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Home invasion and robbery in Mahnomen County
Vergas man sentenced for choking, assaulting girlfriend
Fargo woman sentenced to jail for Hwy 59 DWI, drugs
Callaway man charged with domestic assault
NDSU duo and Laker alums shine in freshman golf seasons
Hawley Valley Plains Meet track results
Lakers walk off two wins over Cardinals
DL baseball sweeps at Staples
Frazee girls fourth at HOL Hawley
Museum’s bear trap has rich history
Turning back the pages
Museum to host Hidden History event
Friday Matters: Everyday Peace to Hope
Thursday Matters: Everyday Hope
Friends & Neighbors
Carhartt store opens in DL despite construction
Essentia DL receives stroke education fund
Minnesota gains 7,800 jobs in March
Gas prices jump up in Minnesota this week
Small bump up in gas prices throughout MN
Simply Pink Truly Teal: Run/walk supports cancer patients
Stressed? Calm down and visit your library
Keeping Music Live grants available for Minnesota artists
Bluestem announces 2015 summer lineup
Summer theater begins June 2 at MSU-Moorhead
Letter: Four-way stop at Frazee and Washington a delight
Working to meet a healthy community’s needs
Letter: Come up with hotel plan so Detroit Lake stays clean
Letter: Go vegan to reduce fossil fuel dependence
Letter: Thanks for GAR Park re-dedication
Prairie chicken show exceeds expectations
Unpredictable spring weather slows the bite
Eastern bluebirds among the favorites of bird enthusiasts
Go take a hike
Wild turkey hunters in five counties asked to help with avian influenza surveillance
Spring Laker Book
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
November 8, 2011
Little time left to get farm bill on track
FARGO -- How do you write a farm program that ensures an economic safety net when agriculture's financial results seem to be good and getting...
November 8, 2011 - 8:39am
February 17, 2009
Peterson: Stimulus package has too much in tax cuts
BEMIDJI - The $789 billion economic stimulus package President Barack Obama is slated to sign today contains too much in tax cuts, says U.S. Rep.
news / government
February 17, 2009 - 12:00am
February 11, 2009
Fargo and Devils Lake flooding discussed at Congressional hearing in Washington
Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker before the Senate Energy and Water Subcommittee, which is chaired by Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., in Washington, D.C.
February 11, 2009 - 2:00pm
January 31, 2009
Minnesota Political Notebook: Pay freeze possible, if ...
ST. PAUL - A top state union official leaves the door open for Minnesota officials and union members to negotiate a pay freeze. Eliot Seide, executive director of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Council 5, said the 43,000 union members he represents...
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Congress should refuse raises
Times are tough for many working men and women. Millions are having to deal with unemployment. Many more understand that next year will be tough for their companies. Pay raises normally given out for good work may not occur. Unless you are a member of Congress. Members of the House...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
January 5, 2009
Minnesota Supreme Court deals Coleman another setback on absentees
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Supreme Court dismissed Norm Coleman's request to have more absentee ballots considered in the U.S. Senate recount he is trailing to Democrat Al Franken. The court order, released this morning, paves the way for the state Canvassing Board to meet this afternoon...
January 5, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
Christmas giving was saved, no thanks to Congress
A few weeks back, I wrote Congress and humbly requested that it send me a "Christmas Bailout" package for the amount of $10,000, explaining that I was financially destitute (but for all the right reasons) and needed a little help this year in bringing smiles to my loved ones' faces....
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
December 12, 2008
Open letter to Congress
Dearest Esteemed Members of the United States Congress, I have a problem. Fortunately, it is one which I believe you can fix. Earlier this month, as I was making preparations for the Holiday shopping season, my plans were foiled when it came to my attention that I have no money....
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am