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Tax preparer accused of not paying her taxes
Level four special education facilities in the works
Klobuchar bill aims to bring in more rural doctors
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues: MN leaders start negotiations and twinhome sprinkler requirement nixed
Franken’s rising national profile is no joke: But comedian-turned-senator keeps people laughing
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Bison third, Roth fourth heading into Summit Championship final round
Summer softball camp registration open
Richter has big performance for Dragons in spring game
GIRLS GOLF: Parsons places at HOL Perham
Raider track teams compete at Anderson-Cole Invite
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Column: Christianity and "being cool"
Cuisine meets culture: LP-A International Foods class learns to prepare dishes native to variety of cultures
Column: Into the light
Replacement for SSA benefit statement easy to get anytime
Friends & Neighbors
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Two in one: Magnolia's moves to new building, rents extra space to massage therapist
Essentia Health St. Mary's staff honored, donate to nonprofits
DL Public Utilities recognized for electric reliability
Secrets to saving on your summer city vacation
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Associate justice and former Vikings great Alan Page speaking April 24 in Fergus Falls
New artist exhibit opens this week at DL's Trinity Lutheran Church
Richard M. Gordon
Richard M. Gordon
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Lynn Hummel column: Grunting helps get the job done
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
August 21, 2015
Summer vacation in Canada highlights mountain beauty
Normally I keep my personal life personal, but this adventure (more the location than anything) I wanted to share. A few weeks ago, my daughter...
August 21, 2015 - 5:10am
July 3, 2015
Wildfires in Canada make for smoky skies
The haze that we have been seeing all week is still lingering around. And you're right... today's smoky skies are worse than previous days....
July 3, 2015 - 2:47pm
April 15, 2015
Border patrol intercepts maple syrup cans full of marijuana at Canadian border
A box of maple syrup cans coming through the U.S. border could have provided more than a sugar high. The steel maple syrup cans provided a...
April 15, 2015 - 8:51am
February 28, 2015
Canada’s restrictions for border crossings are different
Question: I want to take my nephew to Canada fishing. He got a DUI about 3-5 years ago, so what are the current rules/regulations of crossing the border into Canada if you have a DUI? Answer: This is a good question but does not apply to the Minnesota State Patrol or the United...
February 28, 2015 - 5:55am
February 13, 2015
U.S. stalls as commercial drones elsewhere soar
Don’t look now, but the United States quickly is losing its advantage in the commercial use of unmanned aircraft, a hugely promising industry whose technology the nation pioneered. And given that the Grand Forks area is counting on unmanned aircraft to be a growth engine for...
February 13, 2015 - 5:45am
February 7, 2014
Enhanced Minnesota driver's licenses can be used to cross US border
FARGO - Minnesotans can now apply for enhanced driver’s licenses that will double as passports when crossing U.S. borders. The roughly $10 extra charge for the license gives drivers proof of citizenship and fewer hassles when crossing into Canada or Mexico. It also helps Border...
February 7, 2014 - 9:07am
January 28, 2014
Pipeline explosion spotlights need for preparations in case of widespread heating outages
FARGO – A Canadian pipeline explosion that created a shortage of natural gas and prompted calls to curb usage over the weekend in the Fargo-Moorhead...
January 28, 2014 - 10:24am
September 5, 2013
Fargo man arrested in Canada
WINNIPEG - A Fargo man has been charged in Canada with illegal border crossing, theft of a motor vehicle, mischief, possession of stolen property, dangerous operation of a vehicle and other counts, according the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Joshua James Grandbois, 29, was arrested...
September 5, 2013 - 8:48am
July 27, 2013
Man accused of driving from Canada to have sex with teen
MOORHEAD — A Winnipeg man faces criminal charges in Clay County court after prosecutors accused him of driving here from Canada to have sex with a 15-year-old West Fargo, N.D., girl who was reported by her mother as a runaway. Samuel Juliann Viviezca Seneres, 27, was charged...
July 27, 2013 - 6:00pm
July 17, 2013
Body of missing swimmer recovered from Rainy River
Searchers found the body of a swimmer missing in the Rainy River shortly before 5 p.m. Tuesday. Odane Orville White, 27, of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, vanished Sunday evening while swimming from the Canadian side of the river. He and a second swimmer attempted to swim out from and...
July 17, 2013 - 9:35am
Presidential permit approved for Vantage Pipeline
WASHINGTON – A presidential permit has been approved for the Vantage Pipeline, which will connect a natural gas processing plant in Tioga, N.D., to pipelines in Canada. The 430-mile pipeline will transport ethane from Hess Corp.’s processing plant to a pipeline network near...
July 17, 2013 - 8:18am
June 7, 2013
House votes to block study of border-crossing fee
FARGO – A bill passed by the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday would block a proposal to charge a border-crossing fee for Canadians entering the United States – a fee that one Fargo-Moorhead tourism official said would encourage Canadians who shop here to stay home. Rep....
June 7, 2013 - 9:04am
June 3, 2013
Canadian fleets expand on Great Lakes
DULUTH -- The expansion of Canadian Great Lakes shipping fleets continues. The Montreal-based Fednav Limited announced Thursday the planned addition of six new vessels capable of international trade and work on the Great Lakes. The 34,000-ton bulk carriers are sized to use the...
June 3, 2013 - 9:13am
March 29, 2013
Minnesota pollution agency lowers estimate of oil spilled in derailment
Minnesota officials have reduced their estimate of how much Canadian crude oil spilled Wednesday when a train derailed in Otter Tail County. And the track was cleaned off, fixed and back in use by about noon Thursday. The latest estimate from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency...
March 29, 2013 - 8:16am
March 6, 2009
North Dakota creates passport alternative for border crossings
GRAND FORKS - North Dakotans traveling to Canada and Mexico after June 1 will have a less expensive option than a passport to ease Canadian border crossings. The new state-issued federal passport cards, or "passcards," will cost $55 less than passports for those 16 and older and...
March 6, 2009 - 12:54pm