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Spirit, soul and body: Free seminar this Saturday at Ecumen to focus on keys to healthy living
'Suspicious vehicle' call leads to marijuana charge
Burned-out headlight leads to marijuana charge
Two charged in storage shed break-in
One-car rollover between Perham, New York Mills ends in injury
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Haire impresses at UMC spring game
Smith selected to NCAA Regionals
Lakers move up to No. 8 in Class AAA
Roth earns all-tournament honors at Summit Championship
Norman County West in danger of losing fall and winter sports
Social Security in plain language
Luecks celebrating 50 years together
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Simons welcome twin daughters
'What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear': Listening is important--on both sides of the doctor's exam table
Friends & Neighbors
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
MN gas prices down since last week
SJE-Rhombus receives chapter 2017 ESOP Company of the Year award
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Rosanne Cash coming to Holmes Theatre May 5
Canine lovers, take note: National Puppy Day is almost here
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Willow Skye Forsberg
Janice L. Herman
Neil Daniel "Peel" Englund
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
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'
Pine to Palm
June 18, 2013
Manslaughter charge filed against father of Moorhead baby who died in van
MOORHEAD – The Clay County Attorney’s Office has filed a charge of second-degree manslaughter against the father of Christiana Sandstrom, a 5-month-old Moorhead girl who died last week after she was left in a van for several hours on a warm summer afternoon. Andrew J. Sandstrom,...
June 18, 2013 - 4:13pm
Moorhead assault, robbery victim struck with bottle
MOORHEAD – Police here are investigating a report of a 45-year-old man being assaulted and robbed Monday evening in a secluded lot in the 600 block of Main Avenue. The incident is believed to have taken place between 8 p.m. and 9:18 p.m., according to a police report. The...
June 18, 2013 - 8:29am
June 14, 2013
Petition seeks foster care for siblings of infant girl left in van
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Clay County officials won’t ask a judge here to terminate the parental rights of a couple whose 5-month-old girl died after she was forgotten in the family’s van for about four hours Tuesday. But citing in court records the filthy conditions in the apartment...
June 14, 2013 - 8:38am
June 13, 2013
Moorhead infant’s death remains under investigation
MOORHEAD — Andrew Sandstrom dropped his wife off at work Tuesday afternoon and shortly after, returned to the family’s apartment in Moorhead....
June 13, 2013 - 8:11am
June 12, 2013
Father of Moorhead 5-month-old who died in van was taking care of five other children under age 7
MOORHEAD – Police here say a 5-month-old girl died Tuesday night after she was left in a car seat in a van while her father was taking care of five other children under the age of 7. Police Lt. Chris Carey said officers, along with Moorhead Fire and F-M Ambulance crew members,...
June 12, 2013 - 2:27pm
June 11, 2013
17-year-old Moorhead boy gets 3.5 months in work camp for fatal crash
MOORHEAD – Jamie Olson spoke loud and clear over the weeping teenagers assembled in a Clay County courtroom Monday as she told the standing-room-...
June 11, 2013 - 8:36am
May 24, 2013
Convicted child predator faces new charges in Moorhead
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- A former Dilworth man serving 12 years in prison on a previous child sex abuse conviction is facing new child sex abuse charges filed Wednesday in Clay County District Court. Robert James Hersrud, 29, faces two counts of felony first-degree criminal sexual conduct...
May 24, 2013 - 8:39am
May 22, 2013
Autopsy shows suspect in Moorhead rape died of drug overdose
FARGO – Initial autopsy results showed a suspect in a Moorhead rape who died unexpectedly in his home here two weeks before his trial died from an accidental drug overdose, police said on Tuesday. Richard Lee Haaland Jr., 46, was found dead in his north Fargo home April 16. Haaland...
May 22, 2013 - 8:26am
May 21, 2013
5 arrested, 10 pounds of high-grade pot seized in Moorhead drug bust
MOORHEAD – The Moorhead Police Department arrested five people and seized 10 pounds of high-grade marijuana and a luxury SUV in a drug bust Monday. About 11:30 p.m., police arrested Danny Kim, 23, Rany Ahmed Dajani, 31, Levi Heath Burns, 24, and Johnathan Scott Lewis, 23, all...
May 21, 2013 - 12:51pm
April 25, 2013
Moorhead man faces felony charge linked to shop fire in which Dilworth firefighter had heart attack
DILWORTH – A shop fire here that sent a volunteer firefighter to the hospital with a heart attack has led to criminal charges against the man accused of starting it by not following fire code regulations for welding. Bradley Harold Littlefield, 59, of Moorhead, is charged in Clay...
April 25, 2013 - 4:14pm
April 11, 2013
$1 million bail set for suspected gunman in drug-related Moorhead shooting
MOORHEAD – Bail was set at $1 million Wednesday for a man who spent more than two weeks on the run after police charged him as the suspected gunman in a drug-deal shooting that sent one man to the hospital. Samuel Bullock Jr., 25, made his first appearance in Clay County District...
April 11, 2013 - 8:41am
April 9, 2013
AAUW used book sale
AAUW of Fargo-Moorhead will be collecting used books for its annual used book sale both today (Wednesday) and Thursday, April 11 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Moorhead Center Mall, in a vacant store space straight south of the City Hall Entrance to the mall. Hardcover and paperback books,...
April 9, 2013 - 2:56pm
Hjemkomst museum summer hours
The Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County at the Hjemkomst Center resumes summer evening hours on Tuesdays. Museum summer hours are Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. Every third Tuesday...
April 9, 2013 - 2:55pm
April 5, 2013
Predatory offender sentenced in Clay court to 25½ years for raping pregnant dancer
MOORHEAD – A Moorhead man who pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting an exotic dancer who was seven months pregnant was sentenced Friday in Clay County District court to 25½ years in prison. Jesse Lee Paskey, 29, was accused of tying up the woman, raping her repeat-edly and holding...
April 5, 2013 - 2:52pm
April 1, 2013
Moorhead police allege 5-pound pot bust is again medical marijuana
MOORHEAD – Police seized 5 pounds of pot while executing a search warrant here on Thursday, the latest in a string of drug busts allegedly...
April 1, 2013 - 12:00pm