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Data: Nov. 15, 2018
St. Paul approves eventual increase to $15 minimum wage
Only openly gay Minnesota House member proposes ban on conversion therapy
Minnesota West professor recognized at symposium
Pelosi seeks to shore up votes for speaker; McConnell,Schumer keep top Senate spots
Towns, Wiggins lead Timberwolves past Pelicans
Wolves' Taylor glad to put Butler drama behind him, confident in Thibodeau
Wild GM Paul Fenton happy with season so far
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
This time, Gophers bring offense into last two Big Ten games
Frozen out of China, American farmers refuse to sell their soybeans
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
trū Shrimp board approves plans in Luverne
Tesla names a new chairman to replace Elon Musk
Place a Business Announcement
Letter: Support Minnesota's Give to the Max Day
Letter: Crailsheim exchange student readies for move to new host family
Jessie Veeder: The making of me
Veterans Day changes today
Vina "Alice" McHugh
Roger A. Hesebeck
Creamy wild rice soup is a great way to use up leftover Thanksgiving turkey
Chocolatiers need more cocoa, and they want millennials to help
Seasonal depression, 'winter blues' and SAD
Disheveled Theologian: Life after death
Overwhelmed caregiver accounts for insufficient family updates
out and about
McCready family -- five generations
Lawrence and Sara Mae Klingenberg
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
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November 11, 2018
8th District red for now — or forever? Redrawn districts in 2022 could upend trend
DULUTH — Not to start the 2020 election season prematurely, but Tuesday’s rare Republican victory in Northeastern Minnesota’s U.S. House...
November 11, 2018 - 6:00am
How Walz won the governor’s office: DFL congressman flipped districts that voted for Trump by discussing issues, not running against president
PAUL — Maybe there’s more to Tim Walz’s “One Minnesota” than just a campaign slogan.In a country that is increasingly politically...
November 11, 2018 - 6:00am
November 7, 2018
Rock County election results
With 24 of 24 precincts reporting, Rock County voting results are as follows: U.S. Senator (6-year term) Jim Newberger (REP): 2,217
November 7, 2018 - 10:15am
October 30, 2018
Stauber emails: Congressional candidate used county resources to advance candidacy
DULUTH — Pete Stauber’s campaign emails with a Washington, D.C., political group are public and St. Louis County must stop refusing requests...
October 30, 2018 - 3:09pm
October 28, 2018
Unraveling the 8th District MPR debate: Fast pace finds candidates squabbling
DULUTH — The major party candidates in the race for the 8th Congressional District met on Friday, Oct. 26, for a radio debate, and for nearly...
October 28, 2018 - 10:00pm
October 26, 2018
Minn. candidate debates ... but not his opponent
ST. PAUL — When his political opponent failed to show, a Republican candidate for a House seat on St. Paul’s East Side found himself in an...
October 26, 2018 - 7:24pm
October 20, 2018
Will control of Minnesota House be decided in the suburbs? DFL, GOP targeting metro-area races that give them the best chance of a majority at the Capitol
ST. PAUL — Democrats are in a good position to pick up seats in the Minnesota House of Representatives on Election Day, but face a steep...
October 20, 2018 - 2:35pm
October 17, 2018
St. Louis County won't unseal Stauber emails
DULUTH — Despite a state opinion suggesting otherwise, St. Louis County said Wednesday, Oct. 17, it will not release the contents of campaign...
October 17, 2018 - 5:19pm
October 15, 2018
University of Minnesota program teaches students how to run secure elections
MINNEAPOLIS—At a time when U.S. voting systems have been under assault, an online program at the University of Minnesota is teaching students how to run secure elections and fend off cyber attackers. The 12-credit Certificate in Election Administration program is offered by...
October 15, 2018 - 8:00am
October 14, 2018
Senate candidates Smith, Housley tackle immigration
DULUTH — Vying to fill one of Minnesota's U.S. Senate seats for the remaining two years of President Donald Trump's first term in office,...
October 14, 2018 - 6:00am
September 30, 2018
Two rural Minnesota congressional races could turn on Trump policies
ST. PAUL — An unexpected shuffling of Minnesota's political landscape has put two rural congressional districts held by Democrats up for grabs, drawing the attention — and money — of national interest groups.
September 30, 2018 - 5:13pm
Who are big spenders in Minnesota's 2018 election?
ST. PAUL — Union workers, business leaders and political activists all do it — pool money to influence votes. In what's shaping up...
September 30, 2018 - 6:00am
September 28, 2018
Letter: Voting not just a privilege, but an obligation
By Bill Tusa, Jackson With the upcoming election, we the people have an obligation to fulfill.
September 28, 2018 - 10:53pm
September 2, 2018
Minnesota Republicans trying to make just about every race about Keith Ellison
ST. PAUL — Keith Ellison, Keith Ellison, Keith Ellison. It's all about Keith Ellison, at least according a Republican narrative as part...
September 2, 2018 - 7:02pm
August 19, 2018
Primary turnout high in most of Minnesota: Some rural areas saw decline in voting
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans were more excited about voting in August than they've been in a long time. More than a quarter of registered voters cast ballots in the Aug. 14 primary, the best turnout in 20 years. For Amanda Anderson of Apple Valley, it was a chance to make a difference....
August 19, 2018 - 5:00am