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Women's Expo is Saturday
Lakefield wastewater ponds tabled for now
Country music icon Michael Martin Murphey coming to Memorial Auditorium on April 11
'Pennies for Patients' ... and pies
S-O's Lindberg and Pham headed to all-state for speech
2015 Daily Globe All-Area Girls Basketball Team
College softball: Errors hurt Lady Jays in Rochester
Prep softball: Trojans hope to be sneaky fast
Girls track: PA's Spanier, T-M-B's Ludeman return
Prep baseball: Luverne reloads, Windom Area loaded with arms
Column: A checkup for Obamacare
Column: Communications committee creating important partnerships
Column: White House hypocrisy on Israel
As others see it: Railroad tax plan logical
Letter: U.S. energy policies are misguided
Betty L. McGrew
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Column: Time for recess, preferably on the school playground
Out & About: March 27-April 5
Looking Back: 1990 - Emary is Worthington's teacher of the year
Column: A little bit of the history of Dorman
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Kazemba 80th birthday
Rueter 90th birthday
Groendyke 95th birthday
Price 98th birthday
Data: March 28, 2015
Ordinance No. 1083
Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Abatement Request
Notice of Public Hearing for April 7, 2015
Data: March 26, 2015
April 7, 2014
Minimum wage deal advances
ST. PAUL — Small businesses that dot greater Minnesota would not be forced to pay employees as much as larger firms pay under a minimum wage increase proposal legislative leaders announced Monday. “I think we have a pretty strong provision for small businesses,” Senate Majority...
April 7, 2014 - 8:23pm
April 6, 2014
Professor, students make headway at MN Capitol
DETROIT LAKES — A few years ago, Jayne Jones was sitting in a Twin Cities bar playing cribbage with her now husband, and there happened to be a legislator there having one too many drinks — or more. “He was drunk as a skunk, and he announced to the entire bar that unlike...
April 6, 2014 - 8:22pm
August 20, 2013
Guns at the Capitol?
ST. PAUL — Gun opponents testified Tuesday that they felt uncomfortable earlier this year when they knew gun advocates were packing in the Capitol, but a key opponent admitted he likely will not win a gun ban. Gun proponents far outnumbered opponents in the meeting, called to...
August 20, 2013 - 11:19pm
Lawmakers back Capitol fix
ST. PAUL -- Fixing the Minnesota Capitol building's crumbling outside walls and aging interior won easy approval from a key House committee Tuesday, but funding other public works projects around the state may prove more controversial. The Capitol renovation project earned support...
March 20, 2012 - 10:06pm
February 10, 2012
Capitol Chatter: Rhetoric up, cooperation down
ST. PAUL -- Political rhetoric escalated in the Minnesota Capitol as Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed four Republican-written lawsuit reform bills. Dayton complained that Republicans did not talk to him or consider a court report on the issue before passing the bills. "It appears...
February 10, 2012 - 10:53pm
September 27, 2011
Minnesota Capitol under repair
ST. PAUL -- Workers removed chunks of marble from the Minnesota Capitol exterior in recent weeks, meaning scaffolding protecting visitors from falling debris soon will come down. But work will continue on the 106-year-old iconic building. A report on the status of the outside marble...
September 27, 2011 - 9:03pm
March 19, 2010
Veterans support license fund use
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota veterans took aim at legislators and media accounts critical of the governor's office using veterans' funds to pay a staff member, and during a Thursday committee hearing senators apologized to veterans. "I, quite frankly, do not know what all the fuss is about,"...
March 19, 2010 - 12:00am
February 18, 2010
Farmers Union plans Capitol trip
WORTHINGTON -- Minnesota Farmers Union will host a bus from southwest Minnesota to attend Day at the Capitol on Feb. 24. The bus will depart the Super 8 in Worthington at 5:45 a.m.; the Windom Co-op in Windom at 6:30 a.m.; and the Junction Café at the intersection of U.S. 71 and...
February 18, 2010 - 12:00am
February 4, 2010
No fun for lawmakers
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota legislators return to the state Capitol today for a session that promises to be little fun. Like the kid who gets clothes for Christmas, lawmakers will deal with the necessities, not the luxuries. And, frankly, there is but one overriding necessity on their...
February 4, 2010 - 12:00am
December 1, 2009
Lawmakers look to job bonding
ST. PAUL -- The problem is to find money to create jobs while the economy remains troubled. The solution remains very much a work in progress two months before Minnesota legislators convene in their 2010 session. A Wednesday finance report is expected to show that finding that money...
December 1, 2009 - 12:00am
November 14, 2009
Pawlenty noticed nationwide
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans may think their media report on Tim Pawlenty's potential presidential run only because he is their home-state governor, but the Republican is getting plenty of attention nationwide. Online political writers have been watching Pawlenty closely. But so have...
November 14, 2009 - 12:46am
October 28, 2009
Private money to help foot highway bills
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota transportation officials want more private companies to pay part of the construction bill for highway projects. Transportation Commissioner Tom Sorel Tuesday said his department is working on a formal method for the state and private companies to work together...
October 28, 2009 - 12:00am