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Mall of America temporarily closes stores amid protest
A group of Minnesota atheists isn’t sitting out the Christmas season
Gas prices expected to stay low for the holidays
Duluth to ask state about privacy surrounding police body cameras
Democratic doubts remain as Daudt prepares to lead Minnesota House
Spuds earn five-point victory over Lakers
Dance teams nearly sweep at Fergus Falls, fourth at conference kick
Top-ranked Minneota defeats Frazee for Kertscher Duals championship
Otters and Lakers battle to overtime tie
Lakers win late at Alexandria 54-49
Albright named as BWSR’s Watershed Employee of the Year
Plowing snow onto highway can be a hazard, considered illegal
Holy Rosary completes first Knowledge Bowl
Don’t let stress beat you
Friends & Neighbors
Essentia gives Wolf Lake Rescue a gift
6,600 Minnesota jobs created; rate down to 3.7%
Dept of Revenue wins improvement award
Minnesotans saving big coin with gas dip
New agent joins Jack Chiver Realty team
Variety of events planned in area
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
Sawyer Brown bringing Christmas spirit to Shooting Star this Friday
Longest Night Music Fest set this Sunday in NYM
‘The Classic Nutcracker’ coming to NDSU’s Reineke Festival Hall
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Leave us all alone! We can’t breathe!
The limit of Minnesota Nice: Norwegian Americans rally to defeat ambassador pick
Time is right for American policy change on Cuba
Man versus the machine
Voyageurs National Park grows by 61 acres
Court order puts Great Lakes wolves back on endangered species list
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
December is ‘the moon of popping trees’
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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March 9, 2014
Polling places get ADA upgrades
With the 2014 general election races looming, four cities and townships in Becker County have been given funding to make handicap accessibility improvements to their polling places. “Providing accessible polling places is vital to ensure everyone has equal access when casting...
news / Detroit Lakes
March 9, 2014 - 2:00pm
January 14, 2014
Reward offered in Ada house arson
ADA, Minn. – Police here are looking for information about who might have deliberately set a man’s home on fire here in early September. Ada Police Chief Jody Bueng said an investigation had determined that the Sept. 1 fire, which happened at about 11 p.m. at the home of Brock...
news / crime
January 14, 2014 - 7:59am
December 1, 2013
Man dead after vehicle rollover near Ada, Minn.
ADA, Minn. – A 23-year-old man died early Saturday morning in a vehicle rollover about 5 miles east of here on Highway 200. Kirk F. Skaurud of Gary was ejected from the 2007 Chevy Silverado, which was traveling eastbound when it left the roadway after 2 a.m. The pickup truck...
December 1, 2013 - 12:26pm
September 10, 2013
Dilworth man sentenced to 20 years in Ada baby's death
ADA, Minn. – A Dilworth man was sentenced Monday to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to killing his girlfriend’s baby daughter last fall. In pleading guilty July 29 to a charge of second-degree murder, Raul Perez, 25, admitted he became angry at 22-month-old Ariel...
news / crime
September 10, 2013 - 9:15am
September 3, 2013
Fire destroys Ada home
ADA, Minn. – A fire destroyed a home here Sunday night, though officials are still searching for what caused the blaze. The fire was reported by a passerby at about 11 p.m. and firefighters were on the scene quickly, according to Ada Police Chief Jody Bueng. Bueng said the...
September 3, 2013 - 8:15am
September 5, 2012
This week in Entertainment
Wednesday, Sept. 5 DANCE Northern Lights Ballroom Dance Club: 7 to 9 p.m., VFW, 308 Sheyenne St., Fargo. A 30-minute salsa lesson followed by open dancing, practice and pizza, all included with admission price of $5 for members, $10 for nonmembers; all ages welcome. Info: 701-293-8306. MISCELLANEOUS ...
entertainment / events / music / theater
September 5, 2012 - 12:04pm
February 23, 2011
Police seek help to find missing Ada woman
Angela Sip, 30, was last seen Thursday leaving her grandmother's home in Ada. She was driving a white 1996 Dodge Neon with Minnesota plates 979-ALZ. Police say she could be suffering from depression and could be a danger to herself. On Tuesday night, officers said a statewide alert...
February 23, 2011 - 1:40am
June 27, 2009
Ada police chief ID'd in photo taken before wife and son were arrested
FARGO - The Ada police chief appears in a group photo holding what looks like an open beer can on a public sidewalk across from the Fargodome. Fargo...
June 27, 2009 - 9:50am
March 5, 2009
Former school bookkeeper pleads not guilty to taking $118,000 from Ada district
ADA - Marcella Bentley, a former Norman County East School District bookkeeper accused of taking more than $118,000 in district money, has pleaded not guilty. Bentley , who resigned last spring after 30 years with the district, is charged with one count of theft, one count of embezzlement...
March 5, 2009 - 11:19am
Former Norman County East bookkeeper faces embezzlement charges
ADA - A former Norman County East School District bookkeeper faces felony charges for allegedly taking more than $118,000 in district money over roughly two years. Marcella Bentley, a 30-year veteran of the district who resigned last spring, was charged with one count of theft, one...
February 5, 2009 - 1:00pm
September 29, 2008
Waubun rallies past Ada-Borup to stay perfect
WAUBUN - It's as if the cold mist surrounding Waubun's football team on Friday night suddenly disappeared. Figuratively speaking, of course, What the Bombers did in the final six minutes of their game versus Ada-Borup was unlike their style for the first 42 minutes of the game. And...
September 29, 2008 - 12:00am
September 19, 2008
SUV rollover north of Ada injures husband and wife
A husband and wife escaped serious injury when their sport utility vehicle was side-swiped and rolled Thursday night in Norman County, the Minnesota State Patrol said. Eunhye Kang, 21, of Crookston, was driving northbound on State Highway 9 north of Ada about 11:30 p.m. when he fell...
September 19, 2008 - 9:00am