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Minnesota's Ellison would resign from U.S. House if he wins Democratic post
Minnesota roundup: Man admits to driving drunk, hitting police car; Woman charged with causing brain injury to addiction recovery center employee; 5 more state news stories
Man who had 15 counterfeit checks in vehicle gets 1-1/2 years in prison
Fenton takes leadership role in legislature
Gingerbread reveal: See the Conways’ gingerbread houses, and make your own treats
crime and courts
Girls' Basketball: Eagles start the season with a win
Girls' Hockey: Royals continue to make strides
Boys' Hockey: Woodbury’s offense sizzles in nonconference wins
Boys' Hockey: Raptors keep it close with Stillwater
Swimming and Diving: Royals are optimistic about veteran lineup
Calling all kids: Event at R.H. Stafford Library part of 50th anniversary celebration
Pearl Harbor survivor leaves impression on his Woodbury family
Trip of a lifetime: District band part of 75th Pearl Harbor anniversary in Hawaii
Coming together: Hmong New Year celebration set for Friday at Woodbury High School
Afton and Woodbury shine during weekend holiday events
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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
May 9, 2016
Woodbury man wins GOP 2nd District endorsement
ST. PAUL—An army of cheering, red-clad supporters boosted Woodbury resident Jason Lewis over David Gerson and his own dedicated band to...
May 9, 2016 - 1:25pm
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 14, 2016
Fenton earns House District 53B endorsement
Minnesota state Rep. Kelly Fenton, R-Woodbury, earned the GOP endorsement for House of Representatives District 53B Saturday, April 9, at the...
April 14, 2016 - 12:56am
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
February 29, 2016
Super Tuesday: Local DFL meets at WHS, GOP meets at East Ridge for precinct caucuses
The Presidential election comes to Woodbury on Super Tuesday this year, the first time that the state will enact a Presidential preference ballot,...
February 29, 2016 - 12:13am
January 27, 2010
Caucuses start political year: Local DFL, GOP events planned; IP goes online
Campaigning for the Nov. 2 election begins in earnest Feb. 2. Precinct caucuses on Tuesday will give local residents an early say in state legislative races, a wide-open battle for the governor's office and an attention-grabbing congressional contest. The caucuses, which mark the...
January 27, 2010 - 9:18am
October 5, 2009
Seifert walks away with GOP poll
ST. PAUL - Marty Seifert took an early lead in the first statewide measure of Minnesota's Republican 2010 governor race. The state representative...
October 5, 2009 - 8:33am
June 17, 2009
Letter: Requests of new MN GOP chair
Central control doesn't work -- where's the Soviet Union? Central control doesn't work -- why are North Koreans starving? Central control doesn't work -- why isn't Cuba's economy booming? Central control doesn't work -- why are some states claiming sovereignty? Since 2004,...
June 17, 2009 - 7:58am
January 29, 2009
GOP to push for Voter ID
Republicans want to require a photo identification card to be shown before a Minnesotan can vote. "The Voter Integrity Act of 2009 will simply serve as one more safeguard to ensuring that every Minnesotans' vote is counted fairly," said Rep. Tom Emmer, R-Delano. "Countless challenges...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am
September 2, 2008
GOP says distractions won't hurt them
ST. PAUL - Republicans dealt with distractions as they began their national convention Monday, but said the event still will be a success. First came Hurricane Gustav, whose surge and winds were less than predicted, but forced convention officials to trim their plans. Then, Sen....
September 2, 2008 - 12:00am
Some violent during protest
ST. PAUL -- An anti-war march at the Republican National Convention Monday drew fewer protesters than predicted, turned violent in clashes between police and some demonstrators who were arrested for damaging property and injuring police and delegates. Protester-police confrontations...
September 2, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
GOP convention interest lags
ST. PAUL - Minnesota not as exciting as New York City? A Politico story says that may be a reason interest in the St. Paul Republican National Convention lags behind past GOP confabs and the Democrats' Denver convention. "While excitement is building for a Democratic Party convention...
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
June 2, 2008
GOP split on Pawlenty future
ROCHESTER, Minn. - Memo to Tim Pawlenty: Minnesota Republicans wish you would remain governor, but if you find yourself being offered a position in a McCain administration, they still would support you. Delegates to the state Republican convention in Rochester, which ended a two-day...
June 2, 2008 - 12:00am
Coleman looks to re-election bid
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June 2, 2008 - 12:00am