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Construction begins on Fish Lake Dam makeover
Health and Wellness in Becker County: Summit addresses challenges, highlights reasons to celebrate
Fire in Ottertail: Periwinkle destroyed, liquor store damaged
Watch: Flames engulf an Otter Tail business
Changing lanes: Tyler Shipman car show seeks family to help
Outside shooting leads Alex over Laker boys
Gorden a finalist for NHSACA coach of the year
Squirt B’s fifth at B1 International
Lamoureux sisters give U.S. Olympic gold with dramatic goals
DL Youth baseball sign-up and skill assessment March 5-9
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Hildur "Peg" Coen
George Anthony Oja
Suzanne J. Rogstad
Anna Marie Smith
Gun violence: Inaction is deafening with every shot
A great president: I (still) like Ike
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
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November 21, 2012
Crepes add an elegant touch to day-after-Thanksgiving meal
With the Thanksgiving holiday upon us in just a day, it only seems appropriate to offer a suggestion on what to do with your leftover turkey. And...
November 21, 2012 - 9:03am
November 14, 2012
Hugo's in Grand Forks buys Park Rapids, Minn., grocer
Hugo's Family Marketplace, a Grand Forks-based grocer, said Tuesday that it has purchased J&B Foods in Park Rapids, Minn. This will bring the...
November 14, 2012 - 10:01am
November 13, 2012
Grand Forks area parents talk un-schooling their children
At age 6, Hayes Muiderman built his first guitar. Now, at 13, he's working on a second. "This one is bigger," said the Thompson, N.D., teen....
November 13, 2012 - 8:56am
September 6, 2012
2 more guilty pleas, 1 not -guilty plea in Grand Cities drug case that killed 2
Adam Budge of East Grand Forks appeared ready to break into sobs as he admitted in federal court here Wednesday that he stole a powdered hallucinogen...
September 6, 2012 - 8:21am
July 31, 2012
Myths, facts about pregnancy
You've probably heard them: the time-honored advice that mothers-to-be get from well-meaning friends and relatives. No caffeine. Don't dye your hair. If you're carrying low, it's a boy; if high, it's a girl. Most of the myths are old wives' tales and have little or no scientific...
July 31, 2012 - 9:24am
July 27, 2012
Grand Forks native, Virgil Hill, remembers 1984 Olympics
Just days before the 1984 summer Olympics in Los Angeles, Virgil Hill fell sick. The 165-pound Olympic boxer from Grand Forks was in a Colorado...
July 27, 2012 - 8:57am
June 5, 2012
Viewing of Venus transit a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity
If you missed the solar eclipse two weeks ago, you may get an even rarer chance this week to see the sun dim when the planet Venus sweeps in...
June 5, 2012 - 8:36am
May 29, 2012
Good news for coffee lovers: Benefits outweigh the cons
New evidence shows java drinkers are a little more likely to live longer. Regular or decaf, it doesn't matter. People who drink up to six cups...
May 29, 2012 - 8:47am
May 25, 2012
Grand Forks boy, 5, gets hole-in-one
Step aside Tiger Woods, the golf world has a new prodigy. Meet Carter Olson, a 5-year-old from Grand Forks who recently made a hole-in-one....
May 25, 2012 - 8:46am
May 24, 2012
Forest tent caterpillars: Pockets of defoliation likely this year, but no regionwide outbreak
Forest insect experts are starting to see more forest tent caterpillars in northern Minnesota and Wisconsin, but not enough to call it a major outbreak. In Minnesota, the caterpillars are defoliating trees as far north as Detroit Lakes and the east shore of Lake Mille Lacs.
May 24, 2012 - 9:35am
April 17, 2012
Northfield woman charged with 16 counts of animal cruelty
A 61-year-old Northfield woman, Dayna Kristine Bell, has been charged with 16 counts of felony animal cruelty in connection with the deaths of many puppies and dogs in her care in September 2011. Bell is the owner and operator of Bells Kennels in Sciota Township, Dakota County. On...
April 17, 2012 - 10:26pm
April 13, 2012
Urine thief agrees to plea agreement
The Grand Forks man who stole his own urine samples to avoid being thrown back in jail has agreed to a plea deal that covers those three break-ins as well as four felony drug charges. The deal would have Benjamin Gordon Ewing, 18, serve two years in prison with two years suspended...
April 13, 2012 - 8:25am
March 27, 2012
Roommate: UND student found dead along railroad tracks often used short cut
The UND student found dead Saturday morning in the Grand Forks rail yard was apparently taking a short cut between his apartment and campus,...
March 27, 2012 - 9:23am
March 16, 2012
MARILYN HAGERTY: Scallops are nice but New Yorkers line up for burgers
NEW YORK CITY -- So where do the other people eat? That's what Ryan and I set out to learn on our second day of my whirlwind tour as a celebrity...
March 16, 2012 - 9:42am
How to see Bill Clinton in Grand Forks
Grand Forks residents will have two chances to see former President Bill Clinton when he visits Saturday. Clinton will speak at the flood...
March 16, 2012 - 9:23am