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‘No Planet B’: People march, speak out around the world prior to climate change summit in Paris
Christmas arrives early at Pioneer Village: Wagon rides, dancing, music and a visit from Santa all part of event Thursday, Friday
Planned Parenthood says Colorado shooter opposed abortion
Ringing in the season: Local pastors discuss their favorite Christmas carols
No Child Left Behind overhaul nears reality
Boys hockey: Bulldogs pass the puck, beat Worthington
Trojans basketball: Progress begins with small steps
Prep basketball: Fulda boys edge Luverne
Boys hockey: Luverne edged in showdown of state-ranked teams
Boys hockey: Luverne wins 8-3
Column: Anti-semitism that can't be ignored
Column: District 518 keeps kids healthy with its school nurses
Column: How to talk to your child about ISIS
Column: Cry havoc -- and then it's milk and cookies
Letter: Manna Food Pantry gives thanks for drive support
Marie Kay Johnson
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Presenting The Shield Sisters: Singing siblings reminisce about their lives in music
Column: 'Neither rain nor snow no heat' is true dedication
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March 15, 2015
Peterson -- 'The Last Blue Dog' -- decries lack of bipartisanship
DETROIT LAKES — The political climate in Washington, D.C., is so polarized right now that it’s all Congress can do to get even the most...
News / politics
March 15, 2015 - 8:54pm
January 27, 2015
Peterson to run again in Minnesota’s 7th District
WASHINGTON — There’s no waiting game for U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson this year. Peterson, a Detroit Lakes Democrat who represents Minnesota’s sprawling 7th Congressional District, which stretches along the western edge of Minnesota, said through a spokeswoman Tuesday that he...
January 27, 2015 - 8:34pm
November 5, 2014
Peterson looks forward to 13th term
DETROIT LAKES — After a campaign that saw outside groups spending millions of dollars in an effort to unseat him, newly re-elected Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson has one thing in his immediate plans: hunting. “I’m gonna go get away from politics for a little while,” Peterson...
November 5, 2014 - 8:22pm
October 12, 2014
‘Blue Dog’ vs. ‘Young Gun’
EAST GRAND FORKS — Speaking to a small group gathered at the East Grand Forks American Legion Monday afternoon, Torrey Westrom laid out his platform. The Republican state senator running for Congress wants to build the Keystone XL pipeline, balance the country’s budget, and...
October 12, 2014 - 9:23pm
August 7, 2014
Peterson, Sinner talk grain train delays
CAVALIER, N.D. — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson and George Sinner know about the problem. They’ve heard from plenty of farmers about rail shipment delays. What’s harder to grasp is an immediate solution. Sinner and Peterson heard from farmers, retailers and bankers in Cavalier...
August 7, 2014 - 11:00pm
April 16, 2014
Peterson, Cramer start 2014 with fundraising edge
FARGO, N.D. — U.S. Reps. Kevin Cramer of North Dakota and Collin Peterson of Minnesota started 2014 with big fundraising advantages over their challengers for the November election. Democratic challenger and state Sen. George B. Sinner, who didn’t start fundraising in North...
April 16, 2014 - 8:49pm
March 31, 2014
Fate of key ag deduction is murky
FARGO, N.D. — Area farmers and farm implement dealers continue to press for an extension of a popular federal tax break. But predicting how Congress will respond is difficult, officials say. “It’s hard to know what’s going to be the outcome,” said Rep. Collin Peterson,...
March 31, 2014 - 8:59pm
March 20, 2014
Republicans go after Collin Peterson on airwaves again
MOORHEAD — Fresh off an announcement that he will run for re-election this year, U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson is being hit with a new ad from national Republicans tying the 12-term Democrat to the Affordable Care Act. Starting Friday, local viewers will see a 30-second spot featuring...
March 20, 2014 - 9:49pm
March 17, 2014
Peterson will seek re-election
MOORHEAD — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson had a few things to take care of to prepare for his 13th campaign for Congress: pass a pilot’s physical...
March 17, 2014 - 8:46pm
August 12, 2009
'Reforma' not a GOP cure
ST. PAUL -- With light music and a soothing voice in the background, a content couple leaps into the air and another happy couple sits in a meadow amid wildflowers. To any television viewer, it appears to be a commercial for the latest wonder drug, available only by prescription....
August 12, 2009 - 12:00am
July 28, 2009
Editorial: GOP needs more than verbal gaffe
Suddenly, a nine-term U.S. Congressman who has consistently been re-elected with relative ease may have a chink in his armor. Collin Peterson, a Detroit Lakes Democrat who has received nearly two-thirds of the vote in every election since 1996, was quoted in a story in the online...
opinion / editorials
July 28, 2009 - 12:00am