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Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
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Lakers pick up big section sweep at home
Lakers fall to defending section champs
Haire impresses at UMC spring game
Smith selected to NCAA Regionals
Lakers move up to No. 8 in Class AAA
Column: The American Revolution's big winners, big losers
Turning back the pages
She gave 'er a good run...: Firehose used to fight 1914 fire finds new home at Becker County Museum
It's National Stress Awareness Month: Take some time to unwind
LCRC, Kinship adopt a highway: 'Kick Off Cleanup' held on Earth Day
Friends & Neighbors
Perham's Papacito's permeates Detroit Lakes
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
MN gas prices down since last week
SJE-Rhombus receives chapter 2017 ESOP Company of the Year award
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Styx to take stage at Shooting Star May 5
Rosanne Cash coming to Holmes Theatre May 5
Canine lovers, take note: National Puppy Day is almost here
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Willow Skye Forsberg
Janice L. Herman
Neil Daniel "Peel" Englund
Letter: Trump's extra security costs: Maybe he's worth it?
Letter: Where do our federal tax dollars go?
Lynn Hummel column: The spirit of Johnny Appleseed
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
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
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
January 17, 2017
Bill proposes delaying parts of new ND medical marijuana law
BISMARCK—North Dakota lawmakers were adamant Monday, Jan. 16, that they were not trying to deny the will of the people with a proposal...
January 17, 2017 - 9:22am
November 9, 2016
Medical marijuana measure passes in North Dakota
FARGO — A ballot measure seeking to legalize medical marijuana in North Dakota cruised to an easy victory on Tuesday night. In complete...
November 9, 2016 - 11:17am
February 20, 2016
N.D. marijuana measures not equal
It is possible, but not probable, that North Dakotans will vote on two marijuana legalization measures in November. One measure – a medical marijuana proposal – has received the OK from the secretary of state to circulate signature petitions. The other – a full-blown decriminalization...
February 20, 2016 - 5:50am
January 13, 2016
Not all Minnesota doctors on board with medical marijuana
ST. PAUL – Many Minnesota doctors question the use of medical marijuana. An informal survey presented to a committee of Minnesota legislators and others involved with the subject Tuesday showed many doctors do not think they know enough about the subject to recommend their patients...
January 13, 2016 - 8:46am
December 30, 2015
New marijuana strain provides help without any intoxicating effects
A new strain of marijuana plant could slash costs for medical cannabis users in Minnesota. Minnesota Medical Solutions, one of two medical cannabis...
December 30, 2015 - 11:28am
November 26, 2015
Medical marijuana backers hope to start collecting signatures soon
Supporters of a proposed ballot measure to legalize medical marijuana in North Dakota hope to start collecting petition signatures next week, the chairman of the sponsoring committee said. Rilie Ray Morgan of Fargo said the corrected version of the petition was expected to be sent...
November 26, 2015 - 5:00am
July 2, 2015
Medical marijuana arrives in Minnesota as parties look to the future
MINNEAPOLIS – Stakeholders in Minnesota's push for legalizing medical marijuana took time to acknowledge the law's debut Wednesday as a success,...
July 2, 2015 - 8:32am
July 1, 2015
Sanford, Essentia taking different approaches as Minn. legalizes medical pot
MOORHEAD – Minnesota's introduction today of medical marijuana—a program some consider one of the nation's most restrictive—appeared poised...
July 1, 2015 - 10:08am
Minnesota's medical marijuana law takes effect today
MINNEAPOLIS - The early hour gave the moment a subdued feel, but three of the first people affected by Minnesota’s new medical marijuana law were feeling a flood of emotion. The state’s medical marijuana went into effect Wednesday, and the prospect of medical marijuana has...
July 1, 2015 - 10:06am
June 18, 2015
'We will drop the stigma' - Minnesota marijuana grower offers a peek
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. -- Lest anyone doubt that the production facility for LeafLine Labs, one of two Minnesota manufacturers of medical cannabis,...
June 18, 2015 - 2:21pm
June 4, 2015
Survey: Minnesota docs hesitant about medical marijuana
Minnesota's doctors may be slow to embrace medical marijuana, a survey suggests. In a survey released on Wednesday by the Minnesota Medical Association, 68 percent of 457 physicians who responded said they they do not plan to participate in the program to provide marijuana in the...
June 4, 2015 - 8:34am
May 6, 2015
Two Minnesota companies set to start distributing medicine made from marijuana July 1
OTSEGO, Minn. — Minnesota’s marijuana makeover was kicked into high gear Tuesday with a tour of a new cannabis-growing plant. “Nine...
May 6, 2015 - 8:44am
April 30, 2015
Minnesota Department of Health approves medical marijuana testing labs
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Health, which says it’s still on track to start its unique smoke-free version of a medical marijuana program this summer, has approved two laboratories to test the composition and purity of cannabis medications produced by Minnesota’s two...
April 30, 2015 - 8:24am
February 23, 2015
Medical marijuana workers unionize in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- The union that represents thousands of Minnesota food workers is celebrating its newest members — the state’s medical marijuana workers. Employees at Otsego-based Minnesota Medical Solutions have ratified a contract under the auspices of the United Food and Commercial...
February 23, 2015 - 5:00am
January 24, 2015
Fight for medical marijuana fires up in ND
If you ask Rilie Morgan, it’s time for North Dakota to make medical marijuana legal. The affable silver-haired financial planner, who goes...
January 24, 2015 - 10:30am