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Motorcycle noise riling Afton residents
Semi truck pins car in Saturday crash
Vikings' Thielen teams up to reopen Oakdale training facility
Former Hudson man convicted of child battery charged again in Minnesota with new crime
Charges: Minnesota couple operated ‘large-scale’ sex trafficking enterprise; arrest made in Woodbury
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Track and Field: MSA distance runner Wolfgram is back for more
Girls' Golf: Royals stay near top of SEC standings
Track and Field: True Team helps Eagles' relays gear up for last leg
Softball: Eagles improve to .500 in MCAA
Boys' Lacrosse: Royals lose three games on week
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Tennis was 'just a hard-working guy'
Woodbury artist wins at floral show
Cottage Grove film festival sees bigger picture
Writing to inspire: Minnesota love story included in new book
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Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Judge Greg Galler Viewpoint: Numerous possible reasons to seek judge's removal
Viewpoint: Bulletin did not tell full story on police data
Viewpoint: Beware of 'Can you hear me?' scam calls
Editorial: Nursing home workers care — and we should, too
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May 8, 2017
Elementary school, neighborhood, YMCA partnering to provide equity at school and home
Parents, teachers, and youth workers all agree on the importance of quality afterschool programs. However, with school districts and nonprofits having limited resources to provide these programs, partnerships are often the answer to implementing quality out-of-school time programming...
May 8, 2017 - 10:41am
April 10, 2017
Viewpoint: State lawmakers muzzling the auditor watchdog
Government oversight and transparency are vital to ensuring people's trust. My office oversees over $20 billion of taxpayer money spent yearly...
April 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
April 6, 2017
VIEWPOINT: Lawmakers aim to make Met Council accountable
The Metropolitan Council still holds the title of the biggest, most powerful unelected regional government in the country bar none. But that...
April 6, 2017 - 7:27am
April 1, 2017
VIEWPOINT: An early start for a strong farm bill
A sugarbeet grower told us about how crop insurance is working for his farm in the Red River Valley. A school board member in Canby is concerned...
April 1, 2017 - 9:29am
March 31, 2017
VIEWPOINT: Rules not made to be broken
Viewpoint We all have pet peeves, things we observe or have happen to us which are very irritating. It may be the person redeeming lottery tickets at the gas station when you are last in line to pay for your gas. It may be the person on their cell phone during your child's holiday...
March 31, 2017 - 6:50am
March 29, 2017
VIEWPOINT: Elementary school, neighborhood, YMCA partnering to provide equity at school and home
Viewpoint Parents, teachers, and youth workers all agree on the importance of quality afterschool programs. However, with school districts and...
March 29, 2017 - 5:09am
March 25, 2017
VIEWPOINT: New report identifies aspects of state tax code that challenge Minnesota's competitiveness
Viewpoint The Tax Foundation, in collaboration with the Minnesota Business Partnership, recently released "Minnesota Illustrated: A Visual Guide to Taxes & the Economy." The guide provides a chart book that illustrates how Minnesota's economy and tax system compare to the rest of...
March 25, 2017 - 7:46pm
March 24, 2017
VIEWPOINT: Budget surplus creates opportunity to deliver on Minnesota values
Viewpoint At the end of February, Minnesota Management and Budget announced a projected budget surplus of $1.65 billion for the upcoming biennium,...
March 24, 2017 - 5:06am
March 5, 2017
VIEWPOINT: What are executive orders?
Viewpoint One of the issues in the 2016 Presidential campaign was the use of executive orders by then President Barack Obama. An executive order...
March 5, 2017 - 6:57pm
February 25, 2017
VIEWPOINT: Judicial independence
Viewpoint It's the day of the big game. Your team is playing its biggest rival for the championship. You're confident and excited. But before...
February 25, 2017 - 10:15pm
February 20, 2017
VIEWPOINT: On Supreme Court appointments, Senate give 'advice and consent'
Viewpoint President Donald Trump recently announced his nomination of Federal Appeals Court Judge Neil Gorsuch to the vacant seat on the U.S....
February 20, 2017 - 12:13pm
February 18, 2017
VIEWPOINT: A very warm Minnesota welcome
Viewpoint When the offer letter arrived, they had to look Minnesota up on a map. The golden ticket for my immigrant parents arrived emblazoned with scarlet red on the return label: 3M. As Michigan State alums and Magic Johnson fans, they had heard of Kevin McHale but they hadn't...
February 18, 2017 - 6:06am
February 13, 2017
VIEWPOINT: Education is Key Theme in Governor Dayton's Budget Proposal
Viewpoint Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton delivered his seventh State of the State Address last week to a joint legislative session of the House...
February 13, 2017 - 12:38pm
February 7, 2017
VIEWPOINT: Give Minnesotans a more affordable choice for health insurance
Viewpoint Since 1859, the Sexton family has owned and operated the Irish Ridge Dairy Farm in Millville, Minn., about 25 miles northeast of Rochester,...
February 7, 2017 - 12:25pm
January 28, 2017
VIEWPOINT: Longtime coach believes his team deserves high expectations
Viewpoint Recently, Tartan High School celebrated an exciting event to recognize the achievements of longtime basketball coach Mark Klingsporn,...
January 28, 2017 - 8:14am