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Faith, forgiveness help parents deal with daughter’s death
Trump to sign order on Tuesday easing energy regulations
Lake Superior lighthouse to be restored
10th Women's Expo draws a crowd
10th Women's Expo draws a crowd
MW Baseball: Bluejays win four in first home stand
Inspired by grandfather, Taylor Rogers just keeps taking the ball for Minnesota Twins
Among fresh faces, Tar Heels make it to Final Four in win over Kentucky
South Carolina defeats Florida for first Final Four berth
Wild play better as they pick up point, but Red Wings win in OT
Column: Small manufacturers are the backbone of southwest Minnesota’s economy
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Brian "Fritz" Korthals
Sylvester "Sy" Lonneman
Benjamin Bruce Raudenbush
Column: Your not-average people have great things going for them
Remarkable recovery: A combined 14 surgeries later, Bart and Sherry DeBoer share tale of crash with suspected drunk driver
Disheveled Theologian: Forsaken -- A few thoughts during Lent, week 4
Looking Back: 1992 -- Proposed hospital expansion plan advances
Cleaning up for colon health: Timmerman plays it safe
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Ostrem 80th birthday
Doppenberg 80th birthday
Wagley 100th birthday
Johnson 90th birthday
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March 23, 2017
Letter: Expect little from new education secretary
By Dennis Phelps, Westbrook A few weeks ago, our elected leaders decided, in their infinite wisdom, to appoint a completely unqualified leader to become education secretary for our country. This had nothing to do with the vast amounts of money that she or her family had previously...
March 23, 2017 - 10:14pm
Letter: Take time to learn about holistic, nutritional cures
By Craig Lais, Worthington A while back in this column, I wrote about my interest in forming a layperson’s discussion group to share knowledge of holistic and nutritional cures for sickness and degenerative disease from autism and Alzheimer’s to cancer, Lyme disease, multiple...
March 23, 2017 - 10:11pm
March 22, 2017
Letter: District 518 board ‘out of sync’ with most of community
By Mike Harberts, Reading I was one of two from the general public who attended the facilities workshop held by the board of District 518 on March 16. I thought readers might want to know more of the information and board member comments that we heard. And I’d like to share some...
March 22, 2017 - 10:22pm
March 20, 2017
New legislation aims to reduce insurance premiums
The Minnesota House of Representatives has taken another step toward addressing rising health insurance premium costs by approving legislation that could reduce individual premiums. We're seeing the dramatic increases in the individual market right now because there are a large number...
March 20, 2017 - 10:34pm
Letter: Utilities-related bill supports local democracy, innovation
By Ronald J. Schwartau, Federated Rural Electric Board President David A. Hansen, Nobles Cooperative Electric Board President Sandy Ludeman, Lyon-Lincoln Electric Co-Op Board President Mark Sandberg, South Central Electric Board President
March 20, 2017 - 5:05pm
March 19, 2017
Letter: Thanks to Hamilton for 'Good Food' efforts
By Cecilia Bofah, Worthington Good food retailers such as grocery stores, farmers’ market, mobile markets, food bands, and other suppliers of fresh and affordable foods play a critical role in our health. Therefore, improving healthy food access in our rural communities can and...
March 19, 2017 - 10:25pm
March 17, 2017
Letter: A double whammy for teachers and property taxes
Three years ago, the state legislature passed a bill I authored that ensures school districts and their employees can get health coverage at the best price possible by increasing competition and transparency in the insurance bidding process. Now, Minnesota Republicans want to take...
March 17, 2017 - 11:08pm
Letter: Bill would pave the way for more, larger factory farms
In rural Minnesota, we know farmers are facing record low prices and our communities are suffering because of that. Legislators should be working to figure out how to help family farmers get through these tough times. Instead, I see bills designed to help the biggest corporate-backed...
March 17, 2017 - 11:06pm
March 15, 2017
Letter: Many public bathrooms need more attention
By Wally Habben, Round Lake This is how I propose we solve the “Who gets to use which bathroom?” problem: Dirty Bathroom Users: They go on the floor, and they certainly don’t wash their hands well, if an attempt is made at all. They touch everything before leaving (including...
March 15, 2017 - 10:43pm
March 13, 2017
Letter: Immigration reform could, and should, be passed quickly
By Margaret K. Erickson, Worthington I attended the town hall meeting held by Rep. Tim Walz last Saturday in Worthington. I appreciated the civil atmosphere. There were thoughtful questions on many issues. Congressman Walz answered them thoroughly and respectfully.
March 13, 2017 - 10:40pm
March 9, 2017
Letter: Tax relief and more should be addressed with surplus
State economists have unveiled their most recent fiscal forecast projection, and the amount — $1.65 billion — is actually higher than previously expected as we gained $250 million from a November analysis. This means our economic forecast remains favorable, and now we have to...
March 9, 2017 - 10:11pm
Letter: Lawmakers should pursue tax relief
Crafting the state budget can now begin following an announcement from state economists that Minnesota has a projected $1.65 billion budget surplus. These numbers are moving in the right direction. A growing surplus is the preferred direction rather than deficits. The analysts’...
March 9, 2017 - 10:10pm
March 7, 2017
Letter: Townships can benefit financially from public land
By Dennis Frederickson, Regional Director, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, New Ulm I would like the opportunity to respond to the Daily Globe’s Feb. 28 article, “State-owned lands cause concern in Bloom Township.”
March 7, 2017 - 10:36pm
March 1, 2017
Lots of traveling in January, February
January and February were packed with quite a bit of traveling for me. I got extremely lucky, and the expression of being “packed“ really did fit into the context of traveling.
March 1, 2017 - 10:17pm
February 28, 2017
Letter: Let’s be more discerning about ‘fake news’
By Linda Henle, Worthington The Daily Globe recently published a letter to the editor (“Let’s keep eyes and ears open in the ‘swamp,’: Feb 21 edition) that told us about three Islamic brothers who were fired from their jobs for hacking into Democratic House member computers....
February 28, 2017 - 10:49pm