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Wireless hotspot use increases, but a Band-Aid to county’s demand for broadband
WMS hosts its first Multi-Cultural Fair
Swimming with the sharks: S-O students learn negotiation skills
Common concerns: Mental health services available
College softball: Lady Jays lose twice to A-R
Prep baseball: Runs and hits are scarce as Pipestone edges Windom
Prep golf: Paulsen leads H-BC golfers
Prep softball: Trojans fall in solid effort
Track and field: Paulson wins twice at Mountain Lake
Column: Using technology to boost student engagement
Column: If Trump were a woman
Column: The solution for Minnesota's two biggest challenges
Letter: Railroad safety is a bonding bill priority
Letter: Clarifying the Establishment Clause
Kenneth L. Anderson
Ruby Eleanor Toussaint
Ruby Eleanor Toussaint
Detective work: Dave Hoffman recognized as one of the ‘Faces of Hope’ by Crisis Center
Column: Think we've had rain? Remember this stormy weather?
First ‘Birding on the Green’ event is Monday
Religion briefs: April 28
Looking Back: 2006 -- Central Elementary slated for demolition
Out and About
Balk 80th birthday
Thueson 90th birthday
Zylstra 95th birthday
Thorn 65th anniversary
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April 27, 2016
Republican Cruz names Fiorina as running mate
INDIANAPOLIS — U.S. Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz, in a last-ditch bid to slow front-runner Donald Trump’s momentum, Wednesday...
April 27, 2016 - 4:29pm
April 25, 2016
Teaming up: GOP frontrunner attacks Cruz-Kasich alliance as ‘pathetic’
WEST CHESTER, Pa. — Republican Donald Trump amped up attacks against rivals Ted Cruz and John Kasich Monday after they announced an agreement...
April 25, 2016 - 3:58pm
April 18, 2016
Broadband gets GOP support
ST. PAUL — Minnesota House Republicans edged up their proposed broadband spending Monday as they worked to wrap up their budget plan. The new figure of $40 million for two years is $5 million more than the GOP said it would push last week. It is short of $100 million sought by Democratic...
April 18, 2016 - 9:48pm
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 11, 2016
‘Rigged’: Trump lashes out at Republican delegate rules
WASHINGTON — Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump lashed out at what he called the party’s “rigged” delegate selection rules...
April 11, 2016 - 3:45pm
April 7, 2016
State GOP seeks hold-the-line spending
ST. PAUL — Minnesota House Republicans want to keep the state’s $42 billion, two-year budget — passed last year — pretty much as is,...
April 7, 2016 - 9:45pm
April 5, 2016
Ahead of tonight’s primary, Cruz pulls into nationwide dead heat with Trump
MILWAUKEE — U.S. Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz has pulled into a statistical dead heat with front-runner Donald Trump, a new Reuters national poll showed Tuesday, as the Texas senator appeared poised to pick up a key victory in Wisconsin’s primary. Cruz received 35.2...
April 5, 2016 - 4:39pm
March 31, 2016
Trump tries to contain abortion fallout: White House rivals pounce
WASHINGTON — Republican front-runner Donald Trump’s campaign sought Thursday to contain the fallout from his comments on punishing women...
March 31, 2016 - 3:32pm
March 24, 2016
Trump, Cruz trade barbs over wives in presidential race
WASHINGTON — A feud between Republican presidential candidates Donald Trump and Ted Cruz that has drawn in their spouses has escalated over...
March 24, 2016 - 3:01pm
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 3, 2016
Trump a ‘fraud,’ Romney says: Former GOP candidate urges tactical voting to prevent Trump’s nomination
DETROIT — Former U.S. presidential candidate Mitt Romney attacked 2016 Republican front-runner Donald Trump as “a fraud” Thursday and called...
March 3, 2016 - 10:07pm
Mexico says won’t pay for Trump’s ‘terrible’ border wall
MEXICO CITY — There is no way Mexico would fund Donald Trump’s “terrible” plan to build a wall along its border with the United States...
March 3, 2016 - 2:45pm
March 1, 2016
Huge turnout at Nobles County Republican caucus
Robin Baumgarn email@example.com LEOTA — Veteran caucus attendees and first-timers alike gathered Tuesday night in Leota to cast their...
March 1, 2016 - 10:34pm