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U of M president: We need more money than Dayton provides
Morris Police officers committed to community
Man killed in farm accident on Monday
Tiger Cub Beat - Morris Area Elementary School 030814
Looking Back 030814
Ostby, Smith wrestle at state
Cougars swept by Scots
Cougar PR's ruled at Ole Open
Cold snap costs Cougars
Cougars claw their way to UMAC Championship
Linda Schmidgall Yackley
Donna Mae Gades
John Brunkhorst: Transportation funding in critical need
Down on the Farm: We're all phonies
Letter: Make our youngest citizens a priority in greater Minnesota
Letter: Vaccines will be offered as part of preparedness program
Sen. Torrey Westrom: Capitol filled with buzz at beginning of session
Open Houses 030814
Jaina Beth Felton
Bailee McCall Mohs
Landon Joel Hoiland
Area Student Accomplishments 030114
Program seeks to improve honeybee health
Farm Bill: Initial assessment on commodity programs
June 19, 2009
Democrats: Pawlenty's budget moves illegal
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Democrats claim Gov. Tim Pawlenty's plan to cut $2.7 billion from the state budget is illegal. Democratic...
June 19, 2009 - 4:52pm
June 18, 2009
Is D.C. copying Minnesota health care model?
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Health-care reform due to come out of Washington this year looks a lot like what is happening in Minnesota, the state House health leader says. But Rep. Tom Huntley, DFL-Duluth, Thursday said he will watch Congress carefully as it...
June 18, 2009 - 4:43pm
June 17, 2009
Real pain for local governments could come later
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Hits to the budgets of local governments following Gov. Tim Pawlenty's cuts Tuesday won't be quite as painful as expected this year.
June 17, 2009 - 1:30pm
June 3, 2009
Republicans mull governor's race
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - There's a whole lot of thinking going on. Republicans across Minnesota are weighing the pros...
June 3, 2009 - 4:23pm
May 1, 2009
Talking Points -- Finding a better way for Minnesota to cast votes
Late last fall, Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie was in Morris for a DFL fundraiser. As the featured speaker, he extolled the virtues of Minnesota's voting systems and how several electorally challenged states (re: Florida, in the Bush v. Gore days) had spent millions of...
May 1, 2009 - 5:04pm
April 28, 2009
Health care spending plans take shape
By Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Hospitals take a funding hit while most nursing homes are protected. Low-income Minnesotans keep their government-subsidized health insurance while some doctors lose state aid for treating the poor. Facilities caring for patients...
April 28, 2009 - 8:47am
April 22, 2009
Vets gain, farmers cut in budget bill
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota House would give veterans programs more money, but delay or eliminate some agriculture spending. But for some representatives, neither got enough money in a Wednesday 83-49 mostly party-line vote, with Democrats in...
farm / agriculture / news
April 22, 2009 - 4:32pm
April 21, 2009
Higher taxes on rich part of House plan
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Minnesota House Democrats propose increasing taxes on rich Minnesotans, smokers, drinkers,...
April 21, 2009 - 9:04am
April 10, 2009
Conservationists watching outdoor money carefully
By Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST.
April 10, 2009 - 5:07pm
March 19, 2009
Ethanol levels could be on rise
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Federal officials have until year's end to decide whether gasoline may contain more than the common 10 percent ethanol. If that happens, ethanol supporters promise thousands of new jobs for the Minnesota economy and another step toward...
government / agriculture
March 19, 2009 - 10:12am
February 18, 2009
Minnesota Senate pushes $300 million public works bill
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Workers will fix roofs and walls, renovate buildings and, in general, improve state facilities later this year if some key legislators' wishes come true. Sen. Keith Langseth, DFL-Glyndon, on Tuesday announced he plans to push a $300...
February 18, 2009 - 12:00am