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County addresses claim of conflict of interest
Nobles County approval paves way for Prairie View watershed work
Charges: Minnesota vehicle thief posts bond, then steals another to escape from ND city
Trial for Minnesota trucker with sleep apnea involved in fatal crash delayed
New standards lead to groundwater advisory in Bemidji, suburbs east of St. Paul
Twins' Santana shuts out Orioles
NFL players union advises Vikings' draft picks not to sign contracts
Watch: Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater throws during first day of OTAs
Rain forces Los Angeles to wait another year for Super Bowl
NFL shortens overtime to 10 minutes
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Letter: Best of luck to Globe with transition
Column: Working hard year-round for older Americans
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
Hauser: When Jesus told his disciples they were to be salt, light
Michael "Ike" Graves
T. Milan Bragg
Wayne A. Clark
Looking back: 2012 -- Brewster man, 92, earns HS diploma
What happens when you're laid off while pregnant?
What happens when a spouse dies in the middle of a divorce?
Column: Kodiak; Our young soldiers are becoming only a dim memory
I'm a recovering control freak - it makes dating even harder
out and about
Birth: May 24, 2017
Schaap 90th birthday
Anderson 90th birthday
Schaap 70th anniversary
Data: May 24, 2017
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Data: May 20, 2017
Regular Board Meeting Minutes April 2017
Letter: Expect little from new education secretary
By Dennis Phelps, Westbrook A few weeks ago, our elected leaders decided, in their infinite wisdom, to appoint a completely unqualified leader to become education secretary for our country. This had nothing to do with the vast amounts of money that she or her family had previously...
March 23, 2017 - 10:14pm
Letter: Take time to learn about holistic, nutritional cures
By Craig Lais, Worthington A while back in this column, I wrote about my interest in forming a layperson’s discussion group to share knowledge of holistic and nutritional cures for sickness and degenerative disease from autism and Alzheimer’s to cancer, Lyme disease, multiple...
March 23, 2017 - 10:11pm
March 22, 2017
Letter: District 518 board ‘out of sync’ with most of community
By Mike Harberts, Reading I was one of two from the general public who attended the facilities workshop held by the board of District 518 on March 16. I thought readers might want to know more of the information and board member comments that we heard. And I’d like to share some...
March 22, 2017 - 10:22pm
March 20, 2017
New legislation aims to reduce insurance premiums
The Minnesota House of Representatives has taken another step toward addressing rising health insurance premium costs by approving legislation that could reduce individual premiums. We're seeing the dramatic increases in the individual market right now because there are a large number...
March 20, 2017 - 10:34pm
Letter: Utilities-related bill supports local democracy, innovation
By Ronald J. Schwartau, Federated Rural Electric Board President David A. Hansen, Nobles Cooperative Electric Board President Sandy Ludeman, Lyon-Lincoln Electric Co-Op Board President Mark Sandberg, South Central Electric Board President
March 20, 2017 - 5:05pm
March 19, 2017
Letter: Thanks to Hamilton for 'Good Food' efforts
By Cecilia Bofah, Worthington Good food retailers such as grocery stores, farmers’ market, mobile markets, food bands, and other suppliers of fresh and affordable foods play a critical role in our health. Therefore, improving healthy food access in our rural communities can and...
March 19, 2017 - 10:25pm
March 15, 2017
Letter: Many public bathrooms need more attention
By Wally Habben, Round Lake This is how I propose we solve the “Who gets to use which bathroom?” problem: Dirty Bathroom Users: They go on the floor, and they certainly don’t wash their hands well, if an attempt is made at all. They touch everything before leaving (including...
March 15, 2017 - 10:43pm
March 13, 2017
Letter: Immigration reform could, and should, be passed quickly
By Margaret K. Erickson, Worthington I attended the town hall meeting held by Rep. Tim Walz last Saturday in Worthington. I appreciated the civil atmosphere. There were thoughtful questions on many issues. Congressman Walz answered them thoroughly and respectfully.
March 13, 2017 - 10:40pm
March 9, 2017
Letter: Tax relief and more should be addressed with surplus
State economists have unveiled their most recent fiscal forecast projection, and the amount — $1.65 billion — is actually higher than previously expected as we gained $250 million from a November analysis. This means our economic forecast remains favorable, and now we have to...
March 9, 2017 - 10:11pm
Letter: Lawmakers should pursue tax relief
Crafting the state budget can now begin following an announcement from state economists that Minnesota has a projected $1.65 billion budget surplus. These numbers are moving in the right direction. A growing surplus is the preferred direction rather than deficits. The analysts’...
March 9, 2017 - 10:10pm
March 7, 2017
Letter: Townships can benefit financially from public land
By Dennis Frederickson, Regional Director, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, New Ulm I would like the opportunity to respond to the Daily Globe’s Feb. 28 article, “State-owned lands cause concern in Bloom Township.”
March 7, 2017 - 10:36pm
March 1, 2017
Lots of traveling in January, February
January and February were packed with quite a bit of traveling for me. I got extremely lucky, and the expression of being “packed“ really did fit into the context of traveling.
March 1, 2017 - 10:17pm
February 28, 2017
Letter: Let’s be more discerning about ‘fake news’
By Linda Henle, Worthington The Daily Globe recently published a letter to the editor (“Let’s keep eyes and ears open in the ‘swamp,’: Feb 21 edition) that told us about three Islamic brothers who were fired from their jobs for hacking into Democratic House member computers....
February 28, 2017 - 10:49pm
February 27, 2017
Letter: Let’s do our part for our environment
By Les Johnson, Worthington Recently, I attended a conservation convention with several hundred others. We were privileged to have a presentation from a nationally renowned individual from Newfoundland by the name of Shane Mahoney. With our current political issues and looming national...
February 27, 2017 - 10:24pm
February 22, 2017
Letter: Agency on aging here to help seniors
By Gail Radke, Minnesota River Area Agency on Aging, Slayton I am not sure if you are aware, but an average of 10,000 Americans turn age 65 each day. The Minnesota River Area Agency on Aging Inc., your local area agency on aging, is here to help the Minnesotans in southwest Minnesota...
February 22, 2017 - 10:53pm