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Highway 59, Highway 28 intersection closes Aug. 1
Higher minimum wage, new laws begin August 1 in Minnesota
Local FFA leaders attend summer conferences
Morris City Manager recognized by Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Errors costly in postseason opener for Morris VFW
Fighting injuries, Vikings OL Loadholt plans to retire
10 possibilities for Twins' GM job
Orphans finish season with a 7-11 record
Sano breaks slump, leads Twins to victory
Fern Haley Rasmussen
Marion I. DeWall
Bennett "Buck" Columbus Schaffer
Steve Lang: Traversing inner space with sale-ing adventures
Katie Erdman: Celebrations are fun, but also a lot of work
Letter: Watch what Jay does, not what he says
Letter: McNamar will help landowners with ditch issues
Talking it over: Follow the chain
NRCS funding available to develop monarch butterfly habitats
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
FSA County Committee nominations open
Three Stevens County farms recognized as 2016 Century Farms
Weekend frost nips some farm fields, time will tell if damage warrants replanting
April 20, 2009
White House connection: Bemidji dog is half-sister of Obama family's Bo
A Bemidji family has a White House canine connection. Ruby, a 2-year-old Portuguese water dog owned by Julie Quanrud and her husband, Ric Meixell,...
April 20, 2009 - 4:28am
April 17, 2009
Commentary: Can Obama really be this clueless
By Sheldon Richman If President Obama doesn't understand why the economy tanked, he surely won't know what recovery requires. And if he doesn't know that, he's surely part of the problem, not the solution. In his speech on the economy at Georgetown University this week, Obama...
April 17, 2009 - 6:54pm
February 22, 2009
Obama picks UND official for key health care job
The Obama administration has picked one of UND's own to join its health care team. Now the head of the Center for Rural Health, Mary K. Wakefield...
February 22, 2009 - 1:00am
February 17, 2009
Peterson: Stimulus package has too much in tax cuts
The $789 billion economic stimulus package President Barack Obama signed today contains too much in tax cuts, says U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, DFL-7th District. The House Agriculture Committee chairman explained why he voted against the stimulus package Monday night to Beltrami County...
February 17, 2009 - 12:00am
January 25, 2009
East Grand Forks, Minn., graduate will be pilot for vice president, other top officials
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Lt. Col. Tim Parker, a 1988 graduate of East Grand Forks Senior High and a tanker pilot at Grand Forks Air Force Base, soon...
January 25, 2009 - 12:00am
November 26, 2008
Peterson doesn't want Ag Secretary job
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Collin Peterson heads overseas next week to discuss a complex financial regulation issue with European leaders. In fact, he handles such difficult issues daily in his job as U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman. But one simple...
November 26, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Former Republican Gov. Arne Carlson backs Obama
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Minnesota's maverick Republican on Thursday endorsed Democrat Barack Obama for president. Two-term...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
September 27, 2008
Political Notebook -- Candidates have no sweet tooth for sugar industry
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST.
September 27, 2008 - 12:00am
September 10, 2008
Obama supporters: Candidate on right side of renewables
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Minnesota supporters of presidential candidate Barack Obama claim their candidate alone is most capable of ensuring that on-going renewable energy initiatives so important to rural areas are not compromised and allowed to flourish. The Obama Heartland...
September 10, 2008 - 12:00am
August 27, 2008
Youth: We will vote. Really
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Young faces were plentiful at the Pepsi Center in Denver as the Democratic National Convention kicked off Monday. Of course, there is nothing unusual about youths attending a political convention. The catch politicians find is that...
August 27, 2008 - 12:00am
August 23, 2008
New delegates take to heart Obama's theme of change
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Jessica Rohloff has been a faithful voter, but not politically active. Barack Obama changed that. "Barack Obama has inspired me to get involved in the whole process," Rohloff said. "I have been waiting for him since 2004, the first...
August 23, 2008 - 12:00am
June 28, 2008
Political notes -- Peterson: 'I will not be ag secretary'
By Don Davis and Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - One Minnesotan discussed for a Cabinet position if Barack Obama wins the presidency says he would not accept any such offer and another made such a move sound doubtful. U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson heads the U.S. House...
June 28, 2008 - 12:00am
March 26, 2008
Down on the Farm -- The unwritten pact
Sometimes you can't win. Just when the Democrats finally find a candidate who's seen the inside of a church, people decide they don't like the church. Oh my goodness, how adamant people are that Barack Obama condemn, denounce, renounce, disown, disbar and reject his somewhat over-the-top...
March 26, 2008 - 12:00am