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August 26, 2015

State to ease cameras in courtroom restrictions

A small but dramatic change is on the horizon for a state known to have some of the most restrictive courtroom camera laws in the country.

August 5, 2015

Guest editorial: Cleaning out my desk!

It was a very strange feeling last week-cleaning out my desk and office. For the first time in 20 years this office will belong to someone else.

August 26, 2015

A fishy find at Minnesota's largest county fair

In the midst of the 100 or more food vendors at the state’s largest county fair in Owatonna last week, I stumbled across something pretty fishy. Well, maybe not exactly.

August 19, 2015

Relishing a special family outing

Most people are still trying to get to know me a little better. This week I’m going to offer a little insight into how much family is important to me.

August 12, 2015

DCI amps up police news

Over the past few weeks you’ve likely noticed more local news coverage in the DCI. We’ve been focused on providing comprehensive community news by telling the stories of people who live around the area.

August 19, 2015

School spirit isn’t just for students

As August continues to heat up, it’s easy to pretend that the start of the school year lies in the distant future. In reality, however, the upcoming school year is just around the corner.

July 22, 2015

Manure operators focused on safe environment

Water quality and how it is connected to agriculture has become a hot topic in recent months not only in our region, but also across the state.











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August 12, 2015

Our letter to the editor policy

A healthy exchange of opinions and ideas is critical to the success of any community. And one way this newspaper attempts to promote that dialogue is through a feature called Letters to the Editor.

August 5, 2015

Editorial: Making the right choice

As we all know, life is all about making the right choices. One of the areas where this is most imperative comes from operating a motor vehicle, especially when personal safety is at risk

July 29, 2015

Letter to the editor: Nathan Nord

Last fall the citizens of Kasson spoke loudly and replaced three of the “tax and spend” members of the city council. By “tax and spend” I mean they raise taxes and just spend more than they raise, so they have to raise taxes again

July 29, 2015

Editorial: More teeth in state’s DWI law

The penalty for driving around drunk is going to become potentially harsher beginning this coming weekend.

Rick Bussler