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Audubon man faces domestic assault charges
MnDOT adds North Star Route to U.S. bicycle system
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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Wrestlers looking to jump back in section mix
Wittner takes over Hornet basketball program
Hornet wrestlers take Unruh Invite
Laker girls hockey shutout at Sartell
Raider girls snap 36-game skid
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
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Jeffrey Lee Olds
Ruth I. Knapp
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)
February 19, 2013
3 arrested for stealing $19K in supplies from local business
Local authorities arrested three men Thursday after the suspects tried to get away with more than $19,000 worth of wiring and tools from a local business. At around 1:24 a.m., the Wadena Police Department responded to a report of unknown individuals in the Minnesota Valley Irrigation...
February 19, 2013 - 12:57pm
Alleged assault with butter knife lands Fargo woman in jail
FARGO - Police arrested a Fargo woman early Tuesday after she allegedly assaulted a male acquaintance with a butter knife. Officers responded at 3:53 a.m. to a report of a woman with a knife at an apartment in the 800 block of 12th Avenue North. Four people were in the apartment...
February 19, 2013 - 11:19am
People urged to consider court reporting as a career
Tracy Bennett enjoys her job as a court reporter because she gets a continuing education in criminal, civil and family law, as well as learning...
February 19, 2013 - 8:44am
Tips for choosing vehicles with 'smart features' for older drivers
AAA recommends that if you: Suffer from hip or leg pain, decreased leg strength or limited knee range of motion, look for vehicles with six-way adjustable power seats and seat heights that come between the driver's mid-thigh and lower buttocks. These features can make it easier...
February 19, 2013 - 8:41am
How to approach conversation when it's time to evaluate driving capabilities in an elderly relative, friend
Dealing with a relative or friend who wants to continue to drive -- but shouldn't -- is a dilemma many people would rather not face, but more...
February 19, 2013 - 8:38am
Details released about arrest of man who later killed himself in Hibbing lockup
A State Patrol trooper had to use a Taser to subdue a rural Duluth man who had just rolled his pickup after a short chase early Sunday; the man later killed himself in the St. Louis County lockup facility in Hibbing, officials said. According to State Patrol Lt. Eric Roeske, a trooper...
February 19, 2013 - 8:34am
Nothing is not an 'option' in gun debate
ST. PAUL - Joan Peterson said Minnesota lawmakers must act to control gun violence like the shooting that killed her sister in the Twin Cities...
February 19, 2013 - 8:27am
February 18, 2013
Two dead in I-94 crash near Barnesville as blowing snow wreaks havoc on roads
BARNESVILLE, Minn. - The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a four-vehicle accident on Interstate 94 near here that has killed at least...
February 18, 2013 - 2:32pm
Minnesota congressman says Americans should expect big budget cuts, job losses
ST. PAUL - U.S. Rep.
February 18, 2013 - 12:03pm
Conservation officers come across a cart full of trouble
Aquatic invasive species (AIS) are normally confined to waterways, so conservation officers (COs) with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) were surprised when they recently discovered a full-blown infestation in a parking lot. CO candidate Jen Mueller and CO field...
February 18, 2013 - 9:59am
Hubbard County looks at new options for trash disposal
To burn or not to burn. That is the question. Hubbard County commissioners Tuesday mulled over the issue of waste disposal and the future. As waste piles up, the options to deal with it seem to become more limited.
February 18, 2013 - 9:57am
Cattle numbers down in Wadena area
Last summer's drought made headlines around the state. What people may not realize, however, is that as farms struggle to deal with lack of water,...
February 18, 2013 - 8:23am
Sled dog team for Bemidji lawmaker collides with truck
One dog was killed and two others injured early Sunday when a Northland musher's sled dog team collided with a truck at a road crossing while competing in a race in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. The musher, Frank Moe of Hovland, was not injured in the crash that took place during the...
February 18, 2013 - 8:17am
Fargo woman uncovers WWII love letters in abandoned house
Kerry Conlin, of Fargo, left, found a box of love letters in her home from a WWII-era romance between actors Vicki Bakken of Long Prairie, Minn.,...
February 18, 2013 - 8:05am
Duluth man catches world-record lake trout
Bruce Sederberg had caught enough big lake trout that he knew he had something special on his line that January afternoon. He had caught 15-...
February 18, 2013 - 7:57am