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Man dies in three-vehicle crash near DL
Feathery art project flies high in White Earth: Circle of Life honored in Congressional contest
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Clay Target League Trapshooting Championship June 12-20
Doubles teams pick up first round section wins
BASEBALL: Korfe in command in victory over Hornets
Herzog leads Laker girls to victory
Laker golf wraps regular season with home victory
Turning back the pages
Ehnerts celebrate 50 years together
Yliniemi is UMC's Student Volunteer of the Year
DL's Weber graduates from NSU
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Okeson named Director of Nursing for Emmanuel Nursing Home
Food waste is money down the drain
MN gas prices up two cents
DL Public Utilities earns Reliable Public Power Provider designation
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, other acts headed to Fargo later this year
Local chef publishes culinary memoir
Column: There's nothing quite like a fresh-grilled burger...
Country singers Dwight Yoakam, Mary Chapin Carpenter add Fargo Theatre shows
Gabriel Nephi Megran
Dale W. Fagerlie
Ronald D. Lanoue Sr.
Marcella O. Jernberg
Florence I. Gilbertson
Lynn Hummel column: Everybody needs a Bud
Letter: Bad time to cut opioid drug prevention program
Letter: More than just a three-day weekend
Rural Minnesota leader: Lawmakers, please support County Program Aid
Advice to my son as he graduates high school
Getting squirrely: Be creative in keeping critters out of bird feeders
Walleye opener dubbed a 'big success'
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
Preparing to slay? Suggestions for opening weekend
MN CREP sign-up begins May 15, 2017
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
May 11, 2017
Woman sentenced for stealing Honda Accord in DL
Billie Jo Heinonen, 36, of Dilworth has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony theft of a motor vehicle. According to court records, on Aug. 27, 2016, a man reported to Detroit Lakes police that his gold-colored Honda Accord had been stolen. A police officer saw...
May 11, 2017 - 1:00pm
Dilworth farmer helped rescue artifacts, paintings hidden by the Nazis
John Fiandaca of Dilworth saw the film “The Monuments Men,” but he didn’t need to. Seventy years ago, he lived that. Fiandaca spent...
November 11, 2015 - 11:29am
November 1, 2015
Kragnes leads D-G-F to state semis
For the first half of Saturday's Class 3A football state tournament quarterfinal between Proctor and Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton, it appeared Brett Favre had dressed up as Blake Kragnes for Halloween. The Rebels' senior quarterback ducked and chucked all over the turf at Brainerd High...
November 1, 2015 - 8:14am
October 2, 2015
Man accused of beating, terrorizing ex-girlfriend
A Dilworth man is accused of beating and terrorizing a former girlfriend after she picked him up and gave him a ride to Becker County. James Edward Carr Jr., 52, of 518 Second Ave. N.E., Dilworth has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony threats of violence,...
October 2, 2015 - 5:30am
June 12, 2015
Rochester Lourdes edges D-G-F at state 2A baseball
ST. CLOUD — Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton played Rochester Lourdes tough in the Minnesota Class 2A state baseball tournament quarterfinals on Thursday,...
June 12, 2015 - 9:25am
April 7, 2015
Car consumed by fire on Highway 10 near Dilworth
DILWORTH - No one was hurt Tuesday afternoon when flames destroyed a car and started a grass fire along westbound U.S. Highway 10. About 1:20...
April 7, 2015 - 2:41pm
March 10, 2015
Dilworth apartment fire leaves two with no home
DILWORTH – Two people are without a home after a fire started in an apartment building here Tuesday morning. Dilworth fire Capt. Marty Grimley said both occupants of the first-floor apartment unit were home at about 7 a.m. when what appears to be an electrical fire started to...
March 10, 2015 - 10:54am
February 26, 2015
Man found dead near Dilworth by train tracks apparently froze to death
DILWORTH – A man in his late 40s apparently froze to death just east of here near the train tracks, Clay County authorities say. Lt. Stephen Landsem of the Clay County Sheriff‘s Office said a railroad employee reporting finding the man’s at about 5 p.m. Wednesday. The...
February 26, 2015 - 10:12am
May 20, 2014
Former Dilworth fire chief sentenced, wants city sanitation job back
MOORHEAD – Dilworth’s former fire chief who also was a city sanitation worker was sentenced Monday in a case in which he drunkenly threatened...
May 20, 2014 - 10:30am
March 25, 2014
Former Dilworth fire chief pleads guilty to disorderly conduct
MOORHEAD – The former Dilworth fire chief has pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct in connection with accusations he threatened to burn down the homes of fire officials. Kurt Kennedy, 49, pleaded guilty Tuesday in Clay County District Court to one count of misdemeanor disorderly...
March 25, 2014 - 8:35pm
March 19, 2014
Dilworth woman is sentenced on first degree burglary charge
A Dilworth woman was sentenced last week in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of first degree burglary. Jean Marie Jacobson, 29, of 710 Center Ave. E., Dilworth, was sentenced to two years in prison, stayed on conditions including completion of 180 days in jail (with...
March 19, 2014 - 12:30pm
February 28, 2014
Dilworth man accused of driving drunk while talking on cellphone, crashing into police car
MOORHEAD – A Dilworth man faces four felony charges after prosecutors accused him of driving his car while drunk into a police officer’s squad car, then leading the officer on a chase, all the while talking on his cellphone. Court documents filed against Robert Dean Wiebrand,...
February 28, 2014 - 8:33am
February 25, 2014
Former Dilworth fire chief pleads not guilty to making terroristic threats
MOORHEAD – Former Dilworth Fire Chief Kurt Kennedy pleaded not guilty Monday to making terroristic threats. Kennedy was charged in Clay County District Court in December with one count of making terroristic threats, a felony. He is accused of saying he wanted to burn down...
February 25, 2014 - 11:00am
February 7, 2014
Dilworth council fires longtime fire chief
DILWORTH – The City Council here fired the longtime fire chief who has been charged with making threats against the council and city staff. Kennedy,...
February 7, 2014 - 8:38am
January 4, 2014
Ex-Dilworth fire chief accused of threatening to burn co-workers' houses
DILWORTH – The former fire chief here faces felony charges after allegedly threatening to burn down the houses of his co-workers, according to a WDAY-TV report. Kurt Kennedy, 49, was charged in a Clay County District Court complaint summons Friday with one felony count of making...
January 4, 2014 - 3:38pm