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Oberloh looks back: Outgoing mayor reflects on 12 years at City Hall
Slick roads cause several crashes
Worthington High School marching band off to Outback Bowl
Motion overruled in Block case
Elderly, disabled care top priorities
Les Knutson: Jirele follows Pater to run for Mount Marty
Holiday basketball: Kirk, Smith pace T-M-B
High school basketball: Fulda girls must make necessary readjustments
Communities rally at the courage of a child
Scott Rall: Family traditions should not go the way of the dinosaur
Column: Scandal in our prisons
Column: Inglorious hackers, or 'Revenge of the Nerd'
Column: Holiday chores made special again by visit from mom
Column: Good riddance to the worst Congress ever
Column: Ethics training for Congress? Dream on
Donald M. Hatting
Paul E. Becker
Evelyn A. Kellen
Norman Lee Teerink
Floating tribue: Son's likeness featured on entry in Tournament of Roses Parade
Column: A few Christmases to be remembered from long ago
Looking Back: 1989 -- Hadley man named state's top cattleman
Religion briefs: Dec. 24
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
Out and About
Julius 90th birthday
Probst 80th birthday
School Board Minutes for November
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March 7, 2009
Brief: Byrne grants awarded in region
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March 7, 2009 - 12:00am
February 17, 2009
Sons fight for safer food
ST. PAUL -- Jeff Almer wants his mother's death to mean something. Shirley Almer of Perham died Dec. 21 from salmonella poisoning blamed on contaminated peanut butter. It was the first of at least nine U.S. deaths, including three in Minnesota, attributed to the deadly organism...
February 17, 2009 - 12:00am
December 12, 2008
TV, radio get digital conversion cash
Minnesota's public broadcasters will get funds to help convert to digital transmissions. A $792,000 Corporation for Public Broadcasting grant is the country's second largest, said Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., who has worried that many Minnesotans will be left out of next year's digital...
December 12, 2008 - 11:00am
November 24, 2008
Senators: Ag investment vital
BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. -- Any new economic stimulus must include rural America, both of Minnesota's U.S. senators told a farm group here Friday night. Sens. Norm Coleman, a Republican, and Amy Klobuchar, a Democrat, said investments need to be made in rural communities that will continue...
November 24, 2008 - 6:00pm
More protection needed against 'silent killer'
WASHINGTON -- Cheryl Burt of Rochester will never forget the night almost 13 years ago when the furnace malfunctioned while her family slept in their new home near St. Cloud. Cheryl, her husband and their five-year-old son suffered severe carbon monoxide poisoning. But their 16-month-old...
November 24, 2008 - 12:00am
November 18, 2008
Minnesotans concerned about bailout
ST. PAUL - Minnesota politicians want guarantees that any federal money spent to bail out a troubled automobile industry be used wisely. For U.S. Sen. Norm Colman, R-Minn., the key is that whatever money is given to the industry, automakers must be accountable. "I have a strong...
November 18, 2008 - 10:00am
October 29, 2008
Candidates get help on campaign trail
INVER GROVE HEIGHTS -- The guest was just as popular as the candidate when Sen. Norm Coleman and Gov. Tim Pawlenty walked into the restaurant. Minnesota's two top Republicans worked the dining room, greeting supporters, signing autographs and chatting up school children. But the...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 28, 2008
Brief: Farm Bill roundtables today
WINDOM -- Representatives from the offices of Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Rep. Tim Walz will be in southwest Minnesota today to meet with the public regarding implementation of the new Farm Bill. There will be a meeting at noon today at the Happy Chef, 745 Second Ave. N., Windom; and...
August 28, 2008 - 12:00am
August 26, 2008
Klobuchar: Obama led on ethics
ST. PAUL -- Amy Klobuchar had barely pulled out of her driveway en route to Washington, before taking her U.S. Senate position nearly two years...
news / politics
August 26, 2008 - 12:00am
May 22, 2008
Editorial: Bush's veto should be overridden
As expected, President Bush vetoed the Farm Bill on Wednesday, an effort that effectively repudiated years worth of work for legislators in both the Democratic and Republican parties -- work that ultimately resulted in overwhelming support for the bill in both the House and Senate. Fortunately,...
May 22, 2008 - 12:00am