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Snow Reports: February 6-8
One hurt in rollover on Highway 34
Snow and Blowing Snow Continues Today
Two hurt in head-on collision in Otter Tail County
Blizzard Warning Today
Laker boys cinch share of Mid-State on Senior Night
Tucker Hibbert continues win streak at Eastern Snocross National
Swimming and Diving: Lakers second at Panther Invite
DL clinches Mid-State title
Basketball: Hornet boys split weekend pair
Luminescent beach glass draws searchers to Lake Superior’s shore
Travelers urged to be careful on trips to Central, South America
I didn’t damage rental car, so why am I getting a bill?
Cooking with Dutch oven is perfect for winter
Friends & Neighbors
Embellish expands, now offers new and gently-used merchandise
Gasoline prices just keep on falling lower
Minnesota sees 9,100 new jobs in December
How to tell the kids about money problems
Bergen’s bounces back
Grace Lutheran event set for Feb. 20
Happy Valentine’s Day!
Music, poetry event in NYM
Rob Zombie is coming to Fargo May 15
Local library’s resources can help improve time management skills
James M. Johnson
Bruce D. Nelson
Bernice "Betty" Edwards
Geraldine M. Jackson
It’s nice to receive a helping hand
How to tell if Congress is working
Don’t remain silent: Stand up against hate speech
Get behind Alzheimer’s research
Avoiding the chatterbox trap
Lake becomes archaeological site for bison
Not getting bites? Time to mix it up
Not just fresh air, the outdoors can provide humor, too
Help wildlife during tax time
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Detroit Mountain sees successful first year
Polarific Activities: February is for playing outdoors in Detroit Lakes
Peoples Park offers skating, hockey rinks
From Holiday Train to Santa, December is full
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
Severe Weather Announcements (69)
December 16, 2015
County board maintains flat levy
The good news for Becker County taxpayers is they shouldn’t see an increase in levy dollars this year. County commissioners voted Tuesday after a bit of discussion on where $200,000 should go in the budget – and the plan is it should go back to the taxpayers. County Administrator...
December 16, 2015 - 11:12am
December 17, 2015
Letter: Marquart misleading his constituants for politics
There he goes again. State Representative Paul Marquart continues attacking House Republicans across this state by writing partisan letters while continuing to ignore the needs of his own constituents. Marquart has a warm place in his heart for Minneapolis and St Paul, remnants of...
opinion / letters
December 17, 2015 - 4:05am
September 18, 2015
State gets tough on RV tax fraud
The Minnesota Department of Revenue reminds Minnesota residents that motor vehicles they purchase, including recreational vehicles, must be registered in Minnesota and are subject to the state’s 6.5 percent motor vehicle sales tax. This rule applies regardless of where the vehicle...
September 18, 2015 - 5:30am
June 13, 2015
Congress rewards corporations, punishes the people
Congress keeps feeding big corporations huge tax cuts they don’t deserve, even as it starves average Americans of the services and investments they need. The latest example of this indefensible policy is a $182 billion corporate tax giveaway the U.S. House of Representatives recently...
opinion / editorials
June 13, 2015 - 5:20am
May 1, 2015
Minnesota prisoner gets 7 years for filing fake tax returns for fellow inmates
ST. PAUL -- A former Duluth man convicted of filing false tax returns for inmates in a Minnesota correctional facility will spend more than seven years in federal prison. Tanka James Tetzlaff, 40, was sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court in St. Paul to 88 months in prison....
News / crime
May 1, 2015 - 8:38am
April 28, 2015
Minn. Senate DFLers propose $260M in tax reductions
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Senate DFLers are offering state taxpayers just over one-tenth of the tax relief that House Republicans have proposed. Senate Tax Committee Chairman Rod Skoe, DFL-Clearbrook, outlined a plan Monday that would provide $260 million in overall tax reductions...
April 28, 2015 - 8:45am
April 19, 2015
Five things about MNsure’s special enrollment period
As Minnesotans file their 2014 tax returns, some are finding they must pay a tax penalty for not enrolling into health coverage last year — and if they did not enroll into 2015 coverage, next year’s penalty will be substantially higher. MNsure’s special enrollment period...
April 19, 2015 - 5:20am
April 5, 2015
Childcare tax credit to expand in MN?
Minnesota Department of Revenue Commissioner Cynthia Bauerly outlined Governor Mark Dayton’s proposal to expand Minnesota’s Child and Dependent Care Credit during a visit to the Early Education Center at Minnesota State University Moorhead today. The proposal provides $99.9 million...
April 5, 2015 - 5:05am