October 23, 2011 in West Central Tribune
MINNEAPOLIS John Taft is a businessman and a Republican, great-grandson to President William Howard Taft and heir to an Ohio Republican dynasty. But it was Gov. Mark Dayton whom he spoke alongside at a recent fundraiser in favor of gay rights and against Minnesota’s marriage amendment.
August 30, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe
Farmers facing bad weather, pests and diseases
WORTHINGTON The rain seemed as though it wouldn’t stop in the early part of the growing season, and now portions of southern Minnesota are thirsting for moisture. Continue Reading
November 26, 2010 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS “I know I’ve disappointed you with a vote here and there,” Rep. Earl Pomeroy, D-N.D., said in the TV ad, his tone grim and almost pleading. It was a memorable line and, according to the National Journal, a pretty bad line. Continue Reading
November 24, 2010 in West Central Tribune
A weather system moving out of the Rockies and into the Upper Midwest is putting a damper on the Thanksgiving holiday in the Dakotas, and could cause problems for travelers.
October 13, 2010 in West Central Tribune
NEW YORK Having long been one of the proud tough guys of New York politics, Andrew Cuomo, the state’s attorney general, finds himself with a Republican opponent in this year’s governor’s race who makes him look like St. Francis of Assisi.
October 5, 2010 in West Central Tribune
An excerpt from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States: Continue Reading
September 8, 2010 in West Central Tribune
Here’s a really bad idea: Burn the Koran to send a message.