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Finding workers in southwestern Minnesota an economic challenge as need for diversity in workforce grows
Is the deer duel in St. Paul over? Chronic wasting disease unites DNR, Board of Animal Health
Cost an obstacle for body camera usage in Fargo-Moorhead area
From Texas to Minnesota, canines rescued with love
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Lynx rally after awful start but lose 85-84 in Game 1 of WNBA Finals
Sam Cook: Damp weather, lots of foliage slow grouse opener
Twins power past terrible Tigers
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Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Column: District’s 518 VIBE remains positive
Column: Tackling workplace shortage on multiple fronts
Delores "Dee" Hansen
Burdell Francis Bents
Herman E. Conrad
Polly Anna Van Der Linden
Disheveled Theologian: Horror show!
Column: That would have been one great summer season
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KTD speaker: Start noticing people
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
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Bruns 50th anniversary
Jensen 85th birthday
Hohensee 50th anniversary
Special School Board Meeting
Regular School Board Meeting Minutes August 2017
Notice of public hearing
Probate of Robert L. Haberman
Data: Sept. 22, 2017
December 16, 2015
Low gas prices expected to continue
FARGO — Gasoline prices that continue to fall are giving consumers a present whenever they fill their tank, thanks to a supply glut. Global...
December 16, 2015 - 3:39pm
August 20, 2015
Diesel prices lower than gas for first time in more than 10 years
BISMARCK — Stamart Travel Center manager Becca Neustel of Bismarck said she’d have to look back in the books to see the last time diesel fuel was lower than gasoline. “It’s been a very, very long time,” she said. The price for diesel at the station was $2.55 a gallon...
August 20, 2015 - 9:51pm
August 6, 2015
Gas prices drop below $2 in Minnesota
DULUTH — If you haven’t taken that summer vacation yet, it may be the perfect time for a road trip: Gas prices are falling quickly across...
August 6, 2015 - 8:54pm
Free water conservation kits offered
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota Energy Resources is once again offering free water conservation kits to residents who purchase their natural gas through the company. The kits include low-flow shower heads and kitchen and bathroom faucet aerators. Jeff Larson, senior external affairs...
August 6, 2015 - 8:33pm
March 5, 2015
What is the real cost?
SIBLEY, Iowa — Last week, Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad signed into a law an increased gas excise tax. Motorists felt the effect at the pumps this week, with gas prices in Sibley reaching $2.39 for unleaded gasoline at Jackrabbit Junction. The increase is the first for the state...
March 5, 2015 - 8:29pm
January 26, 2015
Dayton suggests gas tax increase
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton wants Minnesota to spend about $11 billion more in the next decade to improve the state’s roads and bridges and...
January 26, 2015 - 8:02pm
April 15, 2013
Historic downtown Sibley gas station sold
SIBLEY, Iowa -- Cooperative Energy Company in Sibley was involved in the purchase and sale of two Sibley buildings this past week, according to a press release received Monday. Sold was the historic downtown station and service center. "Traffic on old Highway 60 has all but disappeared...
April 15, 2013 - 11:50pm
April 10, 2013
Grocery stores, gas stations feel effects
WORTHINGTON -- As rolling blackouts continued in Worthington Wednesday, businesses carried on as best they could. "Life has been pretty good here since we're getting rotating power and with the generator," said Mike Haiar, Worthington Hy-Vee Manager. Haiar explained that Hy-Vee's...
April 10, 2013 - 10:18pm
September 28, 2012
Gas line project halfway complete
WORTHINGTON -- Since Sept. 1, sidewalks on the west-central side of the city have been blocked off for gas line replacement projects, which are...
September 28, 2012 - 7:49pm
June 2, 2011
Gas tips to benefit 4-year-old
WORTHINGTON -- Both Casey's locations in Worthington will offer a "pump gas for tips event" from 3 to 7 p.m. today. The family of 4-year-old Anthony Bents of Rushmore will pump gas for tips at both stores. All tips will go to benefit 4-year-old Anthony, who is fighting cancer.
June 2, 2011 - 8:42pm
February 19, 2010
Another running mate stumbles on E-85 question
February 19, 2010 - 12:00am
February 16, 2010
Roof collapses at Farley's & Sathers
ROUND LAKE -- A roof collapse at Farley's & Sathers in Round Lake over the weekend resulted in gas and water lines being severed inside one of...
February 16, 2010 - 12:00am
July 22, 2008
Editorial: Easing gas usage can be simple
The per-barrel cost of oil went down a little bit last week, but relief at nationwide gas pumps hasn't been all that significant. The lowest per-gallon prices for unleaded gasoline in Worthington early Monday were $3.95, with other higher-grade prices -- as well as, of course, diesel...
July 22, 2008 - 12:00am
July 1, 2008
Editorial: Who needs a long road trip?
It's three days before the Fourth of July, an occasion on which scores of Americans celebrate our great nation's birthday with picnics, fireworks and/or road trips. With the cost of oil continuing to set records on nearly a daily basis, however, it's almost a certainty that many...
July 1, 2008 - 12:00am
June 30, 2008
Minnesotans need real solutions to gas prices
ROCHESTER -- As the price of oil and gas reach record levels and Minnesotans feel it in their pocketbooks, and small businesses in their bottom line, it's the same old story in Congress: The Blame Game. Congressman Walz's strategy, based on his column last week, is to lay the blame...
June 30, 2008 - 12:00am