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Woman dies in head-on collision near Wadena
Man gets 12 years on sex, robbery charges
Man accused of violating no-contact order 3 times
Man sentenced after being caught with meth
Big expectations for Laker softball
Chippewa Triathlon accepting registrants
Track teams fifth and sixth at Bemidji
Jernberg, Smith headed to USAG Regionals
DL wrestlers qualify for NYWA state tournament
Pushing the boundaries of her time
Turning back the pages
Grilled lamb chops provide quick, flavorful meal
Earnings limits apply to widow’s benefits
Friends & Neighbors
MN legislature talks Sunday liquor sales
Gas prices take big dip in Minnesota
Microsoft Dynamics Lunch ‘n Learn set
The Lodge receives Chairman’s Award
Good named partner at Pemberton Law
Crisis Center to hold annual banquet
MSUM hosting trio of authors at on-campus events April 13
Watch out for April Fool’s Day at library
Egg decorating class Tuesday at NYM center
Long Lake Theater season starts June 10
Letter: Some lake officials push back against ‘aggressive’ DNR stocking of muskie
Question was a deal-breaker
Help for problem gamblers
Letter: Big Tobacco continues to target kids with cigars, smokeless tobacco
State taxes hit rich and poor alike
Six of top 10 most popular state parks located in northern Minnesota
Signs of spring are all around: From migration to sugaring
Last week to ice fish
Comments sought on proposed deer goals
Governor’s budget would help maintain vitality of Minnesota state parks
Murder mystery at the Holmes
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
February 6, 2009
St. Stanislaus Church in Perham to close in '09
PERHAM - It is a church built for the ages--of brick and steel and cement and copper--but for Perham's St. Stanislaus Church, an era spanning 133 years will end in 2009. Bishop John F. Kinney wrote a letter to St. Stanislaus parishioners last week, announcing that the church will...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 2, 2009
Phoenix Industries closes in Crookston, leaving city with unpaid $157,000 loan
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news / business
February 2, 2009 - 12:00am
January 28, 2009
Ainsworth shuts down mills in Cook and Bemidji, this time for good
Vancouver-based Ainsworth Lumber Co. announced Tuesday that it would permanently close its oriented strand board mills in Cook and Bemidji. The Cook mill had not operated for a year, and the Bemidji mill curtailed operations in October. Both mills were acquired by Ainsworth in 2004...
January 28, 2009 - 12:00am
January 27, 2009
Pamida to close stores in Detroit Lakes, Park Rapids and Wadena
PARK RAPIDS - The Detroit Lakes and Park Rapids Pamida department stores will be closing Saturday. The decision "boils down to economics," said Dean Williamson, vice president of human resources at the Omaha corporate office. "It's a sign of the times." Sales performance numbers...
Detroit Lakes / news / business
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
January 18, 2009
Future of Moorhead nonprofit Rainbow Bridge for separated families uncertain
MOORHEAD - A Moorhead nonprofit fears it may have to close this year as the effects of the poor economy slash the donations and grants that keep it afloat. Rainbow Bridge is a haven for hundreds of families within a 50-mile radius of the Fargo-Moorhead area, supervising and helping...
January 18, 2009 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
Defense calls witnesses; closing arguments heard in Briard trial
Tuesday was the defense's turn to call witnesses, mainly trying to prove the alleged victim's lack of trustworthiness. The defense called two of Robert Briard's sons and three daughters-in-law to testify to the victim's need for attention, overactive thoughts and ability to lie. Ashley...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
Washington Avenue closing Monday to work on sewer lines
Washington Avenue between Front Street and Highway 10, and Pioneer Street (north of the Greystone building) will close at 7 a.m. on Monday to allow crews to work on sanitary sewer lines below the roadway. Motorists should use Summit Avenue, Lake Avenue or McKinley Avenue to Holmes...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
June 3, 2008
Prosecution says Andersen caught in web of lies, defense says state didn't prove its case
Closing arguments were heard Tuesday in the murder trial of 34-year-old Kenneth Andersen of rural Waubun. The jury began its deliberations shortly after 5:30 p.m., but no verdict was reached Tuesday and the jury will resume deliberations Wednesday morning. On Monday, both the...
June 3, 2008 - 12:00am