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Challenge yourself and your friends to end hunger this summer: 'Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless" campaign launches in July
DL School Board approves $39 million budget for FY 2018
A recipe for success: Richville cafe owner starts 'A Little Summer Fun' to keep town alive
Collin Peterson to speak at health care forum in DL
Sanford bash for 15,000: Concert featuring Fergie, Lionel Richie, marks completion of nearly $500 million hospital
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State BMX Championship Series in DL July 1-2
Lamoureux campers, organizers wrapping up successful venture
Vikings' special teams spots up for grabs
Angels fall at Pelican Rapids
Busker, Herzog top five at Duluth Jr. PGA
Unearthing history:Minnesota couple seeks to remember the 'forgotten woman'
Column: The most significant Minnesota address in 1790
Turning back the pages
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Bakko family welcomes son
Friends & Neighbors
Could you turn your hobby into a career?
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent in May
BTD Manufacturing ramps up production capacity with new machines
A flavor for everyone: McKinley Nutrition serves teas, shakes in McKinley Plaza
If your old AC no longer beats the heat, it may be time for a new one
Richwood Winery to host Summer Solstice Festival on Saturday
'A kind of merry war': Shakespeare in the Park's 'Much Ado' opens Thursday at DL's City Park
Duluth benefit concert to spotlight Native American artists
It's time to party!: Oak Crossing fundraiser set for June 23 at Holy Rosary
Rock of the 70s Tour comes to Shooting Star June 23: Iconic bands to take the stage in Mahnomen for one night only
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Richard M. Lynch
LilyAnn Evelyn (Flermoen) Roed
James Ray Peach
Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Who is the source of this hateful political climate?
Guest Editorial: Avoid trouble at your door
McFeely: Star Lake Casino project hits a possible snag
Sen. Al Franken column: Healthcare plan would hammer Minnesota and Becker County
Blane Klemek column: Discovering the scarlet tanager
Column: Fishing and finances
Blane Klemek column: Cuckoos feast on forest tent caterpillars
Warm water fishing is here, time to adjust
Blane Klemek column: Saying goodbye to an old friend
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
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'
Pine to Palm
December 30, 2016
Woman hurt when her Honda Civic rolls while trying to pass MnDOT truck near Perham
A Baxter woman suffered non-life-threatening injuries Thursday after her Honda Civic went into the ditch while trying to pass a MnDOT truck on Highway 10 west of Perham. Alexandria A. Erickson, 23, of Baxter was taken to Perham Memorial Hospital, according to the State Patrol. She...
December 30, 2016 - 1:09pm
December 28, 2016
Christmas Day tragedy: family, friends remember 18 year old killed after car-pedestrian accident
A phone call that every parent prays they never get--least of all on Christmas Day--told Brent Mclaughlin and Tommie Sue that their daughter,...
December 28, 2016 - 2:18pm
December 27, 2016
Two hurt when Jeep rolls over on Highway 10 on Friday morning
Two people were injured in a rollover crash Friday morning on Highway 10 in Becker County. The driver, Louise E. Grover, 67, and a passenger, Gerald A. Duphorn, 72 , both of Crookston, each suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol, although Grover is reportedly...
December 27, 2016 - 11:03am
November 10, 2016
Two Minnesota hunters killed, one Lake Park hunter injured
A 41-year-old man was found Monday, Nov. 7, deceased in the woods after suffering an apparent gunshot wound in central Minnesota. Morrison County...
November 10, 2016 - 10:15am
November 9, 2016
Minnesota man found dead of gunshot wound in deer stand
CLOQUET, Minn. -- A Cloquet man has been found dead in his deer stand from a gunshot wound. Carlton County Sheriff Kelly Lake said the 73-year-old man had been deer hunting in Red Clover Township. Dispatchers received a call at 10:18 a.m. on Monday reporting the man had been found...
November 9, 2016 - 12:44pm
November 2, 2016
Man hurt in car-semi crash in Lake Park
A Moorhead man was injured Tuesday after his car rear-ended a semi and caught fire on Highway 10 in Lake Park. James H. Stenerson, 86, of Moorhead suffered non-life threatening injuries. He was taken to Sanford Hospital in Fargo, according to the State Patrol. The driver of the semi,...
November 2, 2016 - 8:26am
October 21, 2016
Minnesota firefighter responding to fatal car crash discovers that 16-year-old victim is his son
As a member of the volunteer fire department in the tiny northwestern Minnesota town of Ada, Randy Peterson has a routine when his pager goes...
October 21, 2016 - 7:24am
October 1, 2016
Ponsford woman sentenced for taking police on 100 mile-per-hour chase
A Ponsford woman has been sentenced for fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle. Mary Rose Thompson, 23, was sentenced in Becker County District Court to one year and one day in prison, stayed for four years. She will instead spend 60 days in jail with credit for 42 days served....
October 1, 2016 - 7:41am
September 29, 2016
Driver of potato truck injured in crash near Perham
A Wisconsin man was injured Thursday morning, Sept. 29, when the potato truck he was driving crashed and rolled near Perham. According to a report...
September 29, 2016 - 9:58am
August 17, 2016
Pickup crashes near Lake Park after driver suffers fatal medical issue
The driver of a pickup suffered a fatal medical issue while driving on Highway 10 near Lake Park Monday afternoon, Aug. 15, causing the pickup to leave the road and crash, according to a report released by the Minnesota State Patrol. According to the State Patrol: The driver of the...
August 17, 2016 - 11:21am
July 16, 2012
Minnesota man electrocuted by extension cord
WILLMAR, Minn. -- An Eagle Lake man was electrocuted Sunday evening while working on a boat lift at his home. According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Department, Brian Van Engen, 56, was moving his boat lift when it came into contact with an extension cord that had been rubbed...
July 16, 2012 - 10:29pm
Boy improving after accident
An 8-year-old Leonard boy is gradually improving from injuries he sustained in a sailboat accident April 6. Isaiah Risland remains at Children's Hospital in Minneapolis, where he's showing positive signs of recovery from hypothermia. "Isaiah is still gaining consciousness occasionally...
April 16, 2012 - 8:44am
April 12, 2012
Boy 'comfortable and safe' during recovery; Clearwater County sheriff expects no criminal charges in sailboat accident
Isaiah Risland coughed and tried sitting up from his bed Wednesday at Children's Hospital in Minneapolis, providing more positive signs the 8-year-old...
April 12, 2012 - 8:47am
April 11, 2012
Family seeks continued prayers as boy recovers
The family of Isaiah Risland say the 8-year-old boy is showing some positive recovery signs, but prayers are still needed in his fight to survive. In...
April 11, 2012 - 8:43am
February 20, 2012
At least four dead in I-94 pileup near Alexandria in central Minnesota
Four people were killed in a multi-vehicle pileup west of Alexandria on Interstate 94, according to Sergeant Jesse Grabow with the Minnesota...
February 20, 2012 - 8:26pm