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Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Harlow D. Skindelien
Marlene M. Baumann
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
July 25, 2012
Letter: Bachmann did us a service
I read with great interest the attacks on Rep. Michelle Bachmann for her statement revealing Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's questionable appointments of certain members of her staff. When I first heard one of Clinton's top aides was so closely related to leading members...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
February 3, 2011
Michelle Turnberg, Dawson native and former Fargo TV news anchor, arrested on suspicion of drunken driving
Updated 11:36 a.m. Former Fargo area TV anchor and Dawson native Michelle Turnberg, who recently took a job with the North Dakota Trade Office,...
February 3, 2011 - 12:13pm
January 6, 2011
Warm-hearted singer visits cold country
A warm-hearted country singer and song writer is on her way to take the chill out of a western Minnesota winter. Michelle Murray, a Nashville,...
January 6, 2011 - 8:00am
Today 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Andes Tower Hills near Alexandria 8 p.m. - Franny's Bar & Grill in Starbuck with movie sneak preview and concert; $10 cover Friday 7 to 10 p.m. - Minnewaska Area High School, Glenwood; $10 advance, $15 at door Saturday 10 a.m. - photos and autographs,...
January 6, 2011 - 7:59am
November 24, 2010
Commentary: Michelle Obama's statement of fact
When I was 11, my father thought it was time to show my sister and me the nation's capital. I have only vague memories of that trip -- the heat, the expanse of the White House's grounds, the Jefferson Memorial. I do remember we took Route 1 through Baltimore (no I-95 yet) and it was...
November 24, 2010 - 12:00am
June 25, 2010
Dawson-native Michelle Turnberg shocked and sad over dismissal from Fargo anchor job
FARGO - Michelle Turnberg's mood was a mix of shock, sadness and optimism after learning her days as part of Fargo's Valley News Live team were...
June 25, 2010 - 3:29pm
June 24, 2010
Dawson-native Turnberg no longer anchoring Valley News Live in Fargo
FARGO - Valley Today and Noon Anchor Michelle Turnberg is no longer with Valley News Live, according to the Web site for KVLY 11 and KXJB 4. In...
June 24, 2010 - 1:54pm
April 26, 2010
Low-key event puts stamp on years of efforts to get bypass on Highway 23
PAYNESVILLE -- Since he began working on the project nearly 14 years ago, Paynesville Mayor Jeff Thompson has been waiting for the day when ground...
April 26, 2010 - 12:00am
April 8, 2010
Spicer woman leaving for Pillsbury Bake-Off competition, with chance to appear on 'Oprah'
SPICER -- Since finding out seven months ago she was one of 100 finalists in the 2010 Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest, Michelle Gauer has made her...
April 8, 2010 - 12:00am
January 30, 2010
Spicer woman is finalist for Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest
A strong creative streak tinged with "recipe madness" has landed a Spicer woman in the country's ultimate baking challenge. Michelle Gauer is...
January 30, 2010 - 8:00am
November 10, 2009
Gatz announces bid for House District 20A seat
GRANITE FALLS -- Michelle Gatz, veteran's affairs and emergency management director in Yellow Medicine County, has announced her candidacy for...
November 10, 2009 - 12:00am
October 7, 2009
Bachmann embraces conservative talk radio, says birther movement is a non-issue
Rep. Michelle Bachmann appeared on national television Tuesday night on Larry King Live on CNN. Bachmann said that conservative talk radio -...
October 7, 2009 - 12:44pm
July 24, 2009
Letter: Health care for everyone
Why can't the greatest country in the world seem to get health care right? Lots of other countries are doing it -- providing health care to everyone who needs it. And maybe that is the question we should be asking ourselves -- who needs health care? Who "deserves" health care? I am...
July 24, 2009 - 12:00am
July 21, 2009
Granite Falls man charged with attempted murder, assault in Friday stabbing
WILLMAR -- A 68-year-old Granite Falls man has been charged with second-degree attempted murder and first- and second-degree assault in the Friday stabbing of a woman in that city. According to Police Chief Russ Blue, Curtis David Quale made his first appearance on the charges today...
July 21, 2009 - 12:58pm
July 2, 2009
Minnesota Opinion: On Bachmann-census
An excerpt from recent editorials in Minnesota newspapers: From The Associated Press On Bachmann-census For one member of Minnesota's congressional delegation, the Constitution is more important than the laws Congress has made. Michele Bachmann, who represents the 6th District,...
July 2, 2009 - 12:00am