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DAC faces significant changes in industry
DAC continues in local retail business while adjusting to industry changes
Redby man stopped in Hubbard County with heroin
Township elections and polling hours
Itasca County missing person alert
Harold Glen Cleland
Gary Allen Mickelson
TruStar to expand Park Rapids branch
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
Take a Walk on the Wild Side
Joint high musical production of "The Addams Family"
'Magic: The Gathering' tournament coming to Park Rapids Area Library
Anne Dunn wins first annual storytelling contest
Poet, folk singer offering free songwriting workshop at Nemeth Art Center
Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Fall crappie tips: From one of the best
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
About Fishing: Fall fishing primer a good chance for trophy fish
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Letter: Time to pray for the USA
Commentary: Family sorry for bomb threat scare
Letter: The one valid choice for president
Letter: Vote for Trump to keep our country safe
Fishing tournaments benefit tennis program
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
February 8, 2012
Three Santorum wins send 'loud and louder' message
Rick Santorum gained momentum in the Republican presidential race Tuesday with a convincing Minnesota precinct caucus victory. The former U...
February 8, 2012 - 7:30am
December 1, 2011
UPDATED: State budget shows a surplus, but comes with warnings
Jaws dropped this morning as Minnesota leaders learned the state budget will be $876 million bigger than earlier thought. But the news came with warnings: -- A $1.3 billion deficit is expected in two years. -- The Minnesota economy could take another turn for the worse if the European...
December 1, 2011 - 10:06am
November 15, 2011
Pants on fire: Health-care grants produce partisan fighting
A health-care spending political battle between Minnesota Senate Republicans and Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton heightened Tuesday when each side basically called the other a liar. Sen.
November 15, 2011 - 3:08pm
February 8, 2011
Minnesota continues to be a leader in wind energy
Minnesota is now No. 4 in the nation in installed wind capacity, according to the quarterly U.S. wind energy rankings published by the American Wind Energy Association in January. Three new, large wind farms that came online late last year pushed Minnesota to No. 4, up from No. 7...
February 8, 2011 - 3:15pm
May 12, 2010
Minnesota Legislature: Deficit is only issue remaining
Minnesota legislators are trying to decide if they can live with a $3 billion budget-balancing solution based on spending cuts and delaying payments to schools. That was the question legislative leaders were asking the state's 201 lawmakers Tuesday night after two meetings with Gov....
May 12, 2010 - 8:00am
June 4, 2009
Lanning considering run for governor
Morrie Lanning was Moorhead's mayor for 22 years and a city councilman for six years before that. The Republican has served as a state representative for the past seven years. During his time in public service, people have urged him to aim even higher. Why not run for governor?...
June 4, 2009 - 6:28am
June 3, 2009
DWI machine's source codes will soon be given to defense attorneys
Attorneys of suspected drunken drivers can breathe easier. The breathalyzer source code impasse is over. Monday, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS) announced it had reached a settlement with the manufacturer of the Intoxilyzer 5000EN, the country's most widely used...
June 3, 2009 - 1:00pm
Minnesota trees found infested with emerald ash borer
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) reported Monday that a multi-agency survey found 59 trees infested with emerald ash borer in and...
June 3, 2009 - 1:00pm
Sailer, legislators discuss limiting governor's power
Limiting a governor's use of unallotment most likely will see debate in 2010, local lawmakers said Tuesday. While Democrats said doing away...
June 3, 2009 - 6:54am
June 2, 2009
Pawlenty says it is time to leave
Gov. Tim Pawlenty will not be around for a third term, but today promised to remain active as the state's chief executive. "This is not a wake,"...
June 2, 2009 - 4:13pm
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty expected to rule out third term
Gov. Tim Pawlenty plans to announce "his future plans" this afternoon, his office announced, with most speculation that he will say there will...
June 2, 2009 - 11:10am
June 1, 2009
Minnesota, feds raise college grants
College students facing rising tuition when they head to campus next fall have at least some good financial news - state and federal governments are increasing grant programs. Up to 9,000 more Minnesota students from low- and middle-income families may receive grants and many of...
June 1, 2009 - 11:41am
May 20, 2009
Oberstar lists local projects as high priority
Two Park Rapids projects are included on Congressman Jim Oberstar's transportation bill High Priority Projects. Park Rapids Main Avenue reconstruction and Park Rapids Safe Routes to School are on Oberstar's list of 49 High Priority Projects. The projects total $112.63 million. As...
May 20, 2009 - 1:00pm
May 15, 2009
Pawlenty ready to cut, says he'll balance budget on own if no compromise
Gov. Tim Pawlenty has started his quest to cut billions of dollars from state government spending if budget negotiations fail in the legislative session's final four days. While saying he remains open to compromise with Democratic-Farmer-Laborite leaders, the Republican governor...
May 15, 2009 - 8:19am
May 14, 2009
Minnesota Legislature passes funding bills without full funding
Minnesota legislators rushed through bills funding a bulk of the state budget Wednesday, but without fully paying. The Democratic-controlled Legislature and Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty have not agreed on how to fund part of the budget, leaving tax and spending questions in the 2009...
May 14, 2009 - 7:59am