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January 9, 2019
From left to right: Rep. Tou Xiong (DFL-District 53A), Rep. Anne Claflin (DFL-54A), Sen. Susan Kent (DFL-53), Sen. Karla Bigham (DFL-54) and Rep. Steve Sandell (DFL-53B) at the League of Women Voters legislative session preview panel on Jan. 5. Hannah Black / RiverTown Multimedia
Local legislators preview priorities for upcoming session
January 9, 2019 - 11:21am
Senators (from left) Karin Housley (R-St. Mary’s Point), Susan Kent (DFL-Woodbury), Karla Bigham (DFL-Cottage Grove) and Mike Goggin (R-Red Wing) on the Senate floor Jan. 8, 2019, for the start of the 2019 state legislative session. Michael Brun / Forum News Serviceplay button
Session 2019: Lawmakers push for early wins, signal splits are on the horizon
January 9, 2019 - 10:55am
January 4, 2019
Gov. Mark Dayton talks in the Governor's Residence in St. Paul on Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2018. Andy Rathbun / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Outgoing Gov. Mark Dayton: ‘I was part of making things happen’
January 4, 2019 - 10:26am
January 3, 2019
Cottage Grove City Council appoints Wayne Butt to open seat
January 3, 2019 - 5:00am
January 2, 2019
Minnesota traffic deaths increase 6% in 2018
January 2, 2019 - 3:43pm
December 31, 2018
Top 10: 3M settled with state for $850 million, work groups work on solutions
December 31, 2018 - 5:00pm
December 30, 2018
Karla Bigham
Top 10: Bigham bests McNamara for Schoen's old seat
December 30, 2018 - 5:00am
December 29, 2018
The opening weekend June 23-24, 2018, at Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park gave visitors their first look at newly restored forests. Yvonne Klinnert / Washington County
Top 10: Ravine Regional park reopens
December 29, 2018 - 5:00am
December 28, 2018
The long-awaited East Metro Public Safety Training Center — formerly known as the HERO (Health and Emergency Response Occupations) Center — broke ground and began mass site-grading Oct. 11. It’s anticipated that construction will last about one year and then open at its site next to City Hall. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Top 10: HERO Center moves forward, breaks ground
December 28, 2018 - 5:00pm
The Indian head mosaic at Park High School was removed June 10 after protests. File photo
Top 10: Indian mosaic removed at Park
December 28, 2018 - 5:00am
December 27, 2018
City officials, fire fighters and retired firefighters uncoupled a fire hose to officially open the new Central Fire Station June 2. File photo
Top 10: New Central Fire Station opens
December 27, 2018 - 5:00pm
Suspects indicted on federal charges suspected in St. Croix County home invasion
December 27, 2018 - 11:29am
Top 10: Students protest school shootings
December 27, 2018 - 5:00am
December 26, 2018
Government and 3M working group discusses options for water treatment
December 26, 2018 - 12:00pm
An aerial view of the new Oltman Middle School. District 833 officials hosted a grand opening Sept. 23. Photo courtesy of South Washington County Schools
Top 10: New Oltman Middle School opens
December 26, 2018 - 5:00am