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Klobuchar, Franken announce more than $100 million in critical heating aid
Community helps build Oxford Street; 2017 overlay project could be delayed
Nobles SWCD begins connecting with landowners on buffers
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Minnesota already breaking voting records ahead of Nov. 8
Section 3A cross country: Luverne girls, Windom Area boys prevail
Section 2AA cross country: Koller leads WHS runners
Iowa state football: H-LP puts perfect record on the line
Scott Rall: Hi ho, hi ho, it's off to work we go
Section football: Fulda, MLA, MCC finish the job
Column: Unaffordable health care for southwest Minnesota
Editorial: Peterson in the 7th with an asterisk
Letter: School referendum represents chance to ‘pay it forward’
Editorial: Schomacker for District 22A Representative
Letter: Our schools are committed to our students and our community
Carol E. Anderson
Ralph Wellington Thueson
James G. Myers
Community Thanksgiving dinner is Nov. 24
Disheveled Theologian: Banana bread evangelism
2016 Local Business Guide Directory
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
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Kill 80th birthday
Taylor 90th birthday
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May 8, 2013
Doug Wolter: In Luverne, winning at tennis is cool
In some high schools, it's not cool to be on the tennis team. This is not the case in Luverne, and if it ever were, head boys tennis coach Greg Antoine is having none of it. "I know the baseball players drive by the tennis courts and yell and scream, but they haven't been to six...
May 8, 2013 - 10:29pm
February 3, 2011
Osceola County Sheriff fires back
SIBLEY, Iowa -- A document filed Thursday in a federal civil suit brought forth by a former deputy states that deputy was not fired for offering to testify in an unrelated case, but for a continuing pattern of poor performance and unprofessional behavior. Former Osceola County Deputy...
February 3, 2011 - 9:30pm
November 12, 2010
Magnus: Assistant majority leader
WORTHINGTON -- Minnesota State Sen.-elect Doug Magnus has been chosen as Assistant Majority Leader by the Senate Republican Caucus, according to a release from his current House of Reprentatives office. Magnus, who hails from Slayton, noted that Amy Koch of Buffalo was elected Senate...
November 12, 2010 - 9:05pm
May 20, 2009
Letter: Legislation troubled by conclusion of session
I'm extremely troubled by the way the 2009 Legislative Session has ended, with the Democratic majority in the House and Senate washing their hands of a $6.4 billion deficit and forcing Gov. Tim Pawlenty to balance the budget on his own. I'm very disappointed by the leadership in...
May 20, 2009 - 12:00am
May 7, 2009
Letter: Time for our legislators to get to work
Representatives Doug Magnus and Rod Hamilton have had several letters printed in the Daily Globe during this legislative session. Their letters criticized the governor's budget proposal and the House budget proposal. I don't recall them mentioning the Senate budget proposal, but given...
May 7, 2009 - 12:00am
April 28, 2009
Letter: Magnus shares fellow legislator's opinion
I voted Wednesday against a bill approved by the Minnesota House that cuts funding for veterans and agriculture programs. House Democrats just sent a poor message to Minnesotans about priorities.
April 28, 2009 - 12:00am
April 7, 2009
Letter: Magnus disappointed with nuclear energy vote
On a party-line vote, a Minnesota House energy committee has refused to allow nuclear energy to be discussed as part of a solution to Minnesota's future energy needs. All nine Republicans voted to allow the nuclear discussion to take place, and all 12 Democrats voted against it,...
April 7, 2009 - 12:00am
March 24, 2009
Letter: Legislator disappointed with House DFL budget proposal
I'm disappointed by a Minnesota House Democrat proposal that would eliminate a projected $11 billion budget deficit over the next four years. Now we know why they wasted more than half of our legislative session before addressing our financial crisis. They want to make Minnesota...
March 24, 2009 - 12:00am
March 14, 2009
Brief: Veterans may sign up for newsletter
ST. PAUL -- Dist. 22A Rep. Doug Magnus, R-Slayton, said area veterans will likely be interested in subscribing to an e-mail publication produced by the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs. The MDVA Newsletter informs veterans of programs that are available to those who served...
March 14, 2009 - 12:00am
February 24, 2009
Letter: Some interesting thoughts about ethanol
As Minnesota looks to decrease its reliance on foreign oil and increase its use on renewable fuels, ethanol is once again a hot topic of discussion at the State Capitol. Recently, ethanol producers testified in front of the House Agriculture Committee about the challenges facing...
February 24, 2009 - 9:21pm
Editorial: Digesting the 'breakfast'
The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce should be commended for arranging Saturday's legislative breakfast, which brought all three of our region's St. Paul representatives together to meet interested constitutents. We also praise District 22 Sen. Jim Vickerman, DFL-Tracy, District...
February 24, 2009 - 9:16pm
February 23, 2009
Minn. Legislative Breakfast
WORTHINGTON -- The central message from Saturday's Legislative Breakfast seemed to be that everyone needs to work together to get through the...
February 23, 2009 - 9:35pm
February 21, 2009
People pack council for legislative listening session
WORTHINGTON -- At least 60 people overflowed the council chambers at Worthington City Hall Friday during a legislative town hall meeting, filling...
February 21, 2009 - 3:39pm
February 19, 2009
Breakfast event is Saturday
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce will host a Legislative Breakfast event from 8 to 9 a.m. Saturday in the Rustic Room at Worthington Country Club. Invited to attend are District 22 Sen. Jim Vickerman, DFL-Tracy, District 22A Rep. Doug Magnus, R-Slayton, and...
February 19, 2009 - 7:34pm
January 30, 2009
Letter: Time for new ideas in Legislature
Here is a question for our District 22A Representative who was just re-elected: Why didn't your letter (Jan. 15: "Uncertainty best describes current situation") contain a single idea? You are not an idea man. You are whining like the rest of us. You have been in the legislature...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am