August 19, 2014 in Uncategorized
It was in a college theater class that I learned about a genre called âTheater of the Absurd.â These were plays written mostly by European playwrights between the 1940s and 1960s, as well as a certain style that flowed from their work.
What remi…continue reading on dglobe.com
August 13, 2014 in Uncategorized
WORTHINGTON â 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
August 12, 2014 in Uncategorized
ST. PAUL â Minnesota Republicans awaited primary election returns Tuesday night, unable to guess who might emerge from a four-candidate race for governor to challenge Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton in November.
It has been decades since Republicans…continue reading on dglobe.com
June 8, 2014 in Uncategorized
WORTHINGTON â More than 400 people were adorned with the colors of the rainbow from head to toe by the time they crossed the finish line Saturday morning in the YMCAâs Color Dash 5K.
Some were drenched in shades of blue, pink, purple, orange, …continue reading on dglobe.com
May 29, 2014 in Uncategorized
ST. PAUL â Minnesota Republicans are looking for any opportunity to get a foothold in a state government dominated by Democrats.
Sen. Scott Newman announced Thursday that he is seeking to upset two-term Democratic Attorney General Lori Swanson a…continue reading on dglobe.com
May 21, 2014 in Uncategorized
ST. PAUL â The Minnesota Republican convention is a week and a half away, so governor candidates are doing everything they can to get delegate support.
For Jeff Johnson, that means picking a popular southeast Minnesota politician to be his runni…continue reading on dglobe.com
May 20, 2014 in Uncategorized
WORTHINGTON â A little more than six weeks after losing his partyâs endorsement for Minnesotaâs First Congressional District, Jim Hagedorn is back in the race.
Hagedorn, who was defeated by Aaron Miller in seeking to be the Republican Partyâ…continue reading on dglobe.com
May 14, 2014 in Uncategorized
DULUTH â Black Minnesotans were 6.4 times more likely to be arrested for possessing marijuana than whites, according an analysis of 2011 public records by Minnesota 2020, a self-described âprogressive think tank.â
Nicole Simms, the author of…continue reading on dglobe.com
April 29, 2014 in Uncategorized
ST. PAUL â Gov. Mark Dayton and U.S. Sen. Al Franken have double-digit leads over all their announced Republican challengers, according to a Suffolk University poll of Minnesota voters released Tuesday.
Fewer than half the voters said they plan …continue reading on dglobe.com
December 9, 2013 in Uncategorized
By JESSICA GIARD
For the Daily Republic
CHAMBERLAIN — A vote to include an American Indian honor song at Chamberlain High Schoolâs graduation ceremony failed for the second time.
The school board voted 4-2 against the honor song Monday ni…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com