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Klobuchar, Franken announce more than $100 million in critical heating aid
Community helps build Oxford Street; 2017 overlay project could be delayed
Nobles SWCD begins connecting with landowners on buffers
Boo! Windom’s haunted house will spark ‘Old School Nightmares’
Minnesota already breaking voting records ahead of Nov. 8
Section 3A cross country: Luverne girls, Windom Area boys prevail
Section 2AA cross country: Koller leads WHS runners
Iowa state football: H-LP puts perfect record on the line
Scott Rall: Hi ho, hi ho, it's off to work we go
Section football: Fulda, MLA, MCC finish the job
Column: Unaffordable health care for southwest Minnesota
Editorial: Peterson in the 7th with an asterisk
Letter: School referendum represents chance to ‘pay it forward’
Editorial: Schomacker for District 22A Representative
Letter: Our schools are committed to our students and our community
Carol E. Anderson
Ralph Wellington Thueson
James G. Myers
Community Thanksgiving dinner is Nov. 24
Disheveled Theologian: Banana bread evangelism
2016 Local Business Guide Directory
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
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May 13, 2015
Supervisors approve budget, urban renewal changes
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Board of Supervisors had a public hearing Tuesday on a budget amendment and voted on changes to the current urban renewal area established in the Kirk Grau Addition, which includes Noteboom Implement and Jackrabbit Junction. Budget amendment A...
May 13, 2015 - 8:08pm
April 7, 2015
Use Legacy cash to pay farmers for buffer zones, Bakk suggests
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Senate Majority leader Tom Bakk suggested Tuesday that state Legacy Amendment funds could be used to pay farmers cash to make it more palatable to enact a clean-water proposal by Gov. Mark Dayton. Dayton and clean-water advocates aren’t opposed to farmers...
April 7, 2015 - 10:09pm
February 17, 2015
Water & Light Commission supports council decision
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Water and Light Commission unanimously approved an amendment to the HRA loan for the Rising Sun Estates project Tuesday. The amendment had originally been approved Feb. 10 by the Worthington City Council. It involves deferring the payments and interest...
February 17, 2015 - 8:29pm
February 16, 2015
More privacy in amendment
ST. PAUL — Legislators from both major parties want to amend the state Constitution to keep electronic communications private, much as already is required for paper documents. “In today’s world, every intimate detail of our lives exists in a digital format,” Sen. Branden...
February 16, 2015 - 9:49pm
Bakk ready to move beyond Dayton flap
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk said he is ready to move on from a dustup with Gov. Mark Dayton, but Monday’s interactions...
February 16, 2015 - 9:38pm
July 23, 2014
Osceola County Board approves urban renewal amendment
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Board of Supervisors hosted two public hearings during its Tuesday morning meeting, the first regarding the expansion of the 2003 Urban Renewal District 1 and the second concerning the sale of property in the county’s Enterprise Park. Likewise,...
July 23, 2014 - 9:36am
July 20, 2014
2008 amendment offers buffet of outdoors, arts funds
ST. PAUL — The moose population in northern Minnesota’s forests is dwindling, but a tax that voters raised in 2008 could help save the giants. “All of us came together on this project, Minnesota Moose Collaborative, to do what we know would work for one element to improve...
July 20, 2014 - 9:09pm
November 7, 2012
Minnesota defeats marriage amendment
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans became the first state to reject a constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage. Since a state law remains on the books, the vote does not automatically allow same-sex weddings. However, with a newly elected Democratic-Farmer-Laborite Legislature and governor,...
November 7, 2012 - 2:41am
November 1, 2012
Marriage debate heats up
November 1, 2012 - 9:04pm
October 4, 2012
GOP: Ritchie campaigns against amendment
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie uses state funds to campaign against a proposed constitutional amendment that would require voters to show photographic identification, two Republican state senators allege in a complaint filed Thursday. Sens. Scott Newman of...
October 4, 2012 - 9:39pm
August 27, 2012
Republicans gain pair of amendment wins
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans' Nov. 6 ballots will show two proposed constitutional amendments with the titles the Republican-controlled Legislature wanted. Four of six Minnesota Supreme Court justices ruled Monday that Secretary of State Mark Ritchie exceeded his authority in rewriting...
August 27, 2012 - 11:01pm
October 6, 2011
Some in GOP to fight anti-gay marriage amendment
ST. PAUL -- Some well-known Minnesota Republicans announced Thursday they will fight the proposed anti-gay marriage constitutional amendment,...
October 6, 2011 - 9:43pm
August 22, 2011
Council approves amendment to redevelopment grant
WORTHINGTON -- City council approved an amendment to the former Campbell Soup factory site redevelopment grant at its regular Monday meeting, The public reuse area originally did not include the fire station site. Prior to the fire station design and construction phase, the balance...
August 22, 2011 - 10:15pm
December 18, 2009
As others see it: Legacy funding raises questions
Minnesotans haven't had much experience with voter-approved sales taxes, and the recent awards on the "Legacy" funding sales tax allocations may leave taxpayers a little more wary of approving these kinds of taxes in the future. Granted, voters mostly knew what they were in for....
December 18, 2009 - 12:00am
December 8, 2009
Conservatives eye spending cap amendment
ST. PAUL -- Conservative Republicans hope enough Minnesotans are tired of high taxes that they will support a proposal to limit state spending....
December 8, 2009 - 12:00am