John Rash
February 8

Rash Report: Can Klobuchar connect with voters' 'true north?'

Minnesota senator's expected presidential bid comes amid a polarized, turbulent political environment.
February 8
This area in downtown Minneapolis was a bit quiet over the lunch hour Thursday after the Twin Cities got buffeted with another blast of winter.

Readers Write: The weather and school closings, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar and the presidency, electric vehicles in the cold, bike trails statewide, WNBA pay, race and sports, parenting today, urban wildlife

We needed a vacation.
Kevin S. Burke
February 8

Hennepin County judge: Achieving racial equality with traffic-stop philosophy demands our best thinking

This is a problem for which all leaders in the criminal-justice system bear responsibility.
February 8

Ralph Northam and Liam Neeson: Two ways to own up to your own horribleness

One seems in a better position to advance the conversation than the other.
February 8

'Nobody cares' about deficits anymore? Sometimes, you've got to

And if you do, back Democrats' revenue-raising, because the alternative isn't pretty.
February 8
Sen. Amy Klobuchar will announce Sunday if she's running for president.

Ranked choice might be right for primaries (and Klobuchar)

Amy Klobuchar is the type of candidate who might benefit from this voting method, and its use could be more than just a pipe dream.
February 8
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Readers Write: Where to retire and why, matching job skills with needed opportunity, the future of the Minnesota State system, the political spectrum, marijuana legalization, dressing for success on TV

Considering climates of various sorts.
February 8
Chronic wasting disease is always fatal in deer.

Minnesota must lead in addressing chronic wasting disease in deer

State has the health and technology expertise to develop new test for deer.
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