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August 20, 2018
Keith Ellison speaks Friday, Aug. 13, 2018, at campaign rally at Denfeld High School in Duluth. Ellison is running for Minnesota attorney general. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Vice president plans another Minnesota visit
16 hours 54 min ago
August 19, 2018
Minnesota Republican Chairwoman Jennifer Carnahan mingles with attendees at the governor's debate Friday, Aug. 17, at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa. Kelly Humphrey / Forum News Service
Setting the stage: State GOP chair talks shop about 2018 midterms
August 19, 2018 - 6:36pm
After greeting door-knocking supporters at North Commons Park in Minneapolis, Keith Ellison answered questions from the press Friday, August 17, 2018. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Minnesota Democrats endorse Ellison amid abuse allegation
August 19, 2018 - 8:27am
Primary turnout high in most of Minnesota: Some rural areas saw decline in voting
August 19, 2018 - 5:00am
August 18, 2018
Now running: A guide to who’s seeking regional offices
August 18, 2018 - 7:30am
'Reel' hopeful: Theater proposal gets general approval from city
August 18, 2018 - 7:00am
August 17, 2018
After greeting door-knocking supporters at North Commons Park in Minneapolis, Keith Ellison answered questions from the press Friday, August 17, 2018. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Ellison has no plans to withdraw after abuse accusations
August 17, 2018 - 4:56pm
Capitol Chatter: DFL endorsements don't all stick
August 17, 2018 - 3:43pm
August 16, 2018
Audit: MNIT has dozens of incomplete projects, millions unspent
August 16, 2018 - 7:37pm
Council talks movie theater proposal
August 16, 2018 - 8:53am
August 15, 2018
Tim Walz, Democratic candidate for Minnesota Governor. Submitted photo
How Johnson and Walz won the ticket in the governor's race
August 15, 2018 - 9:17pm
Minnesota governor candidates U.S. Rep. Tim Walz, left, and Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson share a laugh before a recent forum in Mankato. Democratic voters picked Walz and Republicans voted for Johnson in the Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, primary election. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Governor's race: Trump endorses Johnson; Walz strong in Twin Cities, southern Minnesota
August 15, 2018 - 4:53pm
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Founding feminism leader Arvonne Fraser dies at 92
August 15, 2018 - 4:36pm
City of Worthington seeks movie theater input
August 15, 2018 - 10:01am
Worthington Fire Department earns federal grant
August 15, 2018 - 9:30am