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November 26, 2017
Viewpoint: Help Youth Outreach cook up long-term success
In 2017, Red Wing Youth Outreach celebrated its 25th year of existence as a successful local nonprofit organization reaching many teenagers through...
November 26, 2017 - 2:45pm
November 9, 2017
Viewpoint: Celebrate! Foster care leads to 12,500 adoptions
Numbers can say a lot. Minnesota families have adopted 12,500 children from the state's foster care system in the past 20 years. With more children in our system in 2016, families adopted more foster children — 868 — than any other year over the last two decades. Adoption...
November 9, 2017 - 5:51pm
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
April 21, 2017
Editorial: Take the Earth Day challenge
America sets aside April 22 every year to celebrate Earth Day. Since the first Earth Day in 1970, young and old have gathered globally to participate...
April 21, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 9, 2017
Viewpoint: To reach potential, southeast MN needs better broadband
The author William Gibson writes, "The future is already here. It's just not very evenly distributed." So true when it comes to broadband. Given...
April 9, 2017 - 6:00pm
March 23, 2017
FIRST — The Robotic Competition For Inspiration & Recognition of Science & Technology
Founders of FIRST Dean Camen and Woodie Flowers had concerns that kids were losing interest and not keeping up in this fast changing world of...
March 23, 2017 - 6:00am
March 17, 2017
Viewpoint: Don't lose focus of avian flu threat
Viewpoint Earlier this month, when we heard the news that a highly pathogenic strain of avian influenza had been detected in chickens in Tennessee and then last week that a less pathogenic strain had been detected in Wisconsin, my mind immediately turned to the devastation Minnesota's...
March 17, 2017 - 7:00am
March 14, 2017
Viewpoint: Expanded passenger rail is good for river route
The beautiful Mississippi River valley in southeastern Minnesota is a bustling transportation corridor. Thousands of cars and trucks, dozens of trains, and (in summertime) many barges are moving people and goods daily through the region. The Minnesota High-Speed Rail Commission is...
March 14, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 11, 2017
Viewpoint: Lewis should join 'Noah's Ark' caucus
It's not your imagination. Even with the recent weather, Minnesota winters just aren't what they used to be. Society's collective use of dirty energy has warmed Minnesota winters an average of almost 6 degrees since 1970, which effectively makes Minnesota's winters shorter and less...
March 11, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 3, 2017
Viewpoint: U.S. Rep. Lewis, raise your voice
Congressman Jason Lewis, President Donald Trump's executive ban on immigration is unlawful, immoral and betrays our values. I am writing today to ask that you please join the number of concerned Minnesotans raising their voices in opposition to it.
February 3, 2017 - 8:15am
February 1, 2017
Viewpoint: Mining can help America make things again
In 1998, Wisconsin enacted a mining moratorium. The law requires a company applying for a mining permit to prove that a similar mine has operated...
February 1, 2017 - 11:02am
December 9, 2016
Viewpoint: Consider Nongame Wildlife Program in season of giving
The birds have mostly flown south, the butterflies are cocooned until spring, and the turtles have settled in for a long winter nap. But for the biologists who work with these species, December is a busy time of analyzing research data, writing reports and getting ready for next year's...
December 9, 2016 - 5:19pm
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