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Jackson County woman killed in car crash
With Tony Cornish gone, what happens with House committee that focuses on guns and cops?
Minnesota vs. Minnesota: Agency pushes back in $5 billion 3M suit
Data: Feb. 19, 2018
Missing pregnant woman found dead in Chippewa National Forest: Autopsy scheduled for 27-year-old from Akeley in Cass County
Marvin, Lamoureux score goals to send U.S. to gold-medal game at Olympics
LeBron's MVP performance guides team to All-Star win
Wild rookie Joel Eriksson Ek persisting despite near 50-game goalless streak
Russian curler suspected of doping
College men's hockey: Bulldogs finish sweep of Miami
Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
Letter: Story on Brewster boulder triggers memories
Letter: Exchange student experiences first Thanksgiving, Christmas in Worthington
Column: Worthington schools committed to 'Child Find'
John B. Taylor
Mary "Betty" Anderson
Bonnie Kay Liebl
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Disheveled Theologian: Of mince and (paper) men
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
Kind kids help hurting teacher
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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
February 17, 2018
Battles may loom about Fischbach, funding
ST. PAUL — It was all happy happy, joy joy last week when legislative leaders from both parties and Gov. Mark Dayton posed for selfies and met the media for a pre-session briefing. They can profess chumminess all they want, but the reality is there are serious disagreements...
February 17, 2018 - 10:15am
Trump budget cuts crop insurance and heating, boosts military and infrastructure
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—A long list of potential funding cuts proposed by President Donald Trump could target programs that serve North Dakotans and Minnesotans, Congress members said this week. But the U.S. lawmakers don't think the president's budget—at least in its entirety—will...
February 17, 2018 - 10:03am
February 5, 2018
Fellow Democrat Nick Leonard to challenge Tina Smith for Senate seat
Minnesota's newest senator now has some competition from within her own party. Nick Leonard, a Minneapolis lawyer and activist, announced Monday,...
February 5, 2018 - 9:22pm
Bachmann not running: 'Not hearing any call from God'
ST. PAUL — Former U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann said she does not feel God has called her to run for U.S. Senate, so is staying out of the...
February 5, 2018 - 6:29pm
February 2, 2018
Newly sworn-in Minn. senator says Democrats willing to work 'in good faith' with Trump
ST. PAUL—U.S. Sen. Tina Smith of Minnesota delivered the national Democratic weekly address one day short of a month in office. The senator...
February 2, 2018 - 1:15pm
January 29, 2018
Here's who MN, ND leaders are bringing to Trump's State of the Union
WASHINGTON—When Donald Trump addresses the nation on Tuesday night, Jan. 30, lawmakers from Minnesota and North Dakota will be listening carefully for the president's vision—and from a look at the guest list, some are looking to make statements of their own. Here's a look...
January 29, 2018 - 5:33pm
January 26, 2018
Minnesota Sen. Smith calls attempted Mueller firing 'disturbing,' others more measured
Sen. Tina Smith, D-Minn., minced no words Friday, Jan. 26, on recent reports that President Donald Trump attempted last year to fire Special...
January 26, 2018 - 8:18pm
January 22, 2018
For dreamers, budget vote a nightmare
ST. PAUL—Liberal immigration supporters are furious at Democratic U.S. senators, including Minnesota's two, for favoring a short-term federal...
January 22, 2018 - 5:25pm
January 19, 2018
Trump grades range from B+ to incomplete among region's leaders
GRAND FORKS—Saturday marks the one-year anniversary of Donald Trump's presidency, with approval ratings nationwide historically low for much...
January 19, 2018 - 7:25pm
January 16, 2018
Tim Pawlenty: I won't run for Al Franken/Tina Smith U.S. Senate seat
ST. PAUL — Former Republican Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty will not run for the U.S. Senate in November. Pawlenty, who has been courted by...
January 16, 2018 - 3:49pm
January 12, 2018
Minnesota's new senator Smith gets ideas to address opioid crisis
ST. PAUL—To combat the growing opioid crisis Minnesota needs more funding and flexibility from federal officials to support unique and...
January 12, 2018 - 7:09pm
January 9, 2018
Smith gets her wish, named to Senate Ag committee
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Sen. Tina Smith will get to grapple with food stamps and crop insurance as she begins her abbreviated term in the U.S. Senate — as she wished. Smith, who was sworn in last week as Minnesota's newest senator, was named Tuesday to the Senate Committee on...
January 9, 2018 - 7:03pm
January 6, 2018
Smith meets with Teamsters: Minnesota’s new senator prepares for fight over pensions
Sen. Tina Smith met with retired Teamsters on Saturday, Jan. 6, to talk about a proposed solution to the problems facing their pensions. The...
January 6, 2018 - 6:01pm
January 5, 2018
U.S. Sen. Tina Smith makes first public appearance in Minnesota since taking office
DULUTH, Minn.—U.S. Sen. Tina Smith made her first public appearance in Minnesota as a senator Friday in Duluth, meeting with community...
January 5, 2018 - 9:36pm
January 3, 2018
The story behind new Minn. US Sen. Smith's inaugural Bible
WASHINGTON, D.C.—When Minnesota's newest U.S. senator, Tina Smith, took the oath of office Wednesday, she laid her hand across a thick, old Holy Bible — a Heilige Bibel actually — held together by a black ribbon. And yes, Smith said, it is literally held together...
January 3, 2018 - 9:11pm