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Every dog has his day in court, in New Jersey
Grand Rapids juvenile facility officer accused of sexually assaulting teen
Driver impatience leads to train collisions
Students injured when truck, school bus collide near Renville, Minn.
Woman dead after three-vehicle accident near Buffalo, Minn.
MSU-Mankato players expected to return to practice Friday
Timberwolves, Adelman to part; went 97-133 with team
Mankato football players refuse to practice for reinstated coach
Homers carry Lakers to 2-0 start to season
DL picks up first ‘W’
In the Zone
Family favorite brightens up Easter morning
Lutheran church hosting Spring Rally
Social Security: Children do not need to live in same home to get Social Security benefits
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Butzer on dean’s list at UM-Twin Cities
Friends & Neighbors
This year’s festival in Vergas even included maple syrup milkshakes
State tournament brings a thousand archers to Detroit Lakes
2014 Spring Laker Book
Brian's Beer Brew
Local archer given lifetime achievement award
Minnesota deer-feeding effort all but over
Brad Laabs: Use caution on ice; get ready for open water
Blane Klemek: The American crow is one of the smartest wild birds
Bear hunt application deadline is May 2
Hospice heads to Hwy 10
Sign-ups begin for USDA disaster relief
Otter Tail Power gets new president/COO
Spanky’s hires new general manager
Reining in the cost of prom
State roads are slip sliding away
Lynn Hummel: Early morning fog makes the imagination run wild
Transportation is a non-partisan issue in greater Minnesota
DL should help, not hinder downtown businesses
A low health ranking for Becker County
Cantus coming to Wadena April 23
‘Long Live the 80s’ set for Fargo May 17
Cash tribute set May 6
Danell Haspel: Last chance to file income taxes!
New exhibit at NYM Cultural Center
July 9, 2013
Arson confirmed in Moorhead fire
MOORHEAD – An investigation has confirmed that Monday’s fire at the former Coach’s Sports Pub in downtown Moorhead was the result of arson, Moorhead police said in a written statement released this morning. The fire is believed to have been intentionally started on the main...
news / crime
July 9, 2013 - 9:43am
July 8, 2013
Christie Prody, O.J. Simpson's ex-girlfriend, turns herself in
MOORHEAD – O.J. Simpson’s ex-girlfriend has turned herself in after failing to report for jail for about a week after a Clay County judge sentenced her to 34 days on a drug and burglary conviction. Christie Prody, 38, turned herself in to law enforcement officials on Saturday,...
news / crime
July 8, 2013 - 3:29pm
MSUM freezes tuition for 2 years
MOORHEAD – Minnesota State University Moorhead’s tuition will remain the same for the next two years, according to a statement the university released this morning. The tuition freeze applies to all Minnesota state colleges and universities. For more information about MSUM,...
July 8, 2013 - 10:22am
July 5, 2013
Man arrested after driving moped through campus, several yards to evade police
MOORHEAD – A Moorhead man was arrested after an early morning moped ride in which he tried to evade police by driving through the Concordia campus and several yards, police say. An officer observed a moped driving on the wrong side of the road near Concordia around 1:20 a.m....
news / crime
July 5, 2013 - 9:58am
June 28, 2013
Following complaint, Moorhead High boys hockey coach resigns
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- The high school boys hockey coach here resigned Wednesday after a complaint filed with district officials revealed he has a history of being investigated by police for domestic assault, though he has never been convicted. Kristin Dehmer, director of human resources...
June 28, 2013 - 8:56am
June 26, 2013
MSUM president: Students should come first
Edna Szymanski, president of Minnesota State University Moorhead, was invited to speak at the Detroit Lakes chapter of Kiwanis International on during their Tuesday meeting. As the first female president of the university, she spoke of how she has approached leadership over the...
news / Detroit Lakes
June 26, 2013 - 10:29am
June 25, 2013
Moorhead police offer $1,000 reward for info on slaying of 87-year-old
MOORHEAD – Police here are offering a $1,000 reward for information in the killing of an 87-year-old Moorhead man. Police are looking specifically for information that would lead to the arrest of the conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death of Henry “Hank”...
news / crime
June 25, 2013 - 4:10pm
June 21, 2013
Police: Moorhead man died from ‘homicidal violence’
MOORHEAD – Moorhead police this afternoon officially released the identity of a man who was found dead in his home Wednesday night as Henry Andrew Volochenko, 87. A written statement released by Deputy Chief Shannon Monroe stated that the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office...
news / crime
June 21, 2013 - 2:04pm
Judge sets conditions of release for Moorhead father accused in 5-month-old daughter's death
MOORHEAD – A judge this morning set conditions for release for Andrew J. Sandstrom, 24, Moorhead, who appeared in Clay County District Court on a charge of second-degree manslaughter in the death of his 5-month-old daughter. Judge Michelle Lawson set unconditional release at...
news / crime
June 21, 2013 - 12:57pm
June 20, 2013
Father of 5-month-old Moorhead infant who died in overheated van surrenders to police
MOORHEAD – The father of a 5-month-old Moorhead girl who died last week after being left unattended in a van on a warm day has surrendered himself to police. Andrew J. Sandstrom, 24, turned himself in to the Moorhead Police Department at about 1:15 p.m. today. He was charged...
June 20, 2013 - 1:58pm
Moorhead police investigate homicide
MOORHEAD – Moorhead police are investigating a homicide after being called to 1209 Main Ave. around 9:25 p.m. Wednesday. Officers were called to that address for a medical assist. When they got there, officers found the body of an adult male. Police say it is early in the...
news / crime
June 20, 2013 - 8:42am
June 19, 2013
No charges expected after incidents of unsupervised young children in Moorhead
MOORHEAD – Police responded Wednesday to two separate reports of young attended children wandering into busy streets here, but the parents won’t be charged with a crime. Moorhead Police Department Lt. Tory Jacobson said officers first responded around 11 a.m. along U.S. Highway...
June 19, 2013 - 4:17pm
Moorhead police responding to incidents of unsupervised young children wandering onto busy streets
MOORHEAD – Police here are responding Wednesday to two separate incidents of young unattended children wandering into busy streets. Moorhead Police Lt. Tory Jacobson said around 11:30 a.m. that officers were at an apartment building located at 2408 Third Ave. N. interviewing...
June 19, 2013 - 12:34pm
‘Godspell’ at MSUM
Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Straw Hat Players Summer Theatre season continues this week with the PG-rated musical “Godspell,” which opened Tuesday and runs through Friday, June 21 at the Hansen Theatre inside the Roland Dille Center for the Arts, located on the campus...
entertainment / theater
June 19, 2013 - 11:27am
June 18, 2013
Planetarium launches children’s series
The Minnesota State University Moorhead Planetarium is hosting the Favorite Planet Competition this Thursday, June 20. The Favorite Planet Competition is the first children’s public show of the season. The doors open at 10:40 a.m. Special guests Kristin Brevik and Carrie Leopold,...
June 18, 2013 - 10:00pm