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Ruby's Pantry to 'pop up' in Laporte
Father, son drown while kayaking on Hart Lake in Hubbard County
County board closing vehicle access to 'disgraceful' gravel pit
10 killed in Texas high school shooting were mostly students; police say suspect confessed
Nevis playground installation is imminent
Home runs lift Snurdbirds past Crookston, Wolf Lake
Kirlin, Jasmer run in Fargo Marathon
BHV, WDC defeat Braves in PRC play
Panthers sitting at .500 after splitting four games
Tigers walk to 13-1 win over Mustangs
Lawrence "Larry" Delbert Dierks
Pamela Jean Evenson
Corwin Arthur Myers
Darlene Mable Shearer
Ronald Kenyon Edwards
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
Online purchase scams are the riskiest type of fraud
Place a Business Announcement
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
Community band's spring concert is May 13
Sculpture entry deadline extended
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
November 18, 2017
Commentary: 'I am tired of being invisible to you all'
There is this magical, made-up time between Columbus Day (or Indigenous People's Day for the enlightened) and Thanksgiving where white Americans...
November 18, 2017 - 9:51am
November 11, 2017
Commentary: Honoring those who serve
Last week, I attended the Change-of-Command Ceremony where we honored Lieutenant General (Brevet) (Retired) Richard Nash for his decades of service and saw him pass the leadership torch to Major General Jon A. Jensen, who was sworn in as the new adjutant general of Minnesota's National...
November 11, 2017 - 1:30pm
Commentary: Honoring our commitment to veterans
On a recent Saturday, I had the opportunity to meet several veterans from northern Minnesota as they arrived in Washington, D.C. on an "Honor Flight." These flights allow the men and women who have served in WW II, Korea and Vietnam to travel to the nation's capital to visit the...
November 11, 2017 - 12:30pm
November 1, 2017
Commentary: Alternate route of new Line 3 has fewer hazards
The public hearings for the new Line 3 pipeline are almost over. We have been to two so far and have some thoughts and reactions.
November 1, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 28, 2017
Commentary: When wolves visit hunters, what does it mean?
It happens almost every time we set up our booth at events across the state. Once we put out the green tablecloth with our logo and the words "International Wolf Center" printed on it, a man in a camouflage hat steps up to talk. He tells us a story of a remarkable moment. There...
October 28, 2017 - 3:00pm
October 25, 2017
Commentary: Hubbard County would benefit from Line 3 project
President Harry S. Truman, in his opening address to Congress Jan. 8, 1977, stated, "The job at hand today is to see to it that America is not ravaged by recurring depressions and long periods of unemployment, but that instead we build an economy so fruitful, so dynamic, so progressive...
October 25, 2017 - 7:24pm
October 23, 2017
Commentary: High renewable fuel standard crucial to help farmers, climate
By now, it's obvious that the farm economic crisis is largely caused by an oversupply of corn and soybeans with not enough demand. Meanwhile, climate change looms large over the U.S., one of the symptoms being destructive hurricanes that damage oil refineries in Texas.
October 23, 2017 - 2:25pm
October 4, 2017
Commentary: Recent AIS infestations are call for action when closing your cabin for the winter
Hubbard County lakeshore owners, anglers and boaters got a wake-up call when zebra mussel larvae were confirmed in Garfield Lake and Eurasian water milfoil found in Bad Axe Lake. Lake Benedict has also been listed as infested with zebra mussels due to its connection to Leech Lake....
October 4, 2017 - 2:17pm
September 27, 2017
Commentary: October is National Bullying Prevention Month
Over the past few years, we at Century Elementary have implemented many supports and programs for students within the school; many have been...
September 27, 2017 - 10:00am
September 23, 2017
August in Minnesota: What I learned across the state
Every August, when Congress takes its annual break from legislating, I get the opportunity to come home for several weeks and really hear what's...
September 23, 2017 - 10:00am
September 6, 2017
COLA Column: DNR AIS advisory committee key stakeholder in AIS prevention
The statewide fight to prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species (AIS) to Minnesota lakes is taking place at many levels. The Minnesota DNR is the leader, but many other organizations are partners. The Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center (MAISRC), county governments,...
September 6, 2017 - 11:13am
Commentary: Move forward on Line 3 pipeline project
Last week, I and more than three dozen legislators signed a letter asking DFL Governor Mark Dayton to tell the Minnesota Department of Commerce and the Public Utilities Commission to move forward with the Enbridge Line 3 Replacement project. The federal government ordered the corroding...
September 6, 2017 - 10:28am
August 19, 2017
'Operation Pollinator' is good, but RDO can do more
"Operation Pollinator Wildflowers in Bloom." There's even something warlike in the name of the program "Operation Pollinator." I know that when we at Toxic Taters first heard about RDO taking on the project in 2015, our first question was "how many pollinators would die in the effort?"...
August 19, 2017 - 10:00am
August 16, 2017
Supporting a free press
In Minnesota, we understand the importance of a free press. It's hard to forget in our state — Minnesotans are among the most engaged citizens...
August 16, 2017 - 10:00am
May 20, 2017
Commentary: With senior population on the rise Living at Home dedicated to mission
It is said it takes a village to raise a child. At Living at Home of the Park Rapids Area, we believe it also takes a village to help our elders maintain independence and dignity as they age. In a recent report, put out by the Minnesota Department of Human Services, statewide our...
May 20, 2017 - 10:00am