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Pearl Harbor victim from Minnesota has remains returned home
It's a mystery: Bronze Star earned by DL man in WWII found at gun show
'I will never let our town forget': Soldier and boy who 'knew every foot' of DL streets is remembered
100 deadliest days on Minnesota roads
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Nielsen 22nd at NCAA West prelims
Busker, Lakers head to postseason with win in Bemidji
Raider runners qualify for section track
Frazee wrestlers aid VFW with holiday flags at Oak Grove
Parsons, Lormis repeat all-conference performances
Honoring our heroes on Memorial Day
Column: Big winners, big losers
Turning back the pages
Ehnerts celebrate 50 years together
Yliniemi is UMC's Student Volunteer of the Year
Friends & Neighbors
Okeson named Director of Nursing for Emmanuel Nursing Home
Food waste is money down the drain
MN gas prices up two cents
DL Public Utilities earns Reliable Public Power Provider designation
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
Make your summer vacation plans with library's help
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, other acts headed to Fargo later this year
Local chef publishes culinary memoir
Column: There's nothing quite like a fresh-grilled burger...
Victor M. Lindstrom
Dale Wayne Fagerlie
Marcella O. Jernberg
Florence I. Gilbertson
Neil L. Edwards
Sen. Amy Klobuchar column: Honoring our fallen heroes, by caring for those heroes still with us
Remember to look around at the hurting heros among us
Lynn Hummel column: Everybody needs a Bud
Letter: Bad time to cut opioid drug prevention program
Letter: More than just a three-day weekend
Blane Klemek column: Starlings and sparrows both play to win
Conditions prime for nice bass bite opening weekend
Getting squirrely: Be creative in keeping critters out of bird feeders
Walleye opener dubbed a 'big success'
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
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
UPDATE: Detroit Lakes Walmart cleared after alleged bomb threat
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
July 19, 2013
Trial set for Moorhead father charged in baby’s death in van
MOORHEAD – The father accused in the death of his 5-month-old baby girl is set to stand trial Oct. 8. Andrew Sandstrom, 24, pleaded not guilty Thursday to the charge of second-degree manslaughter. He is accused of leaving his daughter Christiana Sandstrom in a hot car for hours,...
July 19, 2013 - 8:25am
July 13, 2013
Glyndon man faces attempted murder charges in Moorhead domestic incident
MOORHEAD – A Glyndon man faces attempted murder charges following a domestic assault and stabbing early Saturday morning. Moorhead police officers responded to a disturbance at 3025 16th Ave. S. around 2:30 a.m. There was a physical altercation between Angel Maldonado Jr., 24,...
July 13, 2013 - 5:31pm