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January 17, 2019
Greater Minnesota groups to get $1.5 million to grow child care access
22 hours 49 min ago
State Sen. Mike Goggin, R-Red Wing. File photo
Bills target phone use while driving
23 hours 46 min ago
January 15, 2019
Red Wing City Council starting small in 2019
January 15, 2019 - 6:00pm
Gov. Tim Walz and other state officials on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, told reporters about the impact of the partial federal government shutdown on the state budget and discussed plans for mitigating its impact. DANA FERGUSON / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Minnesota feels pinch of government shutdown, enters 'uncharted territory'
January 15, 2019 - 2:44pm
January 14, 2019
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Put the phone down: Minnesota lawmakers renew push for hands-free bill
January 14, 2019 - 6:21pm
At the Red Wing Solid Waste Campus on Feb. 28, 2018, a wall which connected the two buildings is mid-reconstruction, and an outline of the demolished building can partially be seen. The campus is slated to be finished by the end of 2019. RiverTown Multimedia file photo
Local officials trash talking
January 14, 2019 - 5:00pm
U.S. Rep. Angie Craig
Rep. Craig to host first town hall Jan. 24 in Burnsville
January 14, 2019 - 11:51am
January 12, 2019
The 2019 Red Wing City Council and Mayor Sean Dowse pose for a photo after their organizational meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 8. They are (from left) Evan Brown, Dean Hove, Becky Norton, Sean Dowse, Laurel Stinson, John Becker, Erin Buss and Kim Beise. Rachel Fergus/ RiverTown Multimedia.
New year, new members, new president
January 12, 2019 - 12:00pm
January 11, 2019
Knudsen’s Caramels of Red Wing supplied the treats for 280 of these boxes for an inaugural celebration Jan. 7, 2019, for Gov. Tim Walz. The governor is known to be a fan of plaid. Labels on the boxes were made by Red Wing Signworx. Photo courtesy Peggy Knudsen
Sweet treat for Walz courtesy of Red Wing's caramel shop
January 11, 2019 - 3:18pm
January 10, 2019
The House floor is seen during the first day of the 2019 session of the Minnesota Legislature at the State Capitol in St. Paul on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Minnesota Legislature’s first bills: Requiring hands-free cell phone use and gender equity amendment
January 10, 2019 - 6:11pm
Report: Minnesota ‘lackluster’ on disabilities
January 10, 2019 - 1:56pm
January 9, 2019
Minnesota House Democrats on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, shared their first 10 legislative proposals for the legislative session. House Speaker Melissa Hortman, center, said the ideas came from months of discussion with Minnesotans. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Gun control, MinnesotaCare buy-in among Democrats' first legislative pushes
January 9, 2019 - 4:15pm
Gov. Tim Walz on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, signed his first executive order establishing the One Minnesota Council on Diversity, Inclusion and Equity. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Walz cites desire to boost diversity, inclusion as he creates new council
January 9, 2019 - 11:43am
January 8, 2019
Minnesota House members were sworn in Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, at the Capitol. Mike Longaecker / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers push for early wins, signal splits are on the horizon
January 8, 2019 - 4:48pm
Judge Kevin Mark conducts the oath of office for Goodhue County Commissioner Jason Majerus. Rachel Fergus/ RiverTown Multimedia.
Oaths given, chair chosen, trash discussed
January 8, 2019 - 4:38pm