Amy Juang Welcome to This Week in Campaign Coverage, a weekly roundup of notable 2018 election reporting from around Greater Minnesota. Look for it every Wednesday until Election Day.It’s the week after the June 5 action-packed deadline to file for office in Minnesota, and campaigning in the most competitive races has already intensified.As part of a statewide tour, DFL-endorsed candidate for governor Rep. Erin Murphy stopped in Albert Lea and Mankato. In the former, Murphy focused on health care, an issue that has been big news in the city over the past year, as the Mayo Clinic has begun transitioning certain services — including intensive care, childbirth, and overnight hospitalizations — to its Austin campus. As the Albert...
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This week in campaign coverage: guv tours, ‘wacky positions,’ and CD8 polling