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Track teams fifth and sixth at Bemidji
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Earnings limits apply to widow’s benefits
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MN legislature talks Sunday liquor sales
Gas prices take big dip in Minnesota
Microsoft Dynamics Lunch ‘n Learn set
The Lodge receives Chairman’s Award
Good named partner at Pemberton Law
Crisis Center to hold annual banquet
MSUM hosting trio of authors at on-campus events April 13
Watch out for April Fool’s Day at library
Egg decorating class Tuesday at NYM center
Long Lake Theater season starts June 10
Foundations have big impact
Needed: Crash course in open records
Letter: Some lake officials push back against ‘aggressive’ DNR stocking of muskie
Question was a deal-breaker
Help for problem gamblers
Six of top 10 most popular state parks located in northern Minnesota
Signs of spring are all around: From migration to sugaring
Last week to ice fish
Comments sought on proposed deer goals
Governor’s budget would help maintain vitality of Minnesota state parks
Murder mystery at the Holmes
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March 24, 2015
Tappe, Bellefeuille lead teams to HOL all-star wins
A pair of Frazee basketball players led their respective teams to wins at the first Heart O’ Lakes Conference all-star basketball showcase in Perham Monday night. Frazee’s Josie Tappe led all scorers in helping the Blue Team defeat the Red Team, 84-57 in the girls all-star...
sports / Hornets
March 24, 2015 - 11:29am
March 19, 2015
Roseau girls advance to Class AA semis
Roseau didn’t have much trouble scoring points during the regular season. In state tournament play, however, scoring points is not a given. Roseau may have struggled to score but there was nothing wrong with the Rams’ defense. Roseau defeated Esko 50-37 in the quarterfinal...
March 19, 2015 - 10:59am
Nielsen MVP, three other Lakers named all-conference
Shay Nielsen was named the Mid-State Conference most valuable player and three other Lakers were named to the all-conference team. Nielsen set a new all-time rebounding mark and a new single-season scoring record in her senior season. She also tallied her 1,000th career point this...
sports / Detroit Lakes
March 19, 2015 - 10:38am
Bellefeuille named to HOL first team
Hornet senior Brady Bellefeuille made the Heart O’ Lakes all-conference first team after an impressive season for Frazee. Bellefeuille joins league MVP Ben Ellefson and Aaron Regnier of Hawley, Nate Lorenz of the section champion Breckenridge Cowboys, and Barnesville’s Ben...
sports / Detroit Lakes
March 19, 2015 - 10:21am
March 18, 2015
Despite poor showing, MSUM will gladly take the win
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- The last time college basketball fans from Moorhead had this much to cheer about, gas cost 91 cents a gallon, a postage stamp was 20 cents, the first computer virus was detected and Cal Ripken Jr. played the first of what became a record-breaking 2,632 consecutive...
sports / College Sports
March 18, 2015 - 9:01am
March 11, 2015
Laker basketball earns academic state championship
Mixing brains with talent, head coach Robb Flint’s boys basketball team complimented a successful 23-6 season with an academic state Class 3A championship. The Lakers were the only team in the state awarded gold medals for a team cumulative grade point average of 3.75 or higher,...
sports / Lakers
March 11, 2015 - 9:12am
March 10, 2015
Laker alum head coach of state-bound Cowboys
BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. - There’s so many times where sports prove there’s no such thing as destiny or fate. The numbers and statistics prove correct and back to the doghouse the underdog goes. But every so often there’s an example to keep hope alive that maybe, just maybe, there’s...
sports / State Tournaments
March 10, 2015 - 11:24am
March 7, 2015
Alexandria advances to 8AAA final holding Albany to a season-low 36 points
MOORHEAD — The No. 2-seeded Alexandria Cardinals used a 12-0 run out of halftime and protected the lead for a 48-36 victory over No. 3 Albany at Minnesota State University Moorhead Saturday night in the Section 8AAA semifinals. Players extolled each other at the end of the first...
March 7, 2015 - 10:59pm
Second half push sends Prowlers to 8AAA section final
MOORHEAD — With seven minutes to play, Thief River Falls pulled away from Detroit Lakes in a 56-45 Section 8AAA semifinal victory at MSUM Saturday night. The Prowlers halftime adjustments combined with the Lakers’ shooting struggles led to a 22-10 Prowlers’ run out of the...
sports / Lakers
March 7, 2015 - 8:06pm
March 6, 2015
Redemption for Battle Lake in Section 6A final
MORRIS, Minn. – Battle Lake’s boys basketball team made sure history did not repeat itself Friday night. One year after suffering a heartbreaking, season-ending loss in the Minnesota Class 1A, Section 6 championship, No. 4-ranked Battle Lake claimed this year’s championship...
March 6, 2015 - 11:52pm
Buzzer beater sends Breckenridge to state
MOORHEAD – Crosby-Ironton guard Brady Tesdahl hoped to make Breckenridge’s boys basketball team wait another year to win a section title. Breckenridge junior Ashton Hegge figured 36 years was long enough. Tesdahl buried a 3-pointer with 8 seconds to go in Friday’s Minnesota...
March 6, 2015 - 11:29pm
Hedstrom named Mid-State player of the year
Five Lakers receive conference distinctions
sports / Lakers
March 6, 2015 - 2:10pm
Titans end Raiders season in 6A subsection
The No. 3 Norman County East/Ulen-Hitterdal Titans ended a tough rebuilding season for the No. 6 Lake Park-Audubon girls basketball team Thursday night 50-32 in the Section 6A playoffs in Ulen. The Titans took control early building a 32-9 lead by halftime and playing their reserves...
sports / Raiders
March 6, 2015 - 10:07am
McArthur leads Bombers to 6A subsection semis
Caitlin McArthur scored a game-high 20 points to lead the No. 4 Waubun Bombers to an opening round Section 6A playoff victory over Moorhead Park Christian 49-42. The Bombers completed a three-game series sweep of the Falcons this season in come-from-behind fashion. The Falcons...
March 6, 2015 - 9:56am
Vikings edge Hornets in 8AA playoff thriller
The No. 3-seeded Pelican Rapids Vikings and the No. 6 Frazee Hornets played an exciting game in front of a packed house in Pelican Rapids in the first round of the Section 8AA girls basketball playoffs on Thursday. The Vikings came out on top in the back and forth game 53-52 to advance...
sports / Hornets
March 6, 2015 - 9:29am