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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
April 18, 2017
Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., questions Supreme Court nominee judge Neil Gorsuch during his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington March 21, 2017. (Joshua Roberts Reuters)
Franken's rising national profile is no joke
April 18, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 24, 2017
Members of the Minnesota House voted Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, to pass a bill allowing Sunday liquor sales. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
South Washington County lawmakers on Sunday alcohol sales: Yes, yes, undecided
February 24, 2017 - 12:51pm
February 15, 2017
Clergy and volunteers throughout the state joined Protect Minnesota Executive Director Nancy Nord Bence Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2017, for the group's Broken Hearts Day event to address gun violence. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Protect Minnesota takes aim at 'lifetime permit' gun bill introduced in Legislature
February 15, 2017 - 8:40am
January 23, 2017
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton collapses while giving his annual State of the State Address in the House Chambers of the State Capitol in St. Paul, Monday, January 23, 2017. (St. Paul Pioneer Press: Scott Takushi)
Dayton collapses during State of State speech
January 23, 2017 - 8:29pm
January 22, 2017
Demonstrators gathered outside of St. Paul College before the Women's March Minnesota in St. Paul on Saturday, Jan 21. (Special to the Pioneer Press: Liam James Doyle)
Nearly 100,000 join Women’s March in St. Paul as crowd estimate moves up
January 22, 2017 - 7:59am
January 13, 2017
County: More state money, or property taxes could rise
January 13, 2017 - 10:19am
January 7, 2017
Bonding a common bond for south Washington County lawmakers
January 7, 2017 - 3:09pm
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