Top prosecutor tells how to solve "cold cases." A Duluth man was charged this week with murder of a St. Paul man in 1977. Cold case homicides and other crimes are sometimes solved decades later, often with the help of DNA evidence.11:00 a.m.
Susan Gaertner: Ramsey County Attorney (1994 to present). Former co-chair of DNA subcommittee of the National District Attorneys Association. Former board member of NDAA and former president of MN County Attorneys Association. DFL candidate for Governor in 2010.
Former Governor Carlson says state needs leadership now. Speaking with former Vice President Walter Mondale at an event sponsored by the organization Growth and Justice, former Republican Governor Arne Carlson said Governor Pawlenty should buckle down and work with the legislature to address a "budget tsunami."12:00 p.m.
Walter Mondale: U.S. Vice President (1977-1981), United States Senator (1967-1976), Minnesota Attorney General (1960-1964), US Ambassador to Japan (1993-1996), Unsuccessful candidate for US Senate in 1992.
Arne Carlson: Governor of Minnesota (R) (1991-1999), State Auditor (1979-1990), State Representative (1971-1979),