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'Change in 24' raises funds for patients battling cancer
Charge dismissed against teen who left fake bomb in Peoples Park
'In Spite of Heroin': Area mom pens book about surviving twin sons’ addictions
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Lakers rout Rebels in season-opener
Thielen paved the way for fellow MSU-Mankato alumnus
Raiders, Greyhounds to meet for Fosston holiday title
Offensive woes continue for Laker girls
Pelican Rapids completes sweep at Frazee
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Styles on Willow has a new hair stylist
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Meet author Jerry Mevissen Sunday in Wadena
Bus trip to see Takei's 'Allegiance' on Tuesday, Dec. 13: One-night-only screening of Broadway play about Japanese-Americans’ ordeal during World War II to be held at West Acres Cinema
The power of music: Christmas Sing-Along fundraiser set for Sunday at Holmes Theatre
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Diana Lynn Aker
Robert Alfred (Bob) Anderson
Helen C. Erickson
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Pipeline protesters in ND win Pyrrhic victory
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Does penalizing airlines for customer service infractions do any good?
Don't curse the clouds, they have surprising benefits
December is a good month for pheasant hunting
Towering trees of Itasca Park are from a bygone age
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Men's Chorus Christmas concert set Sunday in Pelican Rapids
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Tuxes & Tails: Rescued dogs, tuxedo’d handlers to strut their stuff on the runway this coming Friday
'An Andy and Bing Christmas': Former NFL player to bring classic Christmas show to DL
Pine to Palm
September 19, 2014
Swimming: Lakers runners-up at Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS — The Detroit Lakes swimming and diving team defeated Fergus Falls and finished second behind Moorhead at the Fergus Falls Triangular Thursday night. The Lakers won the first and last relay and three other individual events. Both relays were made up of the same...
September 19, 2014 - 10:34am
September 15, 2014
Moorhead man accused of assaulting wife, pretending to be police officer
MOORHEAD – A Moorhead man charged Thursday with assaulting his wife allegedly pretended to be a police officer and choked her when she answered the door. Ruben Gonzales Jr., 25, faces a felony charge of domestic assault by strangulation, a gross misdemeanor domestic assault charge...
September 15, 2014 - 8:29am
September 11, 2014
German Culture Day Sept. 27 at Hjemkomst Center
More than just beer and brats, German Culture Day returns to the Hjemkomst Center in Moorhead on Saturday, Sept. 27, with extended hours. This festival, presented by the Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County, will take place from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sept. 27. The one-day...
September 11, 2014 - 8:30am
September 10, 2014
Child victim cross-examined in domestic assault case against Cass County administrator
MOORHEAD, Minn. – The teenage boy at the heart of a domestic assault case against Cass County’s administrator left the stand Tuesday after an hour of cross-examination without backing down from his assertions that confrontations with his mother’s live-in boyfriend had twice...
September 10, 2014 - 8:15am
September 9, 2014
Details emerge in Cass County administrator’s domestic assault case
MOORHEAD, Minn. – Just a day before the Cass County administrator’s trial begins on charges of domestic assault against a 13-year-old boy, court filings are shedding light on the details of the case in which Keith Berndt allegedly punched and pushed the child, then dropped a pair...
September 9, 2014 - 8:24am
August 29, 2014
Machete, baseball bat attack linked to eBay sale
MOORHEAD, Minn. – An incident Monday night that ended with a Bemidji man being carted off to jail on suspicion of attacking another man with...
August 29, 2014 - 9:43am
August 27, 2014
Moorhead, Staples-Motley sweep DL in triangular
DETROIT LAKES — Staples-Motley and Moorhead swept the Detroit Lakes girls tennis team in a home triangular Tuesday. The Cardinals defeated...
August 27, 2014 - 12:57pm
Dayton wants work on F-M diversion stopped; claims major part to protect economic development
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is urging the federal government to stop its work on Fargo-Moorhead’s flood diversion plan, including any approval of funding, until Minnesota can complete an environmental review of the $1.8 billion project. Dayton made his request in a letter to Jo-Ellen...
August 27, 2014 - 11:34am
August 26, 2014
Moorhead woman wanted for breaking into ex’s girlfriend’s home, assaulting her, others
MOORHEAD, Minn. – An arrest warrant has been issued for a Moorhead woman accused of breaking into the home of her soon-to-be-ex-husband’s girlfriend and, with the help of several other people, beating up all the people who were there, including her husband’s girlfriend. According...
August 26, 2014 - 8:20am
August 19, 2014
Moorhead man charged with sexually assaulting a grandmother
MOORHEAD – A Moorhead man is charged with forcible criminal sexual conduct upon a Hitterdal grandmother after allegedly dragging her from the...
August 19, 2014 - 5:17pm
Moorhead woman uses art to heal, writes book
Artist Nichole Rae lives in her artwork. Inspirational messages like “Art is about coloring outside the lines,” and “Life isn’t about...
Life/Friends & Neighbors
August 19, 2014 - 4:06pm
August 6, 2014
Man accused of leaving meth at store checkout counter
MOORHEAD, Minn. – A Moorhead man has been charged with fifth-degree drug possession, a felony, after prosecutors allege he left his baggie of methamphetamine on a gas station counter. Court documents filed in Clay County District Court say a clerk noticed the drugs sitting on...
August 6, 2014 - 11:57am
June 26, 2014
Multi-media art show in Moorhead
The Red River Watercolor Society (RRWS) hosts its annual Red River Fine Art Show today (Wednesday) and Thursday, June 26 at the Moorhead Center Mall in Moorhead. The fine art exhibition and sale runs until 8 p.m. tonight and continues Thursday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. The public...
June 26, 2014 - 1:30pm
June 25, 2014
Two junior hockey players accused of taping sex with 15-year-old
MOORHEAD, Minn. – Two junior hockey players are charged with creating and disseminating child pornography after allegedly videotaping sex with...
June 25, 2014 - 7:47am
June 19, 2014
Pursuit across golf course and into mall leads to scrutiny
MOORHEAD, Minn. – The Moorhead Police Department has launched an internal probe into Tuesday’s pursuit of a wanted man who drove through...
June 19, 2014 - 8:10am