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Bingo and Benghazi; Republicans rally in DL for the final presidential debate
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Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
McCulloch all-time winningest football coach at Valley City State
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
A 'Midwest' mural; Artist paints a Minnesota-inspired mural on Midwest Printing building
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
The great debate: Apple or pumpkin? Holy Rosary volunteers already taking orders for annual pie sale
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
St. Andrew's Society to host Scottish dinner Nov. 5
Museum's Barn Raising Bash' set for Oct. 29
Marylou F. Chromy
Douglas H. Meyer
Mavis L. Nelson
Toxic Trump? For first time in more than 50 years, Forum Communications declines to endorse Republican nominee
Republicans using fantasies and falsehoods to attack DFLers on MNsure
Constitutional Amendment will be on the ballot on Nov. 8.
Buboltz' say Skoe, Eken and Marquart are strong leaders for this area
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Explore the possibilities: New online tool helps find public hunting land
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
May 4, 2009
Perham man airlifted to MeritCare in Fargo after rollover accident
OTTERTAIL - A Perham man was airlifted to a Fargo hospital after a pickup went off the road and rolled near Ottertail late Sunday, the Minnesota State Patrol said. The accident happened about 10:41 p.m. on Highway 78 north of Ottertail. The patrol said Scot Ribar, 54, of Eagan,...
May 4, 2009 - 8:49am
April 27, 2009
Retired Grand Forks teacher, three students hurt in school bus crash
GRAND FORKS - Dallas Kopp, longtime teacher and coach at Red River High School, was cited Sunday for failure to use proper care after he lost control of a school bus with 14 students on an exit ramp off Interstate 94 in the Bismarck area and it overturned. The bus hit a sign and...
April 27, 2009 - 9:58am
April 24, 2009
Man serioulsy injured in motorcycle crash near Ulen
ULEN - A motorcyclist was airlifted Thursday night to Fargo's MeritCare Hospital after a crash on state Highway 32. Kevin Veraldrud, 43, of Glyndon went into the west ditch south of Ulen after a deer ran out of the ditch, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Troopers were called...
April 24, 2009 - 9:38am
April 23, 2009
Man killed in Renville County farm accident
OLIVIA -- A 46-year-old man died in a farm-related accident Wednesday afternoon north of Olivia. Scott Bratsch was pronounced dead at the scene of the incident around 3:45 pm,according to the Renville County Sheriff 's office. Bratsch and Delbert Wetzel, 76, were found lying on...
April 23, 2009 - 9:35am
April 20, 2009
Mother and daughter injured Sunday in two-vehicle accident west of Willmar
WILLMAR - A mother and daughter from Appleton were injured Sunday in a two-vehicle accident west of Willmar. Three teens from Kerkhoven, who were in the second vehicle, were not injured. According to the State Patrol Adam Miller, 18, of Kerkhoven was going north on Chippewa County...
April 20, 2009 - 9:42am
April 15, 2009
Osakis man dies in rollover
A 32-year-old Osakis man died in a one-vehicle rollover northeast of Osakis Saturday morning. Jeremy Baker was driving north on Todd County Road 37 in his 2000 Ford pickup when he lost control of the vehicle and it rolled, according to the Todd County Sheriff's Office, which listed...
April 15, 2009 - 10:58am
April 14, 2009
Name of Detroit Lakes man fatally injured after high-speed chase released
A rural Detroit Lakes man died Monday as a result of injuries suffered in a chase with law enforcement, according to a news release from the...
April 14, 2009 - 9:31am
April 13, 2009
Backus boy dies as a result of an ATV accident in Cass County
A 16-year-old Backus boy died Sunday as a result of an all-terrain vehicle accident in Cass County. Derek W. Engelke was driving an ATV at about 4:20 p.m. Sunday on a rural gravel road when the vehicle overturned, throwing Engelke and an unidentified passenger, according to a press...
April 13, 2009 - 12:05pm
Two killed in Mahnomen County crash
Two people died in a two-car crash Saturday in Mahnomen County. Forty-nine-year-old John Fagre and 71-year-old Lloyd Benson, both of rural Waubun, died. A vehicle driven by Lee Hagen, 54, Coon Rapids, who was driving northbound on Mahnomen County Road 4, collided with Benson's vehicle. The...
April 13, 2009 - 9:36am
Missing Wisconsin kayaker found dead
A Hayward man who had been missing since Wednesday afternoon after he went kayaking was found dead Saturday afternoon. Randy Danczyk was found in about 10 feet of water just off the Stinnett canoe landing on the Namakagon River in Washburn County. His girlfriend of six years, Ruth...
April 13, 2009 - 9:26am
April 7, 2009
Bagley man dead after U.S. 2 rollover west of Bemidji
A man was killed in a rollover accident at 10:37 p.m. Monday on U.S.
April 7, 2009 - 10:06am
April 6, 2009
Montevideo 4th-grader dies following swimming pool incident
GRANITE FALLS -- Granite Falls Police are still looking for answers in the apparent accidental drowning Friday of a Montevideo fourth-grader at the Kilowatt Community Center swimming pool. "We're just in limbo right now," Granite Falls Police Chief Russ Blue said today. Eddie Ojer...
April 6, 2009 - 1:40pm
Marble man dies in ATV crash
A 43-year-old Marble man died Saturday morning after his off-road vehicle rolled over. Samuel John Dubovich was driving a three-wheeled ATV on a trail a half-mile south of Calumet near County Road 12. He died at the scene, according to the Itasca County Sheriff's Department. The...
April 6, 2009 - 9:58am
April 3, 2009
Pelican Rapids to gather and grieve for high school student killed in bus accident a year ago
PELICAN RAPIDS - Last week, the Weishairs gathered in daughter Jessica's bedroom, where they're sometimes a bit reluctant to venture these days....
April 3, 2009 - 9:16am
March 24, 2009
Snowmobilers bodies recovered from Lake of the Woods
Ontario authorities have recovered the bodies of a Warroad, Minn., man and his teen-aged son who went through the ice Saturday afternoon on Lake of the Woods near Cyclone Island. According to Ontario Provincial Police, divers recovered the bodies of Wayne Windahl, 47, and his son,...
March 24, 2009 - 4:06pm