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November 14, 2017
U.S. high court to hear Minnesota political apparel case
ST. PAUL — The U.S. Supreme Court will consider whether a Minnesota law banning political items in and near polling places violates free...
November 14, 2017 - 2:45pm
November 3, 2017
State board: Goodhue Republicans improperly earmarked campaign funds for Goggin campaign
A local Republican Party chapter must pay a fine after state campaign finance officials determined the group funneled contributions into Sen. Mike Goggin's campaign. Goodhue County Republican Party of Minnesota donated $1,000 to Goggin's campaign committee after receiving a check...
November 3, 2017 - 5:16pm
October 20, 2017
Column: The 2018 election will require investment
What? We are already talking about 2018 elections? While your mailboxes, newspapers and telephones are getting a break from all the political talk, the staff at Goodhue County who administer elections are already thinking about next August and November. The big question for 2018 has...
October 20, 2017 - 12:27pm
October 5, 2017
Letter: Walters' action demonstrate the judiciary's partisanship
Less than one year ago, Judge Terrence Walters was aggressively seeking re-election for a six-year term in Wabasha County. A candidate filing for this office is making a commitment to the voters for six years. Last November, the voters elected Walters to another term by a narrow...
October 5, 2017 - 6:30pm
May 18, 2017
Letter: Provisional ballots would cost local government plenty
The League of Women Voters Minnesota rejects the flawed arguments and omissions about eliminating Election Day voter registration and replacing it with costly and unwieldy provisional balloting process. As a nonpartisan political organization, LWV Minnesota — including the Red...
May 18, 2017 - 8:00pm
April 20, 2017
Widow of accident victim makes last-minute plea for Minn. transportation funding
ST. PAUL—Beth Hodgman pleaded that southern Minnesota's U.S. 14 be made safer. "Drivers make mistakes, but they shouldn't be life sentences,"...
April 20, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 12, 2017
Editorial: Township residents, vote with purpose and pride
Government should do what individuals can't do for themselves, such as build roads and bridges, advance public health, protect natural resources, and defend and safeguard communities, states and the nation. In a free country, people choose who will coordinate these actions. Such an...
March 12, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 8, 2017
Dated voting machines needing improvements
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's local government officials say searching the eBay online auction site for voting machine parts is not the best way...
March 8, 2017 - 7:00am
December 13, 2016
Viewpoint: Minnesota's swamp could use draining
No matter what you think of Donald Trump, there was one message that Americans sent loud and clear on Nov. 8 that should be welcome to the ears of those on the left and right alike: We've had enough of the cronyism and financial payoffs to political pals that have been so prevalent...
December 13, 2016 - 5:00pm
November 5, 2016
County Board District 5 candidates go head-to-head in debate
With the last opportunity for Goodhue County Board candidates to discuss their platform before Election Day, Nov. 8, the District 5 candidates, incumbent Ted Seifert and Paul Drotos, as well as District 1 candidate, Ron Allen, gathered for a forum at the St. James Hotel. With various...
November 5, 2016 - 12:00pm
August 9, 2016
Becker, Gettings emerge in Ward 2
John Becker and Adam Gettings, running for Ward 2, will proceed to general elections with Becker getting votes 274 and Gettings 103. Gregory Boek received 78 votes. “For the primary, you focus on who you know is going to vote,” Becker said. “We reset now at this point. Now...
August 9, 2016 - 9:30pm
March 2, 2016
County Republicans favor Cruz in precinct caucuses
Goodhue County voters showed strong support Tuesday night for Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, bucking statewide caucus results that gave Florida Sen. Marco...
March 2, 2016 - 10:35am