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DL cop, ex-convict facing off in court: Both allege years of harassment, both seek restraining orders
Four charged in White Earth heroin investigation
WATCH: Flames engulf Perrywinkle Marketplace in Otter Tail County
Construction begins on Fish Lake Dam makeover
Health and Wellness in Becker County: Summit addresses challenges, highlights reasons to celebrate
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Laker gymnasts four-peat at state
Pirates end Laker season in overtime
Outside shooting leads Alex over Laker boys
Gorden a finalist for NHSACA coach of the year
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Francis R. "Butch" Bellanger
Merlin V. Thompson
Sheena Marie Butcher
Rosemary Alice (Savig) Zurn
Thomas Wayne Block
Gun violence: Inaction is deafening with every shot
A great president: I (still) like Ike
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
October 8, 2011
Minnesota local officials ready for property taxpayers' blast
October 8, 2011 - 11:15am
September 15, 2011
GOP leader: State contribution to new Vikings arena 'not going to happen'
Minnesota doesn't have the capacity or tax base to be able to chip in $300 million toward a new Minnesota Vikings stadium in Arden Hills, House...
September 15, 2011 - 8:57am
August 16, 2011
President Obama in Minnesota
CANNON FALLS, Minn.
August 16, 2011 - 9:02am
July 23, 2011
Dayton was right that budget would bring pain
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans knew, or should have known, that the final state budget would not please people. "My proposed budget solution will be...
July 23, 2011 - 11:25am
July 22, 2011
Minnesota government reopens after 20 days
ST. PAUL -- "Open" signs began to appear around Minnesota state government today, with most functions expected to resume by early next week after a 20-day government shutdown. "The guys are out mowing the campground," Jay Cooke State Park manager Eunice Luedtke said. "We have to...
July 22, 2011 - 8:29am
July 20, 2011
So long, farewell to 2011 budget session
ST. PAUL -- House Speaker Kurt Zellers hugged Senate Majority Leader Amy Koch and the two called it a session early today after Minnesota legislators passed a budget spending $35.7 billion in the next two years. Once Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton signs the nine budget bills this morning,...
July 20, 2011 - 8:21am
July 15, 2011
MINNESOTA SHUTDOWN: Monday is goal for special budget session
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota leaders hope a special legislative session starts Monday to finish the state budget and end a state government shutdown. Gov....
July 15, 2011 - 2:16pm
July 14, 2011
Dayton offers to end shutdown by offering to accept GOP proposal
MINNEAP0LIS -- Gov. Mark Dayton says ending the state government shutdown is so important that he is willing to drop his long-held demand to increase taxes on Minnesota's top earners. His announcement this morning was convincing enough to Republicans who control the Legislature to...
July 14, 2011 - 1:42pm
Lawmakers seek continued road work
ST. PAUL -- Schools get money during Minnesota's state government shutdown, so a pair of legislative transportation leaders say road construction funding also should continue. A judge hearing the case gave them little hope that she would allow resumption of the 98 road construction...
July 14, 2011 - 9:08am
July 13, 2011
Most Minnesota lawmakers still accepting paychecks during government shutdown
As Minnesota's government shutdown entered its 12th day today, most legislators were still collecting paychecks -- despite an ongoing budget impasse that has furloughed more than 20,000 state workers, halted road construction and affected people and programs across the state. Democratic...
July 13, 2011 - 8:44am
July 12, 2011
Dayton takes budget message around Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Gov.
July 12, 2011 - 8:19am
July 8, 2011
MINNESOTA SHUTDOWN: 'We want to work for Minnesota'
CROOKSTON - Robert Goosen said he's been in this situation before. "I guess I'm kind of used to getting laid off," he said. He chuckled as he...
July 8, 2011 - 8:10am
July 7, 2011
MINNESOTA SHUTDOWN: Lawmakers pessimistic about quick shutdown
ST. PAUL - Count many Minnesota legislators among those who expect a long government shutdown. "My gut tells me that if this goes two weeks,...
July 7, 2011 - 8:33am
July 6, 2011
Minnesota Government Shutdown: Budget talks resume with agreement to talk more
ST. PAUL - Minnesota state government is in a partial shutdown and the first budget negotiations in days resulted in nothing more than an agreement...
July 6, 2011 - 11:27am
June 30, 2011
Shutdown chances increase as budget talks break up late
ST. PAUL -- A Minnesota government shutdown became more likely Wednesday with each tick of the clock. Budget talks ended late Wednesday without...
June 30, 2011 - 8:54am