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GROWING TOGETHER: Leave the leaves for a healthier lawn
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
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BWCAW turns 40: Boundary Waters Act of 1978 was far from a sure thing
A timeline of BWCAW history
HUBBARD COUNTY DFL: A government of, for and by the people is best
LETTER TO EDITOR: Does 'no parking' still mean 'no parking'?
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October 13, 2018
Park Rapids pursues $550,000 housing grant
The Park Rapids City Council agreed Tuesday to serve as the fiduciary "pass-through" for a $550,000 grant to provide affordable housing for local...
October 13, 2018 - 10:00am
August 21, 2018
Panel suggests Minnesota build 300,000 more homes
ST. PAUL — A governor's housing task force says 300,000 homes should be built by 2030 in Minnesota, but provides few specific suggestions...
August 21, 2018 - 2:11pm
March 24, 2018
Apartment manager sentenced for theft
The manager of a local apartment facility was sentenced Monday in Cass County after pleading guilty to theft from a resident of a housing facility she also managed in Walker. According to court documents, Bonnie Jean Westberg, 59, of Walker pleaded guilty to the charge of theft and...
March 24, 2018 - 8:00am
November 29, 2017
Greater Minnesota has jobs, but not enough homes
The story is that greater Minnesota loses population because there are not enough jobs. However, many greater Minnesota communities actually...
November 29, 2017 - 11:00am
March 25, 2015
Park Rapids family look for stability in Habitat house
By Jean Ruzicka firstname.lastname@example.org An “exciting challenge” is being extended to the Park Rapids community. Josh and Tara...
March 25, 2015 - 11:54am
‘Absolute crisis’ in rural housing and workforce
BY don davis MINNESOTA CAPITOL BUREAU KLN Family Brands in Perham has more than 100 job openings, but the western Minnesota community has no homes for people the company hires. Similar stories came from far-flung parts of Minnesota, such as Willmar, Roseau, Cook County and Red...
February 25, 2015 - 10:45am
January 17, 2015
Housing repair loans available for Akeley residents
By Jean Ruzicka email@example.com Akeley residential property owners in need of repairs to their home may now apply for zero interest loans of up to $25,000, with the principal forgiven over a 10-year period. Jackie Meixner of the Headwaters Regional Development...
January 17, 2015 - 12:42pm
September 24, 2014
HRDC offers many programs for home rehab, financing
By Jean Ruzicka firstname.lastname@example.org Eyeing a rehabilitation project for your home, but wary of where funds will be found? “If you can dream it, we can find a (funding) program that will work,” said Jackie Meixner of the Headwaters Regional Development Commission. “Between...
September 24, 2014 - 10:31am
February 18, 2014
Williston tops list of most expensive places to rent in US, Dickinson ranks 4th
By Katharine Grandstand / Dickinson Press DICKINSON, N.D. – The rest of the country is finding out what western North Dakotans have known...
February 18, 2014 - 7:34am
February 12, 2014
Hot economy, cold comfort: The ND Oil Patch’s homeless problem
By Reuters Media Lured by the promise of jobs created by the oil and gas boom, Mario Solano left his home in Miami to travel to a new life...
February 12, 2014 - 8:12am
October 29, 2013
Landlord objects to Fargo-passed resolution supporting LGBT residents
By Erik Burgess / The Forum FARGO – City commissioners here unanimously showed their support Monday for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender residents. But at the same time, they realized that without support from state lawmakers, Fargo cannot easily enact laws that prevent...
October 29, 2013 - 7:22am
August 17, 2013
Homelessness growing in rural areas
By Sarah Smith email@example.com This summer Hubbard County deputies have been called more than once to evict people living in vehicles in the country, Thursday being the latest. It is symptomatic of a growing homeless problem, say officials at MAHUBE-OTWA. Both...
August 17, 2013 - 12:04pm
May 12, 2012
Middle School apartments expanding
Twelve new one bedroom, two bedroom and efficiency apartments will be constructed in the existing middle school building near downtown Park Rapids. Scott...
May 12, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 7, 2012
Crew camps create temporary housing, but the future is unclear as counties and municipalities put holds and moritoriums on the units
WILLISTON -- Some Oil Patch crew camps, with rows of dormitory rooms and cabins, are becoming larger than many North Dakota cities. While some...
May 7, 2012 - 7:44am
May 3, 2012
ND's first indoor RV park opening in July
WILLISTON -- A family joke about living in an RV parked in a pole barn has led a Minnesota contractor to come up with a new housing solution for the Oil Patch: an indoor RV park. Chad Lekander of Mahtowa, Minn., said he was researching possible business opportunities in North Dakota...
May 3, 2012 - 7:52am