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August 23, 2016
Dan Lund and Tracy Rahm will go head to head for the Nov. 8 election.
Rahm, Lund to square off for mayor; seven running for council
August 23, 2016 - 2:48pm
Incumbent mayor Myron Bailey will run unopposed in the Nov. 8 election.
Bailey to run unopposed; Six to vie for two council seats
August 23, 2016 - 2:45pm
August 16, 2016
Election 2016: 2nd District race to garner attention
August 16, 2016 - 3:00pm
Election 2016: Two advance in special Washington County commissioner race
August 16, 2016 - 3:00pm
August 9, 2016
It'll be McCollum vs. Ryan in 4th District race
August 9, 2016 - 11:30pm
2nd District fight will be between Lewis and Craig
August 9, 2016 - 10:51pm
August 8, 2016
Lund and Rahm will face off for mayor of Newport in the Nov. 8 election.
Lund and Rahm to face off for mayor; seven challengers step into council race
August 8, 2016 - 3:24pm
August 6, 2016
South Washington County: Four run in 2nd District GOP primary Aug. 9
August 6, 2016 - 7:00am
August 4, 2016
Candidate Q&A: 2nd Congressional District
August 4, 2016 - 2:00pm
August 3, 2016
Current Mayor Myron Bailey has filed to run for his third term as Cottage Grove mayor.
Bailey to run unopposed for mayor; Six council candidates to run in election
August 3, 2016 - 12:04pm
June 5, 2016
Chairman Ken Martin of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party opens the state convention Saturday in Minneapolis. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Legislative races fill an election gap
June 5, 2016 - 12:03am
June 1, 2016
Rep. Denny McNamara, R-Hastings, said Wednesday he is withdrawing his candidacy for re-election and will retire from the Minnesota House after 14 years. Republican Tony Jurgens of Cottage Grove filed as a Republican for the House 54B seat Tuesday, the last day of the filing period. (RiverTown Multimedia file photo)
McNamara to retire; Cottage Grove's Tony Jurgens files for GOP in 54B
June 1, 2016 - 10:53am
May 23, 2016
Messy ending? Check. Special legislative session? We'll see
May 23, 2016 - 9:31pm
May 16, 2016
State Rep. Dave Baker of Willmar tells reporters May 13 about bills that he said could help reduce opioid problems. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota lawmakers fight back as overdose deaths rise
May 16, 2016 - 8:04am
May 15, 2016
Sen. Katie Sieben, DFL-Cottage Grove, holds her one of her catches during the governor’s fishing opener celebration Saturday on Big Sandy Lake in McGregor. (Photo courtesy Gov. Mark Dayton’s office)
Sieben casts with Dayton, Daudt in chilly fishing opener
May 15, 2016 - 9:30pm
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