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Woman seriously injured in head-on collision in Otter Tail County
Death in family puts Sobieski meetings on hold temporarily
Marijuana issue remains clouded
Westrom advances in ‘Young Guns’
Swegarden baffles Hornet batters
MSU-Mankato players expected to return to practice Friday
Timberwolves, Adelman to part; went 97-133 with team
Mankato football players refuse to practice for reinstated coach
Homers carry Lakers to 2-0 start to season
In the Zone
LP-A students win national award
Holly McCamant: World comes to life once spring is here
Goeun Park: L.A.’s Union Station proves that the American Dream is still alive today
Sign up to represent community at first Minnesota Sings event
Free bike rodeo is April 26 at Kent Freeman Arena
Friends & Neighbors
Students were asked: What concerns me about the environment?
This year’s festival in Vergas even included maple syrup milkshakes
State tournament brings a thousand archers to Detroit Lakes
2014 Spring Laker Book
Burning restrictions start Monday in Becker County
Brad Laabs: Stay off the ice; Give Rainy River sturgeon a try
Blane Klemek: Sweet sounds of the bluebirds are back in northern MN
DNR accepting comments on hunting rule changes
Minnesota deer-feeding effort all but over
Hospice heads to Hwy 10
Sign-ups begin for USDA disaster relief
Otter Tail Power gets new president/COO
Spanky’s hires new general manager
Reining in the cost of prom
The secret sauce behind wage increase opposition
Wear green for mental health awareness
Reported MNsure numbers are misleading
State roads are slip sliding away
Lynn Hummel: Early morning fog makes the imagination run wild
Third annual Bean Bags, Beer and Beach Bums set April 26
‘Carrie’ at MSUM
Danell Haspel: Free trip to the MN History Center
‘Vintage’: An old-fashioned tale of friendship
Magic show closes out Top Hat season
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
Ogema man gets four years for arson
Matthew Silas Dodd, 19, of 32204 County Road 34, Ogema, has been sentenced to prison on five felony arson counts and a felony count of motor vehicle theft. According to court records: Dodd and several juveniles were involved in the arson fire Nov. 18, 2006, of an unoccupied residence...
February 13, 2009 - 6:00am