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GIRLS HOCKEY: Prowlers complete season sweep of DL
Pins galore in Laker wrestlers first dual
Lakers rout Rebels in season-opener
Thielen paved the way for fellow MSU-Mankato alumnus
LP-A claims Fosston Holiday title
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Styles on Willow has a new hair stylist
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Meet author Jerry Mevissen Sunday in Wadena
Bus trip to see Takei's 'Allegiance' on Tuesday, Dec. 13: One-night-only screening of Broadway play about Japanese-Americans’ ordeal during World War II to be held at West Acres Cinema
The power of music: Christmas Sing-Along fundraiser set for Sunday at Holmes Theatre
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Robert Alfred (Bob) Anderson
Helen C. Erickson
Diana Lynn Aker
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Pipeline protesters in ND win Pyrrhic victory
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Does penalizing airlines for customer service infractions do any good?
Don't curse the clouds, they have surprising benefits
Brad Laabs Column: It's almost ice fishing time--here's where to find the fish
Zebra mussel larvae confirmed in Leech Lake
Outdoors Column: With decurved beak and sweet song, the rarely-seen little brown creeper is unique
December is a good month for pheasant hunting
Towering trees of Itasca Park are from a bygone age
Men's Chorus Christmas concert set Sunday in Pelican Rapids
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Tuxes & Tails: Rescued dogs, tuxedo’d handlers to strut their stuff on the runway this coming Friday
'An Andy and Bing Christmas': Former NFL player to bring classic Christmas show to DL
Pine to Palm
March 2, 2009
Senate election trial judges reject city official's request for more money to testify
ST. PAUL - The U.S. Senate election trial judges rejected a Duluth city official's request for more money in return for his trial testimony. The three-judge panel this afternoon ruled that Duluth Clerk Jeff Cox is not entitled to reimbursement beyond what traditionally is given witnesses. Al...
March 2, 2009 - 3:27pm
February 27, 2009
Franken drops Becker County ballot claim
ST. PAUL - Becker County officials will not have to explain their unusual handling of a group of ballots in the U.S. Senate election trial. Al Franken's campaign today dropped its objection to the inclusion of 61 ballots from the northwestern Minnesota county in the Senate recount. The...
February 27, 2009 - 1:16pm
Counties ordered to check Senate ballots
ST. PAUL - Judges in the Senate election trial want county officials' help. The court on Thursday ordered 63 counties and some cities to examine roughly 1,500 uncounted absentee ballot envelopes to determine whether voters mistakenly placed voter registration cards in the envelope. The...
February 27, 2009 - 6:00am
February 26, 2009
More information about controversial ballots unfolds Thursday at Minnesota's Senate trial
ST. PAUL - There is more to the story of St. Louis County's controversial 300 ballots. Officials in the northeastern Minnesota county said today there is a legitimate explanation for at least some of the 300 ballots Norm Coleman's campaign has described as "illegal," and they are...
February 26, 2009 - 3:40pm
February 25, 2009
Senate trial digs into voter complexities
ST. PAUL - Kay Mack only talked about a handful of ballots, but her testimony Tuesday illustrated the complexity of a major issue in the U.S...
February 25, 2009 - 3:21pm
February 24, 2009
Franken wants to toss 61 ballots found in Becker County during Senate recount
ST. PAUL - Al Franken's campaign wants to remove a pile of Becker County ballots from the U.S. Senate election tally as Norm Coleman's team nears...
February 24, 2009 - 9:37am
February 21, 2009
Senate election trial intrigue lost on observers
ST. PAUL - Minnesota voters - and even politically engaged college students -- have little interest in details of the prolonged U.S. Senate election trial, a professor monitoring the proceeding said. "I think they're lost," Bemidji State University journalism instructor Louise Mengelkoch...
February 21, 2009 - 10:36am
February 19, 2009
Coleman team: Judges created 'fatal flaw'
ST. PAUL - Norm Coleman's legal team said judges created a "fatal flaw," claiming the jurists are making contradictory decisions in Minnesota's U.S.
February 19, 2009 - 10:02am
North Dakota Senate OKs $67 million for prison addition, remodel
BISMARCK - The North Dakota Senate this morning passed the bill that funds a $67 million construction project at the North Dakota State Penitentiary in Bismarck. Senate Bill 2030 includes replacement of a 100-year-old cell house, new medical and administration facilities and more...
February 19, 2009 - 9:56am
February 17, 2009
U.S. Senate election: Franken tours as trial continues
ST. PAUL - Al Franken's campaign called him "Sen.-elect Franken," and on Monday he acted like a senator. The Democrat acknowledged his status...
February 17, 2009 - 12:00am
February 11, 2009
Fargo and Devils Lake flooding discussed at Congressional hearing in Washington
Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker before the Senate Energy and Water Subcommittee, which is chaired by Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., in Washington, D.C.
February 11, 2009 - 2:00pm
Senate trial judges to count 23 ballots
ST. PAUL - Judges deciding Minnesota's U.S. Senate election trial said Tuesday they will count nearly two-dozen improperly rejected absentee...
February 11, 2009 - 12:30pm
February 10, 2009
U.S. Senate trial judges order count of 24 rejected ballot
ST. PAUL - Judges deciding Minnesota's U.S. Senate election trial said Tuesday they will count two-dozen improperly rejected absentee ballots. The ballot envelopes all are believed to contain votes for Democrat Al Franken, who ended the recount with a 225-vote lead over Norm Coleman....
February 10, 2009 - 3:30pm
February 6, 2009
Coleman vs. Franken
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 5, 2009
U.S. Senate ballot recount could take weeks
ST. PAUL - A note to Minnesotans: Get comfortable, as the U.S. Senate election trial is going to some time. There is no trial timeline, but a brief courtroom comment Wednesday by one of three judges hearing the election lawsuit confirmed that the case is far from over. Judge Denise...
February 5, 2009 - 2:00pm