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This spring, lakes should see an earlier ice-off date than in the past
Planning commission passes hotel proposal, council is next
Firefighter battles PTSD
Pre-K teachers may lose business with Gov. Dayton's pre-school proposal
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
Foundations have big impact
Needed: Crash course in open records
Letter: Some lake officials push back against ‘aggressive’ DNR stocking of muskie
Question was a deal-breaker
Help for problem gamblers
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?
Crime and Court
February 22, 2009
Moorhead man arrested outside Fargo police department after domestic dispute
FARGO - A Moorhead man was arrested outside the Fargo Police Department over the weekend in what police described as a rolling domestic. The incident began with a call to Fargo police about 1:20 a.m. Saturday, according to Sgt.
February 22, 2009 - 8:50pm
February 21, 2009
34-year-old man found dead in Fargo home
A 34-year-old man's body was found Friday night at a Fargo residence. Fargo police are not releasing the man's name pending notification of family. According to the police dispatch log, the man had been out drinking. A woman called police from the 3000 block of 21st Street South...
February 21, 2009 - 10:35am
Fargo man arrested for resisting arrest
Fargo police arrested a 34-year-old Fargo man early this morning for resisting arrest while they were investigating a possible car prowler. Police had been called to the 700 block of 30th Street North at 12:50 a.m. for a suspicious vehicle. A dark-colored sport utility vehicle had...
February 21, 2009 - 10:34am
February 20, 2009
16-year-old faces theft, attempted theft, armed robbery charges
FARGO - A 16-year-old male arrested Tuesday in connection with a stolen car is being referred to juvenile authorities on additional charges including 20 counts of theft and attempted theft of motor vehicles and one charge of armed robbery. Police say their investigation determined...
February 20, 2009 - 11:30pm
Judge's ruling pending in bus crash that killed Pelican Rapids girl
A judge is expected to decide soon whether to allow charges against a bus driver for a fatal crash to move forward. Loren Ernst, 69, of Moorhead was charged of criminal vehicular homicide, criminal vehicular injury and criminal vehicular operation. However, his attorney has contested...
February 20, 2009 - 8:52am
February 19, 2009
Repo man says Moorhead man tried to run him over with vehicle
MOORHEAD - A Moorhead man was arrested Monday night after a repossession agent told police someone tried to run him over. The incident was reported about 6 p.m. in the 800 block of 35th St. S. According to Moorhead Police Lt.
February 19, 2009 - 11:50am
February 18, 2009
Police arrest two in car theft, looking into possible connection to recent spree
FARGO - Fargo police arrested two people in connection with a stolen car Tuesday night and are looking into whether the case may be related to a recent rash of car thefts in the metro area. According to Sgt. Mark Lykken: At 8:46 p.m. Tuesday, officers took a report of a light blue...
February 18, 2009 - 10:38am
February 17, 2009
Man reportedly exposes himself at NDSU library
FARGO - North Dakota State University police are investigating a report of a man exposing himself and masturbating at the library Monday evening. The incident occurred at 6:40 p.m. on the library's second floor, according to an NDSU news release. The suspect was described as a black...
February 17, 2009 - 12:00pm
North Dakota couple face marijuana charges after Cass County bust
LEONARD, N.D. - A husband and wife from Leonard were arrested after authorities discovered a large marijuana-growing operation at their home. Cass County Sheriff's Capt. Rick Majerus says investigators executed a search warrant at the home of Robert and Kristine Sweeney last Tuesday. He...
February 17, 2009 - 11:30am
Addai sentenced to life with the possibility of parole for August 2007 murder
FARGO - A judge today sentenced 24-year-old Elijah Addai to life in prison with the possibility of parole for his December murder conviction in the August 2007 stabbing death of another man. After 24 hours of deliberations, a Cass County jury convicted Addai, of Fargo, of killing...
February 17, 2009 - 10:30am
Alexandria police investigate accidental shooting
ALEXANDRIA - Alexandria police officers are investigating an apparent accidental shooting that happened early Saturday morning. The police department received a 911 call just before 1 a.m. The caller reported that a man had accidentally shot himself in the left ankle area with a...
February 17, 2009 - 9:00am
February 16, 2009
Fargo man arrested for burglarizing Dakota Clinic pharmacy this morning
FARGO - Police arrested a 23-year-old man on suspicion of burglary this morning after discovering him inside a pharmacy. Corey Charles Lowe, Fargo, is being held at the Cass County Jail pending an initial court appearance. Police responded to an alarm at Dakota Clinic, 1702 S. University...
February 16, 2009 - 12:00pm
Double billing case dismissed against Cass County deputy
Robert Karbowski agreed Friday to write a letter of apology to Pike Bay Township and pay restitution for the hours he billed the township when he worked for Cass County and was also paid by Cass County. He had been charged with submitting overlapping hour time sheets to claim pay...
February 16, 2009 - 9:00am
February 13, 2009
Fergus Falls traffic stop leads to chase, gunshots
FERGUS FALLS - A man is in custody after fleeing from a deputy sheriff early this morning after being stopped for a traffic violation and making a suspicious movement that prompted the officer to fire gunshots. The chain of events began at 2:10 a.m. after a deputy from Pope County...
February 13, 2009 - 9:00am
Becker County boy charged with assault with a hockey stick
A Becker County boy has been charged with felony second-degree assault for allegedly hitting another boy over the head with a hockey stick during a pickup game in Cloquet, Minn. Dominic Louis Butcher, 16, essentially pleaded guilty Jan. 12. According to court records: On Jan.
February 13, 2009 - 6:00am