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5-year-old fighting for life after tragic farm accident
A 'Fly Night' in DL
Clarification on river study
True Islam: educating muslims and non-muslims to combat fear
Healthy Vikings look for bounceback season
Bombers ready to unload on opponents
Lakers start tennis season at Highway 10 tourney
Laker XC teams host Make the Lake run
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
Tasty summer slaw Recipe showcases fresh veggies, ND canola oil
Friends & Neighbors
'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Man of 1,000 voices
Headwaters Center programming resumes Sept. 6 in Armory Square
Medora Musical ticket sales break 100,000
Down to the Nitty Gritty: McEuen talks Dirt Band, Music on the Mountain
Let your local library help you update your home
Roger W. Gottenborg
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
Barbara (Duncan) Erickson
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Columnist Rob Port has secret agenda--affiliated with the Koch brothers
The tale of my trip to Denmark, it's the 'perfect country for me'
Letter: Democrats are dead wrong on their energy platform
Electronics now a key part of fishing
Hundreds to attend Hiking Fest Aug. 27 at Itasca Park
This songbird has a killer attitude
Wolves are intelligent and social
'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
Theater for everyone
Pine to Palm
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
May 21, 2013
Franken still frustrated with gas prices
U.S. Sens. Al Franken, D-Minn., and Ron Wyden, D-Ore., today pressed the nation’s top energy official to act quickly to address recent spikes...
May 21, 2013 - 11:53am
May 1, 2013
Health care marketplace board members ready to work
ST. PAUL — Phil Norgaard uttered words seldom heard in the meeting-filled Minnesota Capitol: “I can’t wait to get to some meetings.” The...
May 1, 2013 - 10:00am
Bipartisan group in Congress opposes charge for coming from Canada to U.S.
FARGO -- Andrew Chan of Winnipeg fidgeted with his smartphone as he waited for his friends to finish browsing the Best Buy Mobile store at West...
May 1, 2013 - 8:23am
April 24, 2013
Heitkamp: Let states tax Internet sales
In her maiden speech on the floor of the U.S. Senate Tuesday, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., called for the federal government to “level the playing field” and allow states to collect sales taxes on Internet sales. The Marketplace Fairness Act, of which Heitkamp is a co-sponsor,...
April 24, 2013 - 8:36am
April 23, 2013
Minnesota House considers $15.7 billion education plan
ST. PAUL -- Education funding, the largest single part of the Minnesota budget, would rise $550 million in the next two years under a House Democratic...
April 23, 2013 - 12:43pm
April 18, 2013
Water key part of outdoors measure
ST. PAUL -- Water plays a critical role in economic development and environmental concerns, but Minnesota lawmakers do not agree on how potential...
April 18, 2013 - 8:15am
April 17, 2013
Eken casts deciding vote on state pay raise
ST. PAUL — Kent Eken sat with 65 other Minnesota senators for several long minutes late Tuesday afternoon, waiting on the outcome of a vote that would approve state legislative and executive branch pay raises. With two big voting boards in the Senate chamber showing a 33-33 tie...
April 17, 2013 - 11:34am
April 12, 2013
Senate wants to give youngest the biggest boost
ST. PAUL -- The need to spend more money on early-childhood education is simple for Nancy Jost: “It helps children get ready for life.” With...
April 12, 2013 - 8:15am
April 11, 2013
Nixed gas tax could delay transportation projects
ST. PAUL -- Maybe next year. That is what state lawmakers in charge of the transportation budget are saying about major transit and road projects,...
April 11, 2013 - 8:47am
April 10, 2013
Minnesota House DFL aims high with education goals
ST. PAUL — Goals of 100 percent high school graduation, every third-grader being able to read, ending an achievement gap and all students being...
April 10, 2013 - 8:09am
Students shadow legislators
What do the Legacy Foundation and K-12 school finance have in common? Both topics were discussed in the Minnesota legislative committee sessions....
April 10, 2013 - 7:00am
April 8, 2013
Gov. Dayton proposes $750 million bonding bill, adding 21,000 jobs
ST. PAUL - Gov. Mark Dayton says 21,000 people would get jobs if the Legislature funds his $750 million public works project proposal. The Democratic...
April 8, 2013 - 1:28pm
April 5, 2013
When it comes to taxes in Minnesota, what is ‘fair’?
ST. PAUL – Making Minnesota’s tax system fair is a key goal for state lawmakers and the governor. But the definition of tax fairness is more elusive than it might seem. “Fairness is certainly in the eye of the beholder,” University of Illinois Professor J. Fred Giertz of the...
April 5, 2013 - 6:00pm
April 4, 2013
Communities pitch public work projects
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota communities have plenty of suggestions for how to spend state dollars borrowed for public works projects. In fact, they...
April 4, 2013 - 8:36am