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Sportscaster Mark Rosen to speak at Power of Aging Expo
Should Minnesota allow 2 fishing rods per angler? Republicans say yes, Democrats say no
You can look, but don't touch young wildlife of spring
Grass fire season underway: Fires burn near Nisswa, Brainerd
Driver discount course offered in Pequot Lakes
Patriots rally to edge Pillager
Tigers outscored by Onamia 10-7
Track and field: PR-B boys 4th, girls 5th in Pillager
Golf: Patriot girls third at Crosswoods
Pequot girls 1st, boys 2nd at C-I
David Allen Drake
Ronald Lee Hart
Ronald "Joe" Weimer
Dona J. Connole
Program in Longville to teach fall management
Onions, or how Chicago got its name
Avoiding medication mayhem: Reducing medication in seniors
Echoing/Journaling Around the Globe-Nickel family
Kennedy to be ordained a Holy Cross priest
As I See It: Humility can change our lives
The Last Windrow: This isn't the first time spring arrives late on the farm
Danecdotes: This week in less-discussed history
Letter to the editor: Embracing the Word
Letter to the editor: Vote 'yes' on PR-B School referendum
letters to the editor
Births: Jan. 30-March 7, 2019
Dr. Joy Harris - Zeno Rausa
Births: Jan. 1-15, 2019
Essentia Health - St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd, births
April 13, 2019
Fraud fallout: Local politicos comment on statewide child care fraud scandal
State-funded child care services across Minnesota are getting a long, hard look amid fallout from a fraud scandal that first broke early last...
April 13, 2019 - 5:00am
April 11, 2019
Gun control debate flares up in St. Paul during 2019 legislative session
For better or worse, the issue of gun regulation has reared its ugly head again. Since mid-February, the wedge issue reasserted itself in Minnesota...
April 11, 2019 - 5:00am
April 9, 2019
Buses, trains take center stage at Region 5 transit committee meeting
Mass transit was back on the docket during a recent meeting of state officials, local big wigs and community voices at the Northland Arboretum....
April 9, 2019 - 9:00am
April 4, 2019
Mille Lacs: Local politicos praise reduced fishing restrictions as good first step
After three years of stringent catch and release regulations, anglers hounding walleye on Mille Lacs Lake have caught a breather—per the...
April 4, 2019 - 7:00am
March 23, 2019
Stauber, Lueck applaud wetlands permit issuance for PolyMet mining initiative
Rep. Pete Stauber, R-Duluth, and state Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, applauded the Army Corps of Engineers' decision to issue its Section 404 wetlands...
March 23, 2019 - 4:30am
Ruud, Lueck author charitable gambling tax reform
This session, Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, and Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, have co-introduced bills related to charitable gambling. The legislation...
February 23, 2019 - 8:00am
February 21, 2019
Legislators address Crosslake loon center funding, other issues
Amidst tax conformity, healthcare and myriad other issues, a lakes area environmental project is of utmost importance to area state politicians...
February 21, 2019 - 4:00am
February 16, 2019
Eggs & Issues forum participants talk scrambled politics in St. Paul
Death and taxes may be the surities of life—at the Eggs & Issues forum hosted every year, it's taxes and more taxes, hashed out out over...
February 16, 2019 - 9:00am
February 14, 2019
Ruud, Lueck make push to slash taxes on charitable gambling
Local politicians are taking a shot at slashing tax rates on charitable gambling activities—a push to halve exorbitantly high rates, they...
February 14, 2019 - 9:00am
Legislators respond to governor's Line 3 appeal
Gov. Tim Walz's decision Tuesday, Feb. 12, to renew an appeal of the Line 3 oil pipeline by former Gov. Mark Dayton's Department of Commerce prompted responses from local legislators. The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission unanimously approved a certificate of need, and a contentious...
February 14, 2019 - 4:30am
February 13, 2019
Lakes area politicos blast Walz decision to appeal Enbridge Line 3
Gov. Tim Walz ruled Tuesday, Feb. 12, on the Enbridge Line 3 issue after months of speculation—directing state government to pursue an...
February 13, 2019 - 5:00am
February 11, 2019
Area legislators urge Walz to support Line 3, drop legal challenges
On Friday, 76 legislators from the Minnesota House and Senate sent a bipartisan letter to Gov. Tim Walz urging support for the Line 3 replacement...
February 11, 2019 - 5:00am
February 8, 2019
How to contact your local legislators
Sen. Paul Gazelka, R-Fairview Township (District 9) 95 University Ave. W. Minnesota Senate Building, Room 3113 St. Paul, MN 55155 651-296-4875 Email: Go to https://www.senate.mn/members for email form Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point (District 10) 95 University Ave. W. Minnesota...
February 8, 2019 - 7:30am
January 19, 2019
Area legislators sworn in
Minnesota's 2019 legislative session officially began Tuesday, Jan. 8, with legislators being sworn into office at the State Capitol. Those legislators...
January 19, 2019 - 6:00am
Lueck gains post on environment and natural resources committee
State Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, accepted an appointment to serve as the Republican lead on the House's Environment and Natural Resources Policy...
December 19, 2018 - 9:30am