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Tax preparer accused of not paying her taxes
Level four special education facilities in the works
Klobuchar bill aims to bring in more rural doctors
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues: MN leaders start negotiations and twinhome sprinkler requirement nixed
Franken’s rising national profile is no joke: But comedian-turned-senator keeps people laughing
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Raider track teams compete at Anderson-Cole Invite
Hornet track teams fourth at Perham Invite
Laker golf teams at home on state course
Lakers host annual softball invitational
Frazee places sixth at home invitational
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Column: Christianity and "being cool"
Cuisine meets culture: LP-A International Foods class learns to prepare dishes native to variety of cultures
Column: Into the light
Replacement for SSA benefit statement easy to get anytime
Friends & Neighbors
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Two in one: Magnolia's moves to new building, rents extra space to massage therapist
Essentia Health St. Mary's staff honored, donate to nonprofits
DL Public Utilities recognized for electric reliability
Secrets to saving on your summer city vacation
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Associate justice and former Vikings great Alan Page speaking April 24 in Fergus Falls
New artist exhibit opens this week at DL's Trinity Lutheran Church
Richard M. Gordon
Patrick Dwayne Buckanaga Sr.
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Lynn Hummel column: Grunting helps get the job done
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
May 5, 2010
Pawlenty wants cuts in health, local aid
ST. PAUL - Gov.
May 5, 2010 - 8:50am
September 25, 2009
DEED invests $1.5 million in stimulus funds on internships for people with disabilities
As of Sept. 1, about $1.5 million has been available to finance as many as 169 paid internships for Minnesotans who have significant disabilities. The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development's (DEED) Vocational Rehabilitation Services will pay for the internships...
September 25, 2009 - 4:16pm
July 1, 2009
SJE-Rhombus wins health cost battle
Health care is costing employers and employees alike more and more each year. Recognizing the steps companies are taking to manage skyrocketing...
July 1, 2009 - 10:38am
May 27, 2009
Veterans health care gets boost from federal budget
When U.S. Sen. Kent Conrad visited his uncle in Fargo's VA Medical Center 43 years ago, the ward lacked air conditioning, and temperatures climbed to 100 degrees. During a Tuesday meeting with local veterans service officials at the medical center, Conrad noted that changes have...
May 27, 2009 - 3:32pm
April 24, 2009
State education funding plans similar, but different
ST. PAUL - Minnesota education funding plans by the House, Senate and Gov. Tim Pawlenty are similar in many ways, but the amount they spend - and how they plug a deficit - differ. A bill the House passed 85-48 Thursday night would spend $13.7 billion on public education for the next...
April 24, 2009 - 4:13pm
Legislature begins its main job: balancing budget
ST. PAUL - Legislators arrived at the Minnesota Capitol in early January with five months to fix a multi-billion-dollar budget deficit. Now, lawmakers are staring at the same massive budget problem and a deadline just three weeks out.
April 24, 2009 - 4:09pm
Vets gain, farmers cut in House budget bill
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota House would give veterans programs more money, but delay or eliminate some agriculture spending. But for some representatives, neither got enough money in a Wednesday 83-49 mostly party-line vote, with Democrats in favor and Republicans opposed. "We are...
April 24, 2009 - 2:42pm
April 8, 2009
Minnesota Senate okays education cuts
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota senators voted to chop public school budgets $273 per pupil Tuesday while opting to expand a program that pays teachers based on performance instead of seniority. Those on the winning side of the 37-29 vote were not happy to be cutting schools, but said a budget...
April 8, 2009 - 9:05am
April 1, 2009
Senate proposes 3.2 percent education cut
ST. PAUL - The governor would increase public school education funding 2.2 percent. But Minnesota House leaders propose keeping education for the next two years at about the same level as in the budget that ends on June 30. And on Wednesday, Senate Democrats proposed cutting education...
April 1, 2009 - 4:28pm
March 24, 2009
Moorhead schools to cut 37.5 positions
MOORHEAD - The Moorhead School Board decided unanimously Monday to cut 37.5 full-time-equivalent licensed positions. The cuts were recommended by Superintendent Lynne Kovash. "It's very difficult," Kovash said. "This isn't anything any one of them (board members) wants to do or...
March 24, 2009 - 9:04am
March 21, 2009
Minnesota budget outlines emerge
ST. PAUL - Minnesota legislators are nearly 11 weeks into their 2009 session, but only now are getting a look at outlines of their main task...
March 21, 2009 - 3:02pm
March 18, 2009
Economy worse, but Pawlenty ups spending
ST. PAUL - Gov. Tim Pawlenty's newest budget plan, released Tuesday, increases education, courts and other spending, despite a worsening economy. And...
March 18, 2009 - 9:58am
March 17, 2009
Legislature briefs: Langseth says bonding bill needed quickly
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota House has about two weeks to complete its public works bill if the maximum number of jobs will be created, according...
March 17, 2009 - 5:56pm
March 10, 2009
Bill looks to cut local mandates
ST. PAUL - The recession means local governments have less money available to spend, but some Minnesota lawmakers say reducing things the state...
March 10, 2009 - 10:40am
March 5, 2009
Area legislators: Cuts alone won't solve state deficit
PARK RAPIDS - State legislators representing Park Rapids and rural Becker County answered questions about the state's financial situation Saturday...
March 5, 2009 - 9:04am