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January 7, 2016
Chamber to host legislative breakfast Jan. 16
WORTHINGTON — The Governmental Affairs Committee of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a Listening Session Legislative Breakfast on Jan. 16. The event will take place at the Biotechnology Advancement Center, 1527 Prairie Drive. The Listening Session Legislative...
January 7, 2016 - 9:27pm
February 3, 2015
Pre-Labor Day school start praised, criticized
ST. PAUL — Proposals to allow schools to start classes before Labor Day, a frequent legislative debate topic, would hurt the state’s economy, a Brainerd-area resort owner testified Tuesday. At the same time, Tom Kavanaugh of Kavanaugh’s Sylvan Lake Resort said: “There is...
February 3, 2015 - 7:53pm
December 17, 2014
Hamilton meets with local health officials to discuss concerns
WORTHINGTON — District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton had a busy morning. Following a listening session at 7 a.m. Wednesday, he visited Buffalo Ridge...
December 17, 2014 - 8:51pm
December 15, 2014
Legislative breakfast event Wednesday
WORTHINGTON — The Governmental Affairs Committee of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce will host a legislative breakfast event Wednesday. The event will begin at 7 a.m. at the Hickory Lodge, 2015 N. Humiston Ave. Invited to attend are District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, District...
December 15, 2014 - 2:41pm
November 10, 2014
Council discusses priorities for 2015
WORTHINGTON — The Lewis & Clark Regional Water System bonding request, housing and the completion of Minnesota 60 to St. James are all on the list of 2015 legislative priorities that the city of Worthington, Nobles County, District 518 and the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce...
November 10, 2014 - 9:31pm
July 17, 2014
Farmington leaders offer to host special session
ST. PAUL — Leaders of the southern Twin Cities suburb of Farmington offered Thursday to host a special legislative session to fund flood recovery. “Minnesota has a proud tradition of coming together to provide relief for those in need following natural disasters, and Farmington...
July 17, 2014 - 9:09pm
May 21, 2014
Greater MN grades session
ST. PAUL — Minnesota farmers are happy that lawmakers lowered some farm property taxes, but small businesses complain that a higher minimum wage and a bill giving them more legal exposure will hurt. Dry southwestern Minnesotans think they may get Missouri River water, but some...
May 21, 2014 - 9:09pm
April 16, 2014
Peterson, Cramer start 2014 with fundraising edge
FARGO, N.D. — U.S. Reps. Kevin Cramer of North Dakota and Collin Peterson of Minnesota started 2014 with big fundraising advantages over their challengers for the November election. Democratic challenger and state Sen. George B. Sinner, who didn’t start fundraising in North...
April 16, 2014 - 8:49pm
January 21, 2013
Legislative breakfast is Saturday
WORTHINGTON -- A legislative breakfast is scheduled for 8 a.m. Saturday at the Worthington fire station, 830 Second Ave. District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton and 22A Rep. Joe Schomacker are invited to attend. The discussion will be about the 2013 legislative session....
January 21, 2013 - 10:30pm
May 1, 2012
Legislative session end still elusive
May 1, 2012 - 8:57pm
April 5, 2012
Legislative bonding bills stall
ST. PAUL -- Passing a public works funding bill, for projects like constructing buildings and fixing state facilities, may be tough this year. As Minnesota legislators left on an extended Passover-Easter break Thursday, there was no sign how the so-called bonding bill can pass. In...
April 5, 2012 - 9:19pm
March 26, 2012
Legislative clock ticking on new Vikings stadium
ST. PAUL -- Minneapolis officials said they have enough votes on their city council to approve a new Vikings stadium, but the clock may run out...
March 26, 2012 - 9:14pm
December 21, 2011
Dundee sewer project to get legislative support
DUNDEE -- A new sanitary sewer collection system is poised to get a boost in the Minnesota Legislature next month following a Wednesday meeting with a pair of state elected officials. Larry Howes, a Walker Republican and chair of the House Capital Investment Committee, along with...
December 21, 2011 - 8:39pm
May 20, 2011
Letter: Castle Doctrine proposal would create multiple problems
The proposal known as the Castle Doctrine, House File 1467, is not about your right to defend yourself in your home. The Minnesota Supreme Court acknowledged that there is no duty to retreat inside your home in State v Pendleton, C6-95-2162, Supreme Court, Aug. 7, 1997. But the real...
May 20, 2011 - 12:00am
December 23, 2010
Legislative Breakfast will be on Tuesday
WORTHINGTON -- The Governmental Affairs Committee of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce will host a Legislative Breakfast at 7 a.m. Tuesday at Hickory Lodge, located within Travelodge Hotel in Worthington. Invited to attend are District 22 Senator-Elect Doug Magnus, District...
December 23, 2010 - 8:20pm