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Why is it so hard to get internet in the country? Klobuchar, Peterson in DL Friday to 'seize the moment'
Special council meetings set: Scheduling conflicts result in separate sessions for street project, sales tax
Libraries (quietly and respectfully, of course) push for state funding change
Woman pleads guilty in beheading death of Minn. man
Minn. man charged for swindling $60,000 from friend after faking cancer
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Congratulations and good luck Laker Gymnastics!
VIDEO: Lakers three-peat in convincing fashion
Anderson overtime winner redemption for Pirates
Lamoureux Hockey Camp coming to DL in June
Hibbert refocused for Michigan Snocross National
Area students graduate from MSUM
Area students graduate from NDSU
Getting to know Norway: Local pastor leads overseas trip
Rietsema graduates from RCTC
Time to take after the Good Samaritan
Friends & Neighbors
Dan's Service Center has new service advisor
MN gas prices down 2 cents
Arvig Donated More Than $450,000 Back to Communities in 2016
Economic Development Summit scheduled for March 3
Prepare your budget for closing costs when buying a home
Ski, snowshoe or hike by candlelight at Maplewood Saturday
BTD met their (donation) match at 21st annual Polar Fest Plunge
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Noreen M. Huwe
Albert M. Finch
Dell D. Holm
Joanne B. Anderson
Letter: Becker County jail should be built by local craftspeople
Detroit Lakes Tribune editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Lynn Hummel column: Lack energy? You just have to know where to look
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
An early start for a strong farm bill
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
December 15, 2009
CDC recalls 800,000 doses of H1N1 vaccine
FARGO - About 800,000 doses of H1N1 vaccine are being recalled nationwide, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced this morning. Concern has arisen over the effectiveness of the specific doses, which were for ages 6 months to nearly 3 years old. North Dakota...
December 15, 2009 - 1:09pm
December 14, 2009
Fargo teen, H1N1 flu victim, fighting for his life at MeritCare
FARGO - A 15-year-old Fargo boy who is infected with swine flu is in MeritCare Hospital and fighting for his life, the medical center announced today. Keith Worthington, an eighth-grader at Ben Franklin Middle School, went to the emergency room Oct. 19 with flu-like symptoms, including...
December 14, 2009 - 1:19pm
December 9, 2009
Mass H1N1 flu clinic set for Thursday in Detroit Lakes
Good news for those most at-risk of catching the H1N1 flu virus. Becker County Community Health has finally received a sizable shipment of H1N1 vaccine -- both nasal and injectable -- and will hold a public immunization clinic from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday at the armory in Detroit...
December 9, 2009 - 11:16am
November 25, 2009
H1N1 linked to 6 deaths this month, 1 in healthy adult
"It's just unbelievable," said Debbie Walczynski of her son's improbable death last week after a bout with the H1N1 flu. Matthew James Walczynski, 32, of Duluth came home from work Nov. 6 running a fever of 103.8 degrees, and went straight to bed, according to his mother. Ten days...
November 25, 2009 - 7:54am
November 19, 2009
Newest flu report has better news for Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's H1N1 flu outbreak continues to ease, but state health officials warn that another wave may be on the way. "We may be...
November 19, 2009 - 2:23pm
November 13, 2009
H1N1 claims seven more victims including one each from Beltrami and Wadena counties
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota health officials report seven more Minnesotans died of the flu at a time when fewer cases were reported across the state. They include one death in Beltrami County. "For the second week in a row, we do have some promising indicators that we may be having a...
November 13, 2009 - 9:22am
November 10, 2009
Activists asked to leave Fargo flu vaccination clinic
FARGO -- Two teenage political activists were asked to leave an H1N1 vaccination clinic Monday in Fargo after handing out literature to the...
November 10, 2009 - 9:05am
October 30, 2009
Fargo flu clinic won't allow people to stand inside while waiting for vaccine Saturday
FARGO -- People who arrive early for Cass County's H1N1 vaccination clinic Saturday morning will have to wait outside, so health officials said they don't want lines forming before the clinic opens. Because of how the clinic is being set up at Fargo North High School, the first parents...
October 30, 2009 - 1:04pm
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota explains H1N1 vaccine coverage
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota today issued a press release concerning H1N1 vaccine coverage. The insurer pays for the administration of H1N1 vaccines on all of its policies, according to company officials. BCBSND's standard benefits include covering vaccines recommended...
October 30, 2009 - 10:53am
October 29, 2009
State confirms 2 more deaths due to H1N1 flu
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota health officials confirmed two more deaths from H1N1 flu Wednesday as more schools report flu outbreaks and the number of people hospitalized continues to rise. While the Health Department will not provide specific identifications, the family of Oliver Franklin...
October 29, 2009 - 2:03pm
October 28, 2009
H1N1 flu immunity not guaranteed
FARGO -- People should still be vaccinated even if they believe they've had the H1N1 flu, say North Dakota and Minnesota health officials. H1N1, also called swine flu, has been widespread in North Dakota and Minnesota communities recently, with North Dakota health officials estimating...
October 28, 2009 - 10:08am
October 27, 2009
North Dakota reports first H1N1 death
FARGO -- As Cass and Clay county health officials announced on Monday their first public clinics to vaccinate area residents against the H1N1 flu virus, the North Dakota Health Department confirmed the first H1N1-related death in the state. A northwestern North Dakota man older...
October 27, 2009 - 11:05am
October 23, 2009
New state flu hotline swamped
October 23, 2009 - 8:56am
October 22, 2009
H1N1 blamed for 3 deaths, flu hotline busy
ST. PAUL -- Callers to Minnesota's new flu hotline reported no answers, busy signals and long waits today as the Health Department said three more people died from H1N1 flu. The deaths were in Martin, Steele and Freeborn counties, all in southern Minnesota. Two were children younger...
October 22, 2009 - 1:15pm
H1N1 vaccine won't be widely available in region until after Thanksgiving
FARGO -- Minnesota and North Dakota health officials still don't know when the H1N1 vaccine might be available to the general public, but they do know it won't come as quickly as many in both states have been hoping. Slow production has prompted state officials to cut back on original...
October 22, 2009 - 9:28am