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Haken (left) and Murray
Two to square off in Jackson County sheriff race
19 min 59 sec ago
Auditor/treasurer candidate Joyce Jacobs (second from left) speaks while (from left) auditor/treasurer candidate Theodore Buhner and recorder candidates Renee Schnurstein and Thelma Yager listen during Tuesday night's candidates forum at Worthington High School. (Ryan McGaughey / The Globe)
Auditor/treasurer, recorder candidates meet at forum
1 hour 51 min ago
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
14 hours 38 min ago
Sign up for the Minnesota, North Dakota 2018 election e-newsletter
14 hours 54 min ago
October 15, 2018
Small-town Minnesota government unresponsive to records request after open-meetings controversy
October 15, 2018 - 9:46pm
Gov. Mark Dayton. Forum News Service file photo
Dayton’s back surgeries deemed a success
October 15, 2018 - 8:11pm
Noah Johnson, candidate for Minnesota attorney general in the Nov. 2018 election, representing the Legalize Cannabis Party. Submitted photo
Marijuana legalization candidate for Minnesota attorney general throws support to Ellison
October 15, 2018 - 7:57pm
MnSure offers new online health insurance comparison plan tool
October 15, 2018 - 3:58pm
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
Tina Smith
Senate candidates Smith, Housley tackle immigration
October 14, 2018 - 6:00am
October 13, 2018
Landowner appeal of ditch authority ruling heads to court
October 13, 2018 - 10:00am
Joining Worthington Mayor Mike Kuhle (second from right) at a banquet hosted by the Midwest German Consulate General in Indianapolis Oct. 6 were Mayors Terry Seitz of Jasper, Ind., Steven Ponto of Brookfield, Wis., and Al Larson of Schaumburg, Ill. (Submitted photo)
Kuhle touts Worthington’s Crailsheim connection in Indianapolis
October 13, 2018 - 8:45am
October 12, 2018
The new Minnesota REAL ID will look like this. It's similar to the current licenses with the exception of the gold star in the upper right hand corner.  Courtesy of the  Minnesota Department of Public Safety
Real IDs are available, but not many Minnesotans are opting for them so far
October 12, 2018 - 5:25pm
WATCH: Feehan/Hagedorn face off in District 1 Congressional debate
October 12, 2018 - 12:15pm
October 11, 2018
Minnesota Halloween attraction forced to close after owner makes anti-Somali remarks
October 11, 2018 - 6:04pm