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Search expands for missing NDSU student; no foul play suspected
Body believed to be missing NDSU student found north of Menard's in south Moorhead
Fargo woman arrested for slamming into stopped ambulance while fleeing traffic stop
Seeking a stronger safety net for kids
Husband charged with giving wife deadly dose of drug
"Mega Matt" wins at Milaca
Basketball and track star Michele Baker to be inducted to Laker Hall of Honor
Mollberg a shoe-in for Hall of Honor
Perham's Hein scores twice in BSU loss
Pequot Lakes blanks Green Wave
Ojibwe tradition continues with young men in Bemidji area
Holly McCamant: Why I hope girls don’t turn to the Paleo Diet
From pros to beginners, 600 ride in Laddies Loppet
Fall Festival: Frazee to host family activities
M State campuses to host free fall career exploration workshops
Friends & Neighbors
WDAZ wins Emmy for team coverage in GF
Polaris sues Arctic Cat over patents
Minnesota jobs up 6,100
MN gas prices down this week, this year
DL chiropractors pursuing new ventures
Vocal group Cantus coming to DL’s Holmes Theatre Tuesday
Pumpkin Fest begins Thursday in Lake Park
Open Mic Night Tuesday at NYM Cultural Center
ITOW museum to host reception for veterans’ art exhibit this Thursday
DL Methodist church to hold fall supper
Franklin Jackson Jr.
Good news on jobs, income
New Iraq strategy won’t solve underlying issues
Cass Lake AIS find is all too common
Seniors on the move: Is an herbal remedy right for your ills?
Letter: U.S. Senate candidate running campaign of hate
Deer hunters’ group initiates hunter observation survey
Fishing Lines: Which bait is the best for fall fishing?
North Words: Yellow-bellied sapsuckers, northern flickers only around a few months
Cabin close-up is the time to inspect for AIS
Brad Laabs: As weather goes, so goes September fishing
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St. Patrick's Day
March 13, 2014
Patrols will be out St. Patty’s Day weekend
The Minnesota State Patrol recognizes St. Patrick’s Day historically is a dangerous drinking and driving party time. Troopers, deputies and officers from around Minnesota will be working Towards Zero Deaths (TZD) Driving While Impaired shifts all weekend, in conjunction with...
March 13, 2014 - 12:00pm
March 9, 2014
St. Patty wasn’t always a saint
St. Patrick’s Day has its own…reputation. Green beer, mischievous leprechauns and T-shirts that say “Kiss me, I’m Irish.” But what is the real point of the popular March 17 holiday? The history According to historians, March 17 marks the day that the actual...
March 9, 2014 - 1:00pm
March 15, 2013
Expect a 'wee bit' extra DWI enforcement on St. Patrick's Day weekend
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Partygoers are reminded to plan ahead for a sober ride this St. Patrick’s Day weekend as several law enforcement agencies around the state will be adding extra DWI patrols on the roads to prevent alcohol-related crashes. St. Patrick’s Day is historically a...
March 15, 2013 - 8:05am
March 13, 2013
Go gourmet on St. Patrick’s Day
Whether you’re planning on celebrating this St. Patrick’s Day by wishing for a little “luck o’ the Irish” or trying to find the fabled “pot of gold,” there’s no denying that Irish-themed food will be on menus everywhere. It’s not unusual to see Guinness stout...
life / food
March 13, 2013 - 9:02am
March 8, 2013
Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day at the Detroit Lakes Library
“St. Patrick’s Day is an enchanted time — a day to begin transforming winter’s dreams into summer’s magic.” —Adrienne Cook. Even if you aren’t Irish, it’s hard to argue with Adrienne Cook’s sentiment. Happy St. Patrick’s Day from the staff at the library,...
entertainment / books
March 8, 2013 - 3:30pm
March 7, 2012
Watercress takes center stage in colorful, flavorful soup
Whether Irish or not, as March 17 approaches, many home cooks start thinking green. Food coloring and sprinkles turn cookies and cupcakes into...
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am