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Rematch is on for Park Rapids mayor
56 min 13 sec ago
August 17, 2018
Gubernatorial candidates Tim Walz for the DFL and Jeff Johnson for the Republican Party addressed a wide range of issues at the first governor's debate Friday, Aug. 17,  since their primary victories last Tuesday. The debate convened at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa. Kelly Humphrey / Forum News Service
Johnson, Walz spar in first governor's debate since primary victories
19 hours 29 min ago
August 15, 2018
Minnesota governor candidates U.S. Rep. Tim Walz, left, and Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson share a laugh before a recent forum in Mankato. Democratic voters picked Walz and Republicans voted for Johnson in the Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, primary election. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Governor's race: Trump endorses Johnson; Walz strong in Twin Cities, southern Minnesota
August 15, 2018 - 4:53pm
August 14, 2018
Turnout for Minnesota primary election highest in 24 years
August 14, 2018 - 11:36pm
Governor candidate Tim Walz speaks to the June 2018 Minnesota Democratic convention. He was not endorsed then, but came out ahead in Tuesday's primary vote. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Walz, Johnson win governor primaries; to face off in fall
August 14, 2018 - 10:07pm
Minnesota election judge removed after being accused of making illegal comments
August 14, 2018 - 6:00pm
August 13, 2018
News cameras focus on U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison on June 5, 2018, as he signs paperwork to withdraw from running for re-election in favor of running for Minnesota attorney general. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota primary features plenty of twists
August 13, 2018 - 3:16pm
In this July 9 file photo, Dave Owen, middle, chairman of the North Dakota Marijuana Legalization Initiative, celebrates a high-five with volunteer Becky-Muhs-Rettig inside the Secretary of State's office at the state Capitol Bismarck. File photo / Bismarck Tribune
North Dakota voters to decide whether to legalize recreational marijuana
August 13, 2018 - 3:12pm
August 12, 2018
Small northern Minnesota county hires its own opiate fighter
August 12, 2018 - 8:35am
August 11, 2018
There's a lot at stake in Tuesday's primary. Here are a few things to watch for.
August 11, 2018 - 4:13pm
August 9, 2018
Money a 'primary' concern in 8th District race
August 9, 2018 - 6:17pm
Dakota Access Pipeline study delayed
August 9, 2018 - 12:49pm
Cody Wilson, shown at the library of his Austin nonprofit, Defense Distributed, says uploading the digital blueprints for 3-D-printed guns is a First Amendment right. MUST CREDIT: Photo by Tamir Kalifa for The Washington Post.
Outlawed 3-D gunmaker is fighting on
August 9, 2018 - 9:02am
August 8, 2018
FILE — A worker at the Hangzhou Iron & Steel Group Co. in Hangzhou, China, April 11, 2017. President Donald Trump has contended that tariffs on steel, aluminum and a variety of imported Chinese goods would generate sufficient revenue to reduce the federal debt. (Giulia Marchi/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
China retaliates with tariffs on $16 billion worth of US imports after Trump's latest trade hit
August 8, 2018 - 7:30pm
Governor candidate Jeff Johnson says at Farmfest Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, that he grew up in greater Minnesota, so understands issues there. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Farmers crowd into hear Minnesota governor candidates at Farmfest
August 8, 2018 - 6:46pm
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