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Lakers take out Rangers in four sets
Jackets take six of seven matches from Lakers
Laker swimmers notch fifth straight victory
DL pushes shutout streak to four games against Crookston
Boys soccer completes sweep of Pirates
Knowing when, and how much, to step in
Learning the lingo of Social Security can help with your retirement planning
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
friends & neighbors
Daggett Truck Line honors trucker for 'superb' driving
Cost Share Program makes organic certification more affordable, rebates available
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
Maplewood State Park ready to host Leaf Days celebration
Fall into autumn this Friday
Big weekend ahead in Park Rapids: Art Leap, Great American Story events set Sept. 23-24
The hottest ticket in town: Essentia Health-St. Mary's "Fire & Ice" fundraiser set for this Friday, Sept. 22
‘Unveiling Nimuué’: Story of Minnesota’s ‘Glacial Woman’ to be revealed in original theatrical work
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Ronald F. Williams Sr.
Marlene A. Collins
Audrey @13@@10@(Pitsenbarger) Knauf
Alton O. Haugen
Like U.S., Canada has issues with healthcare, but the solution is not to dismantle universal care
Appeals panel goes against county, Osage gun range
Lesson from a missing girl: never give up hope
Most Americans are hungry for bipartisanship
The trauma of downsizing
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Grizzlies have come back from the brink
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
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
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
pine to palm
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
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
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...
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...
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...
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