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Flu cases nearly double across South Dakota
On MLK Day, Minnesota speakers say justice, equality still unanswered
Longtime Iowa state senator pushes for conservation fund
Prep roundup: Pipestone Area wins Big South Conference wrestling tournament; Three Trojans seniors place first
Prep roundup: Two late goals lift LS-H/SP past Luverne
Under one roof: Six Lady Jays players living together become a family
Reporter rap: Illegitimate Super Bowl without the Cowboys?
MW wrestling: Preuss 0-2 at Ridgewater Open
Column: Hosea, can you see
Column: Can Trump's Cabinet save him from himself?
GOP boosts expansion of rural broadband
Column: What happened to the honeymoon?
Column: Tillerson's foreign policy -- Russia first
Edward "Bud" John
Judy K. Thies
Leland "Lee" Hardekopf
Douglas C. McClure
Herb chicken and mushrooms easy, elegant dinner favorite
A fast-food salad you’ll want to make at home
Column: Nose for news and all other noses once were pressed into these
Paulzines embrace adoption, finalize fourth in November
Disheveled Theologian: A 'd-icey' adventure
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Five generations: Ebeling family
Wachter 95th birthday
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Public Notice of operating budge for 2017 fiscal year
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January 26, 2015
Need for Speed
SIBLEY, Iowa — Approximately 35 students gathered Saturday morning in the halls of Sibley-Ocheyedan High School to demonstrate their “Need...
January 26, 2015 - 8:05pm
January 7, 2015
‘Beargrease’ sled dog race date may be changed
DULUTH — The fate of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon will be decided Sunday afternoon. That’s when the 13 members of the event’s board of directors will hold a teleconference to discuss the pros and cons of sticking to the originally scheduled Jan. 25 race date or postponing...
January 7, 2015 - 8:59pm
November 5, 2014
Walz, Peterson headed back to D.C.
Rep. Tim Walz turned back a challenge from a tenacious opponent Tuesday, and the Mankato Democrat won a fifth two-year term representing Minnesota in the First District of the U.S House of Representatives. Walz, a former Mankato school teacher and retired command sergeant major...
November 5, 2014 - 1:55am
October 23, 2014
Column: A Democrat who embraces Obama
WASHINGTON — David Perdue took the cheap and easy route. The Republican Senate candidate in Georgia, like Republican candidates in most other competitive races, calculated that the surest road to victory was to tie his opponent, in this case Democrat Michelle Nunn, to President...
October 23, 2014 - 9:23pm
October 21, 2014
Pipestone sees county commissioner race in District 4
Editor’s note: The following are written responses to questions posed to the candidates; they are published in the form they are received and not edited. Daniel Wildermuth Office sought: Pipestone County Commissioner, District 4 How long have you lived in your district? Lived...
October 21, 2014 - 7:04pm
October 15, 2014
Pipestone County has contenders for auditor, sheriff races
Editor’s note: The following are written responses to questions posed to the candidates; they are published in the form they are received and not edited. Amanda Baarson-Sandy Office sought: Pipestone County Auditor Occupation: Certified Public Accountant — Meulebroeck, Taubert...
October 15, 2014 - 8:35pm
October 14, 2014
Different strokes for different candidates
DULUTH — Mark Dayton and Jeff Johnson see the world differently. Very differently. Democratic Gov. Dayton wants the minimum wage to rise as planned, saying, “I believe in the old-fashioned notion that work should pay” for the necessities of life. His Republican challenger,...
October 14, 2014 - 8:14pm
October 5, 2014
Fans’ warmth makes for cool race day
The winning woman had to take a bathroom break before making her move. The top man had never done this before. Along the way, a rowdy crowd...
October 5, 2014 - 7:38pm
September 14, 2014
King Turkey Day celebration
September 14, 2014 - 9:10pm
So, so close...
WORTHINGTON — Fans of outdoor festivals — and of racing poultry down city streets — gathered along 10th Street Saturday to watch the first...
September 14, 2014 - 8:20pm
September 9, 2014
WORTHINGTON — The battle has been fought for many years, but as Worthington’s 75th King Turkey Day celebration approaches, Paycheck’s race...
September 9, 2014 - 8:25pm
August 25, 2014
Slain Missouri teen remembered with calls for peace, justice
ST. LOUIS — Family and supporters of Michael Brown Monday celebrated the life of the black teenager slain by a white officer in Ferguson, Missouri,...
August 25, 2014 - 8:37pm
August 19, 2014
Racial unrest mounts
FERGUSON, Mo. — U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday called for calm and a change in police tactics in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, which has been...
August 19, 2014 - 8:06pm
Column: Theater of the Absurd in Ferguson, Mo.
It was in a college theater class that I learned about a genre called “Theater of the Absurd.” These were plays written mostly by European playwrights between the 1940s and 1960s, as well as a certain style that flowed from their work. What reminded me of this is now “playing”...
August 19, 2014 - 3:04pm
August 18, 2014
Column: The boundaries of identity
SAN DIEGO — Who’s afraid of a little ‘ol hyphen? Apparently, some of my readers. What sets off many of them is when I refer to myself as a “Mexican-American.” What sets me off is when they have the audacity to confront me over it. The latest skirmish started with a column...
August 18, 2014 - 9:04pm