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Cleaning up the lake
Crookston leaders search for ways to lower arena’s deficit
FBI investigates suspected predator who killed himself in Minnesota motel
‘I was doing my civic duty’: Murder suspect talks about shooting two teens in self-recorded monologue
Lake Park Mayor Aaron Wittnebel sentenced to 30-days jail
Lakers extend win streak to 22 meets
Bemidji tops Lakers
Track and Field: Laker teams bust out in Thief River Falls
Baseball: LP-A starts season unscathed at 4-0
Panthers sweep DL baseball
In the Zone
LP-A students win national award
Holly McCamant: World comes to life once spring is here
Goeun Park: L.A.’s Union Station proves that the American Dream is still alive today
Sign up to represent community at first Minnesota Sings event
Free bike rodeo is April 26 at Kent Freeman Arena
Friends & Neighbors
Signs of Spring
Students were asked: What concerns me about the environment?
Business & Industry Review
Spring Sports 2014
This year’s festival in Vergas even included maple syrup milkshakes
Professor has cheap plan to stop invasive carp, but needs money now
DNR may loosen rules for Minnesota Point natural area
Wildfire Prevention Week raises awareness
Arbor Month celebration encourages nature play
Burning restrictions start Monday in Becker County
Help with home ownership: Unique pilot program launched in Becker County
West Central Initiative earns bicyclists award
MN gains 2,600 jobs in March, state high
MN bucks national trend with gas prices
Sign-ups begin for USDA disaster relief
Best government services in the nation
DL needs to appreciate downtown businesses
A hollow victory for ND coal?
The secret sauce behind wage increase opposition
Wear green for mental health awareness
Fargo native lands dream role in ‘Rock of Ages’ show
Dates set for 2014 Cormorant Art Show
North Dakota singer reaches ‘Voice’ finals
MN farm featured in film: ‘Farmland’ spreads message of six area farmers
Paul McCartney to play July 12 at Fargodome
March 16, 2012
MARILYN HAGERTY: Scallops are nice but New Yorkers line up for burgers
NEW YORK CITY -- So where do the other people eat? That's what Ryan and I set out to learn on our second day of my whirlwind tour as a celebrity...
March 16, 2012 - 9:42am
February 7, 2012
Miltona, Minn., man arrested for 'fish hooking' Grand Forks cab driver
A 42-year-old Miltona, Minn., man was arrested early Sunday morning for threatening a Grand Forks cab driver and assaulting him with a head lock and "fish hook" in a dispute over a fare. Ryan Dana Houfburg was charged with terrorizing, interference with an emergency call and simple...
February 7, 2012 - 9:24am
August 19, 2011
Allegiant adding flights from Grand Forks to Orlando
Allegiant Air sent out an e-mail to air travelers this morning announcing that it is adding non-stop flight service between Grand Forks and the Orlando area starting on Nov. 17. The leisure carrier's Web site also lists Orlando-Sanford airport (SFB) as a destination from Grand Forks...
August 19, 2011 - 8:49am
August 17, 2011
Obesity rates rise; N.D., Minn. in middle of the pack
Millions of Americans wage a daily battle against excess body weight. A battle many are losing. Two-thirds of adults and almost one-fifth of children in the United States are overweight or obese, according to the national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. An adult with...
August 17, 2011 - 9:11am
December 29, 2008
Lower enrollment cuts Minnesota schools' state funding
ST. PAUL -- School enrollment keeps falling in Minnesota, and with it, schools will have to do with fewer dollars from the state. Educators attribute the lower numbers of students to a tough housing market, an aging population and a lower birth rate. Statewide, 90 percent of school...
December 29, 2008 - 12:00am
November 18, 2008
Grand Forks lawsuit: Cops joked after forcing man to stand in 42-below weather
GRAND FORKS - Jason Hickman told jurors Tuesday that he was forced to stand in subzero weather during a February traffic stop wearing torn jeans, a long-sleeve T-shirt, work boots and not much else. The 25-year-old said he turned his back to the wind and curled his shoulders inward...
November 18, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Woman, 19 dogs die in Grand Forks fire
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Yellow police tape marked off a perimeter around a fire-damaged small single-story gray house in the Riverside Park neighborhood...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
September 13, 2008
Lakers bust Green Wave -- Boys' soccer stay on roll, win 7-0 over EGF
The cover was blown off the East Grand Forks boys' soccer team's chances early -- and often -- Thursday in Detroit Lakes. The Lakers scorched the Green Wave 7-0 to improve to 5-2-1 on the season and also jumped to the top spot in the conference, with a 4-1 overall record and a...
September 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 26, 2008
Men accused of execution-style murders of father, son near Grand Forks
Seven years after the murder of a father and son on a remote gravel road southwest of Grand Forks, two men have been arrested and charged with murdering them. According to Jason McCarthy, the assistant Grand Forks County state's attorney prosecuting the case, Joseph Moncada, 26,...
August 26, 2008 - 12:00am
April 5, 2008
Obama and Clinton speeches in Grand Forks were -- Worth the wait
Grand Forks, N.D. - Melissa Taylor waited 11 hours to hear a speech from presidential candidate Barack Obama. Arriving at the Alerus Center at 6:45 a.m., the East Grand Forks, Minn., woman wanted to be sure she had the best seat possible when Obama spoke. "This is a once-in-a-lifetime...
April 5, 2008 - 12:00am