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Storm rips through Itasca State Park
Suspect in custody following gun incident at Park Rapids Burger King
A long week of cleanup ahead for many Hubbard County residents
UPDATE: Power restored to Itasca State Park
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Panthers reach finals
Midway rebounds for split with Staples
Husby misses cut at 113th MGA Amateur
Park Rapids hosts, plays in District 6 American Legion baseball tournament
Nimrod shuts out Esox in Lake & Pine
James Clarence Canada
Irene D. Borden
Nancy Marie Christofferson
Lawrence P. Buck
Karen E. (Pollock) Hinton
Big River Bread & Breakfast is now open
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
A new era for the Schwarzwald Inn
Basic Business Cents: Memorable quotes by Deming
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens next week at Armory Square
New grand piano featured at next Noon Hour Concert
Second Street Stage brings blues, funk band to Park Rapids July 21
Every quilt tells a story
Jazz it up at 2nd Street Stage
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Hiking 4,600 miles across the country
About fishing: Memories are made with the special people we call friends
About fishing: Crappie time is upon us: Pursue everyone’s favorite fish
Editorial: Be alert; it’s election season
Letter: Progressive logic
Toxic Taters calls on RDO to show true support to local children
Letter: Challenge response to previous letter
Commentary: Where our freedom really comes from
Recipes: Dad’s Day Menu
Home plate: Kabobs: From turkey, to pork, to pound cake
Home plate: Favorites shared
Home plate: Rhubarb, a versatile veggie
March 5, 2016
Legislative auditor: Teacher licensing ‘broken’
Minnesota’s teacher-licensing system is confusing, contradictory and ripe for an overhaul, the state legislative auditor said in a report Friday. “Quite frankly, the system is broken,” Legislative Auditor James Nobles told state lawmakers. The findings of his six-month review...
March 5, 2016 - 7:32am
March 2, 2016
Sanders wins ‘very decisive victory’
Bernie Sanders won throughout Minnesota, and did it surprisingly easily. Sanders took Minnesota presidential caucus votes from farm country, the Iron Range and urban areas, and most of the rest of Minnesota. He led Hillary Clinton 60 percent to 40 percent late Tuesday. Democrats...
March 2, 2016 - 8:29am
Rubio’s campaigning pays off in Minnesota
Bombastic businessman Donald Trump called Marco Rubio a “little senator” while addressing the media while Super Tuesday was in full swing. Florida’s junior member of the U.S. Senate responded by turning in a big win in the Minnesota caucus. Rubio was active in the...
March 2, 2016 - 8:28am
October 15, 2015
Ed Schultz to head Super PAC dedicated to middle class issues
- After years of speaking the language of progressives on cable news network MSNBC, Ed Schultz says he's going to give the middle class a boost by harnessing the language of politics -- money. Schultz and like-minded associates have created a super PAC called Americans...
October 15, 2015 - 9:18am
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