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Pipeline protest camp cleared by hundreds of officers, but 46 arrested
Hubbard County Republicans elect officers at annual convention
Digging for treasures: Detroit Lakes diver finds 500 year old antler, among other historic finds
Constituents flock to town hall meeting
Spring truck weight restrictions start for north-central frost zone
Wunderlich leads Perham past Braves
Gymnasts finish 7th in section
Semmler sparks PR-B past Tigers
Explosive first half sparks Panthers past Bagley
Hornets deny Panthers trip to state
Walter Cecil Hensel
James Harold Hukki
Kay Loraine Sjolin
Stellar Equine Sports Massage provides tension relief to horses
Park Rapids veterinarian awarded for work at state fair birth center
Building Customer Loyalty
Dr. Keller named partner at Vision Source
Geriatric services extended at TSZ
Nevis students' artwork chosen for youth exhibit
Lifelong Learning program focuses on water quality
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie returning to Park Rapids
'A Piece of My Heart' heads to Sections
Menahga's One-Act Play headed to Sections
Remaining weeks of ice fishing primetime for catching crappies
About Fishing: Something smells fishy
Public input sought on Border to Border ORV trail
Landowners asked to allow walk-in access to hunters
Public meetings will discuss deer management goals
Commentary: Proposed bill transfers Legacy funds to road, bridges, clean water projects
Letter: School bus drivers appreciated
Commentary: Where seniors can find energy
Editorial: Sick and safe a statewide issue
Letter: Volunteers make Bingo for Books possible
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
March 29, 2016
Stamp of approval: Klobuchar helps Cottage Grove man, 89, obtain passport
COTTAGE GROVE, MINN. — Barely 48 hours after she returned from a historic trip to Cuba with President Barack Obama, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar was sitting at the kitchen table of Sandy and Ramon “Ray” Morgan of Cottage Grove. She’d come to help the couple celebrate Ray Morgan’s...
March 29, 2016 - 1:58pm
March 15, 2016
Dayton lays out budget change proposals
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton proposes increasing budgets for items ranging from pre-kindergarten programs to broadband to security needs. Dayton on Tuesday announced changes he wants to make in a $42 billion, two-year budget he and legislators approved last year. The most important...
March 15, 2016 - 2:14pm
March 9, 2016
Utke to run for State Senate Dist. 2
Park Rapids resident Paul Utke announced his candidacy for Minnesota Senate District 2. The district includes all or part of eight counties...
March 9, 2016 - 9:03am
House fails to pass Range unemployment bill on opening day
Nearly all Minnesota lawmakers say the state should extend unemployment benefits to laid-off Iron Range workers, but the state House failed to...
March 9, 2016 - 8:02am
March 5, 2016
Drones, drugs and drunk drivers: public safety debate at the Capitol this year
Besides body cameras, many other public safety issues will be debated by the Legislature this year. We spoke with Senate Judiciary Chairman Ron Latz, DFL-St. Louis Park, an attorney, and House Public Safety Chairman Tony Cornish, R-Vernon Center, a retired law enforcement official,...
March 5, 2016 - 7:39am
Legislative auditor: Teacher licensing ‘broken’
Minnesota’s teacher-licensing system is confusing, contradictory and ripe for an overhaul, the state legislative auditor said in a report Friday. “Quite frankly, the system is broken,” Legislative Auditor James Nobles told state lawmakers. The findings of his six-month review...
March 5, 2016 - 7:32am
March 2, 2016
Rubio, Sanders do not dominate delegate count
Marco Rubio and Bernie Sanders won the presidential nod Tuesday from those who attended Republican and Democratic precinct caucuses, but the victories may not have been as big as they appear at first glance. While Republicans have not released how many delegates their candidates received,...
March 2, 2016 - 2:52pm
Sanders wins ‘very decisive victory’
Bernie Sanders won throughout Minnesota, and did it surprisingly easily. Sanders took Minnesota presidential caucus votes from farm country, the Iron Range and urban areas, and most of the rest of Minnesota. He led Hillary Clinton 60 percent to 40 percent late Tuesday. Democrats...
March 2, 2016 - 8:29am
Rubio’s campaigning pays off in Minnesota
Bombastic businessman Donald Trump called Marco Rubio a “little senator” while addressing the media while Super Tuesday was in full swing. Florida’s junior member of the U.S. Senate responded by turning in a big win in the Minnesota caucus. Rubio was active in the...
March 2, 2016 - 8:28am
February 29, 2016
Anti-pipeline protesters interrupt Dayton speech at water summit
Anti-pipeline protesters interrupted Gov. Mark Dayton Saturday as he spoke to more than 800 Minnesotans at a summit about how to clean the state's...
February 29, 2016 - 8:07am
February 26, 2016
Minnesota budget surplus slips
Minnesota's state revenues appear to be down, a state report shows this morning. Minnesota Management and Budget, the state's finance agency, said the projected surplus is $900 million for the current two-year budget cycle. Late last year, the state reported a $1.2 billion surplus....
February 26, 2016 - 12:00pm
February 24, 2016
Minnesota to play larger role than most years on Super Tuesday
Presidential candidates have given Minnesota a bit more love than usual this year as the state holds its precinct caucuses on a day when more presidential nomination delegates will be picked than any other. It is a day that could make or break a campaign. As part of Super Tuesday...
February 24, 2016 - 8:40am
February 10, 2016
Park Rapids teen competing for title of Miss Teen Minnesota
Next week, 16-year-old Chelsea Swenson hopes to wear a crown. She’s competing in the 2016 Miss Teen Minnesota United States Pageant. The...
February 10, 2016 - 2:45pm
January 30, 2016
Chronic diseases cost Minnesotans big
Health care for Minnesotans with chronic diseases such as diabetes, cancer, kidney failure and heart disease costs eight times more than for people without them. “This report shows the significant financial toll chronic disease is taking on individuals, our communities and our...
January 30, 2016 - 6:54pm
January 6, 2016
The good and bad of Minnesota’s economy
Minnesota’s economy is a study in contradictions. So much of the news looks good: near record-low unemployment, overall wage payments rising, few signs of the recession remain. But there also are warning signs: manufacturing, mining and farm economies lag; some parts of Minnesota...
January 6, 2016 - 10:30am