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At last, Minnesota native Dylan to receive Nobel prize in Stockholm
Federal judge extends order blocking Trump's travel ban from six Muslim countries
Thieves illegally cutting birch saplings in Minnesota and Wisconsin woods
Republicans want to delay, change vegetative buffers around Minnesota waters; Dayton says no way
$542 million plan emerges to help 4 percent of Minnesotans in individual health insurance market
UPDATE: UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Eriksson Ek showing signs of improvement for Wild
Rule 5 pick Haley makes Twins roster
When Bridgewater is cleared to play, Zimmer wants him in purple
Wild coach says Parise's eye 'looks pretty black and blue' but expects star to return soon
'Trading Spaces' returning to TV
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
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Farmers leading progress on buffer requirement
Pinke: Rally around rural communities
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
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October 11, 2010
House Speaker Anderson Kelliher takes job with high-tech group
ST. PAUL, Minn. - The speaker of the Minnesota House has taken a job as president of the Minnesota High Tech Association. State Rep. Margaret Anderson Kelliher, who ran for governor instead of a new legislative term, was announced Monday as the group's president-in-waiting. She'll...
October 11, 2010 - 9:25am
Kelliher concedes DFL primary, endorses Dayton for governor
ST. PAUL -- Mark Dayton is the Democratic-Farmer-Labor governor candidate. Opponent Margaret Anderson Kelliher made it official late this morning...
August 11, 2010 - 11:26am
Update 1:30 a.m.: Dayton holds narrow lead and AP projected win, Kelliher waits for vote count to end
Update 1:30 a.m.
August 11, 2010 - 12:05am
August 10, 2010
AP: Dayton edges ahead of Kelliher in Minn gov primary, recount eyed in tight race
Update 11:58 p.m.
August 10, 2010 - 9:45pm
August 5, 2010
DFL'ers show similarities and differences in regard to the farm industry
MORGAN -- One candidate grew up on a farm, one in a rural community and one sat on the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee. The three Democratic-Farmer-Laborite...
August 5, 2010 - 12:00am
July 17, 2010
DFL candidates push jobs agendas
ST. PAUL -- If they are Democrats, they must be talking about jobs. Creating jobs traditionally is a key Democratic-Farmer-Laborite campaign issue, and the 2010 governors' primary race is no exception.
July 17, 2010 - 12:00am
May 21, 2010
AP Source: Kelliher picks Gunyou as running mate
ST. PAUL, Minn. - Democratic gubernatorial candidate Margaret Anderson Kelliher reached outside her party to tap former Republican administration appointee John Gunyou as her running mate, The Associated Press learned Friday. The AP confirmed the selection with a person with direct...
May 21, 2010 - 11:12am
May 13, 2010
With 4 days left, officials, gov., finding themselves at impasse
ST. PAUL -- Four days remain for Minnesota lawmakers to balance the state budget, but little progress was evident Wednesday as they debated the...
May 13, 2010 - 12:00am
April 26, 2010
House speaker earns DFL support in bid for state's top elected position
DULUTH -- House Speaker Margaret Anderson Kelliher has earned DFL support in her bid to be governor. She still faces formidable opponents from...
April 26, 2010 - 12:00am
February 3, 2010
Candidates for Congress, state auditor on hand at GOP event; DFL draws less of a crowd
In 2008, people were still standing in line at 8 p.m. to register at the DFL caucus site in Willmar. This year, most of the people had already...
February 3, 2010 - 12:00am
January 13, 2010
State fines Kelliher, DFL Party
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota governor candidate Margaret Anderson Kelliher was fined $9,000 and the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party $15,000 for what the Minnesota Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board said was an illegal collaboration. The scheme board members said was improper involved...
January 13, 2010 - 2:55pm
November 30, 2009
Cities across Minnesota are gearing up for a fight for funding
ST. PAUL -- A perennial Minnesota legislative debate about local government aid is expected in the 2010 session, or maybe earlier. The Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities is making noise about a big fight, and many city officials are concerned that they cannot wait until lawmakers...
November 30, 2009 - 12:00am
May 19, 2009
With session now over, the wheels begin spinning on who to blame
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota lawmakers agree the whopping budget deficit they faced this legislative session was no surprise, but point fingers across...
May 19, 2009 - 12:00am
Session done, but budget another story
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota legislators met almost 19 weeks with one overriding job: Balance the state budget. They left the Capitol for the year Monday,...
May 19, 2009 - 12:00am
May 15, 2009
Pawlenty begins cutting budget himself
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Tim Pawlenty has started his quest to cut billions of dollars from state government spending if budget negotiations fail in...
May 15, 2009 - 12:00am