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Celebrating Civil War’s end
Man gets 12 years on sex, robbery charges
Man accused of violating no-contact order 3 times
Man sentenced after being caught with meth
Cities that border Dakotas want continued state support
Big expectations for Laker softball
Chippewa Triathlon accepting registrants
Track teams fifth and sixth at Bemidji
Jernberg, Smith headed to USAG Regionals
DL wrestlers qualify for NYWA state tournament
Pushing the boundaries of her time
Turning back the pages
Grilled lamb chops provide quick, flavorful meal
Earnings limits apply to widow’s benefits
Friends & Neighbors
MN legislature talks Sunday liquor sales
Gas prices take big dip in Minnesota
Microsoft Dynamics Lunch ‘n Learn set
The Lodge receives Chairman’s Award
Good named partner at Pemberton Law
Crisis Center to hold annual banquet
MSUM hosting trio of authors at on-campus events April 13
Watch out for April Fool’s Day at library
Egg decorating class Tuesday at NYM center
Long Lake Theater season starts June 10
Question was a deal-breaker
Help for problem gamblers
Letter: Big Tobacco continues to target kids with cigars, smokeless tobacco
State taxes hit rich and poor alike
Guest editorial: Health bills make sense
Six of top 10 most popular state parks located in northern Minnesota
Signs of spring are all around: From migration to sugaring
Last week to ice fish
Comments sought on proposed deer goals
Governor’s budget would help maintain vitality of Minnesota state parks
Murder mystery at the Holmes
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
March 12, 2013
Minnesota leading way in telecommuting
WILLMAR — Telecommuting remains slow to catch on in rural Minnesota, but observers see potential for it to grow. Many workers are interested in having the option of working from home at least some of the time, said Cameron Macht, regional labor market analyst with the Minnesota...
March 12, 2013 - 8:07am
March 16, 2009
Unemployed get in line for Northland jobs
DULUTH - John Powley, a construction worker from Duluth, has been out of work since August. He has been looking, but to date has had no luck finding a job. "I see a lot of stuff like hospital jobs, but almost nothing for blue-collar workers like me," Powley said as he poked through...
March 16, 2009 - 9:07am
February 5, 2009
Kandiyohi County commissioners want education mandate for those getting work-related assistance
WILLMAR - With statistics showing that a lack of education is a sure ticket to poverty, the Kandiyohi County Commissioners want to make a high school diploma mandatory when receiving work-related public assistance. Not incorporating a diploma or a general educational development...
February 5, 2009 - 2:00pm
December 24, 2008
Out of work? Check out this agency
Rural Minnesota CEP has received funding to continue helping laid-off workers through its Dislocated Worker Programs, which can help laid-off and unemployed workers as well as low-income and under-employed workers increase their job skills and find employment. Program services...
December 24, 2008 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
Washington Avenue closing Monday to work on sewer lines
Washington Avenue between Front Street and Highway 10, and Pioneer Street (north of the Greystone building) will close at 7 a.m. on Monday to allow crews to work on sanitary sewer lines below the roadway. Motorists should use Summit Avenue, Lake Avenue or McKinley Avenue to Holmes...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 18, 2008
Finnish-American architect's work to be featured
An exhibition of Finnish-American architect David Salmela's hand-made models and large-scale photographs of his finished buildings opens today (Wednesday) at the New York Mills Regional Cultural Center. In 2005 the University of Minnesota Press published a monograph of the work...
September 18, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
Marco honored for small biz work
Microsoft announced Marco, Inc. as one of the North Central Area winners of the U.S. Field Partner Awards Program for the second half of its 2008 fiscal year. Marco, Inc. was nominated and won Microsoft's coveted North Central Award for "Small Business Transformation." The...
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 15, 2008
Kris Street crossing open; frontage road work continues
Motorists will have inside lane closures between Washington Avenue and McKinley Avenue toward the end of the week and into the following week. This allows crews to remove the temporary crossovers and install a median in that area. A two-week work zone begins this week with single...
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am
August 8, 2008
Farm bill does not end federal ag work
Despite newly enacted federal farm policy that is supposed to last for five years, more agriculture-related work remains to be done in Washington. Most important is to make sure the Bush administration and its successor implements what Congress passed, top farm experts told a FarmFest...
August 8, 2008 - 12:00am
July 13, 2008
Pony Express: The 'just right' work uniform
In 1940, William Langer, probably the most colorful and controversial politician in North Dakota history, a native of Casselton, former 17th Governor of North Dakota (1933-34 -- removed from office by North Dakota Supreme Court after a fraud conviction, later acquitted after a new...
July 13, 2008 - 12:00am
April 12, 2008
RJ Dupre column: When work is a partnership
In each profession there are different levels of relationships between employers and employees. However the mantra in which "One should die for the Glory of the Empire," is outdated and oppressive. The foundation of a healthy work atmosphere is based on loyalty, honesty, ethics...
April 12, 2008 - 12:00am