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7 refugees honored for their contributions to Minnesota
Northern Minnesota town's police grooming proposal gets hairy
Blaine man dead, 2 children hurt in semi crash in Blaine
Pedestrian killed when struck by semi near U of M
Man faces more charges for throwing pig's foot into Somali food stand
Section 2a boys soccer: Champs! Trojans are going to state
Thursday prep volleyball roundup: Canby tops Worthington; T-M-B sweeps Marshall
UND-Minnesota series flips allegiances for parents
'Biggest fan' changed Jason Zucker's life. Wild winger trying to return the favor.
Top recruit Alex Reigelsperger made haste in picking Gophers
Tinkering with a Midwest favorite: Cinnamon Scotcheroos shake things up
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Letter: October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Column: Worthington schools are still full; different solution is proposed
John Alison Vihlen
Witzel keeps up with technology at Beltline Automotive
1992: Worthington hosts mayoral conference
Disheveled Theologian: Count it all joy!
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Looking Back: 1992 -- Three retiring from Worthington post office
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June 30, 2013
Worthington's Avenel-Navara running for Minn. House seat (with video)
WORTHINGTON -- This time around, Cheryl Avenel-Navara said things will be different. For the second time, Avenel-Navara, DFL-Worthington, is running for the Minnesota House District 22B seat, a position currently occupied by Mountain Lake Republican Rod Hamilton. "I came so close,"...
June 30, 2013 - 11:00pm
May 9, 2013
Same-sex marriage opponents, supporters pack Capitol
ST. PAUL -- Hundreds of people on both sides of the same-sex marriage debate stood side by side throughout the Minnesota Capitol waiting for the House's decision Thursday. They found themselves next to people with opposite opinions on the controversial issue as they crowded around...
May 9, 2013 - 11:13pm
Minnesota House passes gay marriage
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota is a Senate vote and a governor's signature away from becoming the 12th state to allow gay marriage. Same-sex marriage...
May 9, 2013 - 3:12pm
May 7, 2013
With time running out, bonding bill stalls in legislature
ST. PAUL -- A bill to fund local road and bridge work, flood prevention measures, civic centers and other projects throughout the state appears stalled in the Minnesota Legislature as time runs down on the session. "We're getting a little nervous, obviously, because we're quite...
May 7, 2013 - 9:28pm
May 6, 2013
Gay marriage measure sent to House
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Legislature votes on a proposal to legalize gay marriage are drawing near after a Monday night committee action handed the bill to the full House. The House Ways and Means Committee decided on a divided voice vote to move the bill along to what could be a historic...
May 6, 2013 - 10:55pm
April 29, 2013
Minnesota House expands minimum wage bill
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota House likely will approve a minimum wage increase later this week, after a committee Monday expanded the bill's reach by doubling state-required parental leave for a new child. Under the amended measure by Rep Ryan Winkler, DFL-Golden Valley, employers would...
April 29, 2013 - 11:51pm
April 24, 2013
Minnesota House approves tax plan
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Democrats and Republicans agree on at least one thing: The House tax plan raises a lot of money. "It's a large increase, but it has to happen," said Rep. Erik Simonson, DFL-Duluth. "Somebody has to step up to the plate, be a leader and make the tough decisions,...
April 24, 2013 - 10:00pm
April 23, 2013
House debates health bill; hospital impact unknown
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota state representatives were prepared to approve a health-care spending bill late Monday or early today without knowing how...
April 23, 2013 - 12:08am
March 21, 2013
Gun bill sent to House
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota House will debate guns. The House public safety committee passed a watered-down gun regulation bill on a 10-8 vote Thursday night, with the House the next stop for the controversial issue. The bill contains several noncontroversial provisions to keep guns...
March 21, 2013 - 10:10pm
March 20, 2013
Budget proposal introduced
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota schools would be the biggest beneficiaries of a state House Democratic budget proposal that goes beyond the governor's...
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
February 11, 2013
Minn. House to expand health coverage for poor
ST. PAUL -- More than 35,000 low-income Minnesotans would gain health-care coverage under a bill the House approved Monday. Rep. Tom Huntley, DFL-Duluth, said the federal government would pick up most of the cost under a new health-care law. "The net savings to the state budget...
February 11, 2013 - 11:22pm
December 16, 2012
Adrian branch library hosting open house
ADRIAN -- The Adrian branch library will be hosting a Holiday Open House from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday. Apple cider and Christmas goodies will be served.
December 16, 2012 - 10:26pm
December 9, 2012
Library hosting open house
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., will host a Holiday Open House from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Wednesday. Coffee and Christmas goodies will be served.
December 9, 2012 - 8:37pm
August 20, 2012
DFL House leader says Gauthier should not run
ST. PAUL -- The Democratic Minnesota House leader wants Rep. Kerry Gauthier, DFL-Duluth, to leave the Legislature after police reports indicate...
August 20, 2012 - 10:14pm
June 22, 2012
Open house for U.S. 59 set for Tuesday
SLAYTON -- An open house on the U.S. 59 reconstruction project will begin at 5 p.m. Tuesday in the 4-H building at the Murray County Fairgrounds, Slayton. Representatives from the Minnesota Department of Transportation and project contractors, Knife River Corp. and C.P.R. Contractors...
June 22, 2012 - 10:03pm