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Baby born on way to hospital
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Smith, Heck renew rivalry at PGA Juniors in Chaska
Laettner Camp a success on many age levels
Golf Celebration at Lakeview July 1-3
Angels defeat Lakers 4-1
Wild tour stops in DL
Nevis native takes unexpected trip abroad
How to avoid the dreaded long TSA lines
Sauce gives a sweet finish to your grilled favorites
Social Security benefits are calculated the same way for men, women
Wirth graduates at military academy
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 Lakeside 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
Petronilla "Patty" Wander
Alice Lenora Gross
Lester R. (Butch) Mosher
Carol M. Linden
Delores Arlene Crane
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?
January 13, 2009
Mobile home destroyed by fire
A mobile home was destroyed by fire Sunday afternoon on the 21000 block of County Road 6. No one was hurt in the fire, which was reported at...
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
December 29, 2008
Ratings not whole ranking when it comes to nursing homes
Dear Readers: Many of you read the recent articles about the new Medicare ranking system for nursing homes. I'm sure some of you were surprised and even upset by local ratings. For years, there have been private Web sites that have compared nursing homes, most using the county or...
December 29, 2008 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
Area nursing homes rated
The U.S. government has released its official report of nursing home inspections. The 25-mile radius of Detroit Lakes hosts five nursing homes -- St. Mary's Innovis Health, Emmanuel Nursing Home, Frazee Care Center, Sunnyside Care Center and Perham Memorial Home.
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
December 8, 2008
Suspect in Minnesota Vets Home attack to make court appearance Monday
HASTINGS, Minn. -- Randy Sears, who has been charged with murder in connection with the beating death of a resident of the Minnesota Veterans Home, Hastings, will make his next court appearance at 1:30 p.m. Monday in Dakota County District Court. Sears has been charged with murder...
December 8, 2008 - 12:00am
NBC: Feds probe loan to ND Sen. Kent Conrad
BISMARCK - A federal criminal investigation into possible wrongdoing by mortgage giant Countrywide Home Loans now includes scrutiny of Countrywide's VIP program, which gave special mortgage deals to government officials, including Sens.
November 8, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Daline new director at Furey Funeral Home
Paul Daline is the new funeral director at Furey Funeral Home in Frazee. Daline comes to Furey after serving as the funeral director at the Evans-Nordby Funeral Home in Brooklyn Center and Osseo. He has nine years of experience working in funeral homes. Daline received a degree...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Foster homes needed that are willing to take siblings
It's difficult enough for children when they are forced to leave their home because the courts have decided it is no longer a safe, healthy environment for them. But the problem is often compounded by the fact that they must not only leave their home and parents behind, but their...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
September 13, 2008
Hospice of RRV to host Journeying Home event
Hospice of the Red River Valley offers its annual Journeying Home event. -- Tuesday, Oct. 14: Final Journeys Time: 7:30 p.m., free and open to the public, no registration required Location: Ramada Plaza Suites, 1635 42nd St. S, Fargo Hospice nurse Maggie Callanan, RN, CRNH,...
September 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
Russia-Georgia conflict hits close to home for Perham family
"So, what do you think about the Russia-Georgia conflict?" It's a question that, when posed to many locals, first brought about a bewildered look... and then a pause... The question most were afraid to ask, but, to be totally honest, more than just a handful of people thought,...
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 23, 2008
Critic questions whether new home for NDSU president is a copy
FARGO - At least one local architect questions whether the design for a new North Dakota State University president's house is unique enough to be a campus landmark. Phil Stahl said he and area architects have been buzzing this week about how similar plans for the president's house...
August 23, 2008 - 12:00am
August 19, 2008
ND home caught killer's interest
The Gadberry home next to Interstate 29 north of Hillsboro, N.D., is known for its holiday light displays. But something dark paid a visit in 2005. In April of that year, just before embarking on a cross-country journey that led to murder, kidnapping and sexual assault, Joseph Duncan...
August 19, 2008 - 12:00am
July 18, 2008
Sinner takes home Forever Family scholarship
Breanna Sinner is the winner of the Miss Northwest portion of the Families Forever scholarship. Sinner is the daughter of Jerry and Clare Sinner. She is enrolled at the University of Minnesota Duluth pursuing a degree in communication sciences and disorder. The Families Forever...
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am
June 24, 2008
Lake property value going up despite recession
DETROIT LAKES - The housing market in our area has beaten the odds again. As many across the country try unsuccessfully to sell off first and second homes, those looking for a lake place are still forking over big bucks. In the past year, Jack Chivers sold ten million dollar lake...
June 24, 2008 - 12:00am
May 17, 2008
Loans, grants available for home repair
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development Office getting ready to help low-income homeowners make needed repairs. Borrowers can take out up to $20,000, with repayment terms extending to 20 years based on repayment ability. Grants of up to $7,500 are available for...
May 17, 2008 - 12:00am
May 13, 2008
State to study impact of lake home rentals
People who rent their lakefront homes may be adversely affecting resorts, which already face hardships to keep their cabins open, says Assistant House Majority Leader Frank Moe (DFL-Bemidji). The state's tourism agency, Minnesota Tourism, will study the impact that private lakefront...
May 13, 2008 - 12:00am