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Four hurt in two-car crash near Perham
Crime & accidents around Becker County
'It was unbelievable': Honor Flight a memorable experience for local Korean War vet and family
Minn. plans extra speeding enforcement in July
Over 200 birders flocked to Detroit Lakes for 21st Festival of Birds
Laker Softball summer camp June 20-21
Lacasa, Hanninen place fourth at section tennis
UND's Kyley Foster has been on a fast track to pole vault success
Jacks sweep Laker baseball
Lacasa, Hanninen vying for state doubles berth
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
friends & neighbors
Spicer Castle to close
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Betty Jean Wilson
Darla Kay Soholt
Donald L. Askelson
Over a million died protecting our freedom
Going solo on Iran nuclear agreement
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Rescissions bill is a smokescreen
Approve funding for Minnesota facilities
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
May 16, 2018
Dayton vetoes abortion ultrasound legislation
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has vetoed a bill that requires doctors to give abortion patients the option to view the fetus' ultrasound....
May 16, 2018 - 12:27pm
February 2, 2018
Letter: Abortion violates common-sense justice
To accept and to choose an abortion is to take an entirely innocent and totally defenseless unborn human person—and, by deliberate intention, put this person to death. This is evil! Never mind how some U.S. Supreme Court justices may have voted many years ago on the issue of...
February 2, 2018 - 8:00am
March 5, 2017
Minnesota Senate leader expects abortion funding bill to go to Dayton
ST. PAUL—A bill aimed at curtailing state funding for abortions in Minnesota is advancing rapidly in the Minnesota Senate, but may be stalled...
March 5, 2017 - 5:04pm
October 8, 2016
Legal abortion cannot be morally defended---are we thinking this tragedy through?
Multiple surveys across the nation in recent years indicate that citizen support for totally unrestricted access to unlimited abortion rights is very limited and far from being a noteworthy percentage of survey respondents. Yet, the Democratic Party presidential candidate continues...
October 8, 2016 - 9:56am
July 2, 2015
Minnesota saw slight, rare rise in abortions for 2014
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota health officials said Wednesday that abortions performed in the state rose 2.2 percent last year, the first increase since 2006. According to a Department of Health report, 10,123 abortions were performed in 2014, up from 9,903 in the previous year.
July 2, 2015 - 8:20am
March 9, 2015
Abortion bills move to front burner
ST. PAUL -- After simmering quietly in the background lately, abortion issues are set to take on new prominence this year at the Minnesota Capitol. With anti-abortion leaders back in charge of the Minnesota House, restrictions on abortion and abortion providers are winning hearings...
March 9, 2015 - 5:00am
May 14, 2014
ND appeals ruling on fetal-heartbeat abortion ban
BISMARCK -- North Dakota is appealing a federal judge’s ruling that permanently blocked a state law that would have banned abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected. The appeal was filed Wednesday in U.S.
May 14, 2014 - 1:15pm
January 13, 2014
Supreme Court will not hear Arizona abortion law appeal
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear Arizona's appeal of a lower-court ruling that declared unconstitutional a state law...
January 13, 2014 - 1:25pm
July 22, 2013
Judge stops N.D. abortion law from taking effect
BISMARCK -- A federal judge has stopped a strict new North Dakota anti-abortion law from taking effect Aug. 1. U.S. District Judge Daniel Hovland today ruled the law prohibiting abortions once a heartbeat is detected, which some say is about six weeks, “is clearly an invalid...
July 22, 2013 - 12:29pm
January 31, 2012
Catholics protest mandate to cover birth control
Local Catholic leaders joined a nationwide pushback against a new federal health care mandate this weekend, claiming that forcing insurance plans...
January 31, 2012 - 8:43am
November 17, 2010
Fargo women's clinic abortion doctor won't be charged
The Cass County state's attorney has declined to bring criminal charges against a doctor at the Red River Women's Clinic who performed abortions with a temporarily expired state medical license. Birch Burdick, in a memo sent Tuesday to Fargo police investigators, concluded that ...
November 17, 2010 - 12:59am
October 31, 2010
40 Days for Life ends with prayers
The prayer and fasting vigil in front of Fargo's Red River Women's Clinic, 40 Days for Life, closed Sunday night with a prayer service. More than 100 people showed up for the 7 p.m. prayer service that lasted about 80 minutes. The event started Sept. 22 with anti-abortion protesters...
October 31, 2010 - 10:29pm
February 17, 2009
Majority of Fargo-area representatives support abortion language bill as North Dakota House OKs challenge to Roe v. Wade
BISMARCK - The North Dakota House has voted to declare that human life begins at fertilization, setting up a challenge to Roe v. Wade, the 1973 U.S. Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion in the U.S. The vote was 51-41 on House Bill 1572 and now goes to the Senate. The bill...
February 17, 2009 - 6:09pm
North Dakota Catholics mail 30,000 post cards in opposition of Freedom of Choice Act
Catholics in eastern North Dakota mailed more than 30,000 postcards to U.S.
February 17, 2009 - 6:07pm
January 26, 2009
Protesting on the anniversary of Roe v. Wade
January 26, 2009 - 12:00am