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Group hopes to save Laporte music program
Heartland Homes celebrates 40 years of service
Deputies, firefighters train for ice rescues
First graders delve into Earth Day
House tax bill is 'Ain't My Fault' effort
Park Rapids boys golf team makes debut at Detroit Lakes
Braves open season with three road losses
Panthers dominate at plate, on mound in debuts
Shepersky leads Hurricanes to national title
Braves looking for versatility to offset lack of experience
John Mitchel Kyllonen
Charles Alfred Knutson
Marilyn H. Whitchurch
Charlotte L. Robbins
Charlotte L. Robbins
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Online purchase scams are the riskiest type of fraud
Citizens National Bank donates to Heartland Homes
Place a Business Announcement
Sculpture entries sought for Red Bridge Park
Energetic woodwind quintet performing March 15
Historical re-enactor brings 'Prohibition in Minnesota' to library
Metallica announces concert dates in region in September
Local baker to discuss Victorian recipes for Lifelong Learning
Gardening 101: Reading a seed packet
If it's predictable, it's preventable: Wildfire Prevention Week
About Fishing: To CHIRP or not to CHIRP
North Country Trail Column: Multiple rewards of maintaining a trail
Minnesota deer management plan due out this week
Commentary: Join one of ACTION Park Rapids' many 90-day plans
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Commentary: We should expand MinnesotaCare so anyone can buy in
Commentary: April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Letter to Editor: Kudos to law enforcement
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
March 27, 2018
Lawmakers examine ways to help as farmer suicides rise
ST. PAUL—Minnesota farmers are committing suicide in numbers that rival the low days of agriculture during the 1980s farm crisis. "Unfortunately,...
March 27, 2018 - 3:03pm
March 26, 2018
Raises coming to Minnesota state workers
ST. PAUL — Tens of thousands of Minnesota state workers will get a raise after the House and Senate approved negotiated contracts. Senators...
March 26, 2018 - 4:36pm
Senate moves to fix Minnesota pension plans
ST. PAUL — Many Minnesota government pension plans are paying out more than they are taking in. State Sen. Julie Rosen, R-Vernon Center,...
March 26, 2018 - 2:48pm
March 25, 2018
Muskie-walleye war flares up at state Capitol: Bill would halt stocking, open spearing, lower minimums on some waters
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's simmering civil war of game fish — muskies vs. walleyes — has flared up at the state Capitol. In response to a yearslong state effort to expand muskie stocking, a bipartisan group of lawmakers have proposed a sweeping bill that would turn back...
March 25, 2018 - 6:38pm
March 24, 2018
Interactive: More than half of Minnesota's counties lost residents in 2017
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's population growth since the 2010 Census has been almost entirely fueled by the Twin Cities metro. In fact, more of...
March 24, 2018 - 3:29pm
March 23, 2018
Body of missing northwest Minn. man found
CORMORANT TOWNSHIP, Minn. — The body of a Lake Park, Minn., man who was missing for nearly two weeks has been recovered. The Becker County...
March 23, 2018 - 7:52pm
March 22, 2018
Minn. teacher licensing extension rejected
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's new way of licensing teachers is stumbling before it even gets started, frustrating supporters of the sweeping overhaul passed last year to fix a flawed system. Education officials say without more time to put the right procedures in place, the new Professional...
March 22, 2018 - 9:31pm
March 21, 2018
Minnesota considers limits on cameras in courtrooms
ST. PAUL—A state bill designed to restrict fledgling efforts to allow video coverage of Minnesota court sentencings passed through a House committee Wednesday — with critics arguing it would hinder cooperation by witnesses and victims, and proponents arguing it would give...
March 21, 2018 - 8:19pm
Health professionals say school safety includes them
ST. PAUL — Many students say gun restrictions can help keep them safer in schools, but the Minnesota legislative conversation on safe schools...
March 21, 2018 - 6:02pm
Ice more complex than just frozen water
Ice seems simple enough: Get water cold enough and it freezes. True, but the science of ice is much more complex, especially when it is in real world bodies of water. Scientists agree on a couple of things: No ice is fully safe and the thickness, and thus safety, of ice can vary greatly...
March 21, 2018 - 12:43pm
March 19, 2018
Tim Pawlenty launches governor campaign committee
ST. PAUL—Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty took a major step forward to run for his old job on Monday, March 19, in announcing he filed...
March 19, 2018 - 2:46pm
March 13, 2018
Cellphone scam reaches Minnesota; reports of stolen bank accounts and identities
SHAKOPEE, Minn.—A new nationwide scam that targets smartphone users has reached Minnesota. Tina Anderson of Shakopee was on her cellphone...
March 13, 2018 - 9:40pm
Man with gun prompts lockdown of schools near Detroit Lakes convenience store
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - One man with a gun has been arrested following a dramatic scene near the Detroit Lakes Middle School/Roosevelt Elementary...
March 13, 2018 - 5:26pm
March 12, 2018
Zebra mussels double water clarity in Big Winnie: DNR calls meeting to talk about future of walleye fishery
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — The first zebra mussel babies, called veligers, were confirmed in Lake Winnibigoshish in 2012. By 2016 the first...
March 12, 2018 - 6:05am
March 9, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Service animal owners want protection against fakes
ST. PAUL—It's a safe bet that few Minnesotans knew about fake service animals until recently. Some national news about people trying to...
March 9, 2018 - 12:24pm