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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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City of Woodbury Ad for Bids: 2019 Park Pavement Rehab Projects
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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
Hudson's Octagon House Museum opens May 3
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Happy Golden Birthday, Rio Vera!
Tina Folch for House Representative
Editorial: An answer to teens' 20% e-cig usage: Tobacco 21
Column: Reaching a key educational milestone
Letter: Woodbury welcoming party
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Letter: Swails misses the point
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March 10, 2019
Viewpoint: Governor's budget proposal and February forecast set the tone
Our most important role in the Legislature is creating a budget to fund priorities and essential programs for Minnesotans. Together with my colleagues...
March 10, 2019 - 6:00am
March 1, 2019
State's hemp farmers stand to benefit from legislation
ST. PAUL — A new market could emerge for Minnesota's licensed hemp farmers. A bipartisan legislation introduced Feb. 18 in the state Senate...
March 1, 2019 - 8:00am
January 23, 2019
Sen. Bigham aims to prevent gun violence
Legislation by state Sen. Karla Bigham, DFL-Cottage Grove, is aimed at preventing gun violence in schools. The bipartisan bill, introduced by...
January 23, 2019 - 8:00pm
September 13, 2018
Column: New school year is new opportunity to talk safety
It is my pleasure to welcome students of all ages back to classrooms, campuses and everywhere else you are building new skills and pursuing your...
September 13, 2018 - 5:00am
August 22, 2018
Officials cut ribbon on Grey Cloud Island bridge
GREY CLOUD ISLAND — Local and county officials gathered for the Aug. 13 ribbon-cutting for the Grey Cloud Island channel restoration project....
August 22, 2018 - 9:31am
July 12, 2018
Column: Stay informed with 3M working groups
On Feb. 20, 2018 — the same day I was sworn in as state senator — news broke that the state settled its lawsuit against the 3M for...
July 12, 2018 - 2:53pm
February 22, 2018
Bigham's commissioner role to be filled by appointment
Washington County Commissioner Karla Bigham is set to vacate her seat after winning the Senate special election race Feb. 12. At the Feb. 13...
February 22, 2018 - 8:00pm
February 20, 2018
WATCH: Bigham gets sworn in
Senator-elect Karla Bigham of Cottage Grove was sworn in 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. Minnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Lorie Skjerven...
February 20, 2018 - 10:41am
February 12, 2018
Minnesota voters keep status quo in special legislative elections
ST. PAUL -- Political organizations targeted a pair of Minnesota special legislative elections, only to see voters opt for no change in political...
February 12, 2018 - 10:06pm
January 29, 2018
Three candidates battle for state Senate seat
Three candidates are battling it out in a state Senate special election Feb. 12 that could narrow control of the Senate. The Senate seat was...
January 29, 2018 - 10:30pm
January 13, 2018
Four file for special election to replace Minn. state senator tied up in sexual harassment claims
SOUTH ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Two east metro politicians and a first-time candidate with behind-the-scenes political experience are running to fill...
January 13, 2018 - 9:16am
November 22, 2017
The race to replace Schoen: Bigham is in, McNamara ‘strongly leaning toward’ a run
Two former lawmakers could square off in a bid to return to the Minnesota Legislature.
November 22, 2017 - 2:05pm
January 11, 2010
Cottage Grove council member will seek to replace Bigham in 57A
First-term Cottage Grove City Council member Jen Peterson announced Saturday she will seek the DFL Party's endorsement in the race for the Minnesota House of Representatives District 57A seat being vacated by State Rep. Karla Bigham, DFL-Cottage Grove. Peterson's entry into the race...
January 11, 2010 - 2:52pm
January 5, 2010
Bigham will not seek re-election in Cottage Grove's 57A
State Rep. Karla Bigham will not seek re-election in 2010, the two-term Cottage Grove DFLer announced in a press release Monday. Bigham, first elected to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2006, said she is considering options that include attending law school when she steps...
January 5, 2010 - 7:00am