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Human Rights office to reopen in St. Cloud to combat discrimination
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Auto racing: Speedway racing gaining ground in Worthington
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Scott Rall: For the love of a Lab
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May 23, 2016
Presidential primary change among bills made law
ST. PAUL — Minnesota will move from a presidential caucus to a presidential primary for the 2020 election. Gov. Mark Dayton signed the switch into law Sunday. Under the new system, voters would make their February partisan presidential picks in an election run by the state, rather...
May 23, 2016 - 7:54pm
May 3, 2016
Presidential primary legislation hits rough spot
ST. PAUL — Efforts to launch a presidential primary after Minnesota’s overflowing March precinct caucuses frustrated voters hit a series of roadblocks Tuesday in a key Senate committee. Powerful Senate Finance Chairman Richard Cohen, D-St. Paul, said a presidential primary could...
May 3, 2016 - 5:02pm
April 26, 2016
Trump, Clinton score wins
NEW YORK — Donald Trump swept primaries in five Northeastern states Tuesday in a major show of strength that moved the New York billionaire...
April 26, 2016 - 10:00pm
April 25, 2016
Teaming up: GOP frontrunner attacks Cruz-Kasich alliance as ‘pathetic’
WEST CHESTER, Pa. — Republican Donald Trump amped up attacks against rivals Ted Cruz and John Kasich Monday after they announced an agreement...
April 25, 2016 - 3:58pm
As others see it: Minnesota should consider a primary
So important is the office of the president that Europeans often say they wish they could vote in U.S. elections. That won’t be happening anytime soon, of course. But it helps explain what’s happening in Minnesota right now, as the Legislature comes closer to scrapping the presidential...
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April 25, 2016 - 3:48pm
April 17, 2016
Primary vs. caucus: State legislature, governor seem ready to make change
ST. PAUL — After more than 321,000 Minnesotans stuffed themselves into schools, churches, fire halls, snowmobile groups and Lions Clubs across the state to take part in presidential picking last month, Capitol and party leaders, as well as many voters, decided it is time for a change....
April 17, 2016 - 8:58pm
April 7, 2016
Who’s qualified to be president? Sanders, Clinton trade barbs
NEW YORK (Reuters) — Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders doubled down Thursday on his assertion that his rival for the Democratic Party’s...
April 7, 2016 - 4:11pm
April 5, 2016
Cruz, Sanders score key victories in Wisconsin primary
MILWAUKEE — Republican Ted Cruz won the Wisconsin presidential primary Tuesday, dealing a blow to front-runner Donald Trump’s hopes of amassing...
April 5, 2016 - 9:47pm
February 29, 2016
Former first daughter meets Duluth, makes appeal for Hillary Clinton
DULUTH — Having received several live doses of Bernie Sanders so far, it's notable that northeastern Minnesota will go without seeing Hillary...
February 29, 2016 - 7:52pm
‘An exciting time ... for both parties’: Minnesotans begin picking a president tonight
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans will show up at 4,109 precinct caucus meetings tonight to discuss politics, elect party leaders and, mostly, to select presidential candidates. As part of Super Tuesday, with about a dozen other primary and caucus states picking their presidential favorites,...
February 29, 2016 - 7:32pm
Where are the local caucuses?
Nobles County GOP Leota Township Hall, located at 11505 110th St., Leota. DFL Worthington Middle School Cafeteria, 1401 Crailsheim Road, Worthington. Cottonwood County GOP Business Art and Recreation Center, 1012 5th Ave., Windom. DFL Jeffers Senior Center, 108 E Whited St., Jeffers....
February 29, 2016 - 7:31pm
February 28, 2016
Clinton sets sights on general election: ‘America has never stopped being great’
COLUMBIA, S.C. — Riding high after a landslide victory in Saturday’s South Carolina primary, Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton has...
February 28, 2016 - 9:36pm
February 9, 2016
Trump, Sanders win: New Hampshire nominating contests show decisive results
MANCHESTER, N.H. — Riding a wave of voter anger at traditional politicians, billionaire Donald Trump won New Hampshire’s Republican presidential...
February 9, 2016 - 9:25pm
August 13, 2014
McFadden wins Republican U.S. Senate nod
ST. PAUL -- Well-financed Mike McFadden won the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in Tuesday's Minnesota primary election, and is set to face U.S. Sen. Al Franken in the Nov. 4 election. The secretary of state's office reported that McFadden had 72 percent of the vote with...
August 13, 2014 - 10:12am
August 11, 2014
Every vote counts
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans should not need to wait in long lines at today’s primary election. With a few exceptions where local races are exciting voters, low turnout is predicted — despite two hotly contested statewide races. Four Republicans are competing for the right to...
August 11, 2014 - 10:37pm