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In the Zone
Life after retirement: Retirees face financial, emotional challenges
Howard Kossover: Where Social Security benefits come from
Rylee Sue Fingalson
Niilo Adam Tervola Hultberg
Friends & Neighbors
Shevlin 93-year-old takes doe with grandfather’s 146-year-old rifle
Brad Laabs: New technology makes ice fishing more enjoyable
Blane Klemek: Spinning some yarns about wildlife myths
Brad Laabs: Ice is forming on area lakes; be cautious anglers
Mille Lacs walleye regulation to remain the same
Unemployment rate hits five-year low, eyes on the Fed
Old bar turns into new, cozy ‘Event 34’
Gas prices in MN dip faster than nation
Creative Mix hires new personal stylist
Canola event being held for area farmers
Our Opinion: Quit putting off that flu vaccine
Lynn Hummel: Imagination and a pile of junk
Steve Green: Promises of Obamacare in MN failing taxpayers
LETTER: Caregivers keep having to do more and more with less
Our Opinion: We don’t miss the dysfunction
Saana Ensemble in NYM Friday
Terri Schlichenmeyer: ‘The Dogs of Christmas’ is a holiday treasure
This Week in Entertainment
Holiday events aplenty in the DL area
Concert Friday Dec. 6th in DL
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August 30, 2013
New signal operating on Highway 10 in Hawley
HAWLEY, Minn. – A new traffic signal is now operating on Highway 10 here. The signal at Highway 10 and County Road 31/County Road 33 is part of this summer’s intersection modification project. The modified Highway 10 median crossings at Eighth Street and Michael Street will...
August 30, 2013 - 9:21am
August 28, 2012
Northern Township project closes section of road for week
NORTHERN TOWNSHIP - A short section of Country Club Road Northeast will be closed to traffic for the week. A news release from Beltrami County said the closed road section is south of Goldenrod Street Northeast, about three quarters of a mile north of Bemidji Avenue. Crews, hired...
news / local
August 28, 2012 - 10:28am
August 24, 2012
DOT: Second interstate bridge recommended in Winona
WINONA, Minn. (AP) — State transportation officials are recommending a new two-lane interstate bridge be built over the Mississippi River, next to the existing span in Winona which has been listed as structurally deficient. MnDOT says once the new bridge is finished, the existing...
August 24, 2012 - 12:02pm
U.S. 75 detour in Kittson Co. starts Monday
HALLOCK, Minn. -- The detour on U.S. Highway 75 between Kennedy and Hallock starts Monday as crews replace a culvert, the Minnesota Department of Transportation said Thursday. The detour in Kittson County will total 21 miles. The project is expected to be done mid-September.
news / region
August 24, 2012 - 4:09am
August 23, 2012
DOT, Bemidji contractor fined for stormwater work
BEMIDJI – The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency announced Thursday that it penalized the Minnesota Department of Transportation and a Bemidji-based contractor for construction stormwater violations along 18 highway miles in Koochiching County. MnDOT, the state agency responsible...
news / local
August 23, 2012 - 2:52pm
Woman struck and killed in Maple Grove
MAPLE GROVE, Minn. (AP) — Police in Maple Grove are working to identify a woman struck and killed while walking in a construction zone. Authorities say the woman was hit by a vehicle about 1:30 a.m. Thursday. Investigators say their initial findings show the driver was not at fault....
August 23, 2012 - 11:17am
August 22, 2012
Construction projects impact traffic on area roads
BEMIDJI - Paving and road projects are ongoing through the area, forcing at least one closure. In Grant Valley Township and Bemidji has several road project upgrades taking place. Today, Stone Lake Road Southwest, north of Division St (County Road 14), is closed to traffic in order...
news / local
August 22, 2012 - 2:48pm
2 teens killed, 3 injured in Burnsville crash
BURNSVILLE, Minn. (AP) — Witnesses told investigators a car was speeding and swerving before it crashed in Burnsville, killing two teens and injuring three others. The Minnesota State Patrol says the driver lost control and the car rolled down an embankment and onto Interstate 35...
August 22, 2012 - 7:46am
Minnesota traffic deaths increase
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota has seen 205 traffic deaths so far this year, according to Sgt. Jesse Grabow of the State Patrol. He said in a news release Tuesday that a year ago at this time, the count was 204. A total of 368 died on Minnesota roads in 2011, the lowest annual total since...
August 22, 2012 - 7:42am
March 23, 2012
No need to speed: Traffic deaths up on North Dakota, Minnesota roads
Excessive speed and failure to wear seatbelts have killed more people on Minnesota roads through the first 11 weeks of the year, according to the state Department of Public Safety. To date, there have been 66 traffic deaths, up 47 percent from the same period last year when there...
March 23, 2012 - 6:55am
February 27, 2012
Ice, blowing snow make travel difficult; region under blizzard watch Tuesday, Wednesday
FARGO - In an accident that bore several eerie similarities to one that killed four North Dakota State University students near Alexandria, Minn.,...
February 27, 2012 - 8:29am
November 2, 2011
State Patrol investigating fatal Bemidji crash
The investigation into Monday's fatal crash near Bemidji continued today as investigators reconstructed the scene and conducted interviews with...
November 2, 2011 - 6:52am
August 16, 2011
3 injured in Monday night collision on U.S. 2 in McIntosh
A collision at U.S. Highway 2 and Polk County State Aid Highway 8 in McIntosh, Minn., shortly before 10 Monday night injured three people. One of them was ejected from his vehicle, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. Three people were taken to an undisclosed hospital, where two...
August 16, 2011 - 9:09am
February 7, 2011
Moorhead residents angry about closing of I-94 ramp -- new ramps open road to frustration
If one of his family members dies at a train crossing in Moorhead, one father knows what he will do about it. "If my daughter gets killed because she's waiting for a train and gets rear-ended?
February 7, 2011 - 8:47am
December 31, 2010
Highway 10, Interstate 94 reopens in Minnesota, but roads closed in North Dakota
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- Interstate 94 between Moorhead and Alexandria re-opened at 10:30 this morning, along with Highway 10 between Moorhead and Detroit Lakes. The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol announced the roads would reopen in a joint statement. However,...
December 31, 2010 - 1:36pm