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18 Online program an opportunity for high school teachers to earn college credits
Osage gun range expansion divides small community
Local church packs more than 5,000 gift-filled boxes for children in need
Icons create a mystery
Defense delivers as Panthers win opener
Up-tempo style key to Panthers' success
Kennedy scores game-winner in overtime
Nevis girls fall in overtime in opener
Peterson scores 30 as Braves win opener
Deloris Marvel Steinberg
Raymond E. Jacobsen
Lorraine C. Wright
Carol A. White
Carol Mae (Larson) Weech
Menahga construction company working on DL hotel
The Sales process: Create pull before you push
SWI Interiors of Osage holds open house showcasing new addition
TruStar to expand Park Rapids branch
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
Winter fairytale will be staged at Park Rapids Area High School
Christmas Story Contest: An Enterprise tradition
Medici Project awarded to young pianist
Classic Chorale set to perform
Teens share traditional Ojibwe dance
Snowmobilers: Use caution when trails open Dec. 1
Find winter crappie spots now
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Midwest hunters are playing an integral role in the management of the excessive snow geese population
Sure bet walleyes: Big baits
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Commentary: Menahga needs to invest in school expansion, future programming
Letter: Preserve College in the high school
Commentary: Gorgeous legs in the White House
Letter: Social isolation problematic during winter season
Bust your holiday budget already?
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
June 1, 2016
Congress to address epidemic opiate, heroin abuse on a national level
Congressional leaders from Minnesota and North Dakota are backing bills that would help stem the tide of a nationwide epidemic of opiate and heroin abuse and overdose that has claimed thousands of lives in the U.S. and has reared its head locally. At least 10 people have died from...
June 1, 2016 - 3:15pm
Bonding backer nervous about Dayton special session decision
The Minnesota state representative responsible for drawing up legislation funding public works projects statewide said he is "nervous" about getting a second chance for passing the $1 billion measure. Rep. Paul Torkelson, R-Hanska, filed for re-election in the secretary of state's...
June 1, 2016 - 8:32am
May 26, 2016
A look at Minnesota legislative results
Minnesota legislators introduced 7,763 bills in the 2015-2016 legislative period, most of which went nowhere. Here is a look at some of the bills that passed or did not pass this year, including some still awaiting Gov. Mark Dayton’s approval. Animal trusts: Minnesotans will be...
May 26, 2016 - 8:59am
May 25, 2016
MnDOT urges travelers to use caution in work zones over Memorial Day weekend
ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Memorial Day weekend is approaching and summer construction roadwork around the state is getting into full swing. The Minnesota Department of Transportation urges motorists to use extra caution while driving through highway work zones. Sue Mulvihill, deputy commissioner...
May 25, 2016 - 3:50pm
May 24, 2016
Three southwest Minnesota men sentenced for California to South Dakota marijuana operation
Three Worthington, Minn., men who ran an extensive marijuana operation bringing pot from California to the Sioux Falls area to sell have been sentenced in federal court in South Dakota. Law officers believe at least 500 pounds of marijuana was sold in the operation. The three all...
May 24, 2016 - 11:37am
May 21, 2016
Success predicted after another legislative failure
Two failures may equal success. The Minnesota House and Senate failed to pass their public works funding bills, but in the three days lawmakers have left this year, major legislative players expect those defeated bills to be merged into one that funds rail safety, college building...
May 21, 2016 - 12:49pm
May 18, 2016
Minnesota budget talks expand from transportation
At least they are talking. State leaders expanded budget talks Tuesday to deal with major money issues remaining before the Minnesota Legislature...
May 18, 2016 - 8:44am
May 17, 2016
Dayton offers to drop gas tax increase
Minnesotans likely will pay higher vehicle license fees if the governor and lawmakers reach a transportation funding deal this year. Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton on Monday offered two transportation funding plans that he called compromises, and both contained higher tab fees. Senate...
May 17, 2016 - 12:35pm
May 16, 2016
Dayton offers to drop gas tax increase
Minnesotans likely will pay higher vehicle license fees if the governor and lawmakers reach a transportation funding deal this year. Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton Monday offered two transportation funding plans that he called compromises, and both contained higher tab fees. Senate...
May 16, 2016 - 1:56pm
May 9, 2016
Few solutions for mentally ill facing charges in Minnesota
Tim Leslie still remembers the house on Victoria and Selby where he’d regularly respond to calls as a patrol officer from a resident who was convinced there was something landing on the roof. There wasn’t, but police learned how to talk him down anyway. “The first couple calls,...
May 9, 2016 - 12:32pm
April 25, 2016
Real ID deadline in danger
A key Minnesota driver's license official says the state may not be able to meet federal guidelines by Oct. 1, meaning some people could be forced to get new licenses before their old ones expire. Dawn Olson of the state Motor and Vehicle Services department told a House committee...
April 25, 2016 - 4:39pm
April 22, 2016
Dayton honors ‘water heroes’ on Earth Day
Dayton honors ‘water heroes’ on Earth Day Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton honored three Minnesota “Water Heroes” for their efforts in protecting and improving the water quality and availability in Minnesota as part of his Water Action Week that culminated with Earth Day on Friday....
April 22, 2016 - 1:10pm
April 20, 2016
Body found near Canadian border on Lake of the Woods
A body has been found on Lake of the Woods near the Canadian border after a man disappeared six months in a boating accident on the lake. The Lake of the Woods County Sheriff's Department told the Northern Light Region Tuesday night that its deputies and Ontario Provincial police...
April 20, 2016 - 8:49am
April 17, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Legislators look for investigations
Minnesota lawmakers do more than legislate; They also sometimes ask people to investigate, and they want to see those reports. Such is the case in a couple of recent issues: a state worker who seemingly emailed opposition to a northern Minnesota oil pipeline and a Commerce Department...
April 17, 2016 - 8:07am
April 13, 2016
Judge calls misfire on 13 counts of poaching in high-profile Minnesota case
MADISON, Minn. – A district judge has dismissed all 13 charges against a Dawson man in a poaching case that has attracted statewide attention....
April 13, 2016 - 5:52pm