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In a dramatic late-night vote, the GOP health care bill got smacked down. John McCain swung the hammer.
Mall of America closes ride after Ohio State Fair accident involving similar attraction
Release of pet goldfish may have killed thousands of carp in southern Minnesota lake
Casting a rainbow during battle
Irondale marching band to perform July 27 at Big Cat
Junior Legion: Morris falls to elimination bracket
Sunny skies for annual Marv Meyer Fun Run
Legion Baseball: Hancock eliminated from sub-district playoffs
Zosel heads to USF for golf
Amateur Baseball: Morris takes Stevens County with win at Hancock
Rodney Owen Thompson
Letter to the editor: Second amendment not under attack
Colorful crew tosses candy July 4
Stevens County Times Editorial: Take care of your lawn
Letter to the editor: Contact Senate about healthcare bill
Letter to the editor: Happy July 4
West-central Minnesota farmer a pioneer in raising Kernza
Active farming applications available July 24
Dairy hosts Open House
WROC's Features from the Farm: Research on industrial hemp
Taking a break from ag work
June 7, 2011
GOP promises to repay counties' recount costs
Republicans say they are paying what they owe Minnesota counties for information from last fall's governor election recount. "We have about 20 counties left to go," GOP Chairman Tony Sutton said. "We have been chipping away on them." Sutton estimated that the party could finish...
June 7, 2011 - 6:34am
Franken takes oath of office
Al Franken became Minnesota's second U.S. senator today, his hand holding the Bible that Paul Wellstone used when he was twice sworn into the...
July 7, 2009 - 7:21pm
June 2, 2009
Justices examine rural-urban Senate vote differences
ST. PAUL - Five Minnesota Supreme Court justices must decide whether thousands of greater Minnesota voters' absentee ballots were unfairly rejected...
June 2, 2009 - 10:43am
April 24, 2009
Senate case to stretch into June
ST. PAUL - Minnesota will go at least until June without a second U.S. senator. The Minnesota Supreme Court's schedule to hear Norm Coleman's...
April 24, 2009 - 11:12am
April 17, 2009
UPDATE: Coleman relies on 'equal protection' argument
ST. PAUL - Norm Coleman says a constitutional principle, ensuring all voters are treated equally, drives his continuing U.S. Senate election...
April 17, 2009 - 12:55pm
April 13, 2009
Judges say Franken won election
ST. PAUL -- Al Franken won the U.S. Senate race and should be sent to Washington, a three-judge panel unanimously ruled Monday evening, but Minnesota...
April 13, 2009 - 9:57pm
April 7, 2009
Franken increases lead in recount
By Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Al Franken took a lead of more than 300 votes Tuesday as a three-judge panel counted U.S....
April 7, 2009 - 4:18pm
April 6, 2009
Alexandria voter part of Senate recount saga
When Ole Nyland of Alexandria voted last fall, he did what he's been doing for the last three or four elections. He got an absentee ballot and visited his wife, Eleanor, at Knute Nelson nursing home. Together, they went through their ballots and decided who to vote for. Because...
April 6, 2009 - 3:12am
March 31, 2009
Senate race heads to high court
ST. PAUL - Norm Coleman will appeal his U.S.
March 31, 2009 - 11:00pm
March 13, 2009
Missing Clay ballots end Senate trial testimony
ST. PAUL - Lori Johnson was a fitting final U.S. Senate trial witness because, like many other issues in the case, she left unanswered the main...
March 13, 2009 - 2:26pm
March 6, 2009
UMM students: Senate votes vital even as race drags on
By Karrah Anderson St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Minnesotans may be sick of hearing about the seemingly never-ending U.S. Senate election, recount and, now, trial, but many say that in the end it may produce more confidence in the electoral system. "Knowing how close it is,...
March 6, 2009 - 4:02pm
March 3, 2009
Franken opens case looking to protect victory
By Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Now it is Al Franken's turn. Franken's campaign started its case in Norm Coleman's U.S....
March 3, 2009 - 4:33pm
February 26, 2009
Weeks of Senate trial remain
ST. PAUL - Norm Coleman's campaign said it is close to wrapping up its case in the U.S. Senate election trial. That means this trial, nearing...
February 26, 2009 - 11:54am
February 23, 2009
Senate trial intrigue lost on observers
ST. PAUL - Minnesota voters - and even politically engaged college students - have little interest in details of the prolonged U.S. Senate election...
February 23, 2009 - 1:00am
February 18, 2009
Court will not revisit ballot ruling
By Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Judges presiding over the U.S. Senate election trial will not reconsider a decision to block...
February 18, 2009 - 10:40am