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Park Rapids mother fighting to have military son’s death reclassified
Speed limits upped on some roads
WDAY/WDAZ news anchor Kerstin Kealy talks XL pipeline with Obama
Nuns fight to save Dru Sjodin’s killer
Minnesota surplus up $832 million to $1.9 billion
Jackson, Huwe advance at Class AA state wrestling
Bombers advance with win over NCW
Bellefeuille scores 1,000th point in final game
Frazee places fourth at Class A state wrestling tournament
Lakers sweep season series from Spuds
Park Hotel was first hotel on corner
Turning back the pages
Learn more about Babe
Friday Matters: Everyday Christian
Thursday Matters: Everyday Redemption
Friends & Neighbors
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Helping loved ones retire
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Congressional Art Competition seeks high school artists
Black Violin brings classical-modern flare to Holmes stage Thursday
Potato Dumpling Dinner to benefit elderly
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
Letter: Obama is a ‘proper’ Christian who loves America
Letter: Dayton’s infrastructure plan makes sense for MN
Letter: Obama’s ISIS strategy a ‘ghost in a snow storm’
Letter: Minimum wage increase isn’t the way out of poverty
Minnesota moose population still down
Take a trip for early open water fishing
Irruptions are common when food is limited, conditions harsh
Northland Fat Bike Rally to be held in Bemidji
Wild turkey opportunities explored in DNR class
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
November 5, 2012
Jury pool questioned about media coverage as Norberg sex assault trial begins
FARGO - Jury selection in the trial of a Fargo surgeon accused of drugging and sexually assaulting his wife began this morning with potential jurors being given pads of paper and pencils to write down what they have seen and heard about the case. Because of intense media coverage...
news / crime
November 5, 2012 - 12:06pm
October 30, 2012
Trial in totem-pole death moved to Bemidji
If the 17-foot log totem pole-in-progress that Carl Muggli is accused of using to slay his wife is introduced into evidence as a murder weapon,...
October 30, 2012 - 9:29am
October 9, 2012
Attorneys: Man was having psychotic episode when he beat children, set their bedroom on fire
Two psychologists concluded that a Fort Totten man who admitted Monday to beating two young boys, setting fire to the bedroom where they slept and then starting a nearby apartment on fire last November was having a psychotic episode at the time, attorneys said. Lyndon Greybear, 30,...
October 9, 2012 - 8:40am
May 21, 2012
Fargo bank employee accused of fleecing customer's accounts for $4,200
FARGO - A former assistant manager for Bank of the West here is charged with theft for allegedly making $4,200 in unauthorized cash withdrawals from a customer's two accounts. Becky Ann Sorum, 26, of Fargo, faces up to five years in prison and a $5,000 fine if convicted of the Class...
May 21, 2012 - 3:08pm
May 2, 2012
Hinckley man with ties to Becker County accused of plotting kidnapping of woman to be sex slave
A Hinckley man is accused of contracting with an undercover law enforcement officer to kidnap his ex-girlfriend and hold her as a sex slave. Jesse Michael Ericson, 45, was charged in State District Court in Pine County on Tuesday with three counts of conspiracy to commit kidnapping....
May 2, 2012 - 8:45am
January 15, 2012
Akeley man charged with attempted murder
An Akeley man has been arraigned on numerous attempted murder charges stemming from a failed romance and reconciliation. Brian Todd Sannan, 22, is charged with deliberately setting fire to the home on Chickamaw Beach he used to occupy with a former girlfriend and her child during...
news / crime
January 15, 2012 - 2:31am
January 13, 2012
Sebeka standoff Wednesday night lasts nearly five hours
A standoff in Sebeka that lasted nearly five hours was resolved without incident, according to the Wadena County Sheriff's Office. Law enforcement responded to a call of threats being made at a Sebeka home shortly after 7 p.m.
January 13, 2012 - 9:08am
January 8, 2012
Hubbard County holiday burglary binge interrupted New Year's Eve
Two quick-thinking officers may have interrupted a burglary spree in progress on New Year's Eve. Three men appeared in Hubbard County District Court Tuesday on a litany of charges connected to a series of break-ins that began Dec. 22 and continued over the New Year. All three remain...
news / crime
January 8, 2012 - 6:34pm
December 18, 2011
Grand Marais courthouse shooting suspect is sorry, his father says
Northland courthouses have fewer security features than others in Minnesota Defendant's attorney recounts courthouse shootings Quick actions likely saved lives in Cook County Courthouse shootings The man accused of Thursday's shooting and struggle in the Cook County Courthouse...
December 18, 2011 - 9:03am
Trial set for PR mom who allegedly bought kids booze
A Dec. 27 trial date has been set in the case of a Park Rapids mother who allegedly bought her underage son and friends alcohol last spring. Tracy...
December 18, 2011 - 8:57am
County, city officers find more drugs in traffic stops
Both the Minnesota State Patrol and Hubbard County Sheriff's Department are using unmarked cars in their new traffic stop arsenal.
December 18, 2011 - 8:51am
December 5, 2011
Rural Barnesville woman accused of arson posts bail
MOORHEAD - A rural Barnesville woman accused of setting fires at her home was released from the Clay County Jail after posting bail Sunday night. Tara Andvik, 33, posted the required $25,000 bond, jail staff said. Conditions of the bail set by Judge Michael Kirk dictate that Andvik...
December 5, 2011 - 2:55pm
December 2, 2011
Park Rapids man charged with saving child porn to his computer
A Park Rapids man is accused of downloading computer files containing child pornography while living in Duluth. Christopher Lee Ussery, 21, is charged in St. Louis County District Court with possession of pornographic work involving minors. His next court appearance is scheduled...
December 2, 2011 - 8:58am
More than 200 women claim sex discrimination at New York Mills Lund boat plant
The Lund Boat Co., owned by Brunswick Corp., is pictured in this undated photo in New York Mills, Minn. Forum Communications Co. NEW YORK MILLS, Minn. - The U.S. Department of Labor filed a lawsuit against a Lund boat plant here Thursday over the alleged sexual discrimination of...
December 2, 2011 - 8:28am