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Distillery asks for Sunday liquor sales

March 5, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Minnesotans must loudly demand that lawmakers approve Sunday alcohol sales if the proposal has a chance to pass, its Senate sponsor says.
Sen. Roger Reinert, DFL-Duluth, said the House is not going to consider a Sunday sales bill this year, so he will not pursue it unless the public raises a ruckus about the issue. Continue Reading

Families of deployed National Guard members enjoy Sunday get-together

January 10, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Project Linus chapter contributes blankets to soldiers’ children at event
LUVERNE When your spouse is overseas on military duty, life isn’t always much of a party. Continue Reading

Sunday service a traditional family favorite at the Nobles County Fair

August 14, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Music, messages, multi-generational attendance included
WORTHINGTON From Wednesday through Saturday of “fair week,” the Nobles County Fairgrounds is a flurry of activity, and Olson Arena the site of most livestock shows is often among the busiest spots. Continue Reading

Healthcare Forum is Sunday in Tracy

July 18, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

TRACY Minnesota Universal Health Care Coalition member Sharon Schmidt is hosting the Tracy Health Care Forum at 2 p.m. Sunday, at Twin Circles, 760 Morgan St., Tracy. Continue Reading

Mother’s Day Celebration Sunday

May 12, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Mother’s Day is over, but the Worthington community will continue to honor area mothers with music and prizes at the annual Mother’s Day Celebration from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at St. Mary’s School. Continue Reading

Minnesota senator brings Sunday liquor bill to panel

March 16, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection was due today to consider the bill that would allow stores to stay open on Sundays, Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve. Only the Christmas Day closure requirement would remain intact. Continue Reading

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Blue laws: North Dakota spent decades waging war over right to shop on Sunday

January 22, 2011 in INFORUM

In January 1981, Chester Reiten, then a Minot state legislator, delivered a fiery speech on the Senate floor. He warned of rising greed, diminished worship, fractured families and “the final nail in the coffin” of rural North Dakota. Continue Reading

To rest or to retail? Officials question state’s Sunday shopping restrictions

December 11, 2010 in The Dickinson Press

With today’s hectic schedules shopping is rarely be done between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. during the week. To give shoppers more opportunity, talk exists of a legislative bill allowing businesses to open before noon on Sunday, a practice prohibited to some retailers in North Dakota.
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