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NMSC awards local students scholarships
Farm market report for May 22 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Minn. roundup: Finalists named for Princess Kay of the Milky Way; teacher dies while on running race along North Shore
Outdoor fee hikes approved by Minn. lawmakers
Police arrest 23-year-old man in connection with Manchester bombing, Islamic State claims responsibility for attack
crime and courts
Golf: Red Wing boys win before Big Nine championship
Baseball: Cannon Falls wins HVL title game
Girls Golf: Lake City sets school record at Jewel Invite
Baseball: Wingers sweep JM, win Big Nine
Softball: Rucker's walk-off sends Panthers past D-E
Rotary names Paul Harris winners
Goodhue County Make It OK highlights importance of mental health; movie screening is May 23
Audition for Phoenix Theatre's summer musical
Garage Sale Map Hunter
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Associated Bank vs Dixon
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Kenneth J. Titus
Phillip E. Dawson, 67
Luverne "Bud" Simonson, 87
Clarence C. Lunde Jr., 85
Richard L. Rietmann, 72
Viewpoint: See how we're 'powering our community'
Viewpoint: The state budget and the damage done
Column: Slocum promotes local land stewardship
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
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January 29, 2013
U offers tuition freeze for more state money
January 29, 2013 - 4:00pm
January 18, 2013
Federal court upholds Wisconsin union law
A federal appeals court on Friday upheld a controversial Wisconsin law that limits public workers' collective bargaining rights. The law is constitutional, the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals determined. That overturned a lower court's ruling from last fall that the law was unconstitutional...
January 18, 2013 - 5:32pm
December 28, 2012
No shutdown ahead, but a tough session expected
ST. PAUL -- Newly elected conservative Republican Minnesota legislative majorities and a new liberal governor took office two years ago, setting...
December 28, 2012 - 10:00am
December 24, 2012
Ex-teacher lives Electoral College lesson
ST. PAUL -- Joe Moren taught high school students about the Electoral College for 40 years, but he really came to understand it Monday when he cast a vote for Barack Obama. The 82-year-old Hibbing man, one of Minnesota's 10 electors, has been active in Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party...
December 24, 2012 - 3:00pm
December 15, 2012
Frans talks tax reform in Red Wing
The state wants Minnesotans' ideas on how to fix a broken tax system. Revenue Commissioner Myron Frans visited Red Wing on his tour around the state to present information on Minnesota's tax system and gather ideas for reforms. This was the 50th city on the tour, he told a small...
December 15, 2012 - 6:00pm
December 4, 2012
States vary on dealing with exchanges
ST. PAUL -- Few states are as far along as Minnesota in establishing a state-based health insurance exchange program, and at last report only 17 have decided to set them up. Six states have opted to work with the federal government to set up exchanges and 16 will leave it up to...
December 4, 2012 - 5:00pm
Political notebook: Campaign turns to seeking fiscal cliff votes
December 4, 2012 - 4:22pm
November 19, 2012
Lame duck action could turn cliff into pothole
ST. PAUL -- Lots of talk comes from Washington about a "fiscal cliff" approaching Dec. 31, after which all kinds of serious financial problems could appear, but that talk is subsiding. The federal government could fall off that fiscal cliff if political leaders cannot agree on measures...
November 19, 2012 - 11:00am
November 18, 2012
Political notebook: Vikings say seat licenses were part of the deal
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Vikings say Gov. Mark Dayton and others are jumping the gun in criticizing the idea of selling pricey seats to some season-ticket holders. In strong language, Dayton wrote to Vikings owners complaining about their interest in selling high-priced seat licenses...
November 18, 2012 - 6:18pm
Farm bill could be part of solution
ST. PAUL -- A farm bill awaiting congressional action is being viewed more and more as a partial solution to the federal government's debt and budget crisis. The farm bill and impending "fiscal cliff" are being linked because new federal farm policy could produce billions of dollars...
November 18, 2012 - 11:00am
November 14, 2012
Three former DFL rivals lead Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Democratic competitors in the 2010 Minnesota governor's race will be state government's three most powerful politicians. Senate...
November 14, 2012 - 6:14pm
November 10, 2012
2014 already The 2012 election barely is history, but talk has shifted to 2014. The two big Minnesota prizes will be governor and U.S. Senate. Democrats know their candidates; Gov. Mark Dayton and U.S. Sen. Al Franken are expected to seek second terms. There has been talk for...
November 10, 2012 - 8:00am
November 7, 2012
Kline wins re-election to U.S. House
ST. PAUL -- John Kline won re-election to the U.S. House in the first contest of the redrawn 2nd Congressional District. Kline, the highest-ranking...
November 7, 2012 - 4:02am
Kind easily wins re-election
Ron Kind led a quiet, confident campaign for re-election to Wisconsin's 3rd Congressional District. With his overwhelming victory Tuesday night,...
November 7, 2012 - 3:58am
Harsdorf fends off challenger
Sheila Harsdorf, who has represented the Wisconsin 10th Senate District since 2001 and survived a recall attempt last year, won re-election. ...
November 7, 2012 - 3:56am