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Missota Conference fall all-conference teams
Downtown Dazzle Day returns to Farmington
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Buck doesn't stop for Pawlenty
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty shot a small buck during the second Minnesota Governor's Deer Opener in 2004, but since then,...
November 9, 2009 - 7:01am
Pawlenty introduces himself to Iowa
DES MOINES, Iowa - Key Iowa Republicans got to know Tim Pawlenty Saturday night in a speech that some considered the kick-off of his campaign...
November 9, 2009 - 6:56am
November 6, 2009
Pawlenty proposes constitutional spending limit
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Tim Pawlenty wants the state constitution to limit spending to revenue the state actually has collected. Democrats say that...
November 6, 2009 - 7:30am
Governor's Deer Opener is in Thief River Falls
One of the most anticipated dates on the outdoors calendar rolls around this weekend with the opening of deer season. It won't be long now. Minnesota hunters pull the trigger on another season Saturday morning. The opening of deer season is an event steeped in tradition. In northwestern...
November 6, 2009 - 7:16am
November 5, 2009
Pawlenty fate may rest on gay marriage, Iowa governor race
ST. PAUL -- Tim Pawlenty's Iowa presidential caucus performance, if he runs for the White House, may hinge on whether he can hitch his star to the right Iowa governor candidate and how he deals with the hot-button gay marriage issue. While the Minnesota governor is billed as keynote...
November 5, 2009 - 7:16am
November 2, 2009
Pawlenty, senator agree rural roads funded fairly
ST. PAUL -- The news release begged the question: Why spend up to $40 million on roadway congestion relief in the Twin Cities and only up to $5 million on improving safety of rural roads, where 70 percent of traffic fatalities occur? It is a natural question from a reporter whose...
November 2, 2009 - 7:42am
October 22, 2009
Pawlenty seeks multi-state insurance agreement
October 22, 2009 - 7:18am
October 2, 2009
Pawlenty downplays PAC's role
CANNON FALLS -- Despite rising national attention to his newly formed political action committee, Gov.
October 2, 2009 - 7:13am
September 21, 2009
Governor's race keeps politicos abuzz
ST. PAUL - There is a political buzz this fall unlike any ever heard around Minnesota. Fourteen months before the next election, the state's...
September 21, 2009 - 7:15am
Pawlenty: Too early to run
ST. PAUL - Gov. Tim Pawlenty is traveling the country talking about how the Republican Party should improve, fueling speculation that he is preparing for a 2010 presidential run. But as he prepared to leave for a weekend Values Voters Summit sponsored by conservative organizations,...
September 21, 2009 - 7:13am
September 16, 2009
Pawlenty seeks ag disaster declaration
ST. PAUL - Gov. Tim Pawlenty wants the federal government to provide low-interest loans to farmers in six northern Minnesota counties affected by wet weather in 2008 and 2009. Pawlenty sent a letter asking U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to declare Kittson, Lake of the Woods,...
September 16, 2009 - 7:43am
August 15, 2009
Not an ordinary 'no'; and other state briefs
ST. PAUL - One headline said Gov. Tim Pawlenty "declined" an invitation to meet with current and former governors and legislative leaders. Another said he "rejected" the idea. It was more like he tore up the invitation into little bits and threw it away. Then burned it. And buried...
August 15, 2009 - 7:12am
August 10, 2009
GOP stops governor poll
ST. PAUL - Minnesota Republicans stopped a straw poll for governor half-way through the annual Farmfest event. "A straw poll was started but stopped because the state chair had not authorized it," state Republican spokesman Mark Drake said. "We didn't want to take attention away...
August 10, 2009 - 7:17am
July 20, 2009
Pawlenty visits troops in Iraq, worries about Iran
ST. PAUL - If Iran was behind the deaths of three Minnesota National Guard soldiers, already rocky relations with the United States could become...
July 20, 2009 - 7:23am
July 1, 2009
Up to 4,700 job loses expected in unallotment
ST. PAUL - Gov. Tim Pawlenty's decision to make unilateral budget cuts could cost up to 4,700 jobs across Minnesota, the state economist told legislative leaders Tuesday. In a confrontational meeting, House Speaker Margaret Anderson Kelliher, DFL-Minneapolis, disputed some of those...
July 1, 2009 - 7:35am