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Data: Feb. 20, 2018
Where does Nolan's campaign cash go?: Retiring congressman has more than $500K on hand
Central Minn. teacher plans walkout over gun violence as part of national movement
Gun debate begins as Legislature begins 2018 work
Jackson County woman killed in car crash
Wild rookie Joel Eriksson Ek finally gets the monkey off his back
Fan bus for state gymnastics
Marvin, Lamoureux score goals to send U.S. to gold-medal game at Olympics
LeBron's MVP performance guides team to All-Star win
Wild rookie Joel Eriksson Ek persisting despite near 50-game goalless streak
Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
Letter: Story on Brewster boulder triggers memories
Letter: Exchange student experiences first Thanksgiving, Christmas in Worthington
Column: Worthington schools committed to 'Child Find'
Gerald "Jerry" Roetzel
Hazel May Jackson
John B. Taylor
Carlyle James Thaemlitz
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Disheveled Theologian: Of mince and (paper) men
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
Kind kids help hurting teacher
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Huisman 60th anniversary
Boltjes 50th anniversary
Heeringa 70th anniversary
Koehne 60th anniversary
Birth: Elizabeth Ruth Standafer
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
December 30, 2017
Franken's tenure in Senate nears its end: He’s likely Minnesota’s biggest political celebrity, but legislative legacy is less clear
ST. PAUL — When U.S. Sen. Al Franken officially resigns from the Senate on Tuesday, Jan. 2, he will end his tenure as Minnesota's biggest-name...
December 30, 2017 - 10:00pm
Klobuchar seeks improved benefits for Guard, Reserve
MOORHEAD — U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar is touting proposed legislation to help the children of Guard and Reserve members deployed on active...
August 30, 2017 - 6:00pm
November 14, 2016
Klobuchar, Franken announce judicial selection committee
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken announce the formation of a judicial selection committee to assist them in making recommendations to the president to fill two vacancies on Minnesota’s federal district court. The vacancies were created by Judge Ann Montgomery’s...
November 14, 2016 - 8:52pm
October 7, 2016
Capital Chatter: Obama promotes his rural agenda
ST. PAUL -- Many rural Americans, who are heavily Republican, are not happy with how President Barack Obama has dealt with their issues as he nears the end of eight years in office. The Democratic president says he has done well.
October 7, 2016 - 9:55pm
September 15, 2016
Klobuchar in region today, Saturday
Klobuchar in region today, SaturdayMINNEAPOLIS -- U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar will kick off her two-day tour of southwest Minnesota today. Klobuchar will begin her two-day tour with stops in Redwood, Lyon, Lincoln and Pipestone counties. She will visit an electric co-op solar garden...
September 15, 2016 - 9:47pm
August 30, 2016
Column: The cost of the EpiPen price increase
WASHINGTON -- There’s a cost that comes with the 450 percent increase in the price of EpiPens. Parents worry that they won’t be able to afford their child’s medication. They drive to pharmacies miles away from their homes just to get the best deal on EpiPens. School nurses...
August 30, 2016 - 9:42pm
July 29, 2016
Column: Making sure our veterans get the care they deserve
WASHINGTON -- When we ask our servicemembers to put their lives on the line in defense of our nation, we make a commitment to give them the support they need when they come home. But too often, we fall short of that commitment, especially when it comes to health care.
July 29, 2016 - 9:17pm
May 15, 2016
Hotdish heaven: The recipes from the Congressional casserole contest
WASHINGTON — “Working together to improve the lives of Minnesotans, one hotdish at a time.”
May 15, 2016 - 9:25pm
April 21, 2016
Column: Kari’s Law makes calling 9-1-1 easier — and can help save lives
WASHINGTON — Kari Hunt of Marshall, Texas, was going through a tough time. She was separating from her husband of 10 years, and she had three children under the age of 10 to take care of. On a winter day a few years back, Kari agreed to meet her then-husband in a Texas hotel in...
April 21, 2016 - 10:10am
March 1, 2016
Column: The Opioid Epidemic -- Enough is Enough
WASHINGTON — We have a crisis in our country. A crisis that claims more lives than car crashes. A crisis that rips apart families of all different backgrounds. Killing 28,648 Americans in 2014, this crisis is prescription drug and heroin abuse. And with deaths increasing nearly...
March 1, 2016 - 8:32pm
February 19, 2016
Capital Chatter: Will Super Tuesday be super in Minnesota?
ST. PAUL — Minnesota joins Super Tuesday this year, but the question is whether the day will be super for any of the presidential candidates. It has not always been. Super Tuesday, March 1 this year, is the day when several states hold primaries or caucuses, in part to pick delegates...
February 19, 2016 - 9:38pm
February 16, 2016
‘Love my job’: Klobuchar says not seeking Supreme Court position
ST. PAUL — U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar says she has a job, which includes vetting any U.S. Supreme Court nominee, and is not seeking a position...
February 16, 2016 - 8:56pm
February 3, 2016
Jackson student speaks on college debt during Klobuchar forum
WASHINGTON — A southwest Minnesota native explained her struggle in handling student debt during a Wednesday morning forum mediated by Sen....
February 3, 2016 - 9:49pm
December 4, 2015
Big win for Minnesota in state transportation bill as state getting more than $4 billion
ST. PAUL — More than $4 billion for transportation projects is headed from Washington to Minnesota in the next five years, but money is not the big news for state officials. Minnesota’s take is part of a $305 billion funding bill that easily passed the House and Senate late this...
December 4, 2015 - 10:11pm
October 28, 2015
Minnesota receives $8 million to expand biofuel infrastructure
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded Minnesota $8 million in federal funding under the Biofuels Infrastructure Partnership (BIP) to expand biofuel infrastructure. Minnesota is one of 21 states to receive federal funding to expand biofuel infrastructure...
October 28, 2015 - 9:43pm