Guest Columns

How about the Washington Treaty Breakers?

You don’t hear much about the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office. And that, my friends, is a good thing. Usually this federal office is as ... Read more

Paint makes a difference in southern Minnesota

Since 1998, Valspar Corp., headquartered in Minneapolis, has partnered with the six Minnesota Initiative Foundations for the “Minnesota Beautiful” program. This grant provides free paint ... Read more

More to poverty than what meets the eye

Live United, by Ann Austin Lift one. Lift all. Poverty is defined as “the state or condition of having little or no money, goods or ... Read more

Riverland revises its vision, mission, heart

As a primary public higher education institution in southern Minnesota, Riverland Community College understands its critical role to help bridge the region’s workforce skills gap ... Read more

Agriculture benefited from state Legislature

Minnesota’s agriculture sector and hard-working farmers are too important to our great state to be used for political gain. Unfortunately, that is exactly what my ... Read more