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Dent man injured when car leaves roadway
Man arrested in mobile home fire near Acorn Lake
AgweekTV: Presidential Turkeys
Workplace sexual harassment gets renewed attention as high-profile figures are accused in media reports
Minnesota deer farm shows no additional CWD-infected animals
Thielen keeps streaks going in Vikings victory over Rams
McDougall blanks Royals for first victory of the season
Laker swimmers reach finals in seven events, bust six school records
DeWulf leads Nevis to 9-man championship game
Laker diving seasons end in state semis
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Humane Society of the Lakes assistant manager promoted
Limited number of free MANNA memberships available: BC Energize challenges community to match Essentia donation to JOCAL JEWEL program
Aspen Institute recognizes M State as one of nation's top 150 community colleges
LendEDU's look inside the class of 2017's plan for student loan repayment
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Country singer-songwriter Dustin Lynch at Shooting Star this Friday
World Kindness Day is November 13
It's time to 'Light Up the Lakes'!: Santa's seeking entries for his Nov. 27 Parade of Lights in DL
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
James "Jim" Hermanson
Georgia L. Reiffenberger
Christine M. (Cris) Eidenschink
Joseph A. Bernardy
Raymond William Meyhoff
Letters: Farmers need tax reform that helps middle class
Tax bills based on unsound economics, unwise fiscal policy
Letter: Proposed tax cut plans and the national debt
Coots and bald eagles
Letter: Patriotism can take many forms
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
First ice bite is good, but not worth foolish risks
The northern cardinal: handsome and talented
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
September 3, 2016
Man sentenced for trying to flee police officer
A Stanton, N.D. man has been sentenced for fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle. Jordan Allen Duke, 24, was arrested May 8 after an officer clocked him going 58 miles per hour in a 40 mile an hour road construction zone on Highway 34.
September 3, 2016 - 5:00am
September 18, 2015
State gets tough on RV tax fraud
The Minnesota Department of Revenue reminds Minnesota residents that motor vehicles they purchase, including recreational vehicles, must be registered in Minnesota and are subject to the state’s 6.5 percent motor vehicle sales tax. This rule applies regardless of where the vehicle...
September 18, 2015 - 5:30am
May 1, 2015
Requirements for fire extinguishers vary with size of vehicle
Question: Hello, my question was referred to you by the State Fire Marshal’s office. I have a customer that has a fire extinguisher question. It is a school that just purchased a 10-passenger van and they are wondering what size fire extinguisher is required. Answer: This is...
May 1, 2015 - 5:40am
March 6, 2015
Car doors should be closed on road, regardless of load
The Question: I recently saw a vehicle going down the highway with one of the car doors left wide open; I believe it was the right rear door of this four-door vehicle. It appeared that the person in the vehicle was hauling something and unable to shut their car door. Whatever they...
March 6, 2015 - 5:35am
December 7, 2013
Minnesota woman killed in car-truck crash on icy highway
CLARA CITY, Minn. -- A woman was killed Thursday in west-central Minnesota in a head-on crash with a truck that had jack-knifed on an icy highway. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Debra Griebel, 60, of Marshall, was killed in the crash, which was reported shortly before...
December 7, 2013 - 10:30am
September 3, 2013
University of Minnesota Duluth group on cutting edge in car safety
DULUTH -- When cars talk to each other, everyone on the road is safer. That’s the summation of University of Minnesota Duluth professor...
September 3, 2013 - 8:47am
August 13, 2013
Man dies in accident north of Mahnomen
MAHNOMEN -- A 65-year-old man was declared dead Monday after a single-vehicle accident was reported north of Mahnomen. According to a press release from the Mahnomen County Sheriff’s Office: David Janisch, of rural Mahnomen, was pronounced dead after he was found lying outside...
August 13, 2013 - 10:15am
July 2, 2013
Man killed in Perham area crash
An elderly man died of injuries following a vehicle accident on Highway 13 late last Tuesday afternoon, north of Perham near the Becker County line.
July 2, 2013 - 2:37pm
June 25, 2013
Hibbing man must serve year in jail for fatal crash
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. - A Hibbing man convicted of striking and killing a man with his pickup truck will avoid prison time if he follows conditions of his probation. Lyle Elmer White, 71, was sentenced Monday to 57 months in prison Monday in Itasca County Court. The sentenced was...
June 25, 2013 - 8:11am
June 24, 2013
26-year-old Henning woman injured in Vining rollover
VINING, Minn. – A 26-year-old woman suffered life-threatening injuries Saturday afternoon in a rollover on Highway 50 here. According to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office, Tiffany Froslee of Henning was heading north on County Highway 40 when her pickup went off the road,...
June 24, 2013 - 8:07am
June 18, 2013
Rollover crash sends Lake Park man to hospital
A Lake Park man was taken to the Detroit Lakes hospital with serious injuries after being ejected in a rollover accident Sunday morning. Timothy Allen Schwindt, 27, of Lake Park suffered significant back injuries and was taken to the hospital by St. Mary’s Ambulance, according...
June 18, 2013 - 11:24am
June 11, 2013
17-year-old Moorhead boy gets 3.5 months in work camp for fatal crash
MOORHEAD – Jamie Olson spoke loud and clear over the weeping teenagers assembled in a Clay County courtroom Monday as she told the standing-room-...
June 11, 2013 - 8:36am
Minnesota woman dies when vehicle plunges into lake
JACKSON, Minn. -- A Lakefield woman apparently died after her vehicle plunged into the waters of a southern Minnesota lake. According to information released Monday, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a vehicle partially submerged in water at 6:55 p.m....
June 11, 2013 - 8:22am
June 6, 2013
22-year-old Grand Forks man dead, 1 injured in 2-vehicle accident
A two-vehicle accident in Grand Forks early Thursday left one man dead and another injured, police said. The accident happened shortly after midnight when a 1994 Acura driven by Alexander Gabrysh, 22, of Grand Forks and Mandan, N.D., collided with a 2000 Toyota Celica driven by...
June 6, 2013 - 12:02pm
May 28, 2013
17-year-old girl hurt in one-vehicle crash near Fosston
A 17-year-old girl was injured in a one-vehicle crash Saturday evening near Fosston, Minn. According to a spokesman for the Polk County Sheriff’s Office in Crookston, the girl was alone in the vehicle when the crash happened about six miles northeast of Fosston, which is about...
May 28, 2013 - 8:24am