The Journalhttp://www.nujournal.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 17 Apr 2014 20:23:48 EDTThu, 17 Apr 2014 20:23:48 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssProspective employers to schools: Focus on teaching 'soft skills'http://www.nujournal.com/page/content.detail/id/549413.htmlNEW ULM - "Soft skills" rank at the top of desired skills that prospective employers wish to see local schools teach students, according to District 88 Superintendent Jeff Bertrang.Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTTed Domeier, Fairfax community leader, dieshttp://www.nujournal.com/page/content.detail/id/549414.htmlFAIRFAX - A 68-year-old Fairfax man who was very active in the community and GFW School District died Sunday at Redwood Area Hospital. Ted Domeier owned and operated the Fairfax Agency, which sold many types of insuranc.Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTTippi Hedren to speak in New Ulm May 1http://www.nujournal.com/page/content.detail/id/549415.htmlNEW ULM- Actress and animal rights activist Tippi Hedren is coming to New Ulm to share her stories and experiences on Thursday, May 1 at 7 p..Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTDFL highlights session progresshttp://www.nujournal.com/page/content.detail/id/549396.htmlMANKATO - Democrats in the Minnesota House are pleased with the 2014 legislataive session thus far. Speaker of the House Paul Thissen (DFL-Minneapolis), Rep. Clark Johnson (DFL-North Mankato) and Re.Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTFire destroys house near Klossnerhttp://www.nujournal.com/page/content.detail/id/549397.htmlKLOSSNER - A three-alarm fire destroyed a rental house on the Robert and Clair Gieseke farm on Nicollet County Road 5, southwest of Klossner Tuesday. The Nicollet County Sheriff's Office received a report of a house fire from a passerby at 10:45 a.Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT