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Wadena police looking for two people suspected of fraud
Pearl Harbor victim from Minnesota has remains returned home
Franken rules out White House bid in 2020
Alexandria girl who drowned entered water willingly
City, County look at proposal for realigning Highway 4
BH-V advances with extra inning victory over Pequot Lakes
Wolverines open 6AA playoffs at home
W-DC girls golf seventh at Detroit Lakes Invitational
Wolverines finish regular season with a road win
Wadena-DC boys sixth at Minnesota True Team Championships
Dale Eugene Clarin
Dale Eugene Clarin
Jerry John Fischer
Tri-County Health Care president/CEO to rappel off high rise for fundraiser
West Central Telephone membership elects two new directors
Redig joins Tri-County Health Care as emergency specialist
Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative holds 77th Annual Meeting
Schoon announced Minnesota FFA Star in AgriBusiness
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Entertainment briefs - May 18 edition
'Made in Minnesota'
Entertainment briefs - May 11 edition
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
Birth announcements - May 18 edition
Huhta graduates from Michigan Tech University
Greek Chicken Kabobs
Cottrell graduates from Augsburg College
MN House and Senate budget proposals concerning
VA National Cemeteries Now Offering Pre-Need Eligibility Determinations
What is a bumper height law and the law about tires that extend out past the fenders?
Your letters - May 11 edition
What are the most common vehicle equipment violations?
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
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
May 22, 2017
State still seeking extension on Real ID despite law being passed
The federal government has twice denied Minnesota’s request for an extension to comply with the Real ID federal standards for driver’s license security rules. And twice the federal government has said no. But now that Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a law that the state must comply,...
May 22, 2017 - 8:02am
May 19, 2017
Dayton signs Real ID bill
ST. PAUL — Minnesota has adopted the federal Real ID standards for driver's licenses after years of debate.
May 19, 2017 - 7:46am
May 6, 2017
Farm bill stalwarts: Peterson, Roberts talk ag
WASHINGTON — Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., was talking with a group of ag journalists when Rep. Collin Peterson. D-Minn., strolled into the room, a little early for his own meeting with the group. Roberts, generally considered one of the funniest people in Congress, greeted Peterson...
May 6, 2017 - 8:15am
May 5, 2017
Police officer asks Minnesota’s highest court for change of venue
The defense team for the St. Anthony police officer charged in the fatal shooting of Philando Castile is making another attempt to have his trial moved outside the Twin Cities. Defense attorneys have suggested moving the trial to Brainerd or Duluth.
May 5, 2017 - 8:19am
May 3, 2017
Budget reaction shows negotiation difficulty
ST. PAUL — Complaints that are pouring in about funding the Republican-controlled Minnesota House and Senate propose give an insight into...
May 3, 2017 - 8:39am
May 2, 2017
Minnesota FFA members take in contests, workshops and awards at convention
FFA members began the second day of the Minnesota FFA Convention with contests, workshops and sessions at the University of Minnesota (UMN). Three thousand-six hundred and three members had the opportunity to compete in Career Development Events (CDE) and attend leadership workshops...
May 2, 2017 - 2:00pm
April 29, 2017
Minnesota sees 'alarming' rise in STDs, drug-related infections
State health officials are concerned about the sharp rise in sexually transmitted diseases and drug-related infections. According to a Minnesota...
April 29, 2017 - 12:26pm
Sun Country names its planes after Minnesota lakes
Eagan-based Sun Country Airlines is naming each of its 22 planes after a Minnesota lake, with exterior detailing to match, and even emblazoning the planes' interiors with lake-themed posters fashioned by a Minnesota artist. It has chosen 25 lake names for its airliners, in all, with...
April 29, 2017 - 10:18am
April 23, 2017
Counties lift transportation to their top priority
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's ability to get products to market will be at risk if state lawmakers and the governor fail to break a transportation funding impasse, county officials warn. "Our harvest, timber and manufactured products have gained and held leadership positions in world...
April 23, 2017 - 12:18pm
April 16, 2017
Deep into session, Minn. legislators look for starting line
The Minnesota Legislature passed all of its spending legislation in the last couple of weeks, the earliest in memory, but lawmakers just reached...
April 16, 2017 - 12:37pm
April 15, 2017
DACs ask MN lawmakers for wage increase
People with developmental disabilities often have great personalities and a zest for life, but in some places in Minnesota they have to put up...
April 15, 2017 - 10:18am
April 5, 2017
Bills would cover lost federal mental health funding
ST. PAUL—Minnesota lawmakers and Gov. Mark Dayton agree that more funding is needed to house Minnesota children whose mental illnesses...
April 5, 2017 - 8:56am
Driver's license changes advance Real ID bill in MN Senate
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Senate resuscitated the state's effort to change its driver's licenses so the federal government will accept them at security checkpoints next year. After rejecting the changes to comply with Real ID standards earlier this month, Republicans in the Senate...
April 5, 2017 - 8:40am
Legislator announces bid for attorney general
State Rep. John Lesch, a veteran lawmaker from St. Paul, is launching a bid for Minnesota attorney general. A longtime prosecutor for the city of St. Paul, Lesch was first elected to the Minnesota House in 2002. After an unofficial trip to Iraq in 2006, Lesch enlisted in the Minnesota...
April 5, 2017 - 8:03am
April 2, 2017
Agriculture funding bills prioritize new Minnesota crops
ST. PAUL—Adding new commodities to Minnesota's farming industry accounts for a portion of state agriculture funding proposed by the House,...
April 2, 2017 - 10:57am