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5-year-old fighting for life after tragic farm accident
A 'Fly Night' in DL
Clarification on river study
True Islam: educating muslims and non-muslims to combat fear
Healthy Vikings look for bounceback season
Bombers ready to unload on opponents
Lakers start tennis season at Highway 10 tourney
Laker XC teams host Make the Lake run
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
Tasty summer slaw Recipe showcases fresh veggies, ND canola oil
Friends & Neighbors
'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Man of 1,000 voices
Headwaters Center programming resumes Sept. 6 in Armory Square
Medora Musical ticket sales break 100,000
Down to the Nitty Gritty: McEuen talks Dirt Band, Music on the Mountain
Let your local library help you update your home
Roger W. Gottenborg
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
Barbara (Duncan) Erickson
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Columnist Rob Port has secret agenda--affiliated with the Koch brothers
The tale of my trip to Denmark, it's the 'perfect country for me'
Letter: Democrats are dead wrong on their energy platform
Electronics now a key part of fishing
Hundreds to attend Hiking Fest Aug. 27 at Itasca Park
This songbird has a killer attitude
Wolves are intelligent and social
'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
Theater for everyone
Pine to Palm
August 21, 2016
How clean are Becker County rivers? Study now underway
The good news is that the water quality of most of Becker County's 14 rivers is excellent. The bad news is that a few, which run through farm...
August 21, 2016 - 5:00am
May 14, 2016
Help paddle the entire Minnesota River
Paddlers are invited to join the effort to paddle every navigable mile of the Minnesota River State Water Trail on Saturday, June 11, as part of National Get Outdoors Day. The goal of the second annual “River in a Day” event is to get as many people as possible working together...
May 14, 2016 - 5:40am
March 25, 2016
Little Bass at the Mitchell Bridge: Forming relations on a river rock
A river is a story for the eyes, lasting as long as one’s gaze. On the backs of rivers history is carried; on their shoulders towns are formed. From their water settlers survived. On the strength of rivers, the historian’s ink flows. So too, Philosophers require rivers. I coasted...
March 25, 2016 - 5:05am
February 21, 2015
Take a trip for early open water fishing
As we approach the end of February, many of us have had enough of the ice and start getting anxious for open water angling. We have had long periods of cold weather, the inland walleye season has closed, boat shows are happening all over the Midwest and we are getting more daylight...
February 21, 2015 - 5:20am
June 6, 2013
Woman who was twice pulled from Red River dies
FARGO – A woman who was rescued from the Red River early Monday morning died Thursday afternoon. Sabrina Quintana, 41, of Fargo died at 12:40 p.m. at Sanford Health, according to police. Quintana had been in critical condition since Monday when rescue crews found her floating...
June 6, 2013 - 3:43pm
April 2, 2012
UPDATE: Trucker who died in crash with train near Plummer, Minn., identified
A semi-truck driver who lost his life in a crash with a train near here early Saturday has been identified. Dale J. Buzzell, 65, of Isanti, Minn. was driving north on U.S. Highway 59 when his vehicle collided with an eastbound Canadian Pacific Railway train crossing the road. According...
April 2, 2012 - 8:55am
February 23, 2012
"I should have strangled him": Thief River Falls woman rescues nearly blind dog from rabid skunk
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - Russell and Regina Goodhall were enjoying a quiet Saturday morning Feb.
February 23, 2012 - 8:43am
November 22, 2011
51 cats rescued from Thief River Falls home
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - The Humane Society here said it was called to deal with a small house filled with 51 cats that took a week to catch. Dawn Williamson, operations manager for the Pennington County Humane Society, said police called her Nov. 12 about an elderly woman whose...
November 22, 2011 - 9:29am
November 13, 2011
Klobuchar praises advances in veteran care, but says more work is needed
The federal government has implemented an "historic increase" in health care funding for veterans in the past few years, she said, while also increasing education benefits to help returning soldiers get the training and experience they need to be successful. But Klobuchar said more...
November 13, 2011 - 8:53am
November 12, 2011
Arctic Cat recalls nearly 1,400 ATVs over steering issue
. Talk about it Arctic Cat Inc. of Thief River Falls has issued a safety recall for nearly 1,400 ATVs because of a potential crash hazard. The...
November 12, 2011 - 9:17am
October 11, 2011
Jobs, population discussed during northwest Minnesota summit
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- In the midst of a struggling statewide economy, the community of Thief River Falls has a problem other Minnesota cities...
October 11, 2011 - 9:45am
October 10, 2011
Dayton to visit Greenbush fire area today, plus economic development summit in TRF
Gov. Mark Dayton will tour the site of the Juneberry 3 fire today and meet and thank firefighters at the Incident Command Center in Greenbush,...
October 10, 2011 - 8:49am
September 18, 2011
Thief River Falls' Digi-Key company: Keyed for growth
Thief River Falls, Minn.-based Digi-Key Corp. was hit with a wave of new orders shortly after the deadly tsunami hit the Japanese coast in March. Anticipated shortages of the electronic components that Digi-Key distributes worldwide led to a big spike in orders for the local company...
September 18, 2011 - 11:59am
August 9, 2011
Sanford Health plans Thief River Falls facility
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - Sanford Health will build a new $60 million medical center and clinic here. Groundbreaking is scheduled for the spring...
August 9, 2011 - 8:22am
July 17, 2011
Defaulting on the national debt: What's the debate all about?
Republicans in Congress and President Barack Obama have spent months engaged in a political showdown over America's fiscal course and how to cut the escalating debt and deficits -- but first, they need to deal with the rapidly approaching deadline to raise the debt ceiling. Economists...
July 17, 2011 - 1:28pm