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February 8, 2018
Voters in the district have been swamped with political fliers, sent mostly from special interest groups, state party organizations and PACs rather than directly from the candidates. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
PACs, special interests flood area mailboxes with political ads
February 8, 2018 - 8:30am
February 6, 2018
DFLer Karla Bigham and Republican Denny McNamara faced off Jan. 30 at Cottage Grove City Hall for a Senate District 54 candidate forum. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Senate candidates face off at forum
February 6, 2018 - 4:30pm
December 5, 2017
(From left) Leilani Holmstadt, Denny McNamara, Karla Bigham
Holmstadt, McNamara eye Senate seat as Franke opts against run; Schoen submits resignation letter
December 5, 2017 - 9:10am
December 3, 2017
Letter to the editor: Distraught by Schoen news, but don't overlook GOP agenda
December 3, 2017 - 8:45am
November 27, 2017
Former state Rep. Denny McNamara said Monday he will run for Senate in a special election. Forum News Service file photo
McNamara jumps into Senate race; Bigham also running
November 27, 2017 - 5:16pm
November 22, 2017
Karla Bigham announced she will run for the Minnesota Senate in a special election following Sen. Dan Schoen's resignation. Submitted photo
Former state lawmaker Bigham announces Senate run; GOP Reps. Jurgens and Franke considering bids
November 22, 2017 - 11:14am
November 21, 2017
Sen. Dan Schoen, DFL-St. Paul Park, will resign Wednesday amid sexual harassment allegations, his attorney said. Forum News Service file photo
Sen. Schoen to resign amid sexual harassment allegations
November 21, 2017 - 5:25pm
November 14, 2017
State Sen. Dan Schoen, DFL-St. Paul Park, was accused of sexual harassment by multiple women in Minnesota politics, according to a MinnPost report published Nov. 8. A Senate staff also filed a complaint against him Nov. 14. Forum News Service file photo
Female Senate staffer charges that Schoen sent her sexual photo in 2015
November 14, 2017 - 9:47pm
November 8, 2017
State Sen. Dan Schoen, DFL-St. Paul Park, was accused of sexual harassment by multiple women in Minnesota politics, according to a MinnPost report published Nov. 8. Forum News Service file photo by Don Davis
Sen. Dan Schoen pressured to resign amid sexual harassment allegations
November 8, 2017 - 11:50pm
May 17, 2017
Sen. Dan Schoen
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: Fighting to make PTSD a workplace illness
May 17, 2017 - 1:13pm
April 28, 2017
Sen. Dan Schoen
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: The House majority and transit for our district
April 28, 2017 - 12:23pm
December 24, 2016
Letter to the editor: Sieben appreciated opportunity to serve
December 24, 2016 - 8:00am
October 19, 2016
Dan Schoen, the DFL candidate for Senate District 54, participates in a League of Women Voters forum Tuesday in Cottage Grove. Leilani Holmstadt, the Republican candidate in the Senate race, refused to take part in the forum over what she said is the League's DFL-aligned lobbying efforts. (Bulletin photo by Scott Wente)
Holmstadt cites League of Women Voters' advocacy in refusing to take part in candidate forum
October 19, 2016 - 6:00am
April 20, 2009
BRIEFLY: Senators approve college budget cuts
April 20, 2009 - 7:49am