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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
Klobuchar, Peterson to rally in Alexandria today
November 3, 2016 - 9:54am
October 31, 2016
Jon Koll
Koll running as write-in for District 12B
October 31, 2016 - 12:13pm
October 28, 2016
LETTER: Finish sessions without chaos
October 28, 2016 - 9:00am
October 25, 2016
Emily Johnson Piper was appointed by Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton to be human services commissioner on Monday, Dec. 7, 2015. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota struggles with sex offender reintegration as latest plan ‘backfired on us’
October 25, 2016 - 2:24pm
October 21, 2016
Shawn Olson
Candidates for Legislature vie for votes
October 21, 2016 - 6:00am
October 19, 2016
LETTER: What's good for Twin Cities is good for Minnesota
October 19, 2016 - 6:30am