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Gov. Dayton: Special session is dead. Again.
Currie State Bank, First State Bank of Okabena announce merger agreement
Social Media Breakfast Club event aims to assist local businesses with online promotion
Prep football: Adrian hands MCC first loss
Prep football: Sibley-Ocheyedan swarms over Unity
Prep football: Trojans move to 3-1 with victory over Tri-City United
Prep soccer: WHS boys win 4-2; girls lose a tough one
College football: Bluejays to rely on defense against Dakota College
Column: District 518 offers PASS classes to connect with, inform families
Column: Cut out this column if you like cutting the grass
Column: Vote for Trump helps undo climate change progress
Column: Trump's new hotel offers everything he claims to hate
Letter: ‘Feelings and emotion’ as a birthday nears
Kathryn A. Reller Wilson
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
Column: Robert Kennedy’s visit to city brought unprecedented excitement
School of Prayer event is Oct. 7-8
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Bakker 50th anniversary
De Berg 80th birthday
Gerber 95th birthday
Data: Sept. 24, 2016
Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes for August
Data: Sept. 23, 2016
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September 21, 2016
State to buy rural Minnesota renewable energy for Capitol complex
ST. PAUL -- Rural Minnesota wind and solar farms likely will provide a third of the electricity for the state's 23-building Capitol complex near downtown St. Paul. State and Xcel Energy officials on Wednesday, Sept. 21, announced a 20-year deal to use power from North Star Solar Project...
September 21, 2016 - 8:40pm
September 7, 2016
Lt. Gov. Smith visits Worthington
WORTHINGTON -- Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith, joined with commissioners from multiple state agencies, visited Worthington Wednesday, leading...
September 7, 2016 - 10:07pm
September 2, 2016
Lt. Gov. Smith to visit Wednesday
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Lt. Governor Tina Smith will continue the Dayton-Smith Administration’s “87 Counties in 86 Days” tour Wednesday by visiting Nobles and Murray counties. In the morning, Lt. Gov. Smith is scheduled to arrive at the Worthington airport between 8:30 and...
September 2, 2016 - 9:52pm
July 25, 2016
Higher minimum wage, new laws begin Aug. 1 in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's minimum wage rises August 1 and several new laws will hit the books. The state's large employers must pay at least $9.50 an hour, while smaller businesses will be required to pay $7.75. Training and youth wages also must be at least $7.75. In 2018, Minnesota...
July 25, 2016 - 8:56pm
July 22, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Smith opens climate change office
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's lieutenant governor has launched a state office that could draw Republican scorn. The Office of Enterprise Sustainability is designed to combat climate change, which many in the GOP deny is a problem. The new office is to provide agencies assistance to reduce...
July 22, 2016 - 9:22pm
July 8, 2016
Squad car vandalized but mostly quiet night for Minnesota shooting protest
ST. PAUL -- Protesters remained in front of the Minnesota governor's residence Friday morning, continuing a vigil that began hours after a police officer shot and killed a 32-year-old black man in a Twin Cities suburb. While that gathering was peaceful, St. Paul police reported that...
July 8, 2016 - 10:01am
February 3, 2016
Lt. Gov. Smith makes stop in Bemidji
BEMIDJI — Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith visited Bemidji on Wednesday to meet with business owners and find out what makes the city’s economy run. During an open roundtable discussion at the Launchpad inside the Mayflower Building, entrepreneurs described the importance of having...
February 3, 2016 - 9:41pm
November 20, 2015
MVTV project among recipients of broadband grants
ST. PAUL — Lt. Gov. Tina Smith and the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) announced Friday that $11 million in grants have been awarded for projects to expand broadband access in 15 Greater Minnesota communities. “We need border-to-border broadband...
November 20, 2015 - 9:46pm
August 12, 2015
Column: Rural broadband necessary, not just nice
ST. PAUL — In 1922, the Minneapolis Tribune ran an article touting the benefits of electricity. “Don’t sell your farm, but electrify it, is the message science sends to farmers. The day will come soon when farms are run by electricity, just as the other great industries are.”...
August 12, 2015 - 5:02pm
July 29, 2015
Making progress: Luverne's economic development efforts highlighted during lieutenant governor visit
LUVERNE — After taking part in the first leg of the Prairie Pedal bike ride out of Luverne Wednesday morning, Minnesota’s Lt. Gov. Tina Smith...
July 29, 2015 - 10:00pm
February 6, 2015
Getting connected: Lt. Gov. Smith visits Luverne to mark $5 million for broadband expansion
LUVERNE — Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith visited Luverne Friday afternoon as she continued her statewide tour discussing new investments in...
February 6, 2015 - 9:54pm
April 10, 2014
Lieutenant Governor candidate Tina Smith visits Worthington
WORTHINGTON — Nearly 30 years ago, Tina Smith and her husband, Archie, moved to Minnesota. Now, she’s a candidate to be the state’s...
April 10, 2014 - 7:52pm