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SHIP, JCC schools see success in health food promotion
SHIP coordinator talks strategy for improving health of residents
Four men held in connection with shooting of demonstrators
Worthington man makes appearance in domestic assault case
Prep girls basketball: Opportunities out there for Worthington
Scott Rall: A Christmas list for the outdoors person
Prep boys basketball: Tracy-Milroy-Balaton takes key clash
Prep boys basketball: Nice second half not enough for Worthington
Prep hockey: Worthington falls short on the road
Column: How to talk to your child about ISIS
Column: Cry havoc -- and then it's milk and cookies
Letter: Manna Food Pantry gives thanks for drive support
Letter: Canada geese or Canadian geese?
Column: Caution with refugees is a must
Ann M. Fury
Lorene A. Schettler
LaVerne W. Morris
Rosella (Smeins) McCorkell
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Out & About: Nov. 28-Dec. 13
Looking Back: 1990 -- Nobles County commissioners appoint 23-member advisory committee
Taekwondo: Son and father earn their black belts together
Column: No shortage of food for the 1930 holiday season
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November 26, 2015
Protesters march, police launch manhunt
MINNEAPOLIS — Marchers protested the death of a young black man at the hands of police. Police hunted men who fired into a crowd of protesters. Racial tensions heightened Tuesday in Minnesota’s largest city. Hundreds marched to Minneapolis City Hall from near where 24-year-old...
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November 24, 2015
General Mills to use only cage-free eggs in U.S. by 2025
GOLDEN VALLEY — General Mills Inc. will use only cage-free eggs in its U.S. operations by 2025, it said Tuesday, marking the first time the...
November 24, 2015 - 4:22pm
Nobles County 4-H’ers, volunteers recognized at banquet
FULDA — Nobles County 4-H’ers and volunteers were recognized during the annual Nobles County 4-H Achievement Banquet Saturday evening in...
November 24, 2015 - 1:48pm
November 23, 2015
Turkey farmers thankful to still be working
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota turkey growers are back in time for Thanksgiving. Minnesota governors annually recognize the state turkey industry,...
November 23, 2015 - 10:31pm
As others see it: Time for a special session
With plant shutdowns being announced seemingly daily now on the Iron Range and in Northeastern Minnesota — and with Minnesotans by the hundreds suddenly out of work, their families’ lives and their communities tossed into disarray — the only question with regard to offering...
opinion / editorials
November 23, 2015 - 3:49pm
November 20, 2015
MVTV project among recipients of broadband grants
ST. PAUL — Lt. Gov. Tina Smith and the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) announced Friday that $11 million in grants have been awarded for projects to expand broadband access in 15 Greater Minnesota communities. “We need border-to-border broadband...
November 20, 2015 - 9:46pm
November 18, 2015
Letter: 'Costly debacle' of MNsure must cease
Recently, the Minnesota Department of Commerce alerted residents and families who obtain health insurance through MNsure that they can expect to pay significantly more in premium costs. I have heard outrage from a number of them. According to the department, the average rate increases...
opinion / letters
November 18, 2015 - 5:16pm
November 17, 2015
Republicans increase demand to pause refugee flow
ST. PAUL — Republicans from the U.S. House speaker to Upper Midwest state lawmakers want the United States to delay admitting Syrian refugees until the country’s terrorist screening program can be reviewed. While it is unclear whether more-than-two-dozen governors who want...
November 17, 2015 - 8:10pm
November 13, 2015
Buffer law still draws more questions than answers
WORTHINGTON — With seemingly more questions than answers, Minnesota’s new buffer law may just be an attorney’s dream come true. At least that’s what Kurt Deter says. Deter specializes in drainage law in Minnesota, representing nearly 50 watershed districts and providing counsel...
November 13, 2015 - 9:33pm
November 12, 2015
Minnesota Republican senators don't want offices in new St. Paul building
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Senate Republicans refuse to move into a nearly complete $90 million building they say is a waste of money. Senate Minority Leader David Hann, R-Eden Prairie, said his members see no reason a move is needed now. In a year, voters will go to the polls to pick...
News / politics
November 12, 2015 - 9:26pm
Special session being sought by Dayton for unemployed miner benefits
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton wants Minnesota lawmakers to meet in a special legislative session to extend unemployment benefits for laid-off miners. The state projects that 596 miners will run out of regular unemployment payments before the Legislature is slated to return to work...
News / politics
November 12, 2015 - 9:24pm
Column: MNSure and indifferent lawmakers are fleecing Minnesotans
By DISTRICT 28B REP. GREG DAVIDS PRESTON — Remember when Tom Brokaw used to host a five-minute news segment called the “Fleecing of America?” Well, we could do a week-long miniseries on the thousands of residents who are now being fleeced thanks to Obamacare, MNsure and...
opinion / columns
November 12, 2015 - 9:22pm
November 11, 2015
MnDOT commissioner's home previously owned by Queen of England
ST. PAUL — There’s a lot to love in Minnesota Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle’s new Minneapolis home. It has five bedrooms, a big lot on Cedar Lake and a butler’s pantry that makes it “great for entertaining,” according to the sales literature. But its most...
November 11, 2015 - 9:39pm
D- grade for Minnesota in integrity study
By KATIE G. NELSON, Center for Public Integrity ST. PAUL — On a grueling final day of the legislative session last May, Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt breezed through the final language of a major budget bill, passing motions at the pace of an auctioneer as his colleagues...
News / politics
November 11, 2015 - 9:38pm
November 10, 2015
Lawmakers say state not putting child safety first in abuse cases
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislators who crafted legislation earlier this year to make sure a child’s safety is first priority in abuse cases say the state is not following through with that requirement. Rep. Ron Kresha, R-Little Falls, opened a Tuesday meeting of a legislative...
November 10, 2015 - 8:15pm