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IDEA Competition Back for Another Year

New Applications Accepted September 1 - November 30Successful businesses start with a flash of inspiration, hard work, and the right connections. If you have a breakthrough idea and want to turn it into a profitable business, the IDEA Competition can help. Whether you’ve never started a company or ...

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Paul Bunyan Telephone Cooperative Returns Over $2.4 Million to Members

Paul Bunyan Telephone began distributing capital credit checks to its members totaling over $2.4 million today. “We are very proud to return these capital credits to our members this year”, said Paul Freude, Paul Bunyan Telephone Chief Executive Officer and General Manager, “despite the ...

Children's Theatre Classes Offered At Headwaters School for Music and the Arts

Headwaters School of Music & the Arts is excited to announce a new theater experience for students ages 7 – 12. Bridget Stomberg will be leading this popular class as part of our Theater program. Her goal is to create an atmosphere of exceptional learning, playing and creativity.The Theater ...


The Region 2 Arts Council invites individuals and organizations from our five-county area (Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Lake of the Woods and Mahnomen Counties) to propose workshop ideas to R2AC for direct funding. The workshop is funded with no financial risk to you.The workshop must focus on ...

Region 2 Arts Council Seeks Anishinaabe Arts Initiative Council Members

Region 2 Arts Council is currently seeking AAI Council members to fill vacancies beginning November 1, 2009. Members must live in the Region 2 service area, which includes Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Lake of the Woods, and Mahnomen counties and the nearby counties of Becker, Cass, Itasca and ...

Confessions of a Tree Hugger

by Barry BabcockI am lucky – I own and live on eighty acres of forested land with a diverse plant community. Living amidst these trees, shrubs, and herbs and forbs has given me a different perspective.Living with and amongst trees makes me believe that they are undeniably the most important ...

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Letter: Worst ads, positions of 2014 - Park Rapids Enterprise

Letter: Worst ads, positions of 2014Park Rapids EnterpriseWorst waffling political position of 2014: Rick Nolan who has publicly stated he opposes the ...


Raiders sweep Broncos; play Mora Tuesday in section semis

Greenway defeated International Falls, 3-0, in the Section 7AA quarterfinals Friday in Coleraine. Although the Raiders got the sweep over the Broncos, ...


WHERE EAGLES SOAR - Tower Timberjay News

WHERE EAGLES SOARTower Timberjay News23 Ely Tuesday Group or sign up on their website at By Jean Gendreau. The cold wind and light snow feel familiar, but this barren mountainside feels nothing like Minnesota's Iron Range. ...


Chisholm mayoral candidate Michael A. Jugovich

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Our latest project: for $10K you'd think it would be sexier.

When we bought Emmaville four years ago and started renovating the cafe, we talked about the need for a walk-in freezer, but didn't think we could afford one. ...


Sharyn McCrumb's Ballad Novels

Sharyn Mccrumb is best known for her Appalachian "Ballad" novels - eleven total with the latest a novella: Nora Bonesteel's Christmas Past."My books are like Appalachian quilts," says Sharyn McCrumb. ...


Bipartisan support for broadband in MN – the difference is the fuding mechanism

The Austin Daily Herald recently posted higlights from a debate between the candidates for Minnesota House District 27A: the incumbent Shannon Savick, a Democrat from Wells and challenger Peggy Bennett, a Republican from Albert Lea. ...


Magpie irruption?

Magpie Black-billed Magpie This fall I have noticed that there have been many more Magpies in the area. The Black-billed Magpie is a very beautiful bird that is closely related to the Crow and Raven, as well as the Blue and Gray Jays; the family that they all belong to are called Corvids. The species that we have in most of North America is the Black-billed Magpie. ...

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