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Leonard Peltier's family still hopeful for clemency; policymakers disagree
Data: June 25, 2018
'Life is not supposed to end at 3': Man who beat Cedarius Nanoff, leaving him disabled, has been sentenced in death of another child
WRHCF: $2 million in grants and counting
Nature as teacher: Tinkergarten classes let young children explore and learn
18U soccer: Worthington wins Apple Valley Tournament
Legion baseball: Worthington goes 1-2 in Alexandria
Lynx roll past Aces
Bluff propels Martin Truex Jr. to victory at Sonoma
Watson soars for third Travelers' triumph
Farm to Fork changing consumer perceptions about food and farming
Anderson named circulation manager at The Globe
Breaking down the myths of phone repair and battery life
Minnesota state pension fund halts future commitments to company that played role in demise of Toys 'R' Us
Projections show South Dakota winter wheat yield up 90 percent from 2017
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Commentary: It's not your Minnesota uncle's political season
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
N.Y. State of Mind: Terrifying test drives
Many help make summer theatre season possible
Commentary: Still waiting for a talk with my dad
David Dean Hartman
John B. Taylor
Deborah "Deb" Ann Steffl
Nancy Lee Dirks
Duluth man enjoys unlikely recovery after emergency surgery removed of part of his skull
Dill-licious or no big dill? Testing pickle desserts, 2018's hottest food trend
Response to Mother's Day column was overwhelming
From North Dakota to New York City
Well-meaning but hasty comments add to caregiver's heavy load
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Lorraine F. Halbur
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
June 21, 2018
Census: Minnesota's diversity growth continues
ST. PAUL—Minnesota continues to grow more diverse, according to population estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau on Thursday. The...
June 21, 2018 - 8:55am
March 6, 2018
Column: Minnesota’s integration winners and losers, benefits vs. costs
By Myrle B. Cooper, Guest Commentator ST. CLOUD — Despite Minnesota’s historically liberal, politically blue state image boasting communities with national reputations for enviable livability and model environments, there are a few cities resisting peaceful racial integration....
March 6, 2018 - 10:47pm
November 7, 2017
As the student body becomes more diverse, challenges remain for Twins Cities-area schools
WOODBURY, Minn.—Students at Stillwater Area High School greeted Ruth Cherinet with stares when she walked into a classroom for the first...
November 7, 2017 - 4:32pm
September 24, 2017
Finding workers in southwestern Minnesota an economic challenge as need for diversity in workforce grows
MONTEVIDEO, Minn.—When residents of the Upper Minnesota River Valley are surveyed on the challenges the region faces, the number one response...
September 24, 2017 - 6:26pm
June 20, 2017
Diversity panel presents at workforce council meeting
MARSHALL — A presentation focusing on the ever-changing demographics in the region, titled “Times Are a Changing,” was presented June 1 at the SW MN Workforce Development board meeting.
June 20, 2017 - 11:26am
July 11, 2016
Worthington and St. Cloud: Diversity pride vs. pathological racism
By Myrle B. Cooper, Guest Columnist
July 11, 2016 - 9:17pm
July 8, 2016
International Festival Schedule of Events
Worthington’s International Festival – a celebration of the community’s diversity – gets under way at 5:30 p.m. today on the Nobles County...
July 8, 2016 - 8:41am
July 1, 2016
Capital Chatter: Farm groups back new GMO bill
ST. PAUL -- Farm organizations are happy that the U.S. Senate may be about to pass a bill taking away states' rights to demand that food labels tell consumers if the item has been genetically modified. A bill could be in front of senators as soon as they return from the July 4 holiday...
July 1, 2016 - 9:21pm
April 13, 2016
Race at root of disparities: Immigration, language barriers don’t explain gap, Met Council says
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota’s racial disparities may be more about skin color and ethnic background and less about circumstances than many people think.
April 13, 2016 - 9:26pm
January 27, 2016
As other see it: Willmar is doing just fine, thanks
Policing the misinformation spread via social media is an impossible task. Much of it leaves us simply shaking our heads. That being said, there are some things so ugly, misinformed, ignorant and just plain hateful toward another religion, it is time to speak up with an intelligent...
January 27, 2016 - 9:51pm
Letter: Governor proud of Tribune editorial
I read with interest the West Central Tribune’s Jan. 21 editorial defending Willmar’s immigrant community. I commend the editorial board for speaking out against hateful speech that demeans Willmar’s East-African residents. I thank you for celebrating the invaluable economic...
January 27, 2016 - 9:50pm
October 13, 2015
Dayton blunt in MN forum: Anyone who can’t accept immigrants ‘should find another state’
ST. CLOUD — Harsh words and heartfelt sentiment were exchanged by community members and local officials on racial issues in Central Minnesota at the St. Cloud NAACP Community Conversation with Gov. Mark Dayton. Hosted Tuesday at St. Cloud Public Library, about 100 people from...
October 13, 2015 - 9:32pm
July 8, 2015
Culture bash: International Festival celebrates local diversity
WORTHINGTON — The International Festival is here, and community members are ready to celebrate. Mike Cumiskey is one of the committee members...
July 8, 2015 - 8:42pm
January 25, 2015
WORTHINGTON — There can sometimes be an uncomfortable feeling when talking to someone that you don’t know, let alone someone from a different...
January 25, 2015 - 8:31pm
January 18, 2015
Starting the conversation
WORTHINGTON — There was a time not so many years ago when neighbors within a community all knew each other well. They engaged in small talk across the tops of hedges and fences while their children played together in backyards.
January 18, 2015 - 7:42pm