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Insurance rates may climb 25 percent; more reports due later
Fastest turkey in the Midwest
Fire at Okabena Towers; eight tenants displaced
Local family organizes Oct. 7 benefit
Minnesota GOP hires security experts to protect events from protesters
College volleyball: Jays fight hard, fall to powerful Rochester
Cross country: Windom Area's Irwin sharp in Mountain Lake
Prep football: Trojans hope to make their own breaks this year
Zimmer: It's 'possible' Bridgewater could be out for season
Area prep volleyball roundup
Column: Will Putin spring an October surprise?
Letter: Memorable exchange student experience wrapping up
Column: Trump and 'the blacks'
Letter: Kiwanis projects are making an impact
Column: The cost of the EpiPen price increase
Donna Mae Johnson
Joan E. Mork
Kenneth Linn Gaiser
Fern Rosezella Clauson
Column: "Dusting" off the memories
Looking Back: 1991 -- New group home opening in Jackson County
Biking Bob: 78-year-old Hibma still doing plenty of pedaling
Column: A Nobles County cowboy made 1934 history
Column: Together 2016 a gathering to remember
Out and About
Yungmann 80th birthday
Ringkob 45th anniversary
Bullerman 60th anniversary
Froderman 65th anniversary
Rutzen 65th anniversary
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February 25, 2016
Legislators’ debate on police drone rules turns lively: Bill would require search warrants
ST. PAUL — Police drones that disarm samurai sword-carrying suspects and drop nets on others were debated during a lively legislative session this week. The prospect — put forth by Minnesota Sheriffs’ Association head Jim Franklin along with the question, “Wouldn’t that...
February 25, 2016 - 8:46pm
December 14, 2015
Schomacker to host meeting on deer hunting rules
SLAYTON — In response to expressed constituent concerns regarding deer hunting regulations, District 22A Rep. Joe Schomacker, R-Luverne, will host a town hall meeting for hunters Dec. 22 in Slayton. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. at the Beaver Creek Archery Club, 1945...
December 14, 2015 - 8:43pm
September 25, 2015
Rules aren’t made to be broken: Despite MPCA regulations to protect water, non-compliance is a problem
WORTHINGTON — From grass clippings left on city streets to nutrient runoff from well-manicured lawns and farm fields, it seems everyone shares...
September 25, 2015 - 9:16pm
August 10, 2015
No change in water usage rules
WORTHINGTON — Worthington’s Well 26 was one of four wells in the city’s wellhead to maintain its water levels for the one-week period that...
August 10, 2015 - 9:54pm
June 9, 2015
WPD reminds citizens of fishing rules
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department would like to remind citizens engaged in bow hunting of carp to remove all fish that are shot. With hot weather, fish left on the shore along Whiskey Ditch, the grade area and other bodies of water, make the walking paths unbearable....
June 9, 2015 - 8:49pm
November 12, 2014
As others see it: Reconsider Senate rules
For generations, the U.S. Senate safeguarded substantial minorities through its rules on filibusters. Providing senators with concerns about proposals could muster support from about 40 percent of their peers, they could block action by the Senate. Early in our history as a nation,...
November 12, 2014 - 2:27pm
September 10, 2014
State lawn sign rules take priority
WORTHINGTON — According to the Minnesota Secretary of State Office, some municipalities have ordinances restricting the placement of lawn signs. Yet, in a state general election year, these ordinances are overruled by Minnesota Statute 21 1B.045 — which allows signs from 46 days...
September 10, 2014 - 10:43am
July 31, 2014
Got your shots?
WORTHINGTON — As parents and students count down the days until school starts, a change in immunization laws may require children to receive...
July 31, 2014 - 8:58pm
March 5, 2014
New backyard composting rules proposed
ST. PAUL — New state regulations could be coming to your compost heap. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is proposing new rules on backyard compost sites, and a composting advocacy group is taking issue with some of the changes. “They haven’t proven that there are any...
March 5, 2014 - 9:34pm
August 8, 2013
Doug Wolter: Don't taunt, flaunt, spike or spin
The Minnesota State High School League, in its ongoing effort to build character among its athletes, promotes a “Be a Good Sport” manual on its Team Up For Sportsmanship web site. Much of the information reminds us of the attitude we should always live by, but most of us don’t. Here’s...
August 8, 2013 - 9:45pm
November 18, 2008
The rules of recounts
Here are highlights of the upcoming Minnesota's U.S. Senate race recount: -- Every one of the 2.9 million ballots cast in the U.S. Senate race will be examined individually by local or state elections officials at 107 sites statewide. -- Under state law, the officials' job is to...
November 18, 2008 - 10:00am