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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
Community in shock over mother, son victims in Perham's double homicide
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
March 11, 2009
North Dakota unemployment rate rises 50 percent in January
BISMARCK - More than 6,000 more North Dakota workers found themselves jobless in January as the unemployment rate increased 50 percent, according to a report released today by Job Service North Dakota. The number of unemployed climbed to 18,256 in January, compared to 12,273 in ...
March 11, 2009 - 11:49am
February 23, 2009
The scary reality of joblessness is hitting home for many in Fargo-Moorhead
FARGO - You might say Patti Kordovsky is working from home these days. Her new job: finding work. Kordovsky, who lost her job as an office...
February 23, 2009 - 8:55am
February 9, 2009
Economy's woes spreading to region
GRAND FORKS - Thirteen months ago, Patrick Case was laid off from his job as a used-car lot manager in Florida. "The housing boom was going...
February 9, 2009 - 9:30am
February 5, 2009
North Dakota employment numbers rise in December
BISMARCK - North Dakota's unemployment rate in December hit 3.4 percent, up 0.6 percent from the previous month and 0.1 percent compared to December 2007. Numbers released today by Job Service North Dakota also show that December's unemployment rate equals 2,096 more jobless than...
February 5, 2009 - 11:30am
January 23, 2009
Minnesota unemployment at 6.9 percent
Minnesota employers cut 11,800 jobs in December, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The state's unemployment rate reached a seasonally adjusted 6.9 percent for the month. Nationally, U.S. employers eliminated...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
December 4, 2008
Unemployment benefits extended to 20 weeks
Unemployment benefits in Minnesota are now extended to 20 weeks under the recently amended federal Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC) law. In June, EUC was passed to provide 13 weeks of unemployment benefits. Now, some workers will be eligible for 20 weeks. Additional weeks...
December 4, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
MN unemployment rate falls
ST. PAUL -The state unemployment rate dropped 0.3 percent to a seasonally adjusted 5.9 percent in September, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. The U.S. unemployment rate in September remained unchanged at 6.1...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
September 21, 2008
MN unemployment rate above national average for August
Following national trends, Minnesota employers dropped 3,100 jobs in August, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development Over the past 12 months Minnesota has lost 8,200 jobs, a decline of 0.3 percent, equal to the national...
September 21, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
State offers up more than $18 million in unemployment benefits, more help available
More than $18 million has already been paid to the 17,000 Minnesotans receiving Federal Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC), according to Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development Commissioner (DEED) Dan McElroy. On July 1, Gov. Tim Pawlenty authorized Minnesota...
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
MN unemployment jumps in July
Minnesota employers cut 8,600 jobs in July, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. The state has lost about 900 jobs (down 0.03 percent) over the past year, compared with a U.S. loss of 174,000 jobs (down 0.13 percent)....
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
August 15, 2008
Unemployment up in July
Minnesota's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for July rose a half of a percentage point to 5.8 percent. The national unemployment rate rose two-tenths of a percentage point to 5.7 percent in July. Minnesota's over the year job change slipped into negative territory in July...
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am