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Walz, legislative leaders strike budget deal, drop gas tax hike
Ellsworth police looking for male suspect in connection with armed robbery
HERO Center plan OK'd; new sign at River Oaks: Cottage Grove City Council briefs
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Man charged with sex trafficking in Woodbury from behind bars
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Girls Golf: Woodbury, East Ridge, New Life have strong weeks to finish out regular season
Boys Golf: New Life Academy wins conference championship
Boys Tennis: East Ridge advances to section semifinals
Softball: East Ridge shares conference championship
Girls Lacrosse: East Ridge, Woodbury add key wins from the week
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A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
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This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
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August 18, 2018
Minnesota state primary results: Walz, Johnson led in Washington County
Jeff Johnson and Tim Walz will be Minnesotans' choices for governor this fall. "I think we sent a message, people want something different,"...
August 18, 2018 - 9:57am
August 14, 2018
Walz, Johnson win governor primaries; to face off in fall
ST. PAUL -- Jeff Johnson and Tim Walz will be Minnesotans' choices for governor this fall. "I think we sent a message, people want something...
August 14, 2018 - 10:07pm
August 10, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota nice may not rule campaigns
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. — Political candidates brought their best "Minnesota nice" to Farmfest. But voters should not get used to that. "First...
August 10, 2018 - 12:44pm
August 3, 2018
Minnesota GOP governor candidates come with differences
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Republicans should know something about their two major governor candidates in the Aug. 14 primary election. Jeff Johnson...
August 3, 2018 - 3:40pm
July 27, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota struggles in dealing with sex offenders
ST. PAUL—Dealing with sex offenders has been one of Minnesota's most difficult problems for at least 15 years.
July 27, 2018 - 10:32am
June 22, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Trump seeks 2020 Minnesota win
ST. PAUL—President Donald Trump fully expects to win Minnesota in 2020 if he can visit the state another time or two. "I hate to bring...
June 22, 2018 - 2:08pm
June 5, 2018
Democracy shows through in crowded attorney general race
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon may have said it best: "What a day to be in the democracy business." Simon, whose office runs state elections, was in the center of Minnesota's political world Tuesday, June 5, as the first Muslim in Congress decided to run...
June 5, 2018 - 8:13pm
June 4, 2018
Busy Minnesota political day includes Swanson for governor announcement
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota's politics is in high gear as the state attorney general said she wants to become governor, the governor picked...
June 4, 2018 - 6:56pm
May 31, 2018
Fischbach wants to keep job, with Pawlenty as Minn. governor
ST. PAUL -- Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty will have an experienced lieutenant governor as his running mate in this year's governor election. He named...
May 31, 2018 - 1:47pm
May 15, 2018
Pawlenty to skip GOP endorsing convention, going straight to primary
ST. PAUL --Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty has announced he plans to skip early June’s Republican state convention and go straight to the...
May 15, 2018 - 7:15pm
March 19, 2018
Tim Pawlenty launches governor campaign committee
ST. PAUL—Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty took a major step forward to run for his old job on Monday, March 19, in announcing he filed...
March 19, 2018 - 2:46pm
February 7, 2018
Analysis: Democrats' Trumpphobia continues to energize Minnesota base
ST. PAUL — It is dangerous to draw too many conclusions from precinct caucuses, especially from non-binding straw polls conducted there, but...
February 7, 2018 - 5:35pm
February 6, 2018
Johnson, Walz win governor caucus polls, but is Pawlenty running?
ST. PAUL -- Second-time Minnesota governor candidate Jeff Johnson easily won a Tuesday, Feb. 6 straw poll, but could face a bigger obstacle...
February 6, 2018 - 10:40pm
Pawlenty quits lobbying job. Will he run for governor?
ST. PAUL—Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty stole the spotlight from Republican candidates in the governor's race Tuesday, Feb. 6, hours before...
February 6, 2018 - 11:53am
January 17, 2018
Minn. roundup: Pawlenty says he won't run against Smith for U.S. Senate; Looking for contraband, Stillwater prison unit was in lockdown
Pawlenty says he won't run against Smith for U.S. Senate ST. PAUL — Former Republican Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty will not run for the U.S. Senate in November. Pawlenty, who has been courted by numerous donors and influential Republicans to run for the seat formerly held by...
January 17, 2018 - 1:13pm