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Kyle Busch makes it three in a row at Richmond
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INDIEWATCH: 'Gender Revolution' sees Couric seeking answers
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Anders Owen Dean Reeder
Ardelle "Ole" Purcell is Turning 90!
Jon Curtis Ness
Robert (Bob) Vollmar Atmore
Rodney Alvin Privette
Barry L. Grover
National View: For Earth Day, pledge to recycle more
Reader's View: NRA strikes out
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Other View: Depth of Barbara Bush's heart endures in all of us
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Sam Cook column: For two boys, fishing season is already here
Sam Cook column: And we thought we had this one whipped
Ask a Conservation Officer: When can you keep a foul-hooked fish?
Houston's fishing report: Will we have open water for fishing openers?
Community activist Mary Van Evera dead at 96
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March 14, 2018
Our View: Bonding so nice, do it twice
ST. PAUL — It's unprecedented, but look for the Minnesota Legislature to produce two bonding bills this year, one for all the shiny new...
March 14, 2018 - 6:31pm
February 17, 2018
Minn. GOP, Dems differ on how much to spend on bonding projects
ST. PAUL — Lawmakers and Gov. Mark Dayton will most likely take out a massive taxpayer-backed loan this year to fund a pile of construction projects. The only questions are how much should the loan be and which projects should be funded? Spoiler alert: Democrats say it should...
February 17, 2018 - 10:29am
Our View: Tough road for bonding bill
With the list of proposed Northland projects hoping to win state bonding money this year perhaps not as, let's say, "gotta get 'em done" as in...
January 17, 2018 - 7:04pm
June 15, 2017
Reader's View: Northland scores with bonding bill
I commend Northeastern Minnesota's legislators for the capital investment. Our seven-county area represents about 250,000 people, and we are to receive about $100 million from the bonding bill passed at the end of this year's legislative session ("Northland projects gain funding,"...
June 15, 2017 - 12:50am
June 1, 2017
Our View: Don't give up on Great Lakes now
In just under three months, the news has gone from super bad to devastatingly worse for a federal program that actually has been making real...
June 1, 2017 - 8:56am
May 18, 2017
Reader's view: Budget proposal wouldn't serve Minn.
The budget proposed this session by the Minnesota Legislature did not meet the needs of the state. It proposed cutting taxes to mostly end the budget surplus. But having a surplus is not a bad thing. A surplus offers some protection from a recession. We need a more stable budget that...
May 18, 2017 - 12:34am
May 17, 2017
Minnesota House rejects $800 million bonding bill
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislation funding public works projects ranging from repairing college roofs to helping cities build water treatment...
May 17, 2017 - 10:41pm
Our View: Scream it: Get the work done!
A News Tribune editorial first sounded the alarm two months ago. Now, with less than a week left in the legislative session, and with the Republican...
May 17, 2017 - 12:02am
May 5, 2017
Our View: Compromise on bonding bill
At first glance, the House Republican bonding proposal this week seemed like a clear and pointed political message aimed straight at the DFL-represented...
May 5, 2017 - 12:29am
April 21, 2017
Our View: No time to sit out, play politics
Whether you're a supporter of Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, you can agree: The guy is a bit of a bulldog, not shy about boldly stating where he...
April 21, 2017 - 12:12am
April 6, 2017
Our view: House Republicans lagging again on bonding
The prospects of a badly needed bonding bill being passed this Minnesota legislative session may be following a familiar — and ominous —...
April 6, 2017 - 12:06am
March 18, 2017
Commissioner's view: Legislature wasting time by not passing a bonding bill
A rare thing happened last year. For only the second time in three decades, the Minnesota Legislature failed to pass a public works bill to make...
March 18, 2017 - 11:00pm
February 7, 2017
Our View: Let bonding bill really put Minn. to work
The Minnesota Legislature failed to pass a bonding bill last year when it was supposed to. But interest rates remain low, meaning bonding remains...
February 7, 2017 - 12:28am
January 4, 2017
Northland well-represented in Dayton’s bonding proposal
The Republican-controlled Minnesota Legislature may not agree, but DFL Gov. Mark Dayton wants to pump millions of dollars into Northeastern Minnesota...
January 4, 2017 - 7:17pm
December 27, 2008
Support grows for more Minnesota state borrowing
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota already makes larger payments on its loans than state officials want, but many lawmakers propose borrowing still more money. And if a federal stimulus package includes money for state infrastructure, the pressure to borrow to fund public works projects will...
December 27, 2008 - 12:00am