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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
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
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
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
March 16, 2018
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
A major argument used by proponents of last year's tax-cut legislation was that it would boost the economy. Regardless of how that turns out, partisans on both sides generally agreed that growing the economy over the long term was an important goal. It is, therefore, odd that the...
March 16, 2018 - 10:04pm
March 8, 2016
US Trade Rep says Minnesota will benefit from Trans-Pacific Partnership
MINNEAPOLIS -- The country’s top trade negotiator said Minnesota’s export-intensive economy stands to make big gains because of the proposed...
March 8, 2016 - 10:22am
February 7, 2016
Stock market down, scams up
Minnesota Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman is urging investors to be on guard for investment scammers trying to take advantage of fears about the current volatility in the stock market. “When the stock market goes down, the scam market can go up,” said Rothman. “Scam artists...
February 7, 2016 - 5:15am
January 27, 2016
Greater economic future for all
House DFL legislators from across the state unveiled a “Greater Minnesota for All” agenda Monday focused on building a stronger economic future in greater Minnesota through investments in job creation, transportation, and property tax relief. House DFL Leader Paul Thissen and...
January 27, 2016 - 10:55am
January 24, 2016
Beating the bear market
The stock market headlines appeared particularly red and alarming this week after the Dow took a free-fall down 550 points by early afternoon...
January 24, 2016 - 5:00am
January 2, 2016
The good and bad of Minnesota’s economy
Minnesota’s economy is a study in contradictions. So much of the news looks good: near record-low unemployment, overall wage payments rising,...
January 2, 2016 - 5:35am
December 20, 2015
State adds 7,200 jobs
Minnesota employers added 7,200 jobs in November, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). Those figures, combined with October figures that were revised from 1,700 jobs lost to 200 jobs gained,...
December 20, 2015 - 5:30am
December 16, 2015
Low gas prices expected to continue
Gasoline prices that continue to fall are giving consumers a present whenever they fill their tank, thanks to a supply glut. Global production...
December 16, 2015 - 10:03am
November 19, 2015
Gas below $2, may go lower
Santa has arrived at the gas pump. The price of regular unleaded gasoline has dipped below $2 a gallon at several stations in the Fargo-Moorhead area and experts from AAA in North Dakota and Minnesota say they could go lower still, perhaps through February. “If you like low...
November 19, 2015 - 5:50am
November 12, 2015
Gas prices expected to be low for holidays
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have risen 0.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.25/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota.
November 12, 2015 - 5:10am
October 29, 2015
Barometer digs into Minnesota economy
Minnesota employers are pleased with the performance of today’s economy, but they warn that the state’s high costs of doing business – if left uncurbed – could slow additional growth. These are among the findings of the 12th annual Business Barometer co-sponsored by the...
October 29, 2015 - 5:10am
Gas prices down 77 cents from last year
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 8.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.32/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota.
October 29, 2015 - 5:05am
September 10, 2015
Gas prices in MN fall with rest of nation
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 7.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.35/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 6.1 cents per gallon in the...
September 10, 2015 - 5:25am
September 6, 2015
Politicians are failing us on the economy
A couple of months ago, the Congressional Budget Office issued a sobering report on the U.S. economy’s long-term prospects. Not to put too fine a point on it, we’re headed for the fiscal rocks. Federal spending accounts for about 20 percent of the nation’s GDP, the budget...
September 6, 2015 - 5:25am
August 20, 2015
Getting your home ready to sell
As the economy improves, today’s sellers are facing a very different environment than they were before the housing market stumbled in 2006. Today’s housing market features new procedures and standards, not the least of which are continuing borrowing hurdles for prospective...
August 20, 2015 - 5:35am