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Wilbert "Wally" G. Rohlfsen
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Looking Back: 1964 - Fire causes excessive damage at area lumber yard
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Grant 95th birthday
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Zuehlke 65th anniversary
Certificate of Assumed Name
Notice of Hearing on Proposed Improvement
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Notice of Postponement of Foreclosure
Data: July 29, 2014
July 21, 2010
As others see it: Oil flow stoppage is just first step
After spewing oil for 87 days into the Gulf of Mexico, the runaway oil well was finally brought under control as BP engineers closed all the...
opinion / editorials
July 21, 2010 - 12:00am
June 23, 2010
Brief: Deadline nears for oil portrait workshop
WINDOM -- The Business, Arts & Recreation Center Education Connection program will offer a three-day Portraits in Oil Workshop from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. July 15-17 in room 105, BARC, 1012 Fifth Ave., Windom. The workshop will introduce participants to the method of creating heirloom...
news / business
June 23, 2010 - 8:49pm
June 1, 2010
Column: Obama's empathy
WASHINGTON -- It took almost a full hour of President Obama's news conference for the professor president to come down from his lecture platform and show the human reaction to the Gulf leak accident that people had been looking for. Early on, he referred to it as a "tragedy,"...
politics / opinion
June 1, 2010 - 11:20am
January 13, 2009
Letter: Windfall tax suggested for oil companies
Looking back on the spike in gas prices does leave some questions. Experts on the oil industry would not misjudge the supply and demand that drastically wrong. Oil prices are a big influence on the economy, and we never in my lifetime had a bad economy in an election year. So I start...
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
Letter: To drill or not to drill?
In school we were taught there are no questions, except there are. One is, why should we drill in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge or offshore if it takes so long to develop? Are we that shortsighted and addicted to instant gratification? President Clinton used this excuse when...
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am
June 20, 2008
Letter: China oil drilling 'urban legend'
I read the recent letter submitted by Leroy Vetsch on China drilling for oil off the coast of Florida. I did some research and the information that I uncovered did not match Leroy's information. So, in response to that letter, I would like to set the record straight. China is not...
June 20, 2008 - 12:00am
June 17, 2008
Letter: Walz missed mark on energy act vote
Why did Congressman Tim Walz vote against energy development off the continental shelf of the United States? H.R. 3089, the "No More Excuses Energy Act of 2007," failed to pass on a vote of 226 to 183. If China can drill for oil near the continental shelf of Florida, why can't our...
June 17, 2008 - 12:00am
May 15, 2008
Letter: Plenty of fossil fuels still available
There are now more known oil reserves than ever, yet we are still being told we are running out of oil by "big oil," which wants to keep prices high, and the "greens," who want us to go back to the horse and buggy days. Unless America abandons her "fossil fuel is running out" mentality...
May 15, 2008 - 12:00am