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March 27, 2017
U.S. Rep. Tim Walz speaks to the 2016 Farmfest in southwestern Minnesota. On Monday, March 27, 2017, he announced he is running for goveronr. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Congressman Walz enters Minnesota governor race
March 27, 2017 - 10:35am
November 21, 2016
Mail-in ballots were used in some townships and cities in Stevens County this year. Rae Yost/Sun Tribune
Voters return high number of mail-in ballots
November 21, 2016 - 12:56am
November 9, 2016
Kopitzke wins his seat
November 9, 2016 - 12:33am
Kopitzke, Giese race close
November 9, 2016 - 12:06am
November 8, 2016
Mary Jipson is ready to load her ballot Tuesday morning in Morris. Rae Yost/Sun Tribune.
Election day is here
November 8, 2016 - 11:13am
August 12, 2016
Election judges at the Stevens County Courthouse said it was a quiet day at their polling location. Voters in the county’s 15 vote by mail precincts had the option to cast their vote at the courthouse on Tuesday, Aug. 9 during Minnesota’s Primary Election. (Kim Ukura/Sun Tribune)
Primary election turnout low in Minnesota polling locations
August 12, 2016 - 8:33am
August 1, 2016
Filing for city council, school board seats opens Aug. 2
August 1, 2016 - 5:13am
July 2, 2016
Staff at the Stevens County Auditor/Treasurer’s Office have been working this week to prepare and mail more than 1,700 ballots to registered voters in 15 precincts across Stevens County. Voters can expect to receive their ballots as early as this weekend. (Kim Ukura/Sun Tribune)
Voters get first opportunity for mail balloting with August primary
July 2, 2016 - 5:10am
June 1, 2016
Dave Hughes and Amanda Lynn Hinson have challenged incumbent Collin Peterson for a seat in the House of Representatives. The two will face off in a primary election on Tuesday, Aug. 9.
Hughes, Hinson will compete in primary to challenge Peterson
June 1, 2016 - 11:37am
May 18, 2016
Russ Hinrichs, a teacher at Alexandria High School, won the endorsement of the delegates to the Democratic Farmer Labor convention for Minnesota State Senate District 12, held May 12 in Morris.
Alexandria high school teacher endorsed at Senate District 12 DFL convention
May 18, 2016 - 11:22am
May 3, 2016
13 precincts in Stevens County switch to voting by mail
May 3, 2016 - 4:56pm
April 14, 2016
Representative Jeff Backer was unanimously endorsed to run for a second term by District 12A Republicans at their convention held Saturday, April 9 in Starbuck. (Submitted Photo)
Rep. Jeff Backer earns Republican endorsement for 12A
April 14, 2016 - 5:59pm
April 9, 2016
Stevens County DFL supports reforms in criminal justice, elections, energy
April 9, 2016 - 5:30am
March 18, 2016
Four townships switch to mail balloting for 2016 election
March 18, 2016 - 3:17pm
February 24, 2016
Local caucus goers will make voices heard on Super Tuesday
February 24, 2016 - 4:49pm