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BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
MN gas prices down, Colonial Pipeline leakage in south causing issues
Jack Chivers Realty adds new service branch
Preparing to become a caregiver
Dairy Queen set to move to McKinley Plaza Friday
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
4-H'ers bring home ribbons from the Minnesota State Fair
Cormorant art show winners announced
Pine to Palm
September 7, 2016
Elected officials hold affordable housing discussion
Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Congressman Collin Peterson recently hosted a Midwest Minnesota Community Development Corporation visit in Thief River...
September 7, 2016 - 10:31am
April 10, 2016
Peterson receives Builder of the Valley Award
The Red River Valley Development Association presented Congressman Collin Peterson with the 2016 Builder of the Valley Award during an honor...
April 10, 2016 - 5:00am
March 28, 2016
As delegate, Peterson says he’d vote for Sanders
Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., said he would vote for Bernie Sanders if he attends the Democratic National Convention as a superdelegate. Sanders...
March 28, 2016 - 5:30am
July 25, 2015
NRCC anti-Peterson agenda dumb and dumber
The agenda must be dumb and dumber for the folks at the National Republican Congressional Committee if the best they can do is go after 7th District Congressman Collin Peterson, D-Minn. Peterson, who has been re-elected again and again since 1990, is in the committee’s sights, but...
July 25, 2015 - 5:00am
April 11, 2015
Peterson builds Haiti connection
U.S. Congressman Collin Peterson made an interesting new friend in Haiti while being one of eight members of a congressional congregation that...
April 11, 2015 - 5:45am
March 15, 2015
Peterson: Goodbye to Blue Dogs
The political climate in Washington, D.C., is so polarized right now that it’s all Congress can do to get even the most basic legislation passed,...
March 15, 2015 - 5:55am
January 27, 2015
Peterson to run again in Minnesota’s 7th District
WASHINGTON – There’s no waiting game for U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson this year. Peterson, a Detroit Lakes Democrat who represents Minnesota’s sprawling 7th Congressional District, which stretches along the western edge of Minnesota, said through a spokeswoman Tuesday that he...
January 27, 2015 - 4:04pm
January 7, 2015
Peterson aide retires after 24 years
When Detroit Lakes’ own U.S. Congressman, Collin Peterson, was first sworn in to represent the Seventh District 24 years ago, Sharon Josephson...
January 7, 2015 - 3:00pm
May 17, 2014
Peterson newsletters keep DFL’ers posted
Congressman Collin Peterson wants to share an opportunity for you to stay up to date on his work in Washington, D.C. and in Minnesota. Peterson, who represents 38 counties in western Minnesota, provides a weekly newsletter for his constituents with updates on meetings and events...
May 17, 2014 - 1:30pm
April 20, 2014
Peterson, Cramer start 2014 with campaign fundraising edge
U.S. Reps. Collin Peterson of Minnesota and Kevin Cramer of North Dakota started 2014 with big fundraising advantages over their challengers in the November election. In Minnesota, Peterson ended the quarter with about $523,000 in cash on hand. Torrey Westrom, a state senator and...
April 20, 2014 - 8:00am
March 22, 2014
Peterson keynote speaker at N.D. convention
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., will deliver the keynote address during the North Dakota Democratic-NPL Party’s state convention March 28-29 at the Fargo Civic Center, the party announced Thursday. Dem-NPL Executive Director Chad Oban also said Thursday that the party will...
March 22, 2014 - 8:00am
March 20, 2014
Republicans go after Collin Peterson on airwaves again
MOORHEAD – Fresh off an announcement that he will run for re-election this year, U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson is being hit with a new ad from national Republicans tying the 12-term Democrat to the Affordable Care Act. Starting today, local viewers will see a 30-second spot featuring...
March 20, 2014 - 10:34pm
March 17, 2014
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson will seek re-election
MOORHEAD, Minn. – U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson had a few things to take care of to prepare for his 13th campaign for Congress: pass a pilot’s...
March 17, 2014 - 11:03am
February 2, 2014
Peterson talks ‘Farm bill hell’ and re-election
Being a vital cog in passing a major U.S. House bill generally is an exhilarating experience. But for U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, passing the farm bill may have been less excitement and more relief. “Today, after nearly four years of work, the House is finally considering the...
February 2, 2014 - 10:00am
January 16, 2014
Peterson asks EPA to keep renewable fuel requirements
WASHINGTON - U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson asked the federal Environmental Protection Agency chief Wednesday to change her mind and retain current requirements of renewable fuel content. The EPA under Administrator Gina McCarthy has proposed significant reductions in the amount of...
January 16, 2014 - 8:06am