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Perhaps it was too much to hope that we could reach next Tuesday’s special election DFL primary without a deluge of last minute mudslinging. Politics can certainly be a contact sport, yet this … more
It’s my firm belief that in small towns, attitude is everything. A community that feels optimistic and positive about its future, is a community that will invest in itself and will, as a result, … more
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After receiving a sample copy of the Tower News last Saturday in the mail, I became very bewildered to read the writings of Tony Sikora and Mary Worringer in two separate pieces on the Greenwood … more
It’s nice to have a retreat that isn’t too far away, a place to let your hair down when life gets too routine or you find you are taking it all too seriously. I have a place like that and it … more
Tuesday’s political earthquake, with the stunning election of Donald J. Trump, may well mark an historic turning point in America’s political journey. Many Americans fear that Trump’s authoritarian … more
If the Pike River were discharging over 1,000 milligrams per liter of sulfates into the waters of Lake Vermilion on a regular basis, property owners on the lake would rightfully be up in arms. So … more
REGIONAL—A St. Paul organization, known as Water Legacy, has quietly assembled a devastating indictment of the state of Minnesota and its unwillingness to regulate the taconite mining industry, for … more
Cook began pursing its dream of a new youth and community center more than a half dozen years ago. This week that dream became a reality, thanks to a small army of volunteers who not only helped … more
For more than 25 years, we have reported on government at all levels, from federal and state agencies, county boards, city councils, township boards, and school districts. During that time we have … more
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