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August 11, 2012
Mayor Dave Smiglewski of Granite Falls welcomed fellow mayors on the governor's tax reform advisory group to his community on Friday. Smiglewski is a member of the group. From back are: Mayor Alan Oberloh of Worthington, Mayor Dave Barholomay of Circle Pines, Mayor Joyce Nyhus of Buffalo Lake, Gerald and Mayor Marlene Pospeck of Hoyt Lakes and Smiglewski. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Rybak urges being bold in reforming LGA
August 11, 2012 - 12:00am
December 10, 2010
Gov.-elect Mark Dayton, left, announces during a news conference Thursday that he plans to soon name his chief of staff as he begins the transition to the governor's office. Also pictured is current Gov. Tim Pawlenty. Tribune photo by Don Davis
Pawlenty passes baton to Dayton
December 10, 2010 - 12:00am
November 18, 2010
Tom Emmer signs a petition asking the Minnesota Supreme Court to make sure that the number of votes cast for governor on Nov. 2 was the same as the number of voters. Emmer , the Republican candidate, trails Democrat Mark Dayton by nearly 8,800 votes. Tribune photo by Don?Davis
Emmer says he's comfortable with governor's race, his post-election life
November 18, 2010 - 12:00am
November 15, 2010
Mpls. might have lost Dem convention ground; Urdahl reminds GOP of control
November 15, 2010 - 12:00am
November 10, 2010
Mark Dayton, left, with aides Ruth Or-rick, right, and Lee Sheehy at his side, talks with reporters Tuesday after meeting with Gov. Tim Pawlenty. Tribune photo by Don Davis
Dayton further into transition to gov.'s office than Emmer
November 10, 2010 - 12:00am
November 5, 2010
Gov. Tim Pawlenty said Thursday he wants both would-be governors to begin informal transitions to take over his job in light of a potential recount. Tribune photo by Don Davis
Pawlenty to stay as long as needed, but wants candidates ready to take office
November 5, 2010 - 12:00am
November 4, 2010
Tight governor's race invokes memories of Franken-Coleman recount 2 years ago
November 4, 2010 - 12:00am
October 25, 2010
Contrast is stark in three men looking to run state
October 25, 2010 - 12:00am
Tom Emmer, right, talks with Kent Meschke, president of the Minnesota Turkey Growers Association, at a Little Falls-area turkey facility in this undated photo. Emmer, the Republican-endorsed candidate for governor, says his sister's death has transformed his life and attitude, and is a driving force in his election bid. Tribune photo by Don Davis
Emmer uses sister's death as inspiration to seek office
October 25, 2010 - 12:00am
September 24, 2010
Minnesota's three main governor candidates sat down Thursday with Cathy Wurzer to discuss education. Pictured from left are Independent Tom Horner, Republican Tom Emmer and Democrat Mark Dayton. Tribune photo by Don?Davis
Governor candidates find education policy differences
September 24, 2010 - 12:00am
August 13, 2010
Organizations not connected to a candidate should avoid producing negative television commercials, Mark Dayton says. He encouraged groups supporting him to keep any spots positive. Tribune photo by Don Davis
State's 3 major gubernatorial candidates seek end to negative campaign ads
August 13, 2010 - 12:00am
August 12, 2010
Mark Dayton addresses a room full of Democrats at the Capitol building Wednesday in St. Paul. AP Photo
Post primary, DFL strives for political unity in divisive race
August 12, 2010 - 12:00am
July 26, 2010
Entenza touts how his history has guided his career
July 26, 2010 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle briefs reporters about executive orders he and Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty signed Tuesday requiring the states to find ways to cooperate. The pair gave several examples of how cooperation could save both states money. Tribune photo by Don Davis
Minnesota, Wisconsin consider sharing
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
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