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Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
West Nile Virus confirmed in Sibley County horse
Minnesota Dairy Industry Crowns 63 Princess Kay of the Milky Way
A 'peace' of Africa
City Council holds special meeting
Nuggets aim to get back to dominance
Indians mainstays of the state tournament
Relatable catch on Pickerel Lake
Frazee building off late season momentum
Laker girls shutout Alex in home opener
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
Friends & Neighbors
'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Time to head back to school with your friends at the library
HSO to celebrate 40 years
It's party time!
Jennifer Lawrence is ranked world's highest paid-actress for second year
Man of 1,000 voices
Lorraine Elizabeth Windels
Jerrold "Jerry" Joseph McDonald
John Patrick "Pat" Sargent
Roger W. Gottenborg
The truth about Muslims in MN
Docs not selling out for sandwhiches
Give credit to Dayton, Tina Smith, for tour of all 87 counties in Minnesota
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Master Gardening Training
'Wise as an old crow' is a true thing
Look close: Don't shoot radio-collared bears
Sad news--more zebra mussels
Electronics now a key part of fishing
Grondahl says goodbye
September --EMDASH-- Now is the time to...
'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
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