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Spirit Lake man drowns in East Lake Okoboji
Hastings beats Worthington in Timberwolves 'Our Courts. Our Future' contest
Three file thus far for Murray County Sheriff
Murray County hires interim director of sheriff
Man wounded by officer after standoff in Twin Cities suburb
Early returns positive for 2019 Gopher football recruiting class
Summit League to move offices to Sioux Falls
Section 3A tennis: Luverne tops Worthington to advance to state
Section 3AA golf: Trojan girls place fifth, advance
Section 3A golf: MCC girls, boys post solid scores
Show ’n shine is Saturday at Spomer Classics
Rock County has first Princess Kay finalist
Area veteran says he’s suffering consequences of antimalarial drug prescribed during 148th Fighter Wing deployment
SD capitalizing on rising tourism from new market segments
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Commentary: Lead yourself well at every age
Commentary: Would you pay $618 a month for dog food?
Letter: Reception for rural school exhibit is Sunday
Judy Mae Dunker
John Henry De Jager
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Dorothy Mae Kramer
Worthington to host Group Workcamp in July 2019
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Study: Minnesotans, North Dakotans more likely to suffer depression
Twin Cities program helps memory care patients connect
Setting rules can prevent caregiver burnout
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Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
May 16, 2018
Irvin faces a tight squeeze as preliminary plans to move historic ship underway in Duluth
DULUTH, Minn.—Plans are being laid to move the SS William A. Irvin out of Minnesota Slip for the first time in more than three decades....
May 16, 2018 - 11:38am
May 15, 2018
Pipeline advocates visit Baxter amid statewide debate over Line 3
BAXTER, Minn.—Representatives of Minnesotans for Line 3 stopped in Baxter Tuesday, May 15, to present their side of a debate that's been...
May 15, 2018 - 10:30pm
April 29, 2018
Air quality improving after Superior, Wis., refinery explosion
SUPERIOR, Wis. — The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Saturday, April 28, that...
April 29, 2018 - 10:02pm
April 27, 2018
Focus shifts for fire cleanup: Superior recovers as refinery monitors safety
SUPERIOR, Wis. — Superior's evacuation order has been lifted, but the mop-up continues on the scene of Thursday's massive fire at the Husky...
April 27, 2018 - 7:26pm
April 9, 2018
Lawmakers look at increased penalties for attacking police
ST. PAUL — Tensions have ramped up in the past couple of years between law enforcement officers and some communities they serve. Some states...
April 9, 2018 - 3:19pm
March 5, 2018
GOP lawmakers concerned about 3M lawsuit settlement
ST. PAUL—Some lawmakers fear state agencies will drain funds away from a lawsuit settlement with iconic Minnesota business 3M, which is...
March 5, 2018 - 4:31pm
February 19, 2018
Minnesota vs. Minnesota: Agency pushes back in $5 billion 3M suit
ST. PAUL — The state's $5 billion lawsuit against 3M is looking more like a case of Minnesota vs. Minnesota. Two parts of state government are contradicting each other about the central issue in the suit: whether pollution caused by the 3M Co. has raised rates of certain health...
February 19, 2018 - 6:00am
February 10, 2018
Minnesota vs. 3M: A guide to the $5B trial: State’s biggest environmental lawsuit, over company’s PFCs in groundwater, starts this month
ST. PAUL — Call it the $5 billion Teflon trial — Minnesota's biggest environmental lawsuit ever. When the trial of the State of Minnesota vs. 3M Co. starts Feb. 20, it will pit the state against what may be its most-loved company. The state attorney general will be taking...
February 10, 2018 - 4:25pm
February 3, 2018
'Permanent pollutant': Salt to melt ice on streets posing growing risk to Minnesota's lakes
MOORHEAD — Salt applied to streets and roads to melt snow and ice is becoming a growing environmental concern in some areas of the country,...
February 3, 2018 - 1:34pm
November 20, 2017
Minn. seeks $5 billion for alleged 3M pollution
ST. PAUL—Minnesota is seeking $5 billion in damages from 3M Co. in what could become one of the largest environmental lawsuits in the nation's history. In Hennepin County District Court documents filed Friday, the attorney general charged that chemicals manufactured by Maplewood-based...
November 20, 2017 - 8:52pm
August 11, 2017
Water quality remains a Minnesota problem. State launches effort to make improvements.
ST. PAUL—The governor called for making the Minnesota River "fishable and swimmable" within 10 years. That was then-Minnesota Gov. Arne...
August 11, 2017 - 11:35am
April 28, 2017
Livestock advocates worry about appeals court ruling on feedlot operators
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Livestock advocates in the Upper Great Plains say it's too soon to know how a District of Columbia ruling that sided...
April 28, 2017 - 8:05pm
March 18, 2017
Outside Camp Ripley, pine trees and prairie stand sentinel
CAMP RIPLEY, Minn. — Two years ago, Minnesota lawmakers jump started efforts to keep the area around Minnesota's main military base green and...
March 18, 2017 - 4:30pm
December 27, 2016
Letter: Carbon dioxide is not pollution
By Phil Drietz, Delhi Here’s a response to the Dec. 19 column, “If Trump stands athwart progress on climate change, he'll be in for a fight.” Burning fossil fuels creates carbon dioxide (CO2), but does it cause global warming? Open two 12-ounce cans of soda, and put one in...
December 27, 2016 - 10:39pm
November 25, 2016
Capital Chatter: Legislature by the numbers
ST. PAUL -- The Nov. 8 election was unpredictable and the 2017 Minnesota Legislature likely will be, too. GOP candidates took many by surprise, including some fellow Republicans, and took over the state Senate. The GOP held a Senate majority in 2011-2012, but because of the election...
November 25, 2016 - 9:01pm