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Police, parents search for missing Red Lake woman
Veteran ice-fishing event aims to remove barriers
Forum discusses immigrant fears
Gun control rally at Minn. Capitol draws unexpected crowd
State settles for $850M in 3M lawsuit
Strong second half sparks Panthers past Wolverines
Panthers dominate Red Lake Falls to open playoffs
Lindsey Vonn wins bronze in her last Olympic downhill
Fosston/Bagley defeats Warriors in section quarterfinal match
Post players propel Tigers to home win
Paul Eugene Seybert
Joyce Wahlenberg (Massa)
Earl Lynn Miller
Lyle Byron Oja
Simon Matthew Schiffler
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Business items now paid content, giving contributors more control
Top 10 reasons to be sweet on Minnesota's Small Businesses
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
Aging workforce highlights workplace safety: Companies need to adapt as more employees stay on the job past 65
Local baker to discuss Victorian recipes for Lifelong Learning
World-traveling musician performing at Park Rapids Library
Smashing Pumpkins to visit SD, Minn. in first tour in 20 years
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning releases spring schedule
Thematic music slated for Feb. 12 band concert
About Fishing: Maximizing fishing time on ice and open water
Weekend Adventures: In search of the best fish photo
Column: Explore the North Country Trail year 'round
Park Rapids teen catches unwieldy walleye
Weekend Adventures: A fishing foray in the county's four trout lakes
LWV offering civic engagement lessons
Commentary: Rep. Steve Green looking to follow historic 2017 session with another big year
Opinion: Key points to remember about consent this Valentine's
Opinion: Parents serve as positive, negative role models for children in athletics
Opinion: You can protect our democracy: Attend your caucus
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
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February 1, 2018
Next week, Minnesota's caucuses expected to be more manageable than 2016
ST. PAUL—Minnesota precinct caucus leaders ran out of ballots as long lines of people waited to get into the political meetings, with drivers...
February 1, 2018 - 1:05pm
November 20, 2017
Minnesota voters supported 82 percent of tax levies
ST. PAUL — Minnesota school districts continued to enjoy strong support from voters, who approved tax levies for operations and capital improvements this year at near-record rates. Voters backed 82 percent — 50 of 61 operating levies — on the Nov. 7 ballot. That's...
November 20, 2017 - 12:54pm
November 10, 2017
Farmers hope tours will 'open eyes' to Minn. governor candidates
RAYMOND, Minn. — After explaining how technology-driven, prescription fertilizer methods make economic and environmental sense because...
November 10, 2017 - 8:25am
January 7, 2017
Commentary: Working for progress and people of Minnesota
In the wake of last year's dramatic and surprising presidential election, there's a lot of uncertainty about what the new year will bring. Given...
January 7, 2017 - 4:47pm
December 4, 2016
Mills drops request for election recount in 8th District race
DULUTH, Minn. — Republican congressional candidate Stewart Mills on Friday changed his mind and withdrew a request for a recount in his...
December 4, 2016 - 11:30am
November 30, 2016
Commentary: Gorgeous legs in the White House
After the Trump election victory, I was patting myself on the back. After all, in my end-of-the-year predictions last December, I told you that whichever candidate carried the state of Ohio would be elected President. Trump not only won Ohio, he won it by 454,983 votes or 8.6 points....
November 30, 2016 - 2:40pm
November 28, 2016
Letter to the Editor: Next chapter
One thing is certain following this election cycle. Conventional strategies and candidates need to get in tune with this rapidly changing world. Trump on the Republican side and Sanders on the Democrat side created excitement that brought millions of people to the polls with a simple...
November 28, 2016 - 8:40am
November 23, 2016
Early voting challenged Hubbard County auditor's office
County Auditor Kay Rave informed the Hubbard County Commissioners at last week's county board meeting that in 2012, during the last Presidential Election, there were 1,483 absentee and mail-in ballots issued. In this 2016 election, Hubbard County saw 2,689 absentee and mail-in ballots....
November 23, 2016 - 10:00am
November 16, 2016
Commentary: Put life in neutral, enjoy the simple things
Sometimes we just need to lay down in the grass, take in the sun and look at the big beautiful sky. Something so simple doesn't cost anything. There's value in lying on your back and picking out cloud figures on sun-filled days like we had Sunday. It's okay to throw life in neutral...
November 16, 2016 - 12:39pm
November 11, 2016
Mayor Mikesh re-elected
Mayor Pat Mikesh was re-elected in Park Rapids after defeating challenger Sam Spaeth. Mikesh received 61.64 percent of the vote (1,030) to Spaeth's 37.94 percent (634). With two seats up for election on the Park Rapids City Council, incumbent Ryan Leckner was elected to his first...
November 11, 2016 - 8:50am
Stacey, Christenson elected to county board
Hubbard County Commissioner District 4 incumbent candidate Daniel Stacey was re-elected by defeating challenger Mark Peterson by what Stacey called "a narrow margin of 80 votes." Stacey won the election with 51.86 percent (988) of the vote and Peterson received 47.66 percent (908)....
November 11, 2016 - 8:48am
Nevis elects a new mayor
Running unopposed, Jarod Senger received 94.05 percent (158) of votes to be elected as the new mayor of Nevis; there were 10 write-ins. Senger will be serving his first two-year term as mayor.
November 11, 2016 - 8:40am
New and old faces join Menahga city council, school board
Menahga City Council Patrick Foss will continue as mayor, winning 369 of the 752 votes cast Tuesday. Opponent Jensine Kurtti received 272 votes. It's a two-year term that expires Jan. 7, 2019. Foss has served as mayor for the past six years. Tim Ellingson and Dennis Komulainen are...
November 11, 2016 - 8:39am
Three elected to Park Rapids School Board
Three candidates running unopposed were elected to the Park Rapids School Board. Incumbents Sherry Safratowich and Gary Gauldin were re-elected, along with Jay Pike who will serve his first term on the board. Safratowich received the most votes with 4,758; Pike was second with 4,562...
November 11, 2016 - 8:38am
November 10, 2016
Utke wins District 2 Senate seat
Park Rapids businessman Paul Utke defeated incumbent Rod Skoe (D-Clearbrook) to win the Minnesota Senate District 2 seat. Utke, the Republican...
November 10, 2016 - 3:14pm