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Man accused of shoplifting over $2,000 from DL Walmart
Holiday blood drive scheduled Saturday in DL
'This was a difficult day,' immigration judge says as he rules to deport Minnesota man
Flu vaccine could be less effective this year
'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
Raider girls pick up second victory
Yellowjackets earn conference win over Hornets
Laker wrestlers impressive in win over Bemidji
Laker basketball teams split at TRF
Hallisey scores twice in Mid-State victory over Panthers
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Minnesota fuel costs down 3.2 cents per gallon
Jobs aplenty: Becker County's unemployment rate is lowest it's been in decades
Fuel cost down 2.6 cents last week
Essentia Health Oak Crossing Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes is one of the best in the nation
Sanford Health acquires stake in German hospital system
'Member of the Family': New book captures both the allure and horror of Charles Manson
Medora Christmas tour en route to Detroit Lakes: Musical set for Dec. 15 at George Simson Auditorium
'Rock & Roll Christmas' returns to DL's Holmes Theatre on Dec. 14
Dallas Holm to perform at The Refuge in DL this Sunday
'Winter Harvest' is in: New commemorative book on ice harvesting to be launched Saturday at BC Museum
Tom & Bertha
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Blanch A. Olson
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Rosalynn "Rose" Bekkerus
Beatrice M. Mertens
Lee Hamilton column: Balancing out the lobbyists
Updated: Winona LaDuke column: With Franken, Dems threw out baby with the bathwater
Making the most of Minnesota apprenticeships
Letter: It is what it is--Trump won the election
Lynn Hummel column: Mind your own business
Blane Klemek column: Classic or modern, snowshoes are lots of fun
Brad Laabs column:Changes coming for northern pike fishing
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in northern Minnesota forest
Wild turkeys present hunting challenge
The smart move now is: Stay off the ice!
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
Israelson qualifies for U.S. Amateur
Defending champ to skip Pine to Palm for pro pursuits
Pine to Palm: Thursday Spotlight
83rd Pine to Palm
Welle returning to defend Pine to Palm championship
May 5, 2013
Businesses can benefit from light rebate program
Josh Mason would like to see more Detroit Lakes businesses and organizations follow the lead of United Methodist Church. Mason, an energy...
May 5, 2013 - 6:00am
December 18, 2012
Oil production growth slowed by costs, but things look to change 2013
WILLISTON -- North Dakota oil production increased at a more moderate pace in October, according to numbers released Monday, but operators have...
December 18, 2012 - 9:12am
December 17, 2012
'Tis the season to practice energy efficiency
Taking energy efficiency seriously this holiday season can be the start of an energy- and money-saving tradition for many holidays to come. The Minnesota Department of Commerce, Division of Energy Resources suggests replacing traditional incandescent decorative lights with high-efficient...
December 17, 2012 - 3:06pm
December 5, 2012
U.S. oil production at highest level since 1998
WILLISTON, N.D. - North Dakota oil production has helped lift U.S. monthly oil production to the highest level since 1998. The Energy Information Administration said Tuesday that U.S. crude oil production averaged nearly 6.5 million barrels per day in September, the highest volume...
December 5, 2012 - 9:48am
October 19, 2012
Oil-producing counties make case for more funding
October 19, 2012 - 8:32am
October 10, 2012
Application for ND oil refinery approved, would be first built in US in 30 years
NEW TOWN, N.D.
October 10, 2012 - 2:52pm
June 3, 2012
25 outages in five days
Itasca-Mantrap linemen haven't had a good night's sleep in a week. From May 27-31, the company suffered 25 outages, mostly caused by high winds...
June 3, 2012 - 2:13pm
May 13, 2012
Persistence pays off in oilfield job hunt
WILLISTON, N.D. - Twenty-year-old Justin Day moved to North Dakota with no oilfield experience. A month later, Day has a job that could pay him six figures this year. But getting that job took research.
May 13, 2012 - 11:30pm
April 1, 2012
New York brothers move to oil patch, work 80-hour weeks to pay off student loans
WILLISTON, N.D. - After four nights of sleeping in a pickup in the Williston Walmart parking lot in January, Levi Steff was ready to go home. But...
April 1, 2012 - 3:07am
August 24, 2011
Watching prices jump up and down -- it's a gas
Being on a limited income, Bob Dorfman of Superior said he monitors gas prices looking for the least-expensive station and always fills up his...
August 24, 2011 - 7:42am
July 5, 2010
Customers paying for scrapped Big Stone II project -- Laws mean profits for never-built plant
North Dakota customers of two utilities aren't only paying for $13.7 million in costs to develop a power plant that never was built. As part of that sum, consumers are paying more than $1 million in pseudo profits for the phantom Big Stone II project, scrapped last year. The reasons...
July 5, 2010 - 7:21pm
May 7, 2009
Some American Indians threaten to stop efforts to build a pair of northern Minnesota oil pipelines
ST. PAUL -- Native American activist Clyde Bellecourt on Wednesday said Indian pipeline opponents "definitely" will attempt to block construction...
May 7, 2009 - 9:28am
April 29, 2009
Public meeting tonight for proposed wind farm project in region
A public meeting will be held at 6:30 tonight at the Galaxie Supper Club in Barnesville, Minn., regarding a wind farm proposed for rural Clay County and parts of Becker and Otter Tail counties. Project Resources Corp.
April 29, 2009 - 9:15am
April 1, 2009
Lawmakers eye federal energy funds
ST. PAUL - Minnesota is set to receive nearly $200 million in federal energy funds, but state legislators first must decide how to spend it. Lawmakers are considering a variety of ways to spend money from the federal economic recovery package in the coming months.
April 1, 2009 - 11:06am
March 19, 2009
Minnesota PUC releases Big Stone transmission written order - Otter Tail to decide if it will proceed with project
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission today released its final written order following its January 15 unanimous decision to grant a certificate of need for Big Stone transmission.
March 19, 2009 - 4:35pm