State should let rural areas figure things out
April 29, 2016 Minnesota lawmakers agree that they want to get rural areas of the state connected to the Internet. Among other concerns are making sure rural schools have service. more »»
Obama’s Cuban policy is not helping Cubans
April 25, 2016 When he changed U.S. policy toward Cuba in 2014, despite widespread opposition in Congress, President Barack Obama insisted his goal was to improve life for the people of that island country. more »»
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April 23, 2016 Transit report mixed We will be interested to see how the new Prairie Lakes Transit system fares a few months down the road. more »»
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April 16, 2016 An honor well-deserved While we all may think we know how rural residents get their water, how they actually get it another story. more »»
We commend police for taking CIT training
April 15, 2016 We extend kudos to the Fairmont Police Department for a noteworthy accomplishment: Having four police officers who have undergone some level of Crisis Intervention Team training, and at least one... more »»
DEA’s ‘special’ plane is a pure boondoggle
April 12, 2016 It probably is a good thing bureaucrats like those at the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration were not in charge of arming the United States for World War II. After the attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. more »»
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April 9, 2016 Benefit slated for May We want to extend our best wishes to Fairmont Mayor Randy Quiring and his family as the mayor undergoes treatment for cancer. more »»