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Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
Cottage Grove Arts Commission appoints new member
Hy-Vee and watershed granted sustainable city award in Cottage Grove
St. Paul Park Police reports for April 28
crime and courts
Softball: Young's homer lifts Park past Woodbury
Baseball: Park slips by Woodbury with Alt no-hitter
Boys' Hockey: Vogelgesang is hired as East Ridge head coach
Prep baseball: Pitch count rule was a matter of time
Boys' Lacrosse: Raptors continue work on new systems
Park puppeteers put death through its paces for 'Addams Family' musical
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
In musician's hands, vintage oil cans become electric guitars
Bexell was 'Cottage Grove's pastor'
Tao of Thao: Cottage Grove artist mixes the spiritual with the everyday
arts and entertainment
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Norma Jean Snider
Michael R. Fournelle, 68
Thomas G. Yetter, 68
Loretta M. Mailand, 89
Andrea J. Sonnee, 59
Keith Jacobus Viewpoint: The secret of success — great teachers
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: The House majority and transit for our district
Letter to the editor: House funding plans negatively impact local communities
Letters to the editor: Legislative session, transit funding
Viewpoint: Busy construction season ahead for south Washington County
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March 2, 2016
Rubio, Sanders do not dominate delegate count
Minnesota’s part of Super Tuesday produced super turnouts and some different results than most of the 11 other states weighing in on the nominees...
March 2, 2016 - 9:59am
February 26, 2016
Minnesota budget surplus slips
ST. PAUL -- A Minnesota economy and state budget report is a cautionary tale. While politicians haggled over taxes and spending, pretty much every state leader reacting to information that the state budget surplus slipped from $1.2 billion to $900 million said it is a sign that care...
February 26, 2016 - 3:22pm
February 25, 2016
State legislative preview features argument
ST. PAUL -- A heated exchange between Gov. Mark Dayton and House Speaker Kurt Daudt on Thursday may have yielded a preview of what to expect...
February 25, 2016 - 6:50pm
February 17, 2016
St. Paul Park mayor seeking state House seat
St. Paul Park Mayor Keith Franke wants to take the next political step. Franke said Wednesday he will seek the GOP endorsement for the District...
February 17, 2016 - 1:00pm
February 4, 2016
Cottage Grove council member to run for House
Cottage Grove City Council member Jen Peterson is making another run for state office. Peterson announced Thursday she will seek the DFL endorsement...
February 4, 2016 - 3:57pm
January 15, 2016
Dayton rejects private prison and $40 million additions to existing facilities
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton will not ask legislators to fix a prison overcrowding problem by borrowing state money to reopen a west-central Minnesota private prison or to expand existing state prisons like his corrections commissioner has suggested, he said Thursday. "It will be...
January 15, 2016 - 7:56am
Dayton aims money at small, rural communities with water woes
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota cities, especially small rural ones, ask the state for money almost every year to improve their sewage treatment systems....
January 15, 2016 - 7:55am
October 29, 2015
‘Person of interest’ named in Jacob Wetterling disappearance 26 years ago
MINNEAPOLIS -- Twenty-six years after the disappearance of 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling brought national media attention to central Minnesota,...
News/crime and courts
October 29, 2015 - 8:23pm
Federal judge orders quicker sex offender evaluation; state appeals
ST. PAUL -- A federal judge ordered Minnesota Thursday to give sex offenders in a state treatment program a chance to be released, but did not...
October 29, 2015 - 8:05pm