BAXTER - With a GOP leadership shuffle assured in the Minnesota Senate after the abrupt resignation of Majority Leader Amy Koch, Sen. Paul Gazelka, R-Baxter, said Friday he was open to serving his caucus as an assistant majority leader.
BAXTER - Area lawmakers all agreed this year's government shutdown was bad news but disagreed on how to prevent another one.
"We can't have a state shutdown again," Sen. John Carlson, R-Bemidji, said.
A one-day Christmas shopping season boycott scheduled for Dec. 11 at the Baxter Walmart was called off Friday when representatives of the Marine Corps League, Heartland Detachment, and the store cleared up a misunderstanding about a toy drop-off program at the store
Airport Manager Steve Sievek reported Tuesday he had not received any communication from with Great Lakes Airlines since it announced its bid to replace Delta Airline as the primary air carrier at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport.
What if they conducted a listening session and hardly anyone came to hear?
Three House lawmakers explained Republican reforms Tuesday at Brainerd City Hall at a listening session where the three media members equalled the number of members of the general public in attendance. House Majority Leader M...
The Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport Commission Tuesday removed Airport Manager Steve Sievek from his post and reassigned him to a temporary assignment as construction coordinator at 75 percent of his salary.
Some area lawmakers would like to see part of the state's projected $876 million surplus used for property tax relief. Others expect there will be little or no cash left after Minnesota's cash flow account and reserve funds are replenished.
Mills Fleet Farm Tuesday reversed an "unfortunate decision" it had made to ban the Salvation Army's red kettles from its store entrances this holiday season.The decision means the familiar holiday bell ringing will greet Mills customers.