Any time oil is moved from Point A to Point B across this nation there will be risks of a spill. The trick is to balance our nation's very real need for oil with reasonable safeguards on the pipelines that carry oil to refineries.
It wasn't easy and it wasn't always pretty, but the Crow Wing County Board's finished product of the 2012 budget is one deserving of commendation.
The board reduced the tax levy by 2.37 percent compared to 2011.
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Amid last week’s good news from Baxter (Is anyone else looking forward to Olive Garden and Costco moving to the area?) there was bit of jarring bad news which stuck out like Rudolph’s red nose on a foggy Christmas Eve....
Are this year’s early Black Friday hours a sign of creeping commercialism or a desperation ploy by battered retailers? We’ve heard both explanations since many stores announced they would open by midnight on Thanksgiving Day. That’s the night before Black Friday with some chains asking their e...
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What is a "living wage" for a family of four in the Brainerd Lakes Area?