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Perham Health: Hospital board moves forward with proposed $3.5 million clinic expansion
AgweekTV: Ag Tax Reform
Three White Earth candidates run as a coalition
DL cop, ex-convict facing off in court: Both allege years of harassment, both seek restraining orders
Four charged in White Earth heroin investigation
Strawsell and three relays advance to 5A finals
Five DL wrestlers advance to 8AA championship matches
Laker girls finish regular season with big win
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Laker gymnasts four-peat at state
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
MN gas prices down 4.3 cents last week, with the downward trend most likely continuing
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Rosemary Alice (Savig) Zurn
Thomas Wayne Block
Francis R. "Butch" Bellanger
Merlin V. Thompson
Sheena Marie Butcher
Gun violence: Inaction is deafening with every shot
A great president: I (still) like Ike
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
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
December 11, 2013
Dilworth woman 'never really had second thoughts about it,' returns $2,800 in cash to owner
MOORHEAD – When 19-year-old Erica Clark found an envelope full of crisp $100 bills in a McDonald’s parking lot here, she couldn’t help...
December 11, 2013 - 8:23am
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