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Cult following drives popular Spotted Cow craft beer
No agreement on rail ‘blast zone’ funding in Minnesota House
Holloway sentenced on felony assault charges
More water use restrictions adopted
Prep softball: Brrrr... New Ulm outplays WHS in cold
College softball: Lady Jays split with Riverland as Kinley keeps hitting
Prep baseball: Pipestone Area trips Luverne
Prep golf: Worthington girls have best day of the year
Prep baseball: Trojans stun New Ulm in New Ulm
Column: Green shoots of bipartisanship
Column: Farm Policy 101 -- Washington is falling short
Column: 2016 -- the woman trap
Column: A new cycle of partisan hatred
Editorial: More bucks for broadband
Dr. Donald P. Mogck
George "David" Ackerman
Geared up: Noah Hoehn readies for release of debut album
Looking Back: 1940 -- City votes to purchase copper sulfate to treat Lake Okabena for algae
Column: Ebola? It's nothing, compared to plagues of the past
Column: These hands
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Anderson 65th anniversary
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February 15, 2015
MN road system big and complex
ST. PAUL — Minnesota lawmakers might soon vote to spend as much as $8 billion over the next decade on the state’s roads and bridges, a system that is massive and complex and controlled by hundreds of governmental bodies across. Experts say most people, understandably, have...
February 15, 2015 - 8:37pm
March 10, 2014
MN Lawmaker apologizes for tweet
ST. PAUL — A Minnesota lawmaker who issued a tweet many called racist has apologized. Rep. Pat Garofalo, R-Farmington, posted a tweet Sunday night saying: “Let’s be honest, 70% of teams in NBA could fold tomorrow + nobody would notice a difference w/possible exception of increase...
March 10, 2014 - 10:21pm
March 5, 2014
Lawmaker seeks railroad oil safety
ST. PAUL -- Western North Dakota’s oil boom puts Minnesota in a dangerous position, a key Minnesota lawmaker says, and the state should increase its rail oil safety oversight. Most of the highly volatile oil moves from the Bakken oilfields through Minnesota. “We are at the geographic...
March 5, 2014 - 9:22pm
February 11, 2014
Lawmaker accuses PolyMet of being a shell
ST. PAUL — A southwest Minnesota legislator claims the company proposing a northeastern copper-nickel mine is a shell corporation that does not have enough financial assets to assure that environmental problems it leaves could be cleaned up. Rep. Andrew Falk, D-Murdock, also questioned...
February 11, 2014 - 10:53pm
August 16, 2012
No charges for lawmaker in rest stop episode
DULUTH -- The St. Louis County Attorney's office decided not to pursue charges in an Interstate 35 rest stop incident last month involving state Rep. Kerry Gauthier and an individual police reports have confirmed to be a 17-year-old male. The Minnesota State Patrol and Duluth Police...
August 16, 2012 - 10:11pm
April 3, 2012
Lawmaker warns of court challenge over wolf season
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota House members approved wolf hunting and trapping seasons on Tuesday despite warnings that the American Indian community may challenge it in court. "When we make laws, we make laws for all the people of Minnesota," Rep. Kerry Gauthier, DFL-Duluth, said before...
April 3, 2012 - 8:34pm
March 23, 2010
Legislature takes budget bite amid rural complaints
ST. PAUL -- The fight for increasingly scarce state money is getting heated. As lawmakers approved trimming Minnesota spending by $313 million Monday, rural and urban representatives fought over some of the remaining money. "Greater Minnesota gets the short end of everything we...
March 23, 2010 - 12:00am
March 16, 2010
Pawlenty cuts bonding $313 million
ST. PAUL -- Fifty-two public works projects across Minnesota such as college building renovations and state trails fell victim to Gov. Tim Pawlenty's veto pen Monday, and legislative leaders say there is little chance lawmakers will send any more projects to him before he leaves office...
March 16, 2010 - 12:00am