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No penalty for VA officials

February 3, 2016 It’s hard to change a culture of corruption in government when the government is not allowed to punish those guilty of corruption. more »»

The results of a mission abandoned

February 2, 2016 At least President Barack Obama was politically smart enough not to declare “mission accomplished” in Iraq and Afghanista. more »»

Banking on New Ulm for 140 years

February 1, 2016 Citizens Bank Minnesota is marking the 140th anniversary of its opening today. One of the oldest banks in the state, Citizens has been a community-owned, community-oriented bank for a long tim. more »»

Start the winnowing process in Iowa

January 31, 2016 The Iowa Caucuses on Monday will tell us a lot about the presidential races. more »»

Thumbs Up/Down

January 30, 2016 Aldi’s on the way THUMBS UP: We’ve been hearing the rumors for some time, and now the news that Aldi’s is planning on building a store in New Ulm has become public knowledge. more »»

Holiday blues

January 29, 2016 It’s not just a war on Christmas anymore. At Bruce Vento Elementary School in St. Paul, the casualties also include Valentine’s Day, Halloween and Thanksgiving. more »»

Conservation vs. crops

January 28, 2016 Farmers are finding conservations a more inviting program as crop prices continue to languish, according to a report this week on Minnesota Public Radio. more »»

Sympathy for the East Coast

January 27, 2016 As people who have lived through knee-high snowfalls, we can sympathize with people living on the East Coast who endured a mammoth blizzard over the weekend. more »»

Giving more to Iran

January 26, 2016 President Barack Obama doesn’t have much money to spare to find new jobs for coal miners whose jobs he killed, or pipeline workers who won’t get to work on the KeystoneXL Pipeline project he quashe. more »»

Claims not believable

January 25, 2016 President Barack Obama wants us to believe anti-American Iranian officials are our friends, now. They can be trusted, he insists. more »»

Upping grants won’t make college affordable

January 24, 2016 Federal student loan and grant programs have not made college more affordable. They have merely provided billions of dollars in taxpayer money to help pay for it. more »»

Thumbs Up/Down

January 23, 2016 Gas guzzlers coming back? SIDEWAYS THUMB: Low gas prices are a welcome relief for most of the American public that has dreaded the prospect of refilling the gas tank in the past few years. more »»

Heating dangers

January 22, 2016 We are glad two Courtland women were unharmed in a fire that damaged a Courtland home early Tuesday mornin. more »»

Quantity over quality

January 21, 2016 Like shady used-car salespeople who need to meet quotas, federal officials in charge of the Obamacare program are far more concerned with numbers than quality care for customers. more »»

Why does Obama oppose screening Syrian refugees?

January 20, 2016 Already approved by the House of Representatives, a bill requiring rigorous screening of Syrian and Iraqi refugees who want to come to the United States is being taken up by the Senate. more »»

Bonding proposal

January 19, 2016 Gov. Mark Dayton proposed a $1.4 billion package of bonding projects for the Minnesota Legislature to consider this session. more »»

Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.

January 18, 2016 It is nearly 48 years since Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis, Tenn., and 30 years since the nation first celebrated a holiday in his honor. more »»

Court considers union dues argument

January 17, 2016 Labor union leaders may have had their fingers crossed, hoping no one would spot the Achilles heel in the self-preservation argument they have used so successfully for many years. more »»

Thumbs Up/Down

January 16, 2016 Biking, not just for summer anymore THUMBS UP: Minnesota is a state with a very noticeable change of seasons, which is something a lot of Minnesotans say they enjoy. more »»

Presidential hyperbole

January 15, 2016 President Barack Obama may have taken intellectual dishonesty to a new high in talking about energy during his State of the Union speech Tuesda. more »»

 
 
 

 

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