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Food, lodging inspections show improvement in Kandiyohi, Renville counties
Two injured in Renville County crash
Prairie protection to be part of Renville County park study
Xcel, FAA research using drones to inspect electric lines
Alaska man injured in morning rollover in New London Township
Girls Basketball: Cards streak by Alex
Blackhawks close in on first-place Wild with win in St. Paul
Boys Basketball: Montevideo overpowers YME
Boys Basketball: Dragons edge NLS
Boys Basketball: Eisenbacher's double-double leads ACGC
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Howard J. Powers
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Willmar Commentary: America's predictable pension crisis
Harrop commentary: Trump has media crying ... all the way to the bank
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
March 14, 2012
Four individuals will run in special election for Sen. Kubly's seat
WILLMAR - Four candidates have filed to run in a special election April 10 to fill the term of Sen. Gary Kubly. Kubly, a DFL Senator from Granite Falls, died earlier this month. Filing for the current Senate District 20 office began last Thursday and closed last night. The candidates...
March 14, 2012 - 8:13am
March 13, 2012
Primary March 27 to decide DFL candidate on special election ballot
CLARA CITY -- Two DFL'ers have filed to serve the remaining term of the state senate seat held by late Sen. Gary Kubly. Rep. Lyle Koenen of...
March 13, 2012 - 12:00am
March 12, 2012
Koenen files for state Senate seat vacated by death of Gary Kubly
CLARA CITY -- Rep. Lyle Koenen, DFL-Clara City, has filed papers to run for the state Senate seat vacated by the recent death of Sen. Gary Kubly...
March 12, 2012 - 9:09am
March 7, 2012
Dayton announced special election to fill Kubly's seat
ST. PAUL - Gov. Mark Dayton announced this afternoon that a special election to fill the Senate District 20 seat of Gary Kubly will be held April 10. Kubly died Friday.
March 7, 2012 - 2:54pm
March 4, 2012
Funeral service for Sen. Kubly is Wednesday in Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS -- The funeral service for Sen. Gary Kubly will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Granite Falls Lutheran Church. Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the church and will continue for one hour prior to the service at the church on wednesday. Kubly, 68, died Friday...
March 4, 2012 - 6:33pm
March 1, 2012
Sen. Gary Kubly still hospitalized in St. Paul; condition is stable
Sen. Gary Kubly of Granite Falls remained hospitalized today at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, where he was taken by ambulance Wednesday after...
March 1, 2012 - 3:54pm
Rice announces bid for Senate in MN's new District 17
WILLMAR -- Willmar business owner Larry Rice announced today that he's making another run for the state Senate, in the newly redrawn 17th District. Rice,...
March 1, 2012 - 12:01pm
February 29, 2012
Falk announces bid for new MN House 17A seat
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February 29, 2012 - 2:57pm
Koenen will seek District 17 Senate seat in western Minn.
WILLMAR - Rep. Lyle Koenen, of Clara City, said today he will seek DFL endorsement for the Senate District 17 seat. If he receives the endorsement...
February 29, 2012 - 11:24am
February 3, 2012
Letter: Can't have it both ways
This is in response to Barbara Edwards' letter on Jan. 24. By making four appointments, Obama did get two bureaus working. The question is, was this action legal? When these appointments were made the Democratic-controlled Senate was in pro forma session, not in recess. The vote...
February 3, 2012 - 12:00am
December 29, 2011
New Minn. GOP Senate leader Senjem ready to go forward
ST. PAUL -- It is back to the future for Minnesota Senate Republicans with Dave Senjem back in charge. "The direction is nothing but forward," Senjem said, adding that despite his history as GOP leader "it is a new day." A 69-year-old senator from Rochester, Senjem moves into the...
December 29, 2011 - 12:00am
December 28, 2011
Gimse is happy with new Senate Majority Leader Senjem, confirms Hann as other candidate
WILLMAR - Sen. Joe Gimse said he's pleased with the choice he and other Senate Republicans made last night in selecting Sen. David Senjem as...
December 28, 2011 - 7:39am
Minn. GOP senators choose Senjem as leader
ROSEVILLE -- Minnesota Senate Republicans promised a fresh start Tuesday night, putting a scandal behind them and spending 11 hours picking Sen....
December 28, 2011 - 12:00am
December 27, 2011
Minn. senators choose Senjem as leader
ROSEVILLE, Minn. -- Minnesota state Sen. Dave Senjem of Rochester makes a return as Senate Republican leader after an 11-hour meeting today. Senjem served as minority leader until last year, when Republicans won the Senate majority for the first time in 38 years. The Senate Republican...
December 27, 2011 - 8:12pm
Senate Republican have no new majority leader despite meeting since 9 a.m.
Update 5 p.m.
December 27, 2011 - 5:00am