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County OKs $40,000 for jail needs study
Stopping spread of AIS
Woman wins big; no one believes her
Gas leak leads to evacuation of six Detroit Lakes homes
Nagel comes home to coach Hornets
Angels clinch Hi-10 West title
Vergas man wins Handball championship
‘Beast Mode’ event is July 26 in Frazee
Young DL tracksters excel at Hershey meet
In the Zone
Area students perform in Piano Honors Concert
SSA benefits the same for survivors whether person retired, disabled
Peterson nominates NYM student for Air Force
Local students earn degrees at Bemidji State University
Ogema's Anderson graduates from Marquette University
Friends & Neighbors
Garden-grown delights: Union Central residents enjoying fresh veggies this summer
Kings of the kitchen
Assumption Catholic Church ‘blessed’ with parish center
Shelton, Lambert on 2015 WE Fest schedule
Summer Scene - July 2014
Brad Laabs: Be respectful, helpful on the water this week
Blane Klemek: The moving whistle of the upland sandpiper is sweetness to hear
Ruffed grouse counts see increase
Brad Laabs: Fish like chasing fast bait; Make your presentation match
Blane Klemek: The black-billed cuckoo is a fascinating bird
D&D Appliance in DL wins Maytag competition
Shiny, new Cenex opens in Lake Park
Legal Helpers ordered to pay back MN consumers
Gas prices take post holiday dip...again
Marco partners with AGT in cloud-based video offering
Veterans looking for work get well deserved boost
DL fireworks came too late for families with children
Alert driving improves safety for all road users
Immigration reform has support
Goeun Park: If only the tooth fairy had taught proper brushing techniques
It’s s’mores season at your local library
A sundry selection of salads
Sunday is Family Day at Northwest Water Carnival
Northwest Water Carnival gets underway Friday
March 21, 2013
Ruling gives fired Clay County deputy his job back
MOORHEAD – An arbitrator has ruled that Clay County must rehire a sheriff’s deputy who was fired after his superiors said he had lied during an internal investigation of a drunken poolside incident the night before a police dog training session in the Twin Cities. Deputy Ryan...
March 21, 2013 - 8:51am
March 13, 2013
Man gets jail for stolen goods
A Moorhead man has been sentenced in Becker county District Court on a charge of receiving stolen property. Adam Todd Thielges, 25, of 1224 15th Ave. N., Moorhead, was given a 13-month prison sentence, stayed on conditions including completion of 163 days in jail (already...
news / crime
March 13, 2013 - 12:52pm
March 12, 2013
Moorhead police still looking for suspected gunmen in shooting
MOORHEAD – Bail was set at $500,000 without conditions today for a Fargo man charged in connection with a drug-related shooting here last Wednesday. Tyshawn Darden, 19, appeared in Clay County District Court on five felony charges including aiding and abetting attempted murder,...
news / crime
March 12, 2013 - 3:58pm
March 8, 2013
Chinese pipa player comes to MSUM
Chinese pipa player Gao Hong performs Wednesday, March 20, at 8 p.m. in Fox Recital Hall in the Dille Center for the Arts on the Minnesota State University Moorhead campus. A pre-performance lecture and demonstration take place at 4:30 p.m. in the same location. A reception will follow...
entertainment / events
March 8, 2013 - 3:24pm
March 7, 2013
Police seek two suspects after person injured in Moorhead shooting
MOORHEAD - Police here are looking for two black males in a black or navy blue Dodge Intrepid after a report of a person injured in a shooting in the 1100 block of 17th Street South. Lt. Tory Jacobson said the victim was taken to a hospital by a friend with at least two gunshot wounds...
news / crime
March 7, 2013 - 8:15am
March 6, 2013
Daughters say father drove up to 100 mph while they opened beers for him
MOORHEAD – A 47-year-old Moorhead man is charged with felony drunken driving after his twin 12-year-old daughters told police their father was driving up to 100 mph with them in the car, drinking beers he had the girls open for him. Thomas Eugene Iverson, 47, is charged in Clay...
news / crime
March 6, 2013 - 9:54am
MSUM reoffers admission to 232 whose acceptance was rescinded
MOORHEAD – The 232 applicants to Minnesota State University Moorhead who recently were told their acceptance had been rescinded now will be offered admission for the 2013 fall semester. University spokesman David Wahlberg said officials came to the decision after further review,...
March 6, 2013 - 8:45am
February 15, 2013
Moorhead teen pleads guilty in home invasion
MOORHEAD - A Moorhead teen pleaded guilty Thursday in Clay County District Court to conspiracy to commit robbery after a home invasion in September in which a man was punched after three strangers came to his home demanding cash and drugs. Michael Andrew Zupan, 18, pleaded guilty...
news / crime
February 15, 2013 - 8:45am
February 14, 2013
Fargo man arrested after Moorhead stabbing Wednesday night
MOORHEAD - Police here arrested a Fargo man in connection with a stabbing Wednesday night outside a Moorhead apartment building. Officers responded at 11:08 p.m. to a stabbing reported at 2414 3rd Ave. N. and found the victim outside with a stab wound to his left side, Lt. Mike Detloff...
news / crime
February 14, 2013 - 8:57am
February 12, 2013
Moorhead stripper license system passes unanimously
Strippers, escorts and exotic dancers here are now required to go through background checks and be licensed by the city. The City Council voted unanimously 6-0 on Monday to approve the new city ordinance, which was first recommended by Police Chief David Ebinger. Councilmen Luther...
February 12, 2013 - 9:15am
January 31, 2013
Psychological eval ordered for Moorhead man pulled off train tracks
MOORHEAD - A judge on Thursday ordered a man who was forcibly pulled off train tracks here last week to undergo a psychological evaluation in his civil commitment case in Clay County District Court, a prosecutor said. Mark Flowers, 57, Moorhead, was at Thursday's hearing, which was...
January 31, 2013 - 4:12pm
Alleged assault with broom handle, knife reported in Moorhead
MOORHEAD - A man is in custody here facing felony assault with a dangerous weapon charges after a domestic disturbance in which police say a knife and a broom handle were involved. Police responded to a report of a fight shortly after 9 a.m. today at 1641 Belsly Boulevard, the home...
news / crime
January 31, 2013 - 4:08pm
Civil War artifact pokes through Moorhead remodeling project
MOORHEAD - Denman Weis was doing remodeling work in his south Moorhead home last week when he stumbled upon a piece of American history. A very...
January 31, 2013 - 9:28am
Moorhead man snatched from death faces possible civil commitment
MOORHEAD - Mark Flowers was mere seconds from being ripped in two. The 57-year-old Moorhead man was lying face down across the railroad tracks downtown here between Center and Main avenues on a Wednesday afternoon last week as a locomotive rumbled at him full speed. Police later...
January 31, 2013 - 9:25am
January 21, 2013
Man injured in ATV rollover north of Moorhead
MOORHEAD - A man was taken to the hospital this morning after an ATV accident north of Moorhead. Clay County Deputy Tim Griffin said it appeared the young adult male and a juvenile male were riding in a side-by-side Polaris Ranger when they drove out of the ditch and the ATV tipped...
news / accidents
January 21, 2013 - 9:28am