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Video: Bison Turf engulfed in flames
Crime & Accident Report
Pelican man’s felony theft charge is dismissed
Alexandria woman dies after crash
Teen dies after being hit by truck
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Post 15 moves on to Sub-state quarterfinals
Cooper ends Smith’s run at U.S. Juniors
Andy Lia given key to the city, July 20, 2016 proclaimed Andy Lia Day in Detroit Lakes
Smith advances to U.S. Junior round of 32
Birthday wish granted, DL travel agent takes dream vacation
Air travel legislation is ‘an amazing win for consumers’
Fun with fresh fish
Social Security benefits not prorated; start month after turning 62
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
Friends & Neighbors
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Before you invest with a robo advisor...
Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
There’s still time to sign up for MN State Fair Talent Contest
Arts & Crafts in the Park is July 24 in Detroit Lakes
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Sheryl "Sheri" Knowles
Marlin M. Ziegler
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
Get serious on special session
A tale of 2 Independence Days
Letter: It’s great to see the tram operating again, with a sharp eye out for weeds
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Rain much-needed to fill low lakes
Birds are singing to mark territory, win mates
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
July 7, 2016
‘American Pickers’ to film in MN
Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Minnesota! They plan to film episodes of the hit series “American Pickers”...
July 7, 2016 - 5:05am
October 16, 2015
‘Blind Joe’ preaches perseverance to kids
Joseph Bommersbach learned to beat his friend at the video game “Street Fighter 2” the same way he honed his singing and guitar skills until he got on “The Voice”: a lot of practice and determination. The 32-year-old Kindred native and graduate of Fargo North High School...
October 16, 2015 - 5:40am
October 7, 2015
No deal yet for WDAY and DISH
Negotiations between DISH Network and WDAY-TV are still ongoing after an agreement was not reached by Monday’s deadline. According to a news release from WDAY, Monday at 3:59 p.m. marked the end of an extension granted to DISH Network by WDAY after the original agreement was...
October 7, 2015 - 11:00am
October 2, 2015
DISH Network, WDAY still have no agreement
WDAY-TV has granted DISH Network an extension that allows DISH Network to retransmit WDAY’s signal while the two sides continue negotiating a new contract. The contract between the two companies expired Wednesday afternoon, but the extension means they now have until 10:59 a.m....
October 2, 2015 - 3:46pm
September 23, 2015
Fargo’s Blind Joe picked for ‘Team Blake’
It’s Team Blake for Blind Joe. Fargo man Joseph Bommersbach, a Kindred, N.D., native and Fargo North High School graduate, appeared on Tuesday’s...
September 23, 2015 - 11:01am
January 25, 2015
‘American Idol’ picks singers from Bemidji, Fargo
In the end, Courtney “Guns” Gunsalus had a million-watt smile to match her million-watt voice. The 24-year-old Bemidji singer earned a “golden ticket” in Wednesday’s episode of “American Idol” as the three judges — Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick Jr....
January 25, 2015 - 8:30am
January 24, 2015
Area singers advance on ‘Idol’
Both Courtney “Guns” Gunsalus, 24, of Bemidji, and Zach Johnson, 21, of Fargo, both earned “golden tickets” Wednesday to advance to the next round of “American Idol” in Hollywood, Calif. In “Idol,” which is now in its 14th season, successful auditioners move on...
January 24, 2015 - 7:00am
January 14, 2015
Season 2 of ‘Fargo’ moves to southwest MN
Everyone could be a celebrity in a small town. For Rock County sheriff Evan Verbrugge, this may be truer than ever. He’s gaining a bit of...
January 14, 2015 - 8:33am
January 9, 2015
Fargo graduate lands role on popular ‘Glee’
Nick Fink was already getting close to landing plum roles with nothing on his resume. Now, after a busy end of 2014 that saw the 2009 graduate of Fargo South High School film small parts on hit TV shows “Glee,” “The Mentalist” and “Justified,” Fink’s ready to break...
January 9, 2015 - 2:10pm
January 8, 2015
WDAY/WDAZ to air Sat. morning show
WDAY/WDAZ News announced the launch the region’s first live, hour-long Saturday morning newscast. First News Saturday will begin airing...
January 8, 2015 - 10:30am
December 17, 2014
'Last Week Tonight' takes 'Daily Show' format to next level
When I first heard John Oliver was leaving "The Daily Show" for his own show on HBO, I'll admit I was skeptical. Though Oliver was a surprisingly good fill-in while Stewart was away last summer filming "Rosewater," yet another show built around political satire seemed like it would...
December 17, 2014 - 8:11am
December 3, 2014
CNN documentary talks synthetic overdoses
A CNN documentary that aired Tuesday night tells the story of two Grand Forks area teens who died from synthetic drug overdoses within days of one another, something that still weighs heavily on a Grand Forks family more than two years later. The documentary was produced over several...
December 3, 2014 - 11:30am
November 19, 2014
NBC, Netflix cancel Bill Cosby's shows after sex assault claims
NBC said on Wednesday it has canceled an upcoming project with veteran comedian Bill Cosby, his second show to be pulled after accusations that...
November 19, 2014 - 9:00am
June 23, 2014
'Fargo' picks up three Critics' Choice Television Awards
LOS ANGELES -- Aw jeez, FX's "Fargo" sure was a heck of a show, according to the Critics' Choice Television Awards. The 10-episode series inspired by the Coen brothers' black comedy film won three of the five awards it was nominated for on Thursday, picking up high honors in the...
June 23, 2014 - 9:11am