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Vehicle strikes Moorhead High student in crosswalk near school
Anti-Islam presentation draws protesters inside and outside MN church
Concordia to allow 'of age' students to drink 'limited quantities' of alcohol on campus
Lawn mower partially severs leg of 4-year-old Vergas boy
Lake Park man wins $20,000 playing lottery game
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XC: Laker boys third, girls fifth at Hermes Invite
Lakers down Prowlers in five-set thriller
DL Youth Hockey fundraiser banquet Oct. 14
Middle schoolers revive Chess Club
HALL OF HONOR: 2006 girls golf first-ever state champions
Mn State colleges, universities waive application fees in October
The beauty of God's Grace
'We have so much to celebrate'; At 99 years old, First Lutheran gets a facelift
There's a new pastor in town
Finding God all over this socialist, nonreligious country
Friends & Neighbors
Green awarded by small-business group
Essentia Health Welcomes Licensed Psychologist in Detroit Lakes
Shaping up your business: Biz boot camp set for Oct. 17
Renting a car
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
Maplewood to host Leaf Days this weekend
MN singer-songwriter to give Saturday concert at Holmes
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Marion E. Olson
Duane L. Erickson
DeAnn K. Helliksen
Jerome F. "Jody" Muench
William V. "Bill" Vipond
How to survive a crash with a power pole
Student Republican assaulted prior to debate because she was wearing pro-Trump clothing
Jacob can now rest, parents should not
Thank you for a successful rotary blood screening
Big garbage, big economy
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
May 26, 2016
Fargo woman arrested after shooting incident at Hawley school
HAWLEY, Minn. — A Fargo woman was in the Clay County Jail Thursday morning, May 26, after she was arrested by Hawley police Wednesday night on suspicion of having fired a gun near the Hawley Elementary School. According to a report released by Hawley Police Chief Joe Backlund:...
May 26, 2016 - 10:57am
March 31, 2016
Report: Fargo SWAT negotiators considered encouraging Schumacher to kill himself during standoff
FARGO – Marcus Schumacher had just killed a Fargo police officer. And he was holed up in his house on the city's north side with several long...
March 31, 2016 - 8:25am
February 12, 2016
Friends say slain Fargo cop ‘had no fear’
Jason Moszer died Thursday with a fixed place in the memories of his friends and fellow police officers who knew him as a cop who excelled at...
February 12, 2016 - 2:29pm
February 11, 2016
Suspected shooter in Fargo standoff was charged with murder in 1988
Marcus Schumacher, who's been identified as the suspected shooter in a standoff Wednesday night that left a Fargo police officer with a life-threatening...
February 11, 2016 - 3:45pm
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