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Heat, power outage affecting those waiting for Trump in Duluth
Pine River: Parking signs to be removed from Barclay Avenue
Drowning reported near Remer
With this interactive guide, limit your exposure to summer's sun, bugs and plants
Teen charged with 2016 central Minn. church arson
Trap shooting: Ebnet leads team at state meet
PL anglers head to state muskie tournament
Boys golf: Raph takes fourth in state
PL 9th grade team first in Mid-State
Patriot anglers qualify for national event
Arron R. Stoen
Walter Alrik Lund
Iris Straburg Roberts
Barb (Auersbach) Zempel
Faith: What I learned from 30 days without food
Fathers know best - sometimes (maybe)
Card games: June 4-8, 2018
Pets of the week
Senior Menus: June 18-22, 2018
Cheesehead Chatter: Don't let the rain get you down
Letter to the Editor: Find a better loon center location
The Last Windrow: Good luck to recent grads
As I See It: The nature of truth
Letter to the Editor: 'Fascism: A Warning' is a great read
letters to the editor
Births: June 16, 2018
Gary and Colleen Moser
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: June 3, 2018
May 23, 2018
Dayton vetoes most legislative session work
ST. PAUL -- The veto pen found found most legislation Minnesota lawmakers passed this year. Gov. Mark Dayton announced Wednesday, May 23, that...
May 23, 2018 - 4:38pm
May 19, 2018
Dayton plans to veto most major legislation
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's governor and legislative leaders began negotiating finances and policy just over 24 hours before their constitutional...
May 19, 2018 - 9:17pm
May 14, 2018
Bonding passes in Minn. House as session winds down
ST. PAUL—Minnesota House passage of a public works funding bill signals the beginning of the end to the 2018 Minnesota Legislature. The...
May 14, 2018 - 4:55pm
May 1, 2018
Gov. Dayton says he wants $138 million in 'emergency' school funding after nearly 60 districts report shortfalls
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton said he read a couple of news stories over the weekend about unexpected financial shortfalls schools face, and...
May 1, 2018 - 5:26pm
April 23, 2018
Legislative roundup: MN House votes to dump wild rice water rules
ST. PAUL — Scientific and cultural discussions overlapped as the Minnesota House approved a bill to start over on water regulations protecting...
April 23, 2018 - 4:29pm
February 10, 2018
Crosslakers: Working with government to complete projects
By last fall, the Crosslakers organization was eager to get its projects into the implementation stage. It had identified and nurtured ideas...
February 10, 2018 - 7:00am
January 3, 2018
Crow Wing County Board reorganizes as new year begins
A game of musical chairs of sorts was played Tuesday at the first meeting of the new year of the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners. Commissioner...
January 3, 2018 - 10:00am
January 1, 2018
Fifty Lakes: Council approves slightly lower tax levy
Fifty Lakes will levy a total of $437,330 in 2018. The city council passed the general tax levy, which is $370 lower than this year, at its Monday,...
January 1, 2018 - 5:00am
December 26, 2017
Crosslake Community School: Board revises budget, hears audit report
The Crosslake Community School Board approved its annual audit report and revised its budget at the Monday, Dec. 11, board meeting, according...
December 26, 2017 - 6:00am
December 20, 2017
Cass County Board: 2018 tax levy will represent 2.5 percent increase over 2017
WALKER—The Cass County Board Tuesday set the county's final 2018 levy at $22,307,860. That is 2.49 percent above the 2017 levy. The state requires the county to show the $503,000 levy for Longville Ambulance District in its total levy even though that is only collected from...
December 20, 2017 - 12:30pm
December 19, 2017
Crosslake: Council approves 5 percent levy increase
The Crosslake City Council approved a 5 percent general revenue tax levy increase for 2018 on Monday, Dec. 11. Council members met with City...
December 19, 2017 - 4:00am
December 18, 2017
Pequot Lakes: Council approves 2018 budget, levy
The Pequot Lakes City Council on Tuesday, Dec. 5, unanimously approved a 2018 total tax levy of $1,637,785 which is a 2.54 percent increase over...
December 18, 2017 - 8:00am
December 9, 2017
Breezy Point: Council approves 4 percent tax levy increase - Lifesaver Awards presented
The Breezy Point City Council approved a 4 percent general tax levy increase for 2018 at its Monday, Dec. 4, council meeting The final 2018 tax...
December 9, 2017 - 4:00am
December 5, 2017
Minnesota budget forecast shows slight dip
ST. PAUL — The economy remains strong, but a new report indicates Minnesotans should not be overly confident. The Tuesday, Dec. 5, budget forecast,...
December 5, 2017 - 4:37pm
December 1, 2017
Crow Wing County: Board hears changes to AIS plan - County seeks public feedback
The Crow Wing County Land Services Department is seeking public comment on the proposed 2018 Aquatic Invasive Species Plan. The county board of commissioners reviewed plan changes at its committee of the whole meeting Tuesday, Nov. 21. The 2018 AIS plan can be viewed at www.crowwing.us/211/Environmental....
December 1, 2017 - 5:30am