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May 9, 2013
Minnesota House passes gay marriage
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota is a Senate vote and a governor's signature away from becoming the 12th state to allow gay marriage. Same-sex marriage...
May 9, 2013 - 3:12pm
Letter: Give all families equal protection and repeal DOMA
The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) singles out lawfully married same-sex couples under federal law, denying them more than 1,000 federal protections and responsibilities. Unfair-minded advocates of DOMA say that the law is in the best interests of children, but they're wrong.
April 9, 2013 - 12:00am
February 27, 2013
Same-sex marriage bill introduced in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Those on opposite sides of the same-sex marriage debate use the same argument: It is about families. Both camps made their case...
February 27, 2013 - 9:45pm
February 26, 2013
'Art of Marriage' event to be hosted at local church
WORTHINGTON -- A two-day, video-based event at Grace Community Church is designed to assist couples of all backgrounds in bettering their marriages. "The...
February 26, 2013 - 11:10pm
February 14, 2013
Marriage rally draws thousands
ST. PAUL - Three mothers of gay men joined hundreds of others in the Minnesota Capitol on Thursday with one goal. "It's important that they...
February 14, 2013 - 10:50pm
November 7, 2012
Minnesota defeats marriage amendment
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans became the first state to reject a constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage. Since a state law remains on the books, the vote does not automatically allow same-sex weddings. However, with a newly elected Democratic-Farmer-Laborite Legislature and governor,...
November 7, 2012 - 2:41am
November 1, 2012
Marriage debate heats up
November 1, 2012 - 9:04pm
March 29, 2012
Same-sex marriage debate expands around state
ST. PAUL -- Advocates on both sides of the same-sex marriage debate said they are making progress and will continue to reach out to Minnesotan voters before they cast ballots on the issue this fall. A proposed constitutional amendment voters will decide Nov. 6 would define marriage...
March 29, 2012 - 9:38pm
October 6, 2011
Some in GOP to fight anti-gay marriage amendment
ST. PAUL -- Some well-known Minnesota Republicans announced Thursday they will fight the proposed anti-gay marriage constitutional amendment,...
October 6, 2011 - 9:43pm
May 22, 2011
Gay marriage up to voters
ST. PAUL -- An 18-month campaign about gay marriage began moments after the Minnesota House approved a constitutional amendment on the issue...
May 22, 2011 - 5:53pm
December 3, 2010
Accidents WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department responded to a report of a car in the ditch at the intersection of Oxford Street and Milton Avenue. Marriage licenses The Nobles County Auditor issued the following marriage licenses in November: Christy Lee VonHoltum...
December 3, 2010 - 12:00am
March 10, 2010
Love lasts past 100 for South Dakota couple
Special to the Daily Globe The telephone rang Saturday morning, Feb. 20, as we prepared to go to the funeral of my husband's great, great uncle, John Taylor. Colin spoke on the phone for a minute, then came downstairs with an interesting look on his face. I glanced up quickly from...
March 10, 2010 - 12:00am
February 13, 2010
Names may be novel, but love remains steadfast
WORTHINGTON -- It's often said that opposites attract, but apparently like-minded -- and like-named -- people are sometimes drawn to each other,...
February 13, 2010 - 12:00am
December 15, 2009
Letter: Health care reform bill has marriage penalty
There is a huge marriage penalty in the Health Care bills now working their way through the House and Senate. For example, two single people, each making $30,000 per year, would pay $1,320 per year combined for private health insurance if the Pelosi bill was in effect now. But if...
December 15, 2009 - 12:00am
August 14, 2009
Couple finds engagement ring, 12 years after losing it
ALEXANDRIA - Some people enjoy stories of tragedy, while others prefer romance. Some enjoy mystery and suspense with an element of surprise, while others like a bit of the surreal. And heroes and despairing maidens are always popular characters. Lois Croonquist's story is sure to...
August 14, 2009 - 3:00pm