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Battle of the birds and bands

September 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — As we get ready to celebrate 75 years of King Turkey Day, I’m getting more and more excited about the wide variety of events on tap throughout the weekend.
Arguably the grand-daddy of all those events is the grand parade, which as …continue reading on dglobe.com

Minnesota early voting starts next week

September 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — It’s almost time to vote.

Minnesotans may start voting Sept. 19. Under a new state law, anyone — not just people who will be away from home on election day — can vote early. Old law required an excuse, such as being out of one continue reading on dglobe.com

Minnesota early voting starts next week

September 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — It’s almost time to vote.

Minnesotans may start voting Sept. 19. Under a new state law, anyone — not just people who will be away from home on election day — can vote early. Old law required an excuse, such as being out of one continue reading on dglobe.com

Candidates file in area city and school district races

August 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — The filing deadline has passed for local races this November. Several candidates have made their intentions known in both city and school board races. Those interested in rescinding their candidacy have until 5 p.m. today to do so. Be…continue reading on dglobe.com

Court allows childcare union vote

July 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — A federal court Thursday said a vote to organize a union for some Minnesota home day care providers can be scheduled.

The 8th Circuit Court of Appeals dismissed of two lawsuits filed to block the drive. However, opponents of the union…continue reading on dglobe.com

Mitchell voters to decide fate of downtown wine sales

May 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

When the Mitchell City Council met last June and passed an ordinance allowing the sale of wine on downtown sidewalks, there was more than an hour of public testimony and debate beforehand.

A month after the ordinance was passed, it was referred to…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

GLAD YOU ASKED: Where can election-ad vehicle park?

May 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

Q.: Can the truck endorsing Leon Baier for Davison County Commission legally be parked in Wholesale Electronics’ lot on First Avenue east of the Mitchell Public Safety building? Could the truck be legally parked in the city-owned public parking lot n…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Low turnout for township elections in Douglas County

March 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

What if they held an election and no one came?

That was almost the case on Tuesday during the township elections that took place in Douglas County.

Many of the 18 townships that held elections reported very small turnouts, some in the single-di…continue reading on echopress.com

Low turnout for township elections in Douglas County

March 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

What if they held an election and no one came?

That was almost the case on Tuesday during the township elections that took place in Douglas County.

Many of the 18 townships that held elections reported very small turnouts, some in the single-di…continue reading on echopress.com

State’s lawyer misses hearing on lawsuit over 2012 governor’s race; judge will issue ruling later

March 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — North Dakota’s solicitor general missed a hearing Monday on a petition filed by a third-party candidate who wants the results of the 2012 gubernatorial race thrown out on a technicality.

Paul Sorum, who ran in 2012 as an independent…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com