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Headwaters 100 marks 38th anniversary this Saturday
Akeley Police Chief says knocking down drug 'kingpin' is goal
Hwy. 34 project in Akeley moving forward
Central Minn. officer shot with arrow in standoff
SpaceX plans to fly a Japanese billionaire, several artists on trip around the moon
Austin, Odorizzi lead Twins over Tigers
Yabandith scores four TDs in Tigers' win over Laporte
Near miss: Vikings, Packers end in tie after field goal frustrations
Sauk Centre's Sayovitz breaks two records at Park Rapids Invitational
UPDATED: EGF's defense makes key plays in 13-12 win over Panthers
Doris May Mitchell
Barbera Lee Hadler
Robert L. Birnstengel
Gerald Edward Mack
3M Wonewok assists Hubbard County DAC
Surprise! Some area land values seem to be rising
Minnesota's uninsured rate rose in 2017
Feds end ban on mining exploration near BWCAW
Hearing set for Cass County solar project
Place a Business Announcement
Art Leap expands in 2018
CHECK IT OUT: Library leads readers on adventures
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Author David Sedaris sets show at Fargo Theatre
Burt Reynolds, Hollywood action star with Southern-fried machismo, dies at 82
Grouse hunters can volunteer to help collect samples for West Nile virus study
Hunt Minnesota's most popular game bird -- ruffed grouse
NORTHLAND NATURE JOURNAL: Goodbye summer, hello autumn
Darners: The Northwoods' largest dragonflies
Story of bear rescued from a metal cream can with Jaws of Life has happy ending
LWV hosting local candidate forums
Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council Column: And the Art Beat goes on
IT'S OUR TURN: The power of 'thank you'
LETTER TO EDITOR: Tennis community drew us to Park Rapids
COMMENTARY: What are political parties good for? Plenty, actually
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
August 29, 2018
GUEST EDITORIAL: The Four horsemen of marriage...and politics
The following is from the New York Times: "Many (Democrats and Republicans) despise each other, and to a degree that political scientists and pollsters say has gotten significantly worse over the last 50 years. ... Members of the two parties are more likely today to describe each...
August 29, 2018 - 1:00pm
August 22, 2018
GUEST EDITORIAL: Look at the science, not scare tactics, of glyphosate herbicide
Earlier this month, a jury awarded a former school groundskeeper $289.2 million, determining that Monsanto failed to warn him of the dangers posed by his use of the company's glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup. The verdict has been cheered by opponents of herbicides and genetic modification...
August 22, 2018 - 3:00pm
August 18, 2018
GUEST EDITORIAL: Court recording decision is a good start
Slowly, slowly, the Minnesota judicial system moves closer to the openness in Wisconsin, Iowa and North Dakota courtrooms. A pilot project on video and audio coverage of criminal proceedings proved successful, so the Minnesota Supreme Court this month appropriately made permanent...
August 18, 2018 - 8:00pm
COMMENTARY: Your legal rights: Student loan assistance scams
Student loan debt has reached historic levels in the U.S. Over 40 million Americans owe over $1.4 trillion in student loans. Student loan assistance...
August 18, 2018 - 11:01am
August 15, 2018
EDITORIAL: A free, independent press is one of Constitution's sacred principles
We've been complacent. We thought everybody knew how important a free press was to our world and that all this talk about us being the enemy of the people would be dismissed for the silliness that it is. But the reckless attacks have continued, instigated and encouraged by our president....
August 15, 2018 - 1:00pm
August 8, 2018
COMMENTARY: Fighting fires, fighting cancer
When firefighters like Jeff Laskowske from Albert Lea arrive at a fire, they are fully aware of the dangers they face from the flames and smoke. But Jeff, and millions of other firefighters like him, are exposing themselves to another deadly risk each time they show up to work: cancer....
August 8, 2018 - 11:30am
July 18, 2018
COMMENTARY: Don't just follow the crowd on "crowdfunding" websites
People hear on the news that someone in their community has lost her home in a fire or a spouse to an illness. They want to help, so search...
July 18, 2018 - 3:00pm
June 9, 2018
Paid political letter policy takes effect
The political campaign season is underway! Filings for public offices at the federal, state and local levels opened May 22 and closed June 5. (The filing period for cities and school districts that do not have primaries is from July 31 to Aug. 14.) We hope this draws some excitement,...
June 9, 2018 - 12:58pm
April 28, 2018
Commentary: Wouldn't you want to know? Well testing at the time of home sale just makes sense
Buying a house is one of the most significant financial and personal decisions that people and families make. Your home is the place where you make memories and where you expect and strive to be safe. In some cases, however, Minnesotans who rely on private wells find out belatedly...
April 28, 2018 - 1:00pm
April 14, 2018
Commentary: We should expand MinnesotaCare so anyone can buy in
For nearly three decades MinnesotaCare has been a trusted choice for health care coverage, providing an affordable option for working people earning too much to qualify for Medicaid but not enough to afford traditional insurance.
April 14, 2018 - 11:00am
March 31, 2018
Guest Editorial: Expand camera access to courtrooms
For more than 30 years, every state bordering Minnesota — Wisconsin, Iowa, North Dakota and South Dakota — has allowed cameras in its courtrooms, boosting the public's understanding of legal proceedings and its confidence in the criminal-justice system. And how many documented...
March 31, 2018 - 1:00pm
March 10, 2018
Guest Editorial: Public is best served by full menu of news
Strike up a conversation about press rights and many individuals likely conjure a picture of editors and reporters demanding access to top-secret data from government officials. No doubt, that occurs more often than most people would like to believe. The reality, however, is that...
March 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
February 28, 2018
Commentary: Summit bringing together AIS experts to protect Minnesota's natural resources
Hubbard County could be the poster county for taking smart, preventive measures against the spread of aquatic invasive species (AIS) in its destination lakes. Since the 1990s the Hubbard Coalition of Lake Associations and Hubbard County Commissioners have been working together to...
February 28, 2018 - 1:00pm
Guest Column: Marijuana poses risks for teenage brain
February is Marijuana Awareness Month. As more states have legalized marijuana, the perceived risk of harm has decreased among youth. This leads to an increased use of marijuana among teens. Most Hubbard County students do not use marijuana in a typical month, but all students are...
February 28, 2018 - 10:00am
January 12, 2018
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
If you get your news using Facebook, you deserve to know that the social media platform is changing the way it delivers that information to you....
January 12, 2018 - 4:15pm