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Update: Names of two people killed in crash near Ice Cracking Lodge released
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
DL track teams compete at Eagle Relays
Frazee girls second, boys third at PR Track
Lakeview Golf Course to open Wednesday
Girls basketball summer camp registration open
Eighth-grade DL Pacesetter team advances to state
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Philip Edward Warren
Lorraine Lynn Warren
Rose R. Duescher
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
July 17, 2013
US education secretary joins chorus seeking early-childhood funding
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – President Barack Obama’s education secretary told an audience packed with Minnesota educators Tuesday that he would...
July 17, 2013 - 8:00am
June 30, 2013
Record tax increase kicks in Monday
June 30, 2013 - 7:00pm
June 26, 2013
Local school budgets boosted by improvement in state’s economy
Minnesota’s economy is looking up, and so are local school budgets. Recent tax collections have left Minnesota lawmakers with high hopes for the state’s economy. With an extra $300 million, Minnesota’s strengthening economy appears to be pulling in money even before a...
June 26, 2013 - 11:48am
DL, county see nice LGA bump
For the first time in roughly 10 years, cities and counties are looking at a bump in local government aid instead of a decrease. The state will be providing an extra $80 million to cities, $40 million to counties and $10 million to townships in aid. “After a lot of years of...
June 26, 2013 - 11:04am
June 19, 2013
Enrollment heads up in LP-A district
Though the preliminary 2013-14 revenue and expenditures budget approved by the Lake Park-Audubon School Board Monday night contains “very early” figures, Superintendent Dale Hogie says the school district’s finances currently look quite favorable for the coming school year. The...
June 19, 2013 - 12:22pm
May 23, 2013
Minnesotans will feel legislative session impact
ST. PAUL -- Legislative sessions have consequences, and 2013’s version will be felt by many Minnesotans. Republicans say Minnesotans of...
May 23, 2013 - 9:48am
May 16, 2013
Cigarette tax to back stadium construction
ST. PAUL – Smokers will provide the backstop to Viking stadium construction funding, the governor and legislative leaders announced Thursday...
May 16, 2013 - 1:20pm
Tax, budget work continues as Minnesota session nears end
ST. PAUL — Taxes remain a key issue as the Minnesota House, Senate and governor’s office negotiate a final budget deal in the last days of...
May 16, 2013 - 8:28am
April 19, 2013
Fees in ag budget worry Minnesota Republicans
ST. PAUL – Republican lawmakers said an environment and agriculture budget bill the House approved 69-61 Thursday is loaded with too-high fees and wasteful spending. “This agriculture and environment finance proposal is loaded with staggering fee increases that will impact hardworking...
April 19, 2013 - 8:15am
April 16, 2013
Legislative Notebook: Jobs bill passes House
ST. PAUL – House members approved a jobs bill 75-57 Monday that funds job training, tax cuts for employers and other economic development measures. Investing in jobs and economic development are top priorities for Minnesotans, House Majority Leader Erin Murphy, DFL-St. Paul, said....
April 16, 2013 - 12:47pm
April 11, 2013
Nixed gas tax could delay transportation projects
ST. PAUL -- Maybe next year. That is what state lawmakers in charge of the transportation budget are saying about major transit and road projects,...
April 11, 2013 - 8:47am
April 10, 2013
Minnesota higher education budgets aimed at affordability
ST. PAUL -- It is time to make college more affordable for students, state lawmakers say. House and Senate higher education budget proposals...
April 10, 2013 - 8:36am
March 21, 2013
Senate budget avoids surcharge that House Democrats want
ST. PAUL -- Senate Democrats do not want to place an income tax surcharge on the richest of the rich, but they are looking into expanding a new...
March 21, 2013 - 8:42am
March 14, 2013
Dayton strikes out sales tax plan, keeps additional spending in plan
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton scaled back his tax requests today after hearing from the public, businesses and legislators that they were not keen on expanding the sales tax to most goods and services. "This does not allow us to do as many things as we could in a broader reform, but...
March 14, 2013 - 12:52pm
Defense pay cuts could affect 2,000-plus in North Dakota, Minnesota
A proposed furlough of Department of Defense employees could mean a 20 percent cut in pay for thousands of employees of Grand Forks Air Force Base and of the North Dakota and Minnesota National Guards. The cuts would fall on roughly 300 civilian employees at the base, according to...
March 14, 2013 - 8:32am