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NDSCS student quit working as confidential informant shortly before disappearing
Park Rapids man gets 20 years in prison for molesting young girl
Minnesota bill would require parents talk with doctor before kids skip vaccinations
Arts Accelerator business grand opening set Friday
Eagles host Feb. 14 blood drive
DL closing in on conference title with win over Panthers
Laker girls hockey becomes fourth state-ranked DL team
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
Lakers tie school gymnastics scoring record
Before texting and e-mail, there were penned messages of affection
Friday Matters: Everyday Christmas Pageant
Thursday Matters: Everyday Well Water
Turning back the pages
Step up your snack game
Friends & Neighbors
Herman named CEO of Essentia Health
MN gas prices fall slightly after uptick
Bremer Bank aquires 13 Eastwood banks
Economic Development Summit coming up
Global study released on U.S. teens’ financial literacy, keys to success
Winter Light Festival is Monday, Feb. 2 in NYM
'Mortdecai' starts 2015 with a whimper
Quilted vintage linens now on display at Hjemkomst Center
‘Paints ’n Pints’ set on Monday
‘American Idol’ picks singers from Bemidji, Fargo
Cheers for ‘dropped call’ reform
A vibrant community is like a potluck
Letter: State of Union response given by a great American
Letter: Children in crisis need better service
When visitors decide to stay
37 guns, 28 sets of antlers among items seized in DNR deer poaching case
Thin ice causing big problems on northern Minnesota lakes
New law for 2015: AIS trailer sticker will help prevent future spread
Black-backed woodpecker is dependent on dead coniferous trees
Mentored turkey hunt registration open now
Menahga baby is first this year
Growing deep winter greens
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
February 13, 2009
Freedom of speech sticker has right to offend
Question No. 1: Today I was driving and saw a pick-up truck with the words "Crazy B----" (edited by Trooper Andy) prominently displayed in the back window. Is this something that is allowed or at what point does it become a violation? Answer No. 1: I understand where you are coming...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
Auxiliary to offer kids' safety books
The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 15 is set to introduce a personal safety and education program to students grades 3-6. The Auxiliary will present each student with a copy of Personal Safety For Kids, a 136-page handbook that features information about safety in the home, at school,...
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
MnDOT evaluates safety of two lane highways
In response to concerns about Highway 60 and Highway 14 in southwestern Minnesota, the Minnesota Department of Transportation has begun to evaluate the safety of similarly designed highways that drop from four to two lanes. "We appreciate concerns expressed by the public and elected...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
Safety versus aesthetics:
What may be an eyesore for neighbors is strictly a health and safety issue for the city of Detroit Lakes. Last month the city council voted to abate a hazard at 1941 Long Bridge Road because an unfinished house was becoming a safety hazard as the cap was rotting on the foundati...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 4, 2008
Will's Windmill: Take steps to make your farm safer
Here are 10 basics suggestions for making your farm a safer place to work and live: 1. Buy a rollover protective structure (ROPS) for older tractors. If an approved ROPS is not available, avoid using that tractor or consider trading or selling it through a local dealer. 2. Replace...
August 4, 2008 - 12:00am
July 25, 2008
St. Mary's earns state patient safety award
St. Mary's Innovis Health has earned a Minnesota Hospital Association Patient Safety Excellence Award for its work on preventing patients from falling during hospital stays. Patient safety is a top priority for Minnesota hospitals. Because of this, St. Mary's Innovis Health joined...
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
Minnesota hospitals recognized for safety
Several regional hospitals have received awards for patient safety, the Minnesota Hospital Association announced today. The association recognized Lake Region Healthcare Corporation in Fergus Falls, St.
July 9, 2008 - 2:42pm
June 29, 2008
Shooting Star promoting safe behavior
Shooting Star Casino, Hotel and Event Center launched a property-wide effort last week to promote responsible drinking behavior among its guests. Dubbed as "WE CARE" -- which stands for "WE Create A Responsible Environment" -- the campaign aims to provide a safe, healthy and fun...
June 29, 2008 - 12:00am
June 21, 2008
Safety Supervisor tips
Determining all the necessary pre-job safety activities that need to be done before a construction project starts can be a daunting task. However, the Construction Safety Software Corporation has now significantly simplified this planning task. With the advent of "Construction...
June 21, 2008 - 12:00am
June 1, 2008
Extension Service offers food safety classes in Moorhead
The University of Minnesota Extension Service is offering two courses to help food service establishments meet the educational requirement for certified food managers. A third class will be offered for food service employees who are not in a management position. The initial certification...
news / food
June 1, 2008 - 12:00am
May 17, 2008
Pool Safety Act passes in honor of 6-year-old
The Minnesota House of Representatives has unanimously passed the "Abigail Taylor Pool Safety Act" sponsored by Rep. Paul Thissen. The bill strengthens and broadens Minnesota's pool safety regulations to make sure all public pools in the state are designed to avoid serious injuries...
May 17, 2008 - 12:00am
April 3, 2008
Record Editorial: Feds should move quickly on rail safety plan
Cheers to a federal plan to toughen rules on hazardous chemicals shipped by rail. It's an issue that should be near and dear to the hearts of residents of Detroit Lakes, Frazee, Lake Park, Audubon and all other cities along the east-west BNSF rail corridor. Not to mention the...
April 3, 2008 - 12:00am