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DL woman sentenced for marijuana wax
DL man gets rude awakening when deputy finds meth
Testing...testing...1, 2, 3: DL schools facing tough achievement gap
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Laker swimmers notch fifth straight victory
DL pushes shutout streak to four games against Crookston
Boys soccer completes sweep of Pirates
Detroit Lakes swept at Wadena
Skate Like a Girl Day Oct. 15
Learning the lingo of Social Security can help with your retirement planning
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
Column: The very first school in Becker County
friends & neighbors
Daggett Truck Line honors trucker for 'superb' driving
Cost Share Program makes organic certification more affordable, rebates available
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
Big weekend ahead in Park Rapids: Art Leap, Great American Story events set Sept. 23-24
The hottest ticket in town: Essentia Health-St. Mary's "Fire & Ice" fundraiser set for this Friday, Sept. 22
‘Unveiling Nimuué’: Story of Minnesota’s ‘Glacial Woman’ to be revealed in original theatrical work
Fargo photographer exhibiting his work at Trinity Lutheran this month
NYM Cultural Center to host fiber arts classes Sept. 22-23
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Audrey @13@@10@(Pitsenbarger) Knauf
Alton O. Haugen
Eva Della Fritz
Like U.S., Canada has issues with healthcare, but the solution is not to dismantle universal care
Appeals panel goes against county, Osage gun range
Lesson from a missing girl: never give up hope
Most Americans are hungry for bipartisanship
The trauma of downsizing
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Grizzlies have come back from the brink
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
August 14, 2017
Unclaimed: What happens when no one comes forward after a person dies
FARGO – More than two months after his body was found under a blanket in a car outside Walmart in Dilworth, Minn., police still can’t find anyone who knew 60-year-old Anthony Sabal. Not a family member, friend or even an acquaintance.
August 14, 2017 - 9:59am
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.
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