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Century students try Nordic skiing
What do federal tax changes mean in Minn.?: Lawmakers decide if taxpayers pay less
Town board recesses on CHS zoning request
Park Rapids Eagles Club dissolves
Itasca ice harvest a chilling experience
About Fishing: Maximizing fishing time on ice and open water
Minnesota's Vonn slips to miss podium in super-G
Behind Minnesota Olympian Jessie Diggins is a proud family with skiing in its blood
Panthers will host RLF in section play-in game
Five area wrestlers listed in state polls
Earl L. Miller
Sharyn M. (Rustad) Lutterman
Gary Lee Baker
Lucille Rae "Lu" Frieler
Jerome H. Hunke
Top 10 reasons to be sweet on Minnesota's Small Businesses
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
Aging workforce highlights workplace safety: Companies need to adapt as more employees stay on the job past 65
Why are gas prices going up?
Local news to get a boost on Facebook, says Mark Zuckerberg
Smashing Pumpkins to visit SD, Minn. in first tour in 20 years
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning releases spring schedule
Thematic music slated for Feb. 12 band concert
Juried Youth Art Exhibit now accepting applications
Library youth writing contest underway
About Fishing: Maximizing fishing time on ice and open water
Weekend Adventures: In search of the best fish photo
Column: Explore the North Country Trail year 'round
Park Rapids teen catches unwieldy walleye
Weekend Adventures: A fishing foray in the county's four trout lakes
Opinion: Key points to remember about consent this Valentine's
Opinion: Parents serve as positive, negative role models for children in athletics
Opinion: You can protect our democracy: Attend your caucus
PRLAAC Column: Art is for everyone
Hubbard County DFL: Make your voice heard at caucus in February
What you need in your winter survival kit
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
July 31, 2014
Publisher to remove book passage that sparked Jesse Ventura lawsuit
The publisher of a book at the center of a successful defamation case brought by former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura against the estate of a former Navy SEAL said on Wednesday it would delete the passage about a bar fight that sparked the suit. HarperCollins, a subsidiary...
July 31, 2014 - 8:16am
July 30, 2014
Jury sides with Ventura in defamation suit against ‘American Sniper’ author
St. Paul Pioneer Press With jurors at an impasse a week into deliberations in Jesse Ventura’s defamation trial, lawyers on both sides agreed to take a gamble: Lower the threshold for a verdict and hope the numbers fell in their favor. For the former Minnesota governor,...
July 30, 2014 - 8:07am
July 18, 2014
Witness testifies he saw Ventura get punched at California bar
St. PAUL -- More former Navy SEALs testified that they saw parts of a confrontation between Jesse Ventura and Chris Kyle at a Coronado, Calif., bar — including the most direct account yet of a punch Kyle claims leveled the former Minnesota governor.
July 18, 2014 - 11:05am
April 16, 2014
Lawsuit targets bars that allegedly served snowmobiler
By Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed against three Hubbard county liquor establishments in the 2012 death of an Albany man who died on his snowmobile on the Heartland Trail. The suit asserts the three establishments served Jason...
April 16, 2014 - 10:50am
January 28, 2014
Helga Township farmer loses in excavation case
A Helga Township farmer has been dealt a blow by a Ninth Judicial Court ruling that states he must stop excavating his land and restore it to the township’s satisfaction. The long-running dispute has placed Doug Crosby against the township’s zoning board for three years....
January 28, 2014 - 3:19pm
January 3, 2014
Polaris accuses rival snowmobile manufacturer Arctic Cat of violating patent
By John Hageman / Grand Forks Herald GRAND FORKS – Two rival manufacturers of outdoor recreation vehicles, both with operations in northwest Minnesota, are in the midst of a patent dispute. Polaris Industries sued Arctic Cat in December, claiming that Arctic Cat’s Wildcat...
January 3, 2014 - 7:42am
November 5, 2013
Conservative lawsuit says online voter registration overstepped the law
November 5, 2013 - 7:14am
August 23, 2013
Bemidji School District sued over alleged abuse by former teacher
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Any chance of punishment or exoneration for John Wangberg, a former longtime Bemidji teacher accused of sexually abusing three 5- and 6-year-old children between 2008 and 2011, ended when he was found dead in his home Jan. 30. But Bemidji School District 31, Wangberg's...
August 23, 2013 - 12:15pm
June 29, 2013
Helga Township responds to Restore House lawsuit
By John Hageman / Bemidji Pioneer Helga Township is asking that a lawsuit filed against it by a Bemidji nonprofit be dismissed. Kenneth Bayliss, a St. Cloud-based attorney, filed a response in Hubbard County District Court on behalf of Helga Township on Wednesday.
June 29, 2013 - 11:04am
May 30, 2013
First lawsuit filed under child victims act - More cases may come against former Bemidji priest
By Justin Glawe / Bemidji Pioneer BEMIDJI — The first lawsuit born of the Minnesota Child Victims Act was filed Wednesday, and the lawyer representing “John Doe 1” in the case said more suits will be filed against James Porter, a priest who worked in Bemidji and admitted...
May 30, 2013 - 3:36pm
May 1, 2013
Teamsters Local 320 sues Wadena County
By Rin Porter / Wadena Pioneer Journal `Teamsters Union Local 320, which represents a substantial portion of Wadena County’s workforce, filed a civil lawsuit against the county on April 26 in Seventh Judicial District Court in Wadena. Court file number 80-CV-13-286 has been...
May 1, 2013 - 8:03am
March 27, 2013
Judge weighs whether to dismiss Huebner suit
By Dave Olson / The Forum - FARGO – An attorney representing a Fargo TV station being sued by former anchorwoman Robin Huebner told a federal...
March 27, 2013 - 7:38am
September 12, 2012
Judge dismisses lawsuit by man who sought cut of Ed Schultz's salary
WASHINGTON, D.C. - A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit claiming talk- show host Ed Schultz owed more than $100,000 to a man who sought to...
September 12, 2012 - 7:27am
July 13, 2011
Moorhead family sues after boy burned in grill explosion; says it should have had safety device
MOORHEAD - The family of a 13-year-old boy badly burned in an explosion last April after he poured gasoline on a lit barbecue grill has filed...
July 13, 2011 - 7:55am
June 22, 2011
Dayton, Swanson oppose senators' suit against court spending power
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's governor and attorney general want a petition filed by four Republican senators claiming the courts have no say in funding state programs during a government shutdown to be tossed out of court. Democrat Gov. Mark Dayton's attorney filed a court document this...
June 22, 2011 - 12:03pm