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Data: Feb. 21, 2018
Calling it a 'disruption' to education, Bemidji superintendent cancels walkout event against gun violence
Gun control rally at Minn. Capitol draws unexpected crowd
Police go on offense during Super Bowl, nab 94 men in sex trafficking stings
State settles for $850M in 3M lawsuit
Fake tickets crushed fans' Super Bowl dreams: Two dozen arrested over weekend
College baseball: West re-fueling for 2018
College wrestling: Bluejays Pwae, Michels gearing up for nationals
Gophers unveil new football uniforms for 2018 season
US men's hockey advances to quarterfinals with win over Slovakia
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'
Gerald "Jerry" Roetzel
Hazel May Jackson
John B. Taylor
Cold weather car safety
'Be our guest' to another Disney classic
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Disheveled Theologian: Of mince and (paper) men
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
out and about
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 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
December 11, 2017
Two Minnesota lawmakers propose House harassment plan
ST. PAUL — Two Minnesota lawmakers — a Republican woman and a Democratic man — have a plan to revamp the way the state House deals with sexual harassment allegations. The plan, announced Monday, Dec. 11, would speed up the process for allegations to be addressed...
December 11, 2017 - 8:12pm
Former Minn. Gov. Carlson says Franken shouldn't resign
ST. PAUL—Former Minnesota Gov. Arne Carlson says Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken should rescind his resignation over allegations of sexual...
December 11, 2017 - 6:04pm
December 10, 2017
Iron Range women built foundation for combating workplace harassment
EVELETH — Somewhere among the mammoth trucks traversing the dirt terrain, the crushed rock moving by conveyor, the concentrator roaring to life, the piles of pellets loaded into a rail car and whisked away to shipping ports, the workers clad in hard hats and coveralls —...
December 10, 2017 - 1:00am
December 7, 2017
Tina Smith quickly rising to top of Senate speculation
PAUL — It took only minutes after the first sexual misconduct allegation was waged against Al Franken for speculation to begin about who would...
December 7, 2017 - 3:25pm
Analysis: Franken resignation sounded strikingly similar to 2008 apology
ST. PAUL -- Al Franken apologized about how he treated women. "I've had some tough conversations this week," Franken said, adding that "it kills...
December 7, 2017 - 12:27pm
December 5, 2017
Commentary: A man's handy guide to avoid sex harassment
Some men claim to be nervous because of all the male entertainment and media titans who've been fired in recent weeks over sexual harassment...
December 5, 2017 - 11:45pm
December 4, 2017
Amid sexual misconduct allegations, state Sen. Dan Schoen formally resigns, wants to stay a Cottage Grove cop
ST. PAUL — Dan Schoen is ready to turn in his Washington County lawmaker credentials, but not his gun and badge. Faced with allegations of...
December 4, 2017 - 6:12pm
November 27, 2017
Commentary: What exactly is Senator Al Franken apologizing for?
Senator Al Franken, fresh off more allegations that he groped the rear ends of women he took pictures with, is returning to work today. His fellow...
November 27, 2017 - 10:10am
November 24, 2017
What we know about the Al Franken accusations and responses
ST. PAUL — It's been eight days since a woman first accused Sen. Al Franken of inappropriate sexual behavior, and the news hasn't stopped since....
November 24, 2017 - 6:59pm
November 22, 2017
Dayton: Shouldn't take long to elect two new legislators
ST. PAUL—Two Minnesota lawmakers are resigning amid allegations of sexual harassment, and on Wednesday Gov. Mark Dayton said it shouldn't...
November 22, 2017 - 6:49pm