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Three fire departments contain blaze between Itasca and Park Rapids
Park Rapids home damaged by fire
Former Hubbard County jailer charged with sexual conduct with inmate
City approves zoning change to allow law office move
Nevis couple convicted of marijuana possession
Park Rapids boys use depth to finish second
Panthers edge EGF, end slide
Improvement is main goal for Panthers
Jerger lifts Panthers by Braves
Errors cost Panthers in loss to Vikings
PATRICK "PAT" KIMBALL
CHARLES M. WILKINS
JANET "JAN" WAGNER
RD Offutt employees clean Straight River roadside ditches
Minnesota grocer Coborn's to add four Wisconsin stores
New GM at Headwaters has big plans
Tuning in to an instrumental career
Quilting facts and ‘fabric’-ation
With a new TV show and memoir almost done, Bea Ojakangas shows no sign of slowing down
Magic Lures and the Banjo Minnow; practice needed
DNR urges state forest and off-highway vehicle trail users to check for temporary closures
Spring burning restrictions take effect this week in much of Minnesota
Commentary: Dayton continues high spending, high taxes
Commentary: Minnesota needs a transportation fix
Editorial: Is your cell phone spying on you?
Commentary: Small towns, taxpayers prioritized in House road and bridge funding proposal
Letter: Protect state’s outdoors
Former Park Rapids resident marks 103
Put a rink on it: West Fargo couple has curling-themed wedding
March 26, 2014
Editorial: Don’t gamble with this addiction
It’s fun to spend a couple bucks on gambling every now and then. Oftentimes, you’re helping a good cause, it’s exciting when you win and it can provide entertainment value. Until you don’t know when to stop. Until it starts to control your life. Until it damages relationships...
opinion / editorials
March 26, 2014 - 1:22pm
July 30, 2012
Tenstrike saloon owner sentenced for pull-tab theft
BEMIDJI - The owner of the Got-R-Dunn Saloon in Tenstrike was sentenced last week for stealing pull-tab proceeds from the Blackduck American Legion Post. Renee Marie Dunn, 56, of Tenstrike, was convicted of gross misdemeanor theft and was sentenced to one year in jail with 355 days...
July 30, 2012 - 7:44am
July 12, 2011
Gambling no sure bet for budget fix
A Minnesota Capitol undercurrent for months has suggested gambling as a way to help solve a budget impasse that now has become the longest government shutdown in state history. "The governor wants more revenue, Republicans want no new taxes," Rep. John Kriesel recently tweeted. "Enter...
July 12, 2011 - 6:34am
May 5, 2011
Pair asks legislators to back Minneapolis casino
A southwestern Minnesota farmer and an eastern Twin Cities Army veteran, two unlikely supporters, are leading a legislative effort to allow a downtown Minneapolis casino. Sen. Doug Magnus, R-Slayton, and Rep. John Kriesel, R-Cottage Grove, said the entire state would benefit from...
May 5, 2011 - 7:19am
February 16, 2011
Racino proposal would add $125 million to revenues
If the Minnesota Legislature approves a racino it could receive $125 million in revenue each year, according to former state Sen. Dick Day. In a pitch to the Park Rapids Rotary last week, he said he is talking to organizations across the state to garner support for a state-operated...
February 16, 2011 - 1:00pm
December 31, 2010
Charitable gambling not a big money maker locally
Traditional milestones such as 25th anniversaries are usually celebrated with silver, gold if you make it 50 years. But with Minnesota's quarter...
December 31, 2010 - 5:30pm
August 18, 2009
Fond du Lac band stops casino payments to Duluth
Millions of dollars the city of Duluth plans to use toward an aggressive street repair program has been put at risk as the Fond du Lac Band of...
August 18, 2009 - 6:35am