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Minnesota's urban/rural political divide deepened in this year's midterm election.
See how Minnesota voted for governor, neighborhood by neighborhood, by exploring this highly detailed map of precinct results across the state.
On the eve of Election Day, more than half a million Minnesotans have already turned in a ballot - including many young people who didn't vote in 2016.
Some key voting trends and polling data suggest advantages for Democrats in Minnesota on Election Day. But Republicans have reason to be hopeful as well.
Some key voting trends and demographic factors could prove advantageous to Republicans on Election Day. But Democrats have reason to be hopeful as well.
Which party controls the Minnesota House of Representatives this midterm may hinge on several districts in the Twin Cities suburbs and greater Minnesota.
With four of its eight congressional races rated as tossups, Minnesota is poised to have an outsized impact in determining control of Congress.
Data show an overall decrease in Minneapolis crime, but also reveal recent upticks in rates for various violent crimes.
Precinct-level maps show in greater detail how Minnesota voted in this year's primaries.
In the governor's race, DFLer Tim Walz dominated the southern half of the state and Jeff Johnson of the GOP did well in exurban areas.