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Candidate filing period opens
Track and field day: Century students run in the sun
Operation Round Up awards $45,000 to local programs
Tax ruling on Enbridge has counties concerned
Akeley off-sale exception bill passes
Panthers rated in state softball, baseball polls
Golfers tune up for subsection tournament at Blueberry Pines
Tigers defeat Braves to end regular season
Panthers open playoffs with comfortable win
Kruchowski, Bagstad pitch Panthers past Patriots
Corwin Arthur Myers
Pamela Jean Evenson
Lawrence "Larry" Delbert Dierks
Darlene Mable Shearer
Tawny Dog Park opens in Park Rapids
Despite late start, farmers optimistic about getting crops in for the season
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Place a Business Announcement
Acts set for Minnesota State Fair’s biggest free stage
Menahga artist wins award at Youth Art Exhibit
Three Park Rapids students win awards at national PTA contest
Nemeth Art Center launches new art, live music events
Movie Review: Third 'Avengers' is a stunningly well-made feature
Whopping walleye catch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Bird Wise: Catch a wave and you're sitting on top of the world
North Country Trail Column: Adopt a hiking trail on National Trails Day
Conservation officers' weekly report
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
Letter to Editor: Looking for Osage descendants
Letter to Editor: Animals need better legal safeguards
Letter to Editor: Lizakowski's rebuttal to allegations
Commentary: Oil, water and the judges
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
May 13, 2013
Tears of a different sort flow after historic gay marriage vote
Gay Minnesotans and their supporters rallied with tears of sadness rolling down their faces two years ago. Today, their faces are covered with...
May 13, 2013 - 4:40pm
May 9, 2013
Minnesota House approves same-sex marriage
Minnesota is a vote and a signature away from becoming the 12th state to allow gay marriage. The House voted 75-59 today to eliminate an...
May 9, 2013 - 4:14pm
April 17, 2013
Letter: Education budget promotes new property tax relief
The Education Budget Division rolled out its omnibus finance bill this week showing a commitment to major education investments that Minnesotans have asked for, such as all-day kindergarten and property tax relief. The E-12 omnibus bill fits perfectly into the themes of the 2013...
April 17, 2013 - 1:31pm
Letter: Don’t be fooled by the Hospitality Tax
First off I’d like to express my empathy for the City of Bemidji property taxpayers, especially the ones who took the opportunity to vote against the sales tax extension to slowly pay off the Events Center. I’m sure most of you remember your City Council and City Manager (City)...
April 17, 2013 - 1:27pm
House plan ups alcohol, cigarette, some income taxes
By Danielle Killey FORUM NEWS SERVICE
April 17, 2013 - 1:14pm
April 15, 2013
Bill would require Minnesota pet breeders to be licensed
By: Sasha Aslanian, Minnesota Public Radio After six failed attempts, a bill that would require dog and cat breeders in Minnesota to obtain licenses could begin to move through the Legislature this year, thanks to the efforts of animal welfare advocates who contend it is far too easy...
April 15, 2013 - 8:44am
April 10, 2013
Local water, bridge projects on bonding list
By Don Davis and anna erickson email@example.com
April 10, 2013 - 9:36am
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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