July 17, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe
Closed Capitol, closed meetings, but still no closed budget deal
ST. PAUL Details of Minnesota’s next budget slowly took shape Sunday behind closed doors in a state Capitol closed to the public, but a state government shutdown will not end as early as state leaders hoped.
May 2, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON Public sentiment seems to run from wild jubilation to cautious optimism when it comes to local reactions about the death of Osama bin Laden, but there is also a heavy dose of American pride. Continue Reading
April 10, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON The federal government may have managed to avoid a government shutdown, but movement at the state level was in full force as District 22 Sen. Doug Magnus, District 22A Rep. Continue Reading
December 23, 2010 in INFORUM
Jobs as GOP leaders could play bigger role for Magnus, Hamilton
ST. PAUL Two southwest Minnesota lawmakers will spearhead rural interests when the 2011 Legislature convenes at noon Jan. 4. Continue Reading
November 17, 2010 in INFORUM
ST. PAUL New Republican Minnesota legislative leaders picked committee chairmen with a lot of time in the Capitol, with little legislative experience and from many parts of the state. Continue Reading
November 12, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON Minnesota State Sen.-elect Doug Magnus has been chosen as Assistant Majority Leader by the Senate Republican Caucus, according to a release from his current House of Reprentatives office.
Magnus, who hails from Slayton, noted that Amy Koch of Buffalo was elected Senate Majority Leader and Michelle Fischbach of Paynesville was elected President of the Senate. Continue Reading