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Man accused of violating no-contact order
Woman hits mailbox while pulling over for trooper
Stolen credit card used to buy goods at Walmart
Only three dozen in the world have done it...: DL Lions Club member Dr. Armand Radke receives its highest award
Spirit, soul and body: Free seminar this Saturday at Ecumen to focus on keys to healthy living
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Haire impresses at UMC spring game
Smith selected to NCAA Regionals
Lakers move up to No. 8 in Class AAA
Roth earns all-tournament honors at Summit Championship
Norman County West in danger of losing fall and winter sports
Social Security in plain language
Luecks celebrating 50 years together
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Simons welcome twin daughters
'What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear': Listening is important--on both sides of the doctor's exam table
Friends & Neighbors
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
MN gas prices down since last week
SJE-Rhombus receives chapter 2017 ESOP Company of the Year award
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Rosanne Cash coming to Holmes Theatre May 5
Canine lovers, take note: National Puppy Day is almost here
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Janice L. Herman
Neil Daniel "Peel" Englund
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Willow Skye Forsberg
Lynn Hummel column: The spirit of Johnny Appleseed
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
June 13, 2013
Moorhead infant’s death remains under investigation
MOORHEAD — Andrew Sandstrom dropped his wife off at work Tuesday afternoon and shortly after, returned to the family’s apartment in Moorhead....
June 13, 2013 - 8:11am
June 12, 2013
Father of Moorhead 5-month-old who died in van was taking care of five other children under age 7
MOORHEAD – Police here say a 5-month-old girl died Tuesday night after she was left in a car seat in a van while her father was taking care of five other children under the age of 7. Police Lt. Chris Carey said officers, along with Moorhead Fire and F-M Ambulance crew members,...
June 12, 2013 - 2:27pm
February 17, 2010
Frazee teen Tyler Shipman loses battle with cancer
FRAZEE -- The Sunday, Feb.
February 17, 2010 - 10:39am
April 29, 2009
Motorcycle deaths reach 24-year high
With a record number of motorcyclists expected to hit the state's roads starting this weekend, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging motorists to stay alert, share the road and help reverse a deadly trend in motorcycle crashes. Minnesota has reached an all-time...
April 29, 2009 - 11:14am
March 10, 2009
Beloved Detroit Lakes Middle School teacher loses battle with cancer
Just a little over a week after the students and staff at Detroit Lakes Middle School rallied behind their ailing colleague and teacher, Michelle...
March 10, 2009 - 2:04pm
March 7, 2009
Death of Bemidji State student ruled a suicide
BEMIDJI - The death of Bemidji State University student Gae-Cheon Lee has been ruled a suicide, according to a BSU press release. Lee was found dead in his Linden Hall dorm room after 9 p.m. Wednesday, and the Bemidji Police Department was called to investigate. Lee was an international...
March 7, 2009 - 11:25pm
February 24, 2009
Woman's body found in Morris
MORRIS - A Morris woman was found dead on the 600 block of East 8th Street in Morris on Monday afternoon. Laurie Ann Heintzelman, 46, hadn't...
February 24, 2009 - 9:46am
February 12, 2009
Walker man sentenced for causing death of pregnant girlfriend
WALKER - LC Wesley Armstrong, 25, of Walker, was sentenced Feb. 3 in Cass County District Court to six months in jail for felony second-degree manslaughter in connection with the Aug. 1 motor vehicle death of LaToya Burks at Backus. Judge John P. Smith gave Armstrong credit for 128...
February 12, 2009 - 11:00am
February 11, 2009
Cold suspected in man's death in rural Hayward
A man died in rural Hayward from apparent exposure to the cold, according to a Tuesday news release from the Lac Courte Oreilles Tribal Police Department. The man was found in a field near Round Lake and Sawyer County Road B. The cause of death is under investigation. The identity...
February 11, 2009 - 10:00am
Fire that killed Long Prairie 3-year-old was an accident
Authorities say the farmhouse fire that killed a 3-year-old boy near Long Prairie was an accident. Todd County sheriff's Investigator Scott Dirkes says the fire is still under investigation, and the cause should be available this week. Lucas James Ewertsen was killed in the early...
February 11, 2009 - 6:00am
February 9, 2009
Child dies in Long Prairie farm house fire
LONG PRAIRIE - A child is dead after a house fire near Long Prairie. Todd County sheriff's authorities say the fire was reported early Sunday east of Long Prairie. The child was inside the two-story farmhouse. An adult family member who had been in the home was treated for smoke...
February 9, 2009 - 9:45am
February 5, 2009
Former Grand Forks woman charged in daughter's death
A prosecutor said the daughter of a former Grand Forks woman, who charged with child abuse and neglect, has died. Burleigh County State's Attorney Richard Riha said the 6-month-old child died Wednesday morning. He said no decision has been made on any additional or new charges against...
February 5, 2009 - 1:30pm
January 27, 2009
Man who died after being found frozen in car north of Moorhead had medical problems
Preliminary autopsy results for a 43-year-old man who died last week after deputies discovered him partially frozen in a snowbound vehicle just north of Moorhead show severe hypothermia and frostbite contributed to his death. An exact cause of death is not yet known and will not...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
Duluth man who froze to death struggled with alcoholism
DULUTH - Family and friends on Monday remembered Scott Anthony Miner, 22, as a person who loved being outdoors, even as they tried to come to...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
January 26, 2009
Duluth man likely died of exposure
DULUTH - A Duluth man apparently left the Copasetic Bar on Central Entrance sometime early Sunday morning, walked a few feet into an empty parking...
January 26, 2009 - 12:00am