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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Zebra mussels found in Lake Sallie, three other Minnesota lakes
PTSD ride helps support service dogs for veterans
Local artisans opening their studios this weekend
Fall colors greet Headwaters 100 riders this Saturday
Lakers shut out Panthers
Panthers finish third at Mid-State tournament
Panthers, Tigers move up in state polls
Panthers take control down stretch to sink Pirates
Greenway rallies to defeat Tigers
Everett Lee Langland
Anton "Tony" Joseph Panek
Donald LeRoy Wilson
Norma Elizabeth Nordstrom
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
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Poet, folk singer offering free songwriting workshop at Nemeth Art Center
Who Will Be the Great American Storyteller?
Free screenings of Pine Point documentary this weekend
America's top female quintet performing Sept. 23
Sculpture tour will add to Art Leap experience
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Editorial: League of Women Voters goal is to make democracy work for all
Letter: Global warming plus global cooling equals climate change
Commentary: Drive slow, use extra caution around school zones
Editorial: Take time to discuss suicide prevention
Commentary: Country faces political divide and opposing worldviews
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
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...
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...
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...
January 12, 2011 - 1:00pm
December 29, 2010
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...
December 29, 2010 - 1:00pm
Jingle Bells $5,000 winner announced; another $1,000 prize given away
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
December 23, 2010
'A servant's heart': Fargo 11-year-old inspires others to donate
Eleven-year-old Winona Welle saved her allowance for six months to buy an e-reader. But then the Fargo girl decided the Salvation Army needed...
December 23, 2010 - 6:39am