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A storied past: Oak Grove Cemetery Walk deemed a huge success
Detroit Lakes’ first official Dog Park will have its grand opening on Thursday
Lord, give me a sign: OK, how about 10 of them?
AgweekTV: Drought Troubles
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Thielen draws a crowd at Norseman Motors
Grunewald inspires; Ukkelberg third at USATF decathlon
State BMX Championship Series in DL July 1-2
Lamoureux campers, organizers wrapping up successful venture
Vikings' special teams spots up for grabs
What your grandchild can teach you about Social Security
Unearthing history:Minnesota couple seeks to remember the 'forgotten woman'
Column: The most significant Minnesota address in 1790
Turning back the pages
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Could you turn your hobby into a career?
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent in May
BTD Manufacturing ramps up production capacity with new machines
A flavor for everyone: McKinley Nutrition serves teas, shakes in McKinley Plaza
If your old AC no longer beats the heat, it may be time for a new one
MSUM Summer Cinema Series opens July 10: Four summer Mondays to feature silent films and live music
Richwood Winery to host Summer Solstice Festival on Saturday
'A kind of merry war': Shakespeare in the Park's 'Much Ado' opens Thursday at DL's City Park
Duluth benefit concert to spotlight Native American artists
It's time to party!: Oak Crossing fundraiser set for June 23 at Holy Rosary
Richard P. Molstre
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Richard M. Lynch
Opinion: Congress needs to reassert itself on use of force
Letter: New health law must cover pre-existing conditions
Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Who is the source of this hateful political climate?
Guest Editorial: Avoid trouble at your door
Blane Klemek column: Discovering the scarlet tanager
Column: Fishing and finances
Blane Klemek column: Cuckoos feast on forest tent caterpillars
Warm water fishing is here, time to adjust
Blane Klemek column: Saying goodbye to an old friend
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
Red Lake forfeits opening playoff football game at Mahnomen
Tuesday’s first round Section 8A playoff football matchup between No. 1 Mahnomen and No. 8 Red Lake was canceled two hours prior to the scheduled...
October 25, 2016 - 4:38pm
January 15, 2016
Red Lake woman sentenced in theft
A Red Lake woman was sentenced in Becker County Court for bringing an empty purse into Walmart and filling it up with stolen goods. Cheree Marie Cobenais, 27, was arrested on Oct. 4 after police were called to the Detroit Lakes Walmart on a report of an uncooperative shoplifter. According...
January 15, 2016 - 5:35am
November 14, 2015
Red Lake winter walleye rules released
A couple of weeks ago I wrote about the updated Mille Lacs regulations for winter. I also reviewed the regulations for some of the other prime winter ice fishing destinations. At the time, the new Red Lake winter regulations had not been released and I committed to letting you...
November 14, 2015 - 5:55am
May 15, 2015
Two men sentenced in federal court for Minn. reservation crimes
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A Red Lake man and a Redby man recently were sentenced in federal court to a combined 40 years in prison for brutal crimes that occurred on the Red Lake Indian Reservation last year. Christopher Michael Strong, 34, of Red Lake, was sentenced May 7 in U.S. District...
May 15, 2015 - 8:52am
Red Lake tribe to look at medicinal marijuana, hemp
RED LAKE -- The Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians Tribal Council unanimously approved this week a study on how medicinal marijuana and industrial hemp could benefit the Red Lake Nation’s economic development. However, serious doubts were raised about growing or use of recreational...
January 15, 2015 - 8:15am
January 14, 2015
Walleye restrictions to start on Upper Red Lake
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Walleye regulations will become more restrictive on Upper Red Lake starting Jan. 23 because of a record December walleye harvest, according to a release from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The daily bag and possession limit will be two walleye,...
January 14, 2015 - 8:03am
January 10, 2015
DNR, Red Lake Nation renew fishery agreement
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Red Lake Nation and Bureau of Indian Affairs signed a new five-year memorandum of understanding (MOU) today that outlines continued cooperative management of the walleye population in the Upper and Lower Red lakes. “Red Lake Band...
January 10, 2015 - 7:30am
November 18, 2014
DNR tightens walleye limits on Red Lake
RED LAKE, Minn. - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is implementing stricter regulations for the winter season walleye harvest on Upper Red Lake, a DNR release said Monday. Starting Dec. 1, anglers may only keep and/or possess three walleye. They must immediately release...
November 18, 2014 - 10:00am
October 23, 2014
Two Red Lake men sentenced in violent crime cases
RED LAKE -- Two Red Lake were sentenced Wednesday in federal court in Duluth to seven years in prison for unrelated offenses that occurred last year on the Red Lake Indian Reservation. Fernando Luis May-Gil-Garcia, 29, was convicted of assault resulting in serious bodily injury....
October 23, 2014 - 8:13pm
October 21, 2014
Reserve Indians cruise past Red Lake in playoff win
The No. 1 Mahnomen Indians gave their starters a break and the reserve units carried the load in a 39-6 victory over No. 8 Red Lake Tuesday in...
October 21, 2014 - 10:14pm
October 17, 2014
Red Lake woman sentenced for stabbing man to death
RED LAKE, Minn. - A Red Lake woman has been sentenced to six years in federal prison for stabbing a man to death in 2013. Alison Ann Brown, 26, was convicted Oct. 8 in U.S. District Court on a manslaughter charge, a release from the U.S. Attorney's Office said. Brown was sentenced...
October 17, 2014 - 8:28am
September 7, 2014
Football: Mahnomen holds Red Lake to negative offensive yards in 54-0 thrashing
MAHNOMEN — The Indians (2-0) won their 30th straight game in a 54-0 whitewashing of Red Lake (0-2) in Mahnomen’s home-opener Friday night. Mahnomen scored from everywhere on the field, including touchdowns of 60 or more yards three times. The defense did the nearly impossible...
September 7, 2014 - 9:25am
September 3, 2014
Beltrami County, Red Lake partner to address foster care home shortage
Children throughout the Bemidji area are anxiously awaiting the first day of school. “What will I wear?” and “Will I make new friends?” are among the questions they may ask themselves. But for others, those questions will be “Where will I live?” and “Who will take care...
September 3, 2014 - 11:00am
August 21, 2014
Border Patrol agents rescue 2 adults and 2 children on Lower Red Lake
Four people, including two children, were rescued during a night-time search Wednesday on Lower Red Lake in northern Minnesota. Using night vision goggles and an OAM AS350 helicopter, agents from U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Air and Marine responded to a call from...
August 21, 2014 - 10:02am
June 23, 2014
Seven in custody after standoff at Red Lake
REDBY, Minn. -- Seven people are in custody after a nearly 10-hour standoff that began with reports of gunfire Friday on the Red Lake Indian...
June 23, 2014 - 9:04am