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DLHS students excel in state, national choirs
Fire kills Brainerd man; building a complete loss
GOP pushes tax relief on Social Security, veterans benefits
Blizzard’s punch padded by March sunlight
Nuclear power moratorium debate returns
Three Lakers named to All-Section 8A hockey team
Cowboys upset Nuggets in 8AA south basketball final
Waubun falls in Section 6A semifinals
Laker duo ready to enjoy state swimming and diving meet
Intense state final caps Huwe’s wrestling season
Pork replaces veal in this tasty saltimbocca dish
Earnings test doesn’t usually include pre- retirement income
Protect, detect and report Medicare fraud
Wednesday Matters: Everyday Praying Life
Students on Bethel University dean’s list
Friends & Neighbors
Leaner Target has Minnesota worried
Arctic Cat acquires riding gear company
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Federal shield law sorely needed
An Oscar for school bus drivers
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
Workforce housing key to economic growth
Do your part to stop pest, AIS invasions
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
May 6, 2014
Minn. kindergartner brings gun to school, all students safe
BENSON, Minn. — A kindergarten student brought a gun to a Benson elementary school Tuesday morning. In a news release, Swift County Sheriff John Holtz said the sheriff’s office, Benson Police and Northside Elementary officials were notified of the situation just after 8 a.m....
May 6, 2014 - 1:30pm
April 30, 2014
House votes to keep guns away from domestic abusers
ST. PAUL -- A compromise between gun supporters and those who want to protect domestic abuse victims won overwhelming approval in the House on Wednesday as representatives voted to keep guns out of the hands of abusers. "We know that the presence of a gun during a highly volatile...
news / legislative
April 30, 2014 - 4:30pm
November 27, 2013
Committee votes down plans to keep guns out of Capitol
Efforts to ban guns from the Minnesota Capitol failed Tuesday, but they could come back for further debate before a Capitol security advisory committee presents its final report to the Legislature. The issue has been discussed for years, never more than this year, when anti-gun...
news / legislative
November 27, 2013 - 10:00am
October 11, 2013
Tax revenues mixed early in state fiscal year
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota sales and personal income tax receipts were up in the first three months of the state fiscal year as state revenues came in just short of projections. Minnesota Management and Budget on Thursday reported that overall state tax collections were down $2 million,...
news / legislative
October 11, 2013 - 10:54am
October 10, 2013
Teen who received gun as graduation gift pleads guilty in shooting
ALEXANDRIA, S.D. - A Plankinton teen pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of aggravated assault for shooting another teenager with a pistol he had been given as a high school graduation present. Logan Evans, 18, entered his plea during circuit court at the Hanson County Courthouse. In...
news / crime
October 10, 2013 - 8:36am
July 9, 2013
Bayfield County teen accidentally shoots himself, then blames robber
A Bayfield County teenager who accidentally shot himself Sunday initially claimed he was shot by a stranger to avoid getting into trouble with his family. Bayfield County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a Delta Township address around 7 p.m. for a report that a 16-year-old boy...
news / accidents
July 9, 2013 - 8:29am
April 2, 2013
Moorhead mom shocked by her New York gun arrest
Fargo - Beth Arneson Ferrizzi and her husband will welcome their first child together in June, but it might seem less laborious after what she went through delivering his handgun to him last week. Ferrizzi was arrested last Tuesday at New York’s LaGuardia Airport as she tried to...
April 2, 2013 - 10:04am
March 6, 2013
Dilworth man jailed on seizure of 32 pounds of pot, $25K in cash, AK-47
DILWORTH – Police arrested a man at his home here Tuesday afternoon and seized drugs that authorities said could be worth more than $250,000, including 32 pounds of marijuana. According to a news release from Moorhead police Lt. Tory Jacobson, officers also seized an AK-47 assault...
news / crime
March 6, 2013 - 3:21pm
February 8, 2013
Canadian arrested in Grand Forks in alleged international gun smuggling scheme
A Canadian man was arrested this week by federal agents at a Grand Forks motel after they say he took $24,000 in cash for six guns he thought would be smuggled into Canada. Shawn Hartnell, 29, appeared in federal court in Grand Forks on Wednesday. According to Assistant U.S.
news / crime
February 8, 2013 - 8:24am
February 4, 2013
Minnesota lawmakers ready for rapid-fire gun debate
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota lawmakers are pulling the trigger on gun-related legislation. Hours of House committee gun-related hearings are scheduled...
February 4, 2013 - 10:30am
June 5, 2009
Air guns -- a great way to introduce youth to shooting
When you were a kid, you probably had a BB gun. Mine was a Buck Jones special, made by Daisy Manufacturing Company of Rogers, Ark. Daisy is no little outfit. It is huge, and owns patents on a full range of shooting products. Daisy air rifles spewed out a pellet, which is midway in...
June 5, 2009 - 1:57pm
May 8, 2009
President Obama's unexpected position on guns
When Barrack Obama was elected President last November, all of us who hold dear the right to own sporting firearms for target or sport hunting fully expected a slew of new laws to be enacted that would be the beginning of the end to personal firearms ownership in the U.S.A. Strangely,...
May 8, 2009 - 2:39pm