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Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
White supremacist says fire at his new home in small ND town was arson
Former WDAY-TV anchors travel Europe and narrowly avoid London attacks
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Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Area gymnasts ready for state USAG
Mom's fight with cancer shaped the attitude of LP-A's Raaen
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Irene Leona Johnson
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
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