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Safe exchange site established
Sioux Falls creates 820-acre industrial park
It’s summertime again in Sibley
More funds authorized to clean up railroad ties
Tuning up for the summer
Section 3A baseball: Rogers, Dragons shut down Windom Area
State boys team tennis: Luverne goes two and out
State softball: Dutchmen confident but respectful
Prep boys tennis: Johnson, Luverne ready to make noise at state
Iowa prep girls golf: Peters shoots 106 on Day 1 of state
Column: GOP is out of tune once again
Column: 2015 session offers example of need for legislative reform
Column: Reality show jumps 19 sharks
Letter: Special session represents ‘do-over’ for Greater Minnesota
Column: Class of 2015 -- live with purpose
Travis Lee Johnson
Bernard "Ben" Bradley
Oh, honey! Bees + recipes = cookbook
Looking Back: 1990 -- Adrian schools chief retires after 22 years
Column: The star of the skyline, and an unlikely achievement
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Rients 85th birthday
Alexander 90th birthday
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January 25, 2015
Legislative agenda for 2016: Pass bonding, go home?
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Legislature is likely to hold a session next year, even if the Senate has to meet in a heated tent. Legislative leaders have been considering skipping a 2016 session because the Senate chamber and most hearing rooms will be closed as part of the three-year...
January 25, 2015 - 8:18pm
May 12, 2014
Thirsting for water
WORTHINGTON — As if Worthington’s need for water wasn’t dire enough with the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System hinging on the generosity of state legislators and a bonding bill, the state’s environmental agency is now threatening to shut down a Lincoln-Pipestone Rural...
May 12, 2014 - 10:43pm
May 5, 2014
Lewis & Clark out of House bonding bill
WORTHINGTON — According to District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton, the Lewis & Clark Regional Water project may be left out of the Minnesota House of Representative’s bonding bill. Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake, said he was informed Friday by Capital Investment Chair Rep. Alice Hausman...
May 5, 2014 - 8:00pm
April 1, 2014
Bonding bill ‘inadequate,' author says
ST. PAUL — A nearly $1 billion proposal to fund state construction projects, ranging from trails to transit, launched Tuesday with its author calling it “inadequate” and a Republican who usually supports public works projects saying he could not vote for it. It was an unusual...
April 1, 2014 - 9:29pm
May 11, 2012
Minnesota West gets $4.6 million
WORTHINGTON -- A public works bill of nearly $500 million dollars signed Friday by Gov. Mark Dayton includes money for flood prevention, transportation...
May 11, 2012 - 9:44pm
March 28, 2012
Bonding bill sets up three-way talks
ST. PAUL -- One of the 2012 Minnesota Legislature's prime tasks is to approve public facility repair and construction funds, but the three proposals vary widely as lawmakers look to wrap up their work for the year. The final of the three public works funding plans, from Senate Republicans,...
March 28, 2012 - 9:56pm
March 4, 2010
Editorial: There's still time to regroup
To say this session of the Minnesota Legislature is off to a poor start would be an understatement. Gov. Tim Pawlenty's proposed budget, which slashes local government aid, spending on health care programs and services, funds for state colleges and universities and more -- all while...
opinion / editorials
March 4, 2010 - 12:00am
April 28, 2009
Bonding bill still in dispute
ST. PAUL - Negotiators assigned the task of funding public works projects across Minnesota have a common problem - money. The House and Senate don't agree on how much to spend, and Gov. Tim Pawlenty said both want to spend too much. The public works funding measure - commonly known...
news / politics
April 28, 2009 - 12:00am