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50 Minnesota state and federal races to watch in the 2020...

The presidential race alone is the source of enough election excitement this year, but there's plenty to keep track of at the state and...

Catalytic converter thefts skyrocket. Blame high metal prices and the pandemic.

Back in March, John Smith parked his Prius in front of his home in Saint Anthony Park one day. That night, he heard metal...

No justice, no streets: Among the powerful women who are managing...

At 8:15 a.m. at George Floyd Square, 16 people — mostly women — are perched on chairs, benches and couches in between the idled...

Some states won’t start counting votes until election night, including Minnesota

The country is ready for this presidential election to be over, but when it’s over it may not actually be over.  We’re used to getting...

“It only laid bare what was already there”: The Walz Reformer...

This post has been updated to correct a Walz error.  Minnesota Reformer: What is the plan for the budget deficit?  Walz: We're working it. And I,...

The Hagedorn rule: Government watchdogs say congressional family deals need oversight

WASHINGTON — Even if U.S. Rep. Jim Hagedorn loses his first re-election race in November and leaves office after a single, little noted term...

Walz on this moment: ‘I don’t think you get another chance...

Gov. Tim Walz campaigned on the theme of “One Minnesota,” but the state he governs lately feels at times like it’s coming apart. The COVID-19...

A guide to early voting and voting by mail in Minnesota

Election Day is still six weeks away, but Minnesotans can start casting their ballots Friday. Friday is the first day of early voting, and the...

Uh-oh, is your ballot spoiled? Simon says: No problem.

Milk’s not the only thing that can spoil — ballots can, too. At least that’s what it’s called when a ballot is incorrectly filled...

Exclusive: Minneapolis lawyer files first known ethics complaint against Hagedorn

WASHINGTON — A Minneapolis lawyer filed the first known ethics complaint against U.S. Rep. Jim Hagedorn on Tuesday, all but assuring Congressional investigators will...
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