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DL firefighters battle apartment fire near old Anglo American gas station
Courts back ND over Minnesota
‘Exodus of talent’ expected as higher ed’s baby boom bubble bursts
Master Gardeners’ July gardening tips
MnDOT Highway 200 project between Mahnomen, Roy Lake begins July 6
DL hosts youth track meet
Hi-10, Countryside results
Freshman Pacesetter team advances to regional tourney
JUNIOR PGA: Heck earns exemption; Smith places fifth
Post 15 takes Alexandria tourney title
Parenthood, the sequel: Grandparents increasingly becoming responsible for raising kids' children
Area students graduate from Ridgewater College
Local students on NDSU dean's list
Local students on NDSU dean's list
Social Security cards can now be replaced online
Friends & Neighbors
Local co-op hosts membership picnic
Litte Caesars looking for franchisee
Average MN gas prices dropped 5 cents last week
Avoiding estate mistakes
Award for Minnesota Management and Budget
DCC’s Lakeview to host golf festivities in honor of centennial
The joys of curling and other Olympic pursuits
NLOC’s ‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Movie magic – in your own backyard
Vikingland Band Festival to feature big parade
David Michael Ostlund
Lester R. (Butch) Mosher
Petronilla "Patty" Wander
Alice Lenora Gross
10 tips for protecting our water
It should be easy to vote, hard to cheat
Classified 911 report ‘very disturbing,’ should be released to the public
MN gains primaries, keeps caucuses
North used to be thata way
Frazee woman nabs record sturgeon
How to hook, use leeches and crawlers
These two birds are way easier to hear than see
Fine fishing so far in MN
Northwest MN Fishing Report
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
Find ‘refuge’ from hectic life at wildlife sanctuary
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
February 12, 2013
Driver seriously hurt in rollover crash on Highway 10
HAWLEY, Minn. - The driver of an SUV was seriously injured in a rollover accident reported at 6:24 a.m. today on Highway 10 near the Hawley Municipal Airport. The Minnesota State Patrol briefly shut down eastbound Highway 10 so that Lifeflight helicopter could land and airlift the...
News / accidents
February 12, 2013 - 8:57am
February 8, 2013
Expect to receive 6 to 10 inches of snow on Sunday
FARGO - Much of the Red River Valley and surrounding areas could be in for some snow and blizzard-like winds starting early Sunday morning. A winter blast moving out of the Rockies and into the Dakotas has caused the National Weather Service to issue a winter storm watch for much...
February 8, 2013 - 9:05am
February 1, 2013
Driving a highway plow is no walk in the park -- 'It's pretty tense stuff'
PARK RAPIDS -- The sky is darker than a pocket when John Adam reports to work at 3 a.m. His supervisor, Gary Kennedy, has likely been at work...
February 1, 2013 - 10:12am
January 31, 2013
Wind chill warning, advisory in effect through Friday morning
FARGO - Dangerous wind chills of up to 50 degrees below zero will keep the region in the deep freeze through Friday morning, the National Weather Service said. Blowing snow reduced visibility for motorists in some areas this morning. The Minnesota State Patrol closed U.S. Highway...
January 31, 2013 - 9:04am
January 30, 2013
Snow and more snow
The snowmobilers should be ecstatic. Kids got a day off from school -- even more enthusiasm. And the ditches were littered with vehicles here...
Detroit Lakes / News
January 30, 2013 - 12:14pm
January 29, 2013
Snowfall forces many schools to cancel classes or start late
FARGO - Area residents are digging out after a weather system dropped almost half a foot of snow in the Fargo-Moorhead area and up to 12 inches on parts of west-central Minnesota on Monday and early today, prompting many schools to start late and some to cancel classes today. The...
January 29, 2013 - 9:32am
January 28, 2013
Freezing drizzle will switch to snow; 6 to 12 inches possible in some areas
Freezing drizzle falling across southeastern North Dakota is expected to switch to snow by late this morning or early this afternoon, with 6 to 12 inches possible in some areas by Tuesday morning, the National Weather Service said. A freezing rain advisory remains in effect until...
January 28, 2013 - 12:28pm
January 25, 2013
Wind, blowing snow making driving conditions difficult
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is asking drivers to slow down and drive with extra caution due to icy roads, slippery intersections, bridges and overpasses caused by the extreme cold weather and windy conditions. MnDOT snow plow operators are doing their part to make...
January 25, 2013 - 3:40pm
January 24, 2013
Warren man missing a week found frozen, dead in field quarter-mile from home
A Warren, Minn., man missing for perhaps a week was found this morning, dead apparently of exposure to the cold, only a quarter-mile from his rural home. It wasn't known yet how long his body had been lying there, about 15 miles east of Warren. But the man, who was 59, last was seen...
January 24, 2013 - 3:51pm
January 17, 2013
Kip's out, Kupec's in at Fox News
FARGO - Kip Hines has been in broadcasting since he was around 14 years old. But sometimes the weather changes abruptly, and so do the weathermen. Hines...
January 17, 2013 - 8:41am
December 7, 2012
MnDOT urges motorists to prepare for winter driving
The Minnesota Department of Transportation urges motorists to check road conditions at www.511mn.org or call 511 before traveling this weekend. A series of systems are expected to bring snow and strong winds into parts of Minnesota. MnDOT crews are prepared to assist motorists...
December 7, 2012 - 2:27pm
October 4, 2012
DNR: Fire danger hits record high; public assistance needed
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and the Minnesota Incident Command System (MNICS) needs the help and cooperation of the general public statewide to help prevent and minimize fire danger, which is at a seasonal all-time high in much of Minnesota since automated...
News / DNR
October 4, 2012 - 11:53am
Snowstorm causes power outages in Fargo-Moorhead area
FARGO - An early fall snowstorm packing strong winds has knocked out power to parts of the Fargo-Moorhead metro area. More than 3,800 customers lost power at 6:35 a.m. in Fargo, Moorhead, Dilworth and the Minnesota communities of Baker, Barnesville, Comstock, Glyndon, Sabin and Wolverton,...
October 4, 2012 - 9:03am
October 3, 2012
Snow could be heading our way by Thursday
GRAND FORKS - Snow in October? In the vernacular, you betcha! A cold front that is expected to move into Red River Valley today likely will bring some rain and possibly even snow by Thursday, according to the National Weather Service. The group's Grand Forks office forecasts the...
October 3, 2012 - 1:10am
October 2, 2012
Fire warnings to continue in Minnesota, N.D.
Red flag fire warnings will be in effect from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
October 2, 2012 - 8:50am