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Melvin gets its first female mayor
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District 518, HL-O team for 'Safe Routes' program
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Prep football: Lovan, Worthington outrun Windom Area
Prep football: Marshall rips JCC; Pipestone Area, Luverne prevail
College volleyball: Minnesota West has fun, beats Western
Prep volleyball: Marshall beats Jackson County Central in bout of top-ranked squads
Girls soccer: Trojans win on late Castillo goal
Column: Candidate Clinton then and now
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Column: Mark Sanford's ongoing battle with himself
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Leonard J. Garms
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Yvonne M. (Rambeck) Hodnefield
Reaching for the sky: Travis Soules lands dream job as cycle team mechanic
Column: When it comes to food, there's much to chew about
Religion briefs: Sept. 18
Looking Back: 1939 - Kiwanis Club offers Scout cabin
Column: Bigelow "holds the region's trophy for street names"
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Births: Sept. 20, 2014
Boots 80th birthday
Swanson 90th birthday
DeVries 90th birthday
Data: Sept. 20, 2014
Regular School Board Minutes
Public Notice of Proposed Communication Tower Construction
Data: Sept. 18, 2014
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August 27, 2014
Minnesota city faces federal suit over denial of Islamic center permit
ST. ANTHONY — The city of St. Anthony violated a Muslim organization’s civil rights two years ago when it denied the group’s petition to assemble, according to a federal lawsuit filed against the city Wednesday. The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Minnesota announced...
August 27, 2014 - 8:14pm
NHL lawsuit over brain trauma will be heard in federal court in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — There have been playoffs games here, and talk of a Winter Classic. But now, the State of Hockey will host a more somber NHL showdown: a court battle over whether the league fostered a culture of violence that led to debilitating head injuries. A series of lawsuits...
August 27, 2014 - 8:07pm
August 24, 2014
Lawsuit targets methadone clinic for driver’s actions in fatal crash
DULUTH — Vanessa Brigan was sentenced to six years in prison after she admitted that she injected methadone directly into her bloodstream — against doctors’ orders — before causing an October 2012 traffic accident that killed two Carlton County workers. Now, the Brainerd...
August 24, 2014 - 8:24pm
July 31, 2014
Court allows childcare union vote
ST. PAUL — A federal court Thursday said a vote to organize a union for some Minnesota home day care providers can be scheduled. The 8th Circuit Court of Appeals dismissed of two lawsuits filed to block the drive. However, opponents of the union said the decision only slows their...
July 31, 2014 - 8:51pm
July 24, 2014
U.S. House panel votes to authorize lawsuit against Obama
WASHINGTON — Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives Thursday took another step toward authorizing a lawsuit against President Barack Obama, claiming he has overstepped his executive powers. In a partisan vote of 7-4, the House Rules Committee approved the legislation,...
July 24, 2014 - 8:30pm
July 9, 2014
‘American Sniper’ author said he didn’t fear Ventura legal action
ST. PAUL — Chris Kyle wanted to keep Jesse Ventura’s name out of his autobiography. His wife and his co-author, he said, wanted it in. It wasn’t until Kyle dropped a note in one revision — “was warned of lawsuit” — that they agreed to strip the former Minnesota governor’s...
July 9, 2014 - 10:03pm
May 14, 2014
100 lawyers in a room: Target case draws the suits to St. Paul
ST. PAUL — The Target data breach is now the subject of a massive court case, and Wednesday, nearly 100 lawyers from across the country crowded into a St. Paul courtroom as the legal jockeying began. More than 140 lawsuits — filed against Target by consumers, shareholders and...
May 14, 2014 - 8:21pm
May 13, 2014
Fosston bus driver threatens lawsuit after Facebook video
FOSSTON — A Fosston school bus driver who allegedly condoned bullying on his route is speaking out and pursuing possible legal action. Oran Underdahl, 73, said in a Monday statement that he is evaluating whether he has a legal claim for defamation. Kristi Hastings, his attorney,...
May 13, 2014 - 9:39pm
April 30, 2014
Court delays action in environmental suit against 3M
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Supreme Court has delayed action involving the state’s lawsuit accusing 3M Co. of damaging the environment. The court, asked to decide whether the state’s legal firm should be disqualified, kicked that decision back down to a lower court for more...
April 30, 2014 - 9:03pm
April 1, 2014
Judge allows ‘Occupy’ protesters’ lawsuit that says police offered pot
MINNEAPOLIS — Cops who asked “Occupy” protesters to smoke pot so police could see how they behaved should have known that what they were doing was unconstitutional, a federal judge has ruled. U.S. District Judge John Tunheim said a lawsuit brought by two protesters could...
April 1, 2014 - 9:26pm
March 16, 2014
Snow has left the building
SLAYTON — Medical staff members of the Murray County Medical Center (MCMC) have been leaving one by one over the past few months. The latest is Meldon Snow, the facility’s CEO, who formally resigned Friday from his position. According to a press release issued by Davis Communications,...
March 16, 2014 - 9:13pm