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County museum abloom with events this weekend
Commemorating the one-room schoolhouse: Museum seeks stories, photos, info on country schools for upcoming book
'The Ash Girl': DLHS's spring play offers darker take on familiar fairy tale
High court allows counties to pick financial auditors
Moorhead looks to new development strategies as Herbergers set to close
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Nordick selected as new Park Rapids Activities Director, head football coach
Area golf courses waiting on Mother Nature
Gopher Road Trip coming to Perham
Smith, Huskers to battle for Big Ten Championship
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
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