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Arbor Day Subscription Celebration
Ojibwe Language Project offering bilingual signage
Park Rapids graduate publishes novel
Daddy-daughter dance is 'a blast'
DNR officers at front lines of Minn. wolf depredation complaints
Nordick selected as new Park Rapids Activities Director
New Nevis track coach inherits talented athletes
Panthers seek another historic softball season
Seniors sparked Nevis boys to another successful season
Park Rapids girls place second at Beaver Relays
Charles Alfred Knutson
Marilyn H. Whitchurch
Charlotte L. Robbins
Charlotte L. Robbins
Dorothy "Dottie" D. Lego-Erickson
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Online purchase scams are the riskiest type of fraud
Citizens National Bank donates to Heartland Homes
PUC approves Line 3 environmental study: Final decision on need, route expected in June
Place a Business Announcement
Sculpture entries sought for Red Bridge Park
Energetic woodwind quintet performing March 15
Historical re-enactor brings 'Prohibition in Minnesota' to library
Metallica announces concert dates in region in September
Local baker to discuss Victorian recipes for Lifelong Learning
About Fishing: To CHIRP or not to CHIRP
North Country Trail Column: Multiple rewards of maintaining a trail
Minnesota deer management plan due out this week
Park Rapids students catch fishing rewards
Return of cold weather doesn't mean ice is safe, DNR says
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Commentary: We should expand MinnesotaCare so anyone can buy in
Commentary: April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Letter to Editor: Kudos to law enforcement
Commentary: Enbridge is pretending fix is in
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Editorial: Condition, stabilization debate? Try pipelines
BY TOM DENNIS Forum News Service In the debate about the safety of shipping Bakken oil, there are trade-offs at every turn. That’s the lesson of the conditioning vs. stabilization debate, the pipeline vs. railroad debate and every other debate that has surfaced around the issue. And...
June 20, 2015 - 12:50pm
June 6, 2015
OUR OPINION: 'Build the Sandpiper pipeline,' edit boards agree
As policy debates get more partisan and the media hosts more voices of the hard left and far right, one source of centrism remains: newspaper editorials. At most newspapers, editorials represent the views of the editorial board, not just one person. Further, because board members...
June 6, 2015 - 9:32am
March 18, 2015
Editorial: Rep. Marquart advances oil train debate
The initial reaction to Rep. Paul Marquart’s, DFL-Dilworth, oil train safety proposal is Republican anti-tax boilerplate. While giving lip service to the need to improve rail safety as it applies to oil trains rumbling through Minnesota communities, Republican leaders in the House...
March 18, 2015 - 3:04pm
March 15, 2015
Editorial: How to stop identity thieves
Identity theft is not one of the big city problems. It happens in our area all too often. One big reason is because the Internet is providing identity thieves with another window of opportunity that knows no physical boundaries. But there are ways to shut that window. The Minnesota...
March 15, 2015 - 10:46am
February 22, 2015
Editorial: List of road projects merits our attention
At some point, Minnesota needs to bite the bullet and fund its roads, bridges and byways. That day is upon us. Lawmakers need to stop carping about the costs and suck it up.
February 22, 2015 - 11:17am
January 24, 2015
Editorial: It’s tax season: Here’s a few tips to assist
The IRS is now processing tax returns, and the agency continues to emphasize the convenience and security of their online services for taxpayers. Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota offers some helpful tips for the public as tax season kicks into gear. “Most of...
January 24, 2015 - 3:13pm
January 21, 2015
Editorial Have the flu? Please stay home
If you’re sick, stay home. That’s the advice from state health leaders. With the state in the midst of a particularly tough influenza season, health officials are urging Minnesotans to protect themselves and others by staying home when they are ill. The latest weekly influenza...
January 21, 2015 - 11:44am
December 28, 2014
Editorial: 1 step forward, 2 steps back
While it was refreshing to see Congress pass the recent bipartisan spending bill to keep the government operating for another year, the 1,600-page budget bill contained some surprise provisions that were a gift to big banks and could come back to haunt the economy. One of the most...
December 28, 2014 - 12:12pm
December 10, 2014
Editorial: Slippery roads a reminder to drive with caution
The Minnesota State Patrol reported dozens of vehicle crashes and vehicles that went off the road in the northern part of the state. When it snows and the roads become slippery, Sgt. Neil Dickenson, Minnesota State Patrol NE Region Public Information Officer, wants to remind all...
December 10, 2014 - 3:53pm
December 7, 2014
Editorial: Going to a hospital is safer now
Going to a hospital is getting safer: The chances that U.S. patients would pick up infections, get the wrong drug or dose, or be hurt in other ways, ranging from falls to bed sores, fell 17 percent between 2010 and 2013. But there is still a lot of room for improvement. A progress...
December 7, 2014 - 10:26am
December 3, 2014
Editorial: Embrace winter, but stay safe
If you needed a reminder of what season it is, Sunday and Monday did the trick. The region’s first real cold snap moved through, with lows forecast in the single digits to below freezing, and coupled with the wind chill, you had actual temperatures in the 20 below range and colder...
December 3, 2014 - 2:58pm
November 22, 2014
Editorial: Cigarette use drops among high school students
The 2014 Minnesota Youth Tobacco Survey found that the percent of high school students who smoked cigarettes in the past 30 days dropped from 18.1 percent in 2011 to 10.6 percent in 2014. This decline in cigarette smoking, the steepest ever recorded by the Minnesota youth survey,...
November 22, 2014 - 10:47am
November 12, 2014
Editorial: The few, the proud, the enlistees
An interesting quirk about North Dakota and Minnesota is that comparatively few young people from these states wind up enlisting in the Armed Forces. “According to data provided by the Department of Defense, people between the ages of 18 and 24 from Florida, Georgia or Maine are...
November 12, 2014 - 10:18am
October 22, 2014
Editorial: Buckle up, every seat, every time
Nearly 41 percent of all motorists killed in traffic crashes on Minnesota roads during the last three years were not buckled up, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, Office of Traffic Safety. This statistic is another alert for motorists to buckle up every seat,...
October 22, 2014 - 11:19am
September 10, 2014
Expecting moms need to remember 0-4-9
Every week in Minnesota, more than 100 babies are born with a greater risk of developing brain damage. All because their mothers decided to drink alcohol during their pregnancies. It’s a tragic, preventable problem that begs for more awareness, action and solutions. And now is...
September 10, 2014 - 3:35pm