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August 4, 2017
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Crosby, will run for his seventh term in Congress next year, he said Thursday.
'I'm prepared for a tough race': Nolan to run for re-election in '18
August 4, 2017 - 3:08pm
July 24, 2017
2 of Bovey, Minnesota's 5 city leaders facing felony charges
July 24, 2017 - 6:00am
July 11, 2017
Stewart Mills
Too early for Mills to decide if he wants to challenge Nolan for 3rd time
July 11, 2017 - 1:55pm
June 27, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton speaks to media after signing bills to eliminate the state's $5 billion budget deficit and reopen state government and services that have been shut down for three weeks, in St. Paul, Minnesota, U.S. on July 20, 2011. REUTERS/Eric Miller/File Photo
Judge orders Minnesota to fund legislature through Oct. 1
June 27, 2017 - 2:38pm
June 22, 2017
U.S. Reps. Tom Emmer and Rick Nolan of Minnesota were joined at a Mountain Iron press conference Monday by Arkansas Rep. Bruce Westerman and Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar. Sportsmen's groups are battling back against Nolan's effort to seek Republican help in Congress to overturn a federal mining moratorium near the BWCAW. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Battle escalates over mining moratorium near Boundary Waters
June 22, 2017 - 5:04pm
June 13, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton speaks to media after signing bills to eliminate the state's $5 billion budget deficit and reopen state government and services that have been shut down for three weeks, in St. Paul, Minnesota, U.S. on July 20, 2011. REUTERS/Eric Miller/File Photoplay button
Minnesota Legislature sues Mark Dayton over legislative funding
June 13, 2017 - 5:01pm
June 5, 2017
The U.S. Capitol
Former state senator to run for U.S. House seat in southern Minnesota
June 5, 2017 - 3:59pm
June 1, 2017
Sen. Al Franken, a Democrat from Minnesota, at a news conference following a Senate Democratic luncheon in Washington on May 16, 2017. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Zach Gibson.
Al Franken has a bone to pick with Ted Cruz, 'the guy who microwaves fish' in the office
June 1, 2017 - 7:10am
May 20, 2017
Work quietly proceeds on Minnesota state budget
May 20, 2017 - 11:00pm
May 10, 2017
Bemidji State University fears cuts may be ahead as legislators debate funding
May 10, 2017 - 6:06pm
May 5, 2017
Tim Pawlenty talks to about 75 Republicans during a July 24, 2011, Ottumwa, Iowa, campaign stop. Since he dropped out of the presidential race later in the year, he seldom has talked in pubic. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Pawlenty returns to the spotlight
May 5, 2017 - 11:30pm
Letter to the editor: Trump's first and final war
May 5, 2017 - 6:00am
May 2, 2017
Western Minnesota Republicans under fire for anti-Muslim post
May 2, 2017 - 6:06pm
McFeely: Post on 7th District GOP’s Facebook page calls Rep. Ellison Muslim slur
May 2, 2017 - 6:13am
April 28, 2017
Chris Fields (from left), David Hann, Jennifer Carnahan and Rick Rice are candidates to head the Minnesota Republican Party.
Four vie to lead Minn. GOP
April 28, 2017 - 11:30pm
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