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February 9, 2019
Minnesota U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar whispers to her challenger, state Rep. Jim Newberger, on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, during a Farmfest candidate forum. Don Davis / Forum News  Service
McFeely: Klobuchar's appeal evident in Trump-loving rural Clay County
February 9, 2019 - 2:49pm
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar gives her victory speech at the DFL election night party in St. Paul on Nov. 6. 2018, after winning her third term in the Senate. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Who is Amy Klobuchar, what’s her story, and why is she so popular in Minnesota?
February 9, 2019 - 2:38pm
February 2, 2019
Bill aims to register more Minn. voters: Schultz proposes making process more automatic
February 2, 2019 - 2:10pm
December 13, 2018
Minnesota Capitol. Forum News Service
New Minnesota law may bring change to how state handles presidential primaries
December 13, 2018 - 12:39pm
December 8, 2018
The Cass County courthouse in Walker, MN. Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Cass County Board: 2018 election results reporting an improvement over two years ago
December 8, 2018 - 2:00pm
November 26, 2018
What do the midterm elections mean for agriculture?
November 26, 2018 - 7:35am
November 11, 2018
Pete Stauber
8th District red for now — or forever? Redrawn districts in 2022 could upend trend
November 11, 2018 - 6:00am
Minnesota Gov.-elect Tim Walz talks during a news conference at his transition office at the state Capitol in St. Paul on Thursday, Nov. 8. DFLer Walz defeated Republican candidate Jeff Johnson in Tuesday’s election. Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press
How Walz won the governor’s office: DFL congressman flipped districts that voted for Trump by discussing issues, not running against president
November 11, 2018 - 6:00am
November 10, 2018
USDA Farm Service Agency elections for the 2018 county committee
November 10, 2018 - 4:30am
November 9, 2018
Bill Brekken (left) and incumbent Paul Thiede, Crow Wing County commissioner candidates for District 2, sit side by side at the Oct. 2 candidate forum at the land services building in Brainerd. The forum was moderated by Wayne Holtmeyer of the League of Women Voters. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal file photo
Nisswa voters overwhelmingly in Brekken's camp, ousting incumbent. Brekken loses to Thiede in most precincts, but wins election.
November 9, 2018 - 4:29pm
November 3, 2018
From left, Crosslake City Council and mayoral candidates R. Clay Porter, Dave Schrupp, Patty Norgaard, John Andrews, Aaron Herzog and David Nevin listen to a question during a candidate forum Tuesday, Oct. 23 at Crosslake Community School. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
Crosslake: Candidates emphasize need for public input
November 3, 2018 - 8:00am
November 2, 2018
New Crosslake School Board members elected
November 2, 2018 - 9:30am
October 31, 2018
Reader Opinion: To the winners and losers
October 31, 2018 - 2:31am
October 30, 2018
Pete Stauber
Stauber emails: Congressional candidate used county resources to advance candidacy
October 30, 2018 - 3:09pm
October 29, 2018
Bryan Johnson was fired from the Itasca County Sheriff's Office but is running for sheriff.
Minnesota sheriff candidate allegedly accessed porn, sexted on the job, report says
October 29, 2018 - 6:46pm
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