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First lady Melania Trump warns of 'destructive and harmful' side of social media
After report of woman trying to run over people, three shot outside St. Paul liquor store
Setting the stage: State GOP chair talks shop about 2018 midterms
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock, considering 2020 White House bid, now says he supports assault weapons ban
'Simplicity is king': Stone Mill, partners ride wave of demand for clean, raw grains
Red Trail president speaks up for ethanol production
Tandeski joins American National Bank of Minnesota
Essentia Health welcomes Dr. Richard Castle
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Racing: Elder Torrence steals spotlight at Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals
Baseball: Lastrup, Fort Ripley, Buckman win Class C state openers
Area Girls Tennis: Patriots open season with split in triangular
Stock Car Racing: Point titles in 2 classes to be decided in season finale
Whalen rallies Lynx to win in her final regular-season game
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What's Up Outdoors: A weekend to look forward to
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Connecting the trails in Beltrami forest
Fishing: Teenage brothers winning tournaments, launch successful business
DNR invites public to attend deer open houses
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A rare genetic aversion to sweets could be key to fighting obesity
Public canneries help food lovers save the season. So why are they disappearing?
'Fat-burning' foods and other scientific-sounding nutritional trickery
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August 16, 2018
Governor candidate debate set Friday at Grand View Lodge
The Republican and DFL candidates for governor, who were determined during the Tuesday, Aug. 14, primary election, will appear at a candidate...
August 16, 2018 - 6:00am
August 15, 2018
Governor's race: Trump endorses Johnson; Walz strong in Twin Cities, southern Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- President Donald Trump wants to influence Minnesota's governor race. The winner of the Tuesday, Aug. 14, Republican primary received...
August 15, 2018 - 4:53pm
August 10, 2018
Reader Opinion: Observations of candidates for the primary
I will share my observations of candidates running from both political parties for Tuesday's primary election. For attorney general, I have known DFLer Tom Foley for 40 years. In 1989, Foley was the only elected official who testified in support of my stiffer-penalties bill for violent...
August 10, 2018 - 1:30am
July 31, 2018
As primary closes in, Minnesota governor candidates Walz, Pawlenty lead in campaign funds
ST. PAUL -- The race to be Minnesota’s next governor has already cost more than $3.5 million and the five top candidates in the running have...
July 31, 2018 - 9:03pm
July 26, 2018
Governor candidates give greater Minnesota a choice
MANKATO, Minn.—Greater Minnesota leaders left a governor candidate forum not surprised that they saw big differences in how the two parties...
July 26, 2018 - 9:37pm
July 20, 2018
Governor's race heats up: Swanson backs Nolan after allegations
ST. PAUL—Minnesota attorney general and Democratic candidate for governor Lori Swanson is standing by her running mate, U.S. Rep. Rick...
July 20, 2018 - 6:20pm
June 3, 2018
Johnson receives GOP endorsement for governor
DULUTH — After seven hours and three rounds of voting, the Minnesota Republican Party endorsed Jeff Johnson as its candidate for governor...
June 3, 2018 - 6:17pm
June 2, 2018
GOP Notebook: Party looks to paint Minnesota red
DULUTH — Make Minnesota Red — that was the theme of this weekend's Minnesota GOP State Convention in Duluth. "Everyone keeps saying...
June 2, 2018 - 6:34pm
May 31, 2018
Republican Party confident going into Minnesota state convention
DULUTH — More than 2,000 delegates from across Minnesota will converge on Duluth this weekend to endorse candidates for the Republican party. The Minnesota GOP State Convention kicks off Friday afternoon, June 1, at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center with U.S. Senate...
May 31, 2018 - 9:45pm
May 14, 2018
GOP's Johnson running mate from Democratic-heavy Duluth
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Republican governor candidate Jeff Johnson has picked an American Indian who lives in Duluth as his running mate. Although...
May 14, 2018 - 3:34pm
February 9, 2018
Gov. Dayton, legislative leaders to answer questions together
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's governor and legislative leaders often communicate with each other by letter or by talking to the media. But a week...
February 9, 2018 - 11:50am
February 4, 2018
Citizens shape parties at caucus level - Precinct caucuses to convene Tuesday night
Minnesota citizens will have their chance to directly impact their political party Tuesday, Feb. 6, through precinct caucuses. Caucuses are a...
February 4, 2018 - 6:00am
February 2, 2018
Thissen makes his pitch for governor
An almost blue-collar attitude—rolled up sleeves and can-do mindset, the whole works—may not be the first image of an Ivy-League...
February 2, 2018 - 8:00am
December 4, 2017
Minnesota Republicans gather in 8th District despite rift
EAST GULL LAKE—The core of the Republican Party of Minnesota assembled Saturday at Cragun's Resort on Gull Lake in preparation for 2018....
December 4, 2017 - 7:00am
November 29, 2017
Woodbury mayor announces campaign for governor as Republican
WOODBURY, Minn. — Woodbury Mayor Mary Giuliani Stephens said she hopes to quell what she sees as bickering and disrespect at the Minnesota...
November 29, 2017 - 4:36pm