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Dayton statewide construction plan, local projects could top $2.3 billion
Looking for contraband, Stillwater prison unit was in lockdown for a week
Tim Pawlenty: I won't run for Al Franken/Tina Smith U.S. Senate seat
Rochester man jailed after teenager killed in shooting after vehicle crash
Dayton announced $1.5 billion construction proposal
Doug Wolter: So whaddaya think now, Vikings fans?
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Roth finds scoring touch in UMD's sweep of Colorado College
Monday sports roundup: Adrian girls basketball team outplays Fulda
Vikings' Mike Zimmer was long gone when Case Keenum ended game on a knee
Letter: Be responsible -- vote yes to help the community
Letter: Space problem represents a chance to grow
Swipe left on judgment in 2018
Column: Big-a pizza pie was long time coming to Worthington
Letter: Remember the forgotten; have reverence for life
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Labor of love: Couple puts sweat equity into new kitchen addition
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City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
April 30, 2017
Congressional talks yield deal to fund government through September
WASHINGTON — Congressional negotiators have hammered out a bipartisan agreement on a spending package to keep the federal government funded through the end of the current fiscal year on Sept. 30, a senior congressional aide said on Sunda, April 30. The House of Representatives...
April 30, 2017 - 9:17pm
April 19, 2017
'Everything is learning': Minnesota districts with free pre-K say its boon for kids, parents
ADA, Minn. — Fresh off a post-lunch nap, the 4- and 5-year-olds in Dawn Tinjum's pre-kindergarten class at Ada-Borup Elementary School...
April 19, 2017 - 7:42pm
February 28, 2017
Vet lab funding battle continues in South Dakota
BROOKINGS, S.D. — The debate continues in the South Dakota Legislature over the funding source for the new Animal Disease Research and...
February 28, 2017 - 7:00pm
May 24, 2016
WPU talks Lewis & Clark options if no special session
WORTHINGTON — If Worthington Public Utilities Manager Scott Hain was disappointed Monday in the failed attempts to get state bonding money to complete the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System to Worthington, the WPU’s Water & Light Commission was fired up about the lack...
May 24, 2016 - 8:48pm
Dayton has doubts on transportation funding
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton is not confident that transportation funding legislation could pass if he calls a special legislative session to finish work not done by Sunday's midnight deadline. "I think it’s unrealistic to think they’re going to agree on something before or during...
May 24, 2016 - 4:41pm
May 19, 2016
U.S. Senate approves $1.1 billion to fight Zika virus
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — An election-year fight over addressing the spreading Zika virus intensified in the U.S. Congress as the Senate Thursday...
May 19, 2016 - 3:20pm
May 18, 2016
USDA offering home loan funding
WORTHINGTON — USDA Rural Development is offering home loans to low-income individuals and families living in rural Minnesota, including Worthington. Applicants must be unable to qualify for traditional financing and meet USDA income and credit requirements. Homes must be modest...
May 18, 2016 - 8:47pm
May 17, 2016
A little money, a long wait: Rock SWCD gets grant to address 2014 flood damage
LUVERNE — It has been nearly two years since flood waters washed through Rock County farm fields, carrying away topsoil, creating gullies and...
May 17, 2016 - 8:29pm
State budget talks expanded from transportation
ST. PAUL — At least they are talking.
May 17, 2016 - 6:49pm
May 11, 2016
Transportation funding in the headlights
ST. PAUL — The key to finishing the 2016 Minnesota legislative session remains short of the ignition switch.
May 11, 2016 - 9:05pm
April 25, 2016
Increase funds or hold the line? Education spending debate mirrors overall Minnesota money dispute
ST. PAUL — Republicans want to hold state spending in line, while Democrats want to bump up funding in some areas of Minnesota’s government.
April 25, 2016 - 10:11pm
April 5, 2016
‘We need more room’: Windom citizens voice concerns over cost, location of new emergency services facility
WINDOM — The Windom Community Center was filled Monday evening with citizens concerned about a proposed emergency services facility that would...
April 5, 2016 - 8:40am
February 29, 2016
Legislators to consider early-childhood funding
ST. PAUL — Teachers already are thinking about a child’s emerging literacy skills when an infant is enrolled at Peace of Mind Early Education Center in Woodbury. “As soon as we take in a child, at 6 weeks old, we understand the importance of every interaction we have with that...
February 29, 2016 - 7:45pm
February 15, 2016
Minnesota railroads safer: Transportation funding undecided
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s railroads are becoming safer, railroad officials and legislative transportation leaders agree. The state’s four...
February 15, 2016 - 8:37pm
January 14, 2016
Dayton aims money at small, rural communities with water woes
ST. PAUL — Minnesota cities, especially small rural ones, ask the state for money almost every year to improve their sewage treatment systems....
January 14, 2016 - 8:21pm