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Canada’s restrictions for border crossings are different
Five people vie for Bemidji city manager; interviews March 3
Seeds to bees to table: How local agriculture has changed
White Earth job fair to be held March 5
Writers conference set for summer in Bemidji
Huwe makes return trip to state semifinals
Bombers advance with win over NCW
Bellefeuille scores 1,000th point in final game
Frazee places fourth at Class A state wrestling tournament
Lakers sweep season series from Spuds
Park Hotel was first hotel on corner
Turning back the pages
Learn more about Babe
Friday Matters: Everyday Christian
Thursday Matters: Everyday Redemption
Friends & Neighbors
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Helping loved ones retire
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
Letter: Obama is a ‘proper’ Christian who loves America
Letter: Dayton’s infrastructure plan makes sense for MN
Letter: Obama’s ISIS strategy a ‘ghost in a snow storm’
Letter: Minimum wage increase isn’t the way out of poverty
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
Take a trip for early open water fishing
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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 Kaye Alberts was driving a Polaris Ranger southbound on Apache Avenue at about 20 miles per hour when she swerved toward the ditch, according...
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 heading to a campus tour in northern California on Thursday, police said. Five students, three chaperones and the drivers of bus and...
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 to collapse this week, killing eight people and injuring dozens. Authorities toiled overnight, parsing a smoking pile of bricks...
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, who was killed Tuesday in an avalanche in Montana. Junkermeier, 18, of Lake Lillian, was snowmobiling with friends — including...
March 12, 2014 - 9:54pm
March 10, 2014
Michigan woman dead for six years found only after money runs out
For six years the bills were paid, the grass was cut and no one noticed the body of the dead woman sitting in the back seat of a car in a garage of a residential Pontiac, Michigan neighborhood. Her mummified body was finally found this week by someone dispatched to check on the property...
March 10, 2014 - 10:36am
March 9, 2014
Teen dies 18 days after found face-down in Fargo South swimming pool
FARGO -- A teenager, who on Feb. 18 was found face-down in the Fargo South High School swimming pool, has died. Frederic Ndereimana, 19, died Saturday at a Fargo hospital, according to Fargo Police. Until now, the teen's name and condition was unknown. Fargo Schools did not...
news / accidents
March 9, 2014 - 7:00pm