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Half-cent sales tax extension formally adopted
Council gives PBK another chance to build movie theater
U.S. Republican Senator McCain will return Tuesday for healthcare vote
New WPD officers take oath
200 immigrants in Texas were smuggled into a pitch-black trailer. 10 died, and the driver has been charged.
P.J. Fleck expects Gophers' defense to be personnel-based this season
Vikings put Latavius Murray on PUP list, Sharrif Floyd on non-football injury list
Twins finalize trade with Braves for Jaime Garcia
Reinforcements have Vikings offensive line coach Tony Sparano excited for season
Vikings' backup quarterback Case Keenum relishes extra reps
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
Letter: Student's time in Worthington is winding down
Column: Hospice doesn’t mean a surrender of hope
George B. Johnson
Jennie Van Ruler
Lorraine Emma Huehn
Disheveled Theologian: Some bright morning … or evening
Column: PWs kept farms operating when war called away farmers
Looking Back: 2007 -- Luverne airport gets key federal funding
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Column: ‘Kids Went Here’ - That’s what you could say on bronze plaque
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March 6, 2014
House passes $500 million tax cut
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota House passed a $500 million tax cut Thursday and the governor announced he wants to trim taxes $616 million, but the Senate is headed for smaller cuts. Democrats said the bill representatives passed 126-2 would provide tax relief to nearly 1 million Minnesotans,...
March 6, 2014 - 8:14pm
November 7, 2012
Republicans earn District 23 wins
JACKSON -- The eastern portion of Jackson County helped re-elect veteran state legislators to new district offices Tuesday night, Julie Rosen, a Fairmont Republican who had served as Minnesota District 22's senator for 10 years, won the District 23 seat by garnering 63.97 percent...
November 7, 2012 - 7:47pm
August 27, 2012
Republicans gain pair of amendment wins
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans' Nov. 6 ballots will show two proposed constitutional amendments with the titles the Republican-controlled Legislature wanted. Four of six Minnesota Supreme Court justices ruled Monday that Secretary of State Mark Ritchie exceeded his authority in rewriting...
August 27, 2012 - 11:01pm
February 29, 2012
'Surplus' not extra money
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's economy is doing better than the country, helping generate a modest state budget surplus, but that does not translate...
February 29, 2012 - 9:19pm
February 7, 2012
Large crowd of Nobles County Republicans gathers
WORTHINGTON -- While Don Groninga touted Rick Santorum Tuesday night at the Nobles County Republicans' caucus event, his preferred candidate...
February 7, 2012 - 10:15pm
January 19, 2012
Republicans announce plans for reforms
ST. PAUL -- Republican legislators hope to use the upcoming Minnesota legislative session to bring state government reform ideas to fruition....
January 19, 2012 - 8:21pm
July 14, 2011
Dayton, GOP reach agreement
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's three top budget negotiators walked from the governor's office Thursday evening to announce a state budget deal, frowning...
July 14, 2011 - 9:42pm
July 6, 2011
Lawmakers bleak about shutdown
ST. PAUL -- Count many Minnesota legislators among those who expect a long government shutdown. "My gut tells me that if this goes two weeks,...
July 6, 2011 - 8:28pm
July 5, 2011
Budget talks resume with little progress
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota state government is in a partial shutdown and the first budget negotiations in days resulted in nothing more than an agreement...
July 5, 2011 - 8:39pm
June 28, 2011
Dayton: 'Time is growing short'
ST. PAUL -- Today is the day for a state budget deal, key negotiators say, if one is possible before a Friday government shutdown. "We recognize...
June 28, 2011 - 9:16pm
June 24, 2011
'A very constructive day' in budget talks
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton, legislators and their staffs scurried to and fro throughout Friday and by the night the top budget negotiators...
June 24, 2011 - 8:03pm
June 20, 2011
No budget negotiations happening
ST. PAUL -- Ten days remain before the state budget runs dry, but no high-level budget talks have occurred since Thursday. Republican legislative...
June 20, 2011 - 8:36pm
June 8, 2011
Colleges face possible shutdown
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system is gearing up for a government shutdown. Or not. A Wednesday emergency meeting of the 54-campus system's board of trustees resulted in a resolution supporting shutdown preparation.
June 8, 2011 - 8:28pm
November 3, 2010
Republicans must prove themselves
ST. PAUL -- Republicans are used to saying they could do a better job of legislating if Democrats would just get out of the way. When the Minnesota Legislature becomes GOP controlled in January, they need to walk the talk. "It is time for the Republicans to step up and get some...
November 3, 2010 - 9:52pm
Letter: Vote GOP politicians out of office
Wake up, Americans, before it is too late. Who do our leaders in Washington think is the boss -- they or the Americans that voted them into the office they hold? The Republicans (senators and representatives) have not and will not work on anything that will help Americans get back...
August 3, 2010 - 12:00am