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April 14, 2009
Commentary -- Rural elderly and health
By Jon Bailey Many rural areas of the United States are experiencing significant demographic shifts, chief among them an aging population. In 2007, approximately 15 percent of rural residents were 65 years of age or older, 25 percent greater than in the nation as a whole. The nation's...
April 14, 2009 - 4:44pm
March 17, 2009
Rural lawmakers defeat school sharing, for now
ST. PAUL - Rural lawmakers afraid that local firms could lose business helped defeat a proposal to encourage school districts to work together. Senate Minority Leader David Senjem, R-Rochester, said he fears the bill could force schools to buy from someone other than local businesses....
March 17, 2009 - 10:00am
March 16, 2009
Atwater clinic to close
When Dr. Stephen Olsen closes his 30-year career as a solo-practice family physician this spring, the doors of the Atwater clinic will also close. Olsen, 60, is retiring. The small but cheery clinic where Olsen has worked for his entire career will close May 1. For the first time...
March 16, 2009 - 9:22pm
As interest in small wind grows, so does resistance
By Tom Cherveny West Central Tribune OLIVIA -- Glen Rohlik is like a growing number of farmers these days.
March 16, 2009 - 10:30am
February 22, 2009
Obama picks UND official for key health care job
The Obama administration has picked one of UND's own to join its health care team. Now the head of the Center for Rural Health, Mary K. Wakefield...
February 22, 2009 - 1:00am
December 31, 2008
Internet upgrade vital for rural Minnesota, which lags behind
By Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Some rural Minnesota school children cannot use certain learning tools, while their classmates can. Small businesses have difficulty competing because they cannot send files electronically. Tourists take a pass on resorts that...
December 31, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Franken highlights rural plans
By Scott Wente and Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Two E's -- energy and education -- are key to keeping rural Minnesota vibrant, Al Franken said. The Democratic U.S.
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
April 23, 2008
Vets tell House Speaker rural medical services must improve
By Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau MINNEAPOLIS - Military veterans living in rural areas need more access to federal medical services, Minnesota veterans told the most influential member of Congress. Veterans gathered for a discussion Monday with U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi...
April 23, 2008 - 12:00am