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Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues: MN leaders start negotiations and twinhome sprinkler requirement nixed
Franken’s rising national profile is no joke: But comedian-turned-senator keeps people laughing
Backyard poultry? Here's how to stay safe
Exploring profession pathways: DLHS students network with local employers during career day
AgweekTV: Every day is Earth Day for farmers
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Yellowjackets edge Lakers by one match
BASEBALL: Raiders even record with win at Win-E-Mac
Nielsen selected as Detroit Lakes’ new AD
FM Youth football registration open
Laker girls sweep Rangers in home opener
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Column: Christianity and "being cool"
Cuisine meets culture: LP-A International Foods class learns to prepare dishes native to variety of cultures
Column: Into the light
Replacement for SSA benefit statement easy to get anytime
Friends & Neighbors
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Two in one: Magnolia's moves to new building, rents extra space to massage therapist
Essentia Health St. Mary's staff honored, donate to nonprofits
DL Public Utilities recognized for electric reliability
Secrets to saving on your summer city vacation
New artist exhibit opens this week at DL's Trinity Lutheran Church
Uglies' beautiful music recognized: Band that got its start in DL to be inducted into SD Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Week of the Young Child: Free, family friendly activities scheduled from April 18-May 4
Children invited to Picture Book Putt Putt this Thursday at the library
New Nordic summer family camp offered through Concordia Language Villages
Richard M. Gordon
Patrick Dwayne Buckanaga Sr.
Harvey W. Henrikson
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Lynn Hummel column: Grunting helps get the job done
Letter: The real reason Trump bombed Syria
Letter: House Speaker Daudt needs to do his job
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
Blane Klemek column: Sora rails thrive in Minnesota marshland
Brad Laabs column: It's over - the ice is no longer safe for ice fishing
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
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'
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