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‘No Planet B’: People march, speak out around the world prior to climate change summit in Paris
Christmas arrives early at Pioneer Village: Wagon rides, dancing, music and a visit from Santa all part of event Thursday, Friday
Planned Parenthood says Colorado shooter opposed abortion
Ringing in the season: Local pastors discuss their favorite Christmas carols
No Child Left Behind overhaul nears reality
Boys hockey: Bulldogs pass the puck, beat Worthington
Trojans basketball: Progress begins with small steps
Prep basketball: Fulda boys edge Luverne
Boys hockey: Luverne edged in showdown of state-ranked teams
Boys hockey: Luverne wins 8-3
Column: Anti-semitism that can't be ignored
Column: District 518 keeps kids healthy with its school nurses
Column: How to talk to your child about ISIS
Column: Cry havoc -- and then it's milk and cookies
Letter: Manna Food Pantry gives thanks for drive support
Marie Kay Johnson
Mary H. Emery
Presenting The Shield Sisters: Singing siblings reminisce about their lives in music
Column: 'Neither rain nor snow no heat' is true dedication
Out & About: Nov. 28-Dec. 13
Looking Back: 1990 -- Nobles County commissioners appoint 23-member advisory committee
Religion briefs: Nov. 25
Out and About
Post 90th birthday
Jenkins 90th birthday
Henning 50th anniversary
Birth: Nov. 21, 2015
Data: Nov. 29, 2015
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May 5, 2015
David Benson receives U of M Outstanding Community Partner Service Award
ST. PAUL — Former Nobles County Commissioner David Benson was recently awarded the University of Minnesota Outstanding Community Partner Service...
May 5, 2015 - 9:00pm
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...
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...
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...
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...
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