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Column: The post-truth era of politics
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November 11, 2016
Column: Peer coaches helping teachers and students succeed
By Gerald Oehler, District 518 WORTHINGTON -- Teachers work hard to educate students to prepare them for success. They are always seeking new tools and strategies that will help them achieve success with their students. To help support teachers, Worthington School District has...
November 11, 2016 - 10:40pm
Column: A prayer for America
WASHINGTON -- On Saturdays in synagogues across the United States, Jews recite a prayer for our country. In my synagogue, the custom is that the congregation stands, and says the prayer in unison. Our God and God of our ancestors: We ask Your blessings for our country -- for its...
November 11, 2016 - 10:37pm
November 10, 2016
Column: The mourning after
WASHINGTON -- When I opened my front door Wednesday morning after little sleep and numb from a bad dream that wasn't a dream, a dreary rainfall glazed the sidewalk as two neighbors gazed blankly in my direction. As I leaned down to pick up my newspaper, a Carole King song filtered...
November 10, 2016 - 10:08pm
Column: Latinos were the breakout stars of Election 2016
SAN DIEGO -- This bad election ended with some good news. No, not the outcome of the presidential race. Given everything we’ve learned about the major candidates in recent months, these two people should not have been sharing a ballot. They should be sharing a cell. At its worst...
November 10, 2016 - 10:06pm
November 9, 2016
Column: On Veterans Day and every day, honoring service
Every year, right after election day, we gather to honor our veterans. But this year’s election was unlike many others. It was contentious. It got ugly. It even tested the bounds of our democracy. So, here we are. On the other side. And after so much focus on what divides us,...
November 9, 2016 - 10:51pm
Column: A stunning cake and a stunned nation
WASHINGTON -- Baker Melissa Alt showed up unbidden at Trump Tower on Election Day with a 40-pound cake in the form of a Donald Trump bust, and Trump aides liked the likeness enough to display it in the ballroom at Trump's election-night party. But there was something wrong with the...
November 9, 2016 - 10:49pm
Column: Continuing to work for all veterans
Q: What does your office do to serve veterans? A: For all the honorable men and women who volunteer to join the U.S. Armed Forces and serve our country in uniform, I work to ensure the United States of America upholds its promises made to these patriots who put their lives on the...
November 9, 2016 - 1:16am
Column: The real national embarrassment
WASHINGTON -- However this election turns out, the 2016 campaign for the White House will undoubtedly be remembered for its vulgarity, mean-spiritedness and mendacity. It has been a national embarrassment. But a parallel failing is less noticed: the unwillingness of both candidates...
November 9, 2016 - 1:15am
November 7, 2016
Column: America -- still great
WASHINGTON -- You can feel the tension. Strolling down the street, shopping at the corner market, stopping for a bite at the local tavern, friends and neighbors greet each other as usual but avoid the elephant sauntering around like he owns the place. It's best not to talk politics...
November 7, 2016 - 10:26pm
November 6, 2016
Column: Keeping our promises to veterans
WASHINGTON -- Each year on Veterans Day, I think about the military men and women I had the honor to meet when I took part in several overseas USO tours before I became a U.S. Senator. Those tours not only gave me the chance to help entertain our troops stationed in places like...
November 6, 2016 - 9:02pm
November 4, 2016
Column: Bond referendum based on district’s specific needs
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington School District is continually changing with the number of students in the district, the lack of substitute teachers, mandates from state and federal legislation, schedules that organize the day in each building and many more that could be mentioned....
November 4, 2016 - 8:47pm
November 3, 2016
Column: Countering the WCPC claim about pensions
WORTHINGTON -- So, what is the WCPC claim about with regard to pension liability? The Worthington School District 518, along with all other school districts, are now responsible to include pension liabilities as a part of the annual audit due to Governmental Accounting Standards...
November 3, 2016 - 5:10pm
November 2, 2016
Wanted: Legislators who support a strong food economy
For years, it seems like the Twin Cities metro area dominates a lot of attention in Minnesota. Unfortunately, the vital role Greater Minnesota plays in our state is often overlooked. Those of us who live and work in Greater Minnesota can take pride in our role in supporting Minnesota’s...
November 2, 2016 - 10:44pm
October 31, 2016
Why we walked away and chose to support McMullin for president
By Frank Ludwig, Ken Cobb and Dave Thul We quit. Earlier this year, right in the middle of the presidential election, we walked away from our local leadership roles in the Republican Party. None of us wanted to resign. All three of us wanted to see our excellent local and regional...
October 31, 2016 - 8:43pm
October 30, 2016
Column: State, federal mandates have brought great changes in education
WORTHINGTON -- Education is constantly changing with new responsibilities that have been added from the federal and state levels based on perceptions that educational needs are not being met by families and society. So, what is different in education compared to 50 years ago, based...
October 30, 2016 - 8:19pm