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The happenstance farmer: Young Minnesota producer in unexpected career
Minnesota Congressman backs bill authorizing interim storage of nuclear waste at Nevada's Yucca Mountain
29 movies that scream summer
Officers on leave after shooting in Willmar, Minn.
Plaintiff lawyer cheered in Syngenta-corn case
Kahne records first NASCAR Cup Series win since 2014
Legendary Gophers and Lakers coach John Kundla passes away at 101
Latavius Murray, Dalvin Cook vie to replace Adrian Peterson at RB
Kim wins Marathon Classic by four shots
Twins reliever Matt Belisle, on a quiet roll, makes no excuses for 'volatility'
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
Letter: Student's time in Worthington is winding down
Column: Hospice doesn’t mean a surrender of hope
Janit M. Rose
George B. Johnson
James "Jim" Prochazka
Disheveled Theologian: Some bright morning … or evening
Column: PWs kept farms operating when war called away farmers
Looking Back: 2007 -- Luverne airport gets key federal funding
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Column: ‘Kids Went Here’ - That’s what you could say on bronze plaque
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July 19, 2017
Voters prefer Democrats even as Republicans are more motivated to vote, new poll shows
A new Washington Post-ABC News poll offers conflicting forecasts for the 2018 midterm elections, with voters clearly preferring Democrats in...
July 19, 2017 - 9:30am
June 23, 2017
Obama's secret struggle to punish Russia for Putin's election assault
WASHINGTON - Early last August, an envelope with extraordinary handling restrictions arrived at the White House. Sent by courier from the CIA,...
June 23, 2017 - 7:23am
May 26, 2017
Gianforte wins Montana special election, apologizes for attacking reporter
BOZEMAN, Mont. — Montana Republican Greg Gianforte narrowly beat a political novice to win a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives...
May 26, 2017 - 6:14am
May 25, 2017
Fox News crew 'watched in disbelief' as Montana's Greg Gianforte 'slammed' and 'punched' reporter
A Fox News reporter provided a vivid eyewitness account late Wednesday of an attack on a reporter by Montana Republican congressional candidate...
May 25, 2017 - 7:29am
May 24, 2017
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
“You may not have noticed it…but the North Dakota Senate campaign for the 2018 cycle has already begun,” I wrote back on April 1.
May 24, 2017 - 8:33am
May 19, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Johnson looks to buck history in governor race
ST. PAUL — This is not good news for Jeff Johnson, or anyone else who has lost a governor's race and wants a second chance. "Only a handful...
May 19, 2017 - 1:10pm
May 8, 2017
Dems--including Amy Klobuchar--start making 2020 moves, and the base starts making demands
DES MOINES, Iowa - Like others who spoke at a Democratic Party fundraiser here, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., said that so much has changed nationwide...
May 8, 2017 - 6:54am
May 1, 2017
BCA will investigate allegations against St. Paul City Council member
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension will investigate allegations of a failed bribery solicitation involving a St. Paul...
May 1, 2017 - 7:28pm
April 23, 2017
Projections say Macron, Le Pen go through to runoff in French vote
PARIS - Centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen are set to face each other in a May 7 runoff for the French presidency after...
April 23, 2017 - 1:44pm
March 27, 2017
Congressman Walz enters Minnesota governor race
ST. PAUL—U.S. Rep. Tim Walz says he is running for governor, giving Democrats a candidate from greater Minnesota, where Republicans dominated...
March 27, 2017 - 10:35am
March 17, 2017
Lt. Gov. Tina Smith won't run for governor in 2018
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith, long thought to be positioning herself to take over when Gov. Mark Dayton leaves office, said she...
March 17, 2017 - 8:24pm
February 24, 2017
Capitol Chatter: 2018 Minnesota governor race already crowded
ST. PAUL—There is one easy prediction in Minnesota politics: The 2018 governor's race will be crowded. Nearly 20 people have said they...
February 24, 2017 - 1:18pm
February 1, 2017
Statehouse elections getting pricier
ST. PAUL — It takes big bucks to win — or lose — control of the Legislature. Candidates, their allies and opponents spent more than $31 million in 2016’s battles in state House and Senate races, according to a Pioneer Press analysis of reports released Wednesday.
February 1, 2017 - 8:31pm
January 6, 2017
Capitol Chatter: GOP in charge, a Senate surprise
ST. PAUL -- Mark Johnson of East Grand Forks stood on the floor of the Minnesota Senate chatting about recent snow storms with Rep. Debra Kiel of Crookston.Johnson, minutes away from becoming northwest Minnesota’s newest state senator, appeared calm and collected in the newly renovated...
January 6, 2017 - 9:09pm
December 30, 2016
Capital Chatter: Broadband not a top 2017 topic
ST. PAUL -- A new report says $100 million in state money is needed every two years to help expand broadband high-speed internet throughout Minnesota, but rural lawmakers have said relatively little about it leading up to the 2017 Legislature. In a series of Forum News Service lawmaker...
December 30, 2016 - 8:35pm