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Minnesota legislature and Gov. Dayton grind out compromise on $46 billion in spending
Summer blood drive helps save lives
Volunteers needed in Otter Tail and Becker counties for DNR loon survey
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Frazee wrestlers aid VFW with holiday flags at Oak Grove
Parsons, Lormis repeat all-conference performances
Foster 29th at NCAA Outdoor West Prelims
Titans end Raiders’ baseball season
Prowler pitching stymies Detroit Lakes
Column: Big winners, big losers
Turning back the pages
Ehnerts celebrate 50 years together
Yliniemi is UMC's Student Volunteer of the Year
DL's Weber graduates from NSU
Friends & Neighbors
Okeson named Director of Nursing for Emmanuel Nursing Home
Food waste is money down the drain
MN gas prices up two cents
DL Public Utilities earns Reliable Public Power Provider designation
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, other acts headed to Fargo later this year
Local chef publishes culinary memoir
Column: There's nothing quite like a fresh-grilled burger...
Country singers Dwight Yoakam, Mary Chapin Carpenter add Fargo Theatre shows
Gabriel Nephi Megran
Dale W. Fagerlie
Ronald D. Lanoue Sr.
Victor M. Lindstrom
Remember to look around at the hurting heros among us
Lynn Hummel column: Everybody needs a Bud
Letter: Bad time to cut opioid drug prevention program
Letter: More than just a three-day weekend
Rural Minnesota leader: Lawmakers, please support County Program Aid
Getting squirrely: Be creative in keeping critters out of bird feeders
Walleye opener dubbed a 'big success'
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
Preparing to slay? Suggestions for opening weekend
MN CREP sign-up begins May 15, 2017
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
April 7, 2017
UPDATE: DL man shot, wounded in White Earth, authorities seek info
A 20-year-old man was shot in White Earth Thursday and authorities are seeking the public's help in the case. The man, Brandon Wichern of Detroit Lakes, was transported by White Earth Ambulance to Essentia St. Mary's Hospital in Detroit Lakes with injuries that are believed to be...
April 7, 2017 - 9:28am
Man shot, wounded in White Earth, authorities seek info
A 20-year-old man was shot in White Earth Thursday and authorities are seeking the public's help in the case. The man, whose identity was not released, was transported by White Earth Ambulance to Essentia St. Mary's Hospital in Detroit Lakes with injuries that are believed to be non-life-threatening,...
April 7, 2017 - 9:27am
Authorities investigate alleged shooting near White Earth, young man taken to hospital
White Earth, Minn. (WDAY/WDAZ-TV)--A man was taken to the hospital in Detroit Lakes after he says he was shot near White Earth. The Becker County...
April 7, 2017 - 6:46am
January 19, 2017
Suspect still unidentified as friends, colleagues mourn loss of deputy
ROLLA, N.D. -- Rolette County Sheriff’s Deputy Colt Allery was fatally shot and two other deputies are on paid administrative leave after a...
January 19, 2017 - 8:25pm
December 23, 2016
Waubun man shot in the face was wanted by authorities
The Becker County Sheriff's Office responded to a 911 call about a shooting at a Callaway, Minnesota, residence Wednesday morning. When officers arrived they found that William J. Keezer, 38, of Waubun, had suffered a gunshot wound to the face. Keezer was taken by ambulance to St....
December 23, 2016 - 5:15pm
November 20, 2016
'No reasonable officer ... would have used deadly force'
ST. PAUL — In a stunning decision that shook police and protesters alike, the officer who fatally shot Philando Castile was charged with...
November 20, 2016 - 6:04am
November 8, 2016
Hunter found dead in the woods in central Minn.
LITTLE FALLS, Minn.—A 41-year-old man was found Monday, Nov. 7, deceased in the woods after suffering an apparent gunshot wound in central Minnesota. Morrison County Sheriff Shawn Larsen reported deputies were called at 5:04 p.m. to a possible hunting accident on property near...
November 8, 2016 - 9:57am
October 28, 2016
3 dead, another injured in shooting inside Minneapolis apartment
MINNEAPOLIS — Two teens and an adult male are dead after a shooting inside a Minneapolis apartment building on Friday, Sept. 30. A fourth victim, an adult woman, has been taken to a Minneapolis hospital with unknown injuries. Minneapolis Police Officer Cory Schmidt police...
October 28, 2016 - 1:01pm
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