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DNR: Minnesota wolf population is stable, but survey shows range expanding
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Partners team up for local fish passage project funding
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August 10, 2018
Interest in Minnesota primary seems high
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn.—Minnesotans are interested in the primary election. Almost triple the number of early ballots have been cast compared...
August 10, 2018 - 2:53pm
July 26, 2018
Early absentee voting up 150 percent in Minnesota for primary
ST. PAUL -- Absentee voting, where Minnesotans can cast their ballots from home or at their county courthouses, is up 150 percent this year so...
July 26, 2018 - 4:34pm
July 16, 2018
Trump Russian comments rile Minnesota elections leader
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's election chief says President Donald Trump made United States elections less secure with his comments doubting Russian...
July 16, 2018 - 5:11pm
July 13, 2018
Judge orders Minnesota secretary of state to release voter records
ST. PAUL—A Ramsey County judge has ordered Minnesota elections officials to hand over voter-registration records that Secretary of State...
July 13, 2018 - 6:30pm
July 11, 2018
Hilstrom shores up bid for AG's office
Debra Hilstrom helped craft some of Minnesota's laws as a member of the Minnesota House of Representatives. She now hopes to be elected the state's...
July 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 15, 2018
Supreme Court strikes state law banning political apparel in polling places
A Minnesota case involving electioneering at polling places on Election Day came before the U.S. Supreme Court, but state and local officials...
June 15, 2018 - 8:00am
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 1, 2018
DFL notebook: Governor race top priority
ROCHESTER, Minn.—The governor race is far and away the top political suspense at Minnesota party conventions this weekend, and at the Democratic...
June 1, 2018 - 6:12pm
May 16, 2018
Minnesota bonding loses, tax bill faces veto
ST. PAUL—Legislation that would affect every Minnesota taxpayer appears headed toward a veto. A separate measure to fund public works projects...
May 16, 2018 - 4:03pm
Secretary of state asks for $1.4M to strengthen voter registration
ST. PAUL—Citing national security officials' warnings that Minnesota's voter database had already been targeted by elements "at the behest of the Russian government," the secretary of state is asking for funding to update its statewide registration system. Minnesota Secretary...
March 16, 2018 - 8:18pm
February 15, 2018
State pushes for tighter cyber security in wake of 2016 election
State officials are making a concerted effort to revamp Minnesota's defenses against cyber attacks—a preemptive initiative for the 2018...
February 15, 2018 - 2:00pm
August 30, 2017
Are our elections secure? Minnesota's in better shape than most states
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—With the CIA and the FBI agreeing that Russia attempted to interfere in the 2016 election to help Donald Trump, many...
August 30, 2017 - 2:20pm
July 9, 2017
Other Opinion: Go old-school to head off election hacking
The drumbeat of speculation that the Russians somehow hacked, disrupted, or even altered the U.S. presidential election culminated in recommendations last week to prevent what only may have happened from ever happening again. As odd as that sentence may sound, its stated goal may...
July 9, 2017 - 7:37pm
June 30, 2017
Minnesota, other states, reject administration request for voter lists
WASHINGTON—State officials across the country are questioning a Trump administration request to supply their full voter role data. A federal...
June 30, 2017 - 2:11pm
June 24, 2017
Morrison County's attorney's office recognized by secretary of state
The Morrison County's Attorney's Office was among 19 organizations to be recognized by Secretary of State Steve Simon for their commitment to and partnership with the Secretary of State's Safe at Home program over the last decade. Each individual/organization serves as a Safe at Home...
June 24, 2017 - 8:30am