
The city will be ramping up public engagement over digital platforms in the latest effort following the My Future Cottage Grove recommendation received last year. Last year, the city completed the engagement process through Next Generation Consulting. At the end, six recommendations...
August 9, 2018 - 10:45am
Old and new candidates move into Newport Council race
With two seats up for election on the Newport City Council, there are opportunities for new candidates to move in. City Council members Roz Johnson...
August 9, 2018 - 9:21am
August 8, 2018
Candidate Q&A: Washington County Board District 2
Ahead of the Aug. 14 primary, RiverTown Multimedia spoke by phone with each of the three candidates running for the Washington County Board...
August 8, 2018 - 3:01pm