Press Coverage

 

2019

March

March 13, 2019 – Sun Current
LWV Edina event addresses importance of 2020 Census

March 11, 2019 – Star Tribune
Dakota County to make changes after civic group alleges transparency issues

March 8, 2019 – Chaska Herald
Commentary: Secretary of state to visit Chaska

March 8, 2019 – Dairyland Peach
Here’s why teenagers need a civics class

March 7, 2019 – Sun•Thisweek
League of Women Voters forum topic is redistricting

March 6, 2019 – Brainerd Dispatch
Toxic Taters representatives to speak March 14

March 3, 2019 – ABC 6 News (KAAL TV)
Local Women Look Forward and Back on Women's Suffrage

March 2, 2019 – Park Rapids Enterprise
Ojibwe Language Project growing

March 1, 2019 – Red Wing Republican Eagle
Talking (less) trash: First community discussion about single-sort recycling is in the books

February

February 27, 2019 – Park Rapids Enterprise
COMMENTARY: Census 2020: Why do we care?

February 27, 2019 – White Bear Press
Voters league opposes 2020 census citizenship question

February 16, 2019 – Star Tribune
Ida Lorraine Wilderson, Minneapolis civic leader and educator dies at 86

February 11, 2019 – Post Bulletin
Rochester begins year-long women's suffrage celebration

February 10, 2019 – Brainerd Dispatch
CRMC's Bauer, Goble to speak at League of Women Voters event

February 7, 2019 – Litchfield Independent Review
Celebrating history: Litchfield's own suffragette

February 3, 2019 – The Journal (New Ulm)
LWV values and promotes civil discourse

February 2, 2019 – Grand Forks Herald
Bill aims to register more Minn. voters-Schultz proposes making process more automatic

February 2, 2019 – Park Rapids Enterprise
Bill aims to register more Minn. voters: Schultz proposes making process more automatic

January

January 29, 2019 – The Journal (New Ulm)
New Ulm resident receives racist hate mail

January 18, 2019 – Pioneer Press
"Start By Believing" community panel on sexual assault being held in St. Paul Tuesday

January 13, 2019 – The Journal (New Ulm)
LWV forum explains ins and out of legislative process


2018

November

November 29, 2018 – MinnPost
You know you want to read this sexy story about legislative process reform

November 11, 2018 – MPR
It's official: Minnesota 2018 voter turnout tops the nation

November 7, 2018 – FOX 9
Women make history on election night in Minnesota

November 6, 2018 – KARE 11
How women won the right to vote in Minnesota

November 3, 2018 – Sun•Thisweek
League of Women Voters hosts forum on gun violence

October

October 12, 2018 – The Bemidji Pioneer
League of Women Voters plan local debates

October 11, 2018 – Winona Daily News
Winona school board candidates praise WAPS teachers, criticize district finances at LWV forum

October 10, 2018 – Park Rapids Enterprise
County board candidates convene at LWV forum 

October 10, 2018 – The Washington Post
A Minnesota Republican snatched his opponent's mic, then dropped it in front of her

October 8, 2018 – West Central Tribune (Willmar)
10 candidates vie for NLS School Board

October 6, 2018 – Park Rapids Enterprise
State rep. candidates tackle a variety of issues

October 3, 2018 – Star Tribune
Minnesota court of appeals seat being challenged on ballot for first time since 2010

October 2, 2018 – Lakeshore Weekly News
Plymouth mayoral candidates debate garbage hauling, water quality, affordable housing

October 2, 2018 – SC Times (St. Cloud)
Candidates for state representative share their views at first St. Cloud legislative forum

October 1, 2018 – Red Wing Republican Eagle
League of Women Voters hosts first of three Q&A sessions

September

September 29, 2018 – Post Bulletin
School board races kick off League of Women Voters forums

September 27, 2018 – Echo Press (Alexandria)
Candidate forums set for next week

September 27, 2018 – Woodbury Bulletin
Candidates debate issues at District 54B forum

September 27, 2018 – Detroit Lakes Online
League of Women Voters in Detroit Lakes to hold candidate forums in October

September 26, 2018 – Red Wing Republican Eagle
Letter: LWV-Red Wing invites citizens to candidate forum

September 26, 2018 – Lakeshore Weekly News
Incumbent skips 33A forum; challenger talks education, healthcare

September 25, 2018 – City Pages
Minneapolis suffragist Clara Ueland was more badass than you, probably

September 25, 2018 – WCCO
National register to vote day visits college campuses

September 19, 2018 – Winona Daily News
Election 2018: Drazkowski, Isenor don't agree on much at League of Women Voters Winona forum

September 13, 2018 – City Pages
Minnesota seeing a monster surge in voter registration among the young

September 13, 2018 – Winona Daily News
Winona city council candidates talk issues at LWV forum on Wednesday

September 10, 2018 – Eden Prairie News
House 48A and 48B candidates debate guns, school safety

September 10, 2018 – Duluth News Tribune
Minnesota sees surge in new voter registrations ahead of midterms

September 8, 2018 – StarTribune
Minnesota sees surge in new voter registrations

September 7, 2018 – The Free Press (South Central Minnesota)
Area groups to put on voting workshop

September 3, 2018 – ABC Newspapers (Anoka County)
League of Women Voters ABC announces candidate forums for the month of September

August

August 28, 2018 – Bluff Country Newspaper Group
Fillmore county candidates set for League of Women Voters forum

August 16, 2018 – City Pages
The League of Women Voters takes its candidate forums seriously

August 15, 2018 – FOX9 News
Minnesota sees highest number of primary voters in over 3 decades

August 14, 2018 – Eden Prairie News
Three candidate forums to showcase Eden Prairie races

August 13, 2018 – MinnPost
Clara Ueland: Minnesota suffragist, lifelong women's rights activist

July

July 30, 2018 – Star Tribune
St. Paul fourth ward forum stays on track after tumultuous few weeks

July 27, 2018 – Red Wing Republican Eagle
LWV-Red Wing mixes it up with ward-style forum

July 27, 2018 – Chaska Herald
League of Women Voters celebrates 50 years (referencing LWV Eastern Carver County)

June

June 14, 2018 – MPR
Supreme Court throws out Minnesota voter attire law