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Pipestone County has contenders for auditor, sheriff races

October 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

Editor’s note: The following are written responses to questions posed to the candidates; they are published in the form they are received and not edited.
Amanda Baarson-Sandy
Office sought: Pipestone County Auditor
Occupation: Certified Public A…continue reading on dglobe.com

Pipestone County has contenders for auditor, sheriff races

October 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

Editor’s note: The following are written responses to questions posed to the candidates; they are published in the form they are received and not edited.
Amanda Baarson-Sandy
Office sought: Pipestone County Auditor
Occupation: Certified Public A…continue reading on dglobe.com

King Turkey Day celebration

September 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

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Slain Missouri teen remembered with calls for peace, justice

August 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. LOUIS — Family and supporters of Michael Brown Monday celebrated the life of the black teenager slain by a white officer in Ferguson, Missouri, in a music-filled funeral service ringing with calls for peace and police reforms.
Brown’s body l…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: Theater of the Absurd in Ferguson, Mo.

August 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

It was in a college theater class that I learned about a genre called “Theater of the Absurd.” 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

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

Johnson leads four-way GOP governor race

August 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — 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

Doused in color

June 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — 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 YMCA’s Color Dash 5K.

Some were drenched in shades of blue, pink, purple, orange, …continue reading on dglobe.com

Republicans look for an opening

May 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — 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

Governor race activity picks up as GOP convention nears

May 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — 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