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Suspect apprehended in field after Hubbard County K-9 bites him
Cass Lake man gets 60 days for copper theft
Open statement from Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch regarding investigation of his office
UPDATED: Driver transported to hospital following two-vehicle crash in Nevis
Boo! The cops will be out in full force Halloween
'I couldn't just leave her there,' Devils Lake runner tells Ellen DeGeneres
West Fargo coach removed for behavior issues reinstated
Smith wins one match in second trip to state
Depth lifts DL to Mid-State girls swim title
Roseau ousts Panthers from 8AA volleyball tournament
JOHN "JACK" MORGENSON
Heat Up Minnesota, Ike’s Heating, install free furnace
The Beehive: Sending the bees to Kansas for the winter; what a trip!
Lagging, keeping up or leading? A system for enterprise excellence; how to succeed
Scam or not? It’s getting harder to tell, so watch out!
Local poet, artist collaborate to create incantation bowls
'Mad Men' star makes college debt focus of Franken rally in Duluth
Give no-carve pumpkins the artsy, personal touch
Chippewa Forest tree will begin trip to D.C.
Giant muskie comes back for seconds
One whale of a fish story: PR grad goes in search of gar
Florida man shoots 400-pound bear breaking into his house for dog food
Commentary: Menahga School building project misstatements
Letter: Voting yes for the referendum
Letter: Vern Massie’s ads tell the truth
Letter: Goodbye Al Franken, hello Mike McFadden
Letter: Women: Vote for those who support our rights
Toys for Tots to continue
Blessing of the animals
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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