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Celebrating Civil War’s end
Man gets 12 years on sex, robbery charges
Man accused of violating no-contact order 3 times
Man sentenced after being caught with meth
Cities that border Dakotas want continued state support
Big expectations for Laker softball
Chippewa Triathlon accepting registrants
Track teams fifth and sixth at Bemidji
Jernberg, Smith headed to USAG Regionals
DL wrestlers qualify for NYWA state tournament
Pushing the boundaries of her time
Turning back the pages
Grilled lamb chops provide quick, flavorful meal
Earnings limits apply to widow’s benefits
Friends & Neighbors
MN legislature talks Sunday liquor sales
Gas prices take big dip in Minnesota
Microsoft Dynamics Lunch ‘n Learn set
The Lodge receives Chairman’s Award
Good named partner at Pemberton Law
Crisis Center to hold annual banquet
MSUM hosting trio of authors at on-campus events April 13
Watch out for April Fool’s Day at library
Egg decorating class Tuesday at NYM center
Long Lake Theater season starts June 10
Question was a deal-breaker
Help for problem gamblers
Letter: Big Tobacco continues to target kids with cigars, smokeless tobacco
State taxes hit rich and poor alike
Guest editorial: Health bills make sense
Six of top 10 most popular state parks located in northern Minnesota
Signs of spring are all around: From migration to sugaring
Last week to ice fish
Comments sought on proposed deer goals
Governor’s budget would help maintain vitality of Minnesota state parks
Murder mystery at the Holmes
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