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Fischbach takes lieutenant governor oath, ending 22-year Senate career
Want to win the lottery in Minnesota? History provides some tips
Sioux Falls man arrested day after fatal hit and run on a gravel road
Moving bog on northern Minnesota lake a slow slog
Data: May 25, 2018
Scott Rall: Nesting birds do better with fire
Section 2AAA softball: Trojans come up short in Mankato
Sub-Section track and field: Area athletes advance to next stage
Worthington, Luverne boys tennis players advance in section tournament
HL-P leads after day one of state golf tournament
Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Andersen Corp. creating 40 new jobs with window factory expansion
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
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Commentary: You say hello, I say goodbye
Commentary: Kindness is the real showstopper at the circus
Letter: Support of food drive is appreciated
Letter: Speech, singing prom were special experiences
Commentary: Lead yourself well at every age
Arlene M. Sohl
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What happens when your husband becomes your wife? Two ND couples talk about gender dysphoria
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
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June 28, 2012
Column: Senate's torn fabric
WASHINGTON -- This is a yarn about a cloth, and what this cloth's unraveling means to the fabric of our political lives. Our tale begins in the men's department of a Washington area department store where, while browsing the socks last weekend, I bumped into Trent Lott, the former...
June 28, 2012 - 12:00am
June 19, 2012
Panel to consider Senate sex scandal attorney bill
ST. PAUL -- A Minnesota Senate committee will consider an $84,683.50 attorney bill dealing with a scandal that forced the former majority leader to resign. The Senate Rules Committee will be asked Wednesday to approve the bill for attorneys hired to prepare for a former Senate worker's...
June 19, 2012 - 8:29pm
May 25, 2012
Oberloh files for senate seat
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington Mayor Alan Oberloh announced his candidacy for the Minnesota Senate District 22 seat Friday, filing paperwork to enter...
May 25, 2012 - 9:09pm
May 8, 2012
New Senate stadium plan includes user fees
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Vikings fans would pay user fees under a revised Senate bill to construct a stadium debated Tuesday. Many senators, especially...
May 8, 2012 - 10:22pm
March 6, 2012
Luverne's Bill Weber throws hat in the ring for senate race
LUVERNE -- Former Luverne Mayor Bill Weber announced Tuesday he will seek the Republican endorsement for the Senate District 22 seat to be vacated...
March 6, 2012 - 7:35pm
January 16, 2012
Senate GOP picks Sviggum for key job
January 16, 2012 - 9:38pm
January 3, 2012
Senate leader picks leadership team
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Dave Senjem has filled out his leadership team with two committee chairmen. The Rochester Republican Tuesday appointed Sen. Julianne Ortman of Chanhassen as deputy leader and Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen of Alexandria as the fifth assistant...
January 3, 2012 - 11:13pm
December 28, 2011
New GOP Senate leader ready to go forward
ST. PAUL -- It is back to the future for Minnesota Senate Republicans with Dave Senjem back in charge. "The direction is nothing but forward," Senjem said, adding that despite his history as GOP leader "it is a new day." A 69-year-old senator from Rochester, Senjem moves into the...
December 28, 2011 - 7:02pm
December 27, 2011
New state senate leader named
ROSEVILLE -- Minnesota state Sen. Dave Senjem of Rochester makes a return as Senate Republican leader after an 11-hour meeting Tuesday. The...
December 27, 2011 - 9:40pm
July 26, 2011
Dayton calls election for two Senate seats
ST. PAUL (AP) -- Gov. Mark Dayton has called special elections for two open Minnesota Senate seats long represented by Democrats -- one in Brooklyn Park, the other in Minneapolis. Dayton scheduled contests Tuesday to fill the seats of Sen. Linda Berglin, who is resigning, and Sen....
July 26, 2011 - 12:55pm
March 31, 2011
Bill shifts funding to reading
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Senate wants to divert some education funding to help children read by third grade, but critics do not like how the plan takes money from other needs. Sen. Claire Robling, R-Jordan, said that the education budget bill's aim is to "put a laser focus on reading." Overall,...
March 31, 2011 - 7:58pm
March 16, 2011
First committee OKs Sunday liquor sales
March 16, 2011 - 9:44pm
November 3, 2010
Magnus poised to win Senate seat
WORTHINGTON -- As election results began to trickle in Tuesday evening, Republican Doug Magnus jumped ahead early in the Minnesota Senate District...
November 3, 2010 - 2:23am
July 26, 2010
As other see it: Illegal vote flap comes too late
It took Minnesota eight months following the 2008 election to seat a U.S. Senator. Al Franken was declared the winner after a long, contentious recount process overseen by a variety of state officials and judges. Franken won by a paper-thin majority that still rankles Republicans...
July 26, 2010 - 12:00am
May 17, 2010
Retiring legislators share parting thoughts
May 17, 2010 - 9:01pm