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'I knew it was him': Minnesotan was first responder on scene of crash that killed teen son
Willmar Police ask for public's help identifying theft suspects
Two arrested with 117 grams of meth, $1,700 during Minn. traffic stop
Feds find MNsure tech vulnerabilities, but state says they are fixed
Independent study film focuses on immigrant students
The Lynx look for one more win for the WNBA crown
WCT Sports Show: Cardinal boys soccer team onto state
Indians blank Jays to book trip to World Series
Prep Football: KMS stuns Browerville on the road
Vikings' Sam Bradford returns to Philadelphia to face Carson Wentz
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
Lady Gaga to perfom Super Bowl halftime show
Meander weekend features celebration of art, community
As 2017 looms, time to review your Medicare coverage
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
The prairie chicken is featured on Northland Outdoors TV
Fast food influence kids' soda and calorie choices
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Thomas "Tom" A. Graham
Franziska "Fanny" Messenbrink
Martha G. Reigstad
Fran Hussong letter: Ahmann is part of the problem
Gene Schneider letter: Asmus is clear choice in Ward 2
Marlys Schafer letter: Don't vote for self-interest groups
Kent Syverson letter: Keep the 19th Amendment
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
March 10, 2016
Commentary: Hearing Michigan's angry voices
Tuesday in Michigan was brought to you by white working-class men and the people from little towns and small cities. The outcome of a primary...
March 10, 2016 - 1:00am
March 1, 2016
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
March 1, 2016 - 12:30am
Commentary: Sanders must level with his young voters
What happened in the South Carolina primary? Bernie Sanders was asked. “We got decimated, that’s what happened,” he responded. Here was...
March 1, 2016 - 12:20am
February 29, 2016
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
February 29, 2016 - 7:00am
August 11, 2014
Low primary vote turnout expected today
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans should not need to wait in long lines at today’s primary election.
August 11, 2014 - 10:20pm
April 29, 2014
Minnesota online voter registration to continue
ST. PAUL — Minnesota senators approved online voter registration Tuesday over Republican objections that the bill lacks adequate data security protection.
April 29, 2014 - 11:24pm
April 28, 2014
Minn. Senate to debate resuming online voter registration
ST. PAUL — A judge says Minnesota’s online voter registration system is illegal, but senators today debate a law change to allow it.
April 28, 2014 - 11:14pm
November 4, 2013
KMS, Benson voters to go to polls
Voters in the Benson and Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg school districts will go the polls today. The voters in Benson will decide whether to provide more funding for school operations, and voters in the KMS district will decide whether to pay for school improvements. KMS will have two...
November 4, 2013 - 11:27pm
October 31, 2013
Letter: The suppression of the vote
“Now many of our Christians have what I call the goo-goo syndrome — good government. They want everybody to vote. I don’t want everybody to vote. Elections are not won by a majority of people, they never have been from the beginning of our country and they are not...
October 31, 2013 - 4:00am
November 8, 2012
Problems minimal across west central Minnesota as 21,547 cast votes
WILLMAR -- There was strong voter turnout and few Election Day problems reported in many west central Minnesota counties Tuesday. In Kandiyohi...
November 8, 2012 - 12:00am
November 7, 2012
Benson voters cast ballots
November 7, 2012 - 12:00am
November 6, 2012
Minn. voters decide if they should show IDs in next election
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Voters decided Tuesday if they would be required to prove who they are in elections beginning next year. Election officials said they know of little voter fraud and said the constitutional amendment would cost millions of dollars, but supporters said that democracy...
November 6, 2012 - 7:39pm
November 5, 2012
New voters looking forward to casting their first ballots
WILLMAR -- Presidential debates mean more now, and they're talking about politics with their parents and their friends. A group of 18-year-old seniors at Willmar Senior High are looking forward to their first chance to vote Tuesday. Several seniors from Willmar talked about the milestone...
November 5, 2012 - 12:00am
November 7, 2011
Voters in Tuesday elections can find their polling place on Minnesota Secretary of State website
ST. PAUL -- Some municipalities and school districts will be holding elections Tuesday. Secretary of State Mark Ritchie encourages Minnesota voters to use the Office of the Secretary of State's free online Polling Place Finder to locate their polling location for this election....
November 7, 2011 - 1:00pm
October 24, 2011
Some voters take issue with vulnerable adults
BRAINERD (AP) -- On a warm day in Washington state, two days after Jim Stene's 12th birthday, he faced a decision that would alter his life forever. And eventually place him at the center of a 2010 voting fraud allegation regarding vulnerable adults. On June 28, 1987, Jim and his...
October 24, 2011 - 12:00am