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DL School Board approves $39 million budget for FY 2018
A recipe for success: Richville cafe owner starts 'A Little Summer Fun' to keep town alive
Collin Peterson to speak at health care forum in DL
Sanford bash for 15,000: Concert featuring Fergie, Lionel Richie, marks completion of nearly $500 million hospital
Snake hiding in engine pops out at driver on Interstate 29
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Lamoureux campers, organizers wrapping up successful venture
Vikings' special teams spots up for grabs
Angels fall at Pelican Rapids
Busker, Herzog top five at Duluth Jr. PGA
Unruh third at Players Tour Series A at Northland CC
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
Bakko family welcomes son
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
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
Rock of the 70s Tour comes to Shooting Star June 23: Iconic bands to take the stage in Mahnomen for one night only
Richard M. Lynch
LilyAnn Evelyn (Flermoen) Roed
James Ray Peach
Warren C. Koester
Who is the source of this hateful political climate?
Guest Editorial: Avoid trouble at your door
McFeely: Star Lake Casino project hits a possible snag
Sen. Al Franken column: Healthcare plan would hammer Minnesota and Becker County
Letter: Vaping can help people quit smoking
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
February 11, 2016
Fargo officer expected to die after being shot in standoff, suspected gunman dead
FARGO – A Fargo officer shot Wednesday night during a standoff in north Fargo is expected to die, and the suspected shooter is also dead, Police...
February 11, 2016 - 8:16am
January 27, 2016
No charges against Fergus Falls officers involved in shooting of armed man
FERGUS FALL, Minn. – The Otter Tail County Attorney's Office has decided that three Fergus Falls police officers won't face criminal charges...
January 27, 2016 - 8:25am
November 25, 2015
Police arrest two in ‘Black Lives Matter’ shootings
Police arrested two of three men sought in connection with Monday night shootings at a protest of Jamar Clark’s shooting. Late Tuesday morning, a 23-year-old white man was arrested and early Tuesday afternoon Minneapolis police reported they caught a 32-year-old Hispanic man. The...
November 25, 2015 - 8:19am
November 18, 2015
Minneapolis police shooting sparks protests
The fatal Minneapolis police shooting of an unarmed 24-year-old black man was caught on video, but authorities Tuesday said they will not release...
November 18, 2015 - 10:26am
October 16, 2015
Wadena woman shot at Minneapolis bus stop
A 28-year-old Wadena woman died from multiple gunshot wounds Tuesday night. The shooting occurred shortly before 7 p.m. Tuesday at the corner of East Lake Street and Park Avenue, according to the Minneapolis Police Department. The victim, identified as Jessica Denise St. Marie...
October 16, 2015 - 3:09pm
September 30, 2015
Police say man shot at wife on freeway, then shot by officers
A Fergus Falls man suspected of shooting at his estranged wife’s car on Interstate 94 died early Sunday from a self-inflicted gunshot wound during a confrontation with police officers, according to the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. Richard David Blondeau, 52, was...
September 30, 2015 - 11:08am
September 16, 2015
‘Run. I’m already dead’ Perham man warns fiancée after shooting
With a notarized eviction notice on his front door, Mike Marcell Jr. walked the 20 yards to his landlord’s home on the morning of Sept. 4 to...
September 16, 2015 - 9:33am
September 4, 2015
Tenant-landlord dispute in Perham leads to shooting
PERHAM, Minn. — A dispute between a landlord and his tenant got out of hand Friday morning when one person was shot, Otter Tail County Sheriff...
September 4, 2015 - 11:31am
August 11, 2015
Thief River Falls man in serious condition following shooting
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — After being shot twice in the chest, a Thief River Falls man was recovering in a Fargo hospital Monday, while prosecutors were still compiling charges against the alleged shooter. Ryan Houle, 28, was identified Monday as the man shot at about 2:40 a.m....
August 11, 2015 - 8:25am
July 7, 2015
Security guard who killed man in Twin Cities won’t be charged
MAPLEWOOD, Minn. -- Prosecutors will not press charges against a security guard who shot and killed a man after being attacked by a group outside the Stargate nightclub in Maplewood. The guard, an employee of JBM Patrol & Protection, acted within the law May 29 when he fatally...
July 7, 2015 - 1:28pm
June 26, 2015
Felton, Minn., man charged with accidentally shooting baby while cleaning gun
FELTON, Minn. -- A Felton, Minn., man is accused of shooting his 22-month-old daughter in the leg after handling his gun in dim lighting after...
June 26, 2015 - 8:47am
Texas man accused in shooting that injured 22-month-old girl
The Clay County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Texas man in Moorhead Tuesday evening in connection with the shooting of a 22-month-old girl in Felton on Friday. Fernando Rocha, 24, of Weslaco, Texas, was arrested at about 5 p.m. Tuesday in south Moorhead on a charge of felony child...
June 26, 2015 - 5:20am
June 23, 2015
Man charged in Minneapolis shootings of mother, toddler
MINNEAPOLIS — A Minneapolis gang member is charged with shooting a mother and child while firing at a rival’s SUV last week at a south Minneapolis park. The mother and 15-month-old child survived their wounds, but the child suffered permanent injuries to the intestine and bowels,...
June 23, 2015 - 8:56am
June 19, 2015
Police: Mother, daughter caught in crossfire in South Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS -- A woman and her 15-month-old daughter were injured Thursday afternoon in South Minneapolis when they were hit by gunfire intended for someone or something else, according to police. The shooting happened about 2:15 p.m. at the intersection of Park Avenue and Franklin...
June 19, 2015 - 9:13am
June 11, 2015
Crookston, Minn., man pleads guilty in officer shooting case
A Crookston man pleaded guilty to two attempted murder charges and six other charges Wednesday as part of a plea agreement. Michael Jon Perry,...
June 11, 2015 - 8:57am