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Hubbard Co. 4-H seeing a resurgence
City dedicates downtown Pioneer Park
Driving vets ‘an honor and privilege’
Downtown hosts crazy events
Menahga School considers building improvements, referendum
Panthers missed out on main goals
Audubon Society says new Vikings Stadium will threaten migrating birds
Hard work keyed Panthers’ success
Record numbers footrace on the 4th
Panthers live up to high expectations
JACK W. SKAAR
CAROL LEAH ANDERSON
DOROTHY (NELSON) MELBY
JAMES "JIM" NELSON
GABRIELLA "GAYE" MAERTENS
A Better Connection relocates, hires more staff
Basic Business Cents: Improve your decison-making process
Chicken dinner Friday at the Park Rapids Legion
Downtown Nevis MN
In beautiful Lake George
Minnesota scales back deer hunt
Deer changes for 2014 hunting season will be conservative
New CO starts in Park Rapids
Reader question: HP kicker motor or not
Editorial" How much do you know about transportation?
Letter: Enbridge is still not the enemy
Department of Commerce role in pipeline route questioned
Letter: Enbridge values landowner relationships
Letter: Comments by corporate officials should state their identity
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