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Frozen pipes bursting onto the local scene
BSU takes a sober look at alcohol use
Mowing, Not Plowing
Arson suspected in Naytahwaush fire
Ranchers are howling over wolf ruling
Girls Hoops: Raiders win second game of the season
Hornet girls pick up win No. 12
No. 3 Hornets win at Central Cass
DL wrestlers split at Fosston Tri
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
Before texting and e-mail, there were penned messages of affection
Friday Matters: Everyday Christmas Pageant
Thursday Matters: Everyday Well Water
Turning back the pages
Step up your snack game
Friends & Neighbors
Herman named CEO of Essentia Health
MN gas prices fall slightly after uptick
Bremer Bank aquires 13 Eastwood banks
Economic Development Summit coming up
Global study released on U.S. teens’ financial literacy, keys to success
Winter Light Festival is Monday, Feb. 2 in NYM
'Mortdecai' starts 2015 with a whimper
Quilted vintage linens now on display at Hjemkomst Center
‘Paints ’n Pints’ set on Monday
‘American Idol’ picks singers from Bemidji, Fargo
Cheers for ‘dropped call’ reform
A vibrant community is like a potluck
Letter: State of Union response given by a great American
Letter: Children in crisis need better service
When visitors decide to stay
Lake sturgeon continue recovery in Rainy River and Lake of the Woods
AIS trailer decals: Still unanswered questions
Wild birds not as frequent visitors this year
Register for beginner fly-fishing weekend
Thin ice causing big problems on northern Minnesota lakes
Menahga baby is first this year
Growing deep winter greens
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
June 5, 2012
DFLers travel to Wisconsin to help with recall vote
ST. PAUL - Dozens of DFL volunteers boarded buses this morning at the party's headquarters, bound for Eau Claire, Wis.
June 5, 2012 - 10:49am
April 26, 2010
Detroit Lakes, Lake Park delegates play role in DFL convention
CONVENTION NOTEBOOK: Running mate speculation is center stage There were few hints from the Kelliher camp about who she might like to run for lieutenant governor with her, or even the type of person she would prefer. State Democratic convention delegates picked the top of the...
April 26, 2010 - 8:39am
More hurdles await Kelliher after DFL endorsement
DULUTH, Minn. - Democrat-Farmer-Laborites left their weekend convention saying they were united, but signs of discord even surfaced at a party celebrating Margaret Anderson Kelliher's endorsement. Standing amid dozens of Kelliher T-shirt-clad convention delegates early Sunday, Aaron...
April 26, 2010 - 8:18am
March 16, 2009
DFL proposes cuts, tax hikes
ST. PAUL - The richest Minnesotans would pay more taxes and schools would lose $1 billion under a Democratic-Farmer-Laborite plan. Democratic senators Thursday proposed chopping state budgets 7 percent across the board, including education, which Gov.
March 16, 2009 - 12:05pm
February 17, 2009
Gubernatorial candidates blast budget during Beltrami County DFL fundraiser
BEMIDJI - What do five Democrat candidates for governor in 2010 all have in common? A dislike of Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty's budget policies. Pawlenty's budget for the next two-year state budget cycle "is a house of cards," says Senate Taxes Committee Chairman Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook....
February 17, 2009 - 12:00am
October 15, 2008
DFL, GOP candidates talk issues at legislative forum
Republican House 10B candidate Mark Murdock of Ottertail said he would work across party lines to get things done, while attempting to hold the...
news / legislative
October 15, 2008 - 12:00am
October 12, 2008
November election will shape state House
Minnesota House Democrats hope for a supermajority from next month's election. Republicans would be thrilled with simple majority control, but would consider it a success just to narrow the margin Democrats hold. Democratic-Farmer-Laborites must defend seats they narrowly won in...
October 12, 2008 - 12:00am
September 23, 2008
DFL fundraiser: Assistant Minnesota House Majority Leader tells Democrats to say no to bailout
BEMIDJI - Assistant Minnesota House Majority Leader Frank Moe wants Democrats to write to Congress, telling members "to have some guts -- just say no" to a $700 billion bailout in the current credit crisis. Moe, DFL-Bemidji, in one of his last party appearances before he steps down...
September 23, 2008 - 12:00am
August 27, 2008
Grand opening set for new Becker County DFL office
The Becker County DFL will be celebrating a grand opening for its new headquarters at 1201 Washington Avenue on Thursday from 6:30 pm until 10 pm. "It is easy to find-the DFL headquarters, it's right on the corner of Willow and Washington in the old Movie Review building," said...
August 27, 2008 - 12:00am
June 9, 2008
Plenty of governor candidates at convention
June 9, 2008 - 12:00am
April 15, 2008
DFLers endorse Eken, Sailer -- Skoe calls for 5 more DFLers to make House veto-proof
DFLers at the Senate District 2 convention made quick work of endorsing incumbents Brita Sailer and Kent Eken Saturday in Park Rapids. Sailer, who is from Park Rapids, will seek a third term in the House; Eken of Twin Valley is going after his fourth. Addressing the 36 delegates...
April 15, 2008 - 12:00am
February 6, 2008
Obama the overwhelming favorite in Becker County vote
Illinois Senator Barack Obama grabbed the majority of presidential straw-poll voting in Democratic caucuses throughout the state of Minnesota Tuesday -- and Becker County was no exception. Obama received 262 votes in the Becker County straw poll, to 172 votes for Sen. Hillary Rodham...
February 6, 2008 - 12:00am