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Flu cases nearly double across South Dakota
On MLK Day, Minnesota speakers say justice, equality still unanswered
Longtime Iowa state senator pushes for conservation fund
Smarter school lunchrooms aim at better nutrition, less waste
Prep roundup: Two late goals lift LS-H/SP past Luverne
Under one roof: Six Lady Jays players living together become a family
Reporter rap: Illegitimate Super Bowl without the Cowboys?
MW wrestling: Preuss 0-2 at Ridgewater Open
Prep roundup: Pipestone Area wins Big South Conference wrestling tournament; Three Trojans seniors place first
Column: Hosea, can you see
Column: Can Trump's Cabinet save him from himself?
GOP boosts expansion of rural broadband
Column: What happened to the honeymoon?
Column: Tillerson's foreign policy -- Russia first
Edward "Bud" John
Judy K. Thies
Leland "Lee" Hardekopf
Douglas C. McClure
Herb chicken and mushrooms easy, elegant dinner favorite
A fast-food salad you’ll want to make at home
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Paulzines embrace adoption, finalize fourth in November
Disheveled Theologian: A 'd-icey' adventure
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Five generations: Ebeling family
Wachter 95th birthday
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March 1, 2016
Clinton takes Nobles County DFL caucus by narrow margin
WORTHINGTON — Hillary Clinton won the Nobles County Democratic-Farmer-Labor caucus — by two votes. Clinton, a former U.S. Senator and Secretary...
March 1, 2016 - 10:31pm
February 29, 2016
Former first daughter meets Duluth, makes appeal for Hillary Clinton
DULUTH — Having received several live doses of Bernie Sanders so far, it's notable that northeastern Minnesota will go without seeing Hillary...
February 29, 2016 - 7:52pm
‘An exciting time ... for both parties’: Minnesotans begin picking a president tonight
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans will show up at 4,109 precinct caucus meetings tonight to discuss politics, elect party leaders and, mostly, to select presidential candidates. As part of Super Tuesday, with about a dozen other primary and caucus states picking their presidential favorites,...
February 29, 2016 - 7:32pm
Where are the local caucuses?
Nobles County GOP Leota Township Hall, located at 11505 110th St., Leota. DFL Worthington Middle School Cafeteria, 1401 Crailsheim Road, Worthington. Cottonwood County GOP Business Art and Recreation Center, 1012 5th Ave., Windom. DFL Jeffers Senior Center, 108 E Whited St., Jeffers....
February 29, 2016 - 7:31pm
February 12, 2016
Clinton, Sanders score fundraising records in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Democrats gathered in record numbers, with record contributions, Friday night for a front-row seat on the presidential...
February 12, 2016 - 10:10pm
February 11, 2016
DFL caucus class Sunday
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County DFL will host a class Sunday about the basics of a Minnesota Caucus event. The class is designed to educate participants on what will transpire during Minnesota Precinct Caucuses, which this year are scheduled for March 1. The caucus class will take...
February 11, 2016 - 8:28pm
January 19, 2016
‘Level the playing field’: DFL, GOP agree on rural goals — but not means
ST. PAUL — Democratic and Republican legislators agree on many goals for rural Minnesota, but often differ on how to reach them. House Democrats...
January 19, 2016 - 8:44pm
September 28, 2015
DFL dinner event is Oct. 6
LUVERNE — The 64th Annual Rock County DFL Chuckwagon Feed will take place Oct. 6 at the Pizza Ranch, 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 28, 2015 - 10:21pm
June 19, 2015
Three WHS students are guests at DFL political dinner
WORTHINGTON — The evening of June 6 wasn’t just another ho-hum Saturday night for three Worthington teens. Adyiam Kimbrough and Ivan Parga,...
June 19, 2015 - 9:39pm
May 3, 2015
He’s always been a builder: Both houses and laws require firm touch and ability to compromise, Bakk says
ST. PAUL — Two weeks ago, Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk knew Republicans were about to put his fellow DFLers on the spot. The Senate was...
May 3, 2015 - 8:12pm
April 29, 2015
MN House passes $2 billion tax break bill
ST. PAUL — Minnesota House Republicans passed a bill Wednesday that would provide $2 billion in personal income tax breaks and business tax cuts — if it ever became law. But it likely won’t, because the DFL-controlled Senate and Gov. Mark Dayton believe such a deep cut in...
April 29, 2015 - 9:34pm
April 27, 2015
Senate DFLers propose $260 million in tax reductions
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Senate DFLers are offering state taxpayers just over one-tenth of the tax relief that House Republicans have proposed. Senate Tax Committee Chairman Rod Skoe, DFL-Clearbrook, outlined a plan Monday that would provide $260 million in overall tax reductions...
April 27, 2015 - 10:55pm
April 5, 2015
Now, the real work at Capitol begins
ST. PAUL — The massive proposals to settle Minnesota’s big issues that have consumed lawmakers at the Capitol the past few months? Those were just the starting positions. When the Legislature returns from a 10-day break Tuesday, the real work will begin. “You are going to...
April 5, 2015 - 9:26pm
March 24, 2015
$2 billion in Minnesota tax cuts?
ST. PAUL — House Republicans want to cut Minnesotans’ taxes $2 billion, but do not yet know who would benefit. The GOP House majority...
March 24, 2015 - 8:44pm
February 23, 2015
Minimum wage fight reignites in House
ST. PAUL — After a highly partisan and contentious debate last spring that resulted in raising Minnesota’s minimum wage, a Republican House...
February 23, 2015 - 9:48pm