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Group hopes to save Laporte music program
Heartland Homes celebrates 40 years of service
Deputies, firefighters train for ice rescues
First graders delve into Earth Day
House tax bill is 'Ain't My Fault' effort
Braves open season with three road losses
Panthers dominate at plate, on mound in debuts
Shepersky leads Hurricanes to national title
Braves looking for versatility to offset lack of experience
Tigers look to contend for conference crown
John Mitchel Kyllonen
Charles Alfred Knutson
Marilyn H. Whitchurch
Charlotte L. Robbins
Charlotte L. Robbins
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
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
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
Gardening 101: Reading a seed packet
If it's predictable, it's preventable: Wildfire Prevention Week
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
Commentary: Join one of ACTION Park Rapids' many 90-day plans
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
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
November 7, 2012
Happy days for Minnesota Democrats
ST. PAUL -- Forgive Minnesota Democrats if they wear broad smiles today. Democratic-Farmer-Laborites won all the big prizes in Tuesday's election. Witness: -- Both houses of the Legislature will be in DFL control for the first time in two-and-a-half decades. -- Democratic President...
November 7, 2012 - 10:17am
Nevis School referendum passes; Voters approve first of two questions
Nevis School District voters approved one of two questions asking for approval for upgrades to the school. The first question was approved with 773 yes votes and 754 no votes.
November 7, 2012 - 9:05am
Minnesota defeats marriage amendment
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans became the first state to reject a constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage. Since a state law remains on the books, the vote does not automatically allow same-sex weddings. However, with a newly elected Democratic-Farmer-Laborite Legislature and governor,...
November 7, 2012 - 6:54am
Cravaack upset; both amendments fail
Chip Cravaack gained national attention two years ago when he upset long-time U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar, but early Wednesday he lost to a congressman who served three decades ago. Democrat Rick Nolan upset Cravaack in a razor-thin win. Meanwhile, Democratic U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar...
November 7, 2012 - 6:16am
November 3, 2012
Dist. 4 candidates both service-minded
The candidates for Hubbard County's Dist. 4 board seat split a large cookie and sat down to talk about the issues in Laporte Tuesday night. Longtime...
November 3, 2012 - 1:00pm
November 2, 2012
Marriage amendment divisions run deep
November 2, 2012 - 7:16am
October 31, 2012
Menahga School Board candidates face off at debate
Menahga School Board candidates each said they are running to make sure students have the best education possible. The League of Women Voters...
October 31, 2012 - 1:00pm
October 30, 2012
Former President Bill Clinton and U.S. Senate candidate Heidi Heitkamp
FARGO - The signs and the chants said "Heidi." But the rock star atmosphere in the Fargo Civic Center most definitely said "Bill Clinton." The...
October 30, 2012 - 7:30am
October 27, 2012
Rep. Peterson recording prompts apology from Concordia
MOORHEAD - Concordia College President William Craft has told Congressman Collin Peterson, D-Minn., he regrets the way a recent conversation...
October 27, 2012 - 10:48am
October 20, 2012
Dist. 2 county board candidates give voters tough choice
The next commissioner from Hubbard County's District 2 will be an energetic, enthusiastic family man with a wry sense of humor who will do what...
October 20, 2012 - 1:00pm
October 10, 2012
Voter Outreach effort stresses importance of casting ballots to local students
Claire Wilson, director of Voter Outreach for the Minnesota Secretary of State's Office, conducted two voter information workshops in Park Rapids...
October 10, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 15, 2012
Voter ID law could cost Hubbard County
Minnesota's proposed Voter ID law, which recent polls suggest could pass handily, will have unintended consequences and unanticipated costs for...
September 15, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 10, 2012
COLA hosting 2 candidate forums in Becker County
Aquatic invasive species, shoreland development, flooding, water contamination from pesticides, herbicides and other chemicals. The list goes on. Keeping our lakes and rivers clean and healthy for the use of future generations has never been a more challenging task than it is right...
September 10, 2012 - 7:48am
September 3, 2012
Political Notebook: Redistricting throws voters into unknown territory
ST. PAUL - Many Minnesota voters don't know where they are. At least, many don't know where they live in terms of political districts after congressional, legislative and many local boundaries were redrawn earlier this year. Fewer than a quarter of Minnesotans stopping in the state...
September 3, 2012 - 9:47am
August 23, 2012
Embattled Duluth lawmaker says he's dropping out of race
DULUTH, Minn. - After starting Wednesday by announcing that he would seek re-election, embattled Duluth Rep. Kerry Gauthier ended the day by...
August 23, 2012 - 7:43am