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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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Lohse 100th birthday
Doeden 85th birthday
Birth: July 18, 2017
Becker 60th anniversary
Henning 50th anniversary
Data: July 25, 2017
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June 30, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Sweet tweet makes sugar producers happy
ST. PAUL — It was not his best-known tweet, but a short Thursday, June 29, message from President Donald Trump was sweet to American sugar...
June 30, 2017 - 3:15pm
June 22, 2017
Minnesotans in Cuba: Obstacles preventing trade
ST. PAUL — A Minnesota trade delegation in Cuba says the country is hungry for American farm products, but obstacles must be overcome first....
June 22, 2017 - 5:11pm
May 5, 2017
Rural America target of federal health care discussion
ST. PAUL—The battleground for new federal health insurance legislation may be in the same place as last year's presidential election was...
May 5, 2017 - 3:01pm
May 4, 2017
Column: What we heard from farmers
It is true that sometimes the goings on at the State Capitol seem pretty far removed from what’s happening in our lives, at work and at home.This can be especially true when you live and work in rural Minnesota.The current political divisions, evident in the last election, suggest...
May 4, 2017 - 10:04pm
March 30, 2017
Minn. grants nearly $24 million to grow rural transit
ST. PAUL — Bus services throughout greater Minnesota could add up to 100,000 service hours with extra funding from a new state grant. Lt....
March 30, 2017 - 1:45pm
March 24, 2017
Capitol Chatter: A legislative budget primer
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Legislature is moving at warp speed, at least for a while. This is the time of the legislative session in which...
March 24, 2017 - 4:05pm
March 17, 2017
Lt. Gov. Tina Smith won't run for governor in 2018
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith, long thought to be positioning herself to take over when Gov. Mark Dayton leaves office, said she...
March 17, 2017 - 8:24pm
Dayton wants more for pre-K; GOP talks education hike, human services cuts
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton on Friday, March 17, proposed putting more money into preschool education and the state's reserves, at the same...
March 17, 2017 - 6:16pm
February 3, 2017
CAPITOL CHATTER: A sea of color greets Minnesota agri-business
ST. PAUL — Pat Lunemann said he looks over his dairy farm employees and sees "a sea a multiple colors." Many workers come from close to...
February 3, 2017 - 2:48pm
January 19, 2017
Smith seeks support of ag property tax credit
WORTHINGTON — With voters in ISD 518 voting overwhelmingly against a $79 million facilities bond referendum just months ago, it seemed fitting...
January 19, 2017 - 9:40pm
Lt. Gov. Smith visits Worthington to push for water pipeline
WORTHINGTON — City leaders have been working to get a clean water pipeline project to Worthington for 30 years. Now, it seems there’s light...
January 19, 2017 - 9:35pm
January 12, 2017
Grants extend home, bus internet for Minnesota students
ST. PAUL -- More students throughout greater Minnesota will have access to online homework outside of school hours following a round of state grants. A total of $500,000 to improve after-school internet access will be divided among 12 school districts, 11 of which are in greater Minnesota,...
January 12, 2017 - 8:08pm
January 5, 2017
MN governor revises, brings back tax bill that had $101 million mistake
ST. PAUL -- A tweaked 2016 tax proposal that never made it into law is back. Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said on Thursday, Jan. 5, that his plan calls for $230 million in a variety of tax cuts and $70 million in new spending for things such as increased state aid to local governments....
January 5, 2017 - 9:15pm
November 18, 2016
Capital Chatter: Minnesota’s 2018 campaign season underway
ST. PAUL — The 2016 election still looms large in Minnesota's rear-view mirror so, of course, it is time for the 2018 campaign to begin. And it has. The first big name out of the gate was Ryan Winkler, a Bemidji native who for years served in the state House serving the Golden Valley...
November 18, 2016 - 9:51pm
November 1, 2016
Minnesota deputies return home from North Dakota protest
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota deputy sheriffs are back home after aiding North Dakota law enforcement officials at an oil pipeline protest. While Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith said on Facebook that she opposed sending Minnesota officers to North Dakota, where American Indian and other protesters...
November 1, 2016 - 10:18pm