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Search for missing man on Fish Hook Lake continues
Teardrop camper builders comfortable with cozy camping
Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers 41st Annual Show draws over 3,000
Architectural firm discusses building repairs with Menahga School Board
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Panthers edge Aitkin in season debut
Rasmussen, Etter sparked Midway's offense
Fisher defends Club Championship
Schroeder captures Club Championship
Grossinger repeats as triathlon champ
JoAnn Elavsky Whitaker
Delbert G. Smith
Gary L. Bohall
Fern Marie Crocker
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
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
Forestedge Art Fair pleases the eye and palate
Local youth get creative at Youth Music & Art Showcase
2nd Street Stage concludes Aug. 25 with ‘Circle of Heat’
‘Upper Mississippians’ performing at Aug. 25 Noon Hour Concert
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning programming resumes Sept. 6
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Commentary: Slow down and take a deep breath
Letter: Take time to read Menahga school report
Permanent home needed for future Olympics
Editorial: Support exists here for law enforcement
Letter: Data requests are a legal right to know
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Local students spent a week at Camp RYLA
Recipes: Dad’s Day Menu
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