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West Nile Virus confirmed in Sibley County horse
Minnesota Dairy Industry Crowns 63 Princess Kay of the Milky Way
A 'peace' of Africa
City Council holds special meeting
A walk back through time
Lakers prepare in annual Red White scrimmage
Fergus Falls shuts out Laker tennis
League champions Burnside's win softball tournament title
Second half flurry gives Laker boys first win in 20 games
SOCCER: Last second OT goal lifts Flyers over Laker girls
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
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
Time to head back to school with your friends at the library
HSO to celebrate 40 years
It's party time!
Jennifer Lawrence is ranked world's highest paid-actress for second year
Man of 1,000 voices
Roger W. Gottenborg
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
The truth about Muslims in MN
Docs not selling out for sandwhiches
Give credit to Dayton, Tina Smith, for tour of all 87 counties in Minnesota
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Master Gardening Training
'Wise as an old crow' is a true thing
Look close: Don't shoot radio-collared bears
Sad news--more zebra mussels
Electronics now a key part of fishing
Grondahl says goodbye
September --EMDASH-- Now is the time to...
'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
Pine to Palm
September 3, 2010
A Shanley stunner
DETROIT LAKES - "Don't fix what is not broken." That's the old adage the Shanley football team lived by late in the game against Detroit Lakes...
September 3, 2010 - 11:33pm
June 11, 2010
Daggett finishes prep career as an all-stater in high jump
ST. PAUL - It was an appropriate ending to a great high school career for Frazee senior Hannah Daggett. In each of the last three years Daggett...
June 11, 2010 - 7:40pm
February 26, 2010
Perham gymnasts claim seventh-consecutive Class 1A state championship
MINNEAPOLIS - Number seven is now in the history books. The legend of the Perham gymnastics team has grown and has added yet another chapter...
February 26, 2010 - 6:24pm
February 9, 2010
Flood watch: Fargo-Moorhead snowfall, moisture on pace with last year
The 8.3 inches of snow that fell in recent days on Fargo-Moorhead means the area now confronts a moisture base very similar to a year ago. As of Monday, Fargo had received 44.9 inches of snow this winter, slightly higher than the 44.7 inches at this time last year. The recent heavy...
February 9, 2010 - 8:28am
Police identify Fargo man who fatally shot himself while walking along busy street
FARGO - Police released the name of a Fargo man who killed himself Saturday after approaching an officer while carrying a gun. Barclay Thomas Lesher, 53, shot himself shortly before 1 p.m. Saturday while in the 100 block of 25th Street South. Lesher approached a policeman who had...
February 9, 2010 - 8:23am
January 11, 2009
Montana man hospitalized in stabbing at Moorhead I-94 rest area
A Roman, Mont., man remains hospitalized at Innovis Medical Center in Fargo after being attacked at the Moorhead I-94 rest area eon Sunday afternoon....
January 11, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
Area cities take LGA hits, brace for the the worst
Cities across Minnesota are still feeling the sting of a pre-holiday announcement from Governor Tim Pawlenty that, on average, their final December aid payments of the year will be cut by 22 percent. As reported earlier this week, Detroit Lakes is among those affected, with a $142,000...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Two area farms participating in alpaca tour
The fifth annual Alpacas of Minnesota Farm Tour will be held Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. More than 50 member farms of Alpacas of Minnesota will open their farms to the public. This is a once-a-year opportunity for the public to visit alpaca farms in their area to...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
Unusually cool summer caused turnover in some area lakes
Have you noticed that the shallow areas of lakes (20 ft deep or less) look murkier and/or greener this week compared to the past couple weeks? The nighttime temperatures in the low 50s last weekend combined with 30+ mph winds caused many of the small, shallow area lakes to turnover....
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
Area QDMA holds first ever banquet
The newly formed Mid-Minnesota branch of the Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) held its first banquet on Aug. 2, at the Cormorant Lakes Sportsman's Club, south of Audubon. The event kicked off at 3 p.m. with the 115 members who attended the event receiving a gift bag valued...
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
Area vet weighs in on animal cruelty case
When the sheriff asked Perham veterinarian Dr. Bill Rose to review the file on accused animal abuse suspect Kathy Jo Bauck, he wasn't surprised. "I've been to court (regarding the suspect) before," said Rose.
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
August 15, 2008
Area lakes battle invasive plants
The sight on the shores of Detroit Lake is all one needs to get a picture of the problem of aquatic invasive species in the region. Besides being an eyesore, lake associations and lakeshore property owners have to cope with the problem of managing flowering rush and other problem...
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am
August 8, 2008
Area crops need more growing degree days to reach maturity
With the late start to the growing season, most of the full season crops grown in our area of the Minnesota will need some warm days and especially warm nights to reach maturity. Extending the frost-free growing season this fall would certainly be helpful. As of Aug. 4, Growing...
August 8, 2008 - 12:00am
May 26, 2008
DNR battles blaze east of Pinewood
Rising temperatures and wind gusts continue to fan conditions for wildfires in the Bemidji area. The state Department of Natural Resources Wildfire Information Center reported 15 active wildfires in its Bemidji Area on Saturday, including one which developed along the pipeline east...
May 26, 2008 - 12:00am
March 30, 2008
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March 30, 2008 - 12:00am