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An Eagle Scout at only 13, Minnesota boy is driven by service
Minnesota man accused of assisting in wife's suicide
Minnesota man with 17 DWI convictions faces bevy of new charges after crash
Data: Aug. 21, 2018
Minnesota man rescues 2 kids from fire; called 'absolutely heroic'
NHL standout Cullen's hockey arena adding third ice sheet
Walk-on freshman Zack Annexstad named Gophers' starting quarterback
Hunters asked to try to avoid shooting ear-tagged, radio-collared research bears
Amateur baseball: Bulls advance in state tournament
Girls tennis: Luverne falls to USC, beats LQVP
Sanford, Good Samaritan Society affiliation clears regulatory process
Hy-Vee earns kudos from Greenpeace
Fraud: Costly, painful and all too common
Railway seeks historic designation
Southwest Minnesota charities to receive funding from local food manufacturer
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Commentary: 'Judas' leaves us shattered, but God still God
Commentary: Millennial caregiver overwhelmed with family obligations
Column: Two events on horizon at Worthington Middle School
Letter: Fill out survey and support theater effort
Commentary: Noticing others is first step to kindness
Raymond "Rip" Beckering
Steven J. Huisken
Cyril John Bernardy
When we have problems
A few small things
Column: Mop bucket surprise
Commentary: Harvesting late summer crops
Commentary: A weed in sheep's clothing
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Leland & Donna Hain
Fletcher August Huntington
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
May 12, 2018
Many issues still on the table as Minnesota legislative session enters its final week
ST. PAUL—Ideas never really die at the Minnesota Legislature. There's almost always a glimmer of hope that a proposal will make it through, until the House and Senate are forced by state law to adjourn on "the first Monday after the third Saturday in May." This year, that's...
May 12, 2018 - 10:23am
May 3, 2018
That major bipartisan sexual harassment bill ... it's stumbling in the Minnesota Senate
ST. PAUL — A bipartisan sexual harassment proposal that could affect every workplace in Minnesota now faces an uncertain future at the Capitol. The bill would remove a legal hurdle that supporters say has led to courts throwing out cases, even when they involve piggish behavior...
May 3, 2018 - 9:03pm
April 30, 2018
University of Minnesota paid $282,000 to resolve sexual harassment complaints
ST. PAUL—The University of Minnesota paid $282,000 to resolve two sexual harassment complaints against former athletics director Norwood...
April 30, 2018 - 9:45pm
April 27, 2018
Minnesota bill lowers bar for sex harassment, and not all are pleased
ST. PAUL — A simple but significant sexual harassment proposal that could affect every workplace in Minnesota moved ahead at the Capitol on Thursday night, April 27, but not everyone is happy about it. A number of employment attorneys and some small business advocates fear the...
April 27, 2018 - 8:05pm
April 23, 2018
Proposed sexual harassment policy in Minnesota Legislature would cover everyone, all the time
ST. PAUL—Lobbyists, interns, members of the media and the general public would all be protected from sexual harassment under a proposal...
April 23, 2018 - 9:23pm
Proposed tougher sex harassment law in Minnesota might be first of kind in nation
ST. PAUL—Here's the sentence: "An intimidating, hostile, or offensive environment ... does not require the harassing conduct or communication...
April 23, 2018 - 9:19pm
April 13, 2018
Records: U of M spent $43,000 investigating 2007 sexual harassment claim
MINNEAPOLIS—The University of Minnesota spent more than $38,000 investigating a decade-old claim of sexual harassment against a member...
April 13, 2018 - 9:07pm
March 29, 2018
U of M professor accused of sexual harassment was reprimanded before
ST. PAUL—A University of Minnesota professor who was called out publicly in December for his interactions with women has lost a leadership position and is the subject of four ongoing school investigations. Brad Carlin was head of the School of Public Health biostatistics division...
March 29, 2018 - 6:48pm
February 26, 2018
Minnesota House begins harassment rule update process
ST. PAUL—States across the country want to update their sexual misconduct rules after lawmakers, including in Minnesota, have been forced...
February 26, 2018 - 4:30pm
February 22, 2018
Minnesota House sex harassment training criticized
ST. PAUL — State Rep. Erin Maye Quade left Wednesday's sexual harassment training for the Minnesota House of Representatives in tears....
February 22, 2018 - 10:09am
February 19, 2018
With Tony Cornish gone, what happens with House committee that focuses on guns and cops?
ST. PAUL—Former state Rep. Tony Cornish was a House institution: As the pistol-packing Republican chairman of the Minnesota House public...
February 19, 2018 - 7:20am
January 26, 2018
Harassment settlements detail host of ugly incidents in Minn. state agencies
ST PAUL—A senior special agent for the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension was accused of using a woman's immigration status as leverage to have sex with her, and a female Stillwater prison guard was subject to constant images of porn and sexually explicit comments by...
January 26, 2018 - 7:58pm
State sex harassment report: Minn. needs a strong central office to investigate complaints
ST PAUL—Pledging to ensure a safe workplace for more than 33,000 state employees, Minnesota's top human resources official on Friday, Jan. 26, recommended the formation of a central office to ensure all sexual harassment complaints are fully investigated. That's the first of...
January 26, 2018 - 7:56pm
December 24, 2017
Sexual harassment, opioids lead list of top MN stories in 2017
Allegations of sexual harassment and the #metoo movement gained momentum, causing a storm of controversy that ended the careers of Minnesota...
December 24, 2017 - 8:30am
December 12, 2017
UPDATE: Dayton to name Franken replacement for Senate on Wednesday
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans will learn Wednesday who their next senator will be. At a 10 a.m. news conference at the Capitol, Gov. Mark Dayton will...
December 12, 2017 - 7:53pm