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January 16, 2017
Minnesota congressman joins 30 others in skipping Trump inauguration
January 16, 2017 - 5:52pm
January 11, 2017
Leaders of small cities press Legislature for action
January 11, 2017 - 6:00am
January 5, 2017
Alexandria Mayor Sara Carlson
Rural cities press Legislature for action
January 5, 2017 - 3:39pm
January 4, 2017
Franson named to more committees
January 4, 2017 - 7:00am
December 15, 2016
Alexandria mayor supports special session
December 15, 2016 - 8:47am
December 14, 2016
St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman listens to speakers talking about what he did for the city of St. Paul before he announces he will not run again for mayor in 2017 at Lake Monster Brewery in St. Paul on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. St. Paul’s longtime mayor Chris Coleman will run for Minnesota governor in 2018. Coleman, a member of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party, had been exploring such a run for months before making it official on Tuesday morning Dec. 13. (Pioneer Press: Jean Pieri)
St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman to run for governor
December 14, 2016 - 8:32am
December 9, 2016
Local lawmakers want surplus used for health care, tax relief
December 9, 2016 - 9:00am
Alexandria City Council members meet with local legislators to go over the city's priorities for the upcoming session. Those attending included (left to right) Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen, Sen. Torrey Westrom, council member Todd Jensen, Mayor Sara Carlson and council member Dave Benson. Council members Bobbie Osterberg and Bob Kuhlman were also there, along with City Administrator Marty Schultz. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
City presents 'wish list' to legislators
December 9, 2016 - 6:00am
November 22, 2016
Alexandria Mayor Sara Carlson, president of the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities, is shown with Charles Zelle (left), commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Transportation, and Kevin Gutknecht, MnDOT communications director. Zelle talked to the coalition about the need to provide long-term comprehensive funding for transportation. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
How will election impact rural cities?
November 22, 2016 - 6:00am
November 16, 2016
Veterans stand at attention by flags that were displayed at the Veterans Day program in Alexandria on Nov. 11. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
EDITORIAL: Veterans Day helps heal political divisions
November 16, 2016 - 7:00am
November 15, 2016
COMMENTARY: Here's what has us worried, Trumpers
November 15, 2016 - 9:46am
November 9, 2016
Peterson pulls away from Hughes to retain Minnesota’s 7th District seat
November 9, 2016 - 9:03am
November 8, 2016
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Minnesotans favoring citizen panel for legislator pay
November 8, 2016 - 10:32pm
Here's what voters need to know on Election Day
November 8, 2016 - 7:53am
November 3, 2016
Independent presidential campaign for McMullin to visit with students
November 3, 2016 - 10:51am