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Reinvigorating a relic: Tractors for Africa readies southwest Minnesota Farmall for the fields of Burkina Faso
Republicans add $8 million for broadband after complaints from rural Minnesotans
Law enforcement cracks down in distracted driving
Alleged murderer arrested in Pipestone
Gaalswyk, Reimer are both semifinalists for Pine City post
College softball: Lady Jays take two
Track and field: Luverne track depth impressive
Prep baseball: R-T-R rallies in seventh over Adrian
Prep softball: The 7th in the 7th wins it for Wildcats
Track and field: Ochothow second twice in Marshall
Column: What lies ahead for Hillary
Column: Paraprofessionals and the important role they play in schools
Column: Put the brakes on patent trolls
Letter: State bills place factory farms before citizens
Letter: Letter on July 4th event was well-written
Alvina R. Pavelko
Arnold R. Kazemba
Evelyn L. Williams
Lucille C. Eads
Geared up: Noah Hoehn readies for release of debut album
Column: Ebola? It's nothing, compared to plagues of the past
Column: These hands
Religion briefs: April 16
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TenNapel 50th anniversary
Data: April 18, 2015
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Notice to Bidders for 2015 CSAH 35 Water Extension
An Ordinance to Amend Title XV of the City Code
Notice of Postponement of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
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March 30, 2015
Video shows U of M student going into river
MINNEAPOLIS — The search for missing University of Minnesota student Jennifer Houle has shifted to the Mississippi River after video showed the 22-year-old entering the river from a Minneapolis bridge early Friday morning. Authorities said Monday that the Lake Elmo native is...
March 30, 2015 - 8:57pm
January 13, 2015
U of M requests expanded tuition freeze
ST. PAUL — Much of the higher education talk from Minnesota political leaders this year is about improving the workforce by training and retraining people in the state’s two-year colleges and technical schools, but President Eric Kaler of the University of Minnesota reminds legislators...
January 13, 2015 - 8:21pm
U of M president throws flag on banning early games
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton’s wish to start all football games after noon would result in a penalty, the University of Minnesota president says. “The governor and I had a conversation about that,” President Eric Kaler said Tuesday after a reporter asked him about the issue. Kaler...
January 13, 2015 - 8:12pm
October 9, 2014
Food Safety course offered
MARSHALL — University of Minnesota Extension will offer two courses in Marshall to help food service establishments meet the educational requirement for Certified Food Managers. The initial certification course, using the ServSafe curriculum, will be from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Oct....
October 9, 2014 - 7:52pm
May 14, 2014
Smartphone ‘kill switch’ required
ST. PAUL — Minnesota smartphones next year must include a way to disable them when stolen. Gov. Mark Dayton signed a bill into law Wednesday requiring mobile telephone companies to include “kill switches” on smartphones and connected tablets sold beginning July 1, 2015. This...
May 14, 2014 - 8:14pm
April 3, 2014
U of M calls for collaboration to boost statewide economy
WORTHINGTON — “Open for business.” That was the message conveyed by Maura Donovan, director of the University of Minnesota’s Office of Economic Development, during her presentation Thursday afternoon at the Worthington Bio Conference. Donovan’s remarks followed those...
April 3, 2014 - 9:11pm
March 19, 2014
Lesbian golf coach proved U of M discrimination, judge rules
MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota’s ham-handed treatment of its new women’s golf coach in 2010 was illegal, and the man who hired her essentially forced her to resign after he found out she was a lesbian, a judge has ruled. Former associate coach Kathryn Brenny, who...
March 19, 2014 - 8:45pm
May 16, 2012
A rural brain gain
WORTHINGTON -- A University of Minnesota Extension study released Wednesday shows rural Minnesota is continuing to attract residents in the 30 to 49 age group, according to a study of the U.S. Census data. The study, authored by rural sociologist Ben Winchester, counters headlines...
May 16, 2012 - 7:38pm
December 7, 2011
Gengler reflects on 38 years with U of M Extension
WORTHINGTON -- As a Steele County 4-H'er, Colleen Gengler was always lured by the county fair displays that offered free USDA publications on...
December 7, 2011 - 8:07pm
U of M launches Parenting 2.0
ST. PAUL -- University of Minnesota researchers have launched a new online research project to help understand how and why parents use technology. Called "Parenting 2.0," the project findings will be used to develop Extension and other outreach programs for parents and families. Parents...
July 7, 2010 - 9:07pm