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Native rapper spreads positive message with 'Art of Expression'
Philanthropic awards given out to Becker County residents
Monday kicks off month filled with holiday events around DL
What ever happened to the DL hotel project?
MnDOT looking to improve multiple intersections, add trail connections
Snocross: Hibbert remains king of the hill
Herzog named MIAC all-conference
Despite injuries, state champions ready to defend title
Labat named to Big Sky second team
Laker swimmers return from state motivated
VP Debbie: Completely married, for better or for worse
Experiencing the power of prayer
Holy Rosary dishes up dinner for hundreds
Retiring early or late results in about the same benefits overall
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Friends & Neighbors
Not all deals are created equal
Essentia St. Mary’s named Top Performer
Health claim denied? You should appeal it
Looking to save money? Americans spend $2,746 a year on lunch
Lakeside owner to hold fundraiser Thursday night
Planning your winter vacation, with library's help
Tinsel, Treats & Treasures is Dec. 5 at The Refuge in DL
Keri Noble, Crystal Gayle coming to Ulen, Mahnomen next week
More holiday stocking stuffers from your favorite bookworm
Trees on parade: Lake Park festival opens Thursday
Esther M. Nelson
Otto "Fred" Fredrich Kratzke
Leroy "Trapper" Johnson
Leila Elizabeth Wokasch
Letter: Obama’s a divider
Be mindful of the needful, desirable and practical
Letter: Spay, neuter your kittens and puppies
Time to consider the testing of all rape kits
Burn off turkey day calories at MN state parks
8-year-old lands 55-inch muskie during birthday trip
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Hard-water season approaching quickly
Solitude of a prairie bison exemplifies a huge injustice
DNR seeks comments on muskie lake management
How to Cook a Turkey... by a 3rd grader
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
May 6, 2014
3 suspects arrested in Virginia, Minn., death
VIRGINIA, Minn. — Three people wanted in connection with the death of a Virginia man on April 29 are in custody, the Virginia Police Department said Monday. Harley Joseph Jacka, 29, was found dead in a home in Virginia last week, with officials saying an autopsy showed he died...
News / crime
May 6, 2014 - 10:00am
May 2, 2014
Becker County boy, 5, dies in skid-steer accident
BECKER COUNTY, Minn. – A 5-year-old boy died Thursday evening in a farm accident south of Wolf Lake, Minn., according to the Becker County Sheriff’s Department. It appeared the boy tried to get into a skid-steer loader by crawling between the bucket and the frame of the machine,...
News / accidents
May 2, 2014 - 1:30pm
April 29, 2014
U.S. tornadoes kill 34, threaten more damage in south
TUPELO, Miss. - At least 34 people across six states were killed in tornadoes unleashed by a ferocious storm system that razed neighborhoods...
April 29, 2014 - 4:25pm
April 22, 2014
Wadena girl dies in ATV rollover accident
WADENA, Minn. – A 16-year-old Wadena girl died Monday night from severe head trauma suffered in an ATV rollover just south of town. Christine...
News / accidents
April 22, 2014 - 1:07pm
April 11, 2014
Ten killed, many of them students, after truck slams bus in California
By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES - Ten people died, many of them high school students, when a truck slammed into a tour bus with college hopefuls...
April 11, 2014 - 8:59am
April 9, 2014
Body identified as missing IA woman
A woman found dead in rural southern Dakota County on Saturday has been identified as a missing Iowa resident. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the body as that of 29-year-old Carrie Elaine Olson of Davenport, Iowa. Olson was reported missing in Davenport. Her...
April 9, 2014 - 6:00pm
Suspicious death being investigated in Cloquet
Authorities are investigating a suspicious death after a body was found at a Cloquet residence Tuesday afternoon. Cloquet police were called to the residence shortly after noon, and the body was discovered inside. Deputy Chief Terry Hill said the body will be taken to the St....
April 9, 2014 - 5:00pm
April 3, 2014
Bagley accident victim died before rescuers reached him
BAGLEY, Minn. -- Michael Ross Larson died before emergency responders or fellow employees could rescue him from a workplace accident Tuesday in Bagley, said Police Chief Larry Peterson. Law enforcement officials released the name of the 41-year-old Fosston man Wednesday after contacting...
News / accidents
April 3, 2014 - 9:15am
April 1, 2014
Fosston man killed in accident at wood manufacturing plant in Bagley
A veteran employee of a Bagley, Minn., wood manufacturing plant was killed early today when he was caught in the pulley of a large industrial-size door as it was opened. Police Chief Larry Peterson said an official of the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration was expected...
News / accidents
April 1, 2014 - 3:29pm
March 31, 2014
One found dead after house fire near Thief River Falls
One person was found dead over the weekend after emergency crews responded to a reported house fire in rural Thief River Falls. The fire was reported at approximately 10:22 p.m. Saturday at the residence of Mark A. Lindholm, according to Marshall County Sheriff John Novacek. When...
March 31, 2014 - 11:50am
March 25, 2014
E. coli death of Pelican Rapids 4-year-old seen as isolated case
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. – The death of a 4-year-old Pelican Rapids girl, who fell ill after becoming infected with a dangerous strain of E. coli bacteria, was an isolated case, a health official said Monday. Sophia Amy Odens started having flu-like symptoms Feb. 5, and she was...
March 25, 2014 - 10:50am
March 17, 2014
Bemidji woman charged in child’s hypothermia death
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A Bemidji woman was arraigned Monday in the death of a 6-year-old girl last month at a south Bemidji apartment complex. Rachel Downer, 22, was arrested Friday and appeared in court Monday to face a second degree manslaughter charge in the hypothermia death of...
News / crime
March 17, 2014 - 8:02pm
March 14, 2014
Tests show hypothermia as cause of homeless man’s death in Fargo
Results from the state medical examiner’s office indicate a homeless man found dead Jan. 9 in Fargo died of hypothermia, said Fargo police Lt. Joel Vettel. Randy Lee LaFontaine, 48, was found lifeless under a truck about four blocks from the Gladys Ray Shelter. LaFontaine,...
March 14, 2014 - 1:29pm
Eight dead after New York City blast, building collapse
Search and rescue workers on Friday combed still-smoldering rubble for survivors of a New York City gas explosion that caused two apartment buildings...
March 14, 2014 - 9:25am
March 12, 2014
Senior at Minnesota high school killed in Montana avalanche
GROVE CITY, Minn. — Students and staff in the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School District are mourning the loss of high school senior Zach Junkermeier,...
March 12, 2014 - 9:54pm