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July 31, 2014
Republican governor candidates jump on mining, timber bandwagon
July 31, 2014 - 11:34pm
July 30, 2014
Scott Honour, Republican candidate for Minnesota governor, did not seek party endorsement. A businessman and political newcomer, he describes himself as an “outsider.” (Eric Koch photo)
Honour says businessman is best suited for job of governor
July 30, 2014 - 11:47pm
July 29, 2014
Endorsed GOP candidate Johnson paints himself as ‘big-tent guy’
July 29, 2014 - 11:07pm
July 28, 2014
Marty Seifert, Republican candidate for Minnesota governor, grew up on a farm near Morgan. He says he understands better than his rivals what rural residents face and the feeling of being left behind by the metro area. (Pioneer Press photo)
With rural roots, Seifert says he hears message from farmers, small towns who feel left behind
July 28, 2014 - 11:12pm
July 23, 2014
8 Minnesota counties declared disaster areas
July 23, 2014 - 12:16am
July 11, 2014
Ventura denies being in bar fight with author
July 11, 2014 - 11:22pm
July 10, 2014
Advocates from Montevideo, Clinton to serve on medical cannabis task force
July 10, 2014 - 11:03pm
July 1, 2014
State Emergency Management Director Kris Eide, right, and Gov. Mark Dayton brief Minnesota reporters Tuesday on flooding that has affected about half of the state’s counties. They said that they expect federal financial aid to state agencies and local governments. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota federal flood disaster likely, but homeowners in question
July 1, 2014 - 11:02pm
June 23, 2014
Workers are improving the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway line east of Kerkhoven as seen from the U.S. Highway 12 overpass. Water is slow to recede from farm fields along Shakopee Creek. The Chippewa River at Benson was receding, with the level reported to have dropped from 14.3 feet to 13 feet, according to the United States Geological Survey gauge. State officials said Monday that 46 of the state’s 87 counties had reported flood and other storm damage. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
Sun shines, but Minn.’s flood fight continues
June 23, 2014 - 11:09pm
June 20, 2014
This portion of the bike trail leading to the Flags of Honor in Willmar is beyond the turn that Foot Lake runners/walker will make onto Robbins Island during today’s Willmar Fests event but it illustrates how swollen by repeated rainstorms Foot and Willmar lakes have become. Flooding and other problems related to heavy rainfall in recent days have been most serious in southwestern Minnesota, where Gov. Dayton declared a state of emergency in 35 counties. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
Dayton, Klobuchar, Franken visit flooded southwestern Minnesota
June 20, 2014 - 10:58pm
May 22, 2014
Governor race activity picks up as Republican convention nears
May 22, 2014 - 2:00am
May 12, 2014
Gov. Mark Dayton tells reporters Monday that he will veto a public works funding bill if it includes a provision that forbids requiring new homes to have fire sprinklers. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Dayton would veto bonding over fire sprinkler provision
May 12, 2014 - 11:30pm
Medical marijuana’s future at Minn. Capitol is foggy
May 12, 2014 - 11:26pm
May 11, 2014
Dayton signs Women’s Economic Security Act into law
May 11, 2014 - 11:35pm
March 19, 2014
Gov. Mark Dayton makes his first public appearance in more than a month on Tuesday. His second body cast since a Feb. 10 hip surgery was removed this week and he used his first news conference to blast fellow Democratic Senate leaders for holding up a tax bill until they got a new Senate building approved. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Senate tax bill arrives after Dayton complains about fellow Dems stalling
March 19, 2014 - 1:00am