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Spartan: Ten Haken brothers take on obstacle course challenge
Council hopes for increased security, approves street projects
‘Victim of the system’: Legislature’s failure to pass bonding bill means no new funds for Lewis & Clark
Historic site may be in path of Bakken pipeline
Big South golf: Van Hove, WHS win titles
Prep baseball: Luverne, Adrian split
Boys tennis: Luverne wins, WHS falls in section play
Pro golf: Ken Duke becoming a folk hero on tour
Track and field: Pipestone Area boys second in True Team
Column: Election disaffection
Column: May is Older Americans Month
Letter: Postal customers help feed the hungry
Letter: Darwin has left an inglorious legacy
Column: Trump's lying is in a class by itself
Grace Mae Veen
Marie H. Swanson
Rita A. Fransen
Class of 2016: Campillo considers career as physician’s assistant
Column: Elizabeth Firth is Worthington's oldest 'resident'
Out & About: May 20-June 5
Column: What's in a name?
Looking Back: 1991 -- Windom schools, others testing soybean burger
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Luinenburg 90th birthday
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Pederson 60th anniversary
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April 7, 2016
Creator of phone-shaped gun says governor’s criticism of his plans is misdirected
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Thursday came out strongly against soon-to-be-released double-barreled, .38-caliber handgun designed...
April 7, 2016 - 8:19pm
April 6, 2016
Dayton bans most official travel to Mississippi
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has added Mississippi to North Carolina as off limits to most official state travel. “It is a step backward for this country,” Dayton said about new laws that he considers anti-gay in the two states. Dayton banned all “non-essential”...
April 6, 2016 - 9:12pm
April 5, 2016
Legislative talk turns to taxes
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislators are more than a third of the way through their 2016 session and just beginning to talk about taxes, always one of the Capitol’s big issues. Senators Tuesday began digging into a Gov. Mark Dayton plan that centers on cutting taxes for up to 126,000...
April 5, 2016 - 7:45pm
March 30, 2016
Keys to the city
March 30, 2016 - 10:24pm
Lawmakers lift Real ID gag rule
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Legislature has voted to overturn a state law that forbids key state officials from discussing conforming to new federal identification standards. Senators passed the bill 57-2 Wednesday after representatives approved it 125-2 Tuesday night. It awaits an...
March 30, 2016 - 9:56pm
March 27, 2016
‘I wouldn’t wish this on anybody’: Visiting site of truck-train collision, Gov. Dayton urges statewide rail safety upgrades
CALLAWAY — Gov. Mark Dayton visited the site of an explosive train derailment in this northwestern Minnesota town Saturday, praising its people...
March 27, 2016 - 8:40pm
March 21, 2016
Many eyes on LGA tussle in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Money provided by Minnesota’s Local Government Aid program is a mainstay in the budgets of cities throughout the state, and potential funding hikes and cuts to it have city leaders keeping a close eye on the Legislature. For 2017, Gov. Mark Dayton has included a one-time...
News / politics
March 21, 2016 - 12:30am
March 18, 2016
Capital Chatter: Little money available in Minnesota for pre-kindergarten classrooms
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton wants to increase education spending $77 million in the next year, mostly for his plan to offer classes...
News / education
March 18, 2016 - 9:49pm
March 15, 2016
Dayton's budget boost: Broadband and racial equity top governor's wish list
ST. PAUL — Giving all Minnesotans equal access to high-speed Internet and promoting racial economic equality are Gov. Mark Dayton’s top requests...
News / politics
March 15, 2016 - 10:18pm
Legislators to revisit 'buffer strip' law
ST. PAUL — A key water-quality initiative of Gov. Mark Dayton last year — vegetative buffer strips along streams and drainage ditches — is returning for an encore performance at the Capitol in St. Paul this week. A Senate committee will hold a hearing today on a series of proposed...
News / politics
March 15, 2016 - 9:59pm
March 14, 2016
Now on tap: After long wait, Lewis & Clark water is cause for celebration in Luverne
LUVERNE, Minn. -— Momentous was the word used by Luverne Mayor Pat Baustian on Monday afternoon as he gathered amid dignitaries to celebrate...
March 14, 2016 - 10:09pm
March 9, 2016
Moving forward: Dayton says happy with work so far, but more is needed
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said Wednesday night he is happy for accomplishments during his first five years in office, but used...
March 9, 2016 - 9:42pm
March 8, 2016
Column: Tougher laws may be needed to save our water
By Terry Morrison, Worthington The Daily Globe’s recent series “Land of Impaired Waters” wasn’t particularly reassuring to me. A myriad of water problems was revealed, but the articles skirted the high and rising nitrate levels in our water. A Star Tribune article from May...
opinion / letters
March 8, 2016 - 5:03pm
March 7, 2016
Dayton orders flags at half-staff in memory of Nancy Reagan
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton has ordered all United States flags and Minnesota flags be immediately flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in the state in honor and remembrance of former First Lady Nancy Reagan, who died Sunday at the age of 94. Flags should remain...
March 7, 2016 - 8:15pm
March 4, 2016
Greater Minnesota issues at forefront of legislative agenda
ST. PAUL — Greater Minnesota issues dominated much of the legislative debate in 2015 and likely will again this year as control of next year’s...
News / politics
March 4, 2016 - 10:08pm