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Minnesota State universities' tuition rising 3.9%, colleges 1%
River Art Community is newest art endeavor
Bandits steal the show at annual Amazing Chase
City council approves Crystal Brook lift station
Park Rapids area injury accidents reported
Clay Dusters prove to be top guns
Carlson places in two events at NSIC Championships
Area runners compete in Grandma's Marathon races
Midway stays undefeated in league play
Relatively speaking, trout angler makes himself at home in the walleye world
Paul Albert Grams
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Dale E. Warble
James Merril Steinke
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
Nickelodeon star Jimmy Neutron to appear in Park Rapids
Basic Business Cents: Design systems to avoid mistakes
USO-style show to salute area veterans
Nemeth Art Center symposium explores colonialism
'Circle of Heat' rocking next 2nd Street Stage
Professional African drum and dance show on June 21
Boyd Sharp teaching abstract art workshop for kids
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Kittilson passionate about maintaining natural shorelines
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
Musical tribute to Civilian Conservation Corps coming to Itasca State park
Letter to the editor: Tails on the Trail support appreciated
Guest Editorial: Health care debate affects all of us
Commentary: Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Port: Who's the source of a hateful political climate?
Commentary: The new fellowship
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
September 25, 2015
Former GOP candidate Mills outlines likely 2016 campaign
though Stewart Mills is still in the exploratory phase of the 2016 race, the former 8th Congressional District GOP candidate said Thursday he is "99 percent certain" he'll assemble a campaign to challenge incumbent Democrat Rick Nolan again. "Nothing's definite 'til it's definite,"...
September 25, 2015 - 7:45am
March 15, 2015
Letter: Collin Peterson is not one of us
The 7th Congressional District is the most conservative district in the state of Minnesota. Yet, for the past 24 years the Democrat Collin Peterson has held office here. How do we explain that? Peterson has held firm on two issues, the right to life and gun rights, which has inoculated...
March 15, 2015 - 10:50am
February 25, 2015
Letter: The party of no
We read with dismay the account of the Hubbard County Republican Convention. But as a U.S. Congress watchers, where the GOP dominated House has voted to repeal parts of the Affordable Care Act over 50 times, and done little else but threaten to shut down the government, this report...
February 25, 2015 - 12:25pm
January 10, 2015
State Senate DFL, House GOP show contrasting priorities
By Don Davis / Forum Capitol Reporter By dON dAVIS FORUM NEWS SERVICE One theme prevails in lists of priorities released Thursday by Democrats who control the Minnesota Senate and Republicans who run the House: greater Minnesota. The two sides differ on how to help those outside...
January 10, 2015 - 1:13pm
December 24, 2014
Minnesota, North Dakota theaters to open 'The Interview' on Christmas Day
-- "The Interview" is coming to Fargo and several theaters in Minnesota. After a tumultuous week of canceled showings, FBI warnings and White House briefings, Sony Pictures' "The Interview" will be released on Christmas Day. In Minnesota, at least four theaters are planning...
December 24, 2014 - 9:35am
December 10, 2014
Letter: Rep. Green prepares for next session
I’m pleased to announce that I will be serving as the Vice Chair of the House Greater Minnesota Economic & Workforce Development Policy Committee for the 2015 and 2016 legislative sessions. Greater Minnesota turns out the best work force in the country. Unfortunately, many...
December 10, 2014 - 4:01pm
December 8, 2014
Michele Bachmann has no plans for a quiet retirement
By Brent Neely/ MPR Washington – At a rally in front of the Capitol last week, U.S. Rep. Michelle Bachman returned to a style that, four years ago, made her a darling of the tea party movement. In a flashback to the time she almost weekly rallies against the Affordable...
December 8, 2014 - 8:35am
November 1, 2014
Green holding the line on tax & spend
By Nathan Bowe Forum News Service Minnesota Rep. Steve Green isn’t making any promises. Green, a Republican from Fosston who was first...
November 1, 2014 - 2:34pm
Sobieski: Green’s ‘no’ votes hurtful
By Nathan Bowe Forum News Service David Sobieski says he is a moderate Democrat in the Collin Peterson mode, a pragmatic, common-sense, pro-life,...
November 1, 2014 - 2:32pm
October 16, 2014
Franken disputes characterization as do-nothing senator
By Doug Belden / St. Paul Pioneer Press St. PAUL – U.S. Sen. Al Franken’s Republican opponent says that in five years in the U.S. Senate,...
October 16, 2014 - 8:24am
October 15, 2014
Capitol Chatter: Has governor’s race turned to Minnesota nasty?
By Don Davis FORUM NEWS SERVICE The heat at Wednesday night’s Minnesota governor candidates’ debate was obvious from the moderator’s chair and across the state. From the best seat in the house, a few feet from Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton and Republican challenger Jeff Johnson,...
October 15, 2014 - 2:16pm
July 28, 2014
Budget deal leadership centerpiece of Zellers' gubernatorial campaign`
When people ask Kurt Zellers, a Republican candidate for governor, why they should vote for him, he offers this pat answer: “I balanced the budget without a tax increase.” That’s an exaggeration. No single state representative can, all by himself, dictate the tax and spending...
July 28, 2014 - 8:27am
July 19, 2014
Letter: Substance more important than grammar
Mr. Tom Jones of Eugene, Ore., obviously missed the point of my letter which was in criticism of President Obama. It was not an issue of grammar. I’ve been a freelance writer for over half a century and I am sure hundreds of articles and short stories I have had published, I’ve...
July 19, 2014 - 12:21pm
June 2, 2014
State convention: Minnesota Republicans go with McFadden for Senate
ROCHESTER — The Republican U.S. Senate endorsement came down to money vs. party tradition. Mike McFadden, the moneyed candidate, won. Candidate Chris Dahlberg had about $40,000 in his campaign bank account and led through the first eight state convention ballots....
June 2, 2014 - 8:23am