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Council approves sales tax; study for multi-use facility
Man found dead in Mississippi River
White House says Syria's Assad preparing another chemical attack, warns of 'heavy' penalty
Legislature, Dayton take defunding veto to court
Chisholm man pleads guilty in trapping case
Red Sox top Twins, Sale posts 10th victory
Wild sign Olofsson to two-year contract
Second all-star trip would be 'a blessing' for Santana
Arizona judge jails Vikings WR for one day in alcohol case
Harvick makes strong case as NASCAR title contender
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
Faith Conversations: Wife moving forward after sudden death ministry partner
Column: 4-H speaking inspires, prompts memories of grandfather
Why do squirrels strip tree bark?
Gwinevere Elaine Neil
George Blom Johnson
John H. Korfe
Donald H. Brockberg
Column: Slip away to a luxury weekend at your Hotel Thompson
Disheveled Theologian: Treasure hunting
Looking Back: 1967 -- 1923 WHS graduate speaks at 100th Carleton commencement
Column: What became of those magic pills that cut fuel costs in half?
WHS 70th reunion
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Munns 70th anniversary
Hoefker 60th anniversary
Abrahamson 50th anniversary
Luitjens 25th anniversary
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Regular School Board Meeting Minutes May 2017
Nobles County Public Works Facility reroof proposals
Data: June 24, 2017
May 29, 2014
DFL to open low-key convention with an eye to engaging voters
Heading into the state convention weekend that marks the kickoff of campaign season, the re-election pitch from Minnesota’s dominant Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party is clear: Keep us in charge. “I think the biggest message is promises made, promises kept,” said Ken Martin,...
May 29, 2014 - 8:01pm
April 14, 2014
Column: Democrats’ revolting equal-pay games
WASHINGTON — Here’s a radical notion: It is simultaneously possible to believe that women are entitled to equal pay and to not support the Paycheck Fairness Act. Not that you’d know it from the rhetoric President Obama and fellow Democrats are happily flinging at Republicans...
April 14, 2014 - 7:48pm
March 19, 2014
Senate panel trims financial penalty from bullying bill
ST. PAUL — State Senate Republicans have been able to alter, but not stop, controversial bullying prevention legislation that DFL lawmakers and their supporters say is a top priority this legislative session. The latest changes came Wednesday in the Senate Finance Committee, where...
March 19, 2014 - 8:47pm
April 23, 2013
Minnesota lawmakers face three distinct tax proposals
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota lawmakers now have three distinct tax proposals to consider with release of a Senate Democratic plan that includes an income...
April 23, 2013 - 11:00pm
October 8, 2012
VIDEO: Meet the candidates: Gene Short
Meet Gene Short, the Democratic candidate for District 22A State House of Representatives.
October 8, 2012 - 11:04pm
November 1, 2010
Republicans to keep eye on votes
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Republicans said they learned their lesson in 2008, when they felt the U.S. Senate race was stolen from them, and plan...
November 1, 2010 - 8:59pm
March 12, 2010
House passes bonding bill
ST. PAUL -- Republicans blasted a public works funding bill as being too expensive, but as the Minnesota House and Senate passed a revised measure...
March 12, 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
State DFL governor race remains fuzzy
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's precinct caucus straw polls cemented Marty Seifert's front-running role in the Republican governor's race, but the picture remains fuzzy for Democrats. While Minneapolis Mayor R.T.
February 4, 2010 - 12:00am
February 3, 2010
Party faithful pick favorite candidates
ST. PAUL -- Two state representatives appeared poised to move away from other Republican governor candidates and several Democrats were battling for bragging rights Tuesday night as Minnesotans attending more than 8,000 neighborhood meetings began picking their favorites. Reps. Marty...
February 3, 2010 - 12:00am
Locals speak out and listen at Worthington caucuses
WORTHINGTON -- Stan Lindemann had a quick answer as to what brought him to the Nobles County Republicans' precinct caucus Tuesday night. "Relatives," he said with a small laugh. "Can't you tell his arm still hurts from being twisted?" his cousin, Robert, added. The Lindemanns,...
February 3, 2010 - 12:00am
January 30, 2010
Column: Frustrating, but necessary
WASHINGTON -- This won't comfort Democrats mourning the loss of their filibuster-proof majority, but the existence of the filibuster is, on balance, a good thing. The filibuster is frustrating, literally and intentionally: It frustrates the will of a simple Senate majority. From...
January 30, 2010 - 12:00am
January 21, 2010
Massachusetts vote recalls 1994
ST. PAUL -- Rick Stafford remembers 1994, when Republicans kicked Democrats out of congressional control, and with Tuesday's Massachusetts GOP...
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am
December 28, 2009
Column: A warning Obama should heed
WASHINGTON -- On the day before Christmas, President Obama found two presents under his tree. One was the health care reform bill passed that...
December 28, 2009 - 12:00am