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Pickups falling through lake ice as officials put out warnings
Pipe rolls off truck, killing worker on Minnesota highway project
UPDATE: Detroit Lakes woman identified in fatal train accident
Following in their (paw) steps: Animal tracking workshop set Feb. 25 at Tamarac
How risky will the Red River diversion dam be? Depends who you ask
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GIRLS BASKETBALL: Patriots fend off Laker girls
Lakers hand Rangers second blemish, win 10th in a row
Youth hockey teams advance in District play
BASKETBALL: Hornet girls drop two conference games
Fly Girls Jazz runners-up, Kick sixth at State Dance
Tips from Social Security to prepare for your disability interview
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Local students qualify for state Business Professionals of America competition
Beat cabin fever at Grace Lutheran Church supper: Fundraiser set for this Saturday, proceeds to benefit local charities
Speech team rules apply to life as well
Friends & Neighbors
One man's junk...:My 2nd Home thrift and antique store opens in DL
February means romance...and romance scams: BBB offers tips to avoid getting duped this month
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
MN gas prices still on decline
United Community Bank honored for community involvement
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
'Parlor Talk' set for Thursday at Hjemkomst Center
Leola L. Shockley
Joan A. Watland
An early start for a strong farm bill
Editorial: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
Letter: Finally, some help with all these grizzly bear attacks
Letter: Trump's repeated lying is dangerous to nation
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
November 11, 2016
Letter: Proposed diversion project doesn't meet Minnesota standards, but let's explore other options
There's been a lot of discussion and misunderstanding since the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources denied a state permit for the proposed...
November 11, 2016 - 12:47pm
May 20, 2015
Will flooding worsen?
Rainfall and heavy rainfall go together. That is, when there is a pattern of above-average and more frequent rainfall, it is also more likely...
May 20, 2015 - 6:42pm
March 14, 2015
Little to no chance of flooding this year
Still need another shot of winter? People in most of the Dakotas and Minnesota will have to head north. Downhill ski areas like Spirit Mountain, Lutsen and Giants Ridge in northeast Minnesota will stay open for some time thanks to man-made snow. In other areas, there are about...
March 14, 2015 - 5:35am
Hurricane Odile Impacting Baja California
Hurricane Odile is barreling toward Baja California. Right now, a Category 3 storm with max sustained wind at 125 mph. It projected to ride along...
September 14, 2014 - 7:25pm
July 23, 2014
Rainfall Totals For Monday and Monday Night
North Dakota: Michigan (2 mi. W): 4.02" Grand Forks (1 mi. SW): 3.40" Oslo (3 mi. WNW): 2.89" Grand Forks (NWS): 2.74" SE Grand...
July 23, 2014 - 2:48pm
July 4, 2014
MN flood damage at $48M
Minnesota flood damage continues to add up, with 24 counties reporting $48 million in public infrastructure damage as of Wednesday. On Tuesday, state officials said $32 million in damage had been reported, adding that they expected the total to rise. Forty-eight counties reported...
July 4, 2014 - 9:00am
July 2, 2014
Minnesota federal flood disaster likely, but homeowners in question
ST. PAUL -- Local governments across Minnesota and state agencies should receive federal aid to recover from widespread flooding last month,...
July 2, 2014 - 8:00am
June 24, 2014
Sun shines, but flood fight continues
ST. PAUL -- Sunshine improved many water-logged Minnesotans' spirits Monday, but a flood fight may continue all summer for some. With damage...
June 24, 2014 - 8:14am
June 23, 2014
Dayton, Klobuchar, Franken visit flooded southwestern Minnesota
LUVERNE, Minn. -- Gov. Mark Dayton visited southwestern Minnesota on Friday along with other state and federal officials to address the impact...
June 23, 2014 - 9:10am
June 21, 2014
DNR warning: Waters dangerously high, fast
It may look like fun, but following recent rains across the state, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is urging boaters, paddlers...
June 21, 2014 - 9:00am
June 20, 2014
Rains across Minnesota pushing rivers over flood stage
ST. PAUL -- Heavy rains across Minnesota have closed roads and flooded farm fields and basements and are pushing rivers -- including the Mississippi...
June 20, 2014 - 8:09am
June 19, 2014
Dayton declares state of emergency in 35 counties
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton declared a state of emergency today in response to flooding and other problems related to heavy rainfall in recent days. Dayton’s executive order makes a range of state resources available and engages state agencies in response efforts. The Governor...
June 19, 2014 - 1:20pm