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Man apprehended after Highway 59 car chase
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Man in custody after Becker County chase that hit speeds of nearly 120 mph
Search continues for victim after boat collision on Park Rapids lake
Lakers prepare in annual Red White scrimmage
Fergus Falls shuts out Laker tennis
League champions Burnside's win softball tournament title
Second half flurry gives Laker boys first win in 20 games
SOCCER: Last second OT goal lifts Flyers over Laker girls
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
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
Jennifer Lawrence is ranked world's highest paid-actress for second year
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
Roger W. Gottenborg
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
Barbara (Duncan) Erickson
The truth about Muslims in MN
Docs not selling out for sandwhiches
Give credit to Dayton, Tina Smith, for tour of all 87 counties in Minnesota
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Master Gardening Training
'Wise as an old crow' is a true thing
Look close: Don't shoot radio-collared bears
Sad news--more zebra mussels
Electronics now a key part of fishing
September --EMDASH-- Now is the time to...
'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
November 6, 2012
3 million head to Minnesota polls
Three million Minnesotans will exercise their democratic right to vote today as polls show some contests getting tighter. Thousands of volunteers for the two major parties, candidates and two proposed constitutional amendments today continue the frenzied work they have conducted...
November 6, 2012 - 8:32am
October 17, 2012
Peterson, Byberg spar on farm, health care policies
Candidates for Minnesota's 7th Congressional District seat stuck to familiar campaign themes in a debate taped Tuesday for Prairie Public television...
October 17, 2012 - 9:10am
May 4, 2012
Vikings stadium plan to be debated Monday in Minnesota legislature
It will be a Monday night football game like none other. The Minnesota Legislature plans to finally debate a Vikings stadium plan Monday, a...
May 4, 2012 - 9:00am
May 2, 2012
Republicans in midst of stadium plan do-over
Minnesota Republican lawmakers say it is time for a Vikings stadium plan do-over. GOP leaders said Tuesday that they are crafting a plan less...
May 2, 2012 - 8:30am
May 1, 2012
Lawmakers miss deadline, future is foggy
Minnesota lawmakers are unsure what will happen next after they blew past a self-imposed Monday adjournment deadline. "My crystal ball's got...
May 1, 2012 - 9:12am
April 26, 2012
Vikings players visit the Capitol as Senate panel adds racino to stadium funding
A Senate committee voted today to backup Vikings stadium funding by allowing horse-racing tracks to add casinos, a change the bill author said...
April 26, 2012 - 8:36am
April 5, 2012
Gov. Dayton signs parental notification requirement dubbed 'Jacob's Law'
Jacob Gould used to dream of being a professional wrestler, but now the 12-year-old with a new law named after him wants to devote his life to...
April 5, 2012 - 8:52am
April 4, 2012
Lawmaker warns of court challenge over Minnesota wolf season
Minnesota House members approved wolf hunting and trapping seasons on Tuesday despite warnings that the American Indian community may challenge it in court. "When we make laws, we make laws for all the people of Minnesota," Rep. Kerry Gauthier, DFL-Duluth, said, before representatives...
April 4, 2012 - 8:41am
March 30, 2012
Same-sex marriage debate expands around Minnesota
Advocates on both sides of the same-sex marriage debate say they are making progress and will continue to reach out to Minnesotan voters before...
March 30, 2012 - 8:51am
March 28, 2012
Minnesota bill would make users' private social network sites off-limits to employers
Conservative and liberal Minnesota legislators are combining efforts to stop a business practice they say invades job applicants' privacy. National...
March 28, 2012 - 8:31am
March 26, 2012
White Earth plan little heard, but still around
Minnesota legislators talk little about a White Earth Band casino proposal to increase state revenue, but the band leader says she will continue to push it as lawmakers struggle to find money for everything from a stadium to schools. To answer one of the critics' nagging questions,...
March 26, 2012 - 8:50am
March 20, 2012
Minnesota government earns D+ grade from integrity investigation
Minnesota political candidates have gained freedom in how they raise money for elections and state government has been deeply divided over how to spend its money. Those two factors and ethics laws that lack teeth are what is behind a low grade for the state by a group measuring transparency...
March 20, 2012 - 8:55am
March 12, 2012
Six people taken to hospital after head-on collision near Mahnomen
Six people were transported to Mahnomen Health Center Thursday afternoon following a head-on car accident on an icy Minnesota Highway 59 south of Mahnomen. The State Patrol said a 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix driven by a Detroit Lakes man was heading south near mile marker 296 at 3:18...
March 12, 2012 - 11:09am
February 23, 2012
Judge suggests Minnesota Gov. Dayton could have avoided union vote lawsuit
A judge deciding the fate of a child care providers' union election said Wednesday that Gov.
February 23, 2012 - 9:00am
February 17, 2012
Minnesota House OKs laying off teachers based on performance
School officials could lay off teachers based on their effectiveness rather than just how long they have taught under a bill Minnesota representatives approved 68-61 Thursday. "We have an urgency," Rep. Sondra Erickson, R-Princeton, said. "We have students waiting for an answer to...
February 17, 2012 - 9:14am