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Higher minimum wage, new laws begin August 1
Park Rapids man charged with terroristic threats following disturbance at Burger King
Swenson named publisher at Detroit Lakes Tribune
Raised in Itasca State Park
CHI St. Joseph’s expands surgical services
Park Rapids, Sebeka eliminated from District 6 Legion tournament
It was a year of near misses for Panthers
Panthers reach finals
Midway rebounds for split with Staples
Husby misses cut at 113th MGA Amateur
Julie Ann Stewart
James Clarence Canada
Avery Jon Mikel
Karen E. (Pollock) Hinton
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Big River Bread & Breakfast is now open
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
A new era for the Schwarzwald Inn
Basic Business Cents: Memorable quotes by Deming
Kids theatre camp builds bridge between two communities
Minneapolis band returns to 2nd Street Stage
Crazy Days brings downtown bargains, entertainment
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens next week at Armory Square
New grand piano featured at next Noon Hour Concert
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
Commentary: Adults playing video games
Letter: Report raises Menahga open enrollment concerns
Editorial: Be alert; it’s election season
Letter: Progressive logic
Toxic Taters calls on RDO to show true support to local children
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
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