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Massive cash pouring into Minnesota legislative campaigns
MPCA offers advice on manure management
Aging issues survey is ongoing
Military service members still eligible to claim tax credit
BCA gives Philando Castile case to Ramsey County attorney
College volleyball: West loses in three tight games
Cross country: No. 1 Fairmont looking sharp
Prep football: Trojan football 'just feels right'
College football: Bluejays' Andrew Sorensen leads nation in tackles
High school volleyball: H-BC out-hits W-WG in thrilling five-setter
Column: Sniffles and The Cyber go to town
Column: I'm not done yet -- a tribute to a friend
Column: I'm not done yet -- a tribute to a friend
Letter: Bravo to many for a great Turkey Day
Letter: It was great to have KTD back downtown
Leonard "Jim" Rients
Arlyn V. McClure
Looking Back: 1966 -- Luverne man awarded bronze star for ‘heroic achievement’
Truesdell is new pastor at American Reformed Church
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
Out and About
Rehborg 50th annivwrsary
Benson 55th anniversary
Bakker 50th anniversary
Review and comment on the school construction proposal
Notice of informal probate Carl Edward Smid
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June 7, 2011
Mary Pawlenty visits Luverne
LUVERNE -- Former First Lady of Minnesota Mary Pawlenty was all smiles when she walked into the deli at Glen's Food Center in Luverne on Tuesday...
June 7, 2011 - 8:27pm
August 13, 2010
Pawlentys on the air in Luverne
LUVERNE -- While smiling veterans hid their grins, First Lady Mary Pawlenty firmly instructed her husband, Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty, to describe...
August 13, 2010 - 12:00am
May 10, 2010
As others see it: In need of a hard lesson?
Under Minnesota's constitution, the governor cannot arbitrarily set the budget. The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that Gov. Tim Pawlenty's unallotment cuts were illegal. In simple terms, the court reminded the state and its leaders to operate within its constitutional...
May 10, 2010 - 12:00am
May 7, 2010
Planning for the worst
ST. PAUL -- The Pawlenty administration is making plans to manage the state budget in case this week's Minnesota Supreme Court ruling leads to...
May 7, 2010 - 10:41pm
Letter: Time for Pawlenty to get home and to get work
Traveling across the country on his presidential expedition, Tim Pawlenty has been courting the tea partiers. Note that the Tea Party folks assert their mission is the preservation of liberty and the U.S. Constitution. Paradoxically, Pawlenty freed his calendar for visits to New...
May 7, 2010 - 12:00am
April 5, 2010
As other see it: State deal protects vulnerable citizens
Minnesota's Gov. Tim Pawlenty and the Legislature did the correct thing last week in reaching a compromise to provide state-sponsored health coverage to the poor. The compromise measure extended the state's General Assistance Medical Care program.
April 5, 2010 - 12:00am
March 11, 2010
As others see it: Fire-safety fund raid is bad idea
Minnesota firefighters are crying foul at one of Gov. Tim Pawlenty's proposed budget balance moves -- a government switch-a-roo. Pawlenty has proposed as part of his supplemental budget a plan to raid a fire-safety training fund and transfer nearly $10 million over two years to...
March 11, 2010 - 12:00am
March 4, 2010
Editorial: There's still time to regroup
To say this session of the Minnesota Legislature is off to a poor start would be an understatement. Gov. Tim Pawlenty's proposed budget, which slashes local government aid, spending on health care programs and services, funds for state colleges and universities and more -- all while...
March 4, 2010 - 12:00am
January 16, 2010
Pawlenty offers $685 million bonding bill
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Tim Pawlenty wants to spend $315 million less to build and repair facilities around Minnesota than legislative leaders want....
January 16, 2010 - 12:00am
December 10, 2009
Letter: Pawlenty travel story shouldn't have been on front page
Please refer to the Saturday edition, Dec. 5, front page, the article titled, "Pawlenty, other aspirants travel for foreign cred." Editor, publisher, and others: Read it with some care and see if you agree with me that this Associated Press release is not a news article. Even though...
December 10, 2009 - 12:00am
December 2, 2009
Editorial: Budget news looms
Minnesota finance officials will issue an economic forecast for the state today, and by many accounts the news isn't expected to be good. Some predictions see Minnesota revenues falling as much as $1 billion short of expectations, according to a Forum Communications report Saturday....
December 2, 2009 - 12:00am
November 25, 2009
Letter: Unallotment, LGA cuts were wrong
I read the Fairmont Sentinel editorial this morning (Monday) in the Daily Globe and I can maybe agree with some comments but am disgusted by others. In my view, Gov. Pawlenty overstepped his position as the head of the executive branch of the State of Minnesota. By doing the unallotments...
November 25, 2009 - 12:00am
November 9, 2009
Pawlenty introduces himself to Iowa
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Key Iowa Republicans got to know Tim Pawlenty Saturday night in a speech that some considered the kickoff of his campaign...
November 9, 2009 - 12:00am
November 7, 2009
Experts advise Pawlenty on his image
ST. PAUL -- Tim Pawlenty has a lot of work to do if he is to become president. Of course, the Republican Minnesota governor who most political...
November 7, 2009 - 12:00am
September 22, 2009
Letter: Pawlenty needs to turn focus to Minnesota
What is up with Gov. Pawlenty? Running for president can cause any neophyte candidate to frantically pander to his party base, but Pawlenty's recent behavior has taken this to an extreme. Attempting to appeal to the far right remnant of the GOP, Gov. Pawlenty has again and again...
September 22, 2009 - 12:00am