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DNR to discuss proposed license fee increases Thursday
Libraries launching eAudioBook service
WHS speech is second in Redwood Valley
Nobles County to receive veterans transport van
Report: Boundary Waters nets $77 million from summer visitors
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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January 12, 2016
Daugaard offers plan to raise teacher pay
PIERRE, S.D. — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard wants to lift South Dakota out of last place in teacher pay. In his State of the State address...
January 12, 2016 - 8:28pm
December 22, 2015
County sets 2016 budget: Commissioner pay increase draws discussion
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners worked through a long list of end-of-the-year business during a two-hour meeting Tuesday morning, including setting the 2016 final budget and levy. Neither the budget nor the levy changed since commissioners hosted a public meeting earlier...
December 22, 2015 - 8:52pm
April 5, 2015
Preschool plan may need more cash for classrooms, officials say
MOORHEAD — In Joelle Hofer’s Jump Start preschool classroom, the 4- and 5-year-olds started their Thursday afternoon session by spelling...
April 5, 2015 - 9:24pm
January 20, 2015
Minnesota looks at new nursing home funding method
ST. PAUL — Minnesota will do a better job caring for its senior citizens if nursing homes are paid based on their quality of care and the area’s average pay, backers of a nursing home funding reform bill say. Rep. Joe Schomacker, R-Luverne, and Sen. Tony Lourey, D-Kerrick,...
January 20, 2015 - 7:36pm
October 8, 2014
Column: The flat line on pay raises
WASHINGTON — Why haven’t you gotten a raise? In the past few years, corporate profits have climbed ever higher. Legions of unemployed people are now finding gainful employment, with joblessness finally falling below 6 percent. Meanwhile, if you’re anything like the average...
October 8, 2014 - 10:22pm
September 25, 2014
Direct farmer payments out, new safety net in
ST. PAUL — Complex is about to replace controversial in federal farm policy. The much-maligned practice of the federal government paying farmers, whether they needed it or not, is going away. U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack stopped in St. Paul Thursday to announce its...
September 25, 2014 - 7:56pm
April 16, 2013
Senators approve own pay raises
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota senators voted themselves and other state officials pay raises Tuesday with no debate. The only mention of the raises, part of a larger bill funding several state agencies, in the Senate came when bill sponsor Sen. Tom Saxhaug, DFL-Grand Rapids, quickly described...
April 16, 2013 - 11:04pm
December 5, 2012
Fulda Raiders pay tribute to longtime coach Carroll
FULDA -- Nearly three decades ago, Heron Lake first cousins Tom Hady and Rick Haberman were participating in a junior high track and field meet at Fulda. They remember well an enthusiastic young Raiders' coach with a bullhorn who was continually shouting out instructions telling all...
December 5, 2012 - 8:49pm
March 13, 2012
Outdoorsmen willing to pay higher fees
ST. PAUL -- It is not something heard much around the Legislature: people suggesting fees they pay go up. But Minnesota anglers and hunters...
March 13, 2012 - 9:43pm
March 8, 2012
GOP wants to use reserves to pay back schools
ST. PAUL -- Republicans want to use some of the state's surplus to pay back schools across Minnesota. "I think it is a higher priority to pay...
March 8, 2012 - 9:48pm
February 22, 2011
Wind farm developer to pay county, townships for road damage
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday approved a modification to the development agreement between the county and enXco that will have the company paying for necessary road repairs rather than contracting for the work to be done. The initial agreement stated the company...
February 22, 2011 - 8:56pm
January 18, 2011
Sanford settles claim with EMTs for overtime pay
WORTHINGTON -- Sanford Medical Center Worthington has settled a claim with the U.S. Labor Department after a complaint-based investigation revealed...
January 18, 2011 - 8:33pm
December 29, 2010
Salary comparison for county officials in southwest Minnesota
WORTHINGTON -- The Murray County commissioners opted for the third year in a row to freeze their annual salary at $18,544, something they said...
December 29, 2010 - 8:22pm