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'Rescued dogs, rescuing veterans'; Patriot Assistance Dogs program celebrates five years with reunion, graduation
'We need more space': Domestic abuse keeps White Earth shelter full
Locals gather for Lake Park's annual Pumpkin Fest
Snazzier buses for Becker County?
Laker boys shutout Green Wave
Laker volleyball wins second straight road game
SOCCER: Laker girls tie at East Grand Forks
COLA to host Homecoming games Thursday
Roth, Smith tied heading to Chip-N Club final round
The beauty of God's Grace
'We have so much to celebrate'; At 99 years old, First Lutheran gets a facelift
Mn State colleges, universities wave application fees in October
There's a new pastor in town
Finding God all over this socialist, nonreligious country
Friends & Neighbors
Green awarded by small-business group
Essentia Health Welcomes Licensed Psychologist in Detroit Lakes
Shaping up your business: Biz boot camp set for Oct. 17
Renting a car
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
Maplewood to host Leaf Days this weekend
MN singer-songwriter to give Saturday concert at Holmes
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Larry A. Hanson
Ronald R. Aanerud
Genevieve E. Michaelson
David Melvin Hagen
Joan Elaine Wilson
Student Republican assaulted prior to debate because she was wearing pro-Trump clothing
Jacob can now rest, parents should not
Thank you for a successful rotary blood screening
Big garbage, big economy
Stop the lies against Eken
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
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