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Coats for Kids drive underway
Living history: Thieves attack area businesses
With CEO program, students began the journey of a lifetime
Wadena VFW taking nominations for Teacher of the Year
WDC welcomes 20 foreign exchange students
WCA/Ashby Knights wear down Wolverines
Wolverines rally to defeat Verndale
Wolverines downed by Long Prairie-Grey Eagle
Strong showing for Wolverines in Bagley
Wadena-DC drops two at triangular
Inez G. Taugner
John 'Gordy' Askew
Living in the golden years
TCHC Foundation donates AED funds to police department
M State's Simon honored with Veterans' Voices award
Henning Clinic ranked one of top 15 performers in state
Offering up her '.02Cents'
Halbrooks featured at next legacy event
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 7 edition
Author Charles Baxter comes to Wadena
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 24 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Beef and Avocado Quesadillas
Faith briefs - Aug. 31 edition
Korean Beef Bowl
Faith briefs - Aug. 24 edition
VA hearing and vision benefits only 1 in 4 vets utilize
Your letters - Sept. 14 edition
10 overlooked VA disabilities
Minimum wage hike argument doesn't add up
What is a state patrol blood relay?
Knob Hill, MDHA sponsoring Forkhorn Field Day Oct. 1
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Time to drop the lines
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Sarah Lynn Cusey
Oryhan Mythyas Kotchen
Athena Jo Collom
Area students graduate from Bemidji State
November 16, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Lots of broadband requests
High-speed broadband Internet is in demand. Lt. Gov. Tina Smith says that $70 million in requests have been made to expand broadband, mostly in rural Minnesota. That is twice as much as state lawmakers approved earlier this year. The $70 million in requests is from 60 grant applications....
November 16, 2016 - 8:15am
November 14, 2016
Plenty of health insurance policies remain for sale
Individual health insurance policies have been hot sellers this week, but Gov. Mark Dayton says the allotment is nowhere near sold out. Insurance companies are limiting the number of new policies they sell this year to 152,000, and Dayton said on Friday, Nov. 4, that limits are not...
November 14, 2016 - 12:08am
November 7, 2016
568,196 Minnesotans already voted
ST. PAUL—Election day may be Tuesday, but 568,196 Minnesotans already have voted. That is the word this morning from the secretary of state's...
November 7, 2016 - 10:11am
Dayton blames Republicans for loss of $100 million in federal road funds
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton blames state House Republicans for blocking $105 million in federal highway funds, but the House transportation chairman...
November 7, 2016 - 12:10am
November 6, 2016
Primer: What you need to know about MNsure enrollment
The first day of Minnesota's open enrollment period for the individual health care market was Tuesday, Nov. 1. It's a very unusual time, with the market in crisis. Even people accustomed to buying individual health insurance in recent years will find plenty of differences this time...
November 6, 2016 - 12:10am
October 31, 2016
Minnesota's Cold Weather Rule in effect
As the heating season kicks in, the Minnesota Department of Commerce and the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) encourages Minnesotans to contact their utilities now to learn more about the Cold Weather Rule that protects residential utility customers from having their heat...
October 31, 2016 - 12:08am
October 30, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Minnesotans have more than 2 presidential candidates available
Voters will face more than two choices for president on Nov. 8, even though just two are well funded enough to have a chance. Minnesota voters see candidates from the Democrat, Republican, Libertarian, Green, Constitution, Independence, Legal Marijuana Now, the Socialist Workers...
October 30, 2016 - 12:10am
Minnesota Senate District 9 candidate guide
Paul Gazelka Current employment: Business owner and state senator. Public office experience: One term House of Representatives, two terms state senator. Party affiliation: Republican. What do you want to accomplish if elected? Pass tax relief similar to what 89 percent of all legislators...
October 30, 2016 - 12:08am
Minnesota House District 9A candidate guide
Meg Litts Current employment: Director, Discovery Woods Montessori School. Public office experience: This is my first time running for elected office, though I have helped with numerous campaigns in the past. Party affiliation: DFL.
October 30, 2016 - 12:08am
October 24, 2016
Capitol Chatter: 'Not affordable' insurance quote spurs lots of talk
"The reality is the Affordable Care Act is no longer affordable for increasing numbers of people." Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton had not even finished...
October 24, 2016 - 12:10am
October 19, 2016
MN police shootings prompt Dayton to launch council to improve law enforcement-community relations
The shooting deaths of two young black men at the hands of Twin Cities police officers has prompted Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton to establish a...
October 19, 2016 - 9:57am
October 17, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Obama promotes his rural agenda
Many rural Americans, who are heavily Republican, are not happy with how President Barack Obama has dealt with their issues as he nears the end of eight years in office. The Democratic president says he has done well. "I've spent most of my life living in big cities," Obama recently...
October 17, 2016 - 12:08am
October 9, 2016
Drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer in Minnesota
Minnesota drivers are slightly more likely to hit a deer on state roadways this year compared to last year. That's the report from State Farm...
October 9, 2016 - 12:08am
October 3, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota Capitol not alone in renovation work
A recent drive through Cheyenne, Wyo., included a familiar scene to a Minnesota Capitol insider: a Capitol building undergoing renovation. At...
October 3, 2016 - 12:10am
October 2, 2016
Minnesotans sign up to vote in record numbers
Minnesotans must be eager to vote in the Nov. 8 election. Nearly 47,000 registered to vote online last week, with about 27,000 on Friday, Sept. 23, alone, smashing the one-day record of 7,602. The big interest in registering, as well as early voting, bodes well for high voter turnout...
October 2, 2016 - 12:10am