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Cottage Grove, Newport city council candidates share views on local economy, taxes
Absentee voting under way; extra hours Nov. 1
Public meetings planned on School District 833 facilities proposals
NB Hwy. 61 closed after semitrailer crash in Newport
Business focus of final south Washington County candidate forum
crime and courts
East Ridge Wrestling: Everson set to take over Raptors program
Top of the class: Connor Stevenson named Mr. Soccer
New Life Football: Rice shines, but Eagles drop regular season finale
Minnesota’s finest: Annie Williams honored as Ms. Soccer finalist
East Ridge Swim and Dive: Raptors finish off busy stretch
Feast of frights: Haunted options aplenty in Cottage Grove
Up to speed: Cottage Grove running group looks to grow
St. Paul Park singer to perform in Minnesota Sings contest
arts and entertainment
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Washington County commissioner candidate viewpoint: Karla Bigham
Washington County commissioner candidate viewpoint: Autumn Lehrke
Letter: Bigham will have collaborative approach
Letter: Dennis will go above and beyond
Letter: Schoen should stick to day job
Get Out! Deals
November 2, 2009
Party endorsement of school board candidates draws scrutiny
The Republican Party of Minnesota has made a late push in support of three candidates for the District 833 School Board, delivering flyers touting the party's support to area doorsteps and angering some candidates who said Monday the race should remain non-partisan. Literature backing...
November 2, 2009 - 5:29pm
August 27, 2009
State GOP goes on the offensive
RED WING, Minn. - State Republican Party officials launched the opening salvo Wednesday in what they say will be an aggressive effort to take back legislative seats. It began with Sen. Steve Murphy, a lawmaker who is "out of touch" with his district, said Minnesota Republican Party...
August 27, 2009 - 9:09am
June 30, 2009
Hamilton promoted in GOP
ST. PAUL - A southwestern Minnesota legislator who delivered some memorable speeches this year will be an assistant House minority leader. Rep. Rod Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake, was named to that position by new Minority Leader Kurt Zellers, R-Maple Grove. Zellers has made no other...
June 30, 2009 - 8:04am
April 9, 2009
Viewpoint: Raising taxes is the wrong approach to budget woes
As the Easter holiday approaches, I must say I am disappointed at the lack of progress the Legislature has made toward eliminating our $6.3 billion budget deficit for fiscal year 2010-11. But now that the Minnesota House Democrats have released their budget plans, I'm hopeful this...
April 9, 2009 - 7:00am
February 5, 2009
Republicans want pay freeze
ST. PAUL - Minnesota Senate Republicans want to freeze all state and local government workers' pay. The proposal goes a step beyond Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty, who last week said he favored a freeze, but has not offered a bill to do that. Assistant Senate Minority Leader Geoff...
February 5, 2009 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
Sept. 26, 2008 podcast: Denny McNamara
In this week's podcast, I feature a portion of my interview with Rep. Denny McNamara, R-Hastings, who represents District 57B, and is up for re-election this fall. This is the first in a series of interviews with political candidates. As always, this episode includes a news summary. You...
September 26, 2008 - 4:50am
July 14, 2008
Republicans gear up for race for 134 House seats
The Minnesota House speaker was out of pocket, so House Majority Leader Tony Sertich of Chisholm was called upon the other day to discuss his party's legislative races. But while he is a political junkie, he had other things on his mind. After all, it was just days before he got...
July 14, 2008 - 12:00am