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Local National Guard unit wins acclaim during grueling training in Mojave Desert
DL man faces first-degree drug charge for meth
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Offensive woes continue for Laker girls
Pelican Rapids completes sweep at Frazee
Viking girls hold on for win at Frazee
Wrestlers looking to jump back in section mix
Wittner takes over Hornet basketball program
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
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
Diana Lynn Aker
Helen C. Erickson
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Jeffrey Lee Olds
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
Editorial: Becker County scams - why can't we stop them?
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
'In Spite of Heroin': Area mom pens book about surviving twin sons’ addiction
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
Severe Weather Announcements (3)
April 2, 2012
UPDATE: Trucker who died in crash with train near Plummer, Minn., identified
A semi-truck driver who lost his life in a crash with a train near here early Saturday has been identified. Dale J. Buzzell, 65, of Isanti, Minn. was driving north on U.S. Highway 59 when his vehicle collided with an eastbound Canadian Pacific Railway train crossing the road. According...
April 2, 2012 - 8:55am
February 23, 2012
"I should have strangled him": Thief River Falls woman rescues nearly blind dog from rabid skunk
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - Russell and Regina Goodhall were enjoying a quiet Saturday morning Feb.
February 23, 2012 - 8:43am
November 22, 2011
51 cats rescued from Thief River Falls home
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - The Humane Society here said it was called to deal with a small house filled with 51 cats that took a week to catch. Dawn Williamson, operations manager for the Pennington County Humane Society, said police called her Nov. 12 about an elderly woman whose...
November 22, 2011 - 9:29am
November 13, 2011
Klobuchar praises advances in veteran care, but says more work is needed
The federal government has implemented an "historic increase" in health care funding for veterans in the past few years, she said, while also increasing education benefits to help returning soldiers get the training and experience they need to be successful. But Klobuchar said more...
November 13, 2011 - 8:53am
November 12, 2011
Arctic Cat recalls nearly 1,400 ATVs over steering issue
. Talk about it Arctic Cat Inc. of Thief River Falls has issued a safety recall for nearly 1,400 ATVs because of a potential crash hazard. The...
November 12, 2011 - 9:17am
October 11, 2011
Jobs, population discussed during northwest Minnesota summit
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- In the midst of a struggling statewide economy, the community of Thief River Falls has a problem other Minnesota cities...
October 11, 2011 - 9:45am
October 10, 2011
Dayton to visit Greenbush fire area today, plus economic development summit in TRF
Gov. Mark Dayton will tour the site of the Juneberry 3 fire today and meet and thank firefighters at the Incident Command Center in Greenbush,...
October 10, 2011 - 8:49am
September 18, 2011
Thief River Falls' Digi-Key company: Keyed for growth
Thief River Falls, Minn.-based Digi-Key Corp. was hit with a wave of new orders shortly after the deadly tsunami hit the Japanese coast in March. Anticipated shortages of the electronic components that Digi-Key distributes worldwide led to a big spike in orders for the local company...
September 18, 2011 - 11:59am
August 9, 2011
Sanford Health plans Thief River Falls facility
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - Sanford Health will build a new $60 million medical center and clinic here. Groundbreaking is scheduled for the spring...
August 9, 2011 - 8:22am
Northland Tech braces for layoffs
Administrators at Northland Community and Technical College say they still hope state budget negotiators can avoid a July 1 government shutdown, but layoff notices could go out to about half the college's roughly 300 employees on Friday. Anne Temte, president of the college with...
June 9, 2011 - 8:40am
Thief River Falls nurse sentenced for posing as doctor to get drugs
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.
December 9, 2008 - 12:00am
December 8, 2008
Sister of missing Thief River Falls woman dies in car crash
A sister of Gina Anderson, the Thief River Falls woman missing since Oct. 23, died early Sunday in a one-car accident in Pennington County. Jill Lappegaard was 22, said her father, Steve Lappegaard. "We're devastated," he said, his voice breaking. Jill lived with her parents, Steve...
December 8, 2008 - 12:00am
November 23, 2008
Thief knocks out woman, steals her purse in Fargo
A thief struck a woman in the face, knocking her unconscious, and stole her purse Friday night in north Fargo, police said. The incident happened about 10 p.m. in the 500 block of Fourth Street North. According to Fargo Police Sgt. Mark Lykken: The victim told police she was standing...
November 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 3, 2008
Man arrested after calling police on stolen cell phone
A 29-year-old Duluth man was arrested early Wednesday after calling police with a cell phone from a purse he's accused of stealing. A reporter told Duluth police Sgt. Don Boso that it didn't appear that the suspect arrested by Officer Kristina Schulte early Wednesday has a prior...
July 3, 2008 - 12:00am
April 24, 2008
Thief climbs tower for copper wire
DULUTH, Minn. - About 900 feet of copper wire is missing from a 360-foot cell phone tower in Duluth, thanks to a gutsy thief. Police say the suspect or suspects climbed the tower, which is as long as the entire length of a football field. Duluth police investigator Trudie Thompson...
April 24, 2008 - 12:00am