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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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
Governor makes good on bet
This morning, following a news conference in the Governor’s Press Briefing Room, Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton made good on a friendly wager...
December 23, 2015 - 12:06pm
December 15, 2015
Snowfall Expected Late Tuesday Into Wednesday
WDAY-TV / WDAZ-TV -- Accumulating snowfall expected late Tuesday evening through Wednesday evening. A Winter Storm Watch has been issued for...
December 15, 2015 - 12:23am
November 21, 2015
Snow Showers On Sunday
WDAY-TV/WDAZ -TV -- Snow showers are expected across eastern North Dakota and northern Minnesota on Sunday. A warm front is expected to...
November 21, 2015 - 6:39pm
November 18, 2015
Light Snow Expected Through Thursday
Minnesota (WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) -- Light snow is expected across northern Minnesota tonight into Thursday. A Winter Weather Advisory has been posted...
November 18, 2015 - 8:50pm
October 13, 2015
Minnesota legacy sports competing with upstarts like lacrosse
Andrew Johnson jumped up and down on the sideline, limbering up before charging onto the lacrosse field. “I like the contact of lacrosse and the speed of the game. I used to play baseball, but it was too boring,” the 13-year-old Lakeville, Minn., player said as he ran off to...
October 13, 2015 - 2:09pm
October 11, 2015
Record highs broken on Sunday
WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV -- It was quite toasty around the region this weekend. Some locations set record highs on Saturday, but many more shattered...
October 11, 2015 - 9:43pm
October 10, 2015
Record Highs Possible On Sunday
WDAY-TV -- It was quite toasty for some parts of the region on Saturday. Temperatures soared into the 80s and 90s, and many record highs were...
October 10, 2015 - 9:36pm
October 9, 2015
Record-breaking warmth possible this weekend
Mild... That's the word that best decribes autumn of 2015 so far. September featured well-above average temperatures and that has continued...
October 9, 2015 - 8:33pm
September 10, 2015
Mahnomen, Waubun ranked No. 4 in FB polls
Minnesota Football Polls Class 4A 1. Becker. 2. Holy Angels. 3. Stewartville. 4. Rocori. 5. Orono. 6. Marshall. 7. Hermantown. 8. Zimmerman....
September 10, 2015 - 1:28pm
August 21, 2015
Severe Thunderstorms Possible On Saturday
WDAY-TV / WDAZ-TV -- A strong low pressure system will move across North Dakota and northern Minnesota on Saturday and Saturday night, causing...
August 21, 2015 - 8:30pm
August 15, 2015
East N.D., northwest Minn. in severe thunderstorm watch
Eastern North Dakota and parts of northwestern Minnesota are under a severe thunderstorm watch until 1 a.m. The National Weather Service in...
August 15, 2015 - 2:24pm
August 6, 2015
Scattered Thunderstorms Expected Through Tonight
Northern Plains (WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) -- A weather system is moving into the Northern Plains today and will bring scattered showers and thunderstorms...
August 6, 2015 - 11:03am
July 23, 2015
Severe T-storm Watch through 1 AM
There is a chance of severe thunderstorms tonight. Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms are expected to accompany an upper level disturbance...
July 23, 2015 - 4:14pm
Severe Weather Risk: Today / Tonight
Northern Plains (WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) -- A storm system will move into the Northern Plains later this afternoon. Ahead of this system, strong southerly...
July 23, 2015 - 8:47am
July 10, 2015
Gopher legend Roy Griak passes away
MINNEAPOLIS - An icon in the sport and a leader at the University of Minnesota for more than five decades, legendary Gophers cross country and track & field coach Roy Griak passed away on Thursday evening at the age of 91. A former letter winner for the Gophers, Griak served...
July 10, 2015 - 9:27am