CAPITOL CHATTER State launches program to help poor buy food
Lt. Gov. Yvonne Prettner Solon today announced a coalition to provide poor Minnesotans a chance to buy healthy foods.
The Minnesota Nutritious Food Coalition joins state, university, tribal, nonprofi... Posted on 1/10/12 at 3:07 PM
HEALTHBEAT Fur factor: The health benefits of pets
People with companion animals know almost intuitively that having a pet is good for them.
At one time this might have been considered little more than feel-good fuzziness. But a growing body of resear... Posted on 6/9/09 at 12:47 PM
City approves $31,000 contribution to project
WORTHINGTON — Another $31,000 of hospital sale proceeds was spent Monday night after Worthington City Council members approved a contribution to the regional storm water retention pond project under construction on the Worthington campus of Minnesota West Community and Technical College.
WORTHINGTON — Doug Magnus has become a stadium expert.
The Republican Senator from Slayton has been highly involved in stadiums for both the Minnesota Twins and a football stadium for the University of Minnesota.
WORTHINGTON — Time may be running out for the legislature to take up a proposed fee increase for hunting and fishing licenses in Minnesota, but the nearly 20 attendees at a public meeting Tuesday night in Worthington were encouraged to request a bill be introduced.
ST. PAUL — The precinct caucus excitement from two years ago is not felt in 2010 by most Minnesotans, but a couple dozen governor candidates are working day and night to get their supporters to turn out Tuesday night.
WORTHINGTON — Monday night’s District 518 public forum on the proposed flexible learning year drew more concerns than support, but lacked the concern about the short timeline for implementation expressed at last year’s meetings on the same subject.
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