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ALC adds a new social worker position
Shapiro & Smith Dance Company to host workshops, perform in Worthington
LSS celebration’s nutrition program’s 10th anniversary in Worthington
Winterfest medallion found
College basketball: Bluejays win in small, tight gym
College basketball: Lady Jays win without Noid
For Jaxon Nelson, different is good
Prep roundup: Pipestone Area wins Big South Conference wrestling tournament; Three Trojans seniors place first
Gymnastics: Trojans score over 141, top Blue Earth Area
Column: Academia may now be beyond satire
Column: Heavyweight match -- Lewis vs. Trump
Letter: Minimum wage can’t remain at current level
Health care bill offers ‘real solutions’
Letter: Weber’s ‘bait and switch’ on health care
Shirley A. Thoreson
Leonard F. Hieronimus
Patricia Ann Nelson
Janet Lucille Belz
Disheveled Theologian: The poetry of grace
Looking Back: 2007 -- Hoffman, Hagen earn special Chamber honors
Herb chicken and mushrooms easy, elegant dinner favorite
A fast-food salad you’ll want to make at home
Column: Nose for news and all other noses once were pressed into these
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Five generations: Ebeling family
Wachter 95th birthday
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2017 Minnesota City Summary Budget Statement
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September 21, 2016
Rock County DFL event set for Oct. 4
LUVERNE -- The 65th annual Rock County DFL Chuckwagon Feed will take place Oct. 4 at the Pizza Ranch in Luverne. Serving begins at 5:30 p.m. and will continue until 7:30 p.m. through the regular buffet line. All proceeds from the Chuckwagon Feed will go to support Democratic Farm-Labor...
September 21, 2016 - 7:15pm
August 17, 2016
DFL lawmakers urge leaders to come to special session agreement
MOORHEAD, Minn. – DFL lawmakers say it’s crunch time for coming up with a deal to call a special legislative session this year to pass tax and bonding bills. “We have this meeting tomorrow with the four leaders and Gov. (Mark) Dayton, and I really do think it’s crunch time,”...
August 17, 2016 - 9:37pm
August 2, 2016
Minnesota House candidate accuses opponent of not disclosing financial contributions
FOSSTON, Minn. -- The race between two Democratic candidates for the Minnesota District 1B House seat continues to heat up, now with allegations of breaking campaign finance laws. On July 28, Erwin Rud submitted a complaint to the state Campaign Finance & Public Disclosure Board...
August 2, 2016 - 9:06pm
May 15, 2016
DFL party endorses Walz: First Congressional District convention hosted Saturday in Worthington
WORTHINGTON — Hundreds of southern Minnesota residents gathered in Worthington Saturday afternoon to officially endorse Rep. Tim Walz as the...
May 15, 2016 - 9:12pm
May 10, 2016
Bernie Sanders to visit Sioux Falls Thursday
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will attend the “A Future To Believe In” rally Thursday in Sioux Falls. The rally will be at 7:30 p.m. at the Denny Sanford Premier Center, 1201 N. West Ave. Doors open at 5 p.m. The event is free and open...
May 10, 2016 - 3:35pm
May 9, 2016
Deal-making so far ‘constructive, not productive’
ST. PAUL — The annual Minnesota Capitol deal-making dance began on a rainy Monday afternoon in Gov. Mark Dayton’s Summit Avenue mansion. Inside the official residence, Dayton, Lt. Gov. Tina Smith, Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk, the deputy and assistant Senate majority leaders,...
May 9, 2016 - 8:53pm
May 5, 2016
GOP defeats Senate bonding bill
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Legislature is in limbo after Thursday’s narrow defeat of a major issue on the table this year. “I think for those...
May 5, 2016 - 8:16pm
May 2, 2016
‘Meat and potatoes’: Nearly $1 billion separates state legislators on public works funding
ST. PAUL — House and Senate leaders are far apart about how much to spend on public works projects. Nearly $1 billion apart. Minnesota Democratic...
May 2, 2016 - 5:46pm
April 13, 2016
Let’s get down to business: Minnesota lawmakers ready to zero in on budget specifics
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislators are ready to put specific numbers to their budget plans, which so far mostly have been generic rhetoric. Senate...
April 13, 2016 - 9:22pm
Broadband spending plans vary greatly
ST. PAUL — Republican Minnesota representatives propose spending $35 million to expand broadband high-speed Internet in the state, far less than Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton and Senate Democrats want. “Minnesotans are going to see a historic amount of broadband investment this...
April 13, 2016 - 9:19pm
April 7, 2016
Who’s qualified to be president? Sanders, Clinton trade barbs
NEW YORK (Reuters) — Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders doubled down Thursday on his assertion that his rival for the Democratic Party’s...
April 7, 2016 - 4:11pm
April 5, 2016
Working across party lines: Rep. Walz ranks fourth on bipartisan index
WORTHINGTON — In the midst of his fifth term in the U.S. House of Representatives, Tim Walz has continued to tout his willingness to work with...
April 5, 2016 - 9:45pm
March 10, 2016
Democrats try to expand gun background checks
ST. PAUL — A new effort to require background checks on all Minnesota gun buyers began Thursday, but gun owner groups, Republicans and some...
March 10, 2016 - 9:05pm
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 6, 2016
Clinton, Sanders clash in Michigan debate: Auto bailout, American jobs key points of contention
FLINT, Mich. — Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders sharply criticized party front-runner Hillary Clinton in a debate in Michigan...
March 6, 2016 - 8:59pm