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Man gets prison for fleeing police officers
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Lakers throttle Park Rapids for first victory
Dehler and Priem win at Maple Hills
Peterson runner-up at Bagley; LP-A finishes fourth
Titans, Bombers to clash in 9-man battle at Ulen
John Otto to be honored for 50 years with Ulen football
Knowing when, and how much, to step in
Learning the lingo of Social Security can help with your retirement planning
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
friends & neighbors
Daggett Truck Line honors trucker for 'superb' driving
Cost Share Program makes organic certification more affordable, rebates available
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
'Two slightly clueless 19 year olds camping...what could go wrong?'
Renowned musician Annie Humphrey comes to New York Mills Saturday
Maplewood State Park ready to host Leaf Days celebration
Fall into autumn this Friday
Big weekend ahead in Park Rapids: Art Leap, Great American Story events set Sept. 23-24
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Robert "Bobby" Wayne Arnold
Ronald F. Williams Sr.
Robert Wayne Arnold
Marlene A. Collins
Letter: Otto created lifelong impact on his students
Letter: Collin Peterson foe is 'heartless' Republican
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Like U.S., Canada has issues with healthcare, but the solution is not to dismantle universal care
Appeals panel goes against county, Osage gun range
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Grizzlies have come back from the brink
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
January 31, 2013
Kelliher man dies in multi-vehicle crash near Blackduck
BLACKDUCK - A 41-year-old Kelliher man died after a Wednesday morning crash near here. Chanin Johnson was following a snowplow Highway 72, about seven miles north of Blackduck, in a 2002 Chevrolet pickup, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The State Patrol said Johnson lost...
January 31, 2013 - 9:44am
January 29, 2013
Six involved in Perham crash
A victim was extricated from a car using the Jaws of Life after a two-car accident in Perham at noon on Sunday. A total of six people were involved...
January 29, 2013 - 9:22am
January 25, 2013
Vehicle accidents keep piling up
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff's Office: Friday, Jan. 18 A half-dozen vehicle-deer collisions were reported from Friday through Monday in Becker County. No injuries were reported. At 1:56 a.m....
January 25, 2013 - 4:02pm
More patrol for DUIs, distractions
Most days, Sgt. Shane Richard loves his job at the Becker County Sheriff's Department. Then there are those days he dreads. The ones where a deadly automobile crash has him walking up somebody's steps with horrid news. "It's almost like it's in slow motion," he said. "You know...
January 25, 2013 - 3:51pm
January 23, 2013
Fracking death in North Dakota ruled accidental
BISMARCK - A Duluth, Minn., man who died at a hydraulic fracturing site Saturday died of chest and abdominal injuries when he was hit by oilfield equipment, the North Dakota Medical Examiner's Office said in a report issued Tuesday. The report of death for Mike Krajewski, 49, who...
January 23, 2013 - 8:24am
January 22, 2013
A semi crash overnight on Interstate 90 near Plankinton, S.D., resulted in an interstate closure and possibly a death. The wreck affected traffic for a few hours, and the upside-down semi appears to have a power utility pole wedged in its axles. BY CHRIS HUBER
January 22, 2013 - 3:18pm
January 21, 2013
Firefighters respond to sawmill fire in Otter Tail County
A chimney was believed to be the source of a fire Monday morning at a sawmill owned by John Henry Mast. The sawmill is located on County Highway...
January 21, 2013 - 3:31pm
Man injured in ATV rollover north of Moorhead
MOORHEAD - A man was taken to the hospital this morning after an ATV accident north of Moorhead. Clay County Deputy Tim Griffin said it appeared the young adult male and a juvenile male were riding in a side-by-side Polaris Ranger when they drove out of the ditch and the ATV tipped...
January 21, 2013 - 9:28am
Man killed in accident at fracking site near Watford City
WATFORD CITY, N.D. - A Duluth, Minn., man who died in an accident at a hydraulic fracturing site Saturday north of Watford City was a family...
January 21, 2013 - 8:40am
3 injured in crash near Brainerd
BRAINERD, Minn. - Three people were injured, one critically, when two vehicles collided Saturday morning at the intersection of Highway 18 and Two Mile Road, the State Patrol reported. A 2002 Pontiac Grand Prix was going north about 7:14 a.m. on Two Mile Road and the driver failed...
January 21, 2013 - 8:35am
January 18, 2013
Rise in fish house thefts
The following items were taken from reports at the Becker County Sheriff's Department and the Detroit Lakes Police Department: Friday, Jan. 11 At 8:02 a.m. icy road conditions led to three vehicles crashing into each other at the intersection of Frazee Street and Minnesota Avenue....
January 18, 2013 - 3:07pm
January 17, 2013
Crookston woman protects children as she is hit by a vehicle at school
A Crookston woman held her infant son in her arms and pushed her 6-year-old daughter out of the way as she was struck by a vehicle in a parking lot of a Crookston school Wednesday. Nykisha Mariscal, 35, rolled across the top of the hood of the vehicle and fell to the ground, all...
January 17, 2013 - 10:57am
January 16, 2013
Several hurt in area auto accidents
Several people have been injured in auto accidents in the area over the past few days. One person was seriously injured in a two-vehicle collision on Richwood Road near Bakke Lutheran Church on Tuesday afternoon. A passenger in one of the vehicles, Amber Bevins, 28, of Bemidji...
January 16, 2013 - 11:48am
UPDATE: Man receives non-life threatening injuries in Highway 71 collision
Two southbound vehicles collided Monday afternoon seven miles south of Wadena on Highway 71. According to information from the Minnesota State...
January 16, 2013 - 11:08am
January 9, 2013
Man's vehicle hits runaway cow
A Detroit Lakes man escaped serious injury after colliding at 65 mph with a cow on Highway 10 in Detroit Lakes Tuesday morning. James Jenson, 62, was on his way to work about 6:20 a.m. Tuesday when his vehicle hit a black angus cow. The large cow rolled over the hood and roof...
January 9, 2013 - 10:18am