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April 14, 2016
Graff announces Cottage Grove council candidacy
April 14, 2016 - 11:52am
Minnesota state Sen. Katie Sieben of Cottage Grove says on Wednesday, April 13, 2016, that she retains hope that her bill to provide parental and family leave to workings will survive this legislative session. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota lawmakers ready to get down to budget specifics
April 14, 2016 - 8:22am
April 12, 2016
Minnesota House lights up fireworks
April 12, 2016 - 8:17am
April 8, 2016
Judge orders Lehrke to pay fine, file overdue report in campaign finance case
April 8, 2016 - 3:33pm
April 5, 2016
Peterson gets nod for DFL bid; Schoen, Slaten also get party endorsements
April 5, 2016 - 8:35am
April 1, 2016
Minnesota employers battle family leave plan; Sieben bill modified
April 1, 2016 - 11:27am
March 31, 2016
GOP 2nd District debate Thursday in Hastings
March 31, 2016 - 11:23am
March 16, 2016
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton announces on Tuesday a variety of budget increases that add up to $700 million. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Broadband, racial equity top Dayton's budget wish list
March 16, 2016 - 12:28pm
March 15, 2016
State Sen. Katie Sieben, DFL-Cottage Grove, talks about a bill March 7 to require most Minnesota businesses to provide paid parental and family leave to workers. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Sen. Sieben rolls out paid family leave plan
March 15, 2016 - 3:35pm
March 10, 2016
Rep. Dan Schoen, DFL-St. Paul Park, talks Thursday about a bill he backs that would require background checks for most gun buyers. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Schoen, Democrats try to expand gun background checks
March 10, 2016 - 4:54pm
Gov. Mark Dayton says in his State of the State speech Wednesday night, March 9, that his top priority is to save the state's fiscal condition. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Dayton spells out legislative plan in State of the State
March 10, 2016 - 1:35pm
March 8, 2016
Minnesota state Rep. Pat Garofalo of Farmington watches Tuesday as House Majority Leader Joyce Peppin of Rogers defends Republican attempts to link a business tax change to extending unemployment benefits on the Iron Range. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
House fails to pass Range unemployment bill on opening day
March 8, 2016 - 7:58pm
March 7, 2016
South Washington County lawmakers Rep. Dan Schoen (left), DFL-St. Paul Park; Sen. Katie Sieben, DFL-Cottage Grove; and Rep. Denny McNamara, R-Hastings, discussed their priorities for the legislative session and took questions at a town hall meeting in Cottage Grove on March 2. (Bulletin photo by Danielle Killey)
Area lawmakers anticipate 'divisive' session
March 7, 2016 - 11:30am
March 2, 2016
The large crowd in Cottage Grove's 4th Precinct at the Republican Party caucus was representative of big caucus turnout in south Washington County. (Bulletin photo by Scott Wente)
Rubio, Sanders do not dominate delegate count
March 2, 2016 - 9:59am
March 1, 2016
Anita Sandborgh distributes ballots in a crowded Republican precinct room in Cottage Grove. (Bulletin photo by Scott Wente)
South Washington County Republicans turn out in big numbers, support Cruz
March 1, 2016 - 10:16pm