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Violence is both insidious and deadly in our society. Some of us live with it, even daily. For others it glares though headlines. Or it blindsides us when we are least expecting. We think that violence – how it happens, how it affects us and how we can stop it – deserves a closer look. [...]...Read More
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The time has come when penalties for convicted distracted drivers in Minnesota should be more severe and comparable to motorists convicted of drunken driving. In Minnesota distracted driving is defined as drivers engaged in any activity that might distract from the primary task of driving. Legislato...Read More
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By John Crabtree,  [email protected],  Center for Rural Affairs Hemingford, Nebraska public schools recently transitioned from a “warm and serve” to a “made from scratch” school lunch. The change has been a hit with students and will likely have a positive impact on the school’s budget. Sch...Read More
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All children deserve the love and protection of the adults in their lives and the communities that surround them. Recent tragic deaths of children at the hands of their caregivers launched an outpouring of collective grief, highlighted weaknesses and gaps in our child protection system, and sparked ...Read More
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Bryan Van Gorp Ho. Co. Protectors There were a couple of long articles in local newspapers last week mostly coming from Dan Griffin and Steve Schuldt, still trying to sell the strict regulation story. Houston County Planning Commission chair and three of the county board members, say they won’t su...Read More
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