Saturday Aug 23
Timberjay Newspapers Online
Investing in health
Minnesota Health Commissioner Ed Ehlinger considered the increase in Minnesota's minimum wage the greatest public health achievement by the 2014 Legislature.
Retiree brings new life to small-town economy
Muriel Krusemark, 73, has been the economic devleopment coordinator of Hoffman, a city 25 miles southwest of Alexandria, since 2007.
St. Cloud Times
Our View: Skyrocketing homeless rate demands solutionsOur View:...
Our View: Skyrocketing homeless rate demands solutions Central Minnesota sees homeless ranks jump 25 percent in three years; what can you do? Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/opinion/2014/08/02/view-skyrocketing-homeless-rate-demands-solutions/13526341/ Despite good economic times in much of Central Minnesota, ... (more)
Independent News Herald Online
One and done, big changes to 2014 deer hunting season
Due to the harsh winter the last few years, the deer herds are thin. The DNR is trying to remedy that with a conservative season to rebuild the population.