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Which way do we go? Roundabout proven safer, but some are confused
Hog heaven: Sibley-Ocheyedan FFA chapter meets fundraising goal
St. Gabriel's Church gives back with Stations of the Cross donation
Minnesota West volunteers to be featured during fund drive
Some Minnesota highways will get higher speed limits
Section 3A boys basketball: DeBoer board, free throw save Southwest
Girls basketball: MCW, BEA, JCC, Pipestone Area move on
College wrestling: Henning, Farris ousted in nationals
State wrestling tournament: Axford upsets No. 1; Two Trojans in semis
State Class A wrestling tournament: W/ML's Stevens goes OT to advance
Column: A step forward in Afghanistan
Column: District 518 moving forward with high school addition project
Column: The waiting game Boehner can't win
Column: Workforce housing key to economic growth in Greater Minnesota
Column: Twitter as America's conscience
Joseph L. Tolver
Robert H. Strandberg
Joan Vance Wiley
A real puzzler: Pat Loosbrock puts together works of art, piece by piece
Column: Hay! Did you know about our town's wonder crop?
Out & About: Feb. 27-March 7
Religion briefs: Feb. 26
Looking Back: 1940 - Historic Chautauqua Park pavilion torn down
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Lamfers 80th birthday
Grube 80th birthday
Erdman 80th birthday
Moser 85th birthday
Data: Feb. 28, 2015
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Notice of Proposed City Ordinance
Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
Data: Feb. 24, 2015
July 27, 2014
Which one will take on Dayton?
It will be a political phenomenon like nothing Minnesotans have experienced in decades: a wide-open, four-candidate Republican primary election for governor Aug. 12. “We’re in uncharted waters,” said candidate Kurt Zellers. After the GOP endorsed losing candidates in the...
July 27, 2014 - 8:44pm
June 19, 2014
Lieutenant governor candidate Kuisle visits Worthington
WORTHINGTON — The running mate for Republican gubernatorial candidate Jeff Johnson believes he and Johnson offer a “unique ticket” that will appeal to a strong cross-section of Minnesotans. Former state representative Bill Kuisle, who paid a visit Thursday afternoon to...
June 19, 2014 - 7:33pm
May 28, 2014
Value of GOP endorsement to be tested
ROCHESTER — The Minnesota Republican Party’s process for endorsing candidates is at a tipping point. The 2,200 delegates to the GOP state convention this weekend in Rochester must show they can endorse candidates for governor and U.S. senator who are capable of winning elections....
May 28, 2014 - 9:12pm
May 23, 2014
MN political conventions provide interesting about-face
ST. PAUL — People attending next weekend’s Minnesota state political conventions may wonder if they are in the right place. Democratic-Farmer-Labor party delegates meet in Duluth, while Republicans are packing their bags for Rochester. But once in place, delegates may discover...
May 23, 2014 - 9:08pm
May 22, 2014
Zellers decides on running mate, not convention
MOORHEAD — Minnesota Republican governor candidate Kurt Zellers Thursday announced his running mate, Perham’s Dean Simpson, but he said he still does not know if he will seek the state convention endorsement or just go directly to the summer primary election. Grocery store...
May 22, 2014 - 7:56pm
May 21, 2014
Governor race activity picks up as GOP convention nears
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Republican convention is a week and a half away, so governor candidates are doing everything they can to get delegate support. For Jeff Johnson, that means picking a popular southeast Minnesota politician to be his running mate. For Kurt Zellers, that...
May 21, 2014 - 8:48pm
May 4, 2010
Editorial: Considering the Palin factor
The most surprising aspect of the Minnesota GOP Convention last week was how quickly Tom Emmer's endorsement came. Emmer, a state representative...
opinion / editorials
May 4, 2010 - 12:00am
February 26, 2010
Column: Facing challenges and creating opportunity
ST. PAUL -- In December, Minnesota got bad news. It wasn't a surprise -- but it was hard to hear. We're facing a $6.6 billion budget deficit. About $840 million of this is due to lower-than-expected income tax receipts. Not enough Minnesotans are working, and that's hurting us all...
opinion / columns
February 26, 2010 - 12:00am