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Water & Light Commission backs new housing program
Sunday traffic stop nets two arrests, 20 pounds of meth
Black Friday better for retailers, including small stores, than Small Business Saturday
Area agencies begin new TZD enforcement period
Wilmont Fire Department awarded grant
Gophers coach P.J. Fleck receives contract extension but no added raise
The Drill (Episode 32: Nov. 22, 2017)
Injury woes challenge UMD hockey
Red-hot Murphy helps Gophers rout Alabama A&M to go 5-0
Two Gopher offensive linemen questionable for Saturday
Column: There’s plenty to celebrate on Thanksgiving
Column: Hospice care includes many non-cancer diagnoses
Letter: Let’s be honest about MinnesotaCare expansion costs
Letter: Time to ‘Ring the Bell’ to help in Nobles County
Letter: To respect the flag, stand for it
Steven Douglas Engler
Barry M. Iwen
Duane R. Klooster
Leatrice (Underwood) Koening
My honest list of thanks
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
Disheveled Theologian: Theological Stocking Stuffers, Week 2 -- Angel Anxiety Advice
On the menu for brides
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Carlsbeek 50th anniversary
Brock 65th anniversary
Winter 98th birthday
Namanny 90th birthday
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August 16, 2017
Do you pay for local journalism? Today's blank front page draws attention to importance of local news
Ann Daley needs to know the "full skinny" about what is happening in her community. So she turns to her local newspaper for everything from...
August 16, 2017 - 6:54am
Whiteout front page draws attention to importance of local news
Ann Daley needs to know the "full skinny" about what is happening in her community. So she turns to her local newspaper for everything from city council decisions to where there is a taco feed. "It is local events that I like to know about," the 86-year-old woman said about what she...
August 16, 2017 - 6:25am
June 23, 2017
As others see it: Newspapers still top choice for news
Those who believe newspapers are becoming a relic of the past should update their thinking. Survey after survey shows today’s local newspapers are still highly regarded and heavily relied upon for providing information residents trust and demand.
June 23, 2017 - 10:52pm
May 15, 2017
Chronicles of history: Museum creates exhibit on county’s newspapers
WORTHINGTON — Few businesses can say they have served the residents of Nobles County for a century, and even fewer can boast nearly 150 years...
May 15, 2017 - 6:32pm
October 5, 2015
Column: Why community newspapers matter
By RAY MOSBY “I got credit down at the grocery store and my barber tells me jokes…” —Roger Miller ROLLING FORK, Miss. — The chosen theme for this year’s National Newspaper Week (Oct. 4-10) is “Power of the Press,” and that power, it seems to me, is a very relative...
October 5, 2015 - 3:59pm
June 22, 2012
As others see it: Government not a fair competitor
Government's duplication of and competition with the private sector has been a public policy issue for years. Unfortunately, government is encroaching in new, more aggressive and troubling ways. ... As email and online services have diminished the volume and significance of the U.S....
June 22, 2012 - 12:00am
March 30, 2011
Column: Old, new ideas in newspapers not so different
March 30, 2011 - 2:30pm
June 24, 2010
Thief River Falls newspaper sold
THIEF RIVER FALLS - The Thief River Falls Times/Northern Watch newspaper has been sold, but its new publisher is more than familiar with northwestern Minnesota. John Mattson, Thief River Falls Times owner, told his staff of 19 on Monday of the sale of the paper and its printing plant...
June 24, 2010 - 10:06am
August 5, 2009
Red Wing Eagle to publish twice weekly
RED WING - The Red Wing Republican Eagle will publish two days a week instead of five days effective Sept. 2. The newspaper will have print editions Wednesdays and Saturdays, starting Sept. 2.
August 5, 2009 - 11:52am
March 17, 2009
Editorial: Thoughts on Sunshine Week
This week is Sunshine Week, an initiative of journalism organizations across the country that focuses on open government and access to information. We...
March 17, 2009 - 12:00am
Students redesign newspapers
One teacher hung two papers on a classroom marker board Wednesday, one with letters and pictures in ink and another with photos and text drawn...
February 17, 2009 - 11:00am
May 9, 2008
Column: Readership strong, on the rise
WORTHINGTON -- It is time for newspapers and their staffs to tell the other side of the story regarding our industry. Recent news stories told about the decline of newspaper circulation in most of the major metro markets across the country. But, what we didn't read about is the readership...
May 9, 2008 - 12:00am