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Couple, four children missing in Nevada found safe in canyon
Home lost to fire on Little Cormorant
Texas actress pleads guilty for ricin-laced letter sent to Obama
One of three teens pleads guilty in death of Willmar, Minn., grandmother
Three arrested in Fargo home break-ins
Wild get just enough offense to beat Sharks
Vikings place TE Rudolph on IR
Ravens storm past Vikings in frantic finish
Frazee Wrestling Preview: Hornets reload for another run at title
Scoring buckets to be strength for Lady Hornets
In the Zone
Snowstorms of the past
Lake Park Audubon High School Honor Rolls
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Krumkake is a uniquely Norwegian delicacy
Area couple helps decorate Tournament of Roses float
Friends & Neighbors
Mark Greenig: Shakespeare fly fishing reels — so many choices
Brad Laabs: Snow makes for sketchy ice conditions
Blane Klemek: Wildlife have their own winter survival techniques
Best start to winter rec season since 2010
12 lakes open to spearing
Twitter shares touch new high, sail past $52
Unemployment rate hits five-year low, eyes on the Fed
Old bar turns into new, cozy ‘Event 34’
Gas prices in MN dip faster than nation
Creative Mix hires new personal stylist
Eric Bergeson: Don’t be cruel, but that’s how we get our laughs
Jeers to poor winter drivers
Randy Wilson: Property tax hikes needed for cities to play catch-up
Our Opinion: Quit putting off that flu vaccine
Lynn Hummel: Imagination and a pile of junk
Pop singer Miley Cyrus named MTV's best artist of 2013
With children now grown, Garth Brooks says he will tour again
Holiday Train’s a-comin’: December 16 stop planned in Detroit Lakes
Danell Haspel: A Homemade Christmas
Terri Schlichenmeyer: ‘The Dogs of Christmas’ is a holiday treasure
BISON TICKET AUCTION: Auction winner is John H at $150!!
March 8, 2013
Minnesota GOP: Gay marriage should not be a priority
ST. PAUL — Republicans call gay marriage a distraction from important duties legislators face, such as passing a state budget. On Thursday, Republican legislators packed a stage during a rally supporting traditional marriage between a man and a woman. About 1,000 people jammed the...
news / legislative
March 8, 2013 - 9:20am
May 23, 2012
Republicans leave convention with problems
Their party faces a $1.3 million debt, ideological differences and lingering questions about a sex scandal, and Republicans leaving their state convention Saturday both acknowledged the problems and kept their chins up. "We don't really have a lot of unity within the party," convention...
May 23, 2012 - 3:47pm
May 25, 2011
Shutdown prep begins as Dayton blames right wing
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota officials are preparing for a July 1 government shutdown after Gov.
May 25, 2011 - 8:39am
May 17, 2011
Republicans defeat Dayton tax plan amid accusations from both sides
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota legislative Republicans went after Democratic Gov.
May 17, 2011 - 9:30pm
July 5, 2010
Former ND Republican Party chairman Emineth may seek similar national post now held by embattled Steele
BISMARCK -- Former North Dakota Republican Party Chairman Gary Emineth told Forum Communications Co. today that he is considering challenging Michael Steele for the national chairman post. However, Emineth said he did not step down as state chairman last week "to take on Chairman...
July 5, 2010 - 7:23pm
October 12, 2008
November election will shape state House
Minnesota House Democrats hope for a supermajority from next month's election. Republicans would be thrilled with simple majority control, but would consider it a success just to narrow the margin Democrats hold. Democratic-Farmer-Laborites must defend seats they narrowly won in...
October 12, 2008 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
Republicans leave, but quotes remain
ST. PAUL - Between a dozen and two dozen speakers took to the podium each of the last three nights of the Republican National Convention, each trying to leave at least one quote in delegates' minds. Some succeeded. Some didn't. "You better look for the sun to rise from the west...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 4, 2008
GOP candidates prepare for battle
DETROIT LAKES - The Minnesota House of Representatives is controlled by the Democrats -- but come election time this fall, the Republicans are hoping to change that. On Tuesday morning, the candidates seeking House seats in Districts 2A and 10B -- Steve Green and Mark Murdock,...
August 4, 2008 - 12:00am
June 2, 2008
Not all Republicans happy
ROCHESTER, Minn. - Many Minnesota Republicans want the party to move further to the political right. Even some presidential hopeful John McCain supporters sound more like backers of maverick candidate Ron Paul, the Texas congressman who has ignited a desire to return to GOP politics...
June 2, 2008 - 12:00am