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Minnesota Lt. Gov. Yvonne Prettner Solon announces Tuesday she will not seek re-election this year when Gov. Mark Dayton runs for a second term. Governor’s office photo

Prettner Solon to leave, but door still open

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ST. PAUL — Twenty-five years of public service is enough for Yvonne Prettner Solon, at least for now.

Minnesota’s lieutenant governor announced Tuesday she will not seek a second term when Gov. Mark Dayton runs his re-election campaign this year.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.