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Arbor Day Subscription Celebration
Ojibwe Language Project offering bilingual signage
Park Rapids graduate publishes novel
Daddy-daughter dance is 'a blast'
DNR officers at front lines of Minn. wolf depredation complaints
Nordick selected as new Park Rapids Activities Director
New Nevis track coach inherits talented athletes
Panthers seek another historic softball season
Seniors sparked Nevis boys to another successful season
Park Rapids girls place second at Beaver Relays
Charlotte L. Robbins
Charles Alfred Knutson
Marilyn H. Whitchurch
Charlotte L. Robbins
Dorothy "Dottie" D. Lego-Erickson
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Online purchase scams are the riskiest type of fraud
Citizens National Bank donates to Heartland Homes
PUC approves Line 3 environmental study: Final decision on need, route expected in June
Place a Business Announcement
Sculpture entries sought for Red Bridge Park
Energetic woodwind quintet performing March 15
Historical re-enactor brings 'Prohibition in Minnesota' to library
Metallica announces concert dates in region in September
Local baker to discuss Victorian recipes for Lifelong Learning
About Fishing: To CHIRP or not to CHIRP
North Country Trail Column: Multiple rewards of maintaining a trail
Minnesota deer management plan due out this week
Park Rapids students catch fishing rewards
Return of cold weather doesn't mean ice is safe, DNR says
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Commentary: We should expand MinnesotaCare so anyone can buy in
Commentary: April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Letter to Editor: Kudos to law enforcement
Commentary: Enbridge is pretending fix is in
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
October 29, 2014
Final House debate elicits strong emotions: Candidates answer questions on abortion, Sunday liquor sales
By Zach Zayser BEMIDJI -- Local candidates for Minnesota House of Representatives spots had their third and final debate Tuesday at City Hall. The forum featured the contest between Rep. Roger Erickson, DFL-Baudette, and Republican Dave Hancock in Minnesota House District...
October 29, 2014 - 8:40am
August 13, 2014
Johnson wins four-way GOP governor race
ST. PAUL -- A Republican who grew up in greater Minnesota and now is a Hennepin County commissioner won the governor nomination Tuesday in his party's primary election. Jeff Johnson told supporters after winning that he has a tough race ahead of him because Democratic Gov. Mark...
August 13, 2014 - 3:38pm
June 14, 2014
Legislators pleased with outcomes of 2014 session
By Anna Erickson firstname.lastname@example.org State Sen. Rod Skoe and Rep.
June 14, 2014 - 11:23am
May 31, 2014
Letter: Disappointed in 2014 session
The 2014 Legislative Session is now over. While I’m proud of a few accomplishments, I found the session to be disappointing overall. I’m pleased that we were able to repeal the business-to-business taxes that Democrats enacted in 2013. Specifically, we repealed the sales tax...
May 31, 2014 - 2:29pm
2014 session brought funding to PR, county
By Anna Erickson email@example.com House majority leader Erin Murphy, DFL-St.
May 31, 2014 - 2:03pm
April 10, 2014
Minimum wage set to rise
By Don Davis Forum News Service Minnesota's minimum wage is about to rise. After the House passed 71-60 a higher minimum wage Thursday, it heads to Gov. Mark Dayton, who is expected to sign it into law. "I think this is a great trade off, minimum wage for a better...
April 10, 2014 - 4:50pm
April 5, 2014
Letter: Helping Minnesota’s rural schools
Over the years, there has been a growing disparity between metro and rural schools. Last year, the legislature made changes to education funding throughout the state. A provision that passed in the 2013 Tax Bill increased state aid for districts that have small voter-approved levies...
April 5, 2014 - 12:44pm
March 26, 2014
Resort organization introduces 'common sense' bill
Several members of the Congress of Minnesota Resorts attended their annual Day on the Hill in St. Paul March 18 and 19, lobbying for common sense...
March 26, 2014 - 12:32pm
March 1, 2014
Letter: 2014 session has begun
This past week, I returned to the Capitol in St. Paul to start a new legislative session in the House of Representatives. In our first week alone, we approved $20 million in heating assistance and proposed $500 million in tax cuts for families and businesses across Minnesota. The...
March 1, 2014 - 11:30am
February 28, 2014
Minnesota surplus hits $1.2 billion
February 28, 2014 - 10:50am
February 22, 2014
Letter: Let’s talk about the upcoming session
In a couple weeks, the Legislature will return to the Capitol to begin a new legislative session. Since our budget was passed into law last summer, Minnesota has continued to do well. After significant investments in education and job creation, Minnesota’s economy has been steadily...
February 22, 2014 - 12:07pm
January 14, 2014
Lt. Gov. Prettner Solon won't seek re-election on Dayton ticket
Twenty-five years of public service is enough for Yvonne Prettner Solon, at least for now. Minnesota's lieutenant governor Tuesday announced she will not seek a second term when Gov. Mark Dayton runs his re-election campaign this year. Prettner Solon said that Dayton did not...
January 14, 2014 - 3:30pm
December 7, 2013
Republican state senator Westrom announces bid to unseat Peterson in 7th District
By Kyle Potter / Forum News Service With the 2014 election on the horizon, a Republican candidate has emerged to contest Minnesota Rep. Collin Peterson for his seat in Congress.
December 7, 2013 - 2:49pm
November 27, 2013
Local officials to decide on final levies
The future of state aid that many local Minnesota governments depend on may be at stake in the next few weeks as property taxes appeared to be headed up. By mid-December, city, county and other local officials decide how much property tax they will collect. Those decisions come...
November 27, 2013 - 9:28am
October 26, 2013
State Capital Investment Committee to tour Armory
Members of the Senate Capital Investment Committee will be reviewing capital investment projects next week during a three-day bonding tour running Oct. 29-31. The Senate Committee visit and tour is part of the legislative process for S.F. 117, a bill introduced in the...
October 26, 2013 - 1:39pm