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Letter: Outgoing legislator supports Weber

October 1, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

For the last 10 years, it has been an honor and a privilege to represent the hardworking people of southwestern Minnesota in the state legislature. I would like to thank you for your support and involvement in the legislative process. Continue Reading

Editorial: An intriguing race

May 30, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Doug Magnus may be opting to not run for re-election to his District 22 Senate seat, but that doesn’t mean voters won’t have the opportunity to choose a quality candidate to send to St. Paul. Continue Reading

Letter: “Little cigars” must be reclassified as cigarettes

April 11, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

As youth residents of southwest Minnesota and members of Partners in Prevention, we were excited to join Southwest C.H.I.P for the 2012 Day at the Capitol. We appreciated being able to meet with Sen. Doug Magnus and Rep. Joe Schomacker. Continue Reading

Editorial: A decade of respected service

March 7, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

District 22 Sen. Doug Magnus has run five times for state office. He won election all five times, and was the Daily Globe’s endorsed candidate on each of those occasions.
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Editorial: Nursing homes need boost

March 5, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

According to a report recently compiled by the Long-Term Care Imperative, 85 percent of Minnesota voters “approve of increasing funding for in-home and community based care to make it easier for seniors to stay independent longer.” Continue Reading

Not running again

March 5, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Sen. Doug Magnus done at the end of his term
ST. PAUL District 22 Sen. Doug Magnus announced Monday he will not be seeking re-election in November. Continue Reading

Magnus will not seek re-election

March 5, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

ST. PAUL District 22 Sen. Doug Magnus announced Mon-day that he will not be seeking re-election in November.
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Editorial: Analyzing the new district map

February 22, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Minnesota House districts 22A and 22B remained unchanged with Tuesday’s redrawn districts in one important way state legislators Joe Schomacker (22A) and Rod Hamilton (22B) stay in the same districts they currently serve. District 22 Senator Doug Magnus also remains in his current district.
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Letter: A fourth-week review from the Capitol

February 21, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

The focus of attention at the Capitol this week was the governor’s State of the State address and reactions to it. While the speech was lean on details, he did seem to offer to change his tone and create a more positive and productive environment than his earlier harsh comments and vetoes have.
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Letter: Anti-casino bill letter was on the mark

February 1, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Mike Bogle’s letter on gambling as printed in the Daily Globe was just the right medicine.
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