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Deadly bird flu strain makes first strike at a poultry farm in Mississippi Flyway
Tearful father supports poison control funds
Transportation brings together Bakk, Dayton
DL sex offender going back to prison
Local woman sentenced for felony check forgery
Hedstrom named Mid-State player of the year
Titans end Raiders season in 6A subsection
McArthur leads Bombers to 6A subsection semis
Vikings edge Hornets in 8AA playoff thriller
Albany knocks off top-seeded Lakers in Section final
The ‘hairy’ issue of pet vaccinations
Local team developing anti-body for dog virus
Ice caves draw thousands opening day
Death in the family: Getting a refund from the airline
Friday Matters: Everyday Valentine
Friends & Neighbors
Business manager named for DL Newpapers
Waller joins Bell State Bank in Detroit Lakes
Eyelash extension tech opens DL studio
Refinery issues spark fuel price jump in MN
Booking a scam-free vacay
Artists to take up residence at Kirkbride
Book ‘1965’ shines spotlight on music’s ‘most revolutionary year’
Emerging writers grant meeting is set for March 16 in Bemidji
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Letter: Thanks for supporting Giving Hearts Day
Letter: Environmental record ‘mischaracterized’ in letter
Federal shield law sorely needed
An Oscar for school bus drivers
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Search for lone wolf in Voyageurs National Park comes up empty
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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