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Warrantless searches in drunken driving cases at issue in 2011 crash
LP-A Early Learning Center plans unveiled
DLCCC to hold first indoor triathlon
Antarctica may have a new type of ice - diamonds
Vikings chuck Freeman audition in favor of competing with Cassel
Boys Basketball: Cihak goes off on Pats to pace DL to Mid-State win
Girls Hockey: West Fargo team snaps DL’s streak
Wrestling: Lakers score win over M/W
New Minneapolis football stadium loses out to Florida for college championship
In the Zone
Canadian Pacific Holiday Train made its annual stop in DL Monday
Caught up in the gifts: Thankfulness, gratitude should last through Christmas, not just stop after Thanksgiving
Jessica Karley: Masala Chai provides delicious spin on familiar dessert
Howard Kossover: Social Security benefits did not originally include cost-of-living adjustment
Friends & Neighbors
It's official: Bull elk is a Minnesota record
Brad Laabs: New products help drive ice fishing industry
Blane Klemek: Minnesota’s resident wildlife tough it out through the winter
Don’t look past late season pheasants
Preliminary ‘13 deer harvest numbers released
Solid U.S. retail sales boost economic outlook
Audubon neighbors find perfect business match
Franken recognized for energy legislation
Cold snap to thank for drop in gas prices
Microsoft says Xbox One global sales top 2 million
Lynn Hummel: Lessons on standing in line
Letter: Thank you for support, kindness, generocity
Letter: GOP ‘Wrecking Crew’ should leave the Pope alone
Our Opinion: Too cold to enjoy Christmas?
Eric Bergeson: Just get me socks for Christmas
First Lutheran hosts holiday dinner
Travis Tritt, 2 other acts added to WE Fest lineup
Danell Haspel: Ideas for holiday get-togethers at library
'12 Years A Slave', 'American Hustle' take lead for Golden Globes
Holiday Train concert ready to roll Saturday: Sheryl Crow to perform, but you have to go to Cottage Grove to see her
BISON TICKET AUCTION: Auction winner is John H at $150!!
July 8, 2013
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
Manslaughter charge filed against father of Moorhead baby who died in van
MOORHEAD – The Clay County Attorney’s Office has filed a charge of second-degree manslaughter against the father of Christiana Sandstrom, a 5-month-old Moorhead girl who died last week after she was left in a van for several hours on a warm summer afternoon. Andrew J. Sandstrom,...
news / crime
June 18, 2013 - 4:13pm
Moorhead assault, robbery victim struck with bottle
MOORHEAD – Police here are investigating a report of a 45-year-old man being assaulted and robbed Monday evening in a secluded lot in the 600 block of Main Avenue. The incident is believed to have taken place between 8 p.m. and 9:18 p.m., according to a police report. The...
news / crime
June 18, 2013 - 8:29am