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County museum abloom with events this weekend
Commemorating the one-room schoolhouse: Museum seeks stories, photos, info on country schools for upcoming book
'The Ash Girl': DLHS's spring play offers darker take on familiar fairy tale
High court allows counties to pick financial auditors
Moorhead looks to new development strategies as Herbergers set to close
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Nordick selected as new Park Rapids Activities Director, head football coach
Area golf courses waiting on Mother Nature
Gopher Road Trip coming to Perham
Smith, Huskers to battle for Big Ten Championship
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
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
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
High court allows counties to pick financial auditors
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Supreme Court has upheld a 2015 law that lets counties save money by bypassing the state auditor's office and hiring private accounting firms for their annual financial audits. State Auditor Rebecca Otto challenged the law on constitutional grounds. She...
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MN Supreme Court justice to speak in DL Friday
Most people know that the general elections in November will decide not only who serves as president of the United States for the next four years, but who will lead our U.S. Congress, state, county and local governments as well. What many people don't pay attention to, however, is...
October 19, 2016 - 9:08am
June 22, 2016
Supreme Court justice visits DL
On the face of it, it should be a no-brainer: The primary election for a Minnesota Supreme Court seat next month features the current Supreme...
June 22, 2016 - 11:40am
May 19, 2016
Donald Trump’s Supreme Court list includes Minnesota justice
Republican presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump would consider appointing Minnesota Supreme Court Justice David Stras to the U.S. Supreme Court if elected, Trump announced Wednesday. Stras was among 11 names Trump released to the Associated Press with the intent of easing...
May 19, 2016 - 8:48am
Minnesota Supreme Court says part-year residents owe full-year taxes
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans who live part of the year in another state could find themselves paying income taxes as if they were full-year residents. Four Minnesota Supreme Court justices this week ruled that a couple who moved to Minnesota on Aug. 1, 2007, owed taxes to the state as...
February 19, 2016 - 8:08am
February 16, 2016
Klobuchar, Kelly on Supreme Court watch lists
WASHINGTON — Even as practical, political and legal chaos reigned after Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s sudden death Saturday, list-makers...
February 16, 2016 - 8:06am
September 28, 2015
Media coverage expanding in criminal cases
A new pilot program approved by the Minnesota Supreme Court will allow the restricted use of electronic coverage in criminal courtrooms beginning November 1. This is a significant development in the decades-long struggle between freedom of the press and the rights of defendants,...
September 28, 2015 - 5:00am
August 13, 2015
Supreme Court expands access for cameras in Minnesota courtrooms
ST. PAUL – The Minnesota Supreme Court on Wednesday approved the use of cameras inside criminal courtrooms on a limited basis, marking a significant development in a decades-long struggle between freedom of the press and the rights of defendants, victims and witnesses. On a split...
August 13, 2015 - 8:42am
July 4, 2015
Supreme court preserves health insurance marketplaces
The Supreme Court recently announced their decision upholding tax subsidies to help people purchase individual health insurance plans through a federal health insurance marketplace. The Supreme Court made the right decision, preserving provisions of the Affordable Care Act that...
July 4, 2015 - 5:45am
June 26, 2015
U.S. Supreme Court rules in favor of same-sex marriage
The Supreme Court ruled on Friday that the U.S. Constitution provides same-sex couples the right to marry, handing a historic triumph to the...
June 26, 2015 - 12:59pm
January 22, 2014
US Supreme Court case on unionizing child care workers expands
ST. PAUL – A U.S. Supreme Court hearing that could affect a Minnesota law allowing child care workers to join unions took on broader interest during Tuesday’s arguments when it became apparent that justices could make a decision to ban forcing government workers to join unions. The...
January 22, 2014 - 8:39am
January 13, 2014
Supreme Court will not hear Arizona abortion law appeal
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear Arizona's appeal of a lower-court ruling that declared unconstitutional a state law...
January 13, 2014 - 1:25pm
October 20, 2013
Minnesota high court to decide if guardians can cut life support
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Supreme Court will have the final say over whether guardians have the legal authority to disconnect their wards from life support. The court’s announcement last week that it will review the case of Jeffers Tschumy will for the first time in nearly...
October 20, 2013 - 7:00am
June 26, 2013
Minnesota Democrats praise gay marriage ruling
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Democrats wasted no time to begin cheering the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision this morning to reject a federal gay-marriage ban. The ruling follows Minnesota’s decision this spring to allow same-sex couples to wed. The federal ruling means those who do...
June 26, 2013 - 10:23am
August 25, 2008
Campaign 2008: Detroit Lakes native Tinglestad running for Supreme Court
BEMIDJI - Bemidji's Tim Tingelstad, a native of Detroit Lakes, believes judges should be elected in contested elections, so he's starting at the top in challenging Minnesota Supreme Court Associate Justice Paul H. Anderson. "The original intent of the Minnesota Constitution was for...
August 25, 2008 - 12:00am