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Manslaughter charge filed against father of Moorhead baby who died in van
Despite brief scare, WE Fest will be able to sell beer
Moderate Republican enters race against Franken
Rollover crash sends Lake Park man to hospital
Perham falls in Minnesota Class 2A state baseball championship game
Swimming with the Detroit Lakes Sunfish
Brauch leads Perham baseball to 1st round win
Detroit Lakes boys' two-year state reign ends
Laker girls' golf team claims second-straight state championship
In the Zone
Piano students perform, earn honors
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Nodsle on dean’s list
Goeun Park: Skinny does not equal pretty
Berit Ramstad Skoyles: A good day for the red block
Friends & Neighbors
Mark Greenig: The Marble Co. is not what you think
Brad Laabs: Tips and tricks passed down from angler to angler
AIS training session set June 25 in Detroit Lakes
Blane Klemek: Two chapters of the National Audubon Society are in NW MN
DNR: Let wildlife remain wild
Health costs, taxes, new regs are top manufacturer worries
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Rained out: Weather a mixed bag for business
Dairy farmers honored for top cow care
Students, new summer jobs, and the IRS
Opinion: Let lawmakers taketh away, not giveth
Opinion: United States flag is deserving of respect
Eric Bergeson: Playing the old piano on a rainy day
DLHS swimming graduation requirement set it apart
Opinion: Stay safe on roads this summer
Missoula Children’s Theatre looking for child actors
This Week in Entertainment
Danell Haspel: Sewing your summer away
Nicholas David will headline July 7 event at the Fargo Theatre
Waconia man takes first place in philosophy debate
John David Carlson
Patti C. Crow
John David Carlson
June Summer Scene
Street Faire: Artisans will line Washington, share wares
Hope Fest: Petra to perform at annual music festival
Farmers markets: two now open - People's Park, The Depot
Flea market - Artisan Fair added on Saturdays this year
West Central Ag reports record earnings
West Central Ag Services of Ulen, a locally owned and managed cooperative, held its annual meeting March 21 in Felton. At the annual meeting, West Central Ag Services reported record...
Sat, Jun 01, 2013 - 1:00pm
Minnesota stores face loss of revenue after cigarette tax hike
MOORHEAD – The Legislature gave Josh Larson a huge incentive to quit smoking. “I am currently working on that,” said Larson, store manager at Oasis Convenience store in north Moorhead...
Tue, May 28, 2013 - 11:50am
County hires new highway engineer
Becker County has hired a new highway engineer. Jim Olson has 17 years of experience in civil engineering working at various government agencies. He has been engineering project manager for...
Fri, May 17, 2013 - 4:00pm
Key Minnesota tax proposals to be finalized this week
ST. PAUL – Ten Minnesota lawmakers must decide exactly how to raise about $2 billion for the state, and they have plenty of work to do before the Legislature adjourns...
news / legislative
Wed, May 15, 2013 - 8:00am
DL florists warn of online middlemen
Try Googling ‘Florists in Detroit Lakes.’ One of the top websites that will pop up is a place called “Ava’s Flowers.” The charming little shop that calls itself “local” boasts...
news / Detroit Lakes
Wed, May 08, 2013 - 12:30pm
Controversial Duluth head shop advertising with tattoos
DULUTH, Minn. - Duluth’s most controversial business is advertising in a distinctive way: With the words “Last Place on Earth” tattooed on the arms, hands, necks and thighs of some...
Wed, May 08, 2013 - 8:49am
Essentia plans $80 million expansion in Fargo
FARGO – Essentia Health is embarking on an $80 million construction initiative highlighted by a new wing on its hospital. The new, four-story wing will extend to the south and...
Thu, Apr 04, 2013 - 1:39pm
Last Place on Earth closes again after Carlson arrested on gun charge
The reopening of Last Place on Earth didn’t last long. Jim Carlson was back in jail Wednesday night, this time on a federal gun charge. Carlson opened his store Tuesday...
news / crime
Thu, Apr 04, 2013 - 8:06am
Last Place on Earth back in business
Jim Carlson, owner of the Last Place on Earth, was released from St. Louis County Jail about 4 p.m. Tuesday after posting $450,000 bail. By 6:30, he had reopened the...
Wed, Apr 03, 2013 - 8:27am
Duluth head shop owner, son charged
DULUTH, Minn. - Jim Carlson, owner of the Last Place On Earth head shop that sells synthetic drugs in downtown Duluth, told the court this morning that his “attorney and...
news / crime
Tue, Apr 02, 2013 - 9:57am
$18.5 million refuse burner expansion set to begin this spring in Perham
An expansion to the municipal solid waste incinerator in Perham is a step closer now that the competitive bonding bid process is underway. The Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners...
Sat, Mar 23, 2013 - 6:34pm
Doors unlock at Snappy for union labor
After being locked out of their workplace at Snappy Air Distribution Products in Detroit Lakes for eight days, 95 workers returned to work at 7 a.m. today. The workers will...
news / Detroit Lakes
Wed, Mar 20, 2013 - 1:24pm
Finance expert to speak in Fergus Falls April 2
Personal finance expert and award-winning journalist Chris Farrell will be the guest speaker at the 21st annual Bigwood Lecture on Tuesday, April 2, in Legacy Hall on the Fergus Falls...
Wed, Mar 20, 2013 - 7:56am
Better Business Bureau warns of fake auto dealer websites -- three recent cases of phony businesses claiming to be in North Dakota
The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) is urging consumers considering an online car purchase to be extra cautious following three recent incidents involving bogus auto dealer...
Tue, Mar 19, 2013 - 5:13pm
Small business owners can access LegalCORPS consultations in Bemidji
Income-eligible small business owners in northwest Minnesota have access to free 30-minute consultations with business attorneys as part of a joint effort between the Northwest Small Business Development Center and...
Mon, Mar 18, 2013 - 10:15am