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Minnesota state House incumbents do well in primaries
Radinovich wins DFL primary for 8th Congressional District in one nation's hottest House races
Update: Benson voters approve $26 million school bond
Turnout for Minnesota primary election highest in 24 years
Chippewa County chooses sheriff, attorney candidates, Lac qui Parle County voters narrow field for sheriff
Huskies' bats bite Stingers
Polanco, Sano lead slumping Twins to win over Pirates
Chicago slips by Lynx at Target Center
Barr, out with undisclosed injury, says he wants to play for Vikings
Zimmer says Vikings' Waynes must 'deny the ball' to be elite
Legendary singer Aretha Franklin is 'gravely ill' in Detroit hospital, reports say
'Never Say No' is what North Dakota airman hopes singer Brandy will say to his ball invitation
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Poster, raffle art unveiling prelude to September festival
Hollywood blockbusters will get more love at next Oscar awards
Trump's Walk of Fame star: The West Hollywood City Council wants it permanently removed
Thomas: The Matrix at 20
A champion among tutors: Clara City native a male role model for preschoolers
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Honoring fallen officers: Spicer artist provides artwork for new state license plate
Generations/Life Connections April 2018 now available online
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Stehn will be thoughtful, professional Kandiyohi County Sheriff
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Walz, Johnson win governor primaries; to face off in fall
June 4, 2018
Busy Minnesota political day includes Swanson for governor announcement
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota's politics is in high gear as the state attorney general said she wants to become governor, the governor picked...
June 4, 2018 - 6:56pm
June 2, 2018
Murphy endorsed, but Walz to challenge in primary
ROCHESTER, Minn.—Erin Murphy left the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party convention its endorsed candidate, only to face a familiar...
June 2, 2018 - 6:35pm
June 1, 2018
DFL notebook: Governor race top priority
ROCHESTER, Minn.—The governor race is far and away the top political suspense at Minnesota party conventions this weekend, and at the Democratic...
June 1, 2018 - 6:12pm
May 31, 2018
Democrats to set stage for 'important' election
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Every election year comes the same rote statement: "It is the most important election in a generation." Minnesota Gov....
May 31, 2018 - 4:21pm
May 21, 2018
Minn. gubernatorial candidate Otto chooses running mate
ST. PAUL -- DFL gubernatorial candidate Rebecca Otto has chosen Zarina Baber as her running mate, creating the possibility that if elected, Baber...
May 21, 2018 - 2:12pm
April 18, 2018
Minnesota Supreme Court allows counties to pick financial auditors
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Supreme Court has upheld a 2015 law that lets counties save money by bypassing the state auditor's office and hiring...
April 18, 2018 - 5:36pm
Candidate Downey out after Pawlenty raises $1 million
ST. PAUL — A former Minnesota Republican chairman and lawmaker has ended his campaign for governor, saying Tim Pawlenty's entrance in the race...
April 18, 2018 - 11:48am
February 9, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Are Otto win, Nolan retirement linked?
ST. PAUL—Rebecca Otto won the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party's straw poll for governor in the 8th Congressional District. Three days later,...
February 9, 2018 - 12:39pm
February 6, 2018
Johnson, Walz win governor caucus polls, but is Pawlenty running?
ST. PAUL -- Second-time Minnesota governor candidate Jeff Johnson easily won a Tuesday, Feb. 6 straw poll, but could face a bigger obstacle...
February 6, 2018 - 10:40pm
Pawlenty quits lobbying job. Will he run for governor?
ST. PAUL—Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty stole the spotlight from Republican candidates in the governor's race Tuesday, Feb. 6, hours before...
February 6, 2018 - 11:53am
January 26, 2018
MN Democratic governor candidates vary marginally, share goals
BLOOMINGTON, Minn.—Minnesota's Democratic governor candidates generally agree on policies affecting greater Minnesota, ranging from spending...
January 26, 2018 - 2:49pm
January 5, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Special legislative election takes on statewide importance
ST. PAUL—A Minnesota Senate special election in the southeastern Twin Cities carries more importance than usual, with a statewide impact....
January 5, 2018 - 2:38pm
January 2, 2018
Minnesota DFL green caucus endorses Otto for governor
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota DFL Environmental Caucus said Tuesday that they have endorsed State Auditor Rebecca Otto in the crowded race for...
January 2, 2018 - 7:02pm
November 17, 2017
Franken talk abounds, but senator quiet
ST. PAUL — Former women staffers of U.S. Sen. Al Franken said he treated them well, the woman who accused him of sexual harassment does...
November 17, 2017 - 7:41pm
November 9, 2017
Minnesota governor candidates differ on ag approaches
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota's 2018 governor candidates offer a variety of solutions to rural problems. In the largest governor candidate forum...
November 9, 2017 - 7:08pm