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February 11, 2018
Rick Nolan
Nolan reflects on retirement, look forward to family time
February 11, 2018 - 7:31am
February 9, 2018
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan announced Friday morning that he is retiring at the end of his fourth term. In this file photo from May of 2014, Nolan gives remarks about the death of former U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar at his Duluth office. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan to retire from Congress, leaving a legacy of coalition building in fractured district
February 9, 2018 - 7:02pm
February 6, 2018
This precinct caucus in East Grand Forks, Minn., attracted far fewer Democrats than two years ago, when records were set statewide. Sam Easter / Forum News Service
Johnson, Walz win governor caucus polls, but is Pawlenty running?
February 6, 2018 - 10:40pm
Tim Pawlenty talks to a 2011 Ottumwa, Iowa, campaign stop. He was running for president; in 2017, there is talk abot him running for the U.S. Senate. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Pawlenty quits lobbying job. Will he run for governor?
February 6, 2018 - 11:53am
February 1, 2018
Anita Sandborgh distributes ballots in a crowded Republican precinct room in Cottage Grove at the 2016 Minnesota precinct caucuses. In the Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, caucuses, those attending will cast straw poll ballots for governor.  Scott Wente / Forum News Service
Next week, Minnesota's caucuses expected to be more manageable than 2016
February 1, 2018 - 1:05pm
January 26, 2018
Republican Minnesota governor candidate Mary Giuliani Stephens and Democratic candidate Tim Walz talk before the Friday, Jan. 26, candidate forum at the Minnesota Newspaper Convention. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MN Republican governor hopefuls lean right
January 26, 2018 - 3:05pm
Former Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Zellers, right, tells Republican governor candidate Jeff Johnson, left, and Democratic candidate Chris Coleman about the upcoming candidate forum on Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. Zellers' public relations firm organized the forum, held at the Minnesota Newspaper Association convention. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MN Democratic governor candidates vary marginally, share goals
January 26, 2018 - 2:49pm
January 8, 2018
David Osmek
Osmek out of Minnesota governor race
January 8, 2018 - 3:18pm
January 5, 2018
The Minnesota Senate on May 1, 2017. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Special legislative election takes on statewide importance
January 5, 2018 - 2:38pm
December 24, 2017
Minnesota 8th District Rep. Rick Nolan and his daughter Katherine Bensen have come together over the past three years in her fight against lung cancer. (Nolan family photo)
'Enjoy life and make the best of every day': Nolan, daughter discuss her fight with lung cancer
December 24, 2017 - 6:10am
November 18, 2017
Minnesota voters supported 82 percent of tax levies in November
November 18, 2017 - 12:23pm
November 10, 2017
State Representative Matt Dean, from left, one of 11 Republican gubernatorial candidates for the state of Minnesota, and Noah and Nate Hultgren, managers of Hultgren Farms, test out a corn combine at Hultgren Farms in Raymond Nov. 7th. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service
Farmers hope tours will 'open eyes' to Minn. governor candidates
November 10, 2017 - 8:25am
October 2, 2017
File photo of Sen. Carla Nelson, R-Rochester. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Rochester senator in U.S. House race
October 2, 2017 - 5:23pm
August 30, 2017
Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon talks to Becker County election officials at a meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 29, at the Becker County Courthouse. Nathan Bowe / Forum News Service
Are our elections secure? Minnesota's in better shape than most states
August 30, 2017 - 2:20pm
August 10, 2017
Supporters cheer as voting returns came in at Donald Trump’s election night event, at the New York Hilton Midtown in Manhattan, Nov. 8, 2016. Trump was elected in a stunning culmination of an explosive, populist and polarizing campaign.. (Damon Winter/The New York Times)
In new poll, half of Republicans say they would support postponing 2020 election if Trump proposed it
August 10, 2017 - 8:51pm
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