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Marital rape loophole to close, wage theft to become a felony among new Minn. laws effective July 1
Spot mowing, spraying for noxious weeds to begin June 24
Three juveniles arrested in connection with Woodbury break-in
Police investigating armed robbery at Northtown Cleaners in River Falls
Man charged for stealing dog off deck in Hudson
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State champions: East Ridge wins state for the first time in program history
Baseball: East Ridge heads to Target Field to play for state title
VIDEO: A 'beary' surprising sighting in Hudson
Golf: Woodbury sends three, East Ridge sends two to state championships
Golf: Woodbury, East Ridge golfers learn, grow at state championships
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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Assumed Name Notice: Cornerstone Transport
Assumed Name Notice: Mathnasium of Woodbury
City of Woodbury: Public Hearing - Pizzeria Pezzo
City of Woodbury: Public Hearing - Antenna Ordinance Revision
City of Woodbury: Public Hearing - Panera Bread Drive Thru
As resorts, campgrounds continue to disappear, Minnesota tourism industry could take a hit
Summer jobs: how teens can capitalize on the tight job market
Kowalski's plans to add full-service restaurant
Xcel plans to be coal-free by 2030
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
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Marsha Rae Kveton
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Timothy E. Simon
Keith G. Sauer
Joan Garrity Clotfelter
Clara Rose Rowell
Happy Golden Birthday, Rio Vera!
Tina Folch for House Representative
Editorial: Thunder, lightning, illegal lightening of the pocket
Letter: Dreams really do come true
Editorial: Swimming proficiency is a local 'must'
Justin Olsen for Cottage Grove City Council
Editorial: Orange cone season is no joke
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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
December 17, 2018
Dayton's legacy is as champion for Students, teachers and schools
When Gov. Mark Dayton and I took office in 2011, Minnesota faced a $6 billion shortfall, and the state's public schools had weathered more...
December 17, 2018 - 2:00pm
November 20, 2018
Dayton to return to St. Paul, denies hiding extended hospitalization at Mayo
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton plans to return to Minnesota’s capital city a month after complications of a back surgery caused damage to his...
November 20, 2018 - 1:19pm
September 10, 2018
Dayton orders flags at half-staff for 9/11 anniversary
ST. PAUL -- In observance of the 17th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, Gov. Mark Dayton has ordered all United States flags...
September 10, 2018 - 7:02pm
August 21, 2018
Panel suggests Minnesota build 300,000 more homes
ST. PAUL — A governor's housing task force says 300,000 homes should be built by 2030 in Minnesota, but provides few specific suggestions...
August 21, 2018 - 2:11pm
July 27, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota struggles in dealing with sex offenders
ST. PAUL—Dealing with sex offenders has been one of Minnesota's most difficult problems for at least 15 years.
July 27, 2018 - 10:32am
July 18, 2018
Murderer kills guard in Minnesota prison, officials say
STILLWATER, Minn. -- An inmate serving time for murder killed a corrections officer at the Minnesota Department of Corrections-Stillwater in...
July 18, 2018 - 9:11pm
June 22, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Trump seeks 2020 Minnesota win
ST. PAUL—President Donald Trump fully expects to win Minnesota in 2020 if he can visit the state another time or two. "I hate to bring...
June 22, 2018 - 2:08pm
June 4, 2018
Busy Minnesota political day includes Swanson for governor announcement
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota's politics is in high gear as the state attorney general said she wants to become governor, the governor picked...
June 4, 2018 - 6:56pm
May 31, 2018
Democrats to set stage for 'important' election
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Every election year comes the same rote statement: "It is the most important election in a generation." Minnesota Gov....
May 31, 2018 - 4:21pm
May 30, 2018
MN lawmakers claim a bonding victory as Dayton signs with objections
May 30, 2018 - 3:12pm
May 29, 2018
Bonding bill decision approaches; pension bill to be signed
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton is expected to sign or veto a public works funding bill for projects around Minnesota on Wednesday, May 30....
May 29, 2018 - 1:55pm
Minnesota Super Bowl adds $400 million to economy
ST. PAUL — Super Bowl visitors left $400 million in the Twin Cities. The Feb. 4 event, preceded by 10 days of organized partying was a...
May 29, 2018 - 1:32pm
May 23, 2018
Dayton vetoes most legislative session work
ST. PAUL -- The veto pen found found most legislation Minnesota lawmakers passed this year. Gov. Mark Dayton announced Wednesday, May 23, that...
May 23, 2018 - 4:38pm
May 21, 2018
Bonding could be Legislature's last man standing
May 21, 2018 - 4:33pm