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Windom to offer 'Begindergarten' next year
Dollars for Scholars awards gifts to 13 WHS students
‘Relentless’ work camp to improve accessibility in Nobles County
Elementary school groundbreaking is Tuesday
State to seek aggravated sentence in child assault case
Charlie Coyle is finally in the Stanley Cup Final. Just not with the Wild
Prep baseball: Paniagua, Trojans come alive in come-from-behind win over St. James Area
Friday sports roundup: PA pitching shines in Slayton
Boys tennis: Worthington is the favorite in Section 3A team play
Wild forward Luke Kunin added to Team USA roster
ECHO recognized for 25 years of membership
Crossroads Care Center getting new focus
Van Waus is Sanford Worthington’s Employee of the Year
Farmers Under Pressure
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Place a Business Announcement
Column: Combating senior fraud
Column: Interest continues to build in Teacher Pathway program
Column: Medicare for All becomes Medicare for None
Tales from the Chief: Taking the wheel on 'Freedom to Drive'
Letter: Support Tobacco 21 in Minnesota
Marie M. Voss Winkel
Jeanette "Jeanie" M. Roetzel
Mayor honors efforts in nursing homes
Disheveled Theologian: The cone of shame
Kennecke speaks on opioid abuse at 'Living Your Best Life
Disheveled Theologian: That moment when ...
WHS Prom 2019
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Vern & Marilyn
Steve and Diane
Jack and LaVonne Slater
Jack and LaVonne Slater
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
February 13, 2019
Schomacker proposes new tax bill
ST. PAUL — District 22A Rep. Joe Schomacker, R-Luverne, has co-authored a bipartisan bill that would bring Minnesota tax law into conformity...
February 13, 2019 - 9:00am
January 8, 2019
Column: What to expect in St. Paul this session
LUVERNE — The elections are over and the new legislative session is almost upon us. When legislators convene in Saint Paul on Jan. 8, we’ll get to work right away on the myriad of important issues that await action. Republicans have maintained a majority in the state Senate, while...
January 8, 2019 - 10:55pm
November 28, 2018
Weber to once again chair Senate committee
ST. PAUL— Minnesota Senate Republicans announced today that District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne, will chair the Senate Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy Committee again in 2019 and 2020. Weber also held the post during the 2017-2018 legislative session.
November 28, 2018 - 12:21pm
November 8, 2018
MN Republicans re-elect Gazelka as senate majority leader
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Senate Republicans on Thursday. Nov. 8, unanimously re-elected their leader and selected a new president of that chamber. In a closed meeting, Republican lawmakers elected Sen. Paul Gazelka, R-Nisswa, to serve as Senate Majority Leader and Sen. Jeremy Miller,...
November 8, 2018 - 4:24pm
September 21, 2018
Veteran Minnesota lawmaker ends campaign, denies daughter's allegation of inappropriate touching
St. PAUL—Minnesota state Rep. Jim Knoblach, an influential St. Cloud Republican in his eighth term, has ended his re-election campaign...
September 21, 2018 - 5:49pm
September 13, 2018
U of M plans to ask Legislature for $87M increase
MINNEAPOLIS — University of Minnesota leaders plan to ask the Legislature for an additional $87 million next biennium with no promises for how they'll spend it. That would represent a 6.7 percent increase to the two-year, $1.3 billion base appropriation the U regularly gets...
September 13, 2018 - 9:35pm
August 8, 2018
Report: States can do more to fight cancer
DULUTH, Minn.—Minnesota falls short in adapting measures that would aid in the fight against cancer, an advocacy group contends in a report...
August 8, 2018 - 9:59pm
July 29, 2018
Child care changes 'a good step forward'
DULUTH — Minnesota family child care providers are embracing some small regulatory changes that could make a big difference in a profession that is shrinking fast. "This was a good step forward," said Julie Seydel, a child care provider and public policy director for the Minnesota...
July 29, 2018 - 10:00pm
May 31, 2018
Dayton's last bill stabilizes pensions for retired state workers
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton decided to save one of the most bipartisan bills for last. "That's the last bill I'll sign as governor of Minnesota....
May 31, 2018 - 7:51pm
May 30, 2018
MN lawmakers claim a bonding victory as Dayton signs with objections
May 30, 2018 - 3:12pm
Peppin leaving Minnesota Legislature
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota House majority leader will not seek re-election this year so she can take a job with the Minnesota Rural Electric...
May 30, 2018 - 11:27am
May 22, 2018
MN legislative session is a wrap, without an ending
ST. PAUL — The Republican-controlled 2018 Minnesota Legislature approved a lot. Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton is poised to veto nearly all...
May 22, 2018 - 1:40pm
May 21, 2018
Bonding could be Legislature's last man standing
May 21, 2018 - 4:33pm
A bumpy ending for Minnesota Legislature
ST. PAUL—Minnesota legislators bounced down a rocky road toward adjournment with the prospect that few of the major issues of the year...
May 21, 2018 - 12:06am
May 20, 2018
DMV mess: Despite deputy registrar pleas for rescue funds, they get nothing at Minnesota Legislature
ST. PAUL—They're private business owners and government employees with a basic job: Help you renew your license plates and update the title...
May 20, 2018 - 11:20pm