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Dayton offers 25% health insurance premium reduction proposal
Independent Town Pages Election Guide: Senate District 57, House District 57B
Minnesota roundup: Patrol still looking for hit-and-run driver who killed 85 year old woman; Man killed after contacting live wire following crash; plus more state headlines.
Election 2016 Candidate Q&A: Greg Clausen, Senate District 57
Election 2016 Candidate Q&A: Anna Wills, House District 57B
crime and courts
Class 2A state girls soccer: Irish taking it to The Bank
Volleyball: Irish open section play at home Thursday
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Football, Week 8: Irish upset No. 2 North in triple OT for sub-district title
LaComb sees first play come to life
Vet uses metal art to give back to service members
RHS student earns Eagle rank
Senior food program seeks more participation
Laps for Lars
arts and entertainment
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc vs Fischer
Ruth N. Eielr, 98
Margaret F. Enkkeli, 87
Milton W. Dunwell, 90
Margie Janis Olson, 85
Bill Droste: Season of giving starts with Haunted Woods Trail
Letter: Consider Heidi Freske for city council
Letter: Holly Jenkins shows up to make a difference
Forum Communications Endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
Letter: Youth in politics
Real Estate Showcase
June 6, 2013
Barriers remain to all-day kindergarten
When the Minnesota Legislature agreed to provide funding for districts that want to offer all-day kindergarten, it removed one barrier to the program in local schools. But there are still plenty of questions to answer before classes start in the fall of 2104. Maybe most important:...
June 6, 2013 - 9:19am
May 29, 2013
Satisfaction, frustration follow legislative session
At least among local legislators, how you feel about the Minnesota Legislative session that ended last week might have a lot to do with the side of the aisle on which you sit. It's the kind of thing that can happen when one party has a majority in both the Senate and the House. Sen....
May 29, 2013 - 2:16pm
May 15, 2013
Local legislators split on same-sex marriage vote
For Rep. Pat Garofalo, last week's vote on same-sex marriage came down to a matter of practicality. He figured the legislation had the votes it needed to pass, so he tried to get something he believed his constituents wanted. Garofalo and the rest of the Minnesota House voted 75-59...
May 15, 2013 - 11:02am
February 1, 2013
Book Report: Going back keeps stories going
Sometimes an author doesn't realize he's got a good thing going and plunges on ahead when he might well have done better had he looked back. Popular...
February 1, 2013 - 8:44am
January 10, 2013
Greg Clausen is ready for a new role
It's a good thing Greg Clausen likes meeting people, because since early November his social calendar has been about as full as it can be. For Clausen, the former Rosemount High School principal who on Tuesday began his first session as a Minnesota Senator, the past two months have...
January 10, 2013 - 11:10am
November 8, 2012
Bills can't beat Klobuchar in senate race
Democratic U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar earned Minnesota's first 2012 election night win when news services declared her a re-election victor soon after the polls closed. The triumph over Republican Rpsemount resident Kurt Bills came as no surprise after she held huge leads in recent...
November 8, 2012 - 8:43am
June 21, 2012
Flooding ravages Duluth and Northland roads and homes
Floodwaters engorged by a 24-hour deluge of up to 10 inches crumbled roads and damaged homes and businesses in Duluth, Superior and surrounding...
June 21, 2012 - 8:54am
May 18, 2012
Back in class, Bills prepares for Senate campaign
On Monday morning, three days after he secured the GOP endorsement to run for United States Senate, Kurt Bills was asking a group of high school...
May 18, 2012 - 4:32pm
April 26, 2012
4-26-2012: UPDATE: Woman who caused Delta flight quarantine identified as Red Wing resident
A phone call asking for medical advice for a Red Wing woman returning from Uganda resulted in a two-hour quarantine for Delta flight Thursday...
April 26, 2012 - 6:48pm
March 12, 2012
Gerlach announces retirement from state Senate
State senator Chris Gerlach announced today that he will not seek endorsement for re-election at his local convention this weekend according...
March 12, 2012 - 8:02pm
March 8, 2012
Rosemount state Rep. Bills announces run for US Senate
After two years on the Rosemount City Council and a little more than a year in the Minnesota House of Representatives, Kurt Bills once again...
March 8, 2012 - 10:17am
March 1, 2012
Redistricting brings little change locally
While many of his colleagues in the Minnesota House of Representatives are busy trying to figure out radically different districts and in some cases plan reelection bids against other incumbents, Kurt Bills has things a whole lot easier. The Rosemount resident just has to learn a...
March 1, 2012 - 10:51am
January 12, 2012
Rosemount's Jeff Wilfahrt will run for District 37B House seat
Jeff Wilfahrt had his share of frustrations dealing with Minnesota legislators last year. Now the Rosemount resident hopes to find a seat on...
January 12, 2012 - 10:11am
January 7, 2012
Lake City officer Schneider laid to rest Saturday
LAKE CITY - Lake City paid tribute to slain police officer Shawn Schneider Saturday as his family and 2,000 public safety officers from across...
crime and courts/News
January 7, 2012 - 6:48pm
January 6, 2012
Update: Contaminant found in Pepin Height's Honeycrisp cider
If you have Pepin Heights' Honeycrisp 100 Percent Fresh Pressed Apple Cider, don't drink it if the "use by" date reads Feb. 9. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture and Pepin Heights Orchards are advising consumers to avoid the cider after department laboratory tests found some...
January 6, 2012 - 3:20pm