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November 14, 2017
Lawrence Yetka is pictured cleaning out his Cloquet law office shortly before taking his seat on the Minnesota Supreme Court in 1973. Yetka, a justice for nearly two decades and a longtime force in state DFL politics, died Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017, in Cloquet, Minn. File photo / Forum News Service
Cloquet native Lawrence Yetka, force in Minnesota law and politics, dies at 93
November 14, 2017 - 8:47pm
November 10, 2017
Rep. Kerry Gauthier of Duluth tells a 2011 House committee that he supports longer sentences for sex offenders. On Thursday, police released a report indicating he had been investigated on an allegation he had oral sex at a rest area with a minor.
Minn. Capitol Chatter: 2012 sex scandal came at a different time than 2017 allegations
November 10, 2017 - 10:50pm
November 9, 2017
Sen. Dan Schoen, D-Cottage Grove. Courtesy photo / Dan Schoen
Sexual harassment allegations erupt at Minnesota Capitol
November 9, 2017 - 10:15pm
Kurt Zellers, right, tells three Minnesota Republican governor candidates the rules for a Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, forum during the AgriGrowth annual meeting in Minneapolis. Candidates from left are state Sen. David Osmek, state Rep. Matt Dean and former state Rep. Keith Downey. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota governor candidates differ on ag approaches
November 9, 2017 - 7:08pm
November 8, 2017
Melvin Carter, the newly elected St. Paul mayor, celebrates his victory with his supporters at Union Depot on Tuesday night, Nov. 7. Nick Woltman / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Voter turnout in St. Paul mayoral race largest since 2005
November 8, 2017 - 9:07pm
Jacob Frey   Submitted photo
Council member ousts incumbent in Minneapolis mayor’s race
November 8, 2017 - 3:02pm
November 7, 2017
Melvin Carter III, left, and Pat Harris
St. Paul elects first African American mayor
November 7, 2017 - 10:49pm
October 30, 2017
Minnesota state Rep. Sondra Erickson of Princeton says she was surprised that Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed a bill Thursday, May 18, 2017, that would have changed how teachers are licensed. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota GOP lawmakers urge feds to reject schools plan
October 30, 2017 - 6:35pm
October 28, 2017
Rep. Dan Fabian, R-Roseau, pats Gov. Mark Dayton on the back as Dayton walks to the microphone after signing a bill to provide $1.7 million in disaster aid to the city of Madelia and Watonwan County, after the community faced fire damage last year, during a ceremony March 10, 2017. It was Dayton's first appearance in front of the media after prostate surgery eight days earlier. (Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Before his last year in office, Dayton reflects: Governor, 70, discusses his health challenges, policies, the race to replace him
October 28, 2017 - 6:22pm
October 26, 2017
Annie Harala
Former Duluth school board member to lead Nolan campaign in 8th District
October 26, 2017 - 6:37pm
October 25, 2017
In GOP governor’s race, Rubio backs Hennepin County commissioner
October 25, 2017 - 2:26pm
October 24, 2017
Sen. Paul Wellstone speaks to a crowd of about 100 people gathered on Oct. 31, 1999, at the entrance of ME International in Duluth. Wellstone voiced his support for workers who had been on strike since August. (News Tribune file photo)
'Wellstone way' hailed as key for battered Democratic Party
October 24, 2017 - 10:15pm
October 22, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton
You've seen Mark Dayton's tax returns. Will you see the next governor's?
October 22, 2017 - 4:05pm
October 18, 2017
U.S. House of Representatives candidate Dusty Johnson, left, speaks Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, at the McGovern Civic Engagement Forum at Dakota Wesleyan University. Other attendees included Secretary of State Shantel Krebs, center, and Tim Bjorkman, right. Evan Hendershot / Forum News Service
Students ask SD, federal candidates: 'What makes a nation great?'
October 18, 2017 - 9:16am
October 16, 2017
Candidates applaud at the end of the DFL gubernatorial candidate forum at the AFSCME convention at the DECC in Duluth Friday afternoon, Oct. 6, 2017. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Among Democrats running for governor, single-payer health care gains support
October 16, 2017 - 7:56pm