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Area girl found after being gone over the weekend
Meth use, winter cold led to Mahnomen men’s deaths
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Winter workshops offered in January
Spuds earn five-point victory over Lakers
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Homemade crescent rolls
Jesus was Jewish
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Social Security COLA became law in 1950
Local student gets MSUM scholarship
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Samuelson named VP at Bell State Bank
Beware: Online flower scams claim locality
Smart tax moves to consider
RDO’s John Deere Equipment moves, grows
Tri-State to announce scholarship winners
Variety of events planned in area
Reviewing the best reads of 2014
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
Sawyer Brown bringing Christmas spirit to Shooting Star this Friday
Longest Night Music Fest set this Sunday in NYM
Legacy funds have not been idle
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Leave us all alone! We can’t breathe!
The limit of Minnesota Nice: Norwegian Americans rally to defeat ambassador pick
Time is right for American policy change on Cuba
Voyageurs National Park grows by 61 acres
Wolf ruling may have national impact
Court order puts Great Lakes wolves back on endangered species list
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
July 9, 2014
Passing of the crowns: Miss Northwest Pageant kicks off Water Carnival
The Miss Northwest and Miss Northwest Outstanding Teen pageant will be held this Friday at 7 p.m. in the Historic Holmes Theater. Chantal Wilson and Tianna Schwartz, who took home titles last summer, will be back to pass on their crowns. They’ve spent the year representing the...
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July 9, 2014 - 2:18pm
June 18, 2014
Miss Northwest named first runner-up in Miss Minnesota
The Miss Northwest franchise was just points away from a three-peat at the Miss Minnesota pageant this year. Miss Northwest 2013 Chantal Wilson was named first runner up in the Miss Minnesota pageant last weekend. Savannah Cole, Miss Southern Valley, took the crown this year....
June 18, 2014 - 11:16am
February 27, 2014
Miss Northwest makes it her mission to empower girls with self esteem
Miss Northwest Chantal Wilson has a plan, and she’s not afraid to work hard to fulfill those plans. She’s known since seventh grade that she was going into law. She’s now in her second year at the Boston University School of Law. “I’ve been working for this one for...
February 27, 2014 - 12:00pm
June 19, 2013
Miss Minnesota looks familar
For the second year in a row, Miss Northwest has been crowned Miss Minnesota. Representing the region as Miss Northwest 2012, Rebecca Yeh claimed the state crown at the pageant, which was held June 12-15 in Eden Prairie. The Miss Northwest Scholarship Pageant has been an annual...
June 19, 2013 - 12:25pm
July 9, 2011
Siri Freeh crowned Miss Northwest 2011
Siri Freeh, the 21 year-old daughter of David and Rhonda Freeh was crowned Miss Northwest Friday night at the Historic Holmes Theatre. Freeh is a graduate of Park Christian High School and is currently attending the University of Minnesota pursuing a degree in nursing and a minor...
July 9, 2011 - 12:52pm
July 10, 2010
Paakh crowned Miss Northwest 2010
Melissa Paakh of Detroit Lakes was crowned Miss Northwest 2010. She is the 17 year-old daughter of Bruce and Lori Paakh. She will be a senior...
July 10, 2010 - 12:32pm
May 1, 2009
Miss Northwest informational meeting
An informational meeting for the 2009 Miss Northwest pageant for all young women interested in competing for the pageant in July 2009 is set for May 17. It will be at 2 p.m. in the Holmes Theater in Detroit Lakes. The Miss Northwest Committee will provide a packet of information...
May 1, 2009 - 3:04pm
July 6, 2008
Six will vie for Miss Northwest title July 11
Breanna Sinner, 19, is the daughter of Jerry and Clare Sinner. She is enrolled at the University of Minnesota Duluth pursuing a degree in communication sciences and disorder. She is performing a cello solo entitled "Allemande." Her platform is "America's Next Top Role Model: Creating...
July 6, 2008 - 12:00am