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Video store robber ties up clerk, customer in Alexandria
Lake Park mayor enters Alford plea on felony charge
Sebeka police chief cited for DWI retires; part-time officer named interim chief
Investigative Report: Frazee coach suspended for kicking student in groin
Man wearing fake badge charged in St. Paul bar shooting
Browerville ends Tigers' playoff run
Menahga boys follow playoff win over Parkers Prairie with loss to Browerville
Verndale defeats Nevis in regular-season finale
Carlson caps career with a second-place finish at state
Patriots top Panthers in regular-season finale
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Kellie Pickler, Hairball to play at Red River Valley Fair
‘Fargo’ brings crime to Bemidji, eh?
Upcoming events March 9-12
Community Calendar March 10-12
Let’s not lose our heads about AIS
Possible record trout catch could land angler in trouble
USXC racers speed across countryside
DNR eagle camera goes live
DNR says 12 people face 80 charges in Lake of the Woods fishing case
Josh’s Collision open on Highway 34
Northwoods Dental under new ownership
DL liquor sales up by $500,000
Letter: Short-term gain doesn’t trump lands
Letter: ‘Funny things’ about Enbridge
Letter: PTA in need of new leadership to continue
Editorial: Beware of quick credit card fixes
Letter: Contact me about 2014 session
Hubbard County man credits FATHER Project for helping his family succeed
March 27, 2012
Lawmakers want to keep Facebook passwords private
Conservative and liberal Minnesota legislators are combining efforts to stop a business practice they say invades job applicants' privacy. National reports in recent days have told of employers, both private and public, demanding passwords for social Internet sites potential employees...
March 27, 2012 - 3:20pm
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 will run in slightly less friendly territory after a five-judge panel on Monday redrew congressional district lines. For the most part,...
February 22, 2012 - 7:21am
May 25, 2011
Dayton marriage amendment veto will not stop public vote
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed what he called a "mean-spirited, divisive, unMinnesotan" proposed constitutional amendment that would ban gay marriage, but his action will not stop the public from voting on it next year. The symbolic veto this morning drew attention to the most...
May 25, 2011 - 9:52am
May 24, 2011
Minnesota lawmakers adjourn without budget
The smiles seen on Jan. 4, opening day of the 2011 legislative session, became frowns by Monday as Minnesota's 201 lawmakers headed home with no idea when they will wrap up their primary job: writing a two-year budget. The House adjourned at 11:59 p.m. Monday, 16 minutes after the...
May 24, 2011 - 7:19am
May 20, 2011
Prayer riles House as final Friday begins
May 20, 2011 - 10:17am
April 5, 2011
Dayton, health plans agree to profit limit
The Dayton administration and Minnesota's major health-care plans agreed today that profits from state managed-care contracts will be capped at 1 percent of revenue this year. "I applaud UCare, HealthPartners, Medica, and BlueCross BlueShield for their civic responsibility in recognizing...
April 5, 2011 - 10:49am
February 23, 2011
Area art supporters voice concerns over state funding
Josh Wise, a Minnesota Citizens for the Arts representative, expects art funding will be cut this year. But with enough support from state legislators,...
February 23, 2011 - 1:00pm
November 11, 2010
Zellers' early life made him a Republican speaker
ST. PAUL -- A brew of cattails, oil and beer put Kurt Zellers at the doorway to becoming Minnesota House speaker. Cattails: "I would drive around...
November 11, 2010 - 8:42am
March 18, 2010
Perham incinerator facility wins $5 million
An 11th hour call from the governor's office resulted in a pot of gold for Perham - just in time for St. Patrick's Day. "I don't know if it is freshman luck...or the luck of the Irish," laughed State House Rep. Mark Murdock, the freshman Republican legislator from Perham-who happens...
March 18, 2010 - 7:08am
February 11, 2010
Sailer registers campaign committee to run in 2010
Rep. Brita Sailer (DFL-Park Rapids) has registered a campaign committee with the state to run for re-election to the Minnesota Legislature in 2010. In District 2B, Darrell Auginash of Bemidji, a minister and a member of the Red Lake Band of Ojibwe, has also registered to run. He...
February 11, 2010 - 2:40pm
September 26, 2009
DFL Sen. Mary Olson talks with township group about upcoming 2010 session
The 2009 Minnesota Legislative session, difficult by anyone's measure, will seem like a piece of cake compared with 2010. There will be more budget cuts, the outgoing governor just predicted he will leave the state a $7 billion budget shortfall by 2012 and partisan food fights will...
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September 26, 2009 - 1:00pm