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Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
Goetz inspires hometown crowd
Julie Klecker named region's top female business professional
Live.Give.Save. wins Ignite Cup
crime and courts
Softball: Randolph rolls Houston, twice
Track: Quam sets new K-W best at Elite Meet
Baseball: Cougars come on late to beat Chatfield
Baseball: Randolph sweeps Houston
Baseball: K-W takes advantage of Lourdes' sloppy defense
Four country voices, one concert
Behrens family creates jazz scholarship
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
State Theatre rustles up cowboy tunes
Brooks explores his wild side in 'Wilderness'
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Marland M. Magee, 81
Rita Ann Engeldinger, 87
Dale L. Stucki, 90
Rita Ann Engeldinger, 87
Martha Fay JaQuay Erie
Letter: Revenue shift, shutdown threaten small communities
Letter: Ellsworth welcomes Joint Finance Committee in style
Letter: Looking for sustainable membership
Letter: Keep rural Minnesota strong
Letter: Shelves are stocked, thanks to you
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March 28, 2017
Congressman Walz enters Minnesota governor race
ST. PAUL—U.S. Rep. Tim Walz says he is running for governor, giving Democrats a candidate from greater Minnesota, where Republicans dominated...
March 28, 2017 - 9:06am
January 4, 2017
Minnesota Farmers Union selects interim president
ST. PAUL — A farmer from Renville County has been named the interim president of the Minnesota Farmers Union. Gary Wertish, who has served as vice-president to the MFU for the last five years, assumed the leadership position this week following the retirement Dec. 31 of Doug...
January 4, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 2, 2016
Viewpoint: When we see un-American behavior, let's push back
Viewpoint Those of us who regarded Donald Trump's election as an unmitigated disaster could only hope that his campaign histrionics would give way to a reality in which he did as he stated he would: surrounded himself with the best and brightest advisers he could.
December 2, 2016 - 4:30pm
November 30, 2016
Local officials brace for Wisconsin recount
The process of recounting every presidential ballot cast in Wisconsin begins this week, including Pierce and St. Croix counties. Wisconsin's...
November 30, 2016 - 4:45pm
November 24, 2016
Letter: The effort to protect Lake City's waterfront not over
As an advocate for public ownership of Lake City's shoreline, I applaud those who voted down the referendum (1,508-1,091) vacating part of Washington...
November 24, 2016 - 11:00am
November 20, 2016
Letter: Elected officials must represent all of us always
I have to say that I am disappointed with our past election. I'm disappointed that a candidate chose to use the presidential platform to insult numerous individuals on countless occasions for a variety of reasons without ever issuing an apology. How our president-elect conducted himself...
November 20, 2016 - 12:42pm
November 16, 2016
Election fallout surfacing in area schools
In the wake of national campaign rhetoric that was often labeled racist and xenophobic, some area school districts are dealing with an uptick of racially charged incidents following the presidential election. Red Wing Public Schools Superintendent Karsten Anderson said the district...
November 16, 2016 - 6:00am
November 14, 2016
Trump shock: Panel discusses media's role in 2016 election
RIVER FALLS — Two veteran Twin Cities journalists spoke at UW-River Falls Thursday to address the question many have been asking in the...
November 14, 2016 - 5:30pm
November 12, 2016
Johnson surges to victory in final days
Russ Feingold waited six years in the wings, hoping to unseat the man who handed him a decisive loss. On Tuesday, Wisconsin voters declined to return Feingold to the U.S. Senate. Oshkosh businessman Ron Johnson handily won his re-election bid by carrying 52 percent of the vote with...
November 12, 2016 - 10:00am
November 11, 2016
Drotos, Nesseth to bring fresh perspective
Tuesday's election will bring new faces to Goodhue County Board. Paul Drotos will serve as District 5 commissioner and Barney Nesseth will serve...
November 11, 2016 - 12:00pm
SWCD supervisors re-elected Goodhue County residents re-elected three Soil and Water Conservation District supervisors Tuesday. Jeff Beckman, District 3, Ed McNamara, District 4, and John Jaeger, District 5, will serve additional four-year terms. There were no challengers. Clark remains...
November 11, 2016 - 7:00am
November 10, 2016
Minnesotans like panel for determining legislator pay
November 10, 2016 - 6:30pm
Nolan-Mills U.S. House race tight
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's northeast quadrant attracted attention from national politicians as Democratic U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan struggled to...
November 10, 2016 - 4:07pm
Letter: Nation must be metric to compete in manufacturing
One of the more pointless things people running for political office regularly say is, "We need change." Change happens, regardless of what we do. It's one of the three things you can count on, along with death and taxes. Too many of these change-chanters have no idea what needs to...
November 10, 2016 - 4:00pm
It was a Republican Minnesota election
ST. PAUL—Greater Minnesota Republicans flexed their muscle. They helped provide the state House and Senate a GOP majority and forced some...
November 10, 2016 - 11:31am