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Bethany Lutheran Church hosting vigil for Nevis and Akeley
UPDATE: Victims identified in Nevis shooting
Menahga School Board reviews budget, class sizes
Menahga council reviews sheriff's proposal
Menahga council hears complaints about staff shortages
Gymnasts end season on positive note
Braves improve to 22-1 with victory over Pillager
BGMR defeats Warriors, Panthers fall in first round at section tournaments
Lakers hit 11 3-pointers to spark Mid-State victory over Panthers
Animals in region surviving ‘traditional’ winter so far
Jason Thomas Eischens
Margaret Catherine Henry
Judith Rae "Judi" Lydell
Charlene Lenore Schmid
Pipeline spill contaminates southwest North Dakota creek
Bank gives boost to girls' self-esteem
Park Rapids Chamber receives award
Health officials promote higher rates of childhood vaccination to prevent measles spread
Why don't all school buses have seat belts for kids?
Place a Business Announcement
TV show delves into Kensington Runestone
Just for Kix wins awards, performs at Outback Bowl
Missing north-central Minnesota teen to be featured on Investigation Discovery
Park Rapids students participate in Honor Band
CHECK IT OUT COLUMN: Library offering Snow Time to Read program and more
Animals in region surviving ‘traditional’ winter so far
WATCH: Minnesota angler pulls 120-pound sturgeon through ice
ABOUT OUTDOORS COLUMN: Ice fishing with jigging spoons
Deer disease seen as threat to humans: Experts compare CWD with resilient mad cow virus
Fishing regulations change March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
Enterprise seeks a new home within our community
WORD ON THE STREET: What makes Park Rapids charming?
COMMENTARY: Heartland Lakes Volunteer website is changing, growing
COMMENTARY: Greater Minnesota schools need adequate state funding
COMMENTARY: Warning signs that your teen is in abusive relationship
What you need in your winter survival kit
Recipes: Back to school
November 26, 2018
What do the midterm elections mean for agriculture?
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The midterm elections resulted in the Democrats regaining control in the House and Republicans picking up additional seats in the Senate. Washington insiders say with the split government, agriculture and the rest of the country need to prepare for even more...
November 26, 2018 - 7:35am
November 11, 2018
8th District red for now — or forever? Redrawn districts in 2022 could upend trend
DULUTH — Not to start the 2020 election season prematurely, but Tuesday’s rare Republican victory in Northeastern Minnesota’s U.S. House...
November 11, 2018 - 6:00am
November 7, 2018
Democrats projected to win control of House, but Senate remains in GOP hands
Democrats claimed control of the House late Tuesday, Nov. 6, and flipped at least seven governorships, but Republicans were poised to expand...
November 7, 2018 - 6:49am
October 22, 2018
Protesters shut down Duluth City Council meeting, but councilors approve 'riot gear' after meeting resumes
DULUTH—Protesters temporarily shut down the Duluth City Council Monday night, Oct. 22, shouting: "No Line 3. No riot gear for the DPD."...
October 22, 2018 - 11:37pm
August 29, 2018
GUEST EDITORIAL: The Four horsemen of marriage...and politics
The following is from the New York Times: "Many (Democrats and Republicans) despise each other, and to a degree that political scientists and pollsters say has gotten significantly worse over the last 50 years. ... Members of the two parties are more likely today to describe each...
August 29, 2018 - 1:00pm
August 11, 2018
There's a lot at stake in Tuesday's primary. Here are a few things to watch for.
ST. PAUL — Will Minnesota Democrats choose a St. Paul liberal, a Mankato moderate or the state's longtime attorney general as their hope for the state's next governor? Do Republicans get behind a former governor making another go of it, or someone "new" (who's run before)? Will...
August 11, 2018 - 4:13pm
August 6, 2018
Hot Minnesota races may drive up voter turnout
Political observers have a saying they like to resurrect at every election: It's all about turnout. Well, of course it is. Whichever candidates...
August 6, 2018 - 3:28pm
June 18, 2018
Tickets available for Trump rally in Fargo
Tickets available for Trump rally in Fargo FARGO -- Tickets are now available online on a first-come, first-serve basis for President Donald...
June 18, 2018 - 9:39am
June 13, 2018
COMMENTARY: Politics: We need it
Every so often, I jot down a list of the things that discourage me about our country. There's the widespread disregard for our core values of...
June 13, 2018 - 11:00am
June 3, 2018
Johnson receives GOP endorsement for governor
DULUTH — After seven hours and three rounds of voting, the Minnesota Republican Party endorsed Jeff Johnson as its candidate for governor...
June 3, 2018 - 6:17pm
May 31, 2018
Fischbach wants to keep job, with Pawlenty as Minn. governor
ST. PAUL -- Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty will have an experienced lieutenant governor as his running mate in this year's governor election. He named...
May 31, 2018 - 1:47pm
May 30, 2018
MN lawmakers claim a bonding victory as Dayton signs with objections
May 30, 2018 - 3:12pm
May 25, 2018
Sworn in as lieutenant governor, Fischbach’s resignation leaves Minn. Senate tied
ST. PAUL -- Michelle Fischbach is resigning her Minnesota Senate seat to become lieutenant governor. Gov. Mark Dayton's office announced Friday...
May 25, 2018 - 4:05pm
January 22, 2018
Minnesotans fight to change federal law allowing government to recover estates for Medicaid costs
SANDSTONE, Minn. — A group of Pine County residents who successfully fought to change state law affecting Medicaid payments and their...
January 22, 2018 - 6:00am
January 16, 2018
Tim Pawlenty: I won't run for Al Franken/Tina Smith U.S. Senate seat
ST. PAUL — Former Republican Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty will not run for the U.S. Senate in November. Pawlenty, who has been courted by...
January 16, 2018 - 3:49pm