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Ellsworth police looking for male suspect in connection with armed robbery
HERO Center plan OK'd; new sign at River Oaks: Cottage Grove City Council briefs
HERO Center on track: Cottage Grove, Woodbury councils close to final approval
Man charged with sex trafficking in Woodbury from behind bars
Voters approve $275M school construction plan for District 622
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Softball: East Ridge shares conference championship
Girls Lacrosse: East Ridge, Woodbury add key wins from the week
Boys Lacrosse: East Ridge, Woodbury win close games on Thursday
Washington County Parks introduces fishing programs
Girls Golf: Woodbury, East Ridge have strong weeks to finish out regular season
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
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Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Edward Jones Ranks Highest in Investor Satisfaction
Forum Communications head elected to news industry advocacy board
Local Financial Advisor Honored for Performance
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Tina Folch for House Representative
Editorial: An answer to teens' 20% e-cig usage: Tobacco 21
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May 13, 2019
At Minnesota Capitol, budget talks heat up, moms make final pitch to secure insulin access
ST. PAUL -- State legislative leaders and the governor on Monday, May 13, again deadlocked over state spending with a week left to get their...
May 13, 2019 - 5:56pm
May 11, 2019
Walz, legislative leaders net walleye, fail to reel in budget deal
ALBERT LEA, Minn. — The governor and Minnesota legislative leaders hooked a baker's dozen fish at the Governor's Fishing Opener Saturday, May...
May 11, 2019 - 3:12pm
May 6, 2019
'It’s obvious we’ve got a ways to go': Legislative leaders miss deadline after days of negotiations
ST. PAUL — Seeing laws being written often is compared to watching sausage being made, but the 2019 Minnesota Legislature may look more like...
May 6, 2019 - 3:37pm
April 12, 2019
Walz declares Minnesota’s commitment to pollinators
ST. PAUL - Minnesota state agencies are fighting for pollinators. An executive order by Gov. Tim Walz affirmed the importance of pollinators...
April 12, 2019 - 12:50pm
April 10, 2019
Walz appoints new lottery leader
ST. PAUL -- A longtime political staffer is being promoted to lead the Minnesota State Lottery. Adam Prock was appointed as executive director...
April 10, 2019 - 3:17pm
April 9, 2019
District 833 not likely to seek 'snow day forgiveness'
District 833 isn't likely to change its school calendar, despite "snow day forgiveness" legislation that Gov. Tim Walz is expected to sign into law. Superintendent Keith Jacobus briefed members of the South Washington County School Board at its March 28 meeting. The compromise bill...
April 9, 2019 - 6:48pm
March 19, 2019
Republicans ready to reopen Minnesota school choice debate
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Senate leaders say debates about Minnesota school funding should include tax breaks for groups that fund private and parochial...
March 19, 2019 - 3:30pm
February 26, 2019
'Not doing these things is going to have consequences': Walz unveils $1.3B bonding bill
ST. PAUL -- The state should take advantage of the current low interest rates and pass a $1.3 billion bonding bill to cover the cost of a slate...
February 26, 2019 - 3:12pm
February 19, 2019
MNLARS needs at least $61M: Walz proposes fee hikes to pay for it
February 19, 2019 - 8:34pm
Here's a quick look at what's in Gov. Tim Walz's first budget request
ST. PAUL - Gov. Tim Walz on Tuesday, Feb. 19, presented his first budget proposal which came with a $49.5 billion price tag for the next two...
February 19, 2019 - 5:41pm
February 14, 2019
Failures, flawed decisions spurred problems with MNLARS launch, report says
ST. PAUL -- A series of failures and flawed decisions at nearly every step of the rollout of the state's computer system used to get vehicle...
February 14, 2019 - 12:59pm
January 15, 2019
Minnesota feels pinch of government shutdown, enters 'uncharted territory'
ST. PAUL — The ongoing federal government shutdown is costing Minnesota and how much longer the state can bear the expense is coming into question,...
January 15, 2019 - 2:44pm
January 9, 2019
Walz cites desire to boost diversity, inclusion as he creates new council
ST. PAUL -- In his first official act as governor, Tim Walz on Wednesday, Jan. 9, signed an executive order setting up a government council aimed...
January 9, 2019 - 11:43am
December 20, 2018
Walz names heads of Depts. of Education, Higher Education and Corrections
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov.-elect Tim Walz named the former head of the St. Paul teachers union to head the state’s Department of Education....
December 20, 2018 - 9:39pm
December 6, 2018
Minnesota economy chugs on, but slowdown on the horizon
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota’s economy is chugging along, but economists warn that could be about to change. "We're currently living in the longest...
December 6, 2018 - 6:30pm