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Franken staff offers help with federal agencies
Franken staff offers help with federal agencies
Suit against Fulda school district is dismissed
Lakefield man recognized by National Weather Service
Scary times at the library
Prep soccer: WHS has five on All-Big South boys team
Section 2A soccer: So close; Trojans edged by Mankato West
Prep volleyball: Canby tops Worthington
College volleyball: Lady Jays lose twice in Anoka
Scott Rall: The little engine that could
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Disheveled Theologian: A porcine parable
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City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes September 2016
Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Abatement Request
Data: Oct. 21, 2016
Notice of informal probate of James Arnt
September 5, 2016
How liberal or conservative is your Minnesota state representative?
DILWORTH, Minn. -- State Rep. Paul Marquart is by any measure one of the most moderate members of the Minnesota House of Representatives. An anti-abortion Democrat from a conservative district, Marquart crosses party lines regularly and says he tries to vote on “how things impact...
September 5, 2016 - 9:45pm
September 2, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Dayton looks at special session again
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. -- Minnesotans, those who care about such things at least, figured special legislative session talk was dead. They could be wrong. Gov. Mark Dayton said at the Minnesota State Fair that if local money could be found to support a southwestern Twin Cities light...
September 2, 2016 - 9:42pm
August 31, 2016
Minnesota GOP hires security experts to protect events from protesters
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Republican Party of Minnesota has recruited a team of security experts to protect GOP events from protesters or attacks. “What we thought we would do is have a group of security professionals … available to assist candidates, local districts, event planners,...
August 31, 2016 - 9:40pm
August 26, 2016
Capital Chatter: Trump last to make Minnesota ballot
ST. PAUL -- Some headlines and social media posts made it sound like Donald Trump's name might not be on the Minnesota ballot on Nov. 8. That remains a possibility, but only if a judge orders his name removed. Former state Republican official Michael Brodkorb, now a blogger, warns...
August 26, 2016 - 9:35pm
August 19, 2016
Trump swings through Minnesota for fundraiser
MINNEAPOLIS -- With occasionally loud protests outside the Minneapolis Convention Center, Donald Trump brought a private message to hundreds of high-dollar Minnesota donors on Friday evening. “I think we’re going to win it,” Trump said to the ground inside, according to a livestream...
August 19, 2016 - 9:35pm
Capitol Chatter: Dayton says clean water tops light rail politics
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says he plans to campaign for clean water in coming months instead of against Republicans he blamed for torpedoing a special legislative session over a southwestern Twin Cities light rail proposal. The Democratic governor has been very strong...
August 19, 2016 - 9:07pm
August 18, 2016
Rep. King to visit Osceola County on Wednesday
SIBLEY, Iowa -- Iowa 4th District Rep. Steve King will make a stop in Osceola County on Wednesday. King will tour Motorvation Engineering at 941 Fourth Ave., Sibley, beginning at 12:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend.Motorvation Engineering began operations in Sibley in 1994....
August 18, 2016 - 9:00pm
August 17, 2016
DFL lawmakers urge leaders to come to special session agreement
MOORHEAD, Minn. – DFL lawmakers say it’s crunch time for coming up with a deal to call a special legislative session this year to pass tax and bonding bills. “We have this meeting tomorrow with the four leaders and Gov. (Mark) Dayton, and I really do think it’s crunch time,”...
August 17, 2016 - 9:37pm
August 12, 2016
Capital Chat: Candidates handle losing differently
ST. PAUL -- A look at two Republican U.S. House candidates shows different ways of handling a loss. John Howe dealt with his third-place finish with humor. "Character building day," he tweeted with a photo of him removing campaign signs. "Taking down signs and keeping a positive attitude."...
August 12, 2016 - 9:16pm
Happy faces, not happy talk for special session
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's three top political leaders walked out to talk to reporters, wearing big smiles and delivering an occasional laugh. However, it did not take reporters long Friday to figure out that Gov. Mark Dayton, Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk and House Speaker Kurt Daudt...
August 12, 2016 - 9:15pm
August 10, 2016
Retired Air Force officer seeks to unseat U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson in Minnesota
EAST GRAND FORKS -- A retired Air Force officer from Karlstad, Minn., will challenge longtime Democratic Congressman Collin Peterson in November. Dave Hughes, the Republican-endorsed candidate for the Minnesota Seventh Congressional District race, defeated Amanda Lynn Hinson in Tuesday’s...
August 10, 2016 - 9:58pm
Some Minnesota U.S. House races in national spotlight
ST. PAUL -- Two, perhaps three, of Minnesota's eight congressional races will attract plenty of national attention as control of the U.S. House is at stake in November. Well-known Republican Jason Lewis' win in the 2nd Congressional District, in the southern Twin Cities and to the...
August 10, 2016 - 9:36pm
August 9, 2016
Minnesota primary interest varied
ST. PAUL -- A lack of heated races kept many Minnesota voters home from Tuesday's primary election, but those who did show up helped set the plate for the Nov. 8 general election. ---- Republican Jim Hagedorn is set for a second straight match-up with Democratic U.S. Rep. Tim...
August 9, 2016 - 10:32pm
August 8, 2016
Local governments want special session
ST. PAUL -- Local government officials across Minnesota need to know if a special legislative session will be called to pass a tax bill. They are nearing a deadline to plan for money the bill would provide them, but Friday is the earliest state leaders will meet about the issue. Gov....
August 8, 2016 - 9:02pm
Primary contests spotted through Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Turnout in Tuesday's Minnesota primary election likely will be spotty, as there are relatively few contests this year. The only statewide race will pare three Supreme Court candidates down to two, although six U.S. House primary races are on the ballot along with contests...
August 8, 2016 - 8:59pm