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Korean War veteran visits memorials in nation's capital
Park Rapids man deceased after fight in Alexandria
City council approves 4th of July parade permit
A look at Minnesota legislative results
Hubbard County incidents
Panthers rally for 4-3 win
Area runners compete in Fargo Marathon, Half Marathon
Crookston ousts Panthers in section tennis tourney
Kosel, Mueller receive top honors
Byer, Panthers shut out Prowlers
Lee W. Hinds
Alda Ann Nelson
David "Dave" Dennis Sanders
Mary Barbara Mertz
Alda Ann Nelson
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
A new era for the Schwarzwald Inn
Basic Business Cents: Memorable quotes by Deming
Rocky Ridge Kennel now open for boarding
Zappy’s Café welcoming clientele
Visual artist explores time, light at Nemeth Art Center
Kick up your heels at Wild West Jamboree
An ode to the snowmobile suit
Park Rapids graduate releasing second album
Nemeth Art Center opens with Kate Casanova’s poetic sculptures
About fishing: Crappie time is upon us: Pursue everyone’s favorite fish
Communities in action against aquatic invasive species
Be aware of awakening bears
About fishing: Winter angling responsibilities
Go walking for late season walleye success
Commentary: Answer to Progressive Democrat letter to the editor
Letter: Take interest in local government
Letter: You can still save America
Commentary: Miss those summer days so long ago
Commentary: Child sexual abuse must not be silenced
Home plate: Rhubarb, a versatile veggie
Home plate: Favorites shared
Home plate: Grillin’ and chillin’
Home plate: Classic Carolina
August 1, 2011
Living large on the lake: Recession tempers home values, but still plenty of million-dollar lake properties in area
Part 1 of 2: While the F-M area may have 23 homes valued at over $1 million, Minnesota's Lakes Country has well over 80, with some topping $2...
August 1, 2011 - 10:17am
July 30, 2011
Lake George post office on list for possible closure or conversion
The quaint Lake George post office, the town's most identifiable landmark, is one of 88 Minnesota Postal Services outlets targeted to close or...
July 30, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 13, 2011
A meat based economy? Laporte's chops beginning to show
The mayor of Laporte has some meaty aspirations for his corner grocery store and his town. Craig Mackey's butcher shop at Laporte Grocery &...
News / Business
July 13, 2011 - 1:00pm
June 16, 2011
CEO abruptly resigns from Essentia Health St. Mary's hospital in DL
Essentia Health CEO Tom Thompson is resigning as president of Essentia Health St. Mary's in Detroit Lakes, effective the end of June. It's not clear why, or what his plans are. He did not return a phone call. The company announced the move in a news release after a reporter's phone...
region / Business
June 16, 2011 - 8:06am
May 18, 2011
Amazon.com to create 200 jobs in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS - Amazon.com will be adding 200 full-time jobs in the city, a 50 percent increase in its labor force, an economic development official...
May 18, 2011 - 7:37am
Manufacturing comes back big in Detroit Lakes area after recession
Forget the recessionary doom and gloom of the past few years --one segment of the economy is doing surprisingly well locally and statewide --manufacturing. Open...
April 18, 2011 - 2:58pm
Public auction of Whitey's Café set for May 15
Longtime Whitey's Café owner and manager Greg Stennes and partners are mounting another effort to save the East Grand Forks landmark, showing...
April 18, 2011 - 1:04pm
April 9, 2011
County lake parcels' valuations 'float the boat'
The importance of Hubbard County's waters came into clarity Wednesday as Assessor Bob Hansen unveiled the economic clout lake properties wield. Of...
April 9, 2011 - 1:00pm
March 30, 2011
Food shelf hit hard by economy
The Hubbard County Food Shelf is facing a double-edged sword this year - the economy. While unemployment, home foreclosures and other issues...
March 30, 2011 - 1:00pm
March 17, 2011
Study shows rich bear less of Minnesota's tax burden
The high-octane political fight over taxes at the Capitol got a new source of fuel Wednesday: a statewide study that finds lower- and middle-income households are hit hardest by Minnesota's tax system. "Minnesota's tax system is more regressive than it was a decade ago," acting Revenue...
March 17, 2011 - 7:35am
March 14, 2011
Consumers adjusting as gas prices rise
For Kate Rundell, the run-up in gas prices over the last couple of months has meant an end to casual runs into Fargo from her home in Barnesville, Minn. "I commute 60 miles round trip daily, so it makes a huge impact on my finances" she said, as she gassed up her vehicle last week...
March 14, 2011 - 8:38am
December 8, 2010
Recession leads to loss of bonuses at Marvin Windows and Doors
GRAND FORKS - For only the fifth time in 54 years - but the second year in a row - Marvin Windows and Doors employees will not receive profit-sharing...
December 8, 2010 - 7:13am
July 24, 2010
Social Services continues feeling unemployment strain
Two years of back to back job losses in the nation are being felt locally with ever increasing requests for public assistance. Monthly income maintenance caseloads jumped from 2,245 in May to 2,296 in June. Summer is usually the time Hubbard County Social Services gets a reprieve...
July 24, 2010 - 1:00pm
Fargo telemarketer to open new office in Duluth, bringing 200 jobs
A North Dakota telemarketing firm plans to open a new branch in downtown Duluth next month that will employ about 200 people. Performance Centers Inc., based in Fargo, will open a telemarketing center about Aug. 9 on the entire fourth floor of the Wells Fargo building in downtown...
region / Business
July 24, 2010 - 7:51am
July 16, 2010
Minnesota lake property: A buyer's market short of buyers
It's a buyer's market short of buyers for lakeside cabins and vacation homes in northern Minnesota. And the farther east and north you travel,...
July 16, 2010 - 7:35am