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May 15, 2017
Viewpoint: Legacy land purchases often hurt townships
Recently, a series of editorials attacking provisions in the Omnibus Legacy Funding Bill, the House Omnibus Tax Bill and other pending legislation, as anti-environment and anti-Legacy Amendment, have appeared in newspapers across the state. At least one media personality has blasted...
May 15, 2017 - 9:00pm
Column: Invest in a 21st century workforce
Wyoming Machine is making a big difference in Stacy, Minn. The company recently brought home the National Association of Workforce Boards' business leadership award for their work developing the local workforce and economy. In Duluth, thanks to partnerships with local employers, 70...
May 15, 2017 - 5:07pm
May 11, 2017
Letter: Trump nixes Carter's due
Recently, the Argentine government decided to award the highest civilian medal to former President Jimmy Carter. Upon learning of the award, the Trump administration requested that they withdraw the award, which they did. Incredible! Richard W. Johnson Wacouta
May 11, 2017 - 7:30pm
May 9, 2017
Editorial: Hate speech has no place in Minnesota politics
The political race in Minnesota's 7th District's congressional seat in 2018 will be interesting. Republicans are again targeting Rep. Collin Peterson, DFL-Detroit Lakes, a member of Congress since 1991, who has announced he is seeking reelection next year. Any political race, especially...
May 9, 2017 - 1:00pm
May 3, 2017
Letter: Lots of infrastructure, but no more railroads
A bill by Rep. Steve Drazkowski and Sen. Mike Goggin looks set to deny any funding for zip rail to Rochester. Meanwhile, Gov. Mark Dayton is still hoping that Washington will supply $1.75 billion for his Southwest light rail and Blue Line light rail projects. But freshman Congressman...
May 3, 2017 - 7:00am
May 2, 2017
Questions remain as legislative session enters final month
Not many people were pleased with how the 2016 legislative session ended. No transportation bill was passed, and a bonding bill was left on the...
May 2, 2017 - 7:00am
May 1, 2017
Column: House, Senate compromise; now it's Dayton's turn
I have said it time and time again: one reason I ran for office was because I was frustrated by the dysfunction of state government. I watched past legislative sessions as an outsider, shaking my head as leaders waited until the last minute to throw deals together. The longer legislators...
May 1, 2017 - 10:36am
April 28, 2017
Letter: Revenue shift, shutdown threaten small communities
When it comes to politics, change is a driving force, but then reality hits and people need to lead and govern. Minnesota legislators have a month to get their work done. How the final product will end is a mystery, but lots of compromising looks to be in order to avoid a special...
April 28, 2017 - 10:00am
April 27, 2017
Letter: Ellsworth welcomes Joint Finance Committee in style
As co-chairs of the Joint Committee on Finance, we would like to thank everyone who came out to make their voice heard at the public hearing on Wednesday, April 19, at Ellsworth High School. We truly appreciate the time many of your took to come and testify. We'd also like to thank...
April 27, 2017 - 6:00pm
April 25, 2017
Letter: Keep rural Minnesota strong
In rural Minnesota, we want a say in what goes on in our community. That is why the very largest factory farms must do environmental review before they are built. I know firsthand how important this is because outside interests are trying to push a factory hog farm into my township...
April 25, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 18, 2017
Franken's rising national profile is no joke
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — Al Franken was famous before this year. Thanks to a past career he is undoubtedly one of the most recognizable members...
April 18, 2017 - 3:00pm
April 17, 2017
Column: Budget proposal eyes tax relief
A common theme between the 2016 campaign and the 2017 legislative session is health insurance affordability. While Washington D.C. has had difficulty trying to enact reforms to our health insurance system, St. Paul has experienced some success. The Minnesota Premium Security Plan,...
April 17, 2017 - 9:31am
April 9, 2017
No longer retired: Mayor Dowse reflects on 100 days in office
Sean Dowse is 100 days into his first term as mayor, the first elected office he's ever held. So, what has he learned so far? "The workload is...
April 9, 2017 - 11:00am
April 3, 2017
With detailed policy focus, Democrat Tina Liebling to run for Minn. governor
ST. PAUL—Democratic state Rep. Tina Liebling has been known around the Minnesota Capitol as a policy wonk since she arrived in the House...
April 3, 2017 - 11:30am
March 21, 2017
Letter: Why an exemption from overtime?
Sen. Mike Goggin's SF899 takes advantage of workers' tenuous H2A status. Goggin argues, "The choice is solely up to the employee; the bill does not require or expect any worker to work overtime." No, let's be clear. What employee wouldn't prefer overtime? This exemption is for the...
March 21, 2017 - 1:35pm