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No jail time for rape: Moorhead rape sentence prompts outcry from campus, Fargo detective
Torn-up sick notes show Germanwings pilot should have been grounded
Half percent sales tax increase approved
Two injured in Highway 371 crash Tuesday
Marijuana wax receiving increased attention from law enforcement
Panthers pinned way to historic season
Minnesota United is named a member of Major League Soccer
Lack of scoring led to 6-17-1 record
Former Panthers playing hockey at Division III level
Larry Fitzgerald says Adrian Peterson would be 'game-changer' with Cardinals
GWENDOLYN "GWEN" THEISEN
CHARLES "CHUCK" LONG
EVELYN J. LARSEN
TERRANCE "TERRY" BURKMAN
MELVIN "MEL" BENTON
Tuning in to an instrumental career
Kraft Foods to merge with ketchup maker Heinz
Basic Business Cents: Leadership should follow PDSA cycle
Tinkering his way into a career: New HVAC business opens in Park Rapids
Northern Light Opera Company garners regional theater awards
Local singer re-enacts music, history of early 1800s
A great night at the theater
Governor wants to put more money into Minnesota state parks
David Johnson still enjoys riding the trail nearly 60 years after building the first Polaris snowmobile
DNR urges state forest and off-highway vehicle trail users to check for temporary closures
Spring burning restrictions take effect this week in much of Minnesota
DNR alerts the public to spring burn restrictions
Minnesota DNR wants to ban bear feeding
Letter: Rep. Peterson has always supported Keystone XL
Editorial Investing in state parks, trails system a good plan
Letter: Big Ag bills take away Minnesotans’ rights to file complaints
Letter: Nolan working to block freetrade agreement fast-track
Editorial Gov. Dayton’s proposal to tax railroads logical
Becker County government
March 30, 2012
Who will be the next Becker County Administrator?
Two final candidates for the Becker County Administrator position now await the verdict of who gets the job after a final interview with the...
March 30, 2012 - 7:26am
January 28, 2012
Becker County hires new environmental services director
Becker County has a new environmental services director with more than 30 years experience in the field. Marin Wiley has decades of experience as a DNR forester, including 12 years of forestry management experience.
January 28, 2012 - 1:19pm
October 17, 2011
Looking to save money and improve services, Becker County looking outside the box
The Becker County Board is serious about wanting to work with other units of government to save money and improve services. On Tuesday it hosted a commissioners' room full of officials from townships, cities, school districts -- even the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Think outside...
October 17, 2011 - 7:58am
February 10, 2011
Becker County Taxpayers Assoc. upset with county, asks for investigation
The Becker County Taxpayers Association continues to be unhappy with assessment work done in Becker County. Taxpayer Association President Les Ristinen came before the county board Tuesday with a long litany of complaints -- at least one of which has been investigated through an...
February 10, 2011 - 8:10am
October 14, 2010
Becker County search for new administrator proceeds slowly
More than 30 applications have been received for the Becker County administrator position, which has been vacant since late July when Brian Berg left to become Clay County administrator. County Human Resources Director Nancy Grabanski has been doubling as acting county administrator...
October 14, 2010 - 7:51am
June 3, 2010
Unfinished business in Becker County? Feeling better, Salminen has work yet to do
Commissioner Harry Salminen has had a lot on his mind lately -- the new county recreation plan, the Detroit Mountain project, whether to run for re-election, and most recently -- spinal fluid. The spinal fluid has been taken care of, thanks to a shunt that drained off the excess...
June 3, 2010 - 7:46am
June 25, 2009
Cost of locking up juveniles to go up
For the second time this month, the West Central Regional Juvenile Detention Center in Moorhead was a focus of discussion at the Becker County Board meeting on Tuesday. This time, however, the facility was seeking a more definite commitment from Becker County -- in the form of a...
June 25, 2009 - 7:15am