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Could being a 'yes man' get you scammed?
UPDATE: Detroit Lakes woman identified in fatal train accident
Spring truck weight restrictions start for central frost zone
Correction: Poles 'n Holes derby winners
Water, water everywhere...: Smithsonian traveling exhibit ‘Water/Ways’ opens Saturday in DL
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BASKETBALL: Hornet girls drop two conference games
Fly Girls Jazz runners-up, Kick sixth at State Dance
Hornets to make 24th state appearance
DL wrestlers section runners-up
Lakers dominate Section gymnastics championships
Tips from Social Security to prepare for your disability interview
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Local students qualify for state Business Professionals of America competition
Beat cabin fever at Grace Lutheran Church supper: Fundraiser set for this Saturday, proceeds to benefit local charities
Speech team rules apply to life as well
Friends & Neighbors
One man's junk...:My 2nd Home thrift and antique store opens in DL
February means romance...and romance scams: BBB offers tips to avoid getting duped this month
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
MN gas prices still on decline
United Community Bank honored for community involvement
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
'Parlor Talk' set for Thursday at Hjemkomst Center
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie returning to Park Rapids
Dean W. Iverson
Don L. Wilhelm
Betty Thorman Johnson
Joan A. Watland
Editorial: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
Letter: Finally, some help with all these grizzly bear attacks
Letter: Trump's repeated lying is dangerous to nation
Tribune Editorial: Doggone it, that policy decision was stupid
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
UPDATE: Detroit Lakes woman identified in fatal train accident
March 28, 2013
Fargo, International Falls battle for Weather Channel's 'Toughest Weather City'
FARGO – It’s a rematch between International Falls, Minn., and Fargo for the title of the Weather Channel’s “Toughest Weather City.” The two cities were in the running for the title in 2011, when Fargo’s wind, cold and floods helped the city claim the crown. This year,...
March 28, 2013 - 3:37pm
March 21, 2013
Flood forecast gives 50 percent chance of 38 feet, 10 percent chance of 2009 levels
FARGO - The Red River here has a 50 percent chance of topping 38.1 feet when it floods this spring and a 10 percent chance of exceeding 40.9, which would top 2009's record-setting crest. There is also a 5 percent chance of the Red River rising to 41.3 feet in Fargo during this spring's...
March 21, 2013 - 10:57am
March 20, 2013
Spring is here but it's really hard to feel it
Birds are singing, trees are budding, streams are flowing with cool waters and flowers are beginning to bloom. All this may be happening somewhere but certainly not in Minnesota. Today is the first day of spring but you may never have known that given the mounds of snow outside. It’s...
March 20, 2013 - 1:19pm
March 19, 2013
Aitkin man killed, two others injured in northwest Minnesota crash
HALLOCK, Minn. - An Aitkin, Minn., man was killed and two others injured in a head-on collision Sunday afternoon on an icy highway in Kittson County. The Minnesota State Patrol identified the victim as Steven Wink, 54, a passenger in a vehicle driven by Benjamin Wink, 25, Warroad,...
March 19, 2013 - 8:28am
March 13, 2013
Ice dams are a curse this year
Ice dams. Unfortunately many homeowners in Minnesota have experienced them, and even more unfortunately, some have experienced the damage they...
March 13, 2013 - 1:50pm
March 6, 2013
High number of crashes, rollovers reported after winter storm leaves area
FARGO – More than 150 vehicles crashed or ran off the road and required a tow near here after a winter storm moved through the area, leaving behind icy conditions Monday and Tuesday. One person was injured near Kindred on Tuesday afternoon when a semi and pickup collided on Highway...
March 6, 2013 - 8:40am
March 4, 2013
F-M area in for 6 inches of snow; more expected to the north
A winter storm is bearing down on the region today, bringing with it as much as a foot of snow in the northern Red River Valley. The Fargo-Moorhead area likely will be less affected by the storm, possibly receiving between 4 to 6 inches throughout today, said WDAY's Chief Meteorologist...
March 4, 2013 - 8:41am
February 28, 2013
Snow, ice on meter causes minor gas leak, evacuation in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- While warmer weather was welcomed by most area residents Wednesday, it also resulted in the closing of two businesses following a gas leak in downtown Bemidji. Runoff from ice melting on the roof of Iverson Corner Drug came into contact with a gas meter already covered...
February 28, 2013 - 11:51am
February 22, 2013
Benefiting from blizzards
Moans and groans from all over the area can be heard from residents sick and tired of winter. But then there are those who are way too busy to...
February 22, 2013 - 2:49pm
February 20, 2013
Feb. 20 was the deadliest day on MN roads in 2012
On Feb. 20, 2012, eight people were killed on Minnesota roads, making it the deadliest day of the year. Among those killed were four female North Dakota State students who crashed on I-94 near Alexandria. To underscore how traffic crashes remain a serious -- and constant -- issue...
February 20, 2013 - 9:58am
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
Blowing winds, icy roads hamper travel
A no travel advisory is in effect for Grand Forks and surrounding areas, including the cities of Michigan, Drayton, Cavalier and Pembina, because of blowing snow causing zero visibility. A travel alert remains in effect for the southeast region, including Fargo, Hillsboro and Wahpeton,...
February 18, 2013 - 7:50am
February 13, 2013
Snowfall calls for improvisers
The snowstorm that dropped more than a foot of snow in the Detroit Lakes area made for an interesting weekend for law enforcement. "It was terrible...way too much snow," said Sgt. Robert Strand, who says squad cars were getting stuck trying to patrol Saturday. "So we patrolled...
February 13, 2013 - 1:04pm
Prime Polar festivities postponed
Polar Fest 2013 got off to a pretty seamless start on Friday and Saturday, with the Daddy's Little Sweetheart Dance, Hidden History Hour, Poles...
February 13, 2013 - 1:00pm
What is the best way to warn drivers of snow plows ahead?
I recently moved back to Minnesota I bought a big bad truck and a snow plow. I now have more friends than I ever knew! I plow for friends and family but am not a professional, I do not charge for such, I get the occasional bakery treat for my work! My mom lives in rural St....
February 13, 2013 - 11:25am