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October 27, 2017
Dan Starry was sworn in May 2 as the new Washington County Sheriff. Tenth Judicial District Judge Gregory G. Galler administered the oath while Starry’s wife Jeanice held the Bible. Submitted photo courtesy of Washington County.
Washington County sheriff announces election bid
October 27, 2017 - 8:30am
October 24, 2017
St. Paul Park council candidate Q&A: Retired firefighter Zenner looks for smooth city management
October 24, 2017 - 3:30pm
St. Paul Park council candidate Q&A: Swenson concentrates on city finances
October 24, 2017 - 3:30pm
St. Paul Park council candidate Q&A: Roth promises 'thoughtful, balanced decisions'
October 24, 2017 - 3:30pm
October 23, 2017
St. Paul Park mayor candidate Q&A: Dingle wants to continue planning for city's future
October 23, 2017 - 3:47pm
St. Paul Park mayor candidate Q&A: Cison has 'deep love' for city
October 23, 2017 - 3:47pm
St. Paul Park mayor candidate Q&A: Community engagement is key for Downs
October 23, 2017 - 3:46pm
September 26, 2017
Mayoral hopefuls Andrew Cison, Sandi Dingle and Patrick Downs debated at a voters forum Sept. 19. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
St. Paul Park candidates face off on development, climate at forum
September 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
August 24, 2017
Mayor Sandi Dingle and council member Jeff Swenson are running for re-election.
Incumbents, new faces step into St. Paul Park city council race
August 24, 2017 - 10:41am
August 16, 2017
Cheesman moves out: St. Paul Park council member resigns after move to Cottage Grove
August 16, 2017 - 8:30am
August 9, 2017
Patrick Downs (far left) and Andrew Cison (center) are running for mayor, while Dale Roth is campaigning for a council seat. Submitted photos
Candidates filing for St. Paul Park council seats
August 9, 2017 - 10:47am
June 7, 2017
New Minnesota GOP chair aims to bring metro, rural factions together
June 7, 2017 - 5:00pm
May 24, 2017
Jeff Erdmann. Submitted photo
Rosemount teacher announces 2018 congressional run
May 24, 2017 - 5:11pm
May 9, 2017
Farhio Khalif testifies to a Minnesota House committee Wednesday, May 3, 2017, about a procedure she underwent as a child known as female genital mutilation, also called female circumcision. With her is Rep. Mary Franson of Alexandria, sponsor of a bill making the procedure a felony; parents could be prosecuted under the bill. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers seeking increased female genital mutilation penalties
May 9, 2017 - 3:00pm
Justice David Stras, a candidate for re-election to the Minnesota Supreme Court. (Submitted photo)
Trump picks Minnesota justice for federal court
May 9, 2017 - 9:46am