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December 6, 2018
Minnesota governor-elect Tim Walz said a $1.5 billion state budget surplus could help improve education and health care funding. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota economy chugs on, but slowdown on the horizon
December 6, 2018 - 6:30pm
Hastings City Council briefs: Highway 316 project receives support
December 6, 2018 - 12:00pm
November 27, 2018
Members of the Minnesota State Canvassing Board drew names of voting precincts set to be reviewed for their election performance Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018, in St. Paul. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota again posts highest voter turnout in the country
November 27, 2018 - 5:26pm
November 26, 2018
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar gives her victory speech at the DFL election night party in St. Paul, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Klobuchar on 2020 presidential bid: 'I'll let you know'
November 26, 2018 - 10:05am
November 24, 2018
Homestead application deadline Dec. 17
November 24, 2018 - 12:00pm
November 21, 2018
City Administrator Mesko Lee announces resignation
November 21, 2018 - 5:55pm
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Hastings City Council briefs: Annual Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan; procedure for possible new city administrator
November 21, 2018 - 8:48am
November 20, 2018
Mark Dayton
Dayton to return to St. Paul, denies hiding extended hospitalization at Mayo
November 20, 2018 - 1:19pm
November 15, 2018
Hastings city administrator chosen for Burnsville
November 15, 2018 - 1:14pm
November 12, 2018
City Council briefs: HEDRA practice amendments; Pavilion programming update
November 12, 2018 - 3:34pm
Maj. Gen. Benjamin Corell (left) and Command Sgt. Maj. Joseph Hjelmstad uncase the division colors during a ceremony Nov. 12, 2018, at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait. The Minnesota National Guard's Red Bulls assumed responsibility for the Task Force Spartan mission from the Pennsylvania National Guard's 28th Infantry Division. Photo by Sgt. Bill Boecker / Minnesota National Guard
Red Bulls take charge of Middle East task force
November 12, 2018 - 2:50pm
November 9, 2018
Election 2018: At-large council seats go to Braucks, Vaughan
November 9, 2018 - 11:56am
Going once, going twice: Unclaimed property auction announced
November 9, 2018 - 11:30am
November 8, 2018
House Democrats elected Rep. Melissa Hortman to the position of Minnesota House Speaker Thursday, Nov. 8, in St. Paul.  Forum News Service photo
Minnesota Democrats pick new House Speaker
November 8, 2018 - 11:01pm
Minnesota Lt. Gov.-elect Peggy Flanagan, left, Gov.-elect Tim Walz, center, and Gwen Walz walk toward the Capitol Thursday, Oct. 8, in St. Paul. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Gov.-elect Walz says Capitol gridlock will fall to him
November 8, 2018 - 5:28pm
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