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Perham teacher ends 43-year career in the classroom
GOP narrowly defeats $1.5 billion public works bill in MN Senate
Temporary street closures in Detroit Lakes today
Large wildfire ignites north of Staples, Minn.
Minnesota Senate shoots down gun-shaped cellphone cases
LP-A track competes at Hawley Booster
State Junior Olympic boxing Saturday in Wadena
Bormann hired as new Moorhead basketball coach
Laker softball primed for state-ranked Mid-State showdown
Lakers take command of Mid-State race
In memory of Roger J Freund
Don’t just let college choose you, you should choose it
What a fabulous time you can have right here in Minnesota
Putting the spring in Primavera
You can apply for Social Security disability, retirement at same time
Friends & Neighbors
Young entrepreneur honored with SBA award
Bremer insurance is a ‘Platinum Partner’
Gas prices rise as supply glut shrinks
Avoid pension-advance trap
State has best labor participation rate
‘Neither Snow nor Rain’ delivers
Rogers’ final world tour coming to area
Think-Off finalists announced in NYM
May 7 ‘Bonnets & Bowties’ fundraiser to benefit Marshmallow Foundation
Tuesday, May 3 is National Teacher’s Day!
Norman G. Erickson
James F. Vavricka
Donald P. Williams
Clifford "Boosh" Eugene Warren
Pass transportation, bonding bills for MN’s sake
A spring all-night rain is like a fresh start
Letter: Vote yes on school issue for the good of us all
Letter: Thanks to Shrine Circus volunteers
Letter: Keep DL a place to call ‘home’; vote yes
Devil’s Lake angler releases giant northern pike
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Early season panfishing heating up the lakes
Wild turkeys are, once again, abundant in Minnesota
DNR to conduct sandhill crane survey in NW MN
Business & Industry
Spring Laker Book
Kids in the Trib
2016 Becker County Care Guide
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
May 2, 2016
AgweekTV: Sneaking more protein into your diet
Do you want to get more protein and more heart healthy items in your daily diet? Agweek TV producer and reporter Rose Dunn caught up with a soy...
May 2, 2016 - 7:00am
April 25, 2016
AgweekTV: Perfecting pasta
Representatives from some major food manufacturers came to Fargo, to learn how to make better pasta. The Northern Crops Institute runs about...
April 25, 2016 - 6:00am
April 17, 2016
Whisk From Scratch set to open in Perham
People who have walked by the brown paper-covered window on Perham’s Main Street may have noticed that a new bakery is planned. The building,...
April 17, 2016 - 5:05am
April 15, 2016
Tax unfair to MN businesses
It appears Minnesota’s small businesses will not get tax relief this session of the Legislature. Despite a projected $1.2 billion surplus and nearly $2 billion in reserves, Gov. Mark Dayton seems disinclined to push for reasonable changes in business taxes. The Democrat-controlled...
opinion / editorials
April 15, 2016 - 5:30am
April 9, 2016
Keeping MN competitive in a changing economy
As the new president of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, a top personal priority has been to hit the road. For six months, I’ve been crisscrossing our great state, asking questions and listening. It’s been both encouraging and energizing. I’ve gained an even greater appreciation...
opinion / editorials
April 9, 2016 - 5:10am
March 31, 2016
Minnesota employers battle family leave plan
ST. PAUL – Minnesota businesses strongly oppose legislation requiring them to join a proposed family leave insurance program. "This is MNsure all over again," Cam Winton of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce told a Senate committee Wednesday as members considered whether to mandate...
March 31, 2016 - 8:51am
March 28, 2016
AgweekTV: Saving beets with cattle
The warm spring weather is causing problems for sugar beet processing plants. But it's offering an unexpected benefit to livestock producers....
March 28, 2016 - 7:00am
March 13, 2016
Businesses falling for new scam
The Minnesota Department of Revenue is warning payroll and human resources professionals to beware of a phishing email scheme appearing to come from company executives requesting personal information on employees. Businesses across the country are being targeted; several companies...
March 13, 2016 - 5:05am
March 12, 2016
To ensure security, Congress must shine light on shell companies
The threat from the misuse of anonymous shell companies is real, and routine. Criminals use them to scam consumers, defraud the government, and launder money. They also use them to cheat small businesses. For example, from 2004 to 2012 a large Virginia-based security firm used a shell...
opinion / other opinions
March 12, 2016 - 5:20am
March 14, 2016
AgweekTV: Planning the future of the farm
Farm succession planning can be a daunting task. Agweek's Rose Dunn talks with experts and has some tips on how to best handle the process. ...
March 14, 2016 - 7:00am
BBB warns of bogus, online imposters
The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota was alerted recently to a case of business identity theft targeting Import Auto Sales, LLC, a used car dealership located in St. Louis Park. A fraudulent website with a similar business name and using the company’s physical...
February 14, 2016 - 5:25am
February 12, 2016
DL students compete in regions, qualify for state
Nearly 230 high school students demonstrated their business skills during the Region 6 High School Business Professionals of America competition...
Life / wave
February 12, 2016 - 5:10am
February 2, 2016
DL native to run her own painting business for summer internship
When Detroit Lakes native Alyssa Anderson completes her college education at the University of Minnesota Duluth in a few years, she expects to...
Life / Friends & Neighbors
February 2, 2016 - 1:18pm
January 30, 2016
Clean water means small business in Minnesota
More than half of Minnesota’s workforce is employed by the state’s 500,000 small businesses. That’s more than 1.2 million Minnesotans, many of whose livelihoods depend on clean water. From tourism to microbreweries to agriculture, the Land of 10,000 Lakes has as strong a link...
opinion / editorials
January 30, 2016 - 5:35am
October 25, 2015
Audit released shows breakdown of area municipal liquor stores
The Minnesota Auditor’s Office has released its annual report on city-owned liquor stores. Here’s the good, the bad and the ugly from...
October 25, 2015 - 5:10am