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Sentinel Editorial

October 22, 2016 Editorial board note: We forego our regular Et Cetera review of the week’s events today so that we may continue offering our endorsements this campaign season. more »»

Walz’s approach does not fit with First District

October 21, 2016 Congressman Tim Walz, D-Minn., has been representing southern Minnesota for nearly 10 years. Enough is enough. Walz is part of the problem in Washington, D.C. more »»

For Legislature: Rosen, Gunther serve us well

October 20, 2016 State Rep. Bob Gunther, R-Fairmont, and state Sen. Julie Rosen, R-Vernon Center, did not get the warmest reception at the Republican caucuses held in Fairmont this yea. more »»

Revealing classified information is a crime

October 19, 2016 Hillary Clinton knew using private email servers for official communications while she was secretary of state was illegal. more »»


October 18, 2016 Officials announce the start of Mosul offensive Iraqi officials announced during the weekend that the long-awaited major offensive to liberate Mosul from Islamic State terrorists was getting... more »»


October 17, 2016 Dayton helped bridge gap to resolve strike Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton deserves credit for stepping in between Allina Health and the nurses who had been striking at five Allina Health hospitals. more »»


October 17, 2016 Officials announce the start of Mosul offensive Iraqi officials announced during the weekend that the long-awaited major offensive to liberate Mosul from Islamic State terrorists was getting... more »»

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October 15, 2016 Hangar would be nice It seems to us that the Fairmont municipal airport is in good shape and well-used. more »»

Clinton blew off law, then blew off scandal

October 14, 2016 Hillary Clinton’s advisers apparently thought her husband’s ability to escape repercussions for his misdeeds had rubbed off on her. more »»

Can’t reform something unworkable to begin with

October 13, 2016 Democrats, who botched health care reform by passing the Affordable Care Act, aka “Obamacare,” are now saying the law needs to be “fixed.” As if that were possibl. more »»

EpiPens case: Not much getting resolved

October 12, 2016 People delighted to learn that Mylan Pharmaceuticals will pay the government $465 million to settle a dispute over EpiPens should consider two things: First, the entire EpiPen controversy is over... more »»

Pretty apparent that security remains faulty

October 11, 2016 When Edward Snowden fled from the United States in 2013, bearing with him an enormous amount of secret government information, it became clear the National Security Agency was anything but secure. more »»


October 10, 2016 White House probably knows what it’s doing It is inconceivable that those in President Barack Obama’s administration are as ignorant of basic principles of economics as a new scheme seems to suggest. more »»

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October 8, 2016 Mansion taken care of One thing to say about the Wohlheter mansion in Fairmont changing hands is that its longtime owner, Al Thelen, has been a good caretake. more »»

Casting a wide net will harm an entire industry

October 7, 2016 Never let a good crisis go to waste. The big government crowd operates by that rule, using it as frequently as possible to expand its intrusiveness into our live. more »»

Upset about closure? We are not surprised

October 6, 2016 The Martin County Library in Fairmont is closed until Oct. 16 as the facility gets new carpet. more »»

War on energy hurts jobs, citizens’ wallets

October 5, 2016 Too many Americans do not seem to be making an important connection between themselves and policies enforced by President Barack Obama, and espoused by presidential candidate Hillary Clinto. more »»

Congress needs to act given VA revelations

October 4, 2016 Many troubled military veterans turn to a crisis hotline operated by the Department of Veterans Affairs. It received more than 500,000 calls last year. more »»


October 3, 2016 Dysfunctional agency handing out bonuses? About half the more than 300,000 people who work at the Department of Veterans Affairs received performance-based pay bonuses in 2014, according to a recen... more »»

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October 1, 2016 Trail talks under way The Fairmont City Council discussed finishing the city’s bicycle trail this week, meeting with Kent Barker, whose family owns property where the final link of the trail could... more »»



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