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Six children injured in ATV accident in Becker County
Funeral set for DL native killed in crash
Gas leak reported at Thrift Store
LP-A school looking to buy nearby road
Green Lake Zorbaz robbery
Local golfers compete at The Birchmont
Cubs defeat Sox for Little League title
DL Babe Ruth team wraps season at districts
Three-time champion Jack Rule to play in 2016 Pine to Palm
DCC 100 celebration Thursday at Pavilion
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Essentia Health hospitals work with local groups to identify health needs and improve community health
Friends & Neighbors
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Before you invest with a robo advisor...
Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Celebrate reading achievements with an ‘Olympian’ event
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Cheers to young volunteers
Sound & fury drowns out the issues
ND should have left ‘Red Tomahawk’ image on its 4,000-plus highway signs
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
September 28, 2012
Should be warm winter
The good news is, according to the Old Farmer's Almanac anyway, the 2012-13 winter should be mild and dry. Well, good news for those not wishing...
September 28, 2012 - 3:10pm
Drought worsens over parts of Red River Valley
FARGO - The drought intensified in portions of the Red River Valley as areas now are classified in the extreme category. That designation, in an updated Drought Monitor issued Thursday, applies to an area of the central and northern Red River Valley and northwest Minnesota. The...
September 28, 2012 - 8:40am
September 24, 2012
East Otter Tail, Wadena tornado footage arrives at Omnitheatre
IMAX footage of the East Otter Tail County and Wadena tornadoes will have its Minnesota premiere when "Tornado Alley" opens at the Science Museum of Minnesota's Omnitheater in St. Paul on Friday. "Tornado Alley" opened in other IMAX theatres, mostly science museums, in March 2011....
September 24, 2012 - 12:26am
August 29, 2012
West Nile outbreak worst in a decade
Meredith Mitskog is no longer fighting for her life, though she has some work ahead to get back to good health. The 71-year-old Wahpeton woman...
August 29, 2012 - 8:30am
August 25, 2012
Dayton signs bill, $180 million heads to disaster victims
ST. PAUL - Help is on the way. The Minnesota Legislature sent that message Friday when it overwhelmingly approved spending $180 million so disaster-stricken...
August 25, 2012 - 5:38pm
July 23, 2012
Summer's not so hot for some: Heat waves can bring out depression, local doctor says
With the unforgiving winters here, you might be hard pressed to find someone who's sad to see the summer sun. "I think people in North Dakota are probably thankful for the summer, even if it's hot," said Christine Rohrer, 34, of Moorhead, as she battled 90-degree heat at the Fargo...
July 23, 2012 - 8:48am
July 17, 2012
Feeling the heat: From an early planting start to a full-on drought
FARGO -- After years of combating saturated soil during the spring planting season, many Red River Valley farmers were relieved to get into the...
July 17, 2012 - 10:12am
July 4, 2012
Hot enough for ya? Weather service issues heat advisory; heat index could reach 110 degrees
GRAND FORKS - The National Weather Service in Grand Forks has issued a heat advisory from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. today for much of the Red River Valley in eastern North Dakota and western Minnesota. High humidity combined with temperatures into the 90s will provide dangerous heat index...
July 4, 2012 - 1:35pm
June 19, 2012
Hail breaks car windows just west of Detroit Lakes
Hail stones the size of golf balls and small baseballs smashed car windows west of Detroit Lakes this afternoon. A half-dozen cars in the...
June 19, 2012 - 4:53pm
June 5, 2012
Moorhead State right spot to see Venus transit today
MOORHEAD - Astronomy enthusiasts around the area are gearing up for an event today that won't happen again for another 105 years. Starting a little bit after 5 p.m., the orbit of planet Venus will take it directly in front of the sun, blocking out a small portion of its light as...
June 5, 2012 - 9:56am
May 27, 2012
Weather Talk: String of warm autumns could be ending this year
A year ago, Fargo-Moorhead had yet to hit 80 degrees. That would come on Memorial Day, which was on May 30 last year. May 2011 would be our sixth straight month with below-average temperatures, and all of those months, with the exception of February, had above-average precipitation. June...
May 27, 2012 - 2:56pm
April 4, 2012
Warm weather = early tick season
Early spring. Early tick season. Yes, wood ticks and deer ticks have been out for quite some time already. "It is dependent on temperature and moisture," Tamarac Wildlife Refuge Manager Neil Powers said. "Basically at about 40 degrees, either way, in the spring of the year or...
April 4, 2012 - 1:55pm
March 16, 2012
Flying high with the heat
When you start shattering high temperature records this time of year in Minnesota, people just get plain giddy. Detroit Lakes hit 63 degrees...
March 16, 2012 - 4:22pm
March 2, 2012
Winter was warmest on record for Fargo
FARGO - Cold weather, we hardly knew ye. The National Weather Service says the meteorological winter months of December, January and February were the warmest on record for Fargo, based on preliminary data. The average temperature of 22.1 degrees from Dec. 1 through Feb. 29 was...
March 2, 2012 - 8:36am
February 29, 2012
Central Plains thunderstorms hijack moisture from Northern Plains blizzard
The blizzard that wasn't left Hubbard County wind, but little snow. "You're not alone," laughed National Weather Service meteorologist Al Voelker. "From...
February 29, 2012 - 6:33am