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Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
'Fake Blake' Shelton gets star treatment from fans at country star's Fargodome concert
Old water tower scheduled for demolition
Hubbard County law enforcement incidents report
Pokety Creek may be declassified as a trout stream
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
Orrin "Bud" E. Barnum
Everett Lee Langland
Anton "Tony" Joseph Panek
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
Letter: Aluminum can collection trailer to be moved
Editorial: Minnesota struggles just to get grip on mental health problems
Letter: Klabunde supports local interests
Commentary: Breaking home ties
Editorial: League of Women Voters goal is to make democracy work for all
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
September 3, 2012
Political Notebook: Redistricting throws voters into unknown territory
ST. PAUL - Many Minnesota voters don't know where they are. At least, many don't know where they live in terms of political districts after congressional, legislative and many local boundaries were redrawn earlier this year. Fewer than a quarter of Minnesotans stopping in the state...
September 3, 2012 - 9:47am
March 24, 2012
Population shifts prompt county to look at redistricting
A city redistricting plan could prompt the county to do the same, in turn forcing one or two commissioners to run for re-election in an off year. Park...
March 24, 2012 - 9:29am
March 3, 2012
Redistricting of area counties could see Native Americans gaining strength
The court-ordered redistricting plan issued last week could lay the foundation for the election of a Red Lake or Leech Lake band member to the Minnesota Legislature. The Supreme Court, given the redistricting chore after realizing the Legislature and the governor would not agree...
March 3, 2012 - 1:00pm
February 22, 2012
Judges tweak Minnesota congressional districts
Minnesota's best-known U.S. House member will seek re-election in a district where she does not live and its top-ranking federal representative...
February 22, 2012 - 7:21am
February 21, 2012
Redistricting plan unveiled: Hubbard County still in 8th District
New political district maps released today show little U.S. House change, but more in the Minnesota Legislature, where 46 of 201 lawmakers were put in districts with other incumbents. For rural Minnesota, it was no surprise that congressional and legislative districts grew geographically...
February 21, 2012 - 3:36pm
February 20, 2012
Politicians await Tuesday redistricting announcement
The most important day of the 2012 Minnesota legislative session, for some at least, could be Tuesday. That is the day when a state judicial...
February 20, 2012 - 8:22am
January 4, 2012
Judicial panel on road to new congressional maps
How Minnesotans use roads could help determine the shape of new congressional districts. Most major rural Minnesota roads go east and west, one of several similarities that Republicans say should lead to three mostly rural congressional districts that stretch from Wisconsin to the...
January 4, 2012 - 4:19pm
October 6, 2011
Minnesotans tell judges to save communities in redistricting
October 6, 2011 - 6:48am
October 3, 2011
Courts set to begin Minn. redistricting hearings
ST. PAUL -- Five judges on Tuesday begin hearing Minnesotans' opinions about fair congressional and legislative districts, a topic that surfaces every 10 years but is little understood by the public. "Maps should be drawn around people, not politicians," said Mike Dean, executive...
October 3, 2011 - 7:50am
May 19, 2011
Dayton vetoes redistricting maps
Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton today vetoed Republican-written plan to redraw state legislative and federal congressional districts. Earlier, he said that he would not sign any redistricting plan -- or other election-related bills -- without broad bipartisan support. The redistricting...
May 19, 2011 - 1:39pm
May 9, 2011
Minn. GOP proposes massive northern congressional district; Clay, Becker counties would receive different Congress member
ST. PAUL - It appears none of Minnesota's U.S. House members would compete against each other in a Republican-controlled state House's attempt...
May 9, 2011 - 1:55pm
March 8, 2011
Former political leaders call for new redistricting method
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's political old guard says current politicians should not draw new legislative and congressional districts. Those in politics have so much self-interest that they should not do the basic redistricting work required once a decade, five long-time Minnesota political...
March 8, 2011 - 11:36am