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June 22, 2018
President Donald Trump waves to the crowd at Amsoil Arena at the conclusion of his Duluth, Minn., speech on Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Bob King / Forium News Service
Capitol Chatter: Trump seeks 2020 Minnesota win
12 hours 42 min ago
May 31, 2018
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Michelle Fischbach and former Gov. Tim Pawlenty share a laugh Thursday, May 31, 2018, after Pawlenty introduced Fishbach as his running mate. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Fischbach wants to keep job, with Pawlenty as Minn. governor
May 31, 2018 - 1:47pm
May 30, 2018
Making a point, Gov. Mark Dayton announces on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, that had signed a public works bill funding projects across Minnesota. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MN lawmakers claim a bonding victory as Dayton signs with objections
May 30, 2018 - 3:12pm
February 7, 2018
Editorial: District 54 race redefines 'special'
February 7, 2018 - 6:55pm
January 31, 2018
Caucus roundup
January 31, 2018 - 3:24pm
Caucus roundup
January 31, 2018 - 1:10pm
January 29, 2018
Denny McNamara and Karla Bigham
Three candidates battle for state Senate seat
January 29, 2018 - 10:30pm
January 17, 2018
Minn. roundup: Pawlenty says he won't run against Smith for U.S. Senate; Looking for contraband, Stillwater prison unit was in lockdown
January 17, 2018 - 1:13pm
January 10, 2018
The Goodhue County Adult Detention Center. File photo
Mental health drugs carry a cost for Minnesota jails
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
December 5, 2017
(From left) Leilani Holmstadt, Denny McNamara, Karla Bigham
Holmstadt, McNamara eye Senate seat as Franke opts against run; Schoen submits resignation letter
December 5, 2017 - 9:10am
November 27, 2017
Former Vice President Walter Mondale, right, laughs while stopping by the office of former Attorney General of Minnesota Warren Spannaus, left, at Dorsey & Whitney in Minneapolis on Thursday, March 21, 2013.
(Ben Garvin / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Former Minnesota Attorney General Warren Spannaus dies at 86
November 27, 2017 - 10:27pm
Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., apologizes at a news conference Monday after several women accused him of unwanted touching. Melina Mara / Washington Post
Franken talks about remorse, but not details of groping allegations, in Q&A
November 27, 2017 - 10:24pm
November 23, 2017
FILE-- Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Oct. 18, 2017. A growing national outcry over sexual harassment reached the Senate on Nov. 16, when a radio newscaster accused Franken of kissing and groping her without consent during a 2006 U.S.O. tour of the Middle East before he took public office. Franken almost immediately released an apology to the newscaster, Leeann Tweeden. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times)
Franken says he'll work to regain Minnesotans' trust as US senator
November 23, 2017 - 8:30pm
October 14, 2017
State Rep., Erin Murphy, met with members of the Minnesota Corn Growers Association, including farm owner Les Anderson in Cannon Falls on Friday, Oct. 13. Kit Murray / RiverTown Multimedia
The race is on: Gubernatorial candidates visit with local farmers
October 14, 2017 - 5:51pm
October 4, 2017
Hastings native Mary Fasbender announced her candidacy Oct. 4 for the mayor of Hastings in the 2018 election. Submitted photo
Fasbender announces mayoral run
October 4, 2017 - 2:23pm
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