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Deputy injured when his vehicle was hit while responding to crash near Detroit Lakes
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Crash with injuries in Otter Tail County Friday
Roosevelt teachers say both their jobs are all about service
Region 14C amateur baseball playoffs begin Friday
16U softball state runners-up
Bottom two seeds end Post 15 season
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Post 15 moves on to Sub-state quarterfinals
Birthday wish granted, DL travel agent takes dream vacation
Air travel legislation is ‘an amazing win for consumers’
Fun with fresh fish
Social Security benefits not prorated; start month after turning 62
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
Friends & Neighbors
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Before you invest with a robo advisor...
Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Celebrate reading achievements with an ‘Olympian’ event
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Sheryl "Sheri" Knowles
Marlin M. Ziegler
Cheers to young volunteers
Sound & fury drowns out the issues
ND should have left ‘Red Tomahawk’ image on its 4,000-plus highway signs
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Northwest MN Fishing Report
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
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