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'Keystone bandit' bypasses expensive liquor to steal beer
Delta Air Lines pilot locked out of cockpit for Las Vegas landing
NDSCS student quit working as confidential informant shortly before disappearing
School bus runs over boy's legs in front of Pelican Rapids High School
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
Nevis girls top Mustangs
Verndale defeats Braves
DELORES JEAN MAKELA
CHARLES "CHUCK R. BURNS
DELMAR E. MARQUARDT
CLARENCE A. NELSON
GERALD "JERRY" W. JOHNSON
Basic Business Cents: New tricks to market your business online: It pays off!
First Responders on path to success after rough times
Legion Christmas dinner raises $3,000 for Salvation Army
Katy Perry's promise: lion, sharks and live singing at Super Bowl
Guest speaker shares strategies for arts center
Nevis graduate returns to hometown on album tour
Snowmobile race returns this weekend
State AIS battle seeing progress
Monarch butterfly count rises slightly as conservationists warn of extinction
Rescued loon dies of lung ailment
Letter: Opposition to Sandpiper pipeline
Letter: Pipeline spill could have repercussions
Editorial: How to prevent a fire tragedy
Letters: Enbridge responds to pipe yard letter
Editorial: It’s tax season: Here’s a few tips to assist
Cody’s Corner: Briards are great dogs
July 13, 2009
Emergency repairs necessitate detour on Highway 71 north
The "unforeseen collapse" of a culvert on north Highway 71 has necessitated a temporary detour near Summerhill Farm north of Park Rapids. "We didn't anticipate the way it worked out," said department of Transportation engineer Todd Vonasek of the detour. Nancy Utke, co-owner of...
July 13, 2009 - 2:27pm
Highway 71 construction starts today; detours begin
Work on the stretch of Highway 71 between Menahga and Park Rapids began this morning. Detours are in place. Over the weekend contractor Central...
July 13, 2009 - 6:55am
June 30, 2009
Franken declared winner of Senate race
The Minnesota Supreme Court says Al Franken won the U.S. Senate race and should be sworn in as the state's second senator. In an early-afternoon ruling, five members of the high court agreed with a district court decision that Democrat Franken received more votes than Republican...
June 30, 2009 - 1:19pm
June 16, 2009
Governor releases list of budget cuts
Governor Tim Pawlenty and Management and Budget Commissioner Tom Hanson today announced recommendations to resolve a projected $2.676 billion budget gap through use of executive actions. Today's recommendations from Commissioner Hanson to Governor Pawlenty follow Hanson's determination...
June 16, 2009 - 2:02pm
June 2, 2009
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty expected to rule out third term
Gov. Tim Pawlenty plans to announce "his future plans" this afternoon, his office announced, with most speculation that he will say there will be no third term in his future. While sources would not confirm Pawlenty's decision on the record, there are several media reports that the...
news / state
June 2, 2009 - 11:10am
May 26, 2009
Bleeding man wanders away from Saturday rollover; seeks stranger's help
Early Saturday morning a bleeding man startled Duane Raze, needing assistance at 5 a.m. Before Raze could answer the door the man had left. He was bleeding from one leg. Concerned, Raze got into his vehicle to try to locate the injured man.
May 26, 2009 - 1:13pm
May 21, 2009
Law enforcement preserving evidence in pot case
In court cases, there's a dastardly principal called "spoliation of evidence." Attorneys dread it. It essentially means the evidence seized...
May 21, 2009 - 10:24am
May 15, 2009
Two arrested after report of pointing gun at pedestrians on Main street
A male and female were arrested Thursday night after Park Rapids law enforcement officials were notified of people in car pointing a gun at individuals on Main street. According to Park Rapids Police Chief Terry Eilers, a witness notified dispatch of the incident at 7:53 p.m. and...
May 15, 2009 - 10:53am
April 30, 2009
Minnesota swine flu case confirmed
Minnesota's first swine flu case has been confirmed. The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta today confirmed the illness was caused by what Minnesota officials call the "H1N1 novel influenza virus." A woman connected to central Minnesota's Cold Spring school...
news / state
April 30, 2009 - 10:50am