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Siblings, each experiencing infant loss, raise funds for Cuddle Cots
Education funding up, but union urges veto
WMS students get glimpse of the world at culture fair
'Chosen Few' tells story of sacrifice
Charges filed against Tim Kaine's son, others who crashed Minnesota Capitol Trump rally
Section 2AAA baseball: Trojans play today in Section 2AAA First Four
United attendance above average
United's Heath has something to prove at Orlando
Zimmer: 'I'll be back with one eye or two'
Section baseball: RRC/W-WG, JCC have what it takes
Column: District 518 board has made tough — and wise — decisions
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
Warren "Lefty" Gentry
Janice M. (Engesser) Glenn
Column: Memorial Day recalls conversations with long-ago vets
Five myths about beer
I chose not to breast-feed. That doesn't make me a bad mom.
Five tried-and-true ways to bring farmhouse style into the 21st century
Disheveled Theologian: Once upon a time 37 years and one week ago …
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Anderson 96th birhtday
Birth: May 24, 2017
Data: May 27, 2017
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Planning Commission Notice of Public Hearing
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Data: May 26, 2017
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
February 27, 2017
Letter: Let’s do our part for our environment
By Les Johnson, Worthington Recently, I attended a conservation convention with several hundred others. We were privileged to have a presentation from a nationally renowned individual from Newfoundland by the name of Shane Mahoney. With our current political issues and looming national...
February 27, 2017 - 10:24pm
February 22, 2017
Letter: Agency on aging here to help seniors
By Gail Radke, Minnesota River Area Agency on Aging, Slayton I am not sure if you are aware, but an average of 10,000 Americans turn age 65 each day. The Minnesota River Area Agency on Aging Inc., your local area agency on aging, is here to help the Minnesotans in southwest Minnesota...
February 22, 2017 - 10:53pm
February 21, 2017
Bill to jumpstart Minnesota shrimp industry passes first committee stop
legislative hurdle on Thursday, earning bipartisan support from the Senate Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Committee. The bill, Senate File 841, which I authored, creates a $5 million incentive program for Minnesota companies that produce over 25,000 pounds of shrimp each...
February 21, 2017 - 10:33pm
Elderly waiver program reform proposal makes progress
To follow up last session’s successful nursing home reforms that ensured facilities had the resources necessary to remain open and offer competitive salaries for its workers, I amchampioning a bill that addresses the elderly waiver program, which includes assisted living and in-home...
February 21, 2017 - 10:32pm
February 16, 2017
Letter: New MnDOT regulations must be repealed
By Mike Handzus, Lakefeld The new Minnesota Department of Transportation rules that it implemented last fall pertaining to individuals being able to mow and bale adjacent to their own property are totally insane.
February 16, 2017 - 10:57pm
Letter: Senior Dining is another healthy eating option
By Neva Clausen, Luverne Thank you for the Active Life supplement to the Daily Globe earlier this month. I especially enjoyed the article “Eating right for better health.” There were many good ideas for eating healthy. However, Senior Dining and home-delivered meals weren’t...
February 16, 2017 - 10:52pm
February 15, 2017
Letter: HUD implements new smoke-free policy
By Luke Ewald, Community Wellness Partners, Cottonwood, Jackson and Nobles counties
February 15, 2017 - 10:11pm
Letter: Grassley wrong on assessment of DeVos
By Dennis Phelps, Westbrook Senator Grassley’s recent column regarding the recent confirmation of Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education was the classic case of elected officials not representing the wishes of a constituency. Our illustrious senators from South Dakota were much the...
February 15, 2017 - 10:09pm
February 13, 2017
I have kept myself busy the last month with school, fencing and other hobbies. One of the more unique things I have done is switch between the ninth and 10th class. My usual class, the 10th, has begun taking practice finals. These are are high-stakes tests for the German students,...
February 13, 2017 - 9:59pm