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February 7, 2018
Minnesota state Rep. Paul Thissen, a former House speaker, dropped out of the governor's race Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, after a poor showing the night before in a Democratic straw poll. He is shown at a Minnesota Newspaper Association forum in January 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Analysis: Democrats' Trumpphobia continues to energize Minnesota base
February 7, 2018 - 5:35pm
February 6, 2018
This precinct caucus in East Grand Forks, Minn., attracted far fewer Democrats than two years ago, when records were set statewide. Sam Easter / Forum News Service
Johnson, Walz win governor caucus polls, but is Pawlenty running?
February 6, 2018 - 10:40pm
Tim Pawlenty talks to a 2011 Ottumwa, Iowa, campaign stop. He was running for president; in 2017, there is talk abot him running for the U.S. Senate. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Pawlenty quits lobbying job. Will he run for governor?
February 6, 2018 - 11:53am
February 2, 2018
With school officials and state legislators watching, high school junior Jessica Melnik talks about efforts to prevent girls from being used in sex trafficking. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: High school student fights sex trafficking
February 2, 2018 - 12:11pm
January 16, 2018
Tim Pawlenty talks to about 75 Iowans, and one Missourian, during an Ottumwa, Iowa, campaign stop. Tim Pawlenty talks to about 75 Republicans during a July 24, 2011, Ottumwa, Iowa, campaign stop. He spoke for about half an hour and answered questions for the same amount of time. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Tim Pawlenty: I won't run for Al Franken/Tina Smith U.S. Senate seat
January 16, 2018 - 3:49pm
December 7, 2017
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith says that Target is committed to continue its program of giving to local charities. With her during a 2015 news conference is Gov. Mark Dayton. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Tina Smith quickly rising to top of Senate speculation
December 7, 2017 - 3:25pm
October 6, 2017
Minnesota state Rep. Peggy Flanagan, front and center, on May 24, 2017, joined protest of Republican-written budget legislation. On Oct. 5, 2017, she was named running mate for Democratic governor candidate Tim Walz. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Walz running mate a White Earth member
October 6, 2017 - 4:53pm
August 25, 2017
U.S. Rep. Tim Walz, who serves southern Minnesota, speaks at Farmfest in early August 2017. He is a candidate in a crowded 2018 Minnesota Democratic governor race. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Minnesotans working in Wisconsin to get credit
August 25, 2017 - 1:37pm
July 28, 2017
Vehicles are scattered along displaced portions of the Interstate 35W bridge the evening of Aug. 1, 2007. Stacy Bengs / Forum News Service
Interstate 35W bridge collapse a decade ago led to improved safety
July 28, 2017 - 5:34pm
May 5, 2017
Tim Pawlenty talks to about 75 Republicans during a July 24, 2011, Ottumwa, Iowa, campaign stop. Since he dropped out of the presidential race later in the year, he seldom has talked in pubic. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Pawlenty returns to the spotlight
May 5, 2017 - 11:30pm
February 22, 2017
The Minnesota House chamber is packed with state representatives and senators Wednesday night, Feb. 22, 2017, gathered to elect University of Minnesota regents. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Former Minnesota legislative leaders together again, this time as university regents
February 22, 2017 - 10:31pm
November 15, 2016
Tim Pawlenty talks to about 75 Iowans, and one Missourian, during an Ottumwa, Iowa, campaign stop. Tim Pawlenty talks to about 75 Republicans during a July 24, 2011, Ottumwa, Iowa, campaign stop. He spoke for about half an hour and answered questions for the same amount of time. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Pawlenty not interested in treasury secretary job
November 15, 2016 - 8:53pm
January 2, 2013
Editorial cartoon by West Central Tribune
Cartoon opinions of Minnesota in 2012
January 2, 2013 - 7:31am
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