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Hubbard County Law Enforcement Incidents
Menahga City Council delays grant application for bike path
County board tables decision on property dispute in Akeley
Teamsters Local 320 threatens Hubbard County with possible labor strike
Headwaters Radio Control (R/C) Flying Club hosting aviation event Aug. 26-27
Northwoods Triathlon binds Engebretson family
Fisher defends Women's Club Championship
Grossinger, Agre defend Northwoods Triathlon titles
Taylor captures first Men's Club Championship
Midway wins Region 14C title, advances to state tournament
Stephen John "Packy" Pachel
Tracy Lee Nordahl-Raidt
Cheryl A. Koch
Basic Business Cents: Learning about your processes
Carters upgrade look of Red Wagon Market
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
'Farewell Milwaukee' wraps up 2nd Street Stage
Enjoy big band music at next Noon Hour Concert
Muhm featured poet for First City Poetry Reads
Australian blues singer at Sounds of Spirit Lake
'4ontheFloor' returns to 2nd Street Stage
Weaver poses questions regarding fishing tournaments
Upcoming North Country Trail hikes planned
Favorite summer crappie fishing patterns
Floating the Crow Wing River
Biologists monitoring wolf movements near Duluth
Administration in a hurry to get building design
'Toolkit' support letters confusing
'Operation Pollinator' is good, but RDO can do more
Letter to Editor: Rep. Green should represent us all
Supporting a free press
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
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