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Nobles County to receive veterans transport van
Report: Boundary Waters nets $77 million from summer visitors
Soon, some will get through Twin Cities airport security with a fingerprint or iris scan
Pickups falling through lake ice as officials put out warnings
BANDA: Reshaping soul food's identity
Twin Cities broadcaster dies in Florida
Wild focused on increasing lead over Blackhawks before 6-day break
Doug Wolter: Champions are built, not born
High school sports roundup: RRC girls complete undefeated conference season
Twins' Gibson hopes new motion will deliver healthier arm
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Developmentally disabled caregivers would receive raises under plan
Keeping our promise on the Supreme Court
Let’s keep eyes and ears open in the ‘swamp’
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Madeleine Ruth Naumann
Elta E. Barker
Edna De Wilde
Lloyd John Ebner
Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
You gotta have heart: Heart attack recovery sets new priorities for Murphy
Disheveled Theologian: Some thoughts on love in this Valentines week
Looking Back: 1942 -- Worthington taking part in 'salvage for victory' program
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August 30, 2013
Housing officials to lead discussion in Worthington
Sept. 4 meeting will focus on area shortage, possible solutions
August 30, 2013 - 9:08pm
A failure to communicate: Added ice storm funding for region part of special session acrimony
BY DON DAVIS, Forum News Service FALCON HEIGHTS — Democrats who control state government showed disagreements and problems communicating...
August 30, 2013 - 9:05pm
County budget close to being balanced
Exception in number could prevent major cuts that had been expected
August 30, 2013 - 9:00pm
Woman fights 'land of minimum wage'
BY DON DAVIS, Forum News Service FALCON HEIGHTS — Jessica English is a face of a newly revived effort to raise Minnesota’s minimum wage. She earned minimum wage while working in rural western Minnesota, places such as Fergus Falls, Ortonville and Kerkhoven. A case worker...
August 30, 2013 - 8:50pm
August 29, 2013
Editorial: The burden of local levy limits
It appears Nobles County will see many potential needs unmet in 2014, but not as a result its staff or commissioners.
August 29, 2013 - 9:12am
August 28, 2013
Column: Greater Minnesota needs to speak up
By DAN DORMAN ALBERT LEA — Before I was a legislator and economic development director for the city of Albert Lea, I sold tires. And, let me tell you, if there’s even a tiny hole anywhere in a tire, the whole thing slowly goes flat. That’s the same lesson I hope to spread...
August 28, 2013 - 11:52am
August 26, 2013
As others see it: State fair still a great spot to get together
Minnesota’s State Fair — 12 days for fun-filled excitement — has begun on the fairgrounds in Falcon Heights.
August 26, 2013 - 2:30pm
August 23, 2013
Capitol Chatter: New candidate happy to talk to fair visitors
FALCON HEIGHTS — Rob Farnsworth was a bit on the lonely side as the Minnesota State Fair opened. It may be that 15 months before the next...
August 23, 2013 - 9:45pm
August 16, 2013
Leaders change direction: Effort on to avoid special session in St. Paul
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislative leaders and Gov. Mark Dayton talked for days about the need to hold a special session to help communities...
August 16, 2013 - 10:01pm
August 12, 2013
As others see it: Leaders must hear business concerns
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative leaders are discussing a possible September special session to appropriate funding for disaster relief and overturn a sales tax on farm implement repair. There is apparently strong bipartisan support for action on both of these items.
August 12, 2013 - 4:18pm
August 9, 2013
Farmers have many reasons not to cry about farm bill
REDWOOD FALLS — Outside the Minnesota Corn Growers Association Farmfest tent, a sign urged people to go inside and send an email to U.S. lawmakers urging quick action on the federal farm bill. Inside, two computers stood idle for much of the three-day farm show.
August 9, 2013 - 10:16pm
Column: Comprehensive immigration reform is pro-growth, pro-ag
ST. PAUL — Earlier this year, the U.S. Senate passed a commonsense immigration reform measure in a strongly bipartisan fashion. This was an important step in the right direction — especially for producers, farm workers and rural communities.
August 9, 2013 - 2:31pm
August 5, 2013
Column: Good talking point, poor policy
ST. PAUL — Despite data affirming Governor Dayton’s public policy directional course change, conservative public policymakers remain utterly convinced that tax increases and government spending are bad. Their conviction flows from ideology, not facts, so their certainty is unimpeded...
August 5, 2013 - 11:56am
July 29, 2013
Column: 2013 - The year of the attack on farmers by legislative Democrats
MAZEPPA — With the annual FarmFest event just days away, many Minnesota farmers might be wondering how their lives may change thanks to the decisions made by Gov. Mark Dayton and our new DFL-led legislature.
July 29, 2013 - 12:04pm
July 13, 2013
Column: State leaders say one thing, do the opposite
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans, prepare to dig deeper into your pocketbooks following actions of the 2013 Legislature. Companies are being asked to pay a very high premium for the privilege of doing business in Minnesota. Many changes in tax law took effect July 1, and many are retroactive...
July 13, 2013 - 12:00am