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Trump's defense chief says in Iraq: We're not here for your oil
Jewish Center in Twin Cities receives bomb threat, part of at least 10 nationwide
General known for sharp questions will be Trump's new top security adviser
Spring weather outlook for South Dakota hard to predict
National cycling organization opens investigation into sex abuse claims by longtime national champ from Minnesota
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Gophers win fifth straight, beat Michigan for first time since 2011
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Section 3A wrestling: Pipestone Area makes history
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
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Column: The coverup in search of a crime
Column: A case of smart people doing dumb things
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Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
You gotta have heart: Heart attack recovery sets new priorities for Murphy
Disheveled Theologian: Some thoughts on love in this Valentines week
Looking Back: 1942 -- Worthington taking part in 'salvage for victory' program
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February 16, 2017
Letter: New MnDOT regulations must be repealed
By Mike Handzus, Lakefeld The new Minnesota Department of Transportation rules that it implemented last fall pertaining to individuals being able to mow and bale adjacent to their own property are totally insane.
February 16, 2017 - 10:57pm
Letter: Senior Dining is another healthy eating option
By Neva Clausen, Luverne Thank you for the Active Life supplement to the Daily Globe earlier this month. I especially enjoyed the article “Eating right for better health.” There were many good ideas for eating healthy. However, Senior Dining and home-delivered meals weren’t...
February 16, 2017 - 10:52pm
February 15, 2017
Letter: HUD implements new smoke-free policy
By Luke Ewald, Community Wellness Partners, Cottonwood, Jackson and Nobles counties
February 15, 2017 - 10:11pm
Letter: Grassley wrong on assessment of DeVos
By Dennis Phelps, Westbrook Senator Grassley’s recent column regarding the recent confirmation of Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education was the classic case of elected officials not representing the wishes of a constituency. Our illustrious senators from South Dakota were much the...
February 15, 2017 - 10:09pm
February 13, 2017
I have kept myself busy the last month with school, fencing and other hobbies. One of the more unique things I have done is switch between the ninth and 10th class. My usual class, the 10th, has begun taking practice finals. These are are high-stakes tests for the German students,...
February 13, 2017 - 9:59pm
February 9, 2017
Letter: Rural Finance Authority loans approved in Minnesota House
A total of $35 million in bond proceeds would be allocated to the Rural Finance Authority (RFA) loan program under a proposal approved recently by the Minnesota House. The legislation is necessary because the RFA is nearly out of funds. In just a few months farmers will be looking...
February 9, 2017 - 10:32pm
Letter: Schomacker supports new RFA loan bill
A bill that will replenish funds for the Rural Finance Authority (RFA) loan program has been approved in the Minnesota House. I voted in favor the measure. The RFA can be vital to our local economy. I’m glad to see we’ve prioritized the program and I was happy to support it. Funds...
February 9, 2017 - 10:31pm
February 1, 2017
Letter: Immigration law justifies recent action
By Dean Fishel, Westbrook Wouldn't it be interesting if, at some point during his presidential campaign, Donald Trump asked, "Oh, by the way, has anyone in Washington ever heard of the McCarran-Walter Act Of 1952? I knew of this act, but had forgotten it until recently; it has been...
February 1, 2017 - 10:54pm
January 31, 2017
Letter: Worthington is not a sanctuary city
On behalf of the city of Worthington, I would like to discuss the issue of “Sanctuary Cities.” There has been some discussion mostly the last six months about denying state and federal funding to sanctuary cities. We would like to set the record straight about our city. This is...
January 31, 2017 - 10:32pm
January 24, 2017
Letter: Decision on buffer strips is critical
By John F. Elskamp, Fulda It would be great if some of the buffer strips could be planted in red clover. We might get our bumblebee back, as it now may be flying away forever. Everyone has their own idea of what to do with the buffer strip. Some want to graze it, others would like...
January 24, 2017 - 10:08pm
January 18, 2017
Letter: Minimum wage can’t remain at current level
By Brian Abrhamson, Luverne While Minnesota House and Senate Republicans are bringing in distraction of "helping those that were most affected by outrageous rate increases" in health care costs, they are coming in behind to freeze minimum wages. Sen. Bill Weber has tried to put...
January 18, 2017 - 9:12pm
January 17, 2017
Letter: Weber’s ‘bait and switch’ on health care
By Roger L. Elgersma, Pipestone Sen. Bill Weber had an article in the Daily Globe a week ago about the first step to get rid of Obamacare. I thought the Republicans wanted to stop the government from paying health care bills, and now he is proposing that the first step is for the...
January 17, 2017 - 10:45pm
Letter: Changes needed in charitable gaming taxation
By Al Lund, Executive Director, Allied Charities of MN, St. Paul
January 17, 2017 - 10:44pm
Letter: Introduction of invasive species can be stopped
By District 52A Rep. Rick Hansen, DFL-South St. Paul Minnesotans should be concerned about the recent news that the invasive plant palmer amaranth was discovered in habitat seed mix in our state. While the reporting about this incident has been good and the efforts to eradicate...
January 17, 2017 - 10:43pm
January 16, 2017
GOP boosts expansion of rural broadband
I was pleased to learn that the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) has awarded nearly $3.4 million locally for state grants to expand broadband access. Our policy changes ensured that the areas that truly needed broadband assistance received it. This...
January 16, 2017 - 8:44pm