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October 29, 2014
District 22A, 22B candidates talk education
WORTHINGTON — Three of the four candidates for Minnesota House seats 22A and 22B faced off in Worthington Wednesday afternoon during a gathering...
October 29, 2014 - 8:17pm
October 19, 2014
State reps earn Guardian of Small Business awards
ST. PAUL — The state’s largest small business group in terms of entities, the National Federation of Independent Business Minnesota, with 13,000 members statewide, has announced that District 22A Rep. Joe Schomacker, R-Luverne, and District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake,...
October 19, 2014 - 3:10pm
September 30, 2014
Letter: Letter took tone of personal attack
By Rosemary Schaffer, Windom In Albert Henning’s Sept. 24 letter to the editor, the writer is trying to trash a person for asking questions about a politician not attending a scheduled debate in an election year. Rep. Rod Hamilton, in this same publication, has expressed his...
September 30, 2014 - 10:06pm
Letter: Critic of letter missed the point
By Carol Paplow, Windom I’d like to respond to a Sept. 24 letter to the editor from a Lakefield man who referred to my letter as an attack on Rod Hamilton as “tacky.” You missed the content of the letter. It was on my experience with how the Mayo Clinic can schedule your...
September 30, 2014 - 10:03pm
September 29, 2014
Hamilton and Avenel-Navara debate
WORTHINGTON — Citizens from Minnesota House District 22B poured into the Worthington High School cafeteria Monday for a candidates’ forum...
September 29, 2014 - 11:10pm
Letter: Attacks on Hamilton "shocking," daughter writes
By Haley Hamilton , PreMed, University of Iowa First, I would like to say that in my father’s entire 10 years of being involved in politics, two recent Daily Globe letters to the editor have been the most shocking to read. I will start with addressing Carol Paplow’s letter....
September 29, 2014 - 4:48pm
September 24, 2014
Letter: Writer's attack on Hamilton 'tacky'
By Albert Henning, Lakefield I find it interesting that Carol Paplow has taken to the editorial pages (Sept. 23 letter to the editor) to criticize State Representative Rod Hamilton’s health. If some partisan hack wants to blast Rod’s votes, I can understand that. But didn’t...
September 24, 2014 - 5:32pm
Letter: Candidate with MS will take part in debates
By Diana Slyter, Florence I, like District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton, live with Multiple Sclerosis, and I’m also running for the Minnesota House in neighboring District 22A. While Rod makes excuses and ducks out of debates, I’ll be at the Pioneer Public TV debate and other campaign...
September 24, 2014 - 5:30pm
September 22, 2014
Letter: No excuses -- Hamilton should be at debates
By Carol Paplow, Windom During the campaign in 2012, for House Seat 22B, it was noted that Rod Hamilton missed some important events. — such as the debate on public TV that was scheduled in October. This also blocks his challenger, Cheryl Avenel-Navara, from participating. I...
September 22, 2014 - 4:55pm
September 15, 2014
Letter: No special section needed for disaster relief
By District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake Thanks to a new law approved last session that’s designed to streamline the disaster relief allocation process, a special session will not be needed in order to distribute disaster relief funds to southwestern Minnesota. Murray,...
September 15, 2014 - 5:25pm
July 28, 2014
Letter: State rep provides disaster relief update
By District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake Recently I was briefed on the status of southwestern Minnesota disaster relief and thought I’d share what I learned with you. As a result of last month’s flooding, President Obama declared a major disaster in eight Minnesota...
July 28, 2014 - 5:22pm
June 26, 2014
Letter: Representative explains absence from forum
By District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake Recently, the Daily Globe called me out for not attending an immigration documentary that was shown in Worthington late last week. I thought an explanation was in order. As many residents are aware, I battle multiple sclerosis...
June 26, 2014 - 9:28pm
June 24, 2014
Letter: Hamilton - I'm here to help with flood assistance
By District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake As you are aware, southwestern Minnesota has been pummeled with storm and flood damage once again, and many residents are wondering what sort of assistance may be available to them. Governor Dayton has already declared a state...
June 24, 2014 - 9:23pm
June 23, 2014
Editorial: An unfortunate lack of representation
On Friday evening, the premiere of the immigration documentary “Abrazos” was attended by numerous family and friends of people of Guatemalan ancestry who appeared in the film — not to mention plenty of other Worthington residents. Then, the following morning, about 35 people...
June 23, 2014 - 5:19pm
June 6, 2014
Letter: Dayton, others came through for Lewis & Clark
By Lennis “Red” Arndt, Luverne, Chairman of the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System Lewis & Clark received its best news in five years when the Legislature approved a $22 million advance on our federal funding in the bonding bill. Federal funding has slowed to a drip,...
June 6, 2014 - 9:58pm