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Traveling Vietnam Memorial on display July 13-16
Deluxe Feeds, KNG announce expansion to Sheldon plant
Montevideo man sentenced in drug case
Labor Department to review Obama-era rule that would expand overtime pay
Dakota Access security firm operated in ND without license, board says
Brady named NFL's top player in Top 100 poll
VFW baseball: Slayton tops Worthington behind solid pitching, big third inning
Red Sox top Twins, Sale posts 10th victory
Wild sign Olofsson to two-year contract
Second all-star trip would be 'a blessing' for Santana
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
Faith Conversations: Wife moving forward after sudden death ministry partner
Douglas "Dugan" Suss
Gwinevere Elaine Neil
George Blom Johnson
John H. Korfe
Column: Slip away to a luxury weekend at your Hotel Thompson
Disheveled Theologian: Treasure hunting
Looking Back: 1967 -- 1923 WHS graduate speaks at 100th Carleton commencement
Column: What became of those magic pills that cut fuel costs in half?
WHS 70th reunion
out and about
Munns 70th anniversary
Hoefker 60th anniversary
Abrahamson 50th anniversary
Luitjens 25th anniversary
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Regular School Board Meeting Minutes May 2017
Nobles County Public Works Facility reroof proposals
May 10, 2017
Council member plans apology for calling Minnesota's congressman 'a coward and party whore'
LINO LAKES, Minn. -- A Lino Lakes City Council member reportedly plans to apologize to U.S. Rep.
May 10, 2017 - 8:28am
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
April 28, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Peterson wants to stay in Congress; Nolan still thinking
ST. PAUL — Collin Peterson is running for U.S. House again, but Rick Nolan is waiting to decide whether to make a re-election or governor...
April 28, 2017 - 12:55pm
February 22, 2017
Minnesota congressman pressed about Trump at spirited but mostly civil town hall forum
SARTELL, Minn. — At the 14 town-hall forums Rep. Tom Emmer held in the last two years, an average of 40 to 50 people showed up to get the...
February 22, 2017 - 11:07pm
January 30, 2017
Muslim ban reaches Minnesota as Trump order brings confusion
ST. PAUL -- They were words a Muslim American certainly did not want to hear: "We deported your wife and kids." A few hours later, the message changed: "The kids are fine. ... But mom will be sent back." Still more hours later, the final message became good news: "Congratulations!...
January 30, 2017 - 8:24pm
December 12, 2016
Emmer says voters sent a message, not a Republican, to White House
WASHINGTON -- There was a time when few prominent Minnesotans wanted to be associated with Donald Trump, before he almost became the first Republican presidential candidate to carry Minnesota in 40 years.U.S. Rep. Tom Emmer is an exception in the state where Republicans gave Trump...
December 12, 2016 - 8:47pm
December 9, 2016
Capital Chatter: Minneapolis could stop Wells Fargo dealings due to pipeline finances
ST. PAUL -- Minneapolis City Council members want the city to stop doing business with Wells Fargo, a bank founded in the Twin Cities, over its funding of a controversial pipeline. The council unanimously told city staff to look into how the city could quit dealing with institutions...
December 9, 2016 - 8:34pm
November 29, 2016
Greater Minnesota struggling economically, data shows worst-hit areas cast ballots for Trump
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans confused by claims that the state is struggling economically only need to look outside the Twin Cities. And they should look at November's election returns. Koochiching County has one of the highest unemployment rates in Minnesota, at 6.9 percent. In 2012,...
November 29, 2016 - 8:45pm
October 10, 2016
Trump defections stop after debate
ST. PAUL -- Presidential candidate Donald Trump's comments containing crude comments about women convinced many Minnesota Republicans to denounce him during the weekend, but his Sunday night, Oct. 9, debate performance apparently was good enough to stop the defections, at least for...
October 10, 2016 - 8:45pm
August 2, 2016
U.S. House candidates show differences, avoid heated remarks
MORGAN, Minn. -- Temperatures bumped 90 degrees and humidity was high, but U.S. House candidates remained cool as they debated Tuesday in front of a Farmfest forum. ---- Answers about crop insurance drew subtle differences among candidates in the 7th Congressional District, which...
August 2, 2016 - 9:01pm
July 12, 2010
As others see it: Tip for Emmer - Don't cut pay for low-income workers
In 2008, a survey of restaurant owners in Minnesota found that the average server earned $15.43 per hour in wages and tips. Some earn a lot more than that, of course. And others -- think of the person who tops off your coffee in your favorite small-town diner -- make far less. All...
July 12, 2010 - 12:00am
June 15, 2010
Letter: State would have poor future under Emmer
In the past eight years we have seen higher education tuition jump, our property taxes soar, potholes multiply and our public schools decline under Gov. Tim Pawlenty, who has had both eyes focused on personal political ambition. That's not the worst of it. Over the past eight years,...
June 15, 2010 - 12:00am
May 4, 2010
Editorial: Considering the Palin factor
The most surprising aspect of the Minnesota GOP Convention last week was how quickly Tom Emmer's endorsement came. Emmer, a state representative...
May 4, 2010 - 12:00am