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Happy hundredth! Graystone Plaza celebrates centennial with tours, history, and a barbershop quartet
Man gets prison for fleeing police officers
Jury trial canceled in horse starvation case, plea hearing set
From Texas to Minnesota, with love: DL Humane Society shelter takes in dogs to help in hurricane crisis
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Dehler and Priem win at Maple Hills
Peterson runner-up at Bagley; LP-A finishes fourth
Titans, Bombers to clash in 9-man battle at Ulen
John Otto to be honored for 50 years with Ulen football
Lakers take out Rangers in four sets
Knowing when, and how much, to step in
Learning the lingo of Social Security can help with your retirement planning
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
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Daggett Truck Line honors trucker for 'superb' driving
Cost Share Program makes organic certification more affordable, rebates available
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
Maplewood State Park ready to host Leaf Days celebration
Fall into autumn this Friday
Big weekend ahead in Park Rapids: Art Leap, Great American Story events set Sept. 23-24
The hottest ticket in town: Essentia Health-St. Mary's "Fire & Ice" fundraiser set for this Friday, Sept. 22
‘Unveiling Nimuué’: Story of Minnesota’s ‘Glacial Woman’ to be revealed in original theatrical work
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Marlene A. Collins
Audrey @13@@10@(Pitsenbarger) Knauf
Robert "Bobby" Wayne Arnold
Ronald F. Williams Sr.
Letter: Collin Peterson foe is 'heartless' Republican
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Like U.S., Canada has issues with healthcare, but the solution is not to dismantle universal care
Appeals panel goes against county, Osage gun range
Lesson from a missing girl: never give up hope
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Grizzlies have come back from the brink
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
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Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
August 19, 2017
Letter: Charlottesville shows Trump is morally destitute
Circa 1860-1861, at the onset of the Civil War, Abraham Lincoln said that he and Jefferson Davis both believed in God, but that he hoped his God would win. Thankfully Lincoln's God prevailed. Toward the end of that same Civil War, General Sherman on his "March to the Sea" commented...
August 19, 2017 - 10:00am
August 18, 2017
Klobuchar: 'Alternative facts' and muzzling the press are unacceptable
In Minnesota, we understand the importance of a free press. It's hard to forget in our state — Minnesotans are among the most engaged citizens...
August 18, 2017 - 10:00am
Lee Hamilton: My impression of nine presidents I've worked with
One reason I consider myself fortunate to have led a life in politics is that, over time, I've had a chance to work with nine presidents. From Lyndon Johnson through Barack Obama, I've talked policy, politics and, sometimes, the trivial details of daily life with them. I met JFK twice...
August 18, 2017 - 9:52am
August 17, 2017
Letter: DL nurse supports Tobacco 21 initiative
I am 43, a registered nurse and mother of three kids ages 24, 21 and 14. Both my 24- and 21-year-old unfortunately smoke cigarettes. They started in high school. I have talked repeatedly to them about the harmful effects of smoking. They say now that they are hooked, it is just too...
August 17, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 16, 2017
Local produce star of this potato salad
We love to find our inspiration locally whenever possible, and after a recent trip to a local farmer's market we came home with a lovely assortment...
August 16, 2017 - 3:44pm
Tribune Editorial: Why our blank front page today matters
As the front page of our newspaper sits here today, white, blank and purposefully void of local news for the first time ever, it's hard not to...
August 16, 2017 - 3:27pm
Letter: Charlottesville and Trump's true colors
The recent bloodbath in Virginia exposed the battle lines being drawn in the country and particularly in the ranks of the Republicans. Several principals in that party had a critical reaction concerning Trump's original remarks. The lack of any condemnation of the KKK and White Supremacists...
August 16, 2017 - 3:03pm
August 14, 2017
Yes, it's possible: Sit down and talk with your representative
The Heart of representative democracy rests in the communication between the electorate and elected officials. We should make this conversation more fruitful and effective. Do ordinary citizens still have a voice in Washington and in their state capitals? Despite the cynicism of these...
August 14, 2017 - 10:20am
August 11, 2017
Bipartisan bill to protect seniors from abuse, exploitation passes Senate
Cheers to U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and John Cornyn (R-TX) for their bipartisan legislation to protect seniors from neglect and financial exploitation, which has passed the Senate. The Court-Appointed Guardian Accountability and Senior Protection Act will help crack down on...
August 11, 2017 - 10:00am
Old school: Blackboard and chalk
In case you thought the columns in this space lack research, informed opinion and credibility, you should know that the observations presented today are based on interviews with an eighth-grader, an 11th-grader, a paraprofessional, a retired elementary teacher, and of course, my own...
August 11, 2017 - 6:00am
August 10, 2017
Keeping Minnesota agriculture and rural communities strong
For Minnesota farmers, it's striking how much has changed in the past year. Our country has a new president, a new agriculture secretary, and a new direction on a lot of policies that affect our farmers, ranchers, and rural communities.
August 10, 2017 - 8:00am
August 9, 2017
Annual event opens eyes to N.D. role in global agriculture
Earlier this month, Tony and I participated in the Fourth Annual Banquet in a Field, hosted by Carl and Julie Peterson at Peterson Farms Seed...
August 9, 2017 - 10:10am
Letter: City does great job keeping DL beautiful
We are so fortunate to live in Detroit Lakes—especially in the summertime! When I go uptown and see all the beautiful flowers in the big black pots beautifying our city, I thank the people who planted and care for them. Thanks to the city for the wonderful job they do maintaining...
August 9, 2017 - 9:50am
August 7, 2017
Americans unwittingly subject themselves to genetic discrimination
Millions of Americans are using home DNA testing kits to discover their ancestry or uncover their risk of developing certain diseases. Unbeknownst to them, testing companies are selling or giving away the personal genetic information gleaned from these kits. This information, though...
August 7, 2017 - 9:02am
August 6, 2017
Guest editorial: Two new tools to help with state buffer law
Promising signs are surfacing about an effort to keep lakes and water supplies clean. The Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources has announced two additional resources for landowners working to come into compliance with the state's buffer law. The law, which was passed with bipartisan...
August 6, 2017 - 1:42am