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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
August 17, 2018 - 7:27pm
Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser speaks at a groundbreaking for a family housing facility on July 6, 2017 in Washington. MUST CREDIT: Matt McClain/The Washington Post
Trump cancels military parade he longed to hold as concern over costs grow
August 17, 2018 - 7:18pm
After greeting door-knocking supporters at North Commons Park in Minneapolis, Keith Ellison answered questions from the press Friday, August 17, 2018. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Ellison has no plans to withdraw after abuse accusations
August 17, 2018 - 4:56pm
Patch, Kolb to compete in Blackduck mayoral race
August 17, 2018 - 4:32pm
Capitol Chatter: DFL endorsements don't all stick
August 17, 2018 - 3:43pm
President Donald Trump attends a cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington, Aug. 16, 2018. The move to revoke former CIA director John Brennan’s security clearance may be evidence of a president who is pushing against the country’s democratic guardrails. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump says he plans to revoke security clearance for Justice Department official Bruce Ohr 'very quickly'
August 17, 2018 - 12:08pm
Joe Radinovich
National House Democrats announce northern Minnesota's Radinovich part of 'Red to Blue' program
August 17, 2018 - 7:47am
August 16, 2018
ICE arrests northeast Minnesota man on golf course
August 16, 2018 - 8:04pm
Audit: MNIT has dozens of incomplete projects, millions unspent
August 16, 2018 - 7:37pm
Jason Kessler, center in blue, carries an American flag as he marches with other white supremacists before the “Unite the Right” rally in Lafayette Square in Washington, Aug. 12, 2018. Before, during and after the Sunday rally, hard-core racists and neo-Nazis, whom Kessler has publicly disavowed, took to social media to attack him and this weekend’s protest, which was billed as a second Unite the Right event. (Al Drago/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Jason Kessler's anti-Jewish screed was interrupted by his father: 'Hey, get out of my room'
August 16, 2018 - 3:07pm
Ajit Pai, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, testifies at a Senate Commerce Committee hearing on oversight of the commission, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Aug. 16, 2018. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Pai testifies on Capitol Hill after agency was found to have misled public about cyberattack
August 16, 2018 - 2:37pm
Omarosa Manigault arrives for an event in Trump Tower in New York, U.S., on Monday, Jan. 16, 2017. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Anthony Behar
Omarosa releases secret recording of $15,000-a-month job offer from Lara Trump
August 16, 2018 - 2:23pm
President Trump listens to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker speak during a joint statement in the Rose Garden of the White House on July 25, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump responds after hundreds of newspaper editorials criticize his attacks on the press
August 16, 2018 - 11:52am
President Donald Trump during a signing ceremony for the $716 billion military spending bill in Fort Drum, N.Y., Aug. 13, 2018. He deemed 51 of the law’s statutes to be unconstitutional intrusions on his presidential powers. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times)
Trump administration plans to reorganize agriculture research offices, alarming some scientists
August 16, 2018 - 7:01am
August 15, 2018
Tim Walz, Democratic candidate for Minnesota Governor. Submitted photo
How Johnson and Walz won the ticket in the governor's race
August 15, 2018 - 9:17pm
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