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Parade, fireworks to highlight 4th of July celebration
Lady's Slipper in bloom
Park Rapids School Board approves preliminary budget for fiscal year 2017-18
Park Rapids Lakes Area Chamber would like your input
Park Rapids woman accused of burglarizing area homes to steal pills
Headwaters hosts Drive, Chip, Putt competition
Panthers improve on the court
Clay Dusters place 12th at state
Vaudrin competes in javelin, sprints for Dragons
Pre-registration open for Firecracker 5K race
Leland E. "Lee" Hillberg
Paul Albert Grams
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Dale E. Warble
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
Saxophonist steps into Noon Hour Concert spotlight
Sounds of Spirit Lake series opens with Park Rapids Community Band
Alternative country and blues band headlines 2nd Street Stage
USO-style show to salute area veterans
Nemeth Art Center symposium explores colonialism
Best and busy summer weeks ahead In the Park Rapids area
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Kittilson passionate about maintaining natural shorelines
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
Editorial: MNsure: 'We're still here'
Letter to the editor: Advice from a political junky
Commentary: Can a woman do anything a man can do?
Letter to the editor: The Enbridge numbers game
Letter to the editor: Thank you to the Greenwood Cemetery crew
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Letter to the editor: Advice from a political junky
This election and the ensuing train wreck has had a numbing effect on our nation and the world. At 82 years old and a political junky since the start of World War Two, there has never been a period so devoid of optimism for the future. This, despite the fact we have entered the most...
7 hours 38 min ago
June 7, 2017
Letter to the editor: Trump move sidelines America
Donald Trump, petulantly whining about "fairness," pulled the United States out of the Paris Climate Agreement last week. Trump quit the game, walking off the field, and in the process abdicated leadership both at home and across the world in the movement to transition the world to...
June 7, 2017 - 3:44pm
May 31, 2017
Commentary: Historic tax and transportation bills highlight 2017 legislative achievements
On Friday morning, the Minnesota House of Representatives and Senate concluded the special session, passing the final bills that comprise the 2018-2019 biennium budget. In all, the legislature passed seven bills during special session: Taxes, Transportation, State Government, Health...
May 31, 2017 - 1:16pm
Letter to the editor: Europeans don't trust the American government
Raylene and I have been travelling in Europe for the past 4 weeks. The trip has been marvelous beyond description and has shown us how far ahead the Europeans are in many things. Things such as alternative energy, alternative transportation systems, human rights, health care, acceptance...
May 31, 2017 - 1:15pm
May 25, 2017
Guest editorial: The budget and the damage done
When Minnesotans voted for the Legacy Amendment, we agreed to increase our own taxes to help ensure funding for the state's environmental and cultural legacy needs. At the time, I bet few of us likely thought those new taxes would eventually be used as a tool to patch our highways,...
May 25, 2017 - 10:01am
May 6, 2017
Pawlenty returns to the spotlight
EAGAN, Minn. — Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty returned to the public spotlight Friday to warn Minnesotans to prepare for the profound changes...
May 6, 2017 - 7:15am
April 5, 2017
Commentary: Legislative funding not keeping up with library use
Does a public library play a vital role in Becker and Hubbard Counties? Stop in on any given day and you'll see infants and their new mothers using language and rhythm to help in brain development or a box of books being delivered by a volunteer to residents of a retirement home....
April 5, 2017 - 10:54am
February 22, 2017
Constituents flock to town hall meeting
More than 70 constituents jammed into the Northwoods Bank community room Saturday to voice their concerns to their Minnesota legislators. They...
February 22, 2017 - 1:38pm
Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
Minnesota representatives lifted their glasses to Sunday liquor store sales, the first time either chamber of the state Legislature has approved...
February 22, 2017 - 10:37am
February 15, 2017
Letter: United we stand; divided we fall
For over 60 years, since the Truman Administration, this writer has been a student of American political affairs. This period has included wars, civil rights protests throughout America, the 1968 Democrat Party Convention in Chicago which was seriously marred by violence in the streets,...
February 15, 2017 - 11:30am
February 5, 2017
Letter: Government management of 'rights' does not make 'America great'
In his Feb. 1, 2017 letter, "Back to the Future," Mr. Purrier in his fifth paragraph makes the premise of his argument that "since the basic necessities for life are food, shelter and health care" that "the words (from the Declaration of Independence) 'inalienable rights and life'...
February 5, 2017 - 11:31am
January 18, 2017
Letter: Obama tried bipartisan approach
It always takes me awhile to digest what Jerry Grudem writes about. First, the Affordable Care Act origin was based on a 1993 Heritage Think Tank alternative proposed by Republicans in opposition to Hillary Clinton's attempt at health care reform based on the already successful Medicare...
January 18, 2017 - 12:16pm
January 12, 2017
Letter: Hope of unifying the country disappeared
With the election over and a chance to view the future based on cabinet choices and the Republican majority agenda ready to launch, any hope of unifying the country in pursuit of the general welfare has disappeared. With exception of the Secretary of Defense, every cabinet post has...
January 12, 2017 - 1:13pm
January 7, 2017
Commentary: Working for progress and people of Minnesota
In the wake of last year's dramatic and surprising presidential election, there's a lot of uncertainty about what the new year will bring. Given...
January 7, 2017 - 4:47pm
November 6, 2016
In campaign's final days, Trump plans Minnesota stop Sunday
ST. PAUL—Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, who has indicated in recent days that he thinks Minnesota is his to win, will make...
November 6, 2016 - 1:40am