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Dierkhising enjoys final ride on the PRAHS stage
Menahga School Board ponders next steps, seeks public input
Sharing the art of winemaking
Local chef publishes culinary memoir
Something fishy here: Shark jawbone caught in Mississippi River in northern Minnesota
Wolf Pack sweeps season series
Dykhoff sparks W-DC's 3-1 win over Panthers
Four Panthers receive Mid-State golf honors
Panthers draw Prowlers to open section tourney
Panthers conclude regular season with a 20-0 record
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Harold Martin Handel
Helen G. Johnson
Lawrence "Larry" Fick
Melissa Ann Schmid
Basic Business Cents: Change the work environment
Business: Main Street Meats wins grand championship awards
Basic Business Cents: Optimizing inventory
L&M Fleet Supply earns top dealer honor from Cub Cadet
T&M Express completes remodel at Park Rapids location
‘Life is a Highway’ on stage
Nemeth Art Center celebrates 40th anniversary this season
Author Heid Erdrich leading book discussion
Clarinet virtuoso concludes Heartland Concert season
Summer library programs focus on STEAM and Design
Musical tribute to Civilian Conservation Corps coming to Itasca State park
Iowa couple wins guided hike on North Country Trail
Expect to find hungry walleyes this warm opener
Governor Dayton proclaims: Clean. Drain. Dry. Day
About fishing: Readers fire back; respect the resource
Letter to Editor: Teachers are role models in the community
Letter to Editor: Scientists agree on climate change
Commentary: With senior population on the rise Living at Home dedicated to mission
Commentary: Graduation message for the first half of the class
Letter to the editor: Environmental groups often extreme in their agendas
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
May 19, 2017
Minnesota budget talks resume
ST. PAUL—Minnesota legislative leaders and the governor are back in negotiations to finish a $46 billion, two-year budget, but they are...
May 19, 2017 - 6:58pm
May 10, 2017
MN Legislature moves on budget, without governor deal
ST. PAUL—Republicans who control the Minnesota Legislature are moving their budget plan over Democratic claims that their actions are illegal....
May 10, 2017 - 7:03am
May 2, 2017
Real state budget talks start with Minnesota two-step
ST. PAUL — State lawmakers begin the "Minnesota two-step." That is how Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, R-Nisswa, on Thursday, April...
May 2, 2017 - 9:35am
May 1, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Peterson wants to stay in Congress; Nolan still thinking
ST. PAUL — Collin Peterson is running for U.S. House again, but Rick Nolan is waiting to decide whether to make a re-election or governor...
May 1, 2017 - 9:25am
April 21, 2017
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
ST. PAUL—Minnesota communities could not regulate wages, benefits or employee scheduling under legislation that appears headed to Gov. Mark Dayton. Bill sponsor Sen. Jeremy Miller, R-Winona, said that it would not hamper local control, as critics say. "I am all for local control...
April 21, 2017 - 10:43am
April 8, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Who says lawmakers can't agree?
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislators actually can work together. Sure, the media mostly covers things when Democrats and Republicans disagree....
April 8, 2017 - 4:25pm
April 5, 2017
Minnesota state auditor goes after 2 private county audits
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota state auditor says Roseau and Hubbard county financial audits conducted by private accountants need to be done...
April 5, 2017 - 9:27am
April 4, 2017
Private school credits will not count at public schools
ST. PAUL—Public high school students in Minnesota will not likely be allowed to earned credits at private schools as one piece of legislation...
April 4, 2017 - 12:52pm
March 19, 2017
Buffer strips ahead of deadline; Dayton opposes big changes to law
Landowners are making good progress toward complying with Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's signature water-quality law, leaving the governor firmly...
March 19, 2017 - 1:59pm
March 15, 2017
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' doesn't make sense
All this talk about "extreme vetting" is hypocritical relative to the real world. The U.S. already has a comprehensive vetting process that normally takes 18-24 months before an applicant is cleared for entry. Adding "extreme" does nothing but sound tough. It further unjustly denigrates...
March 15, 2017 - 1:11pm
March 8, 2017
College loan aid examined as way to help Greater Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Molly O'Neill loves being back home, even though her home lacks running water. It is just that with $500 monthly college loan payments, she said that she cannot afford plumbing in her Lutsen home in far northeastern Minnesota. "This is a problem that is not going...
March 8, 2017 - 9:46am
Audit: Educators do not understand how to use test results
Many Minnesota educators do not understand how to interpret scores of state and federal mandated tests. An Office of Legislative Auditor report...
March 8, 2017 - 8:36am
February 22, 2017
Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
Minnesota representatives lifted their glasses to Sunday liquor store sales, the first time either chamber of the state Legislature has approved...
February 22, 2017 - 10:37am
February 5, 2017
MN Republican legislators take aim at reshaping state's Public Utilities Commission
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Republicans are taking early aim this legislative session at a little-discussed state commission that has a big say on energy issues. Republicans, who control the House and Senate, have introduced a half-dozen bills that would change the power and makeup of...
February 5, 2017 - 11:05am
January 24, 2017
Dayton collapses, then walks with aid after speech
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton collapsed during his State of the State speech Monday night, Jan. 23, but after a few minutes walked...
January 24, 2017 - 9:12am