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‘Wait and see’ on commercial vacancies in Cottage Grove
St. Paul Park police reports for Dec. 5
Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline using current route
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Minnesota reports state budget surplus, but with federal uncertainty
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Girls' Basketball: Wolfpack grind out win against Eagan
Boys Basketball: Raptors hold off Chanhassen in season opener
Season Preview: Park girls basketball looks to replace standout players
Season Preview: Park's top two scorers return to court
Season Preview: Wolfpack return experienced gymnasts
PHOTO GALLERY: See the Cottage Grove holiday lights contest winners and nominees
Sugar rush: Annual cookie sale draws a large crowd in St. Paul Park
‘Ugly Christmas Sweater’ run/walk Sunday in Cottage Grove for hungry students
Try these 4 innovative Thanksgiving leftover recipes
Take a hike: Free admission Friday to all Minnesota State Parks
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April 14, 2016
Graff announces Cottage Grove council candidacy
Cottage Grove has a candidate for one of its open City Council seats. Kim Graff announced this week she will make a bid for a council spot. “I have always been very interested in public service,” said Graff, who serves on the city’s Planning Commission. The council will have...
April 14, 2016 - 11:52am
Minnesota lawmakers ready to get down to budget specifics
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislators are ready to put specific numbers to their budget plans, which so far mostly have been generic rhetoric. Senate...
April 14, 2016 - 8:22am
April 12, 2016
Minnesota House lights up fireworks
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota House lit up fireworks legislation Monday, but Senate Democrats and Gov. Mark Dayton are expected to douse the red glare. The House voted 73-56 Monday to allow the same type of fireworks in Minnesota that residents now travel to Wisconsin, South Dakota and...
April 12, 2016 - 8:17am
April 8, 2016
Judge orders Lehrke to pay fine, file overdue report in campaign finance case
A Ramsey County judge fined Derrick Lehrke and ordered him to file an amended campaign finance report that explains how money from his past Minnesota House bid was used.
April 8, 2016 - 3:33pm
April 5, 2016
Peterson gets nod for DFL bid; Schoen, Slaten also get party endorsements
Area Democrats picked their candidates for three local legislative races. Cottage Grove City Council member Jen Peterson got the district’s endorsement for the House of Representatives 54A seat over Warren Claflin of South St. Paul. Attendees also endorsed Rep. Dan Schoen for the...
April 5, 2016 - 8:35am
April 1, 2016
Minnesota employers battle family leave plan; Sieben bill modified
ST. PAUL — Minnesota businesses strongly oppose legislation requiring them to join a proposed family leave insurance program. "This is MNsure all over again," Cam Winton of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce told a Senate committee March 30 as members considered whether to mandate...
April 1, 2016 - 11:27am
March 31, 2016
GOP 2nd District debate Thursday in Hastings
The Minnesota 2nd Congressional District Republican Party has scheduled a U.S. House candidate debate from 6-8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 31, at the Hastings High School Auditorium.
March 31, 2016 - 11:23am
March 16, 2016
Broadband, racial equity top Dayton's budget wish list
ST. PAUL -- Giving all Minnesotans equal access to high-speed Internet and promoting racial economic equality are Gov. Mark Dayton's top requests...
March 16, 2016 - 12:28pm
March 15, 2016
Sen. Sieben rolls out paid family leave plan
Sen. Katie Sieben proposes all Minnesota workers have access to a paid family and medical leave program. Sieben, DFL-Cottage Grove, last week...
March 15, 2016 - 3:35pm
March 10, 2016
Schoen, Democrats try to expand gun background checks
A new effort to require background checks on all Minnesota gun buyers began Thursday, but gun owner groups, Republicans and some rural Democrats...
March 10, 2016 - 4:54pm
Dayton spells out legislative plan in State of the State
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton laid out a plan for the 2016 legislative session Wednesday night, ranging from expanding broadband high-speed Internet...
March 10, 2016 - 1:35pm
March 8, 2016
House fails to pass Range unemployment bill on opening day
Nearly all Minnesota lawmakers say the state should extend unemployment benefits to laid-off Iron Range workers, but the state House failed to...
March 8, 2016 - 7:58pm
March 7, 2016
Area lawmakers anticipate 'divisive' session
One of the shortest legislative sessions also could be one of the most divisive, according to south Washington County lawmakers. “I would...
March 7, 2016 - 11:30am
March 2, 2016
Rubio, Sanders do not dominate delegate count
Minnesota’s part of Super Tuesday produced super turnouts and some different results than most of the 11 other states weighing in on the nominees...
March 2, 2016 - 9:59am
March 1, 2016
South Washington County Republicans turn out in big numbers, support Cruz
Republicans showed up in big numbers in south Washington County, reflecting the trend across the state for both parties in Minnesota’s precinct...
March 1, 2016 - 10:16pm