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Weather Alerts: Blizzard Watch Monday Night and Tuesday
Camp dedicated to military kids
Aaron's Weather Talk: March
Warming Up In March
DL man sentenced for threatening cop
Olson, Freeman qualify for state swimming and diving meet
Lucky Leprechaun 5K Fun Run March 14
Frazee's Tanner Reetz gets redemption with state wrestling title
DL advances to 8AAA basketball section final
Four Laker individuals and three relays advance to 5A swimming finals
Monday Matters: Everyday I Should
Turning back the pages
Learn more about Babe
Park Hotel was first hotel on corner
Friday Matters: Everyday Christian
Friends & Neighbors
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Helping loved ones retire
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
Workforce housing key to economic growth
Do your part to stop pest, AIS invasions
Letter: Congress should protect Minnesota’s waterways
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
Take a trip for early open water fishing
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
September 30, 2008
Bailout splits Minnesota lawmakers -- Collin Peterson votes against it
ST. PAUL - Minnesota's U.S. representatives agree Congress needs to help fix the country's financial crisis, but on Monday divided their votes on a $700 billion plan to do that. Rep. Collin Peterson said congressional leaders need to talk to more lawmakers than they have for the...
September 30, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
Opponent says Peterson missed points
REDWOOD FALLS - Western Minnesota voters have a choice between a powerful U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman and a second-time challenger who thinks a recently enacted farm bill falls short. Republican challenger Glen Menze said on Tuesday that the farm bill, which sets federal...
August 6, 2008 - 9:00am
August 4, 2008
WE Tribal College gets funding for technology
Congressman Collin Peterson announced that the White Earth Tribal and Community College has been awarded $1.4 million from the Economic Development Administration to support construction for the Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship Center in Mahnomen. Dr. Robert "Sonny"...
August 4, 2008 - 12:00am
July 6, 2008
Father-son team to bicycle 500 miles for worthy cause
DETROIT LAKES - Dave Peterson says his upcoming trek through Minnesota is to raise money for Habitat for Humanity, but also to have an enjoyable vacation with his son, Josh. The two are participating in the Habitat 500 -- a 500-plus-mile bike ride to be completed in one week....
July 6, 2008 - 12:00am
May 15, 2008
Letter: Thanks to Collin Peterson for clearing up suspicions
My public gratitude to Congressman Collin C. Peterson and his representing officer in Detroit Lakes, Jodi Dey, for inquiring on my behalf with the Department of Homeland Security and Transportation Security Administration regarding my suspicion that I have been "marked" as suspicious...
May 15, 2008 - 12:00am
April 30, 2008
Letter: Peterson's 'corn' remarks were foolish
I just watched your congressman, Collin Peterson, on the cable business channel, CNBC. They were talking about the new Farm Bill and bio fuels. The interviewers asked Mr. Peterson if he was concerned about the ethanol demand for corn driving up the price of food. Mr. Peterson...
April 30, 2008 - 12:00am
April 26, 2008
Nereson adds Brend, Peterson
Nereson Chevrolet Cadillac Jeep would like to welcome Rodney Brend and Josh Peterson to their sales staff. Brend brings 20 years of automotive sales experience to his new position with Nereson. Brend is a Clifford, N.D., native and currently lives in Detroit Lakes with his wife,...
April 26, 2008 - 12:00am
April 20, 2008
Brief: Ron Peterson recognized
Ronald Peterson, an investment representative for Bremer in Detroit Lakes and a registered representative of Invest Financial Corporation, was recently recognized as one of the Top 100 Invest Financial Corporation Reps as part of Invest's 2008 National Sales Conference in Orlando,...
April 20, 2008 - 12:00am
Menze to challenge Rep. Peterson again
Glen Menze says U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson has sold himself as fiscally conservative to his western Minnesota constituents, but his record in Congress does not reflect that. Menze, a Starbuck accountant and former farmer, announced Tuesday he will try to knock off Peterson in the...
April 20, 2008 - 12:00am