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Winter Trails Day celebration planned
Meth use, winter cold led to Mahnomen men’s deaths
Mental health outlook better in Minnesota
Winter workshops offered in January
Spuds earn five-point victory over Lakers
Barlund, Tappe lead Hornet girls over Braves
Dance teams nearly sweep at Fergus Falls, fourth at conference kick
Top-ranked Minneota defeats Frazee for Kertscher Duals championship
Otters and Lakers battle to overtime tie
Homemade crescent rolls
Jesus was Jewish
The importance of meeting enrollment deadlines
Social Security COLA became law in 1950
Local student gets MSUM scholarship
Friends & Neighbors
Samuelson named VP at Bell State Bank
Beware: Online flower scams claim locality
Smart tax moves to consider
RDO’s John Deere Equipment moves, grows
Tri-State to announce scholarship winners
'Theory of Everything' is high on talent, low on story
Reviewing the best reads of 2014
Variety of events planned in area
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
Sawyer Brown bringing Christmas spirit to Shooting Star this Friday
‘Merry Christmas!’ I shouted
Letter: Farm groups, townships oppose Red River dam
Letter: DL basketball players rally around their 4-year-old fan
Legacy funds have not been idle
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Voyageurs National Park grows by 61 acres
Wolf ruling may have national impact
Court order puts Great Lakes wolves back on endangered species list
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
November 19, 2014
$1 million bail set for accused Minnesota priest
ROSEAU, Minn. – Cash bail of at least $1 million was set today for a Roman Catholic priest who fled to his native India eight years ago to avoid facing felony criminal sexual conduct charges stemming from incidents involving teenage girls between 2004 and 2005. The Rev. Joseph...
November 19, 2014 - 10:30am
Former Roseau priest faces sex abuse charges
ROSEAU, Minn. -- A Catholic priest who fled to his home country of India eight years ago is facing criminal sexual conduct charges today in Roseau County court, in what advocates call a rare instance of a county government’s perseverance in prosecuting clergy. The Rev. Joseph...
November 19, 2014 - 8:07am
November 18, 2014
Two arrested after car chase near Roseau, Minn.
Two people were arrested in Roseau, Minn., today after stealing a car and fleeing from officers. At about 4:15 a.m., the Roseau County Sheriff’s Office pursued two suspects driving a stolen vehicle north of Roseau, according to a sheriff’s office news release. The vehicle...
November 18, 2014 - 12:15pm
October 24, 2014
8AA Volleyball: Hornets advance to subsection final
FRAZEE — The No. 2-seeded Frazee Hornets overcame a shaky start to sweep three straight sets and eliminate the No. 3 Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines by a score of 3-1 Friday night in Section 8AA volleyball. Frazee senior outside hitter Kennady Barlund had a game-high 19 kills to...
sports / Frazee
October 24, 2014 - 10:08pm
September 27, 2014
Second-ranked Pequot blanks Roseau 35-0
ROSEAU - C.J. Borleis passed for four touchdowns - three to Conner Davich - in the Pequot Lakes Patriots' 35-0 win against the Roseau Rams in their Heart O' Lakes Conference game Friday. Sabastion Elsenpeter ran in the first touchdown for the Patriots, and Shae Zeidler caught the...
September 27, 2014 - 12:54pm
September 20, 2014
Perham blanks Roseau for homecoming win
PERHAM — It was a return to normalcy for the Perham Yellowjacket football team on Friday night when they hosted the Roseau Rams on homecoming at the Ted Meinhover Field. It was also a return to the win column for the Yellowjackets. Mason Malikowski rushed for a touchdown and...
September 20, 2014 - 8:36am
September 11, 2014
Driver killed in Roseau County crash
Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a fatal one-vehicle crash that occurred early Thursday along Minnesota Highway 89 near the Roseau-Marshall county line. The victim is believed to be a 30-year-old man from Brooklyn Park, Minn., who was operating a truck that left the road...
news / accidents
September 11, 2014 - 4:08pm
September 3, 2014
Football preview: No. 5 Lakers travel to Roseau Friday for conference opener
ROSEAU — Detroit Lakes (1-0) travels to Roseau (1-0) to face the Rams Friday night at Reuben J. Halverson field and the Lakers will hit the...
sports / Detroit Lakes
September 3, 2014 - 8:07pm
August 20, 2014
Two drivers dead in head-on collision in Roseau County
ROSEAU, Minn. -- Two drivers died in a head-on collision in northwest Minnesota on Tuesday, the Minnesota State Patrol said. According to a preliminary accident report, one of the victims was driving west on Minnesota Highway 11 between Roseau and Warroad about 3 p.m. and attempted...
news / accidents
August 20, 2014 - 2:30pm
July 15, 2014
Agencies investigate leak 91,000 gallon propane leak in Roseau, Minn.
A propane release in Roseau, Minn., that caused the evacuation of nearly 25 homes in the town Sunday morning has been determined accidental by the Roseau Police Department. A CHS Transportation truck carrying about 91,000 gallons of propane was hooking up to a Northern Resources...
July 15, 2014 - 1:06pm
April 23, 2014
Finance director accused of paying herself too much overtime, falsifying records
ROSEAU, Minn. -- A business manager for a northwest Minnesota school district had been paying herself and other staff too much overtime and falsifying records to cover it up, according to the Roseau County Sheriff’s Department. Arlys Strandberg, 59, who worked for the Greenbush...
news / crime
April 23, 2014 - 9:03am