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Data: Feb. 21, 2018
Calling it a 'disruption' to education, Bemidji superintendent cancels walkout event against gun violence
Gun control rally at Minn. Capitol draws unexpected crowd
Police go on offense during Super Bowl, nab 94 men in sex trafficking stings
State settles for $850M in 3M lawsuit
Boys basketball: Trojans upend JCC, 73-57
Tuesday sports roundup: HL-O boys upset RRC
Gophers unveil new football uniforms for 2018 season
Finally in NHL, Wild rookie Nick Seeler intends to stay
Gophers coach Richard Pitino was 'focused on what we have,' not Reggie Lynch
Column: Main goal of hospice -- monitor symptoms, maintain comfort
Column: Biodiesel gives the region a boost
Column: Keeping southwest Minnesota a vibrant place to live
Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
William Bill Horne
Mary "Betty" Anderson
Katie Melvina Burket
Carlyle James Thaemlitz
Cold weather car safety
'Be our guest' to another Disney classic
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Disheveled Theologian: Of mince and (paper) men
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
out and about
Huisman 60th anniversary
Boltjes 50th anniversary
Heeringa 70th anniversary
Koehne 60th anniversary
Birth: Elizabeth Ruth Standafer
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
January 15, 2018
First up for 8th District: DFL candidacy: Incumbent Nolan, challenger Phifer hunt for delegates
DULUTH — For DFLers in the 17 northeastern and north-central counties that make up the 8th Congressional District in Minnesota, the campaign...
January 15, 2018 - 6:00am
June 30, 2017
Trump's voter fraud commission wants to know the voting history, party ID and address of every voter in America
The chair of Donald Trump's Election Integrity Commission has penned a letter to all 50 states requesting their full voter role data, including...
June 30, 2017 - 6:40am
May 15, 2017
Supreme Court rejects bid to revive North Carolina voter ID law
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court put the final nail in the coffin of North Carolina's strict voter-identification law on Monday, rejecting...
May 15, 2017 - 10:01am
November 5, 2016
Most area counties see uptick in early voting
WORTHINGTON — Auditors offices across Minnesota and Iowa are open today for people to stop in and cast an absentee ballot ahead of Election...
November 5, 2016 - 10:49pm
November 3, 2016
About 13 percent of registered Minnesota voters have already cast ballots
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans have flocked to casting ballots before Election Day, leaving all previous records in the dust. Nearly 416,000 voters have already had absentee or mail-ballots accepted, according to numbers released Thursday, Nov. 3, by the secretary of state. That means about...
November 3, 2016 - 9:18pm
October 27, 2016
Minnesota already breaking voting records ahead of Nov. 8
ST. PAUL -- More than a quarter of a million people have already voted in Minnesota and the record-breaking numbers are expected to surge as Election Day approaches. “We are on track to have about 50,000 people voting prior to Election Day in Ramsey County,” said Joe Mansky, the...
October 27, 2016 - 9:11pm
June 1, 2016
Thousands of voters in limbo after Kansas demands proof they’re American
WICHITA, Kan. — After moving to Kansas, Tad Stricker visited a state motor vehicle office to perform what he thought was the routine task of...
June 1, 2016 - 3:40pm
April 22, 2015
Column: Getting good voting habits started early
By Steve Simon, Minnesota Secretary of State ST. PAUL — Spring is now upon us, and that means it’s time for some spring cleaning.
April 22, 2015 - 4:39pm
February 26, 2015
Elections take spotlight at Minnesota Capitol
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s elected officials are looking at election changes. On Thursday alone, lawmakers considered bills to change the primary election date, allowing 16-year-olds to preregister to vote and establishing a commission to redraw political district lines every 10...
February 26, 2015 - 9:07pm
October 21, 2014
Simon airs first secretary ad
Democratic state Rep. Steve Simon on Tuesday launched the first television commercial in the secretary of state’s race. Simon, running against Republican Dan Severson for the job being vacated by Mark Ritchie, promotes his sponsorship of bills that became laws to allow Minnesotans...
October 21, 2014 - 8:55pm
September 18, 2014
Absentee author attends Red Lake satellite site
RED LAKE — “Biinjwebinigedaa” didn’t exactly roll off Rep. Steve Simon’s tongue Thursday afternoon, but that was exactly why he was in Red Lake. Simon, DFL-Hopkins, traveled to the Red Lake Indian Reservation to meet with the Red Lake Political Education Committee and view...
September 18, 2014 - 8:08pm
July 10, 2014
Absentee ballot requests now taken online
WORTHINGTON — In an effort to increase voter accessibility, the Minnesota Secretary of State’s office has unveiled a new online program to encourage absentee voting. Late last month, the mnvotes.org website launched the “Request Absentee Ballot” tool for individuals to...
July 10, 2014 - 8:27pm
February 16, 2014
Familiar names to appear on 2014 ballot
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County residents will see a pair of familiar names on the 2014 ballot in November. County Attorney Kathy Kusz has announced her candidacy as county attorney, and Nobles County Sheriff Kent Wilkening is once again running for sheriff. Kusz was appointed as...
February 16, 2014 - 8:32pm
January 11, 2011
Voting for independence
Joseph Becensio of Sioux Falls, S.D., photographed a crowd waiting to vote on independence for Southern Sudan on Sunday in Omaha, Neb. Voting...
January 11, 2011 - 10:32pm
August 10, 2010
Editorial: Time to vote today
Today's a big day in Minnesota politics, but a significant number of folks likely won't care. The opening sentence in Don Davis' story in Monday's Daily Globe started with the words, "Tuesday's primary election could slip by with little notice." Secretary of State Mark Ritchie, the...
August 10, 2010 - 12:00am