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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
October 17, 2011
Essentia partners with Sioux Falls' Avera to treat liver disease
FARGO - Patients battling liver disease treated by Essentia Health here now can see a team of specialists visiting from Avera Health in Sioux Falls, S.D. The partnership means Essentia patients, including those who are waiting for a liver transplant, no longer must travel for specialist...
October 17, 2011 - 8:46am
August 12, 2011
Kleinsasser: Big Sky issue might mean it's time to 'move on' with Sioux nickname issue
MANKATO, Minn. -- The Fighting Sioux nickname has no doubt been a loud issue in the NCAA, but it has also resonated into the National Football League. Minnesota Vikings tight end and former University of North Dakota standout Jim Kleinsasser has been keeping up with the ongoing debate...
August 12, 2011 - 9:09am
June 21, 2011
UND president wants Sioux nickname mandate repealed
GRAND FORKS - At the conclusion of last week's meeting of the state Board of Higher Education in Minot, UND President Robert Kelley approached...
June 21, 2011 - 8:31am
March 9, 2011
N.D. Senate committee gives nickname bill 'do not pass' recommendation
The Senate Education Committee has given a do-not pass recommendation to the Fighting Sioux nickname bill. The 5-2 vote against the bill came...
March 9, 2011 - 8:22am
February 22, 2011
North Dakota House votes to keep UND Fighting Sioux nickname, logo
BISMARCK - The North Dakota House debated a Fighting Sioux bill for about 30 minutes on Monday before showing strong support to keep the University...
February 22, 2011 - 7:38am
April 4, 2009
Nickname divides UND Senate
GRAND FORKS - True to its controversial nature, UND's Fighting Sioux nickname divided the University Senate on Thursday when a resolution opposing...
April 4, 2009 - 9:20am
March 21, 2009
Final Five: Duluth stifles Sioux
March 21, 2009 - 8:48am
March 9, 2009
Engelstads behind Sioux scholarship gif
The family of Ralph Engelstad is behind a $1 million Sioux scholarship endowment at the University of North Dakota, they announced this week. The Engelstad Family Foundation released a statement that confirmed what many suspected since the scholarship was established in 2006. The...
March 9, 2009 - 8:53am
February 27, 2009
UND nickname committee wades into debate
GRAND FORKS - In their first meeting as a group Thursday, there already were strong divisions among some members of the UND Fighting Sioux nickname committee. At stake was whether the committee ought to meet with members of the namesake tribes, even if tribal leaders refuse to be...
February 27, 2009 - 6:00am
February 11, 2009
Spirit Lake tribal members want UND nickname on ballot
A group of Spirit Lake tribal members plans to ask the tribal council to hold a reservationwide referendum on UND's Fighting Sioux nickname. "I feel very strongly about it," said group member Eunice Davidson of Devils Lake. "I like the name. I like the college using the name." She...
February 11, 2009 - 6:00am
February 4, 2009
North Dakota Legislative panel recommends killing bill requiring annual NDSU, UND football game
UPDATED 12:20 p.m. BISMARCK - A legislative committee recommended this morning that the House kill a bill that would require an annual football game between North Dakota State University and the University of North Dakota. Before voting 12-1 to give House Bill 1507 a do-not-pass...
February 4, 2009 - 12:40pm
August 26, 2008
Phil Jackson on the Sioux nickname: 'Do the right thing'
Alumnus and legendary NBA coach Phil Jackson urged the University of North Dakota on Monday to "do the right thing" and resolve the emotional Fighting Sioux nickname controversy. "We have to rethink probably our nickname and moniker," he said during the second of two public appearances...
August 26, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
Carp die, but cause unknown
North Dakota and Minnesota officials are looking into what killed thousands of carp in the Bois de Sioux River south of Wahpeton, N.D. Dead fish have started to pile up between Wahpeton and Breckenridge, Minn., where the Bois de Sioux joins the Otter Tail River to form the Red River,...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
June 23, 2008
University system chancellor plans to meet with UND?leaders on Fighting Sioux nickname
GRAND FORKS - North Dakota University System Chancellor William Goetz said Thursday he plans to meet with some UND campus leaders in coming weeks to discuss the future of the school's controversial Fighting Sioux nickname before naming a committee to formally address the issue. Goetz...
June 23, 2008 - 12:00am