Drama not on the agenda at the Minnesota Democratic convention | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By STEVE KARNOWSKI – Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minnesota (AP) — When the Minnesota Democrats open their state convention in Rochester, drama will not be on the agenda. The 1,200 delegates will approve the re-election of Governor Tim Walz, Attorney General Keith Ellison, Secretary of State Steve Simon and State Auditor Julie Blaha. They all … Read more

Drama not on the agenda at the Minnesota Democratic convention | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By STEVE KARNOWSKI – Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minnesota (AP) — When the Minnesota Democrats open their state convention in Rochester, drama will not be on the agenda. The 1,200 delegates will approve the re-election of Governor Tim Walz, Attorney General Keith Ellison, Secretary of State Steve Simon and State Auditor Julie Blaha. They all … Read more

Dr. Scott Jensen Wins GOP Endorsement for Minnesota Governor | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By STEVE KARNOWSKI – Associated Press ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Dr. Scott Jensen, skeptical of the government’s response to COVID-19, won the Minnesota GOP’s endorsement after a mad dash Saturday to challenge Democratic Gov. Tim Walz in the November election, passing by the lead in the ninth round with 65% of the vote. Jensen, a … Read more

Dr. Scott Jensen Wins GOP Endorsement for Minnesota Governor | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By STEVE KARNOWSKI – Associated Press ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Dr. Scott Jensen, skeptical of the government’s response to COVID-19, won the Minnesota GOP’s endorsement after a mad dash Saturday to challenge Democratic Gov. Tim Walz in the November election, passing by the lead in the ninth round with 65% of the vote. Jensen, a … Read more

Qualls takes the lead as Minnesota GOP chooses gubernatorial candidate | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By STEVE KARNOWSKI – Associated Press ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Business executive Kendall Qualls took the lead on Saturday as Republicans in Minnesota gathered to endorse a candidate to challenge Democratic Gov. Tim Walz in the November election. Qualls, who would become the state party’s first black gubernatorial candidate if he wins endorsement, took the … Read more

The race is tight as the Minnesota GOP chooses a candidate for governor | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By STEVE KARNOWSKI – Associated Press ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Republicans in Minnesota gathered again Saturday to endorse a candidate to challenge Democratic Gov. Tim Walz in the November election, but the five candidates were tightly packed in early polls, showing all had won pockets of loyal support. Vaccine skeptic and former state senator Dr. … Read more