Mpls. Park Police Apologize For Ticketing PoliticianThe Minneapolis Park Police say they are launching an internal investigation after a gubernatorial candidate was ticketed and arrested at Lake Calhoun Thursday. Christopher Holbrook was attempting to get signatures for his political campaign early Thursday afternoon.
Mark Dayton, So Used To Moving On, Seeks To Stay Democrat Mark Dayton overcame a Republican electoral tide to narrowly win the Minnesota governor's office in 2010. He doesn't expect any easier time when defending his job this fall.
Former Minn. Sen. Rod Grams Dies At 65Former U.S. senator Rod Grams, a popular TV anchorman who went on to become the most conservative politician ever elected to statewide office in Minnesota, has died. He was 65.
Fmr. MN Sen. In Hospice Care: 'I Know We Are Seeing The End'Former U.S. Sen. Rod Grams has entered hospice care following his April 2012 cancer diagnosis. Grams, 65, is in hospice with Stage 4 colon cancer that has spread to other parts of his body. He's at home in his east-central Minnesota town of Crown and said his cancer is too aggressive for chemotherapy.
Bachmann: I'm A 'Real Person,' Not A PoliticianRepublican presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann says she's not a politician but a real person.