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New shelter for women opens early
High school could locate with M-State
Shopping with the T-Wolves
Jobs aplenty in region
2012 ag controversy continues at state
Otters and Lakers battle to overtime tie
Lakers win late at Alexandria 54-49
Laker gymnasts consistent in victory over Perham
Jackson wins 152-pound championship at Big Bear
Four-goal second period leads Stars over Lakers
Holy Rosary completes first Knowledge Bowl
Plowing snow onto highway can be a hazard, considered illegal
Don’t let stress beat you
Applications sought: Scholarships available to those in medical field
Non-toy ideas for kids’ Christmas gifts
Friends & Neighbors
Essentia gives Wolf Lake Rescue a gift
6,600 Minnesota jobs created; rate down to 3.7%
Dept of Revenue wins improvement award
Minnesotans saving big coin with gas dip
New agent joins Jack Chiver Realty team
Variety of events planned in area
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
Sawyer Brown bringing Christmas spirit to Shooting Star this Friday
Longest Night Music Fest set this Sunday in NYM
‘The Classic Nutcracker’ coming to NDSU’s Reineke Festival Hall
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Leave us all alone! We can’t breathe!
The limit of Minnesota Nice: Norwegian Americans rally to defeat ambassador pick
Time is right for American policy change on Cuba
Man versus the machine
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
December is ‘the moon of popping trees’
State expands ‘fat bike’ riding opportunities
Don’t eat venison? Try these delicious recipes
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
January 15, 2014
Area students on UW-Superior dean’s list
The University of Wisconsin-Superior has named Cassandra Foltz, Detroit Lakes, and Patrick Kaufenberg, Osage, to the dean’s list for academic achievement during the fall 2013 semester. To be named to the dean’s list students must have completed 12 degree-seeking semester...
life / celebrations
January 15, 2014 - 3:00am
Nodsle on dean’s list
Augustana College in Sioux Falls, S.D., has announced that Morgan Nodsle, of Detroit Lakes, has been named to the dean’s list for the fall semester of the 2013-14 academic year. The dean’s list recognizes full-time students who have a minimum of 12 credit hours with grade-point...
life / celebrations
January 15, 2014 - 1:00am
January 12, 2014
Naytahwaush Charter School celebrates academic jump
In a small, off-the-beaten path White Earth Reservation school, soft echoes of Ojibwe can be heard floating through the hallways, mixing with the muffled teachings of math and children reading. Although rich in Native American culture, the K-6 Naytahwaush Community Charter School...
January 12, 2014 - 12:00pm
January 7, 2014
Textbooks versus e-textbooks: Better Business Bureau offers advice for college students
With one semester wrapping up and another right around the corner, you can bet that some college students are already starting to do their research online, trying to find the best deals on textbooks. According to CollegeBoard, college students spend an average of $1,200 per year...
life / wave
January 7, 2014 - 5:00pm
1Stop makes M State enrollment convenient
Students planning to enroll at Minnesota State Community and Technical College for the upcoming spring semester can apply to the college and register for classes in a single day during 1Stop2Enroll events on M State’s campuses in Detroit Lakes, Fergus Falls, Moorhead and Wadena. 1Stop...
life / wave
January 7, 2014 - 4:00pm
December 24, 2013
MSUM staff pushes for savings through retirements, departures
Minnesota State University Moorhead’s faculty union is pushing administrators to use savings from additional retirements or departures to save faculty members facing layoffs, a controversial part of the school’s plan to tackle its $4.9 million deficit. That was one concern...
December 24, 2013 - 11:00am
December 23, 2013
Rasmussen moves to meet nursing demands
As the home of multiple assisted-living facilities, two major health systems and a new multi-million-dollar hospital under construction, the Fargo-Moorhead area is feeling the squeeze of a national nursing shortage. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of registered...
December 23, 2013 - 10:00am
Minnesota school trains students to analyze drone videos
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. – For much of the last decade, the U.S. military has relied on unmanned aircraft to perform some of its most perilous missions: capturing video from war zones to provide intelligence for troops on the ground or track terrorists. In the coming decade,...
December 23, 2013 - 8:22am
December 18, 2013
Colleges try to ease finals stress
Concordia College freshman Mike Miller has made trips to the Carl B. Ylvisaker Library routine as he tackles his first semester’s end finals. On Monday night Miller wasn’t buried in note cards and lecture slides but playing with kittens brought specifically to the library for...
December 18, 2013 - 2:00pm
December 10, 2013
Lake Park Audubon High School Honor Rolls
First Quarter beginning Tuesday, Sept. 3 and ending Friday, Nov. 1 B Honor Roll: Anderson, Anthony 12; Boe Hopkins, Jordan 7; Briard, Taylor 11; Christianson, Tanner 12; Cigelske, Joshua 8; Dickelman-Stassen, Marcus 8; Endres, Taylor 7; Gonzalez, Larrissa 12; Hamre, Jennifer...
December 10, 2013 - 3:00pm
December 6, 2013
MSUM administration plan would trim 22 positions, ax five majors
Under a proposal outlined by administrators Thursday, Minnesota State University Moorhead plans to eliminate majors, merge several departments and lay off six faculty members to solve its $4.9 million budget deficit. The cuts unveiled made it a “sad day to be a Dragon,” said...
December 6, 2013 - 3:09pm