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Concerns raised on county, judicial ditches
South Dakota, Minnesota plan joint I-90 Operation
Woodbury man killed wife, then himself, police say
Man arrested after four pounds of meth delivered to Wadena home
Section 3A team boys tennis: Luverne makes state for seventh year in row
Section 3A softball: One game at a time works fine for E/SWC
Section 3AA softball: PA, MCW looking sharp
Prep baseball: Luverne rallies to beat MCC
Section 2A softball: MLA wins easily
Column: Election disaffection
Column: May is Older Americans Month
Letter: Postal customers help feed the hungry
Letter: Darwin has left an inglorious legacy
Column: Trump's lying is in a class by itself
Grace Mae Veen
Marie H. Swanson
Rita A. Fransen
Class of 2016: Campillo considers career as physician’s assistant
Column: Elizabeth Firth is Worthington's oldest 'resident'
Out & About: May 20-June 5
Column: What's in a name?
Looking Back: 1991 -- Windom schools, others testing soybean burger
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Luinenburg 90th birthday
Leckband 60th anniversary
Pederson 60th anniversary
Gravenhof 50th anniversary
Smith 50th anniversary
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Buffer changes become law
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton signed into law Monday legislation that clarifies a law enacted last year requiring buffer strips around water. He also signed a bill that allows governments to donate some surplus equipment to nonprofit organizations. The buffer change exempts...
April 25, 2016 - 8:29pm
April 17, 2016
Primary vs. caucus: State legislature, governor seem ready to make change
ST. PAUL — After more than 321,000 Minnesotans stuffed themselves into schools, churches, fire halls, snowmobile groups and Lions Clubs across the state to take part in presidential picking last month, Capitol and party leaders, as well as many voters, decided it is time for a change....
April 17, 2016 - 8:58pm
April 4, 2016
$15-an-hour: California governor signs nation’s highest minimum wage into law
LOS ANGELES — Gov. Jerry Brown Monday signed into a law a bill raising California’s minimum wage from $10 to $15 an hour by the year 2023,...
April 4, 2016 - 3:26pm
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
February 16, 2016
Dayton among 17 governors backing clean power: States forging ahead despite uncertain future of federal climate plan
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton was one of 17 governors across the U.S. who pledged their support Tuesday for an energy future that curbs greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide. The governors vowed to move their states forward toward reducing fossil fuels, such as coal and...
February 16, 2016 - 8:59pm
January 31, 2016
‘Another Flint, Michigan’: Dayton vows to continue fight for clean water
WILLMAR — Stating that he’s not going to allow Minnesota to become “another Flint, Michigan on a larger geographic scale,’’ Gov. Mark Dayton vowed he would continue to fight for water quality improvements despite what he called his recent “dunking’’ on farm buffer...
January 31, 2016 - 8:58pm
January 25, 2016
Ventura considers presidential run
ST. PAUL — Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura is doing what he appears to enjoy: teasing that he may run for president. It has been something...
January 25, 2016 - 4:31pm
January 24, 2016
State Auditor Otto’s profile — and ire — rising
ST. PAUL — State Auditor Rebecca Otto has kept the lowest profile of any current Minnesota statewide elected official. While she’s accessible...
January 24, 2016 - 9:07pm
January 17, 2016
Rumors that he’ll leave office early are insulting, Dayton says
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton insists that anyone who believes or even suggests he may quit the job before 2019 lacks a basic understanding of...
January 17, 2016 - 7:59pm
December 14, 2015
Son of late Quie: She ‘was the one that made sure there was a party around’
ST. PAUL — As Minnesota’s First Lady, Gretchen Quie threw herself into restoring the Governor’s Residence, opened the mansion to the public and championed the arts. The wife of former Gov. Al Quie died at home on Sunday after a long struggle with Parkinson’s disease. She was...
December 14, 2015 - 10:26pm
Out of fashion, but never out of office: Iowa’s Branstad longest-serving governor in American history
DES MOINES, Iowa — Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad — a graying little man who relies on Midwestern stick-to-itiveness rather than personal flair...
December 14, 2015 - 8:35pm
November 23, 2015
Turkey farmers thankful to still be working
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota turkey growers are back in time for Thanksgiving. Minnesota governors annually recognize the state turkey industry,...
November 23, 2015 - 10:31pm
November 16, 2015
‘Help someone’ for Dayton
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has a suggestion to people who want to honor his 97-year-old father, Bruce Dayton, who died Friday. "In his memory, please do something to help someone in need," the governor wrote on his Facebook page. Reactions to the older Dayton's...
November 16, 2015 - 8:09pm
November 5, 2015
Dayton cancels trip to be with father, family
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton dropped scheduled events beginning Wednesday to spend time with his ailing father and family. A Dayton spokesman said the governor had planned to be at events surrounding the governor’s deer hunting opener and the groundbreaking of a new...
November 5, 2015 - 9:07pm
October 18, 2015
Dayton to host kids’ Halloween at governor’s mansion
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton will be hosting a special Halloween at the Governor’s Residence Oct. 31. The gates of the Governor’s Residence at 1006 Summit Ave. in St Paul will be open from 5 to 7 p.m. Pearson’s Candy Company will donate more than 1,000 candy bars, Annie B’s...
October 18, 2015 - 8:48pm