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Duluth schools explore schedule options: Seven periods, block scheduling would expand elective choices
Data: Dec. 18, 2017
Willmar Integration Center coffee encourages communication
Kittson County video sheds light on wolves
Development Homes sued for negligence for alleged assault at Grand Forks group home
Zimmer's 'D' destroys former team
Terror threats unsettle small-town hoops tourney
McFeely: Teddy Time brings down the house at U.S. Bank Stadium
Vikings clinch NFC North title with big win over Bengals
Outdoors notebook: New MN regulations, ND dates set
Commentary: It is risky to sell your soul to the devil
Retail curtails my workout at the mall
Column: District 518 explains proposed property tax statements
No need to plan kindness this season
Wine options for your holiday meal
Orville C. Westfall
Marie Vander Top
Marian Maebelle Hanson
Disheveled Theologian: Theological Stocking Stuffers, Week 6: Imperfections are welcome
Don't try to replace parent's deceased spouse
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Column: Eugene McCarthy sat on his bed, listening to us
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
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Vlastuin 75th birthday
Springman 85th birthday
Birth: Nolan Lee Knutson
Knigge 50th anniversary
Birth: Hunter Rose Barrie
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
December 5, 2017
Column: Let’s keep a close eye on foreign investments, acquisitions
Q: Why are you calling for new oversight of foreign investments and acquisitions of U.S. companies? A: As a U.S. senator, it’s my job to look out for America’s interests, especially when long-term economic prosperity and national security are at stake. For more than 241 years,...
December 5, 2017 - 10:46pm
November 24, 2017
Letter: Specific details lacking on tax reform plan
By Dale Cuperus, Lakefield
November 24, 2017 - 10:12pm
November 21, 2017
Column: There’s plenty to celebrate on Thanksgiving
Q: Who launched a “day of thanksgiving” to unite America “with one heart and one voice”? A: More than 150 years ago, Abraham Lincoln issued a presidential proclamation, reminding a divided nation that we are united by “gracious gifts” that should be “solemnly, reverently,...
November 21, 2017 - 10:20pm
November 14, 2017
Column: Stating the case for tax reform
WASHINGTON — Since well before we became a country to the present day, America has attracted people who are willing to leave behind everything and everyone they know and settle in a strange land just to have the opportunity to work hard and provide for their families.
November 14, 2017 - 10:41pm
September 5, 2017
Column: Lending a helping hand with hearing aids
Q: Why did you join the effort to change the way hearing aids are regulated and sold in the United States? A: One in seven Americans has untreated hearing loss. And yet millions of people don’t access hearing assistive devices despite experiencing hardship and frustration in daily...
September 5, 2017 - 10:53pm
September 2, 2017
Grassley hosts town hall in Sibley
SIBLEY, Iowa — U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, conducted a town hall Wednesday morning at the Sibley Community Center, at which Iowa constituents...
September 2, 2017 - 7:20am
August 29, 2017
Column: County meetings keep dialogue open
Q: What’s on the minds of Iowans as you visit each of Iowa’s 99 counties this year? A: Last year during the August recess, I got a lot of feedback from Iowans about government overreach, specifically regarding an Obama administration rule known as Waters of the United States (WOTUS)....
August 29, 2017 - 10:39pm
August 22, 2017
Column: Renewable fuels bring big boost to Iowa’s economy
Q: How has your support for renewable fuels helped Iowa? A: Iowans breathe cleaner air and can chalk up a stronger, healthier economy thanks to renewable fuels. My long-held support for public policies that foster growth, investment and sustainability in this emerging industry has...
August 22, 2017 - 10:44pm
July 25, 2017
Keep constitutional boundaries in mind with civil asset forfeiture
Q: What is civil asset forfeiture? A: Civil asset forfeiture laws empower the government to seize property linked to prohibited behavior and criminal enterprise.
July 25, 2017 - 10:38pm
July 18, 2017
Column: Keeping up the good fight against reckless spending
Q: What drives your relentless grip on the federal purse strings? A: Like many Iowans who grow up in households that don't spend beyond their means, I understand the need to pinch pennies. Reckless spending goes against the grain of a heritage rooted in Midwestern fiscal discipline....
July 18, 2017 - 10:47pm
July 7, 2017
Column: Changes to Affordable Care Act are a must
Q: Why are changes needed to fix the Affordable Care Act? A: No piece of legislation is perfect, especially one that restructures one-sixth of the U.S. economy. The Affordable Care Act is a prime example.
July 7, 2017 - 10:09pm
May 16, 2017
Column: Helping foster care children is a year-round effort
Q: What prompted your leadership on foster care issues in Congress? A: It’s no secret that a loving home and happy household nurtures the next generation to thrive and become productive members of society. Close-knit, supportive families serve as the building blocks for safe schools...
May 16, 2017 - 10:20pm
May 10, 2017
Column: Congress plays important role in foreign affairs
Q: Do you expect Governor Branstad to be confirmed as the next U.S. ambassador to China? A: Yes. Governor Branstad had a very good confirmation hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. I was proud to introduce him to members of the committee and share my support for...
May 10, 2017 - 10:43pm
May 2, 2017
Column: Small businesses mean big business for U.S.
Q: Why are small businesses a big deal for America? A: Small businesses drive the U.S. economy and serve as the economic engine and job creator for local communities across America. More than 266,000 small businesses in Iowa employ nearly half of the workforce in the state.
May 2, 2017 - 10:22pm
March 20, 2017
Column: Americans should mark National Ag Week
Q: Why is National Ag Week a good reminder for Americans to appreciate how food gets to their tables? A: Americans enjoy the most wholesome, affordable and abundant food supply in the world. According to the USDA, the share of disposable income Americans spend on food has fallen from...
March 20, 2017 - 10:32pm