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Pine River-Backus: Para helps cover students' rosy cheeks
The Regional Report: Staples adds another referendum; Aitkin business wins suit against Officer Down 5K
House passes Nolan Bill to streamline Voyageurs National Park land management
Local high school juniors recognized for leadership and community service
Republican senators introduce legislation to support Minnesota mining and reduce household water costs
Sailing: Gull Lake Sailing School launches Brainerd High School team
COMMENTARY: Killing a pike to 'save' the walleyes is poor logic
Rainy Lake guide Billy Dougherty to be inducted into Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame
Girls Basketball: 5 schools put 2 players on all-area team
Outdoor report: March fishing heating up on Lake of the Woods
Virgil Frank Lundberg
Ricki Gene Huber
Eugene L. Odash
Brian B Eide
Piano students earn honors at festival
Faith: The gospel preaches a radical message
5 Irish-themed sweets for St. Patrick's Day
Card games: March 5-9, 2018
Chef's Hat: Sweet potatoes provide a twist on tater tots
The Cracker Barrel: The most popular hobby
Letter to the editor: Reader believes bituminous plants illegal in Lake Shore
The Last Windrow: Remembering the 'Rat Man'
Letter to the Editor: Popular vote should overrule Electoral College
Living longer means seniors often care for parents
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A Personal Note From Denny
February 27, 2018
Manhattan Beach: Council approves bylaws amendments
The Manhattan Beach City Council officially approved changes to its bylaws ordinance at the Tuesday, Feb. 7, council meeting, according to unapproved...
February 27, 2018 - 5:00am
November 24, 2017
Manhattan Beach: Council talks open forum, agenda procedures
Open forum policy and agenda procedure continue to be topics of lengthy discussion for the Manhattan Beach City Council. At the council's Tuesday,...
November 24, 2017 - 8:00am
November 10, 2017
Letter to the editor: Suppression of speech in Manhattan Beach
Toward the end of last month's city meeting, council member Janis Allen loudly complained about public comment protocol. She bemoaned the fact that council members cannot argue with the speakers and claimed that public comments are "sometimes not true." I agree with the first part,...
November 10, 2017 - 4:30am
September 29, 2017
Manhattan Beach: Council sets levy, agrees to clerk recording device
The Manhattan Beach City Council set its preliminary 2018 levy at $70,000 during its Tuesday, Sept. 5, council meeting, according to unapproved...
September 29, 2017 - 4:00am
August 28, 2017
Manhattan Beach: Council disagrees on open forum policy
After citizens requested the Manhattan Beach City Council include comments made during the open forum portion of meetings in the official meeting...
August 28, 2017 - 9:00am
June 16, 2017
Manhattan Beach: Council, residents argue over open forum, P&Z issues
Controversy regarding open forums and the deputy planning and zoning administrator arose at the Manhattan Beach City Council meeting Tuesday,...
June 16, 2017 - 7:30am
Manhattan Beach: Attorney conveys open meeting violation allegation
City attorney Andrew Kalis informed the Manhattan Beach City Council at its Tuesday, June 6, meeting of an open meeting law violation allegation he recently received. Kalis said the allegation was that there was communication among council members between the April and May meetings,...
June 16, 2017 - 6:00am
January 24, 2017
Manhattan Beach: Mayor appoints new council member - Former clerk/treasurer rejoins council
The Manhattan Beach City Council made a last-minute appointment at its Tuesday, Jan. 3, meeting after a council member resigned, according to...
January 24, 2017 - 10:10pm
November 2, 2016
Manhattan Beach: Resident asks that council member be replaced
Manhattan Beach Mayor Paul Allen read a letter from resident Doug Wannebo at the council's Oct. 4 meeting, asking that council member Clyde Brodt...
November 2, 2016 - 2:34pm
June 8, 2016
Letters to the Editor: Conflict of interest in Manhattan Beach
There's a huge conflict of interest in Manhattan Beach politics. The mayor and mayor pro tem (husband and wife) propose legislation to fill their pockets at the public's expense. This is the third time the Allen family has attempted to rezone their corner horse pasture to commercial...
June 8, 2016 - 11:20am