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February 23, 2009
An overflow crowd filled the Appleton Civic Center on Friday morning as residents, many of them employees at the Prairie Correctional Facility, expressed their fears to state legislators over a Department of Corrections proposal to move Minnesota inmates to Faribault. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Anxiety levels running high in Appleton
February 23, 2009 - 1:01am
February 21, 2009
Prison future creates high anxiety in Appleton
February 21, 2009 - 2:22pm
January 24, 2009
Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen, R-Alexandria, listens to testimony Thursday during a meeting about bovine tuberculosis. State officials told senators they are making good progress.
Success story: bovine TB fight
January 24, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
Rep. Morrie Lanning, R-Moorhead, center, give advice to two newly elected Republicans Tuesday after the first day of the 2009 Minnesota legislative session. On left is Rep. Paul Anderson of Starbuck. On right is Rep. Mark Murdock of Ottertail.
Legislature begins amid optimism
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
December 31, 2008
There is demand for improved broadband Internet service in rural counties, including those with a high percentage of elderly residents, Pam Lehmann of Lac Qui Parle County Economic Development Authority said Monday. Lehmann took part in a discussion on broadband Internet service led by U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, pictured at left. Photo by Scott Wente, St. Paul Capitol Bureau.
Internet upgrade vital for rural Minnesota, which lags behind
December 31, 2008 - 12:00am
November 26, 2008
'No More Minnesota Nice' aims to stop lottery scams
November 26, 2008 - 12:00am