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MN Department of Education Releases 2016 MCA Scores
Crime & Accident Report
If the shoe fits, paint it: Sisters create custom shoes in Bemidji
Bemidji introduces charging stations for electric cars
Angels’ rally falls short in upset loss at Regions
Kate Smith in the field at Resorters
The smell of football is in the air
DL Pro Gal golf tourney results
Royals win DL Major League championship
Young Life Triathlon: Rock the Beach 5K, Kids Run part of the action
Saying goodbye to the old and hello to the new
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Crazy Daze returns to Detroit Lakes Aug. 9
August is National Immunization Awareness Month!
Mannheim Steamroller is coming to Bemidji Nov. 23
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Darla Rae Fisher
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
Ban smoking in rental housing
Here’s how drug law will help
Letter: What’s gone wrong? America has lost its way over the past 60 years
Kudos to Minnesota’s improving credit rating
Wind power destabilizing power grid
Lakes are full, but too warm for muskie
Franklin, Lizzie, Loon won’t get muskies
‘A series of unfortunate events’ in the outdoors
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
September 7, 2013
MN Vikings’ financial report due soon
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans should know a bit more about the Vikings’ ability to pay their share of a new stadium in coming days. However, don’t expect to know how much the Wilf family is worth or learn specifics about their finances. “We expect this report to be finalized...
September 7, 2013 - 12:00pm
August 17, 2013
DL native is influential in Washington
One of Washington’s influential lobbying organizations soon will have a stronger Minnesota leaning with the promotion of a Detroit Lakes native. Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty, president and chief executive officer of the Financial Services Roundtable, on Jan. 1 will make Eric Hoplin,...
August 17, 2013 - 1:00pm
August 9, 2013
Gov. Dayton signs tribal consultation executive order
MAHNOMEN -- With the White Earth Nation flag and tribal and state representatives standing behind him, Gov. Mark Dayton signed an executive order...
August 9, 2013 - 9:19am
August 8, 2013
Lawsuit prompts Dayton to seek Wilf probe
Gov. Mark Dayton wants an investigation into owners of the Minnesota Vikings in light of a New Jersey judge’s critical comments about them this week in a 21-year-old lawsuit. Dayton on Thursday asked the Minnesota Sports Facilities Author-ity to have its lawyers examine a state...
August 8, 2013 - 2:13pm
August 3, 2013
Klobuchar on committee
U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar was named to join the Farm Bill conference committee, which is responsible for crafting the final version of the legislation. Klobuchar is a member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, and worked to create the Senate version of the bill, which passed...
August 3, 2013 - 11:00am
July 17, 2013
US education secretary joins chorus seeking early-childhood funding
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – President Barack Obama’s education secretary told an audience packed with Minnesota educators Tuesday that he would...
July 17, 2013 - 8:00am
Constitutional education session comes to WE
The White Earth Nation is involved in the historic process of constitutional reform; in late September or early October the members of the Nation will be voting on the proposed constitution. In order to prepare voters, educational sessions have been scheduled on and off the reservation...
July 17, 2013 - 7:09am
July 10, 2013
GOP tries to split farm bill
U.S. House Republicans want to remove food stamps from a farm bill, then pass the previously defeated agriculture funding legislation on its own. The effort that surfaced Tuesday comes against advice from farm-state politicians of both parties and more than 500 farm-related groups. “This...
July 10, 2013 - 8:47am
State House committee begins synthetic drug examination
ST. PAUL -- Trying to control dangerous synthetic drugs is a lot like playing the old carnival game whack-a-mole. In the game, every time...
July 10, 2013 - 8:42am
July 7, 2013
MDA announces Value Added Grant recipients
Nearly 50 Minnesota farmers, producers and processors will share $1 million in Value Added Grants distributed by the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA). The Value Added Grant Program helps agricultural producers add value to their businesses resulting in the development...
July 7, 2013 - 7:00am
July 2, 2013
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson: Farm Bill sabotaged
CROOKSTON — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson said changes to food stamps sabotaged a new Farm Bill in the House of Representatives, but he is pushing for new legislation. Dozens of area residents gathered Monday at the University of Minnesota-Crookston campus to visit with politicians...
July 2, 2013 - 8:32am
June 19, 2013
Fed cuts will hurt rural Minnesota
The Farm Bill now being considered by the U.S. House isn’t all about farm programs and food stamps. It also funds rural development programs, and that money will be missed more than most people realize if it goes away, according to St. Paul-based think tank Minnesota 2020. In...
June 19, 2013 - 12:21pm
May 29, 2013
Bachmann calls it quits in U.S. House
ST. PAUL - Eight is enough. That is the message Tea Party darling Michele Bachmann delivered early today when she announced she will leave...
May 29, 2013 - 11:34am
May 26, 2013
Minnesota parent legislation to aid coaches
It’s just one simple sentence, but for Minnesota high school coaches, it could be the difference between remaining on the bench and sitting in the stands. Added to an existing statute on coaching contract renewal will be the following: “The existence of parent complaints must...
May 26, 2013 - 1:00pm
May 22, 2013
DL woman fights daycare union
Detroit Lakes daycare provider Terrie Boyd is making herself very loud and clear at the State Capitol and beyond as she fights against unionizing...
May 22, 2013 - 12:17pm