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Elderly couple found dead in Minn., grandson arrested
Dead body found outside home in Naytahwaush in northwest Minn.
Minn. teacher licensing extension rejected
St. Paul student charged with gun possession
Minn. down 1,300 jobs in Feb.; jobless rate still drops to 3.2 percent
Scott Rall: Hoping for a normal spring
Rare lynx sighting highlights a day on the ice
Twins to go with five outfielders to start season
Minnesotans crash puck party in Sioux Falls
College men's hockey preview: 2018 NCAA West Regional
Are you kind when you disagree with someone?
Letter: Lawmaker’s bill would assist pig haulers
Letter: MNLARS fix moving forward in Minnesota House
Letter: Be sure to observe National Nutrition Month
With a perfect son, it's hard not to be 'that parent'
Marlyn L. Giffin
Theodora "Teddy" Christy Fujan
James "Jim" Fox
Ronald "Ron" Schilman
Impress your guests with sweet Zeppole di San Giuseppe pastry
Sparkling wines are not created equally
'Singspiration' event is Saturday night
No more crying? Testing the tearless onion
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
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Van't Hof 60th anniversary
Birth: Hailey Jean DeGroot
Holtrop 60th anniversary
Smit 70th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
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Applications sought for rural broadband auction
Making a splash
State Chamber pushes for income tax relief
AGCO launches apprenticeship program
High school project for warming calves turns into business plan
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March 8, 2018
UMN wants another $10M to freeze in-state tuition
ST. PAUL—The University of Minnesota will ask the Legislature for an extra $10 million to finance a tuition freeze next year for Minnesota residents at all of its campuses. The two-year budget lawmakers adopted last year awarded the university $658.7 million in base funding...
March 8, 2018 - 6:15pm
January 25, 2018
Community health centers at risk of layoffs, closing without federal funding
DULUTH—Some of Minnesota's community health centers will start making cuts in early February if Congress hasn't resolved federal funding...
January 25, 2018 - 5:19pm
April 30, 2017
Congressional talks yield deal to fund government through September
WASHINGTON — Congressional negotiators have hammered out a bipartisan agreement on a spending package to keep the federal government funded through the end of the current fiscal year on Sept. 30, a senior congressional aide said on Sunda, April 30. The House of Representatives...
April 30, 2017 - 9:17pm
April 19, 2017
'Everything is learning': Minnesota districts with free pre-K say its boon for kids, parents
ADA, Minn. — Fresh off a post-lunch nap, the 4- and 5-year-olds in Dawn Tinjum's pre-kindergarten class at Ada-Borup Elementary School...
April 19, 2017 - 7:42pm
February 28, 2017
Vet lab funding battle continues in South Dakota
BROOKINGS, S.D. — The debate continues in the South Dakota Legislature over the funding source for the new Animal Disease Research and...
February 28, 2017 - 7:00pm
May 24, 2016
WPU talks Lewis & Clark options if no special session
WORTHINGTON — If Worthington Public Utilities Manager Scott Hain was disappointed Monday in the failed attempts to get state bonding money to complete the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System to Worthington, the WPU’s Water & Light Commission was fired up about the lack...
May 24, 2016 - 8:48pm
Dayton has doubts on transportation funding
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton is not confident that transportation funding legislation could pass if he calls a special legislative session to finish work not done by Sunday's midnight deadline. "I think it’s unrealistic to think they’re going to agree on something before or during...
May 24, 2016 - 4:41pm
May 19, 2016
U.S. Senate approves $1.1 billion to fight Zika virus
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — An election-year fight over addressing the spreading Zika virus intensified in the U.S. Congress as the Senate Thursday...
May 19, 2016 - 3:20pm
May 18, 2016
USDA offering home loan funding
WORTHINGTON — USDA Rural Development is offering home loans to low-income individuals and families living in rural Minnesota, including Worthington. Applicants must be unable to qualify for traditional financing and meet USDA income and credit requirements. Homes must be modest...
May 18, 2016 - 8:47pm
May 17, 2016
A little money, a long wait: Rock SWCD gets grant to address 2014 flood damage
LUVERNE — It has been nearly two years since flood waters washed through Rock County farm fields, carrying away topsoil, creating gullies and...
May 17, 2016 - 8:29pm
State budget talks expanded from transportation
ST. PAUL — At least they are talking.
May 17, 2016 - 6:49pm
May 11, 2016
Transportation funding in the headlights
ST. PAUL — The key to finishing the 2016 Minnesota legislative session remains short of the ignition switch.
May 11, 2016 - 9:05pm
April 25, 2016
Increase funds or hold the line? Education spending debate mirrors overall Minnesota money dispute
ST. PAUL — Republicans want to hold state spending in line, while Democrats want to bump up funding in some areas of Minnesota’s government.
April 25, 2016 - 10:11pm
April 5, 2016
‘We need more room’: Windom citizens voice concerns over cost, location of new emergency services facility
WINDOM — The Windom Community Center was filled Monday evening with citizens concerned about a proposed emergency services facility that would...
April 5, 2016 - 8:40am
February 29, 2016
Legislators to consider early-childhood funding
ST. PAUL — Teachers already are thinking about a child’s emerging literacy skills when an infant is enrolled at Peace of Mind Early Education Center in Woodbury. “As soon as we take in a child, at 6 weeks old, we understand the importance of every interaction we have with that...
February 29, 2016 - 7:45pm