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October 16, 2017
Minnesota's restrained bid for Amazon headquarters ready to send
October 16, 2017 - 9:04pm
October 9, 2017
MNsure Executive Allison O'Toole. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MNSure CEO sys reinsurance is 'short-term fix'
October 9, 2017 - 9:23pm
October 5, 2017
Executive Director John Jaschke of the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources announces Thursday, Oct.5, 2017, that 94 percent of farmers required to meet a Nov. 1 deadline to install buffers already have done so. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Many farmers comply with controversial buffer law
October 5, 2017 - 5:29pm
October 4, 2017
Congressman Collin Peterson, D-Minn., speaks about the 50-million dollars that will go toward conservation efforts in the Red River Valley basin Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at the Marriot in Moorhead, Minn. Peterson was accompanied by Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Senators Amy Klobuchar, John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp and Representative Kevin Cramer. Nick Wagner / The Forum
Here's how much money Minn. candidates have received from gun rights lobbyists
October 4, 2017 - 2:20pm
September 25, 2017
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minneota  reacts during a news conference in Riga, Latvia Dec. 28, 2016. Ints Kalnins / Reuters
Klobuchar says troubled health care bill shows need for bipartisan work
September 25, 2017 - 9:58pm
September 20, 2017
The city council is discussing options for future use of the former city pool building and site. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Cottage Grove municipal pool site may be sold, developed
September 20, 2017 - 8:30am
September 18, 2017
There are 48,600 solar panels at the Paynesville Auoroa Solar project site that started generating 10 MWdc of solar power this month. The power generated here is purchased by Xcel Energy. (Carolyn Lange / Forum News Service)
Community solar gardens rise in popularity, except with some neighbors
September 18, 2017 - 8:55am
August 28, 2017
Craft Beer and Kitchen, an independently run restaurant located off Radio Drive, closed May 28, 2017. Youssef Rddad / RiverTown Multimedia
Craft closure leaves some wanting more local restaurants in Woodbury
August 28, 2017 - 4:10pm
August 25, 2017
U.S. Rep. Tim Walz, who serves southern Minnesota, speaks at Farmfest in early August 2017. He is a candidate in a crowded 2018 Minnesota Democratic governor race. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Minnesotans working in Wisconsin to get credit
August 25, 2017 - 1:37pm
August 11, 2017
Minnesota's sewage systems are aging, with state officials saying many need major upgrades in coming years. Minnesota Pollution Control Agency photo.
Water quality remains a Minnesota problem. State launches effort to make improvements.
August 11, 2017 - 11:35am
Cottage Grove ambulance, building inspector included in planned 3 percent levy increase
August 11, 2017 - 8:30am
August 7, 2017
Minnesota Commissioner of Education Brenda Cassellius
Minnesota test shows minorities still struggle
August 7, 2017 - 6:14pm
August 5, 2017
Refinery road in St. Paul Park to get a redo
August 5, 2017 - 8:30am
August 3, 2017
Minnesota license bureaus down for several hours as new computer system shows glitches
August 3, 2017 - 6:44pm
Proposed 3 percent levy hike includes new employees for Cottage Grove
August 3, 2017 - 4:30pm
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