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Audubon man faces domestic assault charges
MnDOT adds North Star Route to U.S. bicycle system
Local National Guard unit wins acclaim during grueling training in Mojave Desert
DL man faces first-degree drug charge for meth
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Wrestlers looking to jump back in section mix
Wittner takes over Hornet basketball program
Hornet wrestlers take Unruh Invite
Laker girls hockey shutout at Sartell
Raider girls snap 36-game skid
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Styles on Willow has a new hair stylist
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
Diana Lynn Aker
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Jeffrey Lee Olds
Ruth I. Knapp
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Does penalizing airlines for customer service infractions do any good?
Don't curse the clouds, they have surprising benefits
Editorial: Becker County scams - why can't we stop them?
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
'In Spite of Heroin': Area mom pens book about surviving twin sons’ addiction
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Tuxes & Tails: Rescued dogs, tuxedo’d handlers to strut their stuff on the runway this coming Friday
'An Andy and Bing Christmas': Former NFL player to bring classic Christmas show to DL
Pine to Palm
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February 12, 2009
NDSU career fair called a success
FARGO - Turnout for Wednesday's spring career fair at North Dakota State University wasn't a record, but organizers considered it a strong showing. About...
February 12, 2009 - 1:00pm
Wal-Mart plans won't affect new Fargo store
FARGO - A new Fargo Wal-Mart Supercenter store being built in south Fargo will not be impacted by company plans to reduce store openings nationwide...
February 12, 2009 - 11:00am
SJE-Rhombus lays off 31 workers
DETROIT LAKES - SJE-Rhombus, a Detroit Lakes, Minn.-based manufacturer of controls and switches, has laid off 31 workers at its headquarters plant in Detroit Lakes. Employees have lost jobs at four of the company's six plants in Minnesota, Ohio and China, said Mary Beth Caulfield,...
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
February 9, 2009
Hubbard County enacts hiring freeze
PARK RAPIDS - The county's financial position is so dismal, some departments may want to take a paper route or a night job waiting tables just to bring in more money. Hard times are here. The county assessor learned that Wednesday. Bob Hansen's appearance before the regular meeting...
February 9, 2009 - 12:00pm
Economy's woes spreading to region
GRAND FORKS - Thirteen months ago, Patrick Case was laid off from his job as a used-car lot manager in Florida. "The housing boom was going...
February 9, 2009 - 9:30am
February 6, 2009
Downturn comes to Detroit Lakes
The economic recession has hurt some area manufacturers more than others. While a few are hunkering down without resorting to layoffs, other...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 5, 2009
Kandiyohi County commissioners want education mandate for those getting work-related assistance
WILLMAR - With statistics showing that a lack of education is a sure ticket to poverty, the Kandiyohi County Commissioners want to make a high school diploma mandatory when receiving work-related public assistance. Not incorporating a diploma or a general educational development...
February 5, 2009 - 2:00pm
North Dakota employment numbers rise in December
BISMARCK - North Dakota's unemployment rate in December hit 3.4 percent, up 0.6 percent from the previous month and 0.1 percent compared to December 2007. Numbers released today by Job Service North Dakota also show that December's unemployment rate equals 2,096 more jobless than...
February 5, 2009 - 11:30am
January 31, 2009
Upper Midwest states split on federal aid
ST. PAUL - Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle appeared before the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, asking that his state get its...
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am
January 25, 2009
New York Times article on economy became bad omen for North Dakota
The New York Times ran a cover story on Dec. 5 touting North Dakota's apparent resistance to the economic crisis. The headline: "A placid North Dakota asks, recession? What recession?" A follow-up today could read, "North Dakota says, 'Oh, that recession.' " Since the piece ran,...
January 25, 2009 - 12:00am
January 23, 2009
Microsoft planning on cutting 'very small percentage' of Fargo workforce
FARGO - Possibly 40 to 50 Microsoft Fargo employees found out when they went to work on Thursday that they no longer had a job - the latest...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 21, 2009
Blue Cross Blue Shield partnership will bring 60 to 70 new jobs to Fargo for processing health claims
FARGO - Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota announced today that it will partner with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska to form a new health care technology company that will bring jobs to Fargo. The company will be called CoreLink Administrative Solutions. It will process health...
January 21, 2009 - 12:00am
January 18, 2009
Economist: Crisis is the big one
WILLMAR - The financial crisis facing the United States and the world is really "the big one," but that doesn't mean the world is facing another Great Depression, according to an AgriBank economist who addressed the seventh annual Strategic Animal Ag Conference Friday in Willmar. At...
January 18, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Speakers at Fargo-Moorhead chamber event say area economy is relatively healthy, but future unpredictable
FARGO - Speakers at a regional economic outlook forum this morning in Fargo said they don't know what's going to happen next with the Fargo-Moorhead economy. But one said the metro area is relatively healthy and in better shape than most of the country to ride out the nationwide...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
Economist says recession will end in September
BISMARCK - The recession will end Sept.
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am