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Klobuchar says troubled health care bill shows need for bipartisan work
Federal Reserve president answers economy questions in Grand Forks
Willmar man gets prison term for kidnapping estranged wife
Region's school districts, high school leagues have guidelines in place for playing of anthem
Home energy program is Thursday in Worthington
TIMBERWOLVES: Athletic Jefferson catches Thibodeau's eye
Prep volleyball: Luverne takes three straight from Fulda
Gophers RBs Smith, Brooks expected to return vs. Maryland
MEN'S HOCKEY: Minnesota State Mankato picked to win WCHA, Bemidji State second
Gopher mascot runs over 7th grade Eagan football players at Vikings halftime
BROST: Add bean dips to your football fare
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: Our reporter is embedded deep in the War on Bedtime. Here's the latest from the front lines.
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Bill "Jockpot" Top
Delores "Dee" Hansen
Burdell Francis Bents
Herman E. Conrad
Gary R. Elness
Disheveled Theologian: Horror show!
Column: That would have been one great summer season
Looking Back: 1992 -- Wellstone was speaker at King Turkey Day
KTD speaker: Start noticing people
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
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Baby Shower: Carson Werner
Bruns 50th anniversary
Jensen 85th birthday
Hohensee 50th anniversary
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Special School Board Meeting
Regular School Board Meeting Minutes August 2017
Notice of public hearing
September 13, 2017
Luverne woman arrested for possession
A Luverne woman arrested Sept. 8 faces three drug-related charges. Crystal Enninga, 33, has been charged with fifth-degree possession, not...
September 13, 2017 - 9:34am
September 8, 2017
Congressional candidate visiting Saturday
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota First Congressional District candidate Vicki Jensen will be making stops on her district-wide Hometown Tour on Saturday (Sept. 9). The tour involves meetings for any interested members of the public at local establishments in each county. Jensen will be...
September 8, 2017 - 1:12pm
September 5, 2017
Schomacker honored by MOHR
ALEXANDRIA — District 22A Rep. Joe Schomacher, R-Luverne, was recently recognized at the legislative retreat in Alexandria for the Minnesota Organization for Habilitation and Rehabilitation (MOHR). This past legislative session, Schomacker carried and helped pass MOHR's Disability...
September 5, 2017 - 6:32pm
August 1, 2017
Sullivan announces candidacy for Congress
MANKATO — Mankato resident Joe Sullivan announced Tuesday his plan to run for Congress as a Democrat in Minnesota’s First District.
August 1, 2017 - 1:45pm
July 29, 2017
Jackson native seeks state House seat
JACKSON — Jackson native Heather Klassen has announced her plans to run for the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2018. The Complete...
July 29, 2017 - 8:21am
July 25, 2017
Keith Downey, former GOP chair, is running for governor with the message: 'I believe in you.'
ST. PAUL — After four years of running the Minnesota Republican Party, former chairman Keith Downey is bidding to run the entire state....
July 25, 2017 - 10:39am
July 19, 2017
Congressional candidate visiting Luverne on Tuesday
LUVERNE — First Congressional District candidate John Wayne Austinson will host a meet and greet and fundraiser at Pizza Ranch in Luverne on July 25 at 5:30 p.m. For more information about Austinson, visit www.johnwayneaustinson.org.
July 19, 2017 - 4:33pm
July 10, 2017
Feehan announces run for Worthington’s congressional district
MANKATO — Dan Feehan is the latest DFL candidate to announce a run for Tim Walz’s seat. The former 34-year-old North Mankato resident...
July 10, 2017 - 8:38pm
July 7, 2017
Democrat Feehan to run for U.S. House seat
NORTH MANKATO — Dan Feehan, a 34-year-old native of Minnesota’s 1st Congressional District, will officially announce his campaign for the...
July 7, 2017 - 2:45pm
June 30, 2017
Commission approves permit for rural Ellsworth body shop
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Planning Commission conducted a record-setting six-minute meeting Wednesday night when they approved a request from Greg and Dawn Huisman, Ellsworth, for a conditional use permit for Greg to operate an auto body and repair shop at his home on a 7.32-acre...
June 30, 2017 - 9:00pm
June 26, 2017
Another DFL candidate announces bid for Walz seat
ROCHESTER — Eyota resident John Wayne Austinson will announce his candidacy for the First Congressional District to replace Representative Tim Walz on Wednesday. The Democratic-Farmer-Labor candidate formerly ran for District 26B of the Minnesota House of Representatives, and was...
June 26, 2017 - 6:30pm
June 21, 2017
Albert Lea’s Minehart seeking seat in Congress
ALBERT LEA — Colin Minehart announced Tuesday that he’s running for the 1st District Congressional seat currently held by Tim Walz. Minehart was born and raised in Albert Lea and graduated from the University of Minnesota. He married wife Sue, with whom he has two Minnesota...
June 21, 2017 - 1:40pm
June 5, 2017
Owatonna resident announces bid for 1st congressional district
OWATONNA — Vicki Jensen, a former DFL Minnesota state senator, announced Monday that she is running for Tim Walz’s seat in the 1st Congressional District. Jensen, 52, an Owatonna resident, was elected to the Minnesota Senate in 2012 and lost re-election to Republican John Jasinski...
June 5, 2017 - 10:54am
May 31, 2017
Tax bill has multiple dividends for region
PAUL — The tax bill signed into law Tuesday by Gov. Mark Dayton is headlined by $650 million in tax cuts. However, it also includes language that specifically impacts the Worthington area and southwest Minnesota. Worthington half-cent sales tax A measure in the bill allows the...
May 31, 2017 - 6:10pm
May 26, 2017
Bonding bill includes funding for Lewis & Clark; awaits governor’s signature
WORTHINGTON — “It ain’t over til it’s over,” Worthington Public Utilities General Manager Scott Hain said Friday morning — hours after the Minnesota Legislature passed a bonding bill that includes $3.5 million to finance the final 16.8 miles of water pipeline from Adrian...
May 26, 2017 - 8:31pm