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June 3, 2018
Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty, shown in an undated courtesy image from video, lept into the 2018 governor’s race Thursday, April 5, 2018. Pawlenty, a 57-year-old Republican, served from 2003 to 2011. (Courtesy of Tim Pawlenty for Governor)
GOP shows mixed opinions on Pawlenty
June 3, 2018 - 3:20pm
January 4, 2018
Leah Phifer  (Courtesy photo)
In Minn. 8th District congressional race, DFL challenger to Nolan wants end to 'partisan chicken'
January 4, 2018 - 9:07pm
Commentary: California counts for nothing, again
June 4, 2016 - 12:00am
May 18, 2016
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks Monday at Transylvania University in Lexington, Kentucky. (AARON P. BERNSTEIN | REUTERS)
Clinton, Sanders split Democrat nominating contests in Oregon, Kentucky
May 18, 2016 - 12:26am
May 3, 2016
Minnesota’s presidential primary legislation hits rough spot
May 3, 2016 - 9:13pm
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump signs autographs Tuesday after speaking during a campaign rally at the Century Center in South Bend, Indiana. (KAMIL KRZACZYNSKI | REUTERS)
Trump wins big in Indiana, with a clear path as Cruz quits
May 3, 2016 - 7:43pm
April 25, 2016
Minnesota Opinion: Minnesota is smart to consider primary
April 25, 2016 - 2:00am
April 17, 2016
Many changes if state switches to primary: Minnesota Legislature and governor seem ready to make change
April 17, 2016 - 10:30pm
April 14, 2016
Minnesota Opinion: It is time for a Minnesota presidential primary
April 14, 2016 - 12:12am
April 5, 2016
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz speaks Tuesday during Wisconsin primary night rally at the American Serb Banquet Hall in Milwaukee. (KAMI KRZACZYNSKI | REUTERS)
Republican Cruz and Democrat Sanders score key victories in Wisconsin
April 5, 2016 - 9:10pm
March 15, 2016
U.S. Senator and Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio listens to the invocation from a backstage area before a campaign rally Tuesday in West Palm Beach, Florida. (CARLOS ALLEGRI | REUTERS)
Trump knocks Rubio out of race
March 15, 2016 - 11:35pm
March 6, 2016
It's standing room only Tuesday night at the Willmar Middle School cafeteria during the local Republican Party's caucus. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
Minnesota presidential primary gains momentum
March 6, 2016 - 6:11am
February 9, 2016
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders celebrates Tuesday after winning the New Hampshire presidential primary in Concord, New Hampshire. (RICK WILKING | REUTERS)
Trump, Sanders win U.S. nominating contests in New Hampshire
February 9, 2016 - 9:13pm
August 12, 2014
Early morning voters at Vinje Church in Willmar on Tuesday
Casting ballots in Willmar primary race
August 12, 2014 - 2:16pm
August 11, 2014
Low primary vote turnout expected today
August 11, 2014 - 10:20pm