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Matching ND Challenge grant to colleges, universities called a ‘resounding success’
Peoples Park skating rink is open
Officers involved in fatal shooting identified
Crime & Accident Report
Otters and Lakers battle to overtime tie
Lakers win late at Alexandria 54-49
Laker gymnasts consistent in victory over Perham
Jackson wins 152-pound championship at Big Bear
Four-goal second period leads Stars over Lakers
Holy Rosary completes first Knowledge Bowl
Don’t let stress beat you
Applications sought: Scholarships available to those in medical field
Non-toy ideas for kids’ Christmas gifts
Grant money available for ag teachers
Friends & Neighbors
Essentia gives Wolf Lake Rescue a gift
6,600 Minnesota jobs created; rate down to 3.7%
Dept of Revenue wins improvement award
Minnesotans saving big coin with gas dip
New agent joins Jack Chiver Realty team
Variety of events planned in area
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
Sawyer Brown bringing Christmas spirit to Shooting Star this Friday
Longest Night Music Fest set this Sunday in NYM
‘The Classic Nutcracker’ coming to NDSU’s Reineke Festival Hall
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Leave us all alone! We can’t breathe!
The limit of Minnesota Nice: Norwegian Americans rally to defeat ambassador pick
Time is right for American policy change on Cuba
Man versus the machine
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
December is ‘the moon of popping trees’
State expands ‘fat bike’ riding opportunities
Don’t eat venison? Try these delicious recipes
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
June 9, 2009
Rural North Dakota auto dealers say closings offer little savings
FARGO - Customers of two North Dakota car dealers that are losing Chrysler and General Motors auto franchises wonder how it's going to save manufacturers money. It's a question that both Larry Krein, owner of Lloyd's Motors in Jamestown, and Jeff Lemna, general manger of Offutt...
news / business
June 9, 2009 - 9:10am
June 8, 2009
Two injured in rollover accident west of Bemidji
Two Minnesota teens were injured after overcorrecting and rolling their vehicle today, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. 15-year-old Jacqueline A. Phelps, Willmar, Minn., was westbound on U.S. Highway 2 in a 1991 Acura Coupe when she went off the road on the left side, overcorrected...
June 8, 2009 - 12:55am
June 4, 2009
Wadena GM owner looking to build on the strength of his business
WADENA - Roger Dondelinger plans to keep the parts and service departments of his Wadena GM dealership in business. Dondelinger was forced to close the sales department at Wadena GM in May and dismiss his sales staff. The business, which will now be known as Wadena Auto Mall, may...
business / news
June 4, 2009 - 9:09am
May 20, 2009
6-year-old Bemidji boy treated and released after being hit by car
BEMIDJI - A 6-year-old Bemidji boy was struck by a vehicle at 5:44 p.m. Wednesday while crossing Irvine Avenue North. According to a report from the Bemidji Police Department: Audra Allen, age and address not listed, was driving a 1998 Toyota Camry north on Irvine when she noticed...
May 20, 2009 - 2:08pm
May 19, 2009
Menahga man dies in Monday morning crash
MENAHGA - A 37-year-old Menahga man was killed in a crash Monday morning in Wadena County. According to Sheriff Michael D. Carr, deputies arrived at 5:18 a.m. on Monday, May 18, at the intersection of Twin Lakes Road and 384th Street in Blueberry Township and discovered one man...
May 19, 2009 - 9:31am
May 18, 2009
Two injured in wrong-way accident on Highway 10 near New York Mills
NEW YORK MILLS - Two people sustained minor injuries when a pickup going the wrong way on Highway 10 early Monday collided head-on with a semi truck and rolled, the Minnesota State Patrol said. The 1997 Mazda pickup was going eastbound in the westbound lanes of the divided highway...
May 18, 2009 - 9:29am
Moorhead traffic backs up after truck hits pole
MOORHEAD - Traffic was backed up in downtown Moorhead this morning after a semi truck hit a power pole at First Avenue North and 11th Street about 7:40 a.m., knocking out power to the intersection. Moorhead Public Service was on scene at 8:20 a.m. to make repairs, and police were...
May 18, 2009 - 9:23am
May 16, 2009
Nereson's loses Jeep franchise
Chrysler's announcement that they are eliminating 789 dealerships across the country is affecting one car dealer in Detroit Lakes. Nereson Chevrolet-Cadillac-Jeep will be losing its Jeep franchise at an undetermined date. Chrysler is moving to cut 789 dealerships nationwide, about...
Detroit Lakes / news / business
May 16, 2009 - 11:02am
May 15, 2009
Dent woman charged with fleeing police officers
A Dent woman is facing felony charges of fleeing a peace officer and first degree driving while intoxicated-test refusal in connection with a high-speed car chase that took place in Becker County this past Monday. Marlene Jean Honer, 49, of 40133 Purlieu Road, Dent, made her first...
Detroit Lakes / news
May 15, 2009 - 4:44pm
May 13, 2009
Proposed county ATV policy draws a crowd
Though the issue of whether ATV users should be granted full, or even limited access to forest trails in Becker County remains hotly contested,...
May 13, 2009 - 4:10pm
After years of cruel and unusual delays, during the spring of fifth grade I was finally granted the birthright of every country-born male-child: A Honda 50 motorbike. The purchase wasn't free of agony. Not only did I overhear Mom and Dad argue the matter behind a closed door late...
May 13, 2009 - 1:18pm
May 12, 2009
Minneapolis man gets 58 months for causing fatal accident last year east of Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS - The man who was legally drunk when he caused a fatal highway accident in January east of Park Rapids will spend a little over...
May 12, 2009 - 9:45am
Otter Tail County man faces 26th DWI arrest
FERGUS FALLS - An Otter Tail County man with more than two dozen DWI-related convictions is being held in the Otter Tail County Jail on suspicion of felony first-degree DWI, according to a jail official. Daniel Allen Bettcher, 56, whose aliases include Danny Lee Bettcher and Daniel...
May 12, 2009 - 8:55am
May 11, 2009
Missing Thief River Falls woman's family raises reward
The family of Gina Anderson has raised the missing person reward for the Thief River Falls woman last seen Oct. 23. Jackie Pagel, Anderson's sister, said in a Sunday statement to media outlets that her family is now offering an additional $5,000 along with the $5,000 reward already...
May 11, 2009 - 9:22am
Five injured in crash near Roy Lake
Five people were injured, including several children and an infant, in a rear-end accident Sunday evening that caused a van to roll over on Highway 200 near Roy Lake. According to the State Patrol, the accident occurred when a 1997 Chevy Astro Van, traveling east on Highway 200,...
May 11, 2009 - 9:19am