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Tent exhibit shines light on genocide and conflict
Goodhue County Board briefs: Solar panel project continues to be put on hold
Late Backwoods owner's 'legacy' upheld with new location
Boy, 16, dies after sustaining injuries in SD farm accident
Minnesota man on meth allegedly assaults woman because ghosts told her to kill him
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Football: Last-minute TD helps Goodhue upset No. 4 R-P
Football: Rockets end regular season on high note
Football: Cannon Falls sets up rematch vs. La Crescent
Football: Lake City loses fifth-straight game
Football: Mankato East hands Red Wing a winless regular season
Excitement grows for new St. Crispin Living Community
State and National Corn Husking Competition comes to Goodhue
Pumpkin patch looking for more volunteers
Ullrich celebrates 108th birthday Sunday
Aerie: Of Red Wing and ruby slippers
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Letter: Roe offers fresh approach to education
Column: Offshore tax havens cost U.S. $718 billion in taxes
LETTER: Schmit works hard and works for us
LETTER: Brown will make city better for all
LETTER: Roe will bring due diligence to Red Wing School Board
Real Estate Showcase
On the campaign trail with Lisa Bayley
On the campaign trail with Barb Haley
Election may mean storage at Yucca Mt.
House Speaker discusses health care 'crisis' at Red Wing roundtable
Trump will stay on Minnesota ballots, court rules
December 3, 2010
Recount ends, but Emmer seeks answers
ST. PAUL -- A recount that ended Friday night did not deliver Tom Emmer the votes he needs to win Minnesota's governorship, but he is not giving...
December 3, 2010 - 10:00pm
November 30, 2010
Dayton claims more votes as recount proceeds
ST. PAUL -- Nearly 70 counties have finished recounting votes in the Minnesota governor race, with Mark Dayton's camp claiming he picked up 177 votes in the first day. Monday night's unofficial secretary of state tally showed that the Democratic hopeful had gained 24 votes on Republican...
November 30, 2010 - 1:45pm
November 29, 2010
Emmer camp challenges two ballots in Goodhue County recount
Thought this year's recount would be a replay of the 2008 battle between Norm Coleman and Al Franken? Think again. Recount observers representing...
November 29, 2010 - 11:48am
November 27, 2010
Local officials prepare for recount
Goodhue County election officials are getting ready for a long, busy day on Monday. A statewide recount ordered in the tight gubernatorial race between Democrat Mark Dayton and Republican Tom Emmer will play out locally at the Goodhue County Government Center, where government workers...
November 27, 2010 - 12:05am
November 22, 2010
Court sets Emmer ballot hearing
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Supreme Court this afternoon will hear arguments in Tom Emmer's case that claims not all 4,136 precincts' election judges made sure the number of ballots cast in the Nov. 2 election matched the number of people who voted. However, Chief Justice Lorie Gildea's...
November 22, 2010 - 11:10am
November 17, 2010
UPDATE: Emmer takes election issue to high court
ST. PAUL -- Tom Emmer wants the Minnesota Supreme Court to make sure that the concept of one person, one vote was followed in this month's governor election. "There are pools of votes where there are irregularities," Emmer told Forum Communications Co. today in his first interview...
November 17, 2010 - 3:16pm
Emmer takes election issue to high court
ST. PAUL -- The Tom Emmer campaign is asking the Minnesota Supreme Court to order a state election board to consider irregularities in the number of ballots cast Nov. 2. Emmer, the Republican governor candidate, said the campaign and Republican Party officials have heard many stories...
November 17, 2010 - 1:45pm
November 6, 2010
Recount could end by Dec. 14
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie hopes to have a governor's race recount wrapped up by mid-December. A timeline from his office shows Dec. 14 as the date the board could certify a new governor. However, the losing candidate could take the election to court,...
November 6, 2010 - 1:00pm
November 5, 2010
Pawlenty wants candidates ready to take office
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Tim Pawlenty wants his two would-be successors to informally begin the transition into the state's top spot, but he also promises to remain in office as long as needed. If the Mark Dayton-Tom Emmer governor's race goes through a recount, and maybe a court challenge,...
November 5, 2010 - 2:20pm
November 4, 2010
Shades of 2008?
ST. PAUL -- Hit the rewind button for 2008. Minnesotans probably will wait weeks to find out who they elected governor while they watch judges...
November 4, 2010 - 11:44am
November 3, 2010
Republican's lawyer up for recount
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Republican Party is bringing in a Washington, D.C., recount expert to organize its effort to overturn a 9,000-vote governor's race deficit. "The race for governor is not over," GOP Chairman Tony Sutton said this morning, outlining his plan to challenge...
November 3, 2010 - 12:40pm
May 28, 2009
Afton city attorney is a major player in Senate recount
Afton city attorney Fritz Knaak may have his work cut out for him in Afton, but there is another case currently commanding his attention -- Minnesota's...
May 28, 2009 - 4:18pm
January 13, 2009
Franken request rejected; trial judges named
ST. PAUL - Norm Coleman went to the state's high court and Al Franken may do the same. Franken's campaign hinted Monday it could go to the...
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
Coleman to challenge recount in court
ST. PAUL - Norm Coleman will go to the courts in hopes of returning to the U.S.
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
January 6, 2009
Franken vote certified, but court to decide
ST. PAUL -- Norm Coleman declared victory the morning after the Nov. 4 election. Al Franken claimed victory Monday, when a statewide U.S.
January 6, 2009 - 12:00am