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City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
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October 2, 2012
Letter: Outgoing legislator supports Weber
For the last 10 years, it has been an honor and a privilege to represent the hardworking people of southwestern Minnesota in the state legislature. I would like to thank you for your support and involvement in the legislative process. I am humbled to have served as an advocate for...
October 2, 2012 - 12:00am
May 31, 2012
Editorial: An intriguing race
Doug Magnus may be opting to not run for re-election to his District 22 Senate seat, but that doesn't mean voters won't have the opportunity...
May 31, 2012 - 12:00am
April 12, 2012
Letter: "Little cigars" must be reclassified as cigarettes
As youth residents of southwest Minnesota and members of Partners in Prevention, we were excited to join Southwest C.H.I.P for the 2012 Day at the Capitol. We appreciated being able to meet with Sen. Doug Magnus and Rep. Joe Schomacker. More than 300 Minnesotans came together in...
April 12, 2012 - 12:09am
March 8, 2012
Editorial: A decade of respected service
District 22 Sen. Doug Magnus has run five times for state office. He won election all five times, and was the Daily Globe's endorsed candidate...
March 8, 2012 - 12:00am
March 6, 2012
Editorial: Nursing homes need boost
According to a report recently compiled by the Long-Term Care Imperative, 85 percent of Minnesota voters "approve of increasing funding for in-home and community based care to make it easier for seniors to stay independent longer." Furthermore, 77 percent of voters "support increasing...
March 6, 2012 - 12:00am
March 5, 2012
Not running again
ST. PAUL -- District 22 Sen. Doug Magnus announced Monday he will not be seeking re-election in November. Magnus, R-Slayton, has served in the...
March 5, 2012 - 10:27pm
Magnus will not seek re-election
ST. PAUL -- District 22 Sen. Doug Magnus announced Monday that he will not be seeking re-election in November. Slayton, R-Slayton, has served...
March 5, 2012 - 3:10pm
February 23, 2012
Editorial: Analyzing the new district map
Minnesota House districts 22A and 22B remained unchanged with Tuesday's redrawn districts in one important way -- state legislators Joe Schomacker...
February 23, 2012 - 12:00am
February 22, 2012
Letter: A fourth-week review from the Capitol
The focus of attention at the Capitol this week was the governor's State of the State address and reactions to it. While the speech was lean on details, he did seem to offer to change his tone and create a more positive and productive environment than his earlier harsh comments and...
February 22, 2012 - 12:00am
February 14, 2012
Magnus 80th birthday
Alice Magnus, Slayton, will celebrate her 80th birthday Thursday. Greetings may be sent to her at 7750 E. Broadway, No. 747, Mesa, Ariz. 85...
February 14, 2012 - 12:00am
February 2, 2012
Letter: Anti-casino bill letter was on the mark
Mike Bogle's letter on gambling as printed in the Daily Globe was just the right medicine. The mob that owns these sports teams always strives to secure as much public taxpayer funding for their stadiums as they can. The metro lawmakers avoid tying themselves to bills such as a...
February 2, 2012 - 12:00am
January 26, 2012
Letter: Gambling is a bad bet
When I read that Doug Magnus wanted to fund a new stadium by building a new casino in downtown Minneapolis, I was surprised because he doesn't look that dumb. Taking money from poor people to build a sports stadium? As Lord Farquaad said when he learned that Shrek was in love with...
January 26, 2012 - 12:00am
January 15, 2012
Regional state legislators size up approaching session
WORTHINGTON -- Taxes and the state budget, particularly in the areas of education and human and health services, were the central topics Saturday...
January 15, 2012 - 9:10pm
January 6, 2012
Legislative Breakfast scheduled for Jan. 14
WORTHINGTON -- The Government Affairs Committee of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a Legislative Breakfast at 8 a.m. Jan. 14 at Hickory Lodge. Invited to attend are District 22 Sen. Doug Magnus, R-Slayton, District 22A Rep. Joe Schomacker, R-Luverne, and District...
January 6, 2012 - 9:55pm
December 9, 2011
Capital Chatter: Conflicting information slows stadium agreement
ST. PAUL -- Trying to agree on how to fund a new Vikings football stadium is hard enough, but legislators and Gov. Mark Dayton also must deal with trying to find the facts. It's not that anyone is lying, but everyone is trying to spin their side of the story. Vikings officials...
December 9, 2011 - 9:40pm