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High winds down trees across Hubbard County
UPDATE: Power restored to Itasca State Park
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Courts: Hubbard County felony charges
Park Rapids groups plan Saturday event to promote peace, unity
Park Rapids boys golf team showed improvement
Park Rapids hosts, plays in District 6 American Legion baseball tournament
Nimrod shuts out Esox in Lake & Pine
Wolf Pack defeats Esox
Midway remains undefeated in L&P with wins over Wolf Lake, Huntersville
James Clarence Canada
Karen E. (Pollock) Hinton
Irene D. Borden
Nancy Marie Christofferson
Lawrence P. Buck
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
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
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
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
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