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Full ride to pharmacy school: Waubun senior 'wins the lottery' with Cultural Diversity Scholarship
Ready to turn in his keys: After 20 years, Berenz to retire as Food Pantry director
To the Rezcue!: Stray dogs ran rampant on White Earth ... until now
At a dead end: Moorhead joyrider arrested after high-speed chase ends in DL
Baca's back: Level 3 sex offender making DL his home again
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Lakers wrestle their way into state competition
Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Flying south: Minnesota Flyers Optional Levels gymnasts to compete at state competition
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
Keeping active is important at any age
Stewart named to dean's list at St. Mary's University
Kjos turns 90
Friday matters: Everyday reconciliation
Column: Experiencing Christianity abroad
Friends & Neighbors
And the Builder of the Year award goes to...
And the Shore-Master Dealer award goes to...
Reduce, reuse...repurpose: Local woman opens antique and thrift store in DL
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Magical music moments: Spring concerts galore set for lakes area this week
Historic Moorhead buildings open for tours on April Fools' Day
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
Rita A. Wicker
LuEtta J. Anderson
Public library offers on-the-go access with new app
Toxic fumes: Bill would help protect firefighters from cancer
Are these people enduring age discrimination? You be the judge
DL student population is growing, school buildings need to keep up
Is the Minnesota Commerce Department Out of Control?
Very bad news for bats in Becker County: White-nose syndrome, which wipes out bat colonies, is now killing them here
Blane Klemek column: Winter camping and trout fishing in the Boundary Waters
Brad Laabs column: Time to get ready for open-water fishing
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
March 13, 2017
Heitkamp, Klobuchar say change in visa processing could hurt rural healthcare
GRAND FORKS — Sens. Heidi Heitkamp and Amy Klobuchar are speaking out against a coming change to how foreigners' work visas are processed—something...
March 13, 2017 - 6:31pm
January 17, 2017
Bill proposes delaying parts of new ND medical marijuana law
BISMARCK—North Dakota lawmakers were adamant Monday, Jan. 16, that they were not trying to deny the will of the people with a proposal...
January 17, 2017 - 9:22am
DAPL protest occurs Monday with 3 arrested, some say in response to MLK day
MANDAN, N.D. — The protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline aren't ending. At 3:30 pm Monday, about 200 protesters made their way from...
January 17, 2017 - 8:56am
December 14, 2016
State of the County address: Becker County board chair emphasizes importance of teamwork
The year 2016 was one of change for Becker County, including the hiring of several new department heads, the completion of a new solid waste transfer station and the selection of a site for the new county jail. But through it all, said County Board Chair Barry Nelson on Tuesday, cooperation...
December 14, 2016 - 5:00pm
December 7, 2016
Local legislators favor special session to deal with healthcare premium crisis
If there's one thing our local legislators on both sides of the political aisle can agree on, it's that something needs to be done about healthcare...
December 7, 2016 - 4:00pm
December 5, 2016
Trump supports completion of Dakota Access Pipeline
WASHINGTON - President-elect Donald Trump supports the construction of a pipeline in North Dakota, his spokesman said on Monday, Dec. 5, when...
December 5, 2016 - 2:50pm
Feds won't grant permission to finish controversial pipeline
WASHINGTON — A long-awaited decision issued Sunday, Dec. 4, denies an easement for the Dakota Access Pipeline, but it does not mean an...
December 5, 2016 - 8:42am
November 30, 2016
Upset over paintings, Dayton walks out of meeting
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton walked out of a meeting he chairs Tuesday, Nov. 29, over a battle about whether Civil War paintings should hang...
November 30, 2016 - 10:10am
November 29, 2016
Supply deliveries to protest camp could be fined
BISMARCK — Vehicles delivering supplies to the Dakota Access Protest camp could be subject to a $1,000 fine per the governor's emergency...
November 29, 2016 - 3:03pm
September 23, 2016
Early voting has started in Minnesota, among first in the nation
Election Day is more than a month away but the voting was already underway Friday, as Minnesota kicked off its first presidential cycle where...
September 23, 2016 - 11:40am
September 17, 2016
Farmers losing faith in Dayton: DNR commissioner meets with Becker County officials
Gov. Mark Dayton has lost trust with farmers and will have to work hard to restore it. That was the message Becker County Board Chairman Barry Nelson had for DNR commissioner Tom Landwehr during a meeting earlier this month with Becker County officials. Farmers were not happy when...
September 17, 2016 - 5:00pm
September 9, 2016
Minnesota Democrats say they have case to get Trump's name off ballot
Democrats have sued to get Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's name removed from Minnesota ballots. The suit claims the Minnesota...
September 9, 2016 - 8:59am
August 31, 2016
The cost of the Epipen increase
There's a cost that comes with the 450 percent increase in the price of EpiPens. Parents worry that they won't be able to afford their child's medication. They drive to pharmacies miles away from their homes just to get the best deal on EpiPens. School nurses watch as families weigh...
August 31, 2016 - 10:10am
Farmers irked with Dayton; Ag Organizations say they want more input
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn.—First it was an effort to keep agriculture runoff out of the state's waters by the use of plant buffers, then last...
August 31, 2016 - 10:08am
August 27, 2016
Political campaign signs not permitted on state highway rights of way
Placement of campaign and other advertising signage on any highway rights of way is not allowed under state law, reminds the Minnesota Department of Transportation.
August 27, 2016 - 5:00am