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Manslaughter charge filed against father of Moorhead baby who died in van
Despite brief scare, WE Fest will be able to sell beer
Moderate Republican enters race against Franken
Rollover crash sends Lake Park man to hospital
Perham falls in Minnesota Class 2A state baseball championship game
Swimming with the Detroit Lakes Sunfish
Brauch leads Perham baseball to 1st round win
Detroit Lakes boys' two-year state reign ends
Laker girls' golf team claims second-straight state championship
In the Zone
Piano students perform, earn honors
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Nodsle on dean’s list
Goeun Park: Skinny does not equal pretty
Berit Ramstad Skoyles: A good day for the red block
Friends & Neighbors
Mark Greenig: The Marble Co. is not what you think
Brad Laabs: Tips and tricks passed down from angler to angler
AIS training session set June 25 in Detroit Lakes
Blane Klemek: Two chapters of the National Audubon Society are in NW MN
DNR: Let wildlife remain wild
Health costs, taxes, new regs are top manufacturer worries
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Rained out: Weather a mixed bag for business
Dairy farmers honored for top cow care
Students, new summer jobs, and the IRS
Opinion: Let lawmakers taketh away, not giveth
Opinion: United States flag is deserving of respect
Eric Bergeson: Playing the old piano on a rainy day
DLHS swimming graduation requirement set it apart
Opinion: Stay safe on roads this summer
Missoula Children’s Theatre looking for child actors
This Week in Entertainment
Danell Haspel: Sewing your summer away
Nicholas David will headline July 7 event at the Fargo Theatre
Waconia man takes first place in philosophy debate
John David Carlson
Patti C. Crow
John David Carlson
June Summer Scene
Street Faire: Artisans will line Washington, share wares
Hope Fest: Petra to perform at annual music festival
Farmers markets: two now open - People's Park, The Depot
Flea market - Artisan Fair added on Saturdays this year
Clearbrook, Minn., man sentenced for sexual assault
A 61-year-old Clearbrook, Minn., man will report to Clearwater County jail next week to serve six months behind bars and 25 years probation after pleading guilty to sexual crimes with...
news / crime
Tue, Mar 05, 2013 - 8:29am
Red plus blue equals purple bipartisanship
ST. PAUL -- Two Minnesota senators want to form a "purple" caucus to bring lawmakers from both parties together. Sens. Roger Reinert, DFL-Duluth, and Jeremy Miller, R-Winona, said there is...
Tue, Mar 05, 2013 - 8:26am
Duluth man charged in inmate pencil attack
SUPERIOR, Wis. - A jailed Duluth, Minn., man accused of attacking another inmate with a pencil after the two had words during breakfast is scheduled to make an appearance in...
news / crime
Tue, Mar 05, 2013 - 8:25am
Duluth diner picks up others' tabs just for fun
Dean Davidson's habit started with an impulse. "One day I walk into Bridgeman's and there was a bunch of people, and I said this would be kind of cool if...
Mon, Mar 04, 2013 - 9:26am
F-M area in for 6 inches of snow; more expected to the north
A winter storm is bearing down on the region today, bringing with it as much as a foot of snow in the northern Red River Valley. The Fargo-Moorhead area likely...
Mon, Mar 04, 2013 - 8:41am
White House says Minnesota would feel sequester
The White House claims thousands of jobs are at stake with today's beginning of a federal sequester, automatic cuts in most federal programs. Here are some cuts the White House...
news / business
Thu, Feb 28, 2013 - 11:46am
Minnesota lawmakers learn deficit shrinks to $627 million
ST. PAUL - Minnesota's projected budget deficit for the next two years is lower than expected at $627 million, the Minnesota Management and Budget reported this morning. Legislators and Gov...
Thu, Feb 28, 2013 - 10:21am
Electric Asian carp barrier clears Minnesota legislative committee
ST. PAUL -- State legislators are moving ahead with plans to build an electric barrier in the Mississippi River to stop the spread of Asian carp. A bill instructing the...
outdoors / news
Thu, Feb 28, 2013 - 8:22am
Gay marriage debate revisits Minnesota Capitol
ST. PAUL -- Those on opposite sides of the same-sex marriage debate use the same argument: It is about families. Both camps made their case Wednesday as Minnesota lawmakers released...
Thu, Feb 28, 2013 - 8:18am
Butanol may join ethanol as farm-based fuel in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota farmers soon could produce a new biofuel, butanol. "We see Minnesota as being a tremendous place to produce butanol," said Adam Schubert of Butamax, a company...
Thu, Feb 28, 2013 - 8:15am
Breckenridge homeowner turns Taser on four burglary suspects
BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. - Four men are in custody after police here said the victim reported them trying to kick down the door of his home in the 400 block of...
news / crime
Thu, Feb 28, 2013 - 8:12am
Minnesota has lots of unclaimed finances
Minnesota's Unclaimed Property Program was created in 1969 to ensure that money that businesses owed to Minnesotans was held in the public interest and returned to the extent possible to...
business briefs / business
Wed, Feb 27, 2013 - 11:51am
Mahube-Otwa receives grant
At a rally with volunteers from across Minnesota in the Capitol Rotunda, Lieutenant Governor Yvonne Prettner Solon announced that six local service organizations are receiving over $700,000 in new grants...
Wed, Feb 27, 2013 - 11:25am
Lawmakers consider doubling Minnesota tourism budget
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's resorts, government and residents would benefit from a larger tourism marketing effort, supporters of a bill to double its state support told a House committee. Rep...
Wed, Feb 27, 2013 - 9:08am
Lawmakers want to increase elderly funding
ST. PAUL -- A proposal to increase Minnesota long-term care funding could help elder care as baby boomers prepare to retire, supporters say, but overall state budget questions threaten its...
Wed, Feb 27, 2013 - 9:01am