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January 15, 2019
New Mayor Anne Burt swears in City Council member Steve Morris on Jan. 9. Hannah Black / RiverTown Multimedia
New mayor, City Council members sworn in: City Council briefs
January 15, 2019 - 4:00pm
Gov. Tim Walz and other state officials on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, told reporters about the impact of the partial federal government shutdown on the state budget and discussed plans for mitigating its impact. DANA FERGUSON / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Minnesota feels pinch of government shutdown, enters 'uncharted territory'
January 15, 2019 - 2:44pm
January 14, 2019
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Put the phone down: Minnesota lawmakers renew push for hands-free bill
January 14, 2019 - 6:21pm
January 9, 2019
Minnesota House Democrats on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, shared their first 10 legislative proposals for the legislative session. House Speaker Melissa Hortman, center, said the ideas came from months of discussion with Minnesotans. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Gun control, MinnesotaCare buy-in among Democrats' first legislative pushes
January 9, 2019 - 4:15pm
Gov. Tim Walz on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, signed his first executive order establishing the One Minnesota Council on Diversity, Inclusion and Equity. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Walz cites desire to boost diversity, inclusion as he creates new council
January 9, 2019 - 11:43am
From left to right: Rep. Tou Xiong (DFL-District 53A), Rep. Anne Claflin (DFL-54A), Sen. Susan Kent (DFL-53), Sen. Karla Bigham (DFL-54) and Rep. Steve Sandell (DFL-53B) at the League of Women Voters legislative session preview panel on Jan. 5. Hannah Black / RiverTown Multimedia
Local legislators preview priorities for upcoming session
January 9, 2019 - 11:21am
Senators (from left) Karin Housley (R-St. Mary’s Point), Susan Kent (DFL-Woodbury), Karla Bigham (DFL-Cottage Grove) and Mike Goggin (R-Red Wing) on the Senate floor Jan. 8, 2019, for the start of the 2019 state legislative session. Michael Brun / Forum News Serviceplay button
Session 2019: Lawmakers push for early wins, signal splits are on the horizon
January 9, 2019 - 10:55am
January 3, 2019
Mary Giuliani Stephens
A conversation with former Mayor Mary Giuliani Stephens
January 3, 2019 - 5:00pm
December 31, 2018
Anne Burt
Top 10: Burt elected mayor after Stephens decides not to seek re-election
December 31, 2018 - 5:00pm
Jennifer Santini
Top 10: Morris, Santini elected to City Council
December 31, 2018 - 5:00am
December 30, 2018
The long-awaited East Metro Public Safety Training Center — formerly known as the HERO (Health and Emergency Response Occupations) Center — broke ground and began mass site-grading Oct. 11. It’s anticipated that construction will last about one year and then open at its site next to City Hall. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Top 10: HERO Center moves forward, breaks ground
December 30, 2018 - 5:00am
December 29, 2018
One stop on the Gold Line will be at the 3M Headquarters. Courtesy of Metro Transit
Top 10: Gold Line secures federal approval
December 29, 2018 - 5:00am
December 28, 2018
Top 10: Sex-trafficking task force created
December 28, 2018 - 5:00pm
Top 10: Former mayor Bill Hargis dies
December 28, 2018 - 5:00am
December 27, 2018
Top 10: 3M settled with state for $850 million, work groups work on solutions
December 27, 2018 - 5:00pm
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