Outstate News (12-13-15)

Column (Garofalo-Baker-Sawatzky): Help wanted in Willmar, beyond – The workforce is a key to Minnesota’s future. (Strib) Editorial: A ‘one-state’ legislative agenda – Three must-do legislative items. (Strib) Norton/Green: Business leaders warn lawmakers of labor ‘crisis’ (Rochester) Franson returns from Cuba trip with new appreciation. (Alexandria) Marquart/Poppe/Nolan/Peterson/Walz/Durenberger/Carlson: Minnesota Democrats target rural vote for 2016 state…
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Outstate News (12-6-15)

Editorial: Signs of a widening [rural/metro] gap. (Strib) Column: Success as a united state – A history lesson in a ‘one state’ path to urban/rural prosperity. (Strib) Column: A state of immigrants. (Strib) Daudt/Kreska/Rosenthal: Legislators’ trip to Turkey was led by nonprofit with controversial ties. (Strib) Hann/Daudt/Skoe: Budget surplus grows. (ForumNews) Skoe/Daudt: How will Minnesota…
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Outstate News (11-29-15)

Endorsement: Ecklund is best-prepped to represent 3A. (Duluth) Juhnke takes job as director of Nebraska pork group. (Willmar-AgWeek) Juhnke: Pork Producers have new executive director. (Lincoln-Columbus) Davids/Rest/Thissen/Skoe/Gazelka: Tax cut consensus is building at Minnesota Capitol. (St. Paul-Duluth) Poppe/Sparks: MNsure town hall meeting to be held Monday in Austin. (Austin) Ingebrigtsen: Council asks Legislature to help…
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Outstate News (11-22-15)

Kelly/Dibble: For small Minnesota cities, road aid is little help. (St. Paul-Moorhead) Urdahl/Miller/Koenen: Lawmakers agree about transportation needs, not funding. (Willmar) Marquart: Cities urged to fight for state aid. (Alexandria) Thissen/Franken: Political chatter: Again, property taxes head up; Railroads fight back; Franken tries again; Revenue up again; LGA remains priority. (ForumNews) Newman: Senate office building…
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Outstate News (11-15-15)

Hann/Bakk/Massman: Minnesota GOP senators don’t want offices in new building. (ForumNews) Hann/Bakk: Senate GOP to stay put for now, spurn new office building. (AP) Bakk/Daudt: Dayton seeks special session for unemployed miner benefits. (ForumNews) Bakk/Daudt: Dayton seeks special session for steelworkers. (AP) Thissen/Martin: DFLer abruptly quits race after saying ‘ISIS isn’t necessarily evil’ (Strib) Martin:…
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