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Local decorations light up the holiday season
Mall of America temporarily closes stores amid protest
A group of Minnesota atheists isn’t sitting out the Christmas season
Gas prices expected to stay low for the holidays
Duluth to ask state about privacy surrounding police body cameras
Spuds earn five-point victory over Lakers
Dance teams nearly sweep at Fergus Falls, fourth at conference kick
Top-ranked Minneota defeats Frazee for Kertscher Duals championship
Otters and Lakers battle to overtime tie
Lakers win late at Alexandria 54-49
Albright named as BWSR’s Watershed Employee of the Year
Plowing snow onto highway can be a hazard, considered illegal
Holy Rosary completes first Knowledge Bowl
Don’t let stress beat you
Friends & Neighbors
Essentia gives Wolf Lake Rescue a gift
6,600 Minnesota jobs created; rate down to 3.7%
Dept of Revenue wins improvement award
Minnesotans saving big coin with gas dip
New agent joins Jack Chiver Realty team
Variety of events planned in area
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
Sawyer Brown bringing Christmas spirit to Shooting Star this Friday
Longest Night Music Fest set this Sunday in NYM
‘The Classic Nutcracker’ coming to NDSU’s Reineke Festival Hall
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Leave us all alone! We can’t breathe!
The limit of Minnesota Nice: Norwegian Americans rally to defeat ambassador pick
Time is right for American policy change on Cuba
Man versus the machine
Voyageurs National Park grows by 61 acres
Court order puts Great Lakes wolves back on endangered species list
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
December is ‘the moon of popping trees’
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
Severe Weather Announcements (1)
June 11, 2012
Trucker gets 10 days in jail in 100-car I-94 pileup
FARGO - A Chicago truck driver was sentenced to 10 days in jail today after pleading guilty to causing a crash that killed a Walcott, N.D., man during a Dec.
June 11, 2012 - 2:40pm
April 20, 2012
Despite jab at North Dakota, vote to repair Minnesota's Capitol fails
Minnesotans should be proud of their Capitol and repair its crumbling outside walls, its outdated electrical system and interior that is falling apart, Republicans said Thursday in an unsuccessful effort to fund the long-discussed work. Eleven Democrats joined Republicans in an 80-50...
April 20, 2012 - 8:21am
April 17, 2012
Report shows GF Highway Patrol captain had blood alcohol content twice the legal limit after DUI arrest
The captain of the Grand Forks office of the North Dakota Highway Patrol had a blood alcohol content nearly twice the legal limit after being arrested for drunk driving in Beltrami County on March 10, according to a sheriff's office report released Monday. Kevin Robson, 42, provided...
April 17, 2012 - 10:45am
March 23, 2012
No need to speed: Traffic deaths up on North Dakota, Minnesota roads
Excessive speed and failure to wear seatbelts have killed more people on Minnesota roads through the first 11 weeks of the year, according to the state Department of Public Safety. To date, there have been 66 traffic deaths, up 47 percent from the same period last year when there...
March 23, 2012 - 6:55am
December 5, 2011
MF Global collapse leaves farmers with losses
The reported collapse of the large commodities trading company, MF Global, Inc., has stuck many farmers and farm companies with possible losses. It's also raised questions about whether the heated grain markets of the past three years have created a bubble waiting to burst. According...
December 5, 2011 - 8:48am
May 29, 2011
BURIED BY WATER: Devils Lake swallows cemeteries, tradition
CHURCHS FERRY, N.D. -- For the past 25 years, Sylvia Helgeseth has placed flowers at the gravesite of her first husband - and for many years...
May 29, 2011 - 11:24am
Meth lab numbers down in Minnesota, North Dakota
FARGO - In 2010, North Dakota and Minnesota hit new lows for the number of methamphetamine-making operations found since laws regulating the sale of one of the chief ingredients of the drug were enacted. According to federal statistics, the states the Red River Valley straddles saw...
news / crime
May 29, 2011 - 10:53am
June 23, 2009
Police will hold sobriety checkpoint in Fargo Thursday
FARGO - The Fargo Police Department, along with the Cass County Sheriff's Office and the North Dakota Highway Patrol, will conduct a sobriety checkpoint Thursday within Fargo city limits. The department has conducted 39 checkpoints since October 2004, resulting in 116 arrests for...
June 23, 2009 - 7:56pm
March 25, 2009
Flood rescues underway in Fargo, gawkers will be arrested
FARGO - The Cass County Sheriff's Department with help from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. Coast Guard is working on a number of rescues in the area of Heritage Hills and Oxbow, including the Butcher Block subdivision. The area is in danger as water is rapidly rising....
March 25, 2009 - 1:06pm
April 17, 2008
Obama is likely S.D. primary winner and could even win N.D. general election, new polling indicates
Barack Obama is the likely winner of the South Dakota Democratic primary but would lose the state to Republican John McCain in the general election, according to a Dakota Wesleyan University poll. South Dakota Democrats in the poll favored Obama over Hillary Clinton by a margin of...
April 17, 2008 - 12:00am
Court charges provide more information on White Earth stabbings
Nakoya Lee VanWert, 18, of 39687 Church Lane, Waubun, has been charged in Becker County District Court with three felony assault counts after a stabbing early Sunday morning in White Earth. He is charged with first-degree assault -- great bodily harm, and two counts of second-degree...
April 17, 2008 - 12:00am
April 5, 2008
The new name is: St. Mary's Innovis Health
St. Mary's Regional Health Center and Innovis Health (formerly Dakota Clinic) of Detroit Lakes, have formed an affiliation and adopted a new name, St. Mary's Innovis Health. "This affiliation of our two organizations is a very positive step in positioning us for the future, and...
April 5, 2008 - 12:00am