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Column: Confronting ISIS — ‘It takes an army to defeat an army’

August 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — When liberal Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and the conservative former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich agree on something, attention should be paid.
Feinstein, who chairs the Senate Intelligence Committee, said last Friday that the U…continue reading on dglobe.com

Minnesota online voter registration to continue

April 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Minnesota senators approved online voter registration Tuesday over Republican objections that the bill lacks adequate data security protection.

The vote came a day after a judge ruled the existing system illegal, likely meaning online…continue reading on dglobe.com

Anti-bullying bill still controversial

March 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL ­â€” Legislation to strengthen Minnesota’s anti-bullying law continues to be controversial despite the latest efforts to amend the bill to satisfy school administrators’ concerns.
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Anti-bullying bill still controversial

March 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL ­â€” Legislation to strengthen Minnesota’s anti-bullying law continues to be controversial despite the latest efforts to amend the bill to satisfy school administrators’ concerns.
The latest version of state Sen. Scott Dibble’s  continue reading on dglobe.com

Red Cross: Syria conflict a civil war

July 15, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

U.N. implicates President Assad’s forces in the assault
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) Syria’s 16-month bloodbath crossed an important symbolic threshold Sunday as the international Red Cross formally declared the conflict a civil war, a status with implications for potential war crimes prosecutions. Continue Reading

Chippewa County, Minn., takes a look back at Conflict

April 8, 2012 in West Central Tribune

BIG BEND As a bloody conflict raged for six weeks, one group of Dakota risked their lives to protect more than 200 captive white settlers, mainly women and children.
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Editorial: Sviggum should remove this conflict

March 2, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Minnesotan Steve Sviggum needs to make a choice between his two jobs: University of Minnesota Regent or his position with the state Senate.
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Pres. of Egypt refuses to quit, hands control over to his VP

February 10, 2011 in West Central Tribune

CAIRO President Hosni Mubarak refused to step down or leave Egypt and instead handed most of his powers to his vice president Thursday, enraging protesters who warned the country could explode in violence and pleaded for the military to take action to push him out.
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Teacher with local ties rides out protests in Cairo suburb

February 10, 2011 in West Central Tribune

Clara City native Bonnie Lindgren is safe for now in the Cairo, Egypt, suburb where she lives and teaches.
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Battlefield gains national designation

October 4, 2010 in West Central Tribune

GRANITE FALLS The land where warriors and soldiers fought the final battle of the U.S.Dakota War of 1862 will be recognized as a national historic site.
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