The August Primary in Minnesota is just around the corner.
That means candidates vying for their preferred party's nomination are hitting the campaign trail hard in the days leading up to August 14th.
Over the next three weeks we're going to introduce you to each candidate in the 8th Congressional District race impacted by the primary - that's five Democrats and two Republicans vying for the seat currently held by Democrat Rick Nolan, who is retiring in November.
In the weeks following the primary results, we will eventually sit back down with the candidates fighting for a win in November's general election. That will include a one-on-one with Independent candidate Ray "Skip" Sandman.
In this week's episode of Beyond the Headlines, Dan Wolfe sits down with Pete Stauber, Harry Welty, and Jason Metsa.