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Mahnomen County police ask for help as drug overdoses rise
Frazee man gets over five years for meth
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Man accused of stealing $1,200 worth of cigarettes
DL Ice Harvest Committee rallies to generate local ice palace project after St. Paul plans fall through
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Tracy state butterfly champ, Lakers 11th at Class A True Team
Mahnomen-Waubun Thunderbirds logo revealed
Indians extend win streak to seven games
Bombers seeded fourth in Section 6, 9-man
Lakers steamroll Prowlers to finish regular season
Accessing Social Security on the go
You may qualify for extra help paying your drug costs
Parrot Heads give $8,000 to Marshmallow Foundation
Holy Rosary announces scholarship winners
friends & neighbors
CenturyLink deploying faster broadband speeds to more than 350,000 customers in the Twin Cities and greater MN
October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month
Gas prices down this week
Making an IMPACT: Local crew sets out to begin book binding business
Norby's accepts Retailer of the Year award
It's creepy, it's kooky, mysterious and spooky: Halloween events aplenty set for lakes area this month
"Classic Country" tribute coming to Holmes Theatre Oct. 19
Pat & Donna Surface to present 'Remember When' at NYM Saturday
The history of Columbus Day
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Duane Douglas Nelson
Clark L. Hendrickson
Philip Wayne Arneson
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Guest Editorial: Technology in cars is causing more crashes
Potatoes - they're what's for dinner
Letter: Tax chair says cities, counties better not raise taxes
Letter: St. Paul Ice Palace group thanks supporters in DL
Asian Lady Beetles are pesky but harmless
Fishing opportunities heat up as water temps drop
Full-moon fishing in October is fantastic
In the woods, a lot can happen in an hour
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
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
pine to palm
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
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
October 19, 2017
Holy Rosary announces scholarship winners
This summer, 10 local students were awarded college scholarships from the Percy And Winifred Stary Scholarship Fund. Percy Freeman ("P.F.") and Win (Daley) Stary were Holy Rosary parish members from 1927 through 1971. During that time, each of their four children attended eight years...
October 19, 2017 - 9:27am
October 4, 2017
Alexandria student seeks to change schools over dress code she says is unclear
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — After being home-schooled for a few years, Lily Farrell couldn't wait to start sixth grade at Discovery Middle School...
October 4, 2017 - 5:59am
September 19, 2017
Minnesota school accountability system up for review to meet federal standards
ST. PAUL — After making some modest changes, the Minnesota Department of Education submitted a new plan Monday, Sept. 18, to the U.S....
September 19, 2017 - 8:23am
September 7, 2017
In backlash against school officials, Minn. high school students protest with American flag display
COLD SPRING, Minn. — There was drama on the first two days of school in the Rocori school district. On Tuesday, students at Rocori High School...
September 7, 2017 - 10:32am
August 31, 2017
Alexandria schools to unveil Wi-Fi on school buses this school year
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Technology is taking over our world — and our school buses. When school starts Tuesday, Sept. 5, Alexandria Public...
August 31, 2017 - 5:29pm
Teachers dipping into own pocketbooks for back-to-school supplies
RED WING, Minn. — By the time the flurry of back-to-school bedlam begins to subside, the proverbial dust begins to settle, and the sun...
August 31, 2017 - 10:06am
August 11, 2017
Minnesota test shows minorities still struggle, overall results fluctuate across lakes area districts
Minnesota students appear to be maintaining mostly steady standardized scores on reading, math and science, but whites continue to dramatically...
August 11, 2017 - 3:21pm
August 9, 2017
'It Won't Be Easy': New book explores the world of modern education
Reading , writing, and 'rithmetic. Those were the basics you were supposed to have learned at school: how to make sense of groups of letters, how to make those same letters legible, and how to add and subtract numbers. That was how you spent your school days eons ago, but in "It Won't...
August 9, 2017 - 10:29am
June 21, 2017
A valedictorian went rogue in his final speech. His school in Pennsylvania tried to shut him down.
Peter Butera, class president for the entirety of his life as a high school student - all four often-frustrating years of it - took the stage...
June 21, 2017 - 10:11am
June 12, 2017
'Education can change lives': TeacHaiti founder to speak at annual fundraiser Thursday
TeacHaiti, the Detroit Lakes-based philanthropic education organization that was started 10 years ago by native Haitian Miquette Denie McMahon,...
June 12, 2017 - 8:26am
May 24, 2017
Cheers to the class of 2017: Unique grad gifts that keep on giving
FARGO — Ditch the cliche card and personalized mug. Save money on the flowers. When your grad walks across the podium to accept their diploma,...
May 24, 2017 - 10:33am
Mom upset after bus makes unannounced stop at Dairy Queen on last day of school
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. - Jackie Marks thought her third-grader would be home by 1:30 last Tuesday afternoon, the last day of school. South Point...
May 24, 2017 - 7:44am
May 21, 2017
Student in BHS yearbook: 'It is not what I said'
It was September when a fellow Brainerd High School student asked 15-year-old Camryn what she thought of President Donald Trump.
May 21, 2017 - 7:25pm
May 15, 2017
Fidget spinners are the hot new fad, but are they good for our kids?
For a small object that is supposed to keep someone quiet and focused, there seems to be much ado about fidget toys. Especially the spinny kind. For kids, the toys are meant to provide a bit of sensory input, which in turn helps them focus on reading or their teacher. They're currently...
May 15, 2017 - 3:33pm
May 3, 2017
One student airlifted after school bus crash north of Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- One Bemidji Area Schools student was airlifted and five others removed by ambulance from the scene of school bus accident this morning....
May 3, 2017 - 7:22pm