20 Years Later, $6 Billion Tobacco Settlement Still Paying OffA legal settlement on this day 20 years ago against big tobacco continues to make a difference in Minnesota.
Former Gov. Arne Carlson Endorses Painter's Democratic Senate RunFormer Minnesota Gov. Arne Carlson, a Republican, has endorsed Richard Painter as he runs as a Democrat for the U.S. Senate seat left vacant by Al Franken.
Franken Gets Support From High-Profile RepublicansNearly 70,000 people have signed a Change.org petition supporting Franken, and urging him to stay in the Senate.
Former Minnesota Governor Says Franken Shouldn’t Resign YetThe wait continues as Governor Mark Dayton decides who should replace U.S. Senator Al Franken. As time presses on, Former Republican Minnesota Governor Arne Carlson is speaking out on Franken’s resignation.
Former Gov. Arne Carlson, A Republican, Says He's Voting For ClintonFormer Minnesota Gov. Arne Carlson is one of a growing number of prominent Republicans who say that come November they won’t be casting a vote for their party’s nominee, Donald Trump.
Reality Check: Minnesota's Sex Offender Treatment ProgramMinnesota's sex offender treatment program is getting sharp scrutiny after a federal judge ruled it unconstitutional. It turns out that Minnesota locks up more dangerous sex offenders than almost anywhere else.
Republicans Seek To Differentiate Themselves Ahead Of Primary Four Republicans say they will run in the August primary for Minnesota governor. That's after the GOP convention last weekend endorsed Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson for governor, and Mike McFadden for the U.S. Senate.
A Freeze Is Coming Minn. Hasn’t Seen In Nearly 20 YearsEven for Minnesota, it's going to get cold next week. “Yep, we're talking about overnight lows around 19 below, 17 below,” said WCCO-TV chief meteorologist Chris Shaffer.
Call For State Aid To Resolve Orchestra Dispute GrowsIt's been nearly 13 months since the lockout began at the Minnesota Orchestra, and now some leaders are calling for state aid to settle the dispute. Former governor Arne Carlson says the orchestra is a valued community asset that should get the same attention as the Vikings stadium.
John Williams Bracket Challenge 2013! MOST IMPORTANT POLITICAL FIGURE IN MINNESOTA HSTORY. Opening Round-Wellstone BracketThe Late Paul Wellstone is the #1 seed in this region.
GOP's Quist Seeks Comeback To Minn. LegislatureFormer state lawmaker and longtime Republican activist Allen Quist says wants to return to the Minnesota Legislature.
Fmr. MN Gov. Warns Of Voter ID Amendment DangersFormer Minnesota Gov. Arne Carlson is concerned about what the Voter ID amendment would mean if passed.