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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
January 7, 2016
Book chronicles love story behind first gay marriage in U.S.
There’s always been a picket fence in your future. You could just picture it: charming spouse, two-point-five kids, minivan, Cape Cod with...
January 7, 2016 - 5:15am
June 26, 2015
North Dakota abides same-sex marriage mandate
North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple said Friday morning the state will follow the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision outlawing bans on same-sex marriage, and some county officials - including those in Fargo - say they’re ready to do some immediately. “The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled...
June 26, 2015 - 12:58pm
November 24, 2013
Capitol Chatter: Group making gay marriage an election issue
ST. PAUL —Some say the gay marriage debate is behind Minnesotans, but it has a way of coming back again and again a year after Minnesotans voted to not ban same-sex marriage and four months after it became legal. The Minnesota for Marriage organization, which promoted a gay marriage...
November 24, 2013 - 8:44am
November 16, 2013
Gay couple wed on Leech Lake reservation
CASS LAKE, Minn. -- “Ladies and gentlemen, may I present to you Arnold and Matthew, partners for life.” And with that, what is believed...
November 16, 2013 - 9:12am
October 21, 2013
Gay Marriage becomes legal In N.J. after Christie drops opposition
By Ellen Wulfhorst (Reuters) - New Jersey on Monday became the 14th U.S. state to legalize gay marriage after Governor Chris Christie withdrew his administration's legal opposition to same-sex nuptials. The governor's decision, which came just hours after same-sex couples began...
October 21, 2013 - 11:00am
August 2, 2013
Gay marriage debate is not over yet
ST. PAUL — More than 100 same-sex couples across Minnesota married soon after it became legal Thursday, setting off celebrations big and small,...
August 2, 2013 - 3:27pm
August 1, 2013
Groups pledge to continue fighting gay marriage
ST. PAUL -- Today is a day same-sex couples throughout Minnesota celebrate their newly legal marriages and a day when conservative groups pledge to continue their fight against gay marriage. Hours after a new state law allowed gays to wed, those who have fought gay marriage for...
August 1, 2013 - 11:19am
Big, small gatherings usher in gay marriage in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota same-sex couples wed both in large groups and intimate settings early today as state law specifically allows gay marriages...
August 1, 2013 - 11:07am
June 27, 2013
Pro-gay marriage group promises candidate financial aid
ST. PAUL -- The main group promoting Minnesota gay marriage for the last two years has announced another 10 state lawmakers it will financially support because their pro-gay marriage votes could put them in political jeopardy. The rural and suburban lawmakers, added to five earlier...
June 27, 2013 - 8:31am
Married Minnesota gays will gain tax, pension, other federal benefits
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota same-sex couples who can wed beginning in a little more than a month will receive the same benefits as other married couples after the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled unconstitutional a federal law that did not recognize gay marriage. Among the most...
June 27, 2013 - 8:07am
June 26, 2013
Gay marriage licenses not yet available in Becker Co.
Gay couples in Becker County will have to hold off on applying for marriage licenses within the county, at least for a while. According to Becker County Chief Deputy Recorder Kathy Ohman, the program used in applying for marriage licenses is currently being re-vamped within the...
June 26, 2013 - 11:49am
May 23, 2013
Minnesotans will feel legislative session impact
ST. PAUL -- Legislative sessions have consequences, and 2013’s version will be felt by many Minnesotans. Republicans say Minnesotans of...
May 23, 2013 - 9:48am
May 15, 2013
Gay couples ready for married rights
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s gay community never has known such joy. That joy showed Tuesday night as American and rainbow flags flew in front...
May 15, 2013 - 9:36am
Same-sex marriage facts
ST. PAUL -- Here are highlights of the gay marriage issue in Minnesota: The law Minnesota law has restricted marriage to between men and women, but a bill the governor signed Tuesday evening allow “civil marriages” between any two people other than close family members. The...
May 15, 2013 - 7:30am
May 14, 2013
Minnesota senators ‘vote for love’
ST. PAUL -- Love and marriage soon will go together for Minnesota gays like they do for straight couples. “Vote yes for love,” Minnesota...
May 14, 2013 - 10:58am