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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
Carrier places at NYWA State Wrestling
Laker softball splits at Bemidji to start season
Registration open for Detroit Lakes Youth Football
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
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
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
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
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