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Formerly of the Green Party, Ray "Skip" Sandman sits at his home in West Duluth. Skip is running for the 8th Congressional District seat as a member of the Independence Party. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Sandman's new chance: Party switch fuels optimism for 8th District’s third-party candidate
1 hour 4 min ago
February 19, 2018
Rick Nolan
Where does Nolan's campaign cash go?: Retiring congressman has more than $500K on hand
February 19, 2018 - 6:46pm
February 17, 2018
8th Congressional District candidate Pete Stauber, who grew up in Duluth, talks about how he'll fight for better veteran health care and other issues during an interview at his campaign headquarters. Bob King / Forum News Service
8th District GOP candidate Stauber ‘not going to Washington to be a robot'
February 17, 2018 - 10:00pm
February 11, 2018
Rick Nolan
Nolan reflects on retirement, look forward to family time
February 11, 2018 - 7:31am
February 9, 2018
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan announced Friday morning that he is retiring at the end of his fourth term. In this file photo from May of 2014, Nolan gives remarks about the death of former U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar at his Duluth office. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan to retire from Congress, leaving a legacy of coalition building in fractured district
February 9, 2018 - 7:02pm
February 6, 2018
Rachel Buttenhoff reports numbers from the Bemidji Republican Caucus to the state party office for a straw poll on Minnesota gubernatorial candidates on Tuesday night at Bemidji High School. (Matthew Liedke | Bemidji Pioneer)
Early election excitement: DFL, GOP members hyped for full 2018 ballot
February 6, 2018 - 9:43pm
February 5, 2018
DFL, GOP leaders agree: Participate
February 5, 2018 - 9:55pm
Nick Leonard
Fellow Democrat Nick Leonard to challenge Tina Smith for Senate seat
February 5, 2018 - 9:22pm
2018 Election season starts with caucuses Tuesday
February 5, 2018 - 6:00pm
January 29, 2018
Beltrami County DFL to hold Feb. 6 caucuses
January 29, 2018 - 5:54pm
January 15, 2018
DFL governor candidate and State Auditor Rebecca Otto stands to answer a question on health care in a forum Monday evening in the Beaux Arts Ballroom at BSU. Candidates from left are: St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman, District 64A Rep. Erin Murphy, St. Paul, Otto, May Township, District 61B Rep. Paul Thissen, Minneapolis and U.S. Congressman Tim Walz, MN-01. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Candidates questioned on big issues from a rural perspective
January 15, 2018 - 9:23pm
Rep. Rick Nolan, DFL-Crosby, and challenger Leah Phifer.
First up for 8th District: DFL candidacy: Incumbent Nolan, challenger Phifer hunt for delegates
January 15, 2018 - 6:00am
January 13, 2018
DFL governor candidates meeting for forum at BSU
January 13, 2018 - 2:57pm
January 4, 2018
Leah Phifer  (Courtesy photo)
In Minn. 8th District congressional race, DFL challenger to Nolan wants end to 'partisan chicken'
January 4, 2018 - 9:07pm
January 3, 2018
DFL governor candidate forum set for Bemidji
January 3, 2018 - 5:37pm