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No smoking in public housing? New federal smoke-free rule affects Minnesotans
Man wielding knife is arrested in lobby of Becker County Human Services
MnDOT releases statewide freight system plan
Felony charge of violating a restraining order is dismissed
Fluctuating home values?: New software at Becker County Assessor’s Office could be responsible
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Raiders control tempo in victory over Rebels
Trojans use scoring runs to spoil Hornet opener
Laker dance teams kick off season at home Saturday
Laker boys start season with big home stand and new coaching staff
Two-time defending champs heavy favorites in Class A
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Lakes Area Prayer Wall
First Lutheran Foundation of Detroit Lakes
St. Luke's Episcopal Church has a new Little Free Library outside their doors
Friends & Neighbors
It's a farm-fresh family thing: Roasted, Baked in DL set to open
Gas prices up average of three cents in Minnesota
Practical money matters: Focus on credit factors, not credit scores
Tax delinquency list updated
ERA Northland has a new realtor
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
It's beginning to look a lot like...
Lorna M. Schons
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Lorna M. Schons
Dwight E. Teiken
Welcome to Washington, Mr. President-Elect
Letter: Osage gun range story should have focused on neighbors
Editorial: Minnesota is second-most charitable state
What goes around comes around?
This DFLer hopes Trump is a pragmatist
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
Wearing their hearts on their sleeves: Detroit Lakes siblings launch Arktikos clothing line to help polar bears
Duck for President! No, Farmer Brown!: Mock election, book reading, patriotic crafts and more at museum Saturday
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Pine to Palm
September 12, 2008
Poll: McCain turns even race into 14 point lead in ND
BISMARCK - Sen. John McCain leads Sen. Barack Obama by 14 percentage points in North Dakota, a national polling firm said this week. The same company, Rasmussen Reports, has Gov. John Hoeven in position to swamp his opponent, Sen. Tim Mathern, D-Fargo, 68 percent to 28 percent. Polling...
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am
September 8, 2008
Obama campaign announces RV stop Tuesday in Moorhead
U.S. Sen. Barack Obama's presidential campaign is hitting the road in Minnesota this week with RV stops in 24 communities, including a visit to Moorhead Tuesday. Minnesota state Sen. Keith Langseth, D-Glyndon, and Mark Olaf Altenburg, Democratic candidate for the District 9A state...
September 8, 2008 - 3:00pm
September 5, 2008
Obama camp opening 5 more ND offices
BISMARCK - The Barack Obama campaign is opening five more offices in North Dakota today, including a second one in Fargo, and one each in Jamestown and Dickinson. Jan Messerschmidt, communications director for the campaign, said the others are in Devils Lake and Williston. The new...
September 5, 2008 - 8:00am
Zogby Poll: Race for President a dead heat
Republican John McCain's surprise announcement Friday of Alaska Gov.
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
Obama speech fires up delegates
They watched history and plan to make more of it. Minnesota Democrats among the estimated 75,000 who packed into a Denver stadium to hear Sen.
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 28, 2008
Obama inspires delegates
ST. PAUL - They watched history and plan to make more of it. Minnesota Democrats among the estimated 75,000 who packed into a Denver stadium to hear Sen.
August 28, 2008 - 12:00am
Obama endorses Bakken drilling in North Dakota
BISMARCK-Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama has endorsed North Dakota oil drilling in response to the national Republican platform. The GOP adopted a platform Wednesday with an energy plank that doesn't mention drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife, because their candidate,...
August 28, 2008 - 12:00am
August 27, 2008
Minnesota Democrats say they are united
ST. PAUL - Hillary Clinton tried to replace a question mark about her support of Barack Obama Tuesday night with an exclamation point. "Barack Obama is my candidate," Clinton told a raucous Democratic National Convention crowd. "And he must be our president." The New York senator...
August 27, 2008 - 12:00am
August 26, 2008
CONVENTION NOTEBOOK: Klobuchar: Obama led on ethics
ST. PAUL - Amy Klobuchar had barely pulled out of her driveway en route to Washington, before taking her U.S. Senate position nearly two years ago, when Barack Obama was on the telephone. "We weren't even sworn in yet and he was already determined to break the lock the lobbyists...
August 26, 2008 - 12:00am
August 25, 2008
Democratic Convention Notebook: Delegates arrive to color
ST. PAUL - Delegates descended upon Denver in the days leading up to the Democratic National Convention, and Minnesotans said they were eager for the political show to begin. Everyone was enthusiastic on the eve of the convention's first day, Ashleigh Leitch of Willmar said by telephone...
August 25, 2008 - 12:00am
Zogby Poll: Obama scores by picking Biden as running mate; gains ground
ogby Poll: Obama Scores by Picking Biden as Running Mate; Gains Ground Picking Biden seen as a good decision; Vice Presidential candidates seen as much more important in this election UTICA, New York - In a year when three-quarter of voters see the vice presidential candidates as...
August 25, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
New delegates push Obama change theme
ST. PAUL - Jessica Rohloff has been a faithful voter, but not politically active. Barack Obama changed that. "Barack Obama has inspired me to get involved in the whole process," Rohloff said. "I have been waiting for him since 2004, the first time I heard him speak about the America...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
Reuters/Zogby Poll: McCain makes a move, takes 5-point lead over Obama
As Russian tanks rolled into the Republic of Georgia and the presidential candidates met over the weekend in the first joint issues forum of the fall campaign, the latest polling includes drama almost as compelling -- Republican John McCain has taken a five-point lead over Democrat...
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
August 15, 2008
Obama camp to open more N.D. offices
The Barack Obama campaign is aiming for 100 volunteer teams in North Dakota as the presidential race moves into its final weeks, officials said. Fifty teams are already in place, they said Tuesday and training will continue. The current four campaign offices in the state will grow...
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am
August 7, 2008
ATV/Zogby Poll toss-Up: McCain 42 percent, Obama 41 percent as undecided voters increase
UTICA, New York - A national Associated TV/Zogby International telephone poll of 1,011 likely voters conducted July 31-Aug. 1 finds Republican Sen. John McCain taking a razor-thin 42%-41% lead over Democrat Sen. Barack Obama in the race for the U.S. presidency. The margin between...
August 7, 2008 - 12:00am