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DAC faces significant changes in industry
DAC continues in local retail business while adjusting to industry changes
Redby man stopped in Hubbard County with heroin
Township elections and polling hours
Itasca County missing person alert
Nevis opens section playoffs at home; Park Rapids, UNC open on road
Panthers tune up for section meet
Henning tops Menahga in conference finale
Six Section 8A runners listed in state poll
Palmer, Lillquist power Sebeka past Tigers
James B Wallace
Harold Glen Cleland
TruStar to expand Park Rapids branch
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
Basic Business Cents: Image Management
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Take a Walk on the Wild Side
Joint high musical production of "The Addams Family"
'Magic: The Gathering' tournament coming to Park Rapids Area Library
Anne Dunn wins first annual storytelling contest
Poet, folk singer offering free songwriting workshop at Nemeth Art Center
Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Fall crappie tips: From one of the best
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
About Fishing: Fall fishing primer a good chance for trophy fish
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Letter: Time to pray for the USA
Commentary: Family sorry for bomb threat scare
Letter: The one valid choice for president
Letter: Vote for Trump to keep our country safe
Fishing tournaments benefit tennis program
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
April 4, 2013
DNR forestry budget gets attention of timber industry
BEMIDJI, Minn. — The timber industry is taking an interest in how much the state Legislature appropriates to forest management. Although the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has been operating with about 100 fewer foresters than it had just a few years ago, the department...
April 4, 2013 - 8:41am
April 3, 2013
Budget, AIS on agenda for session
By Anna Erickson email@example.com State Rep. Steve Green is reflecting on the first part of the 2013 legislative session and looking forward to the next couple months. During an interview last week in Park Rapids, first-time Dist. 2B representative Green, said he...
April 3, 2013 - 12:13pm
March 13, 2013
Legislative committee deadlines approach
In odd numbered years, the Minnesota Legislature focuses mostly on setting the next biennium’s budget. The February Forecast showed us facing a $627 million deficit. Budget bills are not the only legislation being considered. Policy proposals are being heard, debated and moved...
March 13, 2013 - 10:42am
March 12, 2013
Judge says Minnesota sex offender program violates Constitution
ST. PAUL – Many Minnesotans may be perfectly happy to see sex offenders tossed behind bars, with jailers throwing away the keys. However, a...
March 12, 2013 - 7:57am
March 8, 2013
GOP: Gay marriage should not be a priority
Don Davis / MN CAPITOL BUREAU - ST. PAUL – Republicans call gay marriage a distraction from important duties legislators face, such as passing...
March 8, 2013 - 9:43am
March 5, 2013
Armory arts center bonding bill gets Senate hearing
BY don davis FORUM NEWS SERVICE Several Park Rapids supporters asked a legislative committee for $4 million from the state to rehabilitate a...
March 5, 2013 - 12:00am
March 2, 2013
Armory supporters head to Legislature to lobby for bill
A Senate committee hearing for the Upper Mississippi Center for the Arts has been scheduled for noon this Monday, March 4. The hearing will be in Room 107 at the Minnesota State Capitol. This is one of two bills that have been introduced at the state level for the Upper Mississippi...
March 2, 2013 - 1:00pm
February 28, 2013
State deficit at $627 million, lower than expected
Minnesota's projected budget deficit for the next two years is lower than expected at $627 million, the Minnesota Management and Budget reported this morning. Legislators and Gov. Mark Dayton will use this information to set the state's budget over the next three months. Lawmakers...
February 28, 2013 - 9:47am
Legislative finance committee hearing set for Upper Mississippi Center for the Arts
The Minnesota Senate Finance Committee hearing for the Upper Mississippi Center for the Arts has been scheduled for noon Monday, March 4. The hearing will be in Room 107 at the Minnesota State Capitol. The Hubbard County Regional Economic Development Commission would like to organize...
February 28, 2013 - 9:08am
February 27, 2013
Rep. Steve Green talks proposed gun legislation
Guns and taxes seemed to be the overriding issues at a town hall forum Saturday staged by Rep. Steve Green (R-Fosston). The event in Park Rapids...
February 27, 2013 - 1:00pm
Bill introduced to give angel investors tax credits in Minnesota
On Monday Representative Ron Kresha, R-Little Falls, officially introduced HF933, a bill with wide bipartisan support and a number of DFL co-sponsors that would promote existing tax credits to businesses in Greater Minnesota. "Far too few small businesses in Greater Minnesota...
February 27, 2013 - 11:01am
February 26, 2013
Sunday liquor sales stalled in Minnesota
ST. PAUL - Minnesotans must loudly demand that lawmakers approve Sunday alcohol sales if the proposal has a chance to pass, its Senate sponsor says. Sen.
February 26, 2013 - 7:44am
February 20, 2013
Legislators talk budget, AIS at local town hall
State Sen. Rod Skoe and Rep. Roger Erickson talked about the budget, Aquatic Invasive Species and other issues with constituents Saturday afternoon...
February 20, 2013 - 1:00pm
Minnesota sand mining legislative testimony fractured
February 20, 2013 - 8:01am
February 16, 2013
Green schedules town hall meetings
State Rep. Steve Green, R-Fosston, will be holding two town hall meetings in the upcoming weeks. Saturday, Feb. 23 at 10 a.m. he will be at...
February 16, 2013 - 1:00pm