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Canada’s restrictions for border crossings are different
Five people vie for Bemidji city manager; interviews March 3
Seeds to bees to table: How local agriculture has changed
White Earth job fair to be held March 5
Writers conference set for summer in Bemidji
Four Laker individuals and three relays advance to 5A swimming finals
Laker girls awarded home court playoff game after season-finale win in Crosby
Huwe to wrestle for state heavyweight title
Bombers advance with win over NCW
Bellefeuille scores 1,000th point in final game
Park Hotel was first hotel on corner
Turning back the pages
Learn more about Babe
Friday Matters: Everyday Christian
Thursday Matters: Everyday Redemption
Friends & Neighbors
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Helping loved ones retire
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
Letter: Obama is a ‘proper’ Christian who loves America
Letter: Dayton’s infrastructure plan makes sense for MN
Letter: Obama’s ISIS strategy a ‘ghost in a snow storm’
Letter: Minimum wage increase isn’t the way out of poverty
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
Take a trip for early open water fishing
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
March 15, 2013
St. Mary’s begins construction
A $3.1 million project will remodel the Emergency Department and create an expanded imaging services unit at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s in Detroit Lakes. The project will begin Monday and be completed in early summer of 2014. “We’re excited about this project, which was part...
news / Detroit Lakes
March 15, 2013 - 3:27pm
March 13, 2013
Lake Park school sold for $201,000
At last month’s meeting of the Lake Park-Audubon School Board, the board voted to put the old LP-A High School building and surrounding property up for sale. Less than four weeks later, the property has been sold. At a special meeting held on Feb. 6, the school board accepted an...
news / Lake Park-Audubon
March 13, 2013 - 1:44pm
County looking at AIS position
With spring and open water approaching fast, Becker County is moving forward on getting an aquatic invasive species expert on the job. On Tuesday, the county board agreed to put out a request for qualifications, which will allow the county to negotiate with a firm or individual, once...
March 13, 2013 - 1:24pm
County’s unemployment rate up from last year
On the roller coaster of unemployment statistics, Becker County is currently slightly up. According to the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, as of January, Becker County’s unemployment rate is at 8.4 percent – up from 7.6 in January of 2012 and 9.5 percent...
March 13, 2013 - 12:23pm
March 8, 2013
Liz Lynch named new LARL director
The Board of Trustees of Lake Agassiz Regional Library concluded a regional search by naming Liz Lynch as its new library director. Lynch was selected from a field of five candidates. “Liz has an impressive track record in library administration and management,” said LARL Director...
March 8, 2013 - 11:37am
Dayton to drop business sales tax plan
ST. PAUL - Gov. Mark Dayton heard the complaints and is revising the tax reform proposal he announced six weeks ago. Gone is a business-to-business sales tax that drew most of the ire. He told that to a Chamber of Commerce meeting this morning, but said details about his new plan...
news / legislative
March 8, 2013 - 10:45am
February 28, 2013
White House says Minnesota would feel sequester
The White House claims thousands of jobs are at stake with today's beginning of a federal sequester, automatic cuts in most federal programs. Here are some cuts the White House and U.S. Rep.
news / business
February 28, 2013 - 11:46am
February 27, 2013
40 years of Shorewood Pub Cervenka has seen changes over the years
Shirley and Bob Cervenka sold 3.2 beer in the bar, everything in the grocery store and used cars in the parking lot when they purchased Shorewood...
February 27, 2013 - 11:52am
Minnesota has lots of unclaimed finances
Minnesota's Unclaimed Property Program was created in 1969 to ensure that money that businesses owed to Minnesotans was held in the public interest and returned to the extent possible to Minnesota's consumers. What are your chances of having $100 or more waiting for you? One in...
business briefs / business
February 27, 2013 - 11:51am
Spending and saving problems different side of the same coin
The January poll hosted on the National Foundation for Credit Counseling website asked consumers if they had a spending problem, savings problem, neither or both. The overwhelming majority, 62 percent, identified themselves as having problems related to both spending and saving. "The...
money management / business
February 27, 2013 - 11:50am
February 22, 2013
Benefiting from blizzards
Moans and groans from all over the area can be heard from residents sick and tired of winter. But then there are those who are way too busy to...
news / business
February 22, 2013 - 2:49pm
February 20, 2013
Changes coming for trucking industry
news / business
February 20, 2013 - 12:50pm
Business thrives under employee ownership
Though he has only been the CEO of SJE Rhombus since December, David Thomas says he already feels a sense of pride in being part of its success. "I...
February 20, 2013 - 11:03am
Union Central earns 2013 national awards
Union Central Senior Living a Detroit Lakes, Minnesota - based provider of senior living services is proud to announce that they are the recipient...
business briefs / business
February 20, 2013 - 11:01am