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HOUSING AND REDEV
EQUITY ALLIANCE 9-21-16
POLICE DEPART AUCTION wbb
EQUITY ALLIANCE 8-17-16
Norman M. Lorentzsen, 99
Gary Carlton, 63
Jean Ekern, 91
John N. DeMorest, 54
Mary E. Edwards, 75
LETTER: 622 referendum would help us keep up at award-winning school
LETTER: District 622 believes in quality education
LETTER: Budget cut of 85 teachers equates to 85 jobs leaving our district
LETTER: A cheaper use of taxpayer money should be found to increase transit
LETTER: End gridlock in St. Paul; elect Gillespie!
Real Estate Showcase
July 16, 2016
Candidates have means to help their campaigns
ST. PAUL—All of the major candidates running for Congress in Minnesota's 2nd District are millionaires, a fact that could come into play...
July 16, 2016 - 12:01pm
July 14, 2016
2nd District race heats up with GOP primary one month out
The Republican battle for Congress in Minnesota's 2nd District is dominated by one word: electability. Even as front-runners Jason Lewis and...
July 14, 2016 - 11:25am
June 20, 2016
LETTER: Democrat Party chairman tries to out-smart Woodbury voters?
Democrat State Party Chairman Ken Martin recently wrote your paper to point fingers regarding this year’s legislative session. He conveniently...
June 20, 2016 - 5:00pm
June 8, 2016
Trust lacking, but Minnesota leaders hope for special session
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's political leaders say they have a problem trusting each other, but on Tuesday they pledged to continue trying to pass...
June 8, 2016 - 10:15am
June 4, 2016
LETTER: Republicans ask for special session because they failed taxpayers
For the second year in a row, the House Republican Caucus failed to get its work done for the citizens of Minnesota. With months to finish their...
June 4, 2016 - 12:00pm
June 2, 2016
Scenes from the legislative session
Scenes from the Minnesota legislative session
June 2, 2016 - 5:48pm
May 23, 2016
LETTER: On education, transportation and bonding, Kent fails taxpayers
DFL Chairman Ken Martin's recent letter to the editor was laughable. I wonder if he has even been paying attention this session! The biggest...
May 23, 2016 - 5:48pm
May 4, 2016
LETTER: Kent should stand up for families, let go of gas tax increase
Kent should stand up for families, let go of gas tax increase Considering there were only two items on the 2016 Minnesota state legislative agenda...
May 4, 2016 - 5:05pm
LETTER: Gillespie shows dedication and respect for democratic principles
Thank you all for your support and good wishes. I want to thank Woodbury and all of you who have supported me in my run for office in the last...
May 4, 2016 - 5:05pm
April 30, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Improve outcomes in Minnesota corrections system
Often in our state legislature, votes are split strictly on party lines. However, when we seek solutions to issues within our criminal justice...
April 30, 2016 - 12:54am
April 28, 2016
Local DFL convention attendees endorse Gillespie, plus incumbents
Senate District 53 DFL, which includes the cities of Woodbury and Landfall and parts of Maplewood and Oakdale, held its local convention on...
April 28, 2016 - 9:21am
April 18, 2016
Kent seeks lower textbook costs for college students
Between 2002 and 2013, the price of college textbooks rose 82 percent — more than twice the rate of inflation, according to a recent study...
April 18, 2016 - 12:41am
April 15, 2016
LETTER: Congrats on the fight against clean water; keep the momentum going
Congrats on the fight against clean water; keep the momentum going Congratulations to Republican sens. Gary Dahms, Scott Newman, and Bill Weber and their agribusiness backers on their recent victory over Gov. Dayton's clean water initiatives. Thank goodness Minnesota feedlot operations...
April 15, 2016 - 12:00pm
April 13, 2016
LETTER: Medicare patients might get surprise bill after colonoscopies
Colonoscopies are proven to prevent colon cancer and save lives, including mine. Just a few weeks before my 51st birthday, I chose to get a colonoscopy, though I had no symptoms or family history of the disease. I was diagnosed with stage three colon cancer. Though colorectal cancer...
April 13, 2016 - 12:00pm
April 11, 2016
LETTER: GOP should follow principle on Supreme Court nomination
I consider myself a conservative Republican but I also try to put principles above politics. I find it necessary at times to speak against my own party when I feel it is wrong. The controversy over naming a new U.S. Supreme Court justice to replace the late, great Antonin Scalia is...
April 11, 2016 - 12:00pm