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CORRECT VERSION: Editor's column: Statements on the transgender students in the bathroom
Backer, Westrom hear about buffer strips
Stevens County to sell Forty Acre pit
T-Hawks avenge early season loss to Morris/C-A
Big steps at state: Players recall state tourney play
Team makes history in 1997
UM-Morris poised for UMAC Championship
Reserves put the time in for championship
Marlyn G. Alfson
Hancock Record Editorial: Farmers must watch Trump's trade actions
Bits and Pieces: Checking on some immigration
Letter to the editor: Violence still impacts relationships
Letter to the editor: Backer must continue to support buffers
Editor's column: St. Mary's kids give a big thank you
National FFA Week 2017
2016 Stevens SWCD Annual Report
Minnesota Century Farm applications now being accepted
Farmers to head to harvest
Features from the Farm: Fly control for grazing and organic dairies
February 16, 2017
Westrom, Backer Town Hall meetings on Friday, Feb. 17
Senator Torrey Westrom and Representative Jeff Backer will hold a series of town hall listening sessions throughout House District 12A this Friday,...
February 16, 2017 - 10:05am
February 7, 2017
Minnesota legislators consider ban on boycotts of Israel
ST. PAUL — A bill in the Minnesota House of Representatives would ban companies that contract with the state from boycotting Israel. Rep....
February 7, 2017 - 8:22pm
February 4, 2017
Morris Area FFA members testify at Minnesota Senate committee hearing
Two members of the Morris Area FFA recently made a presentation to the Minnesota Senate Environment and Natural Resources Finance Committee on...
February 4, 2017 - 6:38pm
May 14, 2016
Blaine Hill: Doing nothing is not an option
As the legislative session winds down, everyone is waiting to see if legislators do something. I traveled to St. Paul to participate in a press conference and lobbying effort and it was obvious the outcome of the session is not clear. My message to our legislators and the rest of...
May 14, 2016 - 2:29am
May 19, 2015
Shouts, confusion end Minnesota legislative session
SAINT PAUL, Minn. - The Minnesota Legislature ended early today amid shouts of "crooks' and "shameful," with plenty of confusion mixed in, as lawmakers failed to finish everything they wanted to do in 2015. A special legislative session is expected after Gov. Mark Dayton's...
May 19, 2015 - 6:59am
January 30, 2015
Letter: DFL leaders should be open to real dialogue
The 2015 legislature is off to a fast and productive start and we are seeing already that members of both parties are working together to get things done to help Minnesotans in all parts of the state. Last week, the House passed nearly $20 million dollars in immediate tax relief for...
January 30, 2015 - 4:47pm
May 31, 2014
Area lawmakers decry 'mob rule' of Legislature
Local Republican legislators couldn’t find many positive things to say about the recently completed session of the DFL-controlled Legislature. At...
May 31, 2014 - 5:09am
April 12, 2014
Bullying Bill bullies its way through the legislature
Last year, the DFL House and Senate tried pushing a mammoth “Bullying Bill” through both bodies, with little consideration for common sense and local control amendments being offered by Republican legislators, leaving the matter to be resolved in the 2014 session. On Thursday,...
April 12, 2014 - 4:23am
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...
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...
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...
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...
April 22, 2009 - 4:32pm