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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
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Bargfrede 60th anniversary
Gingerich 90th birthday
Post 90th birthday
Jenkins 90th birthday
Henning 50th anniversary
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Severe Weather Announcements (54)
August 28, 2014
Lawmakers hear voter anger over illegal migrants
DALLAS — When Republican Rep. Jeb Hensarling sat down with colleagues and constituents at a recent Chamber of Commerce lunch in Dallas, the...
August 28, 2014 - 8:55pm
March 10, 2014
Panel approves online voter registration bill
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s online voter registration system moved a step closer to winning the Legislature’s blessing Monday. The Senate Elections Subcommittee voted unanimously to approve a bill that authorizes the system that Secretary of State Mark Ritchie put in place in September...
March 10, 2014 - 10:23pm
November 7, 2012
Nobles County sees a high voter turnout
WORTHINGTON -- It was a busy night Tuesday at polling places across Minnesota, and the southwest corner of the state was no exception. Nobles County Auditor/Treasurer Sharon Balster said Wednesday afternoon that an even 8,600 people voted in the county. A total of 9,160 individuals...
November 7, 2012 - 7:40pm
Voters decide against voter ID
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota voters do not want to prove who they are. Forty-six percent of voters Tuesday wanted to amend the state Constitution to require a photo ID before voting, but 50 percent was needed. The Minnesota vote went against a trend in other states to approve voter ID. Election...
November 7, 2012 - 2:40am
October 28, 2012
Down to the wire
WORTHINGTON -- While the deadline to pre-register to vote in Minnesota was Oct. 16, residents of the state still have an opportunity to cast a ballot in November's general election by registering at their polling place on election day. In Nobles County, Auditor-Treasurer Sharon Balster...
October 28, 2012 - 7:16pm
February 1, 2012
Voter ID's first talks
ST. PAUL -- Opponents of requiring photo identifications for voters talked against it for hours Wednesday, knowing their chances of stopping...
February 1, 2012 - 8:56pm
October 7, 2010
Group to watch for voter fraud
ST. PAUL -- A coalition of conservative political groups is organizing a program to prevent voter fraud in the Nov. 2 election Election Integrity Watch is recruiting volunteers to join what it calls "surveillance teams" to observe polling places, organizers from the Tea Party, Minnesota...
October 7, 2010 - 10:03pm
September 1, 2010
Jackson County ineligible voter charged
JACKSON -- The Minnesota Majority's infamous list of alleged felon voters that created such a hubbub in June and July did not include any names from Jackson County, but a Heron Lake man has been charged with ineligible voting nonetheless. According to the criminal complaint, David...
September 1, 2010 - 9:17pm