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One dead, child missing after Hillcrest Manor fire
Update: Missing 5-year-old from fatal Bemidji fire found alive
DNA on boat trailer links Hastings man to hit-and-run death of Lake Park girl, charges say
Public demo of ham radio this weekend
Hubbard County Incidents
Midway’s 14-hit attack sparks 13-1 win
Runners complete Grandma's Marathon
Park Rapids shooters qualify for state
Ryan’s grand-slam home run in 10th lifts Esox
McCollum, Miller bring home medals
Dean Frederick Johnson
Margaret Adelaide Johnson
Mary Rose Favorite
Todd J. Sundet
Marlys R. Erickson
Big River Bread & Breakfast is now open
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
A new era for the Schwarzwald Inn
Basic Business Cents: Memorable quotes by Deming
Dorset hosting Boardwalk Art Festival this Saturday
Storytellers invited to enter new Park Rapids contest
Boardwalk Art Festival in Dorset on Saturday
Kids theatre workshop offered in July
Pat Beaumont's father entertained Wild West show fans
Hiking 4,600 miles across the country
About fishing: Memories are made with the special people we call friends
About fishing: Crappie time is upon us: Pursue everyone’s favorite fish
Communities in action against aquatic invasive species
Be aware of awakening bears
Editorial: Declassify, release secret Sept. 11 pages
Letter: Read and learn more about conservatives
Letter: Dayton busy playing politics
Letter: Profound moment brought smiles
Editorial: Staking claim to title ‘Fireworks Capital of Minnesota’
Recipes: Dad’s Day Menu
Home plate: Kabobs: From turkey, to pork, to pound cake
Home plate: Favorites shared
Home plate: Rhubarb, a versatile veggie
Update: Missing 5-year-old from fatal Bemidji fire found alive
April 13, 2011
Walsh County, N.D., sheriff who fired deputy after election survives recall
Walsh County Sheriff Lauren Wild survived a special recall election Tuesday, winning with 1,758 votes -- or 50.2 percent in the three-man race -- over his main challenger: the veteran deputy he fired after besting him in November's general election. Former Deputy Ron Nord, fired...
April 13, 2011 - 7:43am
December 22, 2010
Hubbard County Sheriff's Office in transition
In the transition to a new Hubbard County law enforcement regime, Frank Homer has essentially become an enigma. But his staff insists things...
December 22, 2010 - 1:00pm
December 8, 2010
Dayton promises to work with all parties
Mark Dayton promises to work with Republicans and Democrats alike now that he is Minnesota's governor-elect. "You were elected on your platforms...
December 8, 2010 - 2:58pm
Emmer concedes governor's race to Dayton
Emmer stood outside his Delano home in a sport coat, without gloves, this morning and said he would not take the election to court, adding that...
December 8, 2010 - 11:23am
Emmer to concede Minnesota governor's race today
Tom Emmer apparently is leaving the Minnesota governor's race at his home, an appropriate ending to a campaign in which he discussed his wife and seven children more than any other topic. Numerous reports indicate that what his campaign calls a "major announcement" this morning will...
December 8, 2010 - 7:11am
December 3, 2010
Emmer admits he lacks recount votes, but presses on
ST. PAUL -- Tom Emmer said today that he is not gaining enough votes in a recount to win the Minnesota governor race, but said he needs more answers before ending his post-elect effort. The Republican state representative from Delano said he expects most ballot challenges his team...
December 3, 2010 - 11:22am
December 2, 2010
Dayton numbers edge up as recount nears end
ST. PAUL -- More than 84 percent of the 2.1 million Minnesota governor race ballots have been counted a second time, with Democrat Mark Dayton maintaining a lead far bigger than any Minnesota recount ever has overturned. Short of a major surprise, Republican Tom Emmer cannot find...
December 2, 2010 - 7:41am
December 1, 2010
As 36 years come to a close, Oberstar packs his office
To the victors go the spoils. And that applies to Congress, too. Veteran U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar has moved into a new office, Room B339, Cubicle...
December 1, 2010 - 8:05am
November 30, 2010
Dayton gains a bit as quiet recount starts
ST. PAUL -- Recount 2010 started quietly Monday, with one exception, as Mark Dayton picked up a mere 24 votes in the Minnesota governor race. Democrat Dayton extended his lead over Republican Tom Emmer to 8,794 votes out of 2.1 million ballots cast. Dayton picked up 20 votes while...
November 30, 2010 - 7:38am
November 29, 2010
Hubbard County recount under way
Hubbard County's gubernatorial recount got under way precisely at 9 a.m.
November 29, 2010 - 9:36am
November 25, 2010
Ballot counters hope Minnesotans learned their lesson
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans remember all too well the days, weeks and months of squabbling over ballots two years ago. There were ballots with stray marks, raising in some minds a question about who those voters actually picked in the 2008 U.S. Senate race. In a classic example, the...
November 25, 2010 - 10:00am
November 24, 2010
Election board in recount balancing act
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota State Canvassing Board ordered a statewide recount in the governor's race Monday while trying to balance campaigns' rights to challenge local election decisions with limiting frivolous challenges. It was no surprise that the board ordered a recount in the...
November 24, 2010 - 7:20am
November 23, 2010
Second-place Emmer loses in Supreme Court
ST. PAUL -- Governor hopeful Tom Emmer lost a Supreme Court ruling Monday as an election board prepares to order 2.1 million ballots Minnesotans cast in the race to be recounted. "Those numbers are not going to change much at all now," said former U.S. Sen. Mark Dayton, who leads...
November 23, 2010 - 7:01am
November 22, 2010
Court sets Emmer ballot hearing
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Supreme Court this afternoon will hear arguments in Tom Emmer's case that claims not all 4,136 precincts' election judges made sure the number of ballots cast in the Nov. 2 election matched the number of people who voted. However, Chief Justice Lorie Gildea's...
November 22, 2010 - 11:14am
November 20, 2010
Recount costs for rural counties irk commmissioners
A pending state recount of votes for Minnesota governor drew the ire of Hubbard County officials Wednesday just as GOP gubernatorial candidate...
November 20, 2010 - 1:00pm