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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
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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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
September 18, 2013
Sobieski to run in House Dist. 2B
David Sobieski announced his candidacy for Minnesota House District 2B and his intention to seek the DFL endorsement. Sobieski is a resident...
September 18, 2013 - 12:43pm