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Shannon hangs up his spurs
NDSU sexual assault suspect turns himself in
Different ages, same big hearts
Terrain & tubing parks now open at Detroit Mountain
No snow can be bad for business
Eiter, Rislund receive Officials Distinguished Service Awards
Lakers pick up 10th win
Laker boys seventh at Brainerd
Ramstad-Skoyles runner-up at Brainerd
Laker gymnasts No. 1 in season's first state poll
The return of the Red Baron: Valley City brothers restore vintage biplane
Perham girl is ‘weather kid’ on KVLY's evening newscast
Finding freedom in skiing: Bemidji girl with cerebral palsy at home on the slopes
Jesus was Jewish
Homemade crescent rolls
Friends & Neighbors
Samuelson named VP at Bell State Bank
Beware: Online flower scams claim locality
Smart tax moves to consider
RDO’s John Deere Equipment moves, grows
Tri-State to announce scholarship winners
Nights on Broadway: Music video shot in Alexandria
A peek at the unique: New Year’s traditions from around the world
ULTRA will hold Jan. 3 event, snow or no snow
Win ‘hot’ prizes at your library with Hot Reads for Cold Nights program
Here’s what’s coming up at Shooting Star
Health insurance no cure-all
Bad gov’t hurts the economy
With surplus, use restraint, not just wide-eyed greed
‘Merry Christmas!’ I shouted
Letter: Farm groups, townships oppose Red River dam
Ring in the New Year on candle-lit trails at Minnesota state parks
$2K fine, loss of boat for over limit
Success can depend on adjusting your sonar unit
Hawks galore: Minnesota is haven for raptors
Wolf ruling may have national impact
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
April 24, 2013
GOP says House tax plan hurts Minnesota
ST. PAUL – Minnesota House Democrats say it is time to balance the state budget and make new investments, but Republicans argue the tax plan they are expected to vote on today does so at the expense of taxpayers. “We have a massive, job-killing tax increase on all Minnesotans,”...
news / legislative
April 24, 2013 - 12:33pm
Three tax routes face MN lawmakers
ST. PAUL – Minnesota lawmakers now have three distinct tax proposals to consider with release of a Senate Democratic plan that includes an income tax hike, sales tax changes and property tax relief. Senate Democrats unveiled a proposal Tuesday that would increase income tax for...
news / legislative
April 24, 2013 - 10:22am
Heitkamp: Let states tax Internet sales
In her maiden speech on the floor of the U.S. Senate Tuesday, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., called for the federal government to “level the playing field” and allow states to collect sales taxes on Internet sales. The Marketplace Fairness Act, of which Heitkamp is a co-sponsor,...
news / government
April 24, 2013 - 8:36am
April 23, 2013
Minnesota Senate tax plan increases income tax
ST. PAUL – Married Minnesota couples who make about $140,000 or more taxable income would pay higher income taxes under a tax plan offered by senators today. The proposal does not create a new income tax bracket, like the governor’s and House’s proposals, but would increase...
news / legislative
April 23, 2013 - 12:42pm
April 16, 2013
Free property tax assistance is available starting Monday
Though the income tax filing season is over for this year, volunteers with the Mahube-Otwa RSVP/AARP Tax Aide program will be available to provide free property tax assistance to area residents starting Monday, April 22. Tax Aide volunteers will be at the Becker County Courthouse...
news / Detroit Lakes
April 16, 2013 - 3:30pm
April 3, 2013
House DFL calls for increasing property tax refunds for 1 million
ST. PAUL — Almost 1 million Minnesotans would receive larger property tax refunds, or their first refunds, under a House Democratic proposal. Rep. Jim Davnie, DFL-Minneapolis, said the House plan would establish the homestead credit refund, spending $250 million to replace existing...
news / legislative
April 3, 2013 - 8:41am
March 6, 2013
Revenue Dept unveils e-services upgrade
After months of gathering feedback, the Minnesota Department of Revenue is unveiling new, improved enhancements to its e-Services system. E-Services is the department’s online system that allows business taxpayers to file, pay, and review tax returns, access account information,...
business / business briefs
March 6, 2013 - 1:23pm
October 8, 2011
Minnesota local officials ready for property taxpayers' blast
October 8, 2011 - 11:15am
MINNESOTA SHUTDOWN: 'We want to work for Minnesota'
CROOKSTON - Robert Goosen said he's been in this situation before. "I guess I'm kind of used to getting laid off," he said. He chuckled as he...
July 8, 2011 - 8:10am
June 27, 2011
Minnesota budget talks suddenly end
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota budget talks mysteriously ended Sunday afternoon, and negotiators refused to say why they broke off as the state faces a potential Friday government shutdown. "Until we have come to completion on the budget," those involved will not talk, said House Speaker...
June 27, 2011 - 9:12am
March 2, 2011
TIF, plan in place for Downtown Crossing
The tax increment financing district and spending plan are in place for the redevelopment area behind Ace Hardware store.
March 2, 2011 - 2:21pm
February 9, 2011
Taxpayers Assoc. upset with county, asks for investigation
The Becker County Taxpayers Association continues to be unhappy with assessment work done in Becker County. Taxpayer Association President Les Ristinen came before the county board Tuesday with a long litany of complaints -- at least one of which has been investigated through an...
February 9, 2011 - 11:55am
January 19, 2011
Income tax filing season begins
The Minnesota Department of Revenue announced today that the state income tax filing season is officially underway. The department is now accepting individual income tax returns for tax year 2010. Tax law changes made by Congress and signed in December will cause some taxpayers...
January 19, 2011 - 12:11pm
January 12, 2011
Tax volunteers ready
Mahube Community Council will begin taking appointments for free tax preparation sessions staring Wednesday, Jan. 19. But those who plan to...
January 12, 2011 - 12:19pm
November 3, 2010
Thumbs up to 1% sales tax in DL
There were no upsets when it came to the Detroit Lakes City Council race Tuesday, but the food and beverage tax question barely squeaked by with voters. The food and beverage 1 percent sale tax passed with 51 percent in favor, or 1,369 votes, and 49 percent opposed, or 1,322 votes....
Detroit Lakes / news
November 3, 2010 - 12:45pm