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Area artists paint women killed by domestic violence for Beautiful Life Project
Man sentenced in crash that critically injured PR woman
2 men caught with 136 pounds of marijuana in car in North Dakota
Man dies after falling through ice on Alexandria-area lake, boy hospitalized
Sheriff warns of scam FBI calls
Baumgartner, Dravis win medals
Fritze, Benson advance to state
Panthers eliminate Rams from tournament
Panthers host Rangers as section playoffs start
Browerville boys eliminate Menahga from section play
PERCY D. ANDERSON
IDA MAY BENHAM
Target plans to cut thousands of jobs in Minnesota
Basic Business Cents: Culture eats strategic plans for lunch every time!
Pending approval, new PR bank to be called Northview
Dog food made by Perham company is recalled
Figure skating extravaganza is 26th annual
Park Rapids High School choir performs March 2
Nevis graduate publishes first book
Chili Challenge Wednesday
Osprey platform goes to new heights
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
About Fishing: New wave for information on fishing; technology trumps know-how?
Black bear emergence is coming as hibernation ends
Local resorters meet with legislators: Post Labor Day school opening?
Letter: Thank you for making Cabin Fever a success
Letter: Obama’s remarks to WDAY were dishonest
Letter: Other options to transportation plan
Letter: Mental health jail diversion will save lives, money
Editorial: Social Security numbers are all over the place
June 5, 2013
Editorial: Big money could stymie reform
Does anybody out there remember the great recession of 2008-2009? Millions of people lost their jobs. Millions of people lost their homes. The stock market sunk like a stone. Housing prices collapsed. That great recession. It was caused by subprime mortgages being bought and sold...
opinion / editorials
June 5, 2013 - 11:24am
February 11, 2011
Frazee woman wins $25,000 in scratch-off game
A Frazee resident has won $25,000 by playing a Minnesota Lottery scratch game. Mary Topp claimed the prize on Feb. 2. The winning ticket, a "$100,000 Playcation Cash" scratch game, was purchased at Petro Serve USA in Glyndon.
February 11, 2011 - 9:38am
February 10, 2011
Becker County Taxpayers Assoc. upset with county, asks for investigation
The Becker County Taxpayers Association continues to be unhappy with assessment work done in Becker County. Taxpayer Association President Les Ristinen came before the county board Tuesday with a long litany of complaints -- at least one of which has been investigated through an...
February 10, 2011 - 8:10am
February 9, 2011
COMMON CURRENCY: Cities should create 'place-based attachment'
Last week the city council had a couple of tough calls to make. Each could have gone either way, with good arguments on both sides. But for purposes of marking the grade, I would say they got one right answer and one incomplete. The grade of incomplete is for the decision to postpone...
news / business
February 9, 2011 - 1:00pm
February 7, 2011
DL man wins $20,000 in lottery
Detroit Lakes resident Terry Rethwisch recently won $20,000 from the Minnesota State Lottery by playing the Wild Cherries scratch game. Rethwisch claimed the prize on Jan. 27. The winning ticket was purchased at Central Market in Detroit Lakes. For more information about the Minnesota...
February 7, 2011 - 11:47am
February 2, 2011
North Dakota Senator concerned post office closures could cause ripple effect in rural areas
With the U.S. Postal Service weighing the closure of up to 2,000 post offices nationwide, Democratic Sen. Kent Conrad said he's worried for the future of North Dakota's rural communities. In a meeting Monday with Postmaster General Patrick R.
February 2, 2011 - 7:57am
January 12, 2011
COMMON CURRENCY: County's PILT is not on par with metro counties'
Question: What is an acre of natural resources land worth? Answer: Probably not as much as you think. I have been thinking about this question in an amorphous sort of way over the last several months, as an ongoing thread of articles in the Enterprise has scribed the perennial...
news / business
January 12, 2011 - 1:00pm
December 29, 2010
Jingle Bells $5,000 winner announced; another $1,000 prize given away
news / local
December 29, 2010 - 1:00pm
Northway Insurance of Park Rapids under new ownership
Northway Insurance of Park Rapids is under new ownership and now offers clients financial support in addition to insurance. Northway Insurance...
news / business / local
December 29, 2010 - 1:00pm
Bemidji woman wins $27,000 in lottery
Betty Hausman of Bemidji won $27,000 playing Northstar Cash. The Minnesota State Lottery press release reported that Hausman bought the winning ticket at Erdman's County Market in Kasson, Minn.
December 29, 2010 - 7:25am
Gas prices rise to $3.09 in Park Rapids; nationwide heading to $4 per gallon
The average price of gasoline in the Fargo-Moorhead area is poised to hit $3 a gallon for the first time in more than two years, and observers say it could go higher this spring and summer, potentially putting a damper on travel and the economy. Tuesday's metro average was $2.98...
December 29, 2010 - 7:16am
December 28, 2010
Clearwater County Board meets Tuesday to air sale of hospital, clinic in Bagley
Clearwater County's board of commissioners meets Tuesday to discuss the scheduled completion Friday of the sale of the county's hospital and clinic in Bagley, Minn., to a Grand Forks medical services company. The sale, begun two years ago with a contract for deed with Cocoon Holdings...
December 28, 2010 - 7:36am
Fergus Falls ice arena donors named
Donors to a planned Fergus Falls, Minn., ice arena include Otter Tail Corp., Otter Tail Power Co., two subsidiaries and two city councilmen, according to a list generated by the group raising funds for it. The list, generated by the Fergus Falls Ice Arena Fundraising Committee, was...
December 28, 2010 - 7:21am
December 27, 2010
Fargo Holiday store sells $1 million lottery ticket
A North Dakotan scored big on Saturday night with a Match Five Powerball with Power Play prize worth $1 million. The winning ticket, sold at Holiday Station Store No. 96 at 3040 25th St. S. in Fargo, was claimed today at the lottery office in Bismarck, according to a news release. The...
December 27, 2010 - 1:12pm