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5-year-old fighting for life after tragic farm accident
A 'Fly Night' in DL
Clarification on river study
True Islam: educating muslims and non-muslims to combat fear
Laker XC teams host Make the Lake run
Weiss shuts down Angels at state
Angels take on Lastrup in state Class C first round Saturday
DL 412 BMX Single Point Race Results Aug. 3rd
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
Tasty summer slaw Recipe showcases fresh veggies, ND canola oil
Friends & Neighbors
'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Man of 1,000 voices
Headwaters Center programming resumes Sept. 6 in Armory Square
Medora Musical ticket sales break 100,000
Down to the Nitty Gritty: McEuen talks Dirt Band, Music on the Mountain
Let your local library help you update your home
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
Barbara (Duncan) Erickson
Peter M. Koshowski
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Columnist Rob Port has secret agenda--affiliated with the Koch brothers
The tale of my trip to Denmark, it's the 'perfect country for me'
Letter: Democrats are dead wrong on their energy platform
Electronics now a key part of fishing
Hundreds to attend Hiking Fest Aug. 27 at Itasca Park
This songbird has a killer attitude
Wolves are intelligent and social
'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
Theater for everyone
Pine to Palm
December 29, 2015
Boys Hockey: Packers shutout Lakers in Fergus tourney opener
Detroit Lakes boys hockey lost for the second consecutive game and was shutout for the first time this season in a 3-0 loss to West Fargo in the opening round of the Fergus Falls Invitational tournament Monday afternoon. The Packers outshot DL in all three periods of play, the closest...
December 29, 2015 - 9:07am
June 16, 2015
Local kids punching throttles at Red River Kart Club
Racers packed Monday night’s Meet and Greet night at Red River Kart Club, including some Detroit Lakes’ racers, in a night a high octane...
June 16, 2015 - 2:47pm
December 18, 2014
Sonstegard hat trick leads Lakers over Packers
Laker junior Hailey Sonstegard scored the game-winner on the power play and recorded an exciting trio of goals to get the hat trick as Detroit...
December 18, 2014 - 11:21pm
December 3, 2014
Search for missing snowmobiler
West Fargo emergency responders are resuming the water search for a man whose snowmobile went into the Sheyenne River on Tuesday night. West Fargo Police Chief Mike Reitan said police responded at about 7:45 p.m. Tuesday to the report of a set of snowmobile tracks that went into...
December 3, 2014 - 9:38am
November 24, 2014
West Fargo mother pleads guilty to negligent homicide in death of infant son
FARGO – A West Fargo woman has pleaded guilty to accidentally killing her 4-day-old baby boy by breast-feeding him after snorting a prescription...
November 24, 2014 - 11:19am
West Fargo man arrested for assault after allegedly assaulting wife, biting off nose of taxi driver
WEST FARGO – A 22-year-old West Fargo man was arrested early Sunday morning after allegedly assaulting his wife and biting off a portion of a taxi driver’s nose, according to a release from the West Fargo Police Department. Officers responded to a disturbance call at approximately...
November 24, 2014 - 9:02am
October 27, 2014
Victim named in accidental West Fargo shooting: Friends, family post condolences on Facebook, indicating he died
WEST FARGO – Police here have named the victim in an accidental shooting early Saturday morning, but they have not yet confirmed his condition. According...
October 27, 2014 - 8:49am
July 25, 2014
West Fargo mother charged in her baby’s death
FARGO – Cass County prosecutors filed criminal charges Thursday against the mother of a 4-day-old West Fargo infant who died last month. According to charges filed in Cass County District Court, Reanne Rose Pederson, 31, snorted hydrocodone just before breastfeeding her son about...
July 25, 2014 - 7:49am
April 29, 2014
West Fargo man charged in attempted murder of neighbor with tomahawk
FARGO – A West Fargo man is charged with attempted murder after allegedly trying to kill with a tomahawk a neighbor he had been stalking. Kokouvi...
April 29, 2014 - 2:54pm
December 18, 2013
WF police say school district will decide whether reporter is charged
West Fargo police said school officials will decide whether a Valley News Live reporter will face a criminal charge for a hidden-camera story that showed her entering a West Fargo elementary school without permission. A spokeswoman for the district said school officials haven’t...
December 18, 2013 - 1:00pm
July 27, 2013
Man accused of driving from Canada to have sex with teen
MOORHEAD — A Winnipeg man faces criminal charges in Clay County court after prosecutors accused him of driving here from Canada to have sex with a 15-year-old West Fargo, N.D., girl who was reported by her mother as a runaway. Samuel Juliann Viviezca Seneres, 27, was charged...
July 27, 2013 - 6:00pm
July 10, 2013
Carnival worker arrested for assault at Red River Valley Fair
WEST FARGO – A carnival worker at the Red River Valley Fair was arrested Tuesday night on suspicion of hitting another carnival worker in the head with a hammer, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office said. The assault happened just before 10 p.m. at one of the carnival rides, according...
July 10, 2013 - 3:10pm
June 6, 2013
West Fargo man sentenced on federal child porn charge
FARGO – A West Fargo man was sentenced this week in U.S. District Court in Fargo to five years and 11 months in prison on a charge of possessing child pornography. Mark R. Perry, 53, had earlier pleaded guilty to the charge. The case came to the attention of authorities...
June 6, 2013 - 9:29am
January 24, 2013
Court upholds conviction of West Fargo landlord who ran over tenant with Hummer
WEST FARGO - A court opinion issued on Wednesday dashed Alois Vetter's hopes of avoiding prison time for running over his former tenant with...
January 24, 2013 - 9:19am
January 23, 2013
Fifth West Fargo high schooler dies
WEST FARGO - Another West Fargo High School student, the fifth in a little more than a month, died Monday. Ryan McLeod was 17 years old. A West Fargo School District official said McLeod suffered from ongoing health issues. A prayer service is scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday at West...
January 23, 2013 - 8:28am