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Centenarian is a bridge-playing 'pistol'
"One Vegetable, One Community" offering free carrot seeds
Celebrating 25 years of Kinship
Fishing opener could be memorable
Authorities identify victims Becker County crash that killed 2, injured 2
Rittgers conquers Boston Marathon
1983 football team to join Hall of Fame
Warriors hoping to peak on track at section meet
Veteran lineup returns to lead talented Tigers
Panthers relying on experience
Charles Alfred Knutson
Marilyn H. Whitchurch
Charlotte L. Robbins
Charlotte L. Robbins
Dorothy "Dottie" D. Lego-Erickson
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Online purchase scams are the riskiest type of fraud
Citizens National Bank donates to Heartland Homes
PUC approves Line 3 environmental study: Final decision on need, route expected in June
Place a Business Announcement
Sculpture entries sought for Red Bridge Park
Energetic woodwind quintet performing March 15
Historical re-enactor brings 'Prohibition in Minnesota' to library
Metallica announces concert dates in region in September
Local baker to discuss Victorian recipes for Lifelong Learning
Gardening 101: Reading a seed packet
If it's predictable, it's preventable: Wildfire Prevention Week
About Fishing: To CHIRP or not to CHIRP
North Country Trail Column: Multiple rewards of maintaining a trail
Minnesota deer management plan due out this week
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Commentary: We should expand MinnesotaCare so anyone can buy in
Commentary: April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Letter to Editor: Kudos to law enforcement
Commentary: Enbridge is pretending fix is in
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
November 10, 2010
Dayton into transition deeper than Emmer
ST. PAUL -- Mark Dayton leads Tom Emmer in the Minnesota governor vote count and also leads in getting ready to serve. Even though it probably will be more than a month before a winner is known, Dayton is beginning the process of picking top aides with a lead of less than 9,000 votes...
November 10, 2010 - 6:50am
November 9, 2010
Emmer plans for transition, just in case
ST. PAUL -- Tom Emmer said he soon will announce a transition team in case he overcomes am 8,751-vote deficit to become Minnesota governor. But in a 20-minute news conference today, the Republican candidate repeatedly refused to say whether he planned to challenge any recount in...
November 9, 2010 - 2:13pm
November 4, 2010
GOP seeks voting problem stories
November 4, 2010 - 2:13pm
It's beginning to look a lot like 2008
ST. PAUL -- Hit the rewind button for 2008. Minnesotans probably will wait weeks to find out who they elected governor while they watch judges wade through stacks of ballots to decide a winner in the tight race. Secretary of State Mark Ritchie said the process of determining the...
November 4, 2010 - 7:14am
November 2, 2010
UPDATED 11:30: Dayton maintains slight lead in governor's race
Minnesota voters gave a liberal they know a governor's race lead late Tuesday, but no one was declaring victory. Mark Dayton, a well-known liberal with a long record in office, received 47 percent of the vote with 42 percent of Minnesota precincts reporting, unofficial secretary...
November 2, 2010 - 10:25pm
Voters look at new conservative and veteran liberal
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota voters Tuesday faced a choice about who best can fix the state's budget woes: Mark Dayton, a well-known liberal with a long record in office, or Tom Emmer, a conservative new to statewide politics. Democrat Dayton and Republican Emmer traveled the state for...
November 2, 2010 - 7:09pm
November 1, 2010
Last time together for 3 governor hopefuls
ST. PAUL -- Tom Emmer, Mark Dayton and Tom Horner drew their record-setting debate series to a close where it all started in a Sunday governor's forum sounding a lot like their first one just after the Aug. 10 primary election. The three had not changed their tunes in the last three...
November 1, 2010 - 7:19am
October 30, 2010
Final governor TV debate feisty
ST. PAUL -- Tax talk ruled as Minnesota's governor candidates Friday night engaged in their final televised debate. Democrat Mark Dayton and Republican Tom Emmer were the prime combatants as the most recent poll indicated they are locked in a neck-and-neck race, with Tom Horner of...
October 30, 2010 - 11:37am
October 26, 2010
LGA, rural issues separate governor candidates
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's three major governor candidates picked up their rural campaigns in recent weeks, after a barrage of Twin Cities debates and fund-raising needs keep them off the farm and out of many communities. Campaigning away from big-city lights features one favorite question,...
October 26, 2010 - 3:53pm
October 25, 2010
Sister's positive attitude in face of death inspired Emmer to pursue public service
October 25, 2010 - 7:19am
October 20, 2010
Poll is good news for Dayton, bad news for Horner
Two of Minnesota's three major governor candidates can take heart in a poll released just before the weekend. But for Tom Horner of the Independence Party, the KSTP-SurveyUSA poll news is not good. The poll shows Democrat Mark Dayton in front with 42 percent of the vote, followed...
October 20, 2010 - 5:47pm
October 11, 2010
Horner faces uphill battle in Minnesota governor's election
DULUTH -- Tom Horner is not one of those candidates who always dreamed about being governor. In fact, he gave the prospect little or no thought...
October 11, 2010 - 7:47am
September 24, 2010
Governor candidates find educational policy differences
Minnesota governor candidates focused on predicable differences during a Thursday night education debate, but some agreements also surfaced. The Independence Party's Tom Horner, Republican Tom Emmer and Democrat Mark Dayton all said they would push for better early-childhood education...
September 24, 2010 - 6:16am
September 22, 2010
Dayton delivers second budget-balancing plan, this time focusing on a group of small tax hikes
ST. PAUL -- Mark Dayton revised his state budget proposal Tuesday, reducing the expected take from his "tax the rich" hope and adding a variety...
September 22, 2010 - 8:15am
September 21, 2010
Dayton tries again with budget balancing plan
Mark Dayton revised his state budget proposal today, saying he would raise taxes and other revenues $3.6 billion and cut spending $1.2 billion. The Democratic Minnesota governor candidate's new plan still would leave a $1 billion hole in Minnesota's budget. Dayton released a new...
September 21, 2010 - 11:58am