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.
Mondale-Carlson Group Weighs In On Minn. ShutdownA commission convened by former Vice President Walter Mondale and former Gov. Arne Carlson says Minnesota should raise cigarette, alcohol and income taxes to end a week-old government shutdown.
Mondale, Carlson Organize Commission On ShutdownAn independent panel will try to solve Minnesota's budget crisis and end the government shutdown. Former Vice President Walter Mondale -- a Democrat -- announced the formation of a blue ribbon committee.
Mondale, Carlson To Weigh In On State ShutdownFormer Vice President Walter Mondale and former Minnesota Gov. Arne Carlson have called a news conference to discuss the state government's shutdown.
Minneapolis Events Mark Humphrey's 100th BirthdayFormer Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey Jr. is being celebrated in Minnesota on what would have been his 100th birthday Friday.
Former Gov. Carlson Predicts Special SessionThere's another meeting of the DFL Governor and Republican legislators this morning in the ongoing effort to reach a budget deal in time for Monday's deadline. Will they get it done this time?