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Franken says he'll work to regain Minnesotans' trust as US senator
Beavers busy chewing down trees on city-owned lots in Newport
Lawyer: Schoen denies sexual harassment claims in midst of resignation
Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
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Thunderbolts take third at state
East Ridge's Wangensteen leads area at state
Three Raptors sign letters of intent
East Ridge, Woodbury, Park individuals qualify for state
Volleyball: Eagles soar to fifth at state
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
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This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
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Parkwood Estates vs Susan Birttnen
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Scout's honor and then some
Inez Oehlke dies at 96
Letters to the editor: Congrats, and thanks for support; Cost effective guideway infrastructure?
Viewpoint: Premium Relief Came at a Cost to Minnesotans
Lisa Weik Viewpoint: Key phase begins for Gold Line BRT project
Editorial: Veterans have earned twice the thanks
Letters: Minnesota could lead on health care; Referendum needed for our kids
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November 27, 2016
VIEWPOINT: How can two judges come up with different determinations on similar cases? Judicial discretion
Viewpoint Judges are not gumball machines. That seems like a pretty simple idea to grasp. Machines and people are very different. Because of...
November 27, 2016 - 12:44pm
November 26, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Are the courts the last bastion of civility?
This political season has been unusually bitter, perhaps more so than any election in memory. Name calling, profanity, scurrilous accusations,...
November 26, 2016 - 12:43pm
November 23, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Your rights when paying with plastic
When you pay for services or merchandise with "plastic" (credit or debit cards), you have certain legal rights if your card is lost or stolen,...
November 23, 2016 - 1:06pm
VIEWPOINT: Enrich student thinking through empathy
November 23, 2016 - 8:17am
November 6, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Increasing opportunities for kids and families everywhere in our state
Viewpoint Last month, more than 837,000 Minnesota students went back to school, including 65,000 kindergartners. For the third year, more than...
November 6, 2016 - 3:27pm
VIEWPOINT: Higher property taxes? Counties blame hidden MNsure costs
Viewpoint By now most Minnesotans realize the Affordable Care Act has drastically increased the cost of health care coverage for many, while...
November 6, 2016 - 2:00pm
October 29, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Educators' promises more than words
Viewpoint This school year marks an exciting time for the South Washington County School District. We have embarked on building a new Oltman...
October 29, 2016 - 9:09am
October 24, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Will county leaders someday embrace the historical society?
History is a record of challenges. There are challenges in business, in personal life and in organizations. The challenges are many, some small...
October 24, 2016 - 7:55am
October 15, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Difficult decisions bring positive changes for kids
"What comes easy won't last. What lasts won't come easy." This is one of many similar quotes I've run across about change that resonates with...
October 15, 2016 - 12:59pm
October 12, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Are selfies in the voting booth illegal?
I have seen several news reports about state laws banning selfies in election polling places. These laws vary state by state and, in some states, it's unclear if selfies are banned. United Press International (UPI) reported on Sept. 14 about a federal action against a law banning...
October 12, 2016 - 9:54am
September 30, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Students demonstrate service-based learning in many ways
September 30, 2016 - 3:22pm
September 28, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Outstanding conservation starts wtih two llamas and a prairie
"For our 25th anniversary — the silver anniversary — we got a doe with silver ears and two baby goats." Becky Vierling smiles as...
September 28, 2016 - 7:09am
September 26, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Get the facts about reverse mortgages
For many senior citizens, their homes are the most valuable asset they own. Some companies market the "reverse mortgage" as a way for seniors...
September 26, 2016 - 12:20pm
September 10, 2016
VIEWPOINT: The cost of the EpiPen price increase
There's a cost that comes with the 450 percent increase in the price of EpiPens. Parents worry that they won't be able to afford their child's...
September 10, 2016 - 2:04pm
September 5, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Assume the positive as new year begins
We are just a few days away from the first day of the school year. As an educator, I love the fall and the start to a new school year. I am...
September 5, 2016 - 6:59pm