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Mark Greenig: Shakespeare fly fishing reels — so many choices
Brad Laabs: Snow makes for sketchy ice conditions
Blane Klemek: Wildlife have their own winter survival techniques
Best start to winter rec season since 2010
12 lakes open to spearing
Unemployment rate hits five-year low, eyes on the Fed
Old bar turns into new, cozy ‘Event 34’
Gas prices in MN dip faster than nation
Creative Mix hires new personal stylist
Canola event being held for area farmers
Jeers to poor winter drivers
Randy Wilson: Property tax hikes needed for cities to play catch-up
Our Opinion: Quit putting off that flu vaccine
Lynn Hummel: Imagination and a pile of junk
Steve Green: Promises of Obamacare in MN failing taxpayers
Holiday Train’s a-comin’: December 16 stop planned in Detroit Lakes
Danell Haspel: A Homemade Christmas
Terri Schlichenmeyer: ‘The Dogs of Christmas’ is a holiday treasure
Saana Ensemble in NYM Friday
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November 10, 2008
Dent woman ordered to serve probation for kidnapping story in Fargo
FARGO - A woman who lied to police about being kidnapped has been ordered to serve two years of supervised probation for the April incident. East Central Judicial District Court Judge Steven Marquart sentenced Deborah Lee Monson, 26, today to one year in jail, with all but 30 days...
November 10, 2008 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
Voters reject school taxes -- supporters worried in Pelican Rapids, Perham-Dent
Voters in northwest Minnesota balked at raising their own taxes to fulfill pleas for operational or building funds by area school districts. Pelican Rapids and Perham-Dent residents rejected operational levy referendums Tuesday despite spirited campaigns by levy supporters and the...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
In Perham-Dent, levy-lobbying fires up as referendum vote nears
Voters will decide November 4 whether or not to increase funding to the Perham-Dent schools by an estimated $950,000 to $1 million. Campaign efforts on the increased levy have been limited mostly to Together for Kids, a group promoting a "yes" vote to increase local taxes by $695...
October 6, 2008 - 12:00am
Break-in is third crime incident in 8 months at Dent supper club
Lightning has struck three times over the past eight months at the Pickle Factory supper club near Dent--in the form of two break-ins and one arson. On Sunday morning, Sept.
October 6, 2008 - 12:00am
August 26, 2008
Dent man involved in fatal accident
A 2-year-old Menomonie, Wis., boy died after the bicycle trailer he was riding in was struck by a car driven by a Dent man. The accident occurred about 8:55 p.m. Friday at the junction of Highway 10 and Highway 301 in Sherburne County. According to the State Patrol: Mark E. Dahl,...
August 26, 2008 - 12:00am
July 20, 2008
New Perham-Dent elementary principal named
Parkers Prairie elementary principal Kari Yates has been named principal for the Perham-Dent elementary schools. The Perham-Dent school board conducted a final interview Wednesday, July 9, before voting to offer the position. Yates has extensive experience in the classroom and in...
July 20, 2008 - 12:00am
July 13, 2008
Arson suspected at 'Pickle Factory'
DENT - A suspected arson fire that shut down a Dent area business could have been worse...yet it couldn't have happened at a worse time. "They were lucky," said Dent Fire Chief Tim Stoll, of the Fourth of July fire at the Pickle Factory Bar and Grill, which investigators are investigating...
July 13, 2008 - 12:00am
June 7, 2008
Perham-Dent principal to leave
After three years as principal at Heart of the Lakes- Dent elementary schools in Perham, Kim Grengs is returning to the town that first sparked her teaching career. As of July 1, Grengs will take over the position of principal of the fifth elementary school in Farmington, Minn....
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
May 13, 2008
Dent elementary will continue another yea
Dent will have a kindergarten to grade 2 elementary school for another year. A "transitional" year was approved by the Perham-Dent School Board May 7, at a special meeting held in the Dent gymnasium. Under the plan, recommended by Superintendent Tamara Uselman, Dent grade school...
May 13, 2008 - 12:00am
April 19, 2008
Dent woman charged with making fake police report
Prosecutors are charging a Dent woman with a misdemeanor of providing false information to law enforcement in connection with a fake report about being kidnapped earlier this month. Police found inconsistencies with the story Deborah Monson gave them on April 8 after she reported...
April 19, 2008 - 12:00am
April 11, 2008
Fargo police seek false reporting charge against Dent woman who claimed she was kidnapped and raped
Authorities are asking prosecutors to charge a 25-year-old Dent, Minn., woman with making a false report to law enforcement after she told police Tuesday she was kidnapped at knifepoint and raped in Fargo. About 1 a.m. Tuesday, De-boarh Lee Monson went to a Fargo MeritCare Hospital...
April 11, 2008 - 12:00am