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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
February 21, 2017
Bill to jumpstart Minnesota shrimp industry passes first committee stop
legislative hurdle on Thursday, earning bipartisan support from the Senate Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Committee. The bill, Senate File 841, which I authored, creates a $5 million incentive program for Minnesota companies that produce over 25,000 pounds of shrimp each...
February 21, 2017 - 10:33pm
Elderly waiver program reform proposal makes progress
To follow up last session’s successful nursing home reforms that ensured facilities had the resources necessary to remain open and offer competitive salaries for its workers, I amchampioning a bill that addresses the elderly waiver program, which includes assisted living and in-home...
February 21, 2017 - 10:32pm
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