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September 22, 2018
Boil Water Advisory issued: E. coli found in section of city water system
18 hours 54 min ago
September 20, 2018
Dana Ferguson
Experienced watchdog journalist hired to cover Minnesota government for Forum News Service
September 20, 2018 - 8:12am
September 18, 2018
MnDOT reminds residents where political signs aren’t allowed
September 18, 2018 - 9:25pm
September 7, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Rural guy in big cities for a reason
September 7, 2018 - 7:00am
September 6, 2018
Forum News Service reporter Don Davis works outside of Gov. Mark Dayton's office during a special session in 2011. Andrew VonBank / Special to Forum News Service
Retiring state Capitol reporter Davis celebrated for his dedication to greater Minnesota
September 6, 2018 - 6:27pm
September 5, 2018
City council briefs: Preliminary tax levy and budget
September 5, 2018 - 7:00pm
3M working groups set planning, implementation timeline
September 5, 2018 - 4:00pm
A screenshot from the Dakota County Sheriff's Office Dance & Lip Sync Challenge video.
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Update: Sheriff's office lip sync video makes it to semifinals
September 5, 2018 - 1:50pm
August 29, 2018
Charges: Loose pig leads to discovery of mistreated animals near Farmington
August 29, 2018 - 4:32pm
Nation's first fixed dental clinic at VA opens
August 29, 2018 - 10:31am
August 24, 2018
U.S. Rep. Jason Lewis (right), R-Minnesota, and Rep. John Shimkus (center), R-Illinois, listen Aug. 23, 2018, to Scott Sharp with Xcel Energy near the spent nuclear fuel storage casks at the Prairie Island nuclear plant near Red Wing, Minn. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Cautious optimism surrounds nuclear waste storage progress
August 24, 2018 - 8:07am
August 23, 2018
Minnesota minimum wage to rise on Jan. 1
August 23, 2018 - 10:58am
August 22, 2018
County Attorney seeks opioid damages
August 22, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 14, 2018
Washington County Board primary races: Karwoski, Ohs lead in D2; It's Johnson, Swenson in D4
August 14, 2018 - 10:36pm
Governor candidate Tim Walz speaks to the June 2018 Minnesota Democratic convention. He was not endorsed then, but came out ahead in Tuesday's primary vote. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Walz, Johnson win governor primaries; to face off in fall
August 14, 2018 - 10:07pm