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Blind veteran paddles kayak through whitewater rapids in Montana
8,700 MinnesotaCare enrollees given bad information on MNsure switch
Lawsuit seeks to halt home care worker union vote
High-speed chase in Bemidji ends in fatality
Little Falls man dies in crash near Garrison
Showcasing the DL 412 BMX track
No. 8 seed DL upsets top-seeded Blues at Legion tournament
‘No Mercy III’ will follow up on MMA success
‘Shorty Memorial’ is July 28-30 in Frazee
Records on Super Bowl bid show NFL request for snowplowing priority
In the Zone
STAR competition: LPA students head to national conference
Host families needed for exchange students; group forming soon
Goeun Park: Little brothers can grow up to be friends
Holly McCamant: Camp counselor has best three weeks at camp ever
Class of 1974 looking for classmates
Friends & Neighbors
WE Fest 2014
79th Annual Northwest Water Carnival
Garden-grown delights: Union Central residents enjoying fresh veggies this summer
Kings of the kitchen
Assumption Catholic Church ‘blessed’ with parish center
Blane Klemek: Where have the swallows gone?
Brad Laabs: Tips to keep equipment working safely, properly
DNR seeks lake sturgeon info from area anglers
Minnesota DNR to allow more licenses, set higher harvest level for 2014 wolf hunt
Minnesota scales back deer hunt
Continental Land Co. of LP hires Monson
MN gas prices take nearly 9-cent drop
Radiologist joins DL’s Essentia-St. Mary’s
Tuning up the business: Oil isn’t the only thing Valvoline is changing
Gasoline experts say ‘shop around’ for dips
Shine a light on political cash
Lee H. Hamilton: Why incumbents keep getting reelected
Missing the boat on the AIS battle
Water Carnival hit all high notes
Lynn Hummel: War is hell and never over for many vets
Becker County Fair on the upswing
Make some memories: Take your kids fishing!
Taste of Dorset festival is on Aug. 3
Lineup set for Perham’s Pioneer Fest, Aug. 16
It’s no tall tale: Library has scoop on MN folklore
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