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August 17, 2018
Preliminary townhome proposal frustrates neighbors
August 17, 2018 - 7:00pm
August 15, 2018
Candidate who withdrew from race earns spot on November ballot
August 15, 2018 - 1:43pm
August 14, 2018
Washington County Board primary races: Karwoski, Ohs lead in D2; It's Johnson, Swenson in D4
August 14, 2018 - 10:36pm
Governor candidate Tim Walz speaks to the June 2018 Minnesota Democratic convention. He was not endorsed then, but came out ahead in Tuesday's primary vote. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Walz, Johnson win governor primaries; to face off in fall
August 14, 2018 - 10:07pm
August 13, 2018
News cameras focus on U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison on June 5, 2018, as he signs paperwork to withdraw from running for re-election in favor of running for Minnesota attorney general. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota primary features plenty of twists
August 13, 2018 - 3:16pm
August 10, 2018
Minnesota governor candidates and campaign staffers listen to Kent Thisse explain rules for a candidate forum at Farmfest on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Interest in Minnesota primary seems high
August 10, 2018 - 2:53pm
Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson talks to the media in July of 2018. In August, a news website reported that some people in her office were pressured to help her campaign. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota Attorney General Swanson denies pressuring employees to work for campaign
August 10, 2018 - 2:22pm
Fila files for Stillwater School Board seat
August 10, 2018 - 1:58pm
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota nice may not rule campaigns
August 10, 2018 - 12:44pm
August 8, 2018
Candidate Q&A: Washington County Board District 2
August 8, 2018 - 3:01pm
(From left) Wayne Johnson, Marvin Taylor, John Thorson and Bill Sumner.
Candidate Q&A: Washington County Board District 4
August 8, 2018 - 2:51pm
August 6, 2018
The lake is located near Jamaica Avenue and the border between Cottage Grove and Woodbury. RiverTown Multimedia / William Loeffler
Shepards Lake or Lake Robert? Groups petition to name lake near Cottage Grove-Woodbury border
August 6, 2018 - 5:27pm
August 3, 2018
Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson arrives at a Mankato Mnnesota governor candidate forum. Like other forums, he was the lone Republican attending before the Aug. 14, 2018, primary election. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota GOP governor candidates come with differences
August 3, 2018 - 3:40pm
August 2, 2018
Corey Olson fields a call at the Red River Regional Dispatch Center in downtown Fargo in this file photo. David Samson / Forum News Service
CenturyLink vendor again blamed for 911 outage in multi-state outage
August 2, 2018 - 7:17pm
August 1, 2018
County Board briefs: County applies for winter trails funding
August 1, 2018 - 2:08pm
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