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Minnesota launches new ad campaign
Two horses found dead from starvation near Dorset
Indian environmentalists battle Sandpiper pipeline
Man accused of shooting deputy faces four felony counts, including attempted murder
Grand Rapids juvenile facility officer accused of sexually assaulting teen
Swegarden baffles Hornet batters
MSU-Mankato players expected to return to practice Friday
Timberwolves, Adelman to part; went 97-133 with team
Mankato football players refuse to practice for reinstated coach
Homers carry Lakers to 2-0 start to season
In the Zone
LP-A students win national award
Holly McCamant: World comes to life once spring is here
Goeun Park: L.A.’s Union Station proves that the American Dream is still alive today
Sign up to represent community at first Minnesota Sings event
Free bike rodeo is April 26 at Kent Freeman Arena
Friends & Neighbors
This year’s festival in Vergas even included maple syrup milkshakes
State tournament brings a thousand archers to Detroit Lakes
2014 Spring Laker Book
Brian's Beer Brew
Local archer given lifetime achievement award
DNR accepting comments on hunting rule changes
Minnesota deer-feeding effort all but over
Brad Laabs: Use caution on ice; get ready for open water
Blane Klemek: The American crow is one of the smartest wild birds
Hospice heads to Hwy 10
Sign-ups begin for USDA disaster relief
Otter Tail Power gets new president/COO
Spanky’s hires new general manager
Reining in the cost of prom
Wear green for mental health awareness
Reported MNsure numbers are misleading
State roads are slip sliding away
Lynn Hummel: Early morning fog makes the imagination run wild
Transportation is a non-partisan issue in greater Minnesota
‘Vintage’: An old-fashioned tale of friendship
Magic show closes out Top Hat season
Cantus coming to Wadena April 23
‘Long Live the 80s’ set for Fargo May 17
Cash tribute set May 6
Threats cause lockdown at Red Wing schools
All Red Wing schools are on lockdown today after a student reported receiving a threatening call that alluded to a shooting at the school. According to the Red Wing Police Department, a senior at Tower View Alternative Learning Center received a call Tuesday night from an unknown...
December 19, 2012 - 11:25am
December 4, 2012
University System seeks $84 million budget increase
BISMARCK -- North Dakota University System officials are requesting an additional $84 million of state funding for the next two years, an increase Chancellor Hamid Shirvani said is needed to keep up with increasing costs and to support the "big agenda" of the system and the state's...
December 4, 2012 - 8:33am
December 3, 2012
Nevis students learn knitting to reduce stress
Diet. Exercise. Knitting. Nevis sophomores striding into Janet Golden-Landquist's health classes are gaining an understanding of healthy stress reduction - a stitch at a time. Armed with yarn and needles, the 10th graders were introduced to the intricacies of turning yarn into...
December 3, 2012 - 9:12am
GED testing to undergo major changes in 2014
For years, the GED test has offered those without a high school diploma a low-cost, second chance. But the General Educational Development test is soon to become far more difficult, more costly and administered out of town. The clock is ticking, Community Education director Jill...
December 3, 2012 - 9:07am
November 30, 2012
White Earth elders offer some advice for students, teachers
White Earth elders are concerned for the children of this generation, and they have a few bits of advice for them -- get an education, take pride in yourself and know your heritage. A few members of the White Earth Council of Elders sat down with Joe Carrier, Indian Education coordinator...
November 30, 2012 - 12:36pm
Area schools embrace creative learning pilot program
BAGLEY, Minn. -- Five area school districts are in the first year of a two-year pilot program that aims to foster a more effective learning experience...
November 30, 2012 - 11:43am
November 27, 2012
St. Scholastica aims to reach return adult students by counting free online coursework toward degree
Students at the College of St. Scholastica can now apply education from free online courses toward completion of their college degrees, with...
November 27, 2012 - 11:57am
October 25, 2012
Yearbook policy to be reviewed in Menahga
Menahga School Board members reached out to parents and students Monday night, inviting them to be part of the process to develop policies surrounding...
October 25, 2012 - 8:24am
October 18, 2012
Some parents protest Duluth school's 'Vote Yes' signs for Minnesota marriage amendment
At Holy Rosary School in Duluth, it's been a battle of the political signs some mornings, with one group of parents protesting the presence of...
news / religion
October 18, 2012 - 11:05am
October 10, 2012
Menahga students upset over yearbook decisions
A group of students and parents in Menahga are upset over a decision by school administrators to exclude some photos from the school's yearbook. One student wanted to have her baby included in her senior photo and other students are asking to have a memorial page in the yearbook...
October 10, 2012 - 8:50am
August 16, 2012
MSUM student gets 2 internships in a year working around celebs
Brian Ashburn is getting a double dose of celebrities this year. A junior at Minnesota State University Moorhead, Ashburn recently returned...
August 16, 2012 - 9:34am
July 20, 2012
UND starting cancer early warning system
UND is establishing an early warning system for cancer using data gathered from around the state thanks to a $1.65 million grant from the national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the university has announced. North Dakota has long had the Statewide Cancer Registry that...
July 20, 2012 - 1:17pm
City, school pair to get kids to school safer
This fall, those walking to school in Detroit Lakes will be a little safer. Thanks to a federal grant through the National Center for Safe Routes to School program, three sections of sidewalk will be constructed, bringing kids to Rossman and Roosevelt elementary schools. The...
July 20, 2012 - 12:43pm
June 26, 2012
Lake Park-Audubon High School students honored for academic achievement, attendance
Lake Park - Audubon Secondary Honor Rolls Fourth Quarter Beginning Monday, March 26 and Ending Friday, May 25, 2012 B Honor Roll Anderson, Emmi 9; Anglin, Samantha 11; Block, Tarah 11; Bowers, Parker 7; Branchaud, Gabrielle 10; Braseth, Brooke 11; Carson, Benjamin 7; Dahlgren,...
June 26, 2012 - 4:28pm
June 20, 2012
LP-A close to moving into new high school building
It was a curious sight that greeted visitors at Monday night's Lake Park-Audubon School Board meeting in the media center at LP-A High School. Instead of the usual rows of bookshelves and computer desks that had stood in the media center throughout the school year, there were stacks...
June 20, 2012 - 1:00pm