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A storied past: Oak Grove Cemetery Walk deemed a huge success
Detroit Lakes’ first official Dog Park will have its grand opening on Thursday
Lord, give me a sign: OK, how about 10 of them?
AgweekTV: Drought Troubles
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Thielen draws a crowd at Norseman Motors
Grunewald inspires; Ukkelberg third at USATF decathlon
State BMX Championship Series in DL July 1-2
Lamoureux campers, organizers wrapping up successful venture
Vikings' special teams spots up for grabs
What your grandchild can teach you about Social Security
Unearthing history:Minnesota couple seeks to remember the 'forgotten woman'
Column: The most significant Minnesota address in 1790
Turning back the pages
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Could you turn your hobby into a career?
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent in May
BTD Manufacturing ramps up production capacity with new machines
A flavor for everyone: McKinley Nutrition serves teas, shakes in McKinley Plaza
If your old AC no longer beats the heat, it may be time for a new one
MSUM Summer Cinema Series opens July 10: Four summer Mondays to feature silent films and live music
Richwood Winery to host Summer Solstice Festival on Saturday
'A kind of merry war': Shakespeare in the Park's 'Much Ado' opens Thursday at DL's City Park
Duluth benefit concert to spotlight Native American artists
It's time to party!: Oak Crossing fundraiser set for June 23 at Holy Rosary
Richard P. Molstre
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Richard M. Lynch
Opinion: Congress needs to reassert itself on use of force
Letter: New health law must cover pre-existing conditions
Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Who is the source of this hateful political climate?
Guest Editorial: Avoid trouble at your door
Blane Klemek column: Discovering the scarlet tanager
Column: Fishing and finances
Blane Klemek column: Cuckoos feast on forest tent caterpillars
Warm water fishing is here, time to adjust
Blane Klemek column: Saying goodbye to an old friend
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
March 3, 2016
Teachers earn credits at OT power seminar
Otter Tail Power Company will sponsor up to 10 teachers from its Minnesota and South Dakota service area to attend the Lignite Energy Council’s 31st annual Teacher Education Seminar: Energy, Economics and Environment. This seminar will take place June 13-16 at Bismarck State College’s...
March 3, 2016 - 5:30am
March 1, 2016
Anti-pipeline protesters interrupt Dayton speech at water summit
Anti-pipeline protesters interrupted Gov. Mark Dayton Saturday as he spoke to more than 800 Minnesotans at a summit about how to clean the state’s...
March 1, 2016 - 3:12pm
February 21, 2016
Enbridge pushes back pipeline projects
Another delay on the time table of two oil pipeline projects in northern Minnesota has opponents of the projects declaring victory. Enbridge...
February 21, 2016 - 5:20am
February 18, 2016
Otter Tail Power seeks to raise Minnesota electricity rates
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – Otter Tail Power Co. filed a request Tuesday with the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission seeking to raise electricity...
February 18, 2016 - 8:17am
February 17, 2016
Greater MN Gas plans to expand rural coverage
An unusual energy company is bringing natural gas service to parts of rural Becker County. Greater Minnesota Gas, Inc., of Le Sueur, Minn., last year extended its natural gas network to the Lake Sallie, Lake Melissa and Pelican Lake areas in Becker and Otter Tail counties. Residents...
February 17, 2016 - 11:19am
February 12, 2016
Enbridge calls regulatory action on Sandpiper ‘unreasonable’
Enbridge Energy on Monday called an order by regulators in the Sandpiper pipeline permitting process “unlawful and unreasonable” and requested it be altered. The company’s complaint centers on when an Environmental Impact Statement, or environmental study of the proposed crude...
February 12, 2016 - 5:35am
February 11, 2016
This region has the cheapest gasoline
The cheapest gasoline prices in over twelve years are showing up in some lucky states in the heart of the nation, with previously unthinkable 99-cent gasoline becoming a strong possibility as wholesale gas prices plunge amidst growing supply. GasBuddy reports that nine states in the...
February 11, 2016 - 5:35am
February 4, 2016
Gasoline prices just keep on falling lower
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 3.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.62 per gallon recently, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.5 cents per gallon...
February 4, 2016 - 5:20am
January 13, 2016
Enbridge wins 1 on Sandpiper
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on Monday sided with Enbridge Energy and rejoined the need and route permit proceedings for the proposed...
January 13, 2016 - 11:22am
January 7, 2016
Gas prices still cheap in DL, Fargo-Moorhead
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have risen 0.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.85 per gallon Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 0.5 cents per gallon in...
January 7, 2016 - 5:25am
December 31, 2015
Low gas prices here, but not in California
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 2.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.84 per gallon on Dec. 27, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has not moved in the last week...
December 31, 2015 - 5:20am
December 17, 2015
Sandpiper must do env. review
The Minnesota Supreme Court on Tuesday denied a request for review by Enbridge Energy and state regulators of a lower court’s ruling in September that the proposed Sandpiper crude oil pipeline requires further environmental study. In a document signed by Chief Justice Lorie Gildea,...
December 17, 2015 - 5:50am
Safest option for Bakken oil: Pipelines
These arguments seem to arise more than ever. A conglomeration of farmers wants to start a dairy operation in a rural county, but is met with strong opposition by neighbors concerned about noise and odor. But if not in a rural area, where? An energy company considers a wind farm on...
December 17, 2015 - 5:20am
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
December 13, 2015
Oil pipelines still in limbo after three years
Small-town coffee shops. State commission hearings. The Minnesota Court of Appeals. Two Enbridge pipeline projects that would traverse northern Minnesota have been discussed in just about every venue in the state -- and there’s still so much more to do before the Sandpiper and Line...
December 13, 2015 - 5:15am