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April 20, 2017
Prescott High School social studies teacher Jeff Ryan greets U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson April 11 at the school. Johnson’s visit was his second to Prescott High School. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
'Very persistent' Prescott teacher has lured U.S. senators to school since the '90s
April 20, 2017 - 1:14pm
April 19, 2017
Community members packed the gym at Ellsworth High School Wednesday, where the Legislature's Joint Finance Committee held a public hearing. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Joint Finance Committee hearing underway in Ellsworth
April 19, 2017 - 11:46am
April 18, 2017
Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., questions Supreme Court nominee judge Neil Gorsuch during his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington March 21, 2017. (Joshua Roberts Reuters)
Franken's rising national profile is no joke
April 18, 2017 - 3:00pm
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson speaks to about 120 people — mostly students — last week at Prescott High School. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Prescott students press the issues with U.S. Sen. Johnson
April 18, 2017 - 2:17pm
April 5, 2017
Spring election roundup
April 5, 2017 - 9:12am
March 30, 2017
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Kastens, Kittel vie for open City Council seat
March 30, 2017 - 6:30pm
March 9, 2017
Sen. Sheila Harsdorf, R-River Falls, speaks Monday during a listening session at Hudson City Hall. About 60 people attended the event. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Community members pack Harsdorf listening session
March 9, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 3, 2017
Sean Duffy, the 7th Congressional District representative, held a town hall meeting at Ready Randy's in New Richmond on Monday morning, Feb. 27. The room was filled. (Photo by Raymond T. Rivard)
Rep. Sean Duffy: Congressman fields hot topic questions from constituents
March 3, 2017 - 11:50am
February 15, 2017
Rep. Rob Stafsholt schedules listening sessions
February 15, 2017 - 10:00am
Clergy and volunteers throughout the state joined Protect Minnesota Executive Director Nancy Nord Bence Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2017, for the group's Broken Hearts Day event to address gun violence. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Protect Minnesota takes aim at 'lifetime permit' gun bill introduced in Legislature
February 15, 2017 - 8:40am
February 2, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Fatal interstate crash victim identified; Walker: Trump interested in taking state's union limits national; and 11 more state news stories
February 2, 2017 - 8:44am
The Women's March drew a cross section of Americans with something to say.
Hudson woman says Women's March was about good citizenship
February 2, 2017 - 7:00am
January 28, 2017
County Libertarian Party to hold caucus Feb. 4
January 28, 2017 - 12:15pm
January 23, 2017
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton collapses while giving his annual State of the State Address in the House Chambers of the State Capitol in St. Paul, Monday, January 23, 2017. (St. Paul Pioneer Press: Scott Takushi)
Dayton collapses during State of State speech
January 23, 2017 - 8:29pm
January 16, 2017
Spring General Election final ballots near completion
January 16, 2017 - 12:00pm
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