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Audubon man faces domestic assault charges
MnDOT adds North Star Route to U.S. bicycle system
Local National Guard unit wins acclaim during grueling training in Mojave Desert
DL man faces first-degree drug charge for meth
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Offensive woes continue for Laker girls
Pelican Rapids completes sweep at Frazee
Viking girls hold on for win at Frazee
Wrestlers looking to jump back in section mix
Wittner takes over Hornet basketball program
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
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
Diana Lynn Aker
Helen C. Erickson
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Jeffrey Lee Olds
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
Editorial: Becker County scams - why can't we stop them?
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
'In Spite of Heroin': Area mom pens book about surviving twin sons’ addiction
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
Severe Weather Announcements (3)
August 31, 2012
Custody investigator must testify at Norberg's rape trial
The custody investigator assigned to the divorce case of a Fargo surgeon who's accused of drugging and raping his wife must testify at his criminal...
August 31, 2012 - 7:23am
August 29, 2012
West Nile outbreak worst in a decade
Meredith Mitskog is no longer fighting for her life, though she has some work ahead to get back to good health. The 71-year-old Wahpeton woman...
August 29, 2012 - 8:30am
August 28, 2012
Fargo Hardee's employee pulls unconscious man from burning car in parking lot
A lazy Sunday morning at a local fast-food restaurant turned into a life-or-death situation when an employee pulled a driver out of a car that had burst into flames. Tim Koester, 33, who started working at the 3819 Main Ave. Hardee's a week ago, said someone came through the drive-thru...
August 28, 2012 - 8:38am
August 20, 2012
Tom Hanks leaves stamp of approval at West Fargo diner
Tim and Tammy Hagensen of TNT's Diner in West Fargo display the Fargo Jet Center T-shirt signed by Tom Hanks and his family after their early...
August 20, 2012 - 11:30am
MT lawmaker says ND lawmakers should deal with medical marijuana, not voters
As Secretary of State Al Jaeger reviews a medical marijuana ballot initiative, a Montana state legislator recommends sending it through the state assembly instead. In 2004, Montana passed a medical marijuana initiative through a general election which was hard to regulate, said Montana...
August 20, 2012 - 8:40am
August 16, 2012
Regional Coats for Kids program left out in cold
After 25 years of collecting donated winter wear, Fargo television station KVLY has discontinued its popular "Coats for Kids" clothing drive,...
August 16, 2012 - 9:28am
August 10, 2012
Survey: Minnesota, North Dakota will be among best places to live in 2032
Twenty years from now, cars will fly, your iPhone will double as your au pair, and the "Spiderman" trilogy with be on its 12th reboot. And Minnesota and North Dakota will be among the top five states to live in, according to a new study by poll giant Gallup, which studied 13 "forward-looking"...
August 10, 2012 - 6:53am
August 8, 2012
Wind power hits a wall: West Fargo's DMI to be sold, fate of 216 jobs at wind tower plant uncertain
WEST FARGO - Otter Tail Corp. has entered into a nonbinding letter of interest to sell wind tower manufacturer DMI Industries Inc., of West Fargo,...
August 8, 2012 - 8:43am
August 7, 2012
Fatal crew camp shooting leads to arrest
Three men working on pipeline construction were involved in a weekend shooting at a crew camp near here that resulted in one fatality. Gerald...
August 7, 2012 - 8:41am
August 6, 2012
Drowning victim ID'd as 51-year-old Pierz man
The man who drowned in a west-central Minnesota lake Saturday afternoon was identified Sunday night by the Fire Academy of North Dakota. According to Lt. Coltyn Blotske of the academy, Jim Reardon, 51, of Pierz, Minn., died while scuba diving at Lake Seven, or Scalp Lake, northeast...
August 6, 2012 - 8:27am
July 27, 2012
In lieu of jail, DUI offenders got option of attending Deutscher family's funeral
As part of his punishment for drinking and driving, the Fargo man was given a choice: attend the funeral of a West Fargo family killed by a drunken driver heading the wrong way on Interstate 94 or serve five more days in jail. He chose the funeral, and the next day he penned a letter...
July 27, 2012 - 8:48am
July 25, 2012
Whooping cough cases spike in North Dakota, Minnesota
The number of whooping cough cases could be unprecedented this year in Minnesota and North Dakota. The state projections mirror a national trend, as almost 18,000 cases have been reported so far this year in the U.S. Director of Clay County Public Health Kathy McKay said county...
July 25, 2012 - 8:54am
July 24, 2012
'I hope this leads to closure': Man charged with murder of two Spirit Lake children
After an agonizing 14 months of waiting and wondering, the people of the Spirit Lake Nation learned Monday that federal authorities had arrested...
July 24, 2012 - 1:50pm
July 18, 2012
Former Grand Forks resident, murder suspect found dead in plane
A former Grand Forks resident accused of killing a woman in Colorado Springs, Colo., was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound Tuesday...
July 18, 2012 - 11:23am
July 17, 2012
Feeling the heat: From an early planting start to a full-on drought
FARGO -- After years of combating saturated soil during the spring planting season, many Red River Valley farmers were relieved to get into the...
July 17, 2012 - 10:12am