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Record May Rainfall
MDH says new strain of dog flu, found in Detroit Lakes, was treated successfully
Rain Totals: May 28-29
Car salesman rescues trucker in fiery crash in Roseville, Minn.
Laker boys south subsection golf champions
Minnesota 8U hockey numbers increase
Three Raiders receive all-conference baseball nods
Six Lakers named to Mid-State all-conference softball team
Angels improve to 4-1
Two friends paddle the remote Little Fork River
What happens when a company won’t fix a misspelled name
Being the perfect packer
DL couple plans wedding visit around national parks
Artichokes can help kids learn to love veggies
Friends & Neighbors
Youth, volunteers produce TV ad for Ice Cream Truck
National Star of Life Award goes to Kaiser
Lamppa steps away from oil pipeline biz
Low interest loans available for farmers
Beware: Not all pay-day loans legit
'Tomorrowland' is a well-intentioned mess
Book signing Friday in Detroit Lakes
June 11 concert set to support Vergas Trail
Magic and music show set June 4 at local library
Watercolor exhibit opens June 21 at Hjemkomst Center
Minnesota tobacco use down
Bad luck gets the blame and a bad rap
Marquart: ‘Every vote I take’ is for rural MN
Letter: Saddam Hussein was a WMD himself
Follow the rules and stop AIS
More bears, likely looking for food, wandering near homes in Minnesota this year
Minn. DNR using iFish app to net data with the help of anglers
Otter Tail Lakes Country Fishing Report
Zebra mussels found in Christmas Lake
Northern Minnesota study focuses on sandhill cranes
Lake & Home Real Estate - June 2015
Summer Scene - May 2015
Discover the outdoors at wildlife sanctuary
Try one of the many golf courses in the area
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
May 7, 2015
Eddie Money to guest at Boston concert
Back by popular demand, Tom Scholz’ band Boston will appear at Fargo’s Scheels Arena this summer as part of their highly anticipated summer tour. Eddie Money has just been added as special guest for the Thursday, June 25 show at Scheels Arena in Fargo. Gates open at 6:30...
entertainment / music
May 7, 2015 - 5:05am
February 20, 2015
Boston to perform at Fargo’s Scheels Arena
Fans of the classic rock band Boston are in for more than a feeling when the group performs in Fargo this summer. Promoter Jade Presents announced this week that the band that had a streak of rock hits in the mid-1970s and 1980s will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 25 at...
entertainment / music
February 20, 2015 - 5:05am
January 25, 2015
Major New England Snowstorm
A major winter storm will be affecting much of New England Monday through Wednesday. Blizzard Warnings have been issued for coastal areas...
January 25, 2015 - 10:29pm
December 16, 2013
Surging Celtics hold off Timberwolves
By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange Minnesota 97 Boston 101 BOSTON -- Back on Nov. 16, the young Boston Celtics visited Minnesota and were thumped by the Timberwolves to fall to 4-7. Exactly one month later, the teams met again in Boston. This time, the first-place Celtics...
December 16, 2013 - 10:26pm
November 17, 2013
Timberwolves bounce back for big 106-88 win over Celtics
The Sports Xchange MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Timberwolves understood the message: Good teams don't let one loss turn into two and good teams find a way to pull out winnable games at home. That's why the Timberwolves were especially satisfied with Saturday's 106-88 victory...
November 17, 2013 - 8:51am
October 31, 2013
Red Sox clinch World Series with rout of Cards
By Larry Fine BOSTON (Reuters) - The Boston Red Sox completed a rousing run from a last-place finish to top of the baseball universe by...
October 31, 2013 - 8:04am
April 19, 2013
Frazee grad mere block from bombs
It’s the little decisions in life that can make the biggest impact. Samantha Laine learned that firsthand during the bombing of the Boston Marathon last week. The 2008 Frazee-Vergas High School graduate has been living in Boston for about a year and a half and was roughly a block...
April 19, 2013 - 4:41pm
Crossing finish line just in time
Running the Boston Marathon last weekend turned into more of a roller coaster ride, at least emotionally, for Detroit Lakes native Jay Quam. Now a judge for Hennepin County, Quam was only a block and a half away from one of the bombs and two blocks away from the other when the blasts...
April 19, 2013 - 4:09pm
April 16, 2013
'Let's get out of here': Area runners, witnesses recall chaotic scene of bombing
BOSTON – John Simonson, of Fargo, had just finished the Boston Marathon with a time of 3 hours, 56 minutes Monday afternoon. He collected his blanket and a finisher’s medal, then headed to a bus about 300 yards from the finish line to put on long pants. He waved to his wife, Kelley,...
April 16, 2013 - 8:38am
Area marathon directors take notice of events in Boston
FARGO – It was within the last two weeks when Fargo Marathon director Mark Knutson visited with Boston Marathon director Dave McGillivray. “My heart goes out to him, you can’t help but feel terrible for those guys,” Knutson said referring to Boston Marathon officials. “That...
April 16, 2013 - 8:22am
October 23, 2008
Consultanting firm says Big Stone II will cost more than utiltiies say
According to a Minneapolis Star Tribune story, Big Stone II took a big hit Wednesday when independent experts said the utilities behind the proposed South Dakota power plant did their math wrong. In a report, sought by the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC), Boston Pacific...
October 23, 2008 - 12:00am
June 26, 2008
Boston history repeats itself
Spent the past week in Boston touring historic sites. The focus of the trip was on the Revolutionary War, which, it seems, fewer and fewer people even bother to study. We should. Not only should we realize the sacrifices made the principled patriots of that era, but we can see in...
June 26, 2008 - 12:00am