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DL cop, ex-convict facing off in court: Both allege years of harassment, both seek restraining orders
Four charged in White Earth heroin investigation
WATCH: Flames engulf Perrywinkle Marketplace in Otter Tail County
Construction begins on Fish Lake Dam makeover
Health and Wellness in Becker County: Summit addresses challenges, highlights reasons to celebrate
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Laker gymnasts four-peat at state
Pirates end Laker season in overtime
Outside shooting leads Alex over Laker boys
Gorden a finalist for NHSACA coach of the year
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
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
friends & neighbors
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Rosemary Alice (Savig) Zurn
Thomas Wayne Block
Merlin V. Thompson
Sheena Marie Butcher
Hildur "Peg" Coen
Gun violence: Inaction is deafening with every shot
A great president: I (still) like Ike
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
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?
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
May 1, 2014
Predicted Red River flood peak in F-M drops another foot
FARGO – The predicted peak of a moderate flood on the Red River here keeps dropping. The National Weather Service predicted Thursday that the river – which is flooding due to recent rain running off frozen ground – would crest at around 27 feet on Friday night. That prediction...
May 1, 2014 - 3:30pm
April 15, 2013
Heavy, wet snow increases chances of exceeding 38-foot Red River crest in F-M
FARGO – The chances of exceeding a 38-foot Red River flood crest here have crept up with the storm that draped the area with a heavy coat of wet snow. National Weather Service forecasters still are compiling information in order the analyze the impacts of the storm, which officially...
April 15, 2013 - 12:33pm
June 24, 2012
Duluth flooding: The sinkhole creates tourist attraction
DULUTH -- There is a sinkhole across the street from my house that has become a tourist attraction. I've had a front row seat. I met the occupants...
June 24, 2012 - 8:21pm