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Chronic drunken drivers continue to traverse Minn. roads to put others at risk
Reading man sentenced in fraud case
In search of 'Dead Man's Curve': Minn.'s DOT uses data to find dangerous roads
New apartment complex for homeless veterans opening at Fort Snelling
Ellsworth man pleads not guilty to Ellsworth school damage, theft
The Drill (Episode 23: Sept. 20, 2017)
Tuesday prep roundup: WHS boys soccer team rolls on
Cross country: LQPV/DB wins in Madison
Girls tennis: Worthington nips Marshall, 4-3
Girls soccer: Offense hard to find in 8-0 WHS loss
Column: District 518 continuing to offer PASS
How reading can make you healthier and happier
Bygone staples and technology of the 1970s
Mystery plant has edible berries
Patience is a virtue, especially in gardening
Terrie L. Roede
Randy R. Roede
Looking Back: 1992 -- Wellstone was speaker at King Turkey Day
KTD speaker: Start noticing people
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
Column: Sunday afternoon outing sufficient for true world wonder
Looking Back: 1992 -- Bristow joins staff of local insurer
out and about
Bruns 50th anniversary
Jensen 85th birthday
Hohensee 50th anniversary
Wallace 80th birthday
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Notice of hearing on proposed assessment
Notice of hearing on proposed assessment
June 27, 2017
Labor Department to review Obama-era rule that would expand overtime pay
WASHINGTON - The Labor Department said it is formally requesting feedback on a rule that would expand overtime pay to millions of workers - a...
June 27, 2017 - 5:56pm
March 4, 2017
Obama denies wiretapping Trump during president's campaign
WASHINGTON -- A spokesman for Barack Obama on Saturday rejected claims from U.S. President Donald Trump that the former president had wiretapped him in October during the late stages of the presidential election campaign. "Neither President Obama nor any White House official ever...
March 4, 2017 - 1:28pm
February 20, 2017
Who’s your favorite president?
WORTHINGTON — Presidents Day is best known as a day off and a three-day weekend — for some people. It also comes with all kinds of presidential sales — especially on, inexplicably, mattresses. But beyond the deals on memory foam and fluffy pillows, the holiday was established...
February 20, 2017 - 9:00pm
November 2, 2016
Reactions mixed to Obama’s comments about pipeline reroute
BISMARCK – President Barack Obama’s comments about possibly rerouting the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline drew mixed reactions Wednesday, with tribal leaders applauding it and calling for a halt to construction and others warning that prolonging the situation will threaten...
November 2, 2016 - 5:03pm
October 7, 2016
Capital Chatter: Obama promotes his rural agenda
ST. PAUL -- Many rural Americans, who are heavily Republican, are not happy with how President Barack Obama has dealt with their issues as he nears the end of eight years in office. The Democratic president says he has done well. "I’ve spent most of my life living in big cities,"...
October 7, 2016 - 9:55pm
June 19, 2016
Local 4-H’er selected to attend 2017 Presidential Inauguration
FULDA — A Nobles County teen will travel with approximately 45 other 4-H’ers from across Minnesota to attend the 2017 Presidential Inauguration...
June 19, 2016 - 8:13pm
June 16, 2016
Obama meets massacre survivors, assails homegrown terrorism
ORLANDO, Fla. — President Barack Obama met survivors of a gay nightclub massacre and relatives of the 49 people killed Thursday and said the...
June 16, 2016 - 8:40pm
June 14, 2016
Column: Trump exploits tragedy to smear Muslims, Obama
WASHINGTON — How long will it be before American Muslims are forced to wear yellow badges with the star and crescent? Donald Trump, the man Republicans will nominate to be president, has already said that, in addition to banning Muslim immigration, he would also look at closing...
June 14, 2016 - 4:24pm
June 9, 2016
Obama approves broader role for US forces in Afghanistan
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — President Barack Obama has approved giving the U.S. military greater ability to accompany and enable Afghan forces battling a resilient Taliban insurgency, in a move to assist them more proactively on the battlefield, a U.S. official told Reuters. The senior...
June 9, 2016 - 10:29pm
May 26, 2016
Shaping the future: Esther Ernst — Sibley-Ocheyedan’s ‘Grandma E’ — receives Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award
SIBLEY, Iowa — Some teachers call her a superstar, others call her a celebrity. Esther Ernst, widely known as “Grandma E,” humbly responds,...
May 26, 2016 - 9:12pm
Trump seeks tweets over solutions, Obama says
ISE-SHIMA, Japan — President Barack Obama disparaged Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump Thursday, saying the billionaire seeks...
May 26, 2016 - 2:46pm
May 24, 2016
Obama prods Vietnam on rights: Activists prevented from meeting POTUS during Hanoi visit
HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam — U.S. President Barack Obama chided Vietnam on political freedoms Tuesday after critics of its communist-run government...
May 24, 2016 - 9:05pm
May 23, 2016
Taliban meet on succession as Obama confirms leader’s death
PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Senior members of the Afghan Taliban met to choose a successor to their former leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour Monday after U.S. President Barack Obama confirmed his death in a drone strike inside Pakistani territory at the weekend. The Taliban themselves have...
May 23, 2016 - 3:54pm
May 13, 2016
Minnesota leaders react to Obama’s transgender restroom ruling
ST. PAUL — The Obama administration weighed in Friday on which bathrooms transgender people are allowed to use — a heated debate that has stretched from Mississippi to North Carolina to Minnesota. A letter sent to schools Friday from the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S....
May 13, 2016 - 9:25pm
May 12, 2016
As others see it: ‘Gap year’ may help some
About 3.3 million students are expected to graduate from U.S. high schools this year. One of President Barack Obama’s daughters is among them. Earlier this month, the White House announced Malia will not go directly to college. She is taking a so-called “gap year” after graduation...
May 12, 2016 - 9:23pm