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May 24, 2017
Jeff Erdmann. Submitted photo
Rosemount teacher announces 2018 congressional run
May 24, 2017 - 5:11pm
The long hours take their toll on Senators as they listen to Ron Latz, (DFL), St. Louis Park speak on the final day of the regular session at the State Capitol in St. Paul,  Monday, May 22, 2017.  Scott Takushi \ Pioneer Press
Bipartisan work gives greater Minnesota legislative success
May 24, 2017 - 5:00pm
May 23, 2017
Four apply to be next St. Croix County sheriff
May 23, 2017 - 2:08pm
May 12, 2017
Gov. Scott Walker, shown here in a February visit to St. Croix County, is expected to talk about re-election plans at the state Republican Party convention May 13, 2017. File photo
Walker expected to talk re-election plans Saturday at state convention
May 12, 2017 - 2:57pm
May 9, 2017
Farhio Khalif testifies to a Minnesota House committee Wednesday, May 3, 2017, about a procedure she underwent as a child known as female genital mutilation, also called female circumcision. With her is Rep. Mary Franson of Alexandria, sponsor of a bill making the procedure a felony; parents could be prosecuted under the bill. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers seeking increased female genital mutilation penalties
May 9, 2017 - 3:00pm
Justice David Stras, a candidate for re-election to the Minnesota Supreme Court. (Submitted photo)
Trump picks Minnesota justice for federal court
May 9, 2017 - 9:46am
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
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