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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
November 6, 2013
DGF voters approve increase per student spending
Voters in the Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton School District on Tuesday overwhelmingly supported an increase in spending per student. Residents in the district were asked to decide two questions on a referendum. In the first question, voters were asked to approve continuing the current...
November 6, 2013 - 10:25am
October 11, 2013
Man gets 45 days in jail for causing Dilworth fire
MOORHEAD – A man charged with causing a fire that sent a volunteer firefighter to the hospital with a heart attack has pleaded guilty to criminal charges. Bradley Harold Littlefield, 59, pleaded guilty Thursday in Clay County District Court to one count of negligently setting...
October 11, 2013 - 10:22am
September 10, 2013
Dilworth man sentenced to 20 years in Ada baby's death
ADA, Minn. – A Dilworth man was sentenced Monday to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to killing his girlfriend’s baby daughter last fall. In pleading guilty July 29 to a charge of second-degree murder, Raul Perez, 25, admitted he became angry at 22-month-old Ariel...
September 10, 2013 - 9:15am
August 26, 2013
Dilworth to evaluate police chief in closed-door meeting
DILWORTH – City leaders will evaluate the police chief here in a closed-door meeting later this week. The Dilworth City Council has scheduled a special meeting Thursday to review the performance of Police Chief Josh Ebert. According to the city’s agenda released Monday morning,...
August 26, 2013 - 10:36pm
July 29, 2013
Dilworth man pleads guilty to murder in death of baby girl
ADA, Minn. – A 25-year-old Dilworth man pleaded guilty this morning to a charge of second-degree murder connected to the death of his girlfriend’s 22-month-old baby girl. Raul Perez admitted in a plea hearing in Norman County District Court that he caused the death of Ariel...
July 29, 2013 - 1:52pm
July 24, 2013
Man charged in baby’s death wants new lawyer
ADA, Minn. – A Dilworth man accused of killing a 22-month-old girl here wants a new attorney. Raul Perez, 24, was expected to make a plea in Norman County court Tuesday, but he rejected the plea agreement and fired his attorney. He plans to apply for a public defender, according...
July 24, 2013 - 8:46am
July 6, 2013
Dilworth man loses two fingers to fireworks
VERGAS, Minn. – A Dilworth man lost two fingers in a fireworks accident Friday, according to a release from the Otter Tail County Sherriff’s Office. Jason Holweger, 25, was reloading a two-inch wide cannon-style firework around 10:30 p.m. Friday night near Vergas. While he...
July 6, 2013 - 6:03pm
Dilworth man sentenced to 120 days in Moorhead’s largest-ever pot bust
MOORHEAD – A Dilworth man has pleaded guilty in a drug bust police in Moorhead said was the biggest one-time haul of marijuana ever seized here. Lawrence Kent Brink, 33, pleaded guilty Monday in Clay County District Court to felony third-degree drug sales and possession of...
June 6, 2013 - 8:06am
April 25, 2013
Moorhead man faces felony charge linked to shop fire in which Dilworth firefighter had heart attack
DILWORTH – A shop fire here that sent a volunteer firefighter to the hospital with a heart attack has led to criminal charges against the man accused of starting it by not following fire code regulations for welding. Bradley Harold Littlefield, 59, of Moorhead, is charged in Clay...
April 25, 2013 - 4:14pm
March 6, 2013
Dilworth man jailed on seizure of 32 pounds of pot, $25K in cash, AK-47
DILWORTH – Police arrested a man at his home here Tuesday afternoon and seized drugs that authorities said could be worth more than $250,000,...
March 6, 2013 - 3:21pm
January 10, 2013
Alleged shoplifter arrested after chase
DILWORTH - A 44-year-old shoplifter was arrested here after allegedly shoplifting and then leading police on a high speed chase, according to...
January 10, 2013 - 8:20am
January 9, 2013
Dilworth hires law firm to investigate its police chief
DILWORTH - The City Council here voted unanimously Tuesday to hire a Fergus Falls law firm to investigate allegations against the city's police...
January 9, 2013 - 8:31am
December 11, 2012
Dilworth officers want police chief to resign
DILWORTH - Members of the Police Department here have asked that their police chief, Joshua Ebert, voluntarily resign or for the city to request...
December 11, 2012 - 8:22am
December 6, 2012
Man accused of stealing from Wal-Mart by using tinfoil-lined backpack
DILWORTH - Police arrested a man here after they say he used a backpack lined with tinfoil to bypass a store's security equipment and steal over $100 in merchandise, according to a WDAY news report. Police say Antonio Ramirez, 21, stole $133 in items from Wal-Mart here. Ramirez faces...
December 6, 2012 - 8:40am
October 19, 2012
Dilworth man gets jail time for stabbing incident
MOORHEAD - A Dilworth man accused of stabbing an acquaintance in the back in August was sentenced Friday to 120 days in jail. Rodrick Mark Ponce, 48, pleaded guilty earlier this month to felony third-degree assault in Clay County District Court. A second-degree assault charge was...
October 19, 2012 - 2:58pm