Tag Archives: Editorials

1961: Five County District?

They were pondering enlarging the district for the Southwestern Mental Health Center in 1961.

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1961: Improving Diagonal Road

They were discussing Diagonal Road improvements in 1961.

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1961: Every Ballot Counts; Farm Economy Upswing

Every ballot sure counted in 1961.

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1940: Indigestion Caused By Stress

The Montevideo News stated most indigestion was caused by stress, rather than food, in 1940.

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1940: The School’s Job

The Minneota Mascot’s editorial criticized parents for leaving too much parenting to schools in 1940. Sound familiar to anyone else?

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1961: A College? In Worthington?

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1961: Weather or Not

This 1961 editorial sounds a little bit too much like gloating for my liking.

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1940: Let’s Get at the Truth

This editorial on rural electricity from 1940 features a little cursing (a paraphrase of Mark Twain) in the subhead.

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1940: Henry Ford’s Predictions Go Bust

Most of Henry Ford’s 1940 predictions didn’t come true, although vocational schools do seem to be doing quite well.

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1940: Time for the Highways

We want roads. When do we want them? Now! … as of 1940, anyway.

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