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November 9, 2018
Bettermann, Richter, Anderson elected to BE School Board
November 9, 2018 - 6:03am
GOP sweeps Douglas County
November 9, 2018 - 5:48am
November 8, 2018
Thalman will return to council
November 8, 2018 - 1:31pm
Shakeup on Douglas County Board: Two newcomers come out on top
November 8, 2018 - 1:22pm
November 7, 2018
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson smiles for a photo at the Oaks at Eagle Creek in Willmar on Sept. 20. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service
Western Minnesota win puts Rep. Peterson in as U.S. House Ag Committee chairman
November 7, 2018 - 5:36pm
Governor-elect Tim Walz reaches out to an enthusiastic supporter before giving his victory speech at the DFL election night party in St. Paul, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Minnesota voters set up the only split Legislature
November 7, 2018 - 5:22pm
Farm and manufactured home taxes due
November 7, 2018 - 12:13pm
Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson of Minnesota's 7th Congressional District. Forum News Service file photo
Collin Peterson wins 15th term in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District
November 7, 2018 - 10:25am
The first precinct to return ballots to the Douglas County Courthouse was the city of Nelson. The votes came in about 8:45 p.m. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press)
Update 1:55 a.m. Final results: Kalina, Meyer, Larson win county board races
November 7, 2018 - 3:45am
Ellison declares victory in attorney general’s race
November 7, 2018 - 12:33am
DFL takes back control of House; GOP holds Senate with special election victory
November 7, 2018 - 12:24am
 Governor-elect Tim Walz reaches out to an enthusiastic supporter before giving his victory speech at the DFL election night party in St. Paul, Tuesday, Nov. 6.  (Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press)
Walz wins governor race with 'One Minnesota'
November 7, 2018 - 12:05am
November 6, 2018
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar gives her victory speech at the DFL election night party in St. Paul, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Klobuchar wins re-election bid for Minnesota
November 6, 2018 - 11:53pm
Tina Smith
Smith bests Housley in special U.S. Senate race in Minnesota
November 6, 2018 - 11:44pm
Voters wait to feed their ballots into a counting machine at Lake Community Church in Alexandria Tuesday. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Heavy turnout for non-presidential year
November 6, 2018 - 8:19pm