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Americans eat out less as higher menu prices take a bite from restaurant visits
WI man sentenced for cutting off woman's pinky in 'ritualistic memorial'
Index funds always better than picking stocks, Warren Buffett says
Ag Day takes place at Worthington MIddle School
Defying the odds: Minnesota woman delivers baby that wasn't expected to live
Five Vancouver Canucks quarantined with mumps
How old are Minnesota cabin owners? The answer might surprise you
DNR staff highlight need for Minn. license fee increase
Wrestling: MW's Lamont Cannon two-time All-American
High school sports roundup: Red Rock Central tops Fulda
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Column: Plenty of art activities in District 518 classrooms
Column: At CPAC, conservatism betrayed
Dean Juit Frantsen
Robert "Bob" Reed Prahm
Richard Robert Mork
Robert "Bob" Reed Prahm
Luverne native succeeding as professional mountain bike racer
Column: Adventures of that Hardy boy were the stuff of legend
Disheveled Theologian: Ornithology 101
2012: Kusz appointed Nobles County Attorney
Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
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Meester 60th Anniversary
Birth: Feb. 18, 2017
Coyer 100th birthday
Data: Feb. 25, 2017
Regular School Board Meeting January Minutes
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February 16, 2017
Confirmation hearing date set for Supreme Court nominee
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee will hold its confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump's U.S. Supreme Court nominee,...
February 16, 2017 - 9:33am
January 31, 2017
Trump picks conservative judge Gorsuch for U.S. Supreme Court
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump on Tuesday, Jan. 31, nominated Neil Gorsuch for a lifetime job on the U.S. Supreme Court, picking the 49-year-old...
January 31, 2017 - 7:24pm
October 17, 2016
Sotomayor addresses Scalia, Perry Mason - and Trump, sort of
MINNEAPOLIS -- At the University of Minnesota on Monday, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor endorsed civility in public discourse while confessing a desire, at times, to take out colleagues with a baseball bat. The 2009 Obama appointee answered questions for 90 minutes for an annual...
October 17, 2016 - 10:15pm
September 25, 2016
A Q&A with new Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Anne McKeig
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- On Sept. 15, Anne McKeig was sworn in as an associate justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court and became the first Native American woman to serve on the state’s highest court. McKeig, from Federal Dam, Minn., has many connections to the Bemidji area; her mother,...
September 25, 2016 - 10:00pm
July 1, 2016
Capital Chatter: Farm groups back new GMO bill
ST. PAUL -- Farm organizations are happy that the U.S. Senate may be about to pass a bill taking away states' rights to demand that food labels tell consumers if the item has been genetically modified. A bill could be in front of senators as soon as they return from the July 4 holiday...
July 1, 2016 - 9:21pm
June 28, 2016
Dayton names first American Indian justice
ST. PAUL -- Anne McKeig becomes the first American Indian on the Minnesota Supreme Court, bringing a different background than other justices....
June 28, 2016 - 9:33pm
June 23, 2016
Spurred by cases in ND, Minn., Supreme Court rules on drunken driving tests
WASHINGTON -- States can force suspected drunken drivers to take breath tests without first obtaining a warrant but cannot require them to take a more invasive blood test, the U.S. Supreme Court said on Thursday in a ruling that impacts laws in 11 states, including North Dakota and...
June 23, 2016 - 9:15pm
June 13, 2016
Letter: Court appointment vital for our security
The election of a president is a very important matter when it comes to picking Supreme Court Justices. There are two constitutional items that could be in play in the near future. The Second Amendment states that it is the right of the people to keep and bear arms and that right...
June 13, 2016 - 4:10pm
May 24, 2016
Man waits for Supreme Court’s ruling on state’s breath test law
WORTHINGTON — A U.S. Supreme Court ruling on the constitutionality of a Minnesota law that makes it a crime for suspected drunken drivers to refuse a sobriety test will determine the extent of the charges filed against a South Dakota resident who, according to police, smelled of...
May 24, 2016 - 8:54pm
May 18, 2016
Donald Trump’s Supreme Court list includes Minnesota justice
ST. PAUL — Republican presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump would consider appointing Minnesota Supreme Court Justice David Stras to the U.S. Supreme Court if elected, Trump announced Wednesday. Stras was among 11 names Trump released to the Associated Press with the intent...
May 18, 2016 - 8:35pm
Obama immigration plan unlikely to revive: Supreme Court considers limits of presidential power
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s bid to save his plan to spare millions of immigrants in the country illegally from deportation and...
April 18, 2016 - 10:16pm
Supreme Court rejects challenge to Google book-scanning project
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court Monday declined to hear a challenge by a group of authors who contend that Google’s massive effort to...
April 18, 2016 - 4:02pm
April 6, 2016
Murder conviction overturned, new trial ordered for Timothy Huber
WILLMAR — Timothy John Huber’s murder conviction has been overturned, and a new trial has been granted. The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled...
April 6, 2016 - 9:39pm
March 28, 2016
Grassley against hearing for Supreme Court nominee
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa — Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley stopped Monday afternoon in Ocheyedan on his annual tour of Iowa’s 99...
March 28, 2016 - 11:13pm
March 9, 2016
Letter: New justice should care about women's rights
By Dan Norgaard, Sibley, Iowa If you have a daughter, granddaughter or great-granddaughter, you should care about who is named to the Supreme Court. The judiciary in all levels has “judges” except for the top, where have “justices.” The title infers that they should render...
March 9, 2016 - 4:56pm