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February 17, 2016
Congressman to visit Willmar Friday for ag meeting
WILLMAR – Seventh District Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minnesota will be in Willmar Friday during the annual legislative update hosted by the Kandiyohi County Corn and Soybean Growers Association and Kandiyohi County Farm Bureau. The meeting is at 11 a.m. in the Commons Conference Room...
February 17, 2016 - 5:30am
February 1, 2016
Dayton vows to continue fight for clean water
WILLMAR — Stating that he’s not going to allow Minnesota to become “another Flint, Michigan on a larger geographic scale,’’ Governor...
February 1, 2016 - 12:01am
August 5, 2015
Frustration over water rules continues
GILFILLAN ESTATE — Look for lengthy litigation in the courts over the Environmental Protection Agency’s new Waters of the United States rules,...
August 5, 2015 - 11:33pm
Peterson expects turkey vaccine soon
GILFILLAN ESTATE — U.S. Rep Collin Peterson, D-Minn., is expecting an announcement this week, perhaps as early as today that a trial vaccine...
August 5, 2015 - 11:23pm
May 11, 2015
‘Blue Dog’ Collin Peterson gets fired up to run again
Washington — Lots of rural Democrats walked the Capitol halls when U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson arrived in 1991. Like Peterson, many proudly...
May 11, 2015 - 11:53pm
April 26, 2015
National Guard joins avian influenza eradication efforts
WILLMAR — The State Emergency Operations Center announced Sunday that 30 National Guard soldiers will haul water needed for avian influenza...
April 26, 2015 - 11:43pm
January 27, 2015
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson to run for 14th term in 2016
WASHINGTON – There’s no waiting game for U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson this year.
January 27, 2015 - 3:23pm
January 14, 2015
Peterson one of two Dems to vote for homeland security bill
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson was one of two Democrats to vote in favor of a Department of Homeland Security spending bill Wednesday. House Republicans drew a hard line against President Barack Obama’s executive immigration initiatives, voting to block them as they passed...
January 14, 2015 - 11:30pm
Bill would remove federal protection of wolves
DULUTH -- U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn. has signed onto draft legislation that a Wisconsin congressman is circulating that, if passed and signed by the president, would once again remove federal protections from wolves in the Great Lakes region and Wyoming. Rep. Reid Ribble...
January 14, 2015 - 11:00am
October 31, 2014
Letter: The definition of pro-life
How should a desire to “choose life” influence decisions regarding elections and citizenship? Consider what destroys life? War kills. Which elected officials will work to end war, work for peaceful resolutions and good will around the world? The economic cost of war to...
October 31, 2014 - 9:00am
October 30, 2014
Campaigns are no longer a cakewalk for Collin Peterson
Moorhead — For more than 20 years, congressional races in northwestern Minnesota have been sleepy affairs. Voters in the 7th District have sent Democratic U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson back to Congress 11 times, usually by double digit margins. This year is different. The district...
October 30, 2014 - 11:17pm
October 27, 2014
Letter: Peterson for Congress
Longstanding farm and business champion, Congressman Collin Peterson, is being challenged this year by a little known but aggressively promoted state senator from near Fergus Falls. I think it’s good for democracy when our representatives have to work for their dinner, so to...
October 27, 2014 - 12:45am
October 25, 2014
Letter: Peterson knows his district
When you have the best — send the best. Yes, I am referring to Rep. Collin Peterson, a down-to-earth individual who understands the concerns of the people he serves, be it agriculture producers, conservation groups, rural hospitals, small business or the veterans’ concerns. He...
October 25, 2014 - 12:01am
October 12, 2014
‘Blue Dog’ vs. ‘Young Gun’
EAST GRAND FORKS — Speaking to a small group gathered at the East Grand Forks American Legion Monday afternoon, Torrey Westrom laid out his...
October 12, 2014 - 11:35pm
October 8, 2014
Editorial: Peterson is the best choice for 7th District
Minnesota 7th District Congressman Collin Peterson has the distinction of incurring the ire of the unreconstructed left and the tea party right. That factor in his political resume has served him and his constituents well for more than 20 years. He should be re-elected to another...
October 8, 2014 - 12:00am