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Hubbard County Law Enforcement Incidents
Menahga City Council delays grant application for bike path
County board tables decision on property dispute in Akeley
Teamsters Local 320 threatens Hubbard County with possible labor strike
Headwaters Radio Control (R/C) Flying Club hosting aviation event Aug. 26-27
Northwoods Triathlon binds Engebretson family
Fisher defends Women's Club Championship
Grossinger, Agre defend Northwoods Triathlon titles
Taylor captures first Men's Club Championship
Midway wins Region 14C title, advances to state tournament
Stephen John "Packy" Pachel
Tracy Lee Nordahl-Raidt
Cheryl A. Koch
Basic Business Cents: Learning about your processes
Carters upgrade look of Red Wagon Market
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
'Farewell Milwaukee' wraps up 2nd Street Stage
Enjoy big band music at next Noon Hour Concert
Muhm featured poet for First City Poetry Reads
Australian blues singer at Sounds of Spirit Lake
'4ontheFloor' returns to 2nd Street Stage
Weaver poses questions regarding fishing tournaments
Upcoming North Country Trail hikes planned
Favorite summer crappie fishing patterns
Floating the Crow Wing River
Biologists monitoring wolf movements near Duluth
Administration in a hurry to get building design
'Toolkit' support letters confusing
'Operation Pollinator' is good, but RDO can do more
Letter to Editor: Rep. Green should represent us all
Supporting a free press
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
October 19, 2014
Opinion: Voters ‘oughta’ re-elect Otto
The job of state auditor is to make sure that $20 billion spent annually in Minnesota by 3,300 different local government bodies and taxing entities is done so properly and appropriately. “It’s all about good government, transparency and accountability,” Minnesota State Auditor...
October 19, 2014 - 1:32pm
October 16, 2014
Mills glad he got off the bench and into the 8th District race
By Mike O'Rourke / Brainerd Dispatch BAXTER - Stewart Mills has seen the opposition ads with repeated film clips of him brushing back his hair and can easily joke about them, but he doesn't think they're effective. Friends at the Brainerd Family YMCA tease him and ask why they...
October 16, 2014 - 9:00am
October 15, 2014
Letter: Ask if Hubbard County can afford four more years
To the Voters of Commissioner Districts One and Five, We would like you to consider the following facts before you vote on Nov. 4, 2014 for your Commissioner. Under the leadership and guidance of the incumbents, Commissioner Dist. 1, Kathy Grell and Commissioner Dist. 5, Cal Johannsen,...
October 15, 2014 - 2:37pm
Which millionaire will we support in November?
The Minnesota Democratic Farm Labor party (DFL) is sending information to voters stating congressional candidate Stewart Mills is a multi-millionaire who is offended when the wealthy are accused of not paying their fair share of taxes, implying that Mr. Mills, if elected, would only...
October 15, 2014 - 2:33pm
Tired of tax and spend? Vote for Green
During the last Minnesota Legislative session, taxpayers were saddled with an additional $4 billion in new spending. This total translates into a $1,500 tax to each man, woman and child in the state. These increases were all passed by the Democratic majority. Liberals decided to...
October 15, 2014 - 2:30pm
Capitol Chatter: Has governor’s race turned to Minnesota nasty?
By Don Davis FORUM NEWS SERVICE The heat at Wednesday night’s Minnesota governor candidates’ debate was obvious from the moderator’s chair and across the state. From the best seat in the house, a few feet from Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton and Republican challenger Jeff Johnson,...
October 15, 2014 - 2:16pm
October 12, 2014
Letter: Sobieski is the right choice for rural Minnesota
David Sobieski thinks that government should be used to help people; whereas the incumbent believes the answer to every problem is lower taxes and fewer regulations. David knows the value of a comprehensive transportation plan that improves our roads and bridges so that we can ship...
October 12, 2014 - 10:49am
October 4, 2014
Candidates sound off at first LWV forum
By Anna Erickson firstname.lastname@example.org Candidates for Hubbard County Commissioner Districts 1 and 3 shared their views and goals...
October 4, 2014 - 1:06pm
October 1, 2014
8th Congressional District candidates spar over job growth
By Brady Slater/ Duluth News Tribune In the race for the 8th District heats up in advance of Nov. 4 balloting, it’s beginning to look a lot like a mud fight. Republicans are parsing photographs of incumbent Democrat Rick Nolan handling rifles and condemning...
October 1, 2014 - 9:50am
September 30, 2014
Dayton, Johnson differ on campaigns, issues
By Don Davis Mark Dayton rode to Redwood Falls City Hall in an immaculate black state-owned 2011 Chevrolet Suburban, driven by a state trooper. Joining him on the early-August trip were his press secretary and other state employees for an event celebrating the city’s...
September 30, 2014 - 8:14am
September 27, 2014
League of Women Voters gearing up for election
Voting season is quickly approaching across the nation, and in Hubbard County the League of Women Voters (LWV) Park Rapids unit is looking to...
September 27, 2014 - 10:22am
September 17, 2014
Editorial: Time to get to know the candidates
With less than two months until the general election it’s time to get to know your candidates. A good way to get to know how your candidate stands on certain issues is to attend and ask questions at one of several candidate forums hosted by the League of Women Voters of Park Rapids...
September 17, 2014 - 12:58pm
August 23, 2014
Editorial: It’s uphill for Minnesota GOP in 2014
The establishment Minnesota Republican Party patted itself on the back last week when the endorsed candidate for governor won Tuesday’s primary. The self congratulations were not entirely justified, given the near-record low voter turnout and the fact that something like two-thirds...
August 23, 2014 - 2:40pm
August 20, 2014
Filings for municipal and school elections throughout the region
The filing period for municipal and school district elections closed last week, with a few new candidates throwing their hats in the ring. Those who have filed include: * In Park Rapids, incumbent Pat Mikesh has filed for mayor, along with Pam Hauber. Incumbents Paul Utke and...
August 20, 2014 - 9:41am
August 13, 2014
Smith, Frank to vie for Hubbard County Dist. 3 commission seat
Ed Smith and Floyd Frank will face each other in November for the County Commission Dist. 3 seat being vacated by commissioner Greg Larson. The two were the top vote-getters in a field of five candidates. The votes, still unofficial, are: Michele Mahowald, 10.54 percent Edward...
August 13, 2014 - 3:38pm