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Lakers rout Rebels in season-opener
Thielen paved the way for fellow MSU-Mankato alumnus
Raiders, Greyhounds to meet for Fosston holiday title
Offensive woes continue for Laker girls
Pelican Rapids completes sweep at Frazee
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Styles on Willow has a new hair stylist
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Meet author Jerry Mevissen Sunday in Wadena
Bus trip to see Takei's 'Allegiance' on Tuesday, Dec. 13: One-night-only screening of Broadway play about Japanese-Americans’ ordeal during World War II to be held at West Acres Cinema
The power of music: Christmas Sing-Along fundraiser set for Sunday at Holmes Theatre
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Diana Lynn Aker
Robert Alfred (Bob) Anderson
Helen C. Erickson
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Pipeline protesters in ND win Pyrrhic victory
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Does penalizing airlines for customer service infractions do any good?
Don't curse the clouds, they have surprising benefits
December is a good month for pheasant hunting
Towering trees of Itasca Park are from a bygone age
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Men's Chorus Christmas concert set Sunday in Pelican Rapids
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Tuxes & Tails: Rescued dogs, tuxedo’d handlers to strut their stuff on the runway this coming Friday
'An Andy and Bing Christmas': Former NFL player to bring classic Christmas show to 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