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Crime & accidents around Becker County
DL chiropractor Dustin Johnson honored
A volunteer's refuge: Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge recognizes the 'critical' impact of volunteers
A new look for DLMS: Board OKs design for exterior 'skin' on middle school
Big plans for Forest Hills Resort
Smith claims Top 20 Big Ten finish
DL softball splits with Patriots
Laker baseball swept at Pequot Lakes
Blomseth medalist at Earlybird
Bison women end Denver's reign of conference golf titles
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Rose R. Duescher
Steven P. Leitheiser
Harriet E. Anderson
Delores D. Halverson
The wolf is a Minnesota treasure
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
December 13, 2017
Area students to graduate from MSUM Dec. 14
MOORHEAD — Minnesota State University Moorhead will award degrees to about 485 students during its fall commencement program Thursday, Dec. 14 in the university's Nemzek Fieldhouse. The following local students are expected to receive their degrees during the ceremony: Elizabeth...
December 13, 2017 - 9:36am
November 29, 2017
Spuds' Randklev makes ESPN SportsCenter's Top 10 with spectacular, must-see goal
MOORHEAD - Just when you think Moorhead Spuds senior forward Carter Randklev's night couldn't have been any better, he goes and makes ESPN SportsCenter's...
November 29, 2017 - 2:17pm
January 3, 2014
Police forward case on reporter to prosecutors
Moorhead police have forwarded the case of a Valley News Live reporter, who entered three area elementary schools without permission last month, to county prosecutors to decide whether to file a criminal charge. On Dec. 11, reporter Mellaney Moore wore a hidden camera as she walked...
January 3, 2014 - 2:11pm
December 24, 2013
MSUM staff pushes for savings through retirements, departures
Minnesota State University Moorhead’s faculty union is pushing administrators to use savings from additional retirements or departures to save faculty members facing layoffs, a controversial part of the school’s plan to tackle its $4.9 million deficit. That was one concern...
December 24, 2013 - 11:00am
December 6, 2013
MSUM administration plan would trim 22 positions, ax five majors
Under a proposal outlined by administrators Thursday, Minnesota State University Moorhead plans to eliminate majors, merge several departments and lay off six faculty members to solve its $4.9 million budget deficit. The cuts unveiled made it a “sad day to be a Dragon,” said...
December 6, 2013 - 3:09pm
December 5, 2013
Moorhead man pleads guilty in home invasion shooting case
MOORHEAD – A man charged with attempted murder after his involvement in a home invasion that led to a high-speed chase has pleaded guilty in...
December 5, 2013 - 9:30am
November 24, 2013
MSUM considers program cuts
More than half of the 31 departments at Minnesota State University Moorhead could be considered for tenured faculty layoffs and program closures to resolve the school’s projected $5 million deficit. After a recent faculty buyout offer fell short, the school on Wednesday provided...
November 24, 2013 - 12:00pm
November 20, 2013
Moorhead man behind DQ’s 'Dilly Bar' treat dies at age 91
Patrick Springer | Forum News Service Robert “Bob” Litherland dispensed countless Dilly Bar ice cream snacks from behind the counter of...
November 20, 2013 - 12:00pm
October 18, 2013
Moorhead day care owner accused of taking care of kids while drunk
MOORHEAD – Clay County prosecutors have charged a day care owner here with endangering children at her home after allegedly taking care of them while she was drunk. According to court documents filed Thursday in Clay County District Court against day care operator Jayne Ann Cote,...
October 18, 2013 - 8:30pm
October 3, 2013
Moorhead man to plead guilty to charges accusing him of causing fire at which firefighter had heart attack
MOORHEAD – A Moorhead man accused of causing a shop fire by not following fire code regulations – a fire that sent a volunteer firefighter to the hospital with a heart attack – has agreed to plead guilty to criminal charges linked to the fire. Bradley Harold Littlefield,...
October 3, 2013 - 9:16pm
Moorhead man to plead guilty in death of baby daughter in hot car
MOORHEAD - A Moorhead man charged in the death of his infant daughter after leaving her in a hot car for several hours last summer has agreed to plead guilty in the case. Andrew Sandstrom's public defender said Thursday the terms of the plea deal struck with Clay County prosecutors...
October 3, 2013 - 10:07am
September 8, 2013
Entertainment lineup set for German Culture Day
Artisans, demonstrators and vendors will fill the halls of Moorhead’s Hjemkomst Center with booths about various aspects of German culture on Saturday, Sept. 28, as the Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County prepares to host its first-ever German Culture Day. German Culture...
September 8, 2013 - 7:00am
August 26, 2013
Moorhead father gets year in jail for DWI with twin daughters in car
MOORHEAD – A Moorhead man was sentenced to almost a year in jail after pleading guilty to child endangerment and drunken driving charges after police say he drove his daughters at speeds up to 100 mph, drinking beers he had them open for him. Thomas Eugene Iverson, 48, pleaded...
August 26, 2013 - 10:39pm
August 23, 2013
Fire causes evacuation, more than $15,000 in damages at MSUM
MOORHEAD – A fire that started in some construction materials piled near Snarr Hall at Minnesota State University Moorhead caused about $15,000 to $20,000 worth of damages and an evacuation of students here early Friday, according to fire officials. Firefighters responded to...
August 23, 2013 - 9:05am
August 7, 2013
Author's memories spur new novel
When former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky went on trial in 2011, and was eventually convicted on 42 criminal counts of sexually abusing young boys, the case hit a little too close to home for former Moorhead resident Michael Henning. For most of his life, Henning had...
August 7, 2013 - 7:17am