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October 19, 2018
Republican challenger Dave Hughes, left, and Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., prepare for their debate on Minnesota Public Radio in the 7th Congressional District race on Friday, Oct. 19. in the 7th Congressional District race. David Samson / Forum News Service
Peterson, Hughes clash in Minnesota 7th Congressional District debate
October 19, 2018 - 5:56pm
October 17, 2018
File photo. Keith Ellison answers questions from the press after he kicks off a grass-roots door-knocking event at North Commons Park in Minneapolis, Friday, Aug. 17. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Keith Ellison's divorce records unsealed: Congressman said he was abused
October 17, 2018 - 8:55pm
October 16, 2018
Kim Ellison, ex-wife of U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., speaks at a news conference with sons Isaiah, left, and Jeremiah in Minneapolis Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. Dave Orrick / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Ellison's ex-wife pleads to keep parts of divorce record secret, says there was no abuse in 25 years of marriage
October 16, 2018 - 6:13pm
Sign up for the Minnesota, North Dakota 2018 election e-newsletter
October 16, 2018 - 5:57pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Mayoral candidate Steve Peppin, right, watches as Mayor Marv Calvin answers a question Tuesday during a candidate forum conducted by the Willmar Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce. The two traded barbs after Peppin went on the attack.
Mayoral candidates Marv Calvin and Steve Peppin trade barbs at Chamber forum in Willmar
October 16, 2018 - 5:19pm
October 15, 2018
North Dakota Deputy Secretary of State Jim Silrum holds up voter ID information during a Tribal Taxation Issues Committee meeting Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2018 at the state Capitol in Bismarck. John Hageman / Forum News Service
ND tribal leaders hope to overcome voter ID 'barriers' after Supreme Court decision
October 15, 2018 - 2:58pm
October 14, 2018
Candidates for Minnesota governor, U.S. Rep. Tim Walz, DFL, who represents the First Congressional District, left, and Republican Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson chat before the start of a debate hosted by Minnesota Public Radio at the State Fair in August. Dave Orrick / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Walz, Johnson at odds on health care: Both promise lower costs, but experts say there are 'winners and losers' for each plan
October 14, 2018 - 6:45am
October 10, 2018
During a legislative forum Tuesday night, Oct. 9, incumbent GOP state Rep. Duane Quam (R—25A) ripped the microphone out of DFL challenger Jamie Mahlberg's hands in a heated exchange. Courtesy photo / City of Rochesterplay button
Minn. GOP lawmaker rips microphone out of challenger's hand, lobs it back to her during legislative forum in Rochester
October 10, 2018 - 1:20pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Minnesota House District 17B and 17A candidates answer questions Tuesday evening during the  legislative forum sponsored by the Willmar Area League of Women Voters at the Willmar Municipal Utilities Auditorium.
Minnesota House 17A, 17B candidates speak to voters
October 10, 2018 - 11:43am
October 9, 2018
Congressman Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) hosted a roundtable discussion Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018, on the campus of Minnesota State University Moorhead to discuss voting rights in the state. Ross Torgerson / Forum News Service
Minn. Democratic attorney general candidate Keith Ellison hosts roundtable event in Moorhead on voting rights
October 9, 2018 - 12:04pm
October 8, 2018
Minnesota state auditor candidates call for education, accountability
October 8, 2018 - 10:28am
October 7, 2018
Jeff Johnson, the Republican candidate for Minnesota Governor. Nathan Bowe / Forum News Service
Who owns more guns, Tim Walz or Jeff Johnson?
October 7, 2018 - 7:00am
Editorial: Jeff Johnson the right choice for Minnesota governor
October 7, 2018 - 7:00am
October 6, 2018
Christopher Mathison, a candidate for Brainerd City Council, has withdrawn from the race due to alleged online bullying. Submitted photo
Central Minnesota city council candidate withdraws from race, cites online bullying
October 6, 2018 - 10:25am
October 5, 2018
A distinct choice for mayor awaits Willmar voters
October 5, 2018 - 5:44am
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