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'A Brush with Kindness': Habitat for Humanity begins home repair program
Safety first as schools open; WMS crosswalk 'greatly improved'
WPD: Lock your cars
Lake Park offers residents a treasure hunt
Branstad to visit region on Sunday
Prep girls soccer: Worthington plays well in opener
Cross country: HL-O's Edwards, Knutson win in Jackson
Prep volleyball: Pipestone Area wins, Luverne loses in season openers
College football: Minnesota West to open on the road
Scott Rall: Get ready for a new Labor Day tradition
Letter: A hurt and angry mom
Column: New district teachers get support
Column: A legacy in question
Letter: Senior Day at fair was appreciated
Letter: MNsure - A step forward for rural Minnesotans
Marilyn Kay Taarud
Floyd H. Buntjer
Celestine "Sally" Sieve Maiers
Richard "Dick" J. Clarke
Feats of strength: Jacob Dagel trains for Strongman competition
Column: Listen up, kids (especially if you're hungry)
Column: A new friend can be an answer to prayer
Religion briefs: Aug. 21
1939: Chautauqua pavilion to be razed
Out and About
Westman 109th birthday
Birth: Aug. 23, 2014
Wolff 90th birthday
Niessink 50th anniversary
Notice of Public Hearing of Okabena-Ocheda Watershed Budget
Data: Aug. 23, 2014
Notice of Foreclosure Postponement
Summary of School Board Meeting
Summary of School Board Meeting
August 7, 2014
Peterson, Sinner talk grain train delays
CAVALIER, N.D. — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson and George Sinner know about the problem. They’ve heard from plenty of farmers about rail shipment delays. What’s harder to grasp is an immediate solution. Sinner and Peterson heard from farmers, retailers and bankers in Cavalier...
August 7, 2014 - 11:00pm
July 16, 2014
Column: MNsure report ignores key facts
PRESTON — Recently, Gov. Mark Dayton and Democrats in control of the state legislature touted a preliminary report from the University of Minnesota’s State Health Access Data Assistance Center (SHADAC) that purports to show a significant drop in the number of Minnesotans without...
July 16, 2014 - 8:46pm
May 28, 2014
Value of GOP endorsement to be tested
ROCHESTER — The Minnesota Republican Party’s process for endorsing candidates is at a tipping point. The 2,200 delegates to the GOP state convention this weekend in Rochester must show they can endorse candidates for governor and U.S. senator who are capable of winning elections....
May 28, 2014 - 9:12pm
May 18, 2014
MN legislative session ended on personal note
ST. PAUL — Minnesota state Sen. Kent Eken fought for years to increase pay for those who care for the elderly and disabled, but as state legislators wound down their 2014 session, he made it personal. “I had a brother who was intellectually disabled,” Eken said about Kyle,...
May 18, 2014 - 10:02pm
May 9, 2014
‘I’m proud to be a flip-flopper’
ST. PAUL — Rep. Leon Lillie set the stage for a memorable and emotional Minnesota legislative debate. “This stuff is personal,” the North St. Paul Democrat said Friday regarding discussion about allowing medical marijuana use in Minnesota. “This could be us.” Rep. Rod...
May 9, 2014 - 9:19pm
April 16, 2014
Rep. Hamilton hears from constituents
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota Legislature may be on its Easter break this week, but it has been far from a break from District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton (R-Mountain Lake) as he made his second visit to Worthington in two days Tuesday for a listening session on health care for the aging. Hamilton,...
April 16, 2014 - 8:43pm
March 31, 2014
Walz covers issues in visit to Worthington
WORTHINGTON — Tim Walz said things are starting to warm a little bit — and the U.S. Representative from Minnesota wasn’t only talking about the weather. “The one thing I would say is it appears over the last several months, there is maybe a bit of a thaw in the politics,...
March 31, 2014 - 8:43pm
March 17, 2014
Peterson will seek re-election
MOORHEAD — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson had a few things to take care of to prepare for his 13th campaign for Congress: pass a pilot’s physical and get his plane in tip-top shape to fly across northwestern Minnesota. After months of speculation about retirement and an early move...
March 17, 2014 - 8:46pm
December 2, 2010
Hamilton: House Majority Whip
ST. PAUL -- Dist. 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake was elected House Majority Whip by his House Republican colleagues Tuesday. The position is the third-most powerful in the House Republican caucus. Hamilton said the main function of the Majority Whip is to gather votes on...
December 2, 2010 - 10:53pm
November 12, 2010
Walz meets with JCC ag students
JACKSON -- Recently re-elected to his third term in the U.S. Congress, Rep. Tim Walz visited the high school agriculture classroom at Jackson...
November 12, 2010 - 8:42pm
July 8, 2010
Walz receives legislative reward
ROCHESTER -- Rep. Tim Walz received the Legislator of the Year Award from the National Association of County Veterans Service Officers (NACVSO) Wednesday at Soldier's Field Veterans Memorial in Rochester. Walz received the award in recognition of his record in Congress working on...
July 8, 2010 - 9:08pm
March 23, 2010
Legislature takes budget bite amid rural complaints
ST. PAUL -- The fight for increasingly scarce state money is getting heated. As lawmakers approved trimming Minnesota spending by $313 million Monday, rural and urban representatives fought over some of the remaining money. "Greater Minnesota gets the short end of everything we...
March 23, 2010 - 12:00am