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January 11, 2018
Minnesota seeks to further diversity government workforce
January 11, 2018 - 8:58pm
How two Minnesota GOP lawmakers derailed high-speed train plans
January 11, 2018 - 8:50pm
News Briefs: Karla Bigham takes over as County Board chair; New police officer hired
January 11, 2018 - 12:36pm
January 4, 2018
Afton approves $91,000 levy increase
January 4, 2018 - 3:31pm
January 3, 2018
Minnesota state Senate President Michelle Fischbach tells reporters on Dec. 13, 2017, that she plans to serve both as a senator and lieutenant governor. She automatically moved into that position at 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2018, when Lt. Gov. Tina Smith resigned to become U.S. senator. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'Acting lieutenant governor' quiet first day on job
January 3, 2018 - 6:29pm
Vice President Mike Pence reenacts the oath of office he earlier Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, gave to Tina Smith. Holding the family Bible is her husband, Archie, and their sons and wives are with them. Right of Pence is U.S. Sen Amy Klobuchar, with former Vice President Walter Mondale next to her. Smith's father, Harlan Flint, is on the left. U.S. Senate photo
Smith becomes Minnesota U.S. senator
January 3, 2018 - 5:11pm
January 2, 2018
Then-U.S. Sen. Al Franken listens to a question from Minnesota Farrmers Union President Doug Peterson Aug. 21, 2014, at the Minnesota State Fair. He resigned from the Senate on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Smith set to be Minnesota’s next senator as Bachmann considers running
January 2, 2018 - 3:51pm
December 30, 2017
U.S. Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota talks about health care on Jan. 11, 2013. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Commentary: 2018 to be politically busy, busy, busy in Minnesota
December 30, 2017 - 7:32am
December 23, 2017
The Minnesota Capitol looks calm in this July 2017 photo, but under the dome the first year after it reopened following a major renovation was anything but calm. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Commentary: 'New' Minnesota Capitol, enlarged political divide
December 23, 2017 - 8:02am
December 19, 2017
Council approves 3.8 percent tax levy increase
December 19, 2017 - 10:04am
December 13, 2017
Minnesota Senate President Michelle Fischbach of Paynesville says on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, that she will remain in the Senate when she takes over Lt. Gov. Tina Smith's job. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Grandchildren's pictures could mediate potential constitutional conflict
December 13, 2017 - 3:57pm
December 11, 2017
Two Minnesota lawmakers propose House harassment plan
December 11, 2017 - 8:12pm
December 7, 2017
The Woodbury City Council approved replacing the glass and dasher boards at the west rink at HealthEast Sports Center. RiverTown Multimedia file photo
HealthEast Sports Center west rink to get new equipment
December 7, 2017 - 9:48am
December 6, 2017
The Hudson Common Council approved an ordinance regulating the unlawful use of drones during its meeting Monday night. The proposed ordinance came after complaints from residents. File photo
Council approves drone ordinance in Hudson
December 6, 2017 - 8:00am
December 5, 2017
The Minnesota state Capitrol building as seen in July 2017, after completion of a $310 million, multi-year renovation. The original construction was completed in 1905. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota budget forecast shows slight dip
December 5, 2017 - 4:37pm