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Emmer to lead U.S.House GOP campaign committee
Gov. Dayton back in hospital after post-surgery complications
Three-month weather outlook sticks with warmer than normal winter forecast
FDA unveils sweeping anti-tobacco effort to reduce underage vaping and smoking
Wilson, Seahawks drive past Packers
Wild offense explosive in win over Vancouver
Ideal snowmaking conditions make for early season start for Minnesota ski hills
Bemidji Beavers, No. 2 Huskies square off in St. Cloud
Wild’s Matt Hendricks watches another contemporary call it quits
Frozen out of China, American farmers refuse to sell their soybeans
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
trū Shrimp board approves plans in Luverne
Tesla names a new chairman to replace Elon Musk
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Letter: Support Minnesota's Give to the Max Day
Letter: Crailsheim exchange student readies for move to new host family
Jessie Veeder: The making of me
Veterans Day changes today
Vina "Alice" McHugh
Denis M. Schneider
Donald W. Schmuck
Roger A. Hesebeck
Creamy wild rice soup is a great way to use up leftover Thanksgiving turkey
Chocolatiers need more cocoa, and they want millennials to help
Seasonal depression, 'winter blues' and SAD
Disheveled Theologian: Life after death
Overwhelmed caregiver accounts for insufficient family updates
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McCready family -- five generations
Lawrence and Sara Mae Klingenberg
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
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September 3, 2018
McFeely: Proposed Star Lake casino dead after three years of fighting
STAR LAKE, Minn. — The rallying cry of those opposed to a casino on Star Lake in Minnesota's Otter Tail County proved to be correct. It...
September 3, 2018 - 10:00pm
July 24, 2018
Star Lake Casino on hold as White Earth Nation reviews finances
The White Earth Nation has temporarily stepped back from the issue of pursuing a casino complex on Star Lake in Minnesota's Otter Tail County....
July 24, 2018 - 3:00pm
June 1, 2017
Gunman sets fire to Philippines casino, robbery suspected
MANILA - A gunman with an assault rifle burst into a casino, fired shots and set gaming tables alight in the Philippine capital Manila early...
June 1, 2017 - 4:07pm
April 11, 2017
SD man found dead near stateline casino
HANKINSON, N.D.—A 36-year-old man from South Dakota was pronounced dead shortly after his unresponsive body was found on the ground Thursday,...
April 11, 2017 - 3:34pm
Little Rock FD gets big grant
LITTLE ROCK, Iowa -- Before the first dirt was moved for the construction of the Grand Falls Casino and Resort near Larchwood, naysayers feared...
February 11, 2013 - 11:15pm
February 16, 2012
White Earth casino plan appears highly unlikely
ST. PAUL -- White Earth Nation's proposal to build a Twin Cities casino that could help fund a new Vikings stadium received little support from...
February 16, 2012 - 9:20pm
May 4, 2011
Magnus proposes state-owned casino in Minneapolis
ST. PAUL -- Sen. Doug Magnus, R-Slayton, will introduce a bill on the Senate floor this morning proposing to renovate a downtown Minneapolis...
May 4, 2011 - 3:19pm
April 27, 2011
Weather delays opening of northwest Iowa casino
April 27, 2011 - 11:18am
March 21, 2011
From racino to unions, Legislature in budget race
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Legislature is racing toward a self-imposed Friday budget deadline amid protesters fearing Wisconsin-type anti-union laws, Republicans bucking their party chairman by proposing racinos and key lawmakers saying their budget plans will not be finished by Friday. "Welcome...
March 21, 2011 - 8:11pm
May 13, 2010
Update: Gaming commission approves Larchwood casino
9:35 p.m. Update ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- Construction will begin next month on a resort and casino near Larchwood following the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission's approval of a casino license application on Thursday. The commission unanimously approved the Lyon County casino, noting...
May 13, 2010 - 2:40pm
January 16, 2010
Financing reviewed for proposed Lyon County casino
LARCHWOOD, Iowa -- The equity and financing commitments for the proposed Lyon County Resort & Casino, LLC were reviewed Thursday by the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission, but formal action has not yet been taken. The commitments presented by the Lyon County Riverboat Foundation Inc....
January 16, 2010 - 12:00am
November 18, 2008
Brief: Pro-casino group outspent opposition
LARCHWOOD, Iowa -- In the controversial campaign surrounding the construction of a resort and casino near Larchwood, the side in favor of the facility outspent the opposition group by a nearly 7-1 margin. The Kehl Management-funded Citizens for Economic Growth in Lyon County spent...
November 18, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Iowa casino gets voter approval
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- Lyon County voters overwhelmingly approved Tuesday a proposed casino and resort that will be located near Larchwood. The $90 million project is slated to include a 100-room hotel, an 18-hole golf course, and 800 slot machines and 24 gaming tables in the casino. With...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
September 23, 2008
Casino vote is today
LARCHWOOD, Iowa -- In gambling -- as in life -- there are winners and losers. Today's vote to determine the fate of a proposed casino near Larchwood will also produce a winning side and a losing side. The proposed construction of the controversial $90 million resort and casino in...
September 23, 2008 - 12:00am
September 6, 2008
Brief: Casino proposal nears vote
LARCHWOOD, Iowa -- Residents of Lyon County will vote Sept. 23 on a referendum that would bring a proposed $90 million resort and casino one step closer to fruition. If the referendum passes with a simple majority -- 50 percent plus one vote or more -- the proposal will be presented...
September 6, 2008 - 12:00am