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Lost hunter built fire, drank bog water to survive 3 days before rescuers pulled him from Minn. forest
NOAA says warmer start to winter, but La Nina could bring cold, snow later
Sanders and Klobuchar book CNN debate with Cassidy and Graham
For the first time, the Marine Corps expects to have a female infantry officer among its ranks
Charge: 'Super-drunk' boyfriend ran from crash that killed St. Thomas student
Sam Bradford's knee 'better,' but Vikings offer no clues about status for Sunday
Clark, Floyd lead Warriors past W-DC
Blocked punts spark EGF's 32-14 win over Panthers
Panthers remain perfect with victory over Lakers
Tigers earn sweet win at Waubun
Robert John Ramstorf
Ardis G. Christen
Gerald L. "Jerry" Willet
Hazel Nanny Schleicher
Eva Della Fritz
Charitable giving by Citizens National Bank
Park Rapids Lions contribute to local, national, international needs
Park Theater receives local gift
Basic Business Cents: Managership vs. Leadership
Krautkremers purchase Beds Plus
'Stately Spirits': Learn about Minnesota's haunted places
Tour artist studios this weekend during Art Leap
Two local programs examine '21st Century Propaganda'
Music in the park planned Sept. 23
Annie Humphrey performing in Park Rapids Sept. 29
Think pink: Father welcomes hunting season with daughters, son
Public input sought on fishing regulations at Itasca State Park
Reflections of a season to come: Fall
Weaver poses questions regarding fishing tournaments
Upcoming North Country Trail hikes planned
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Letter to Editor: Enterprise keeps readers well-informed
Mystery plant has edible berries
Letter to Editor: Sen. Franken's stance indicates Christians need not apply
Letter to Editor: Osage shooting range permit again denied
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
August 21, 2013
Editorial: Some new taxes should go away
The DFL majority erred in passing several new taxes during the last session, and should take the opportunity provided by a special session to fix its mistakes. We agree with the more than 350 businesses and associations from across the state that have asked Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative...
August 21, 2013 - 1:06pm
Lower property taxes? There are no guarantees
By Don Davis and Anna Erickson email@example.com The Dayton administration predicts Minnesotans’ property tax bills will fall next year. Maybe so, maybe not. Local government officials are considering what to do with property taxes, including looking at whether...
August 21, 2013 - 12:41pm
Thief River Falls man faces felony charges in extortion and tax cases
A Thief River Falls man faces felony charges of allegedly trying to use a crude threat to extort $500,000 from a former neighbor as well as an investigation of his handling of his parents’ money. Gerald Sunsdahl, 52, was charged June 7 with threatening to kill a...
August 21, 2013 - 8:34am
July 17, 2013
Wheelage tax passes in Beltrami County
If you're an average car owner, come Jan. 1 you'll owe Beltrami County an additional $10 when registering your vehicle. In a 3-1 decision Tuesday night, the Beltrami County Board of Commissioners passed a wheelage tax, requiring auto owners to pay $10 annually for their vehicles....
July 17, 2013 - 7:48am
July 10, 2013
Minnesota government notebook: Conservative group ads to attack higher taxes
By Don Davis /Forum News Service ST. PAUL -- A conservative group plans an advertising campaign to remind Minnesotans that Democrats raised...
July 10, 2013 - 9:05am
July 1, 2013
Record tax increase kicks in Monday; cigarettes skyrocket in price
By Don Davis / Capitol Bureau ST.
July 1, 2013 - 2:24pm
May 29, 2013
Due date for property tax payments extended for resorts and seasonal businesses
With the unexpected late arrival of spring, resorts and other seasonal business owners have an additional two weeks to pay their first-half property taxes. Due to legislation signed into law this session, commercial property owners who have been affected by the slow start to the...
May 29, 2013 - 10:24am
April 17, 2013
Letter: Don’t be fooled by the Hospitality Tax
First off I’d like to express my empathy for the City of Bemidji property taxpayers, especially the ones who took the opportunity to vote against the sales tax extension to slowly pay off the Events Center. I’m sure most of you remember your City Council and City Manager (City)...
April 17, 2013 - 1:27pm
January 23, 2013
UPDATED: Dayton's tax proposal: 67 Hubbard County residents impacted by higher income
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans would pay taxes on clothing worth more than $100, rich Minnesotans' income tax would increase and property taxes would...
January 23, 2013 - 2:00pm
January 4, 2013
After fiscal cliff drama, paychecks shrink as rhetoric expands
January 4, 2013 - 6:51am
April 14, 2012
Sticker shock greeted District 309 taxpayers living in Becker County
Some Becker County residents in School District 309 got sticker shock when they opened their property tax statements this spring. "When we...
April 14, 2012 - 1:00pm
March 17, 2012
Assessor addresses Akeley property tax rate
Akeley lakeshore property owners, arriving at recent meetings to question their "disproportionate amount of property taxes," drew the city assessor to clarify the issue at this month's meeting. "My job is to classify and value," assessor David Johnson said of a suggestion that those...
March 17, 2012 - 1:00pm
February 1, 2012
AARP Foundation tax aid program now taking reservations locally
The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Program is now located at the Park Rapids Area Library at 210 First Street West. Aides will be preparing tax returns on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays beginning Feb. 1 through April 14 in the large conference room in the basement of the...
February 1, 2012 - 1:00pm
January 18, 2012
Volunteers will begin tax preparations Jan. 23
The Voluntary Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Mahube Tax Aide Program helps area residents complete their federal, state and local tax filing obligations at no cost. The program is offered to residents who consider themselves to have low to moderate income. This year the tax season...
January 18, 2012 - 1:00pm
January 17, 2012
Rural Minnesota gets short end of stick -- property tax hikes hit much softer in metro area
Property taxes outside of the Twin Cities are rising faster than for those in the state's largest metropolitan area. Taxes to be paid this year are up an average 3.1 percent in the Twin Cities, a Minnesota House report shows, but for others the increase is 8.7 percent. Increases...
January 17, 2012 - 7:33am