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MN Department of Education Releases 2016 MCA Scores
Crime & Accident Report
If the shoe fits, paint it: Sisters create custom shoes in Bemidji
Bemidji introduces charging stations for electric cars
Angels’ rally falls short in upset loss at Regions
Kate Smith in the field at Resorters
The smell of football is in the air
DL Pro Gal golf tourney results
Royals win DL Major League championship
Young Life Triathlon: Rock the Beach 5K, Kids Run part of the action
Saying goodbye to the old and hello to the new
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Crazy Daze returns to Detroit Lakes Aug. 9
August is National Immunization Awareness Month!
Mannheim Steamroller is coming to Bemidji Nov. 23
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Darla Rae Fisher
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
Ban smoking in rental housing
Here’s how drug law will help
Letter: What’s gone wrong? America has lost its way over the past 60 years
Kudos to Minnesota’s improving credit rating
Wind power destabilizing power grid
Lakes are full, but too warm for muskie
Franklin, Lizzie, Loon won’t get muskies
‘A series of unfortunate events’ in the outdoors
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
March 6, 2012
Girl's swollen lips lead to child abuse charge
A Fargo man accused last summer of punishing a 4-year-old girl by rubbing her mouth so hard that police say it caused "serious swelling" of her...
March 6, 2012 - 8:39am
February 10, 2012
Legislative notebook: House OKs bill to ban union deductions
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota House approved a bill Thursday that would prevent the deduction of union dues or fees from state child care assistance funds. "Child care assistance payments need to be delegated solely to child care assistance," said Rep. Kathy Lohmer, R-Lake Elmo, one...
February 10, 2012 - 9:07am
February 9, 2012
Newfolden teacher accused of taking nude photos of student
Justin Adelmann, an English teacher in Newfolden, Minn., and a soldier in the Minnesota National Guard is facing three felony counts for taking and sending pornographic photographs of a 16-year-old student. The 29-year-old appeared in state district court Tuesday in Warren, Minn.,...
February 9, 2012 - 8:46am
January 10, 2012
Bemidji man arrested in baby assault
A 28-year-old Bemidji man was arrested Monday on suspicion of assaulting his 3-month-old daughter last week. Roger Darrin Warner was arrested...
January 10, 2012 - 8:31am
November 29, 2011
Some Minnesota day-care providers fear they would lose say under unions
November 29, 2011 - 9:21am
June 15, 2011
Crookston man charged with child porn possession
A Crookston man charged with possessing child pornography appeared in Polk County Court this week. Authorities searched a Crookston residence...
June 15, 2011 - 8:54am
May 24, 2011
Feds investigate reported double deaths of children
Federal and tribal officials are investigating what neighbors say is the homicide of two young children in St. Michael, N.D., on the Spirit Lake...
May 24, 2011 - 8:53am
August 14, 2010
Charges dismissed against man in leash case -- he'll return to Louisiana
A man accused of several abusive acts, including putting a leash around the neck of his girlfriend's 12-year-old daughter and dragging her through two rooms, has been deemed mentally incompetent, causing a Grafton, N.D., judge on Thursday to dismiss a slew of charges against him and...
August 14, 2010 - 1:30pm
October 1, 2008
County facing big cuts in child protection -- Feds to cut up to $300,000 a year -- property taxpayers may have to step up
"The moral test of government is how it treats those who are in the dawn of life, the children; those who are in the twilight of life, the aged; and those who are in the shadow of life, the sick, the needy and the handicapped." -- Hubert H. Humphrey By VICKI L.
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Jury trial date set in child punishment case
A jury trial has been set for next month for Kevin Marlen Blomseth, 39, of 1760 Long Bridge Road, Lot 18, Detroit Lakes, who is charged with felony malicious punishment of a child and felony domestic assault. On April 12 at 10:25 p.m., a vehicle pulled up to the Detroit Lakes police...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
August 9, 2008
Other Opinions: 'No Child Left Behind' needs to be eliminated
In theory, No Child Left Behind seemed like a great idea: hold schools accountable for students' success and set high expectations for outcomes. In reality, NCLB is a disaster. The federal legislation, signed into law in 2002, sets unrealistic goals and unfunded mandates for di...
August 9, 2008 - 12:00am
May 28, 2008
DL man accused of possessing, sharing child pornography
A Detroit Lakes man has been charged with possession and dissemination of pornography involving minors, after a video file containing child pornography that was found on the Internet was allegedly traced back to his I.P.
May 28, 2008 - 12:00am
May 9, 2008
Car crash child baptized, removed from life-saving machines
Joe and Aimee Aguilar held their 5-day-old son for the first time Wednesday night. The next day, knowing he would likely die within hours of being removed from life-saving medical machines, they had him baptized and left the rest "up to God." Jordan James entered the world violently...
May 9, 2008 - 12:00am
April 12, 2008
WE to provide its own child protection, welfare
On April 3, the State of Minnesota reached final agreement with the White Earth Tribal Council for White Earth to begin taking over child welfare/protection services from Becker County for eligible children and families living on the reservation. "It really is an historic event,"...
April 12, 2008 - 12:00am
March 29, 2008
Ulen man pleads guilty to porn charges
FARGO - A Ulen man pleaded guilty Friday in Fargo's U.S. District Court to possessing child pornography. Hilary Anton Edwards, 38, was sentenced to 10 years in prison - followed by supervised release for life - by U.S. District Court Judge Ralph Erickson, U.S. Attorney Drew...
March 29, 2008 - 12:00am