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Minnesota House members must take harassment prevention training or lose committees
Second woman accuses Sen. Franken of sexual harassment
Montana man hunting for pheasants shoots, kills rapidly-approaching grizzly bear
A career spent fighting wildfires: DL man puts down the hose after 28 years
Call the doctor, this dirt needs help: Local farmers will play key role in new healthy soils initiative
Gulon, Tracy reach state swimming championship podium
Payne continues point streak against EGF
'I'm just playing football': A humble Adam Thielen is the Vikings' feel-good story
Thielen keeps streaks going in Vikings victory over Rams
McDougall blanks Royals for first victory of the season
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Humane Society of the Lakes assistant manager promoted
Limited number of free MANNA memberships available: BC Energize challenges community to match Essentia donation to JOCAL JEWEL program
Aspen Institute recognizes M State as one of nation's top 150 community colleges
LendEDU's look inside the class of 2017's plan for student loan repayment
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Country singer-songwriter Dustin Lynch at Shooting Star this Friday
World Kindness Day is November 13
It's time to 'Light Up the Lakes'!: Santa's seeking entries for his Nov. 27 Parade of Lights in DL
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Irene Rose Byer
Maureen "Mary" Miller
Maxine M. Boswell
Marilyn Joy Ostrander
House tax bill hurts charitable giving
A heartfelt thanks
Letters: Farmers need tax reform that helps middle class
Tax bills based on unsound economics, unwise fiscal policy
Letter: Proposed tax cut plans and the national debt
How birds and mammals survive the winter
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
First ice bite is good, but not worth foolish risks
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
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
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
June 4, 2015
Friesen leading DL trap team to state qualifier
Conference champion and senior Jona Friesen leads this season’s Detroit Lakes’ clay target team to state on a quest for his first state individual...
June 4, 2015 - 2:40pm
May 26, 2015
Airman identified as shooter in Grand Forks Wal-Mart
A 21-year-old airman has been identified as the shooter early this morning at the Wal-Mart Supercenter in south Grand Forks. Marcell Willis...
May 26, 2015 - 4:02pm
May 22, 2015
Black leaders decry ruling in fatal shooting by St. Paul police
ST. PAUL -- The St. Paul NAACP president said Thursday that he’s “deeply disappointed” a grand jury did not indict two police officers in the fatal shooting of Marcus Golden. But the head of the St. Paul police union said some in the community had rushed to judgment “with...
May 22, 2015 - 8:26am
May 15, 2015
Two dead in shooting at home near Walker, Minn.
The Cass County (Minn.) Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of two people at a residence on the shores of Leech Lake near Walker in northern Minnesota. The sheriff's office received a call at 7:18 p.m. Tuesday for medical assistance at a residence on the 8700 block of Midway...
May 15, 2015 - 8:48am
April 27, 2015
Minneapolis-St. Paul airport police shoot 'suspicious' person in parking ramp
ST. PAUL - Two people are hurt after a shooting at the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport. The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office says around 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Police responded to a report of suspicious people in the area of the Terminal 1 rental...
April 27, 2015 - 8:59am
April 22, 2015
Gunman called his mother during fatal standoff with St. Paul police
A 28-year-old man fatally shot by St. Paul police last month was on the phone with his mother during his standoff and said he feared officers would kill him, according to a 911 transcript. Police had been called to a report of an armed man in the area of White Bear and Wilson avenues...
April 22, 2015 - 4:16pm
February 26, 2015
Father-son shooting incident investigated Thursday in rural Perham
A Perham man suffered small cuts to his face, and his father is in jail, following a shooting incident in rural Perham on Wednesday. The Otter...
February 26, 2015 - 12:42pm
February 24, 2015
Drive-by shooting reported near Bagley
BEMIDJI -- The Clearwater County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a drive-by shooting Monday afternoon about 8 miles southwest of Bagley. At approximately 3:20 p.m. Monday, the sheriff’s office received a call of a possible drive-by shooting at mobile home on the 11000 block...
February 24, 2015 - 12:08pm
February 20, 2015
Douglas County deputy tells of the time a bulletproof vest saved his life
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- “I saw the flash out of the left side corner of my eye and I felt something hit my chest. I heard that noise and I knew...
February 20, 2015 - 11:10am