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Minnesota firefighter responding to fatal car crash discovers that 16-year-old victim is his son
Highway 34 culvert replacement set for Oct. 24
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Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
McCulloch all-time winningest football coach at Valley City State
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
A 'Midwest' mural; Artist paints a Minnesota-inspired mural on Midwest Printing building
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
St. Andrew's Society to host Scottish dinner Nov. 5
Museum's Barn Raising Bash' set for Oct. 29
New children's hockey book, authored by former DL resident, to be on shelves Wednesday
Marylou F. Chromy
Douglas H. Meyer
Mavis L. Nelson
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
Trump wrong to attack Hillary through her husband
Free press group: 'Trump presidency represents threat to press freedom unknown in modern history'
Thanks to newspaper for Toast of Tamarac publicity
Minnesota mayors: Let's support candidates who will deliver results
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Explore the possibilities: New online tool helps find public hunting land
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Fall fishing in cold water
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
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