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Victims identified in fatal horse-and-buggy crash in central Minnesota
County declines criminally charging Minnesota police chief in restraining order case
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Roundabout project to begin May 2019: U.S. Hwy. 71 South will be closed during final phase
PR council approves 2019 levy and budget
Late rally sparks Braves' 62-59 win over Frazee
Three double-doubles lead B/EV past Nevis
Bagstad sparks Panthers to win in Mid-State debut
Menahga girls coast past New York Mills
Bemidji's depth decides dual against Panthers
Joseph Robert Stein
Betty Mae Bjornson
Miles K. Femling
Mary Josephine Krachey
Medical marijuana bill would protect doctors by allowing them to state condition, lawmaker says
Enbridge to remove existing Line 3 from tribal lands if new pipeline is built
Farm bill sails through House with momentum for Trump's signature
Minnesota lawmakers vow action on rising insulin costs
Detroit Lakes apparel firm puts shoplifters to work
Place a Business Announcement
Park Rapids Downtown Business Association announces photo contest winners announced
‘Let’s make it happen,’ Garth Brooks replies to Mark Dayton’s call for another MN show
Share your arts ‘wish list’
Fargo store sells winning lottery ticket — $25,000 a year for life
Guys from Minnesota’s lake country create popular YouTube channel just being themselves
Late-season archers have shot at filling deer tags
DNR adjusts Leech Lake walleye regulations
LEPS & ODES: Butterflies have 'dynamic' population fluctuations
BIRDWISE: Birds may be scarce, but birding is 'in'
Mountain lion found dead near Nimrod in north-central Minnesota
LETTER TO EDITOR: Trump's wall is not too expensive
LIVING AT HOME COMMENTARY: Let's make an effort to help our elders this season
EDITORIAL: David can beat Goliath in retail
KLOBUCHAR COMMENTARY: Developing a more effective flu vaccine is critical
Bursack: Sibling caregiver criticism ramps up over holiday visits
What you need in your winter survival kit
Recipes: Back to school
October 14, 2018
Is hemp Minnesota's next big crop?
ST. PAUL — John Strohfus is rehabilitating the outlaw of Minnesota agriculture. "People think this is new," said Strohfus, as he sifted...
October 14, 2018 - 6:00am
October 11, 2018
'A lot of anxiety' as wet, snowy weather delays harvest
October rains had stalled many farmers trying to get their crops off the field, and this week's early snowstorm has pushed the finish line back...
October 11, 2018 - 8:03pm
October 10, 2018
Exporters say trade agreement just the 'tip of the iceberg'
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Although North American leaders have announced they reached a new trade agreement to replace the North American Free Trade...
October 10, 2018 - 3:54pm
14-year-old entrepreneur starts T-shirt company
The launch of a new T-shirt company by 14-year-old Maggie Carrier, a freshman at Nevis School, has its roots in something that's common in most...
October 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
October 8, 2018
New scam on Facebook urges you to forward this message to all your friends. Don't do it.
If you're a Facebook user and you've received a suspicious message in your inbox recently that urges you to forward a message onto your other Facebook friends: don't do it. It's a scam. The message, which you'd receive from an existing Facebook friend, reads: "Hi...I actually got...
October 8, 2018 - 2:43pm
October 3, 2018
Coborn's donates to local school
Bob Seifert of Coborn's presents a $1,292 donation to Colleen Hoscheid of the Century School PTA. When Coborn's customers sign up for the MORE...
October 3, 2018 - 2:00pm
Chamber hosts annual dinner, awards
The Park Rapids Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual meeting Sept. 25. David Bergman, Explore Minnesota's travel/tourism representative...
October 3, 2018 - 11:00am
September 26, 2018
Department of Commerce wants Line 3 approval reconsidered
DULUTH — The Minnesota Department of Commerce formally requested the Minnesota Public Utilities Commision reconsider its decision to approve the Enbridge Line 3 oil pipeline replacement Tuesday, Sept. 25. The Department of Commerce, which has long opposed the pipeline project,...
September 26, 2018 - 8:04pm
September 19, 2018
3M Wonewok assists Hubbard County DAC
A little bit of rain didn't dampen the spirit of 25 volunteers who offered to paint the Hubbard County Developmental Achievement Center (DAC)...
September 19, 2018 - 1:00pm
September 13, 2018
Surprise! Some area land values seem to be rising
WEST FARGO, N.D. — Brent Qualey realizes that what he's about to say will surprise many in Upper Midwest agriculture. Despite poor crop...
September 13, 2018 - 7:00am
Minnesota's uninsured rate rose in 2017
ST. PAUL — The number of Minnesotans without health insurance climbed by 17,563 last year, driving up the uninsured rate to 4.4 percent, but the state continues to have one of the best rates of overall medical coverage in the nation. Altogether, 242,509 Minnesotans lacked health...
September 13, 2018 - 6:00am
September 6, 2018
Feds end ban on mining exploration near BWCAW
DULUTH—The United States Department of Agriculture ended the mineral withdrawal in the Rainy River Watershed Thursday, effectively opening the possibility for mining companies to obtain mineral leases within the watershed. It's a win for the proposed Twin Metals copper mine...
September 6, 2018 - 4:58pm
Hearing set for Cass County solar project
BISMARCK — North Dakota utility regulators will hold a public hearing in November on a proposed Cass County project that's billed as the...
September 6, 2018 - 9:54am
September 5, 2018
Additional Essentia Health Clinic planned for Park Rapids
Essentia Health is expanding clinical services in Park Rapids. The Essentia Board of Directors has approved a new clinic in Park Rapids. According to a news release, the new facility will better accommodate growth in specialty and primary care, enabling people to receive care close...
September 5, 2018 - 1:00pm
September 2, 2018
First-of-it-kind Twin Cities hemp shop heightens curiosities
MAPLEWOOD, Minn.—The Twin Cities metro area's first edible-hemp store is now open in Maplewood, and the owners have a lot of explaining...
September 2, 2018 - 8:01am