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Man dies after falling through ice on Alexandria-area lake, boy hospitalized
Lawmaker's culture crusade draws apology demand
Federal bust nets seven drug trafficking indictments
Teacher shaves head for good behavior reward
It's Food Share Month, when most food for year is donated
Nielsen double-double leads Lakers over Sabres in playoff opener
Three Lakers named to All-Section 8A hockey team
Cowboys upset Nuggets in 8AA south basketball final
Waubun falls in Section 6A semifinals
Laker duo ready to enjoy state swimming and diving meet
Pork replaces veal in this tasty saltimbocca dish
Earnings test doesn’t usually include pre- retirement income
Protect, detect and report Medicare fraud
Wednesday Matters: Everyday Praying Life
Students on Bethel University dean’s list
Friends & Neighbors
Leaner Target has Minnesota worried
Arctic Cat acquires riding gear company
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Letter: Thanks for supporting Giving Hearts Day
Letter: Environmental record ‘mischaracterized’ in letter
Federal shield law sorely needed
An Oscar for school bus drivers
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
November 14, 2014
Heart O' Lakes North football awards
Six Lakers were named to the Heart O' Lakes North all-conference team and head coach Flint Motschenbacher was named the coach of the year. Ryan Cihak was the co-most valuable player with Thief River Falls' Nathanael Holecek. Cihak heads the six-pack of Lakers named all-conference...
November 14, 2014 - 10:29am
November 10, 2014
Section 8A all-tournament football team
Three Lake Park-Audubon football players and a section-high five from Mahnomen were named to the Section 8A Football All-Tournament team. Four senior linemen: Levi Liebl, Anthony Sanchez, Kurt Francis, Gabe Large and junior standout quarterback Tom Pavek were named from Mahnomen. Quarterback...
sports / Raiders
November 10, 2014 - 12:23pm
November 8, 2014
1986: NDSU vs Augustana During Blizzard
Fargo, N.D. (WDAY-TV) - November 7-9, 1986: An area of low pressure developed and brought snow, wind, and blizzard conditions to parts of the...
November 8, 2014 - 10:24pm
Blackjacks bust Mahnomen win streak in state quarters
ALEXANDRIA — Michael Lee had a pair of touchdown receptions and two interceptions to lead No. 8-ranked Dawson-Boyd over undefeated No. 1 Mahnomen 34-20 in the Minnesota Class A state quarterfinals Saturday afternoon. Lee set a Prep Bowl receptions record of a dozen catches in...
November 8, 2014 - 6:01pm
Top-ranked Hawley sees perfect season end in Alexandria
The success for the Hawley football team has been well documented over the past decade. Three straight section titles and eight section championships since 2005 will earn any team the distinction as one of the best programs in the state. The only thing missing is an elusive state...
November 8, 2014 - 5:32am
November 7, 2014
Hawley's Alm is back on solid footing after injuries
The doctor said, “Uh-oh” and Hawley captain Logan Alm thought his football career was over a few weeks before his senior season was supposed to start. “I said, ‘There went my football career,’” Alm said. “There went my five years of college. I always wanted to play...
November 7, 2014 - 7:51am
Titans top Mustangs in Minnesota 9-man quarterfinals
Senior Matt Lee scored a pair of touchdowns to lead the Norman County East/Ulen-Hitterdal Titans to a 21-6 victory over the Kelliher/Northome Mustangs in the Minnesota State 9-man quarterfinals Thursday night at Bemidji State University's Chet Anderson Stadium. "It's a win...
November 7, 2014 - 5:58am
November 6, 2014
Mahnomen looks to continue Minnesota’s fifth-longest all-time streak
Mahnomen High School football coach John Clark Jr. is fully aware of what it feels like to lose to Mahnomen. He had his high school basketball and football careers at Waubun ended thanks to Mahnomen. He lost in the 1989 section championship game in football and the 1990 district...
November 6, 2014 - 5:44am
November 5, 2014
State football: Underwood’s Thompson relies on speed
Underwood senior running back Noah Thompson found out something in seventh grade that made him realize football might be the thing for him. “I was faster than all the other kids,” Thompson said. He may be 5-foot-7 and has self-proclaimed tiny hands, but none of that matters...
November 5, 2014 - 10:16am
November 4, 2014
Titan running back Thompson has developed into one of team’s top options
Norman County East-Ulen-Hitterdal senior running back Hunter Thompson is fully aware of the celebrity of his name. This Thompson is not an anti-establishment journalist with a movie based on a book he wrote. “My history teacher calls me Hunter S. Thompson all the time,” Thompson...
November 4, 2014 - 9:11am
October 31, 2014
Hawley wins third straight section title
FARGO — In the final football game of the regular season at the Fargodome for Frazee, the Hornets said they wanted another shot at Hawley on that same turf. They got it Friday in the Minnesota Class 2A, Section 8 title game. And Hawley rolled them 34-13. No. 10 Frazee showed...
sports / Frazee
October 31, 2014 - 11:52pm
Budde big in fourth quarter to down Lakers in section final
A LEXANDRIA — Rocori quarterback Alex Budde scored three fourth quarter touchdowns to lead the No. 3 Rocori Spartans to a 21-6 victory over No. 1 Detroit Lakes to capture the Minnesota Section 8-4A football championship Friday night. “I feel good about this team,” said Budde....
sports / Detroit Lakes
October 31, 2014 - 10:02pm
Hedstrom prepared for stiffest test of the season
Senior quarterback Christian Hedstrom leads the No. 1-seeded Detroit Lakes football team into the Lakers’ third consecutive Section 8-4A final Friday night against the Rocori Spartans. “I think we’re ready,” Hedstrom said. “Everyone is getting the itch to go make it again...
sports / Lakers
October 31, 2014 - 10:47am
Mahnomen wins fifth straight section football title
The shocker Thursday was not that No. 1-ranked Mahnomen rolled Fosston 48-7 in the Minnesota Class 1A, Section 8 title game Thursday at the Fargodome. The shocker was the Indians were actually losing. After Mahnomen took a 6-0 lead thanks to a 15-yard touchdown run from Mitch Foss...
October 31, 2014 - 8:43am