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Small delights; Duluth man perfects the art of bonsai trees
Minnesota firefighter responding to fatal car crash discovers that 16-year-old victim is his son
Highway 34 culvert replacement set for Oct. 24
Woman seriously hurt in rollover in Otter Tail County
Everyday You Are Not Alone; Friday Matters
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Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
McCulloch all-time winningest football coach at Valley City State
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
A 'Midwest' mural; Artist paints a Minnesota-inspired mural on Midwest Printing building
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
St. Andrew's Society to host Scottish dinner Nov. 5
Museum's Barn Raising Bash' set for Oct. 29
New children's hockey book, authored by former DL resident, to be on shelves Wednesday
Marylou F. Chromy
Douglas H. Meyer
Mavis L. Nelson
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
Trump wrong to attack Hillary through her husband
Free press group: 'Trump presidency represents threat to press freedom unknown in modern history'
Thanks to newspaper for Toast of Tamarac publicity
Minnesota mayors: Let's support candidates who will deliver results
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Explore the possibilities: New online tool helps find public hunting land
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Fall fishing in cold water
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
July 22, 2013
Kirkpatrick files appeal claiming ineffective counsel
FARGO – An Oklahoma man convicted of hiring a hitman to kill his son-in-law in Fargo in October 2009 has filed an appeal claiming he had ineffective counsel. Gene Kirkpatrick, 66, filed the request for post-conviction relief on June 24 in Cass County District Court. Kirkpatrick...
July 22, 2013 - 8:52am
July 19, 2013
With three strangers’ help, pastor’s wife foils brazen theft
FARGO – Parishioners at Lutheran Church of the Cross in West Fargo know their pastor’s wife, Pam Thompson, is “a little off the beaten...
July 19, 2013 - 10:32am
July 17, 2013
Tips for traveling via the Empire Builder
My watch read 4 a.m. as I stood alone and groggy on the platform of downtown Fargo’s Amtrak station. Cold rain had started to fall, and...
July 17, 2013 - 11:37am
Fargo TV stations do news anchor shuffle
The lineup shuffle among Fargo TV news stations continues. TJ Nelson, producer and co-anchor of the 5 p.m. newscast on WDAY TV, will take over the empty anchor’s chair left by Austen Schauer at KVRR, the local Fox affiliate. Schauer announced late last month that he’d be...
July 17, 2013 - 7:12am
July 16, 2013
Dispute over vomit cleanup spurs alleged hammer attack by carnival worker
FARGO – A carnival worker arrested last week for hitting a fellow employee at the Red River Valley Fair in the head with a hammer allegedly did so after the victim insisted he clean up a pile of vomit left on a ride by a fair-goer. Richard “Old Man Richard” Wareham, 49, of...
July 16, 2013 - 1:18pm
July 12, 2013
Man says Fargo cabbie took off with diamond wedding ring set
FARGO – David Ackert says he’s been taken for a ride. The Grand Forks man bought a $6,800 diamond engagement and wedding ring set June 29 at a West Acres jewelry store. Then the 26-year-old civil engineer spent that evening hanging out and having a good time with two buddies...
July 12, 2013 - 8:50am
July 11, 2013
Man busted in sex toy case arrested again
FARGO – A Fargo man who was arrested last week on suspicion of shoplifting an artificial vagina from an adult bookstore was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of shoplifting a $550 camera from a sporting goods store. In Wednesday’s incident, Christopher Wiener, 26, is suspected...
July 11, 2013 - 11:59am
July 10, 2013
Judge awards $9.6 million in wrongful death suit of Fargo dentist
FARGO – A young girl whose father was murdered here by a hitman hired by her grandfather has been awarded $9.65 million in damages by a Fargo...
July 10, 2013 - 3:16pm
Former 4-Her, dog earn title
Lauren Pederson, daughter of Kathy and Dean Pederson of Detroit Lakes, finished a Grand Champion title on June 1 at the Fargo, N.D., AKC Dogs...
July 10, 2013 - 7:03am
July 9, 2013
Fargo man says he was mauled by pack of dogs
FARGO – A Fargo man is recovering from injuries after being attacked by a pack of large dogs early Sunday morning near Warsaw, N.D. John...
July 9, 2013 - 9:34am
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,...
July 8, 2013 - 3:29pm
July 7, 2013
Giffords brings gun control message to Fargo
FARGO – Supporters here of former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and her astronaut husband, Mark Kelly, say the couple offer a middle-ground...
July 7, 2013 - 5:00pm
July 3, 2013
Man arrested for shoplifting sex toy from downtown Fargo store
FARGO – A Fargo man was arrested Tuesday for shoplifting an artificial vagina from downtown Fargo’s adult bookstore after he told police he became embarrassed by his interest in the object when a woman came into the store. The man, 26-year old Christopher Wiener of Fargo, was...
July 3, 2013 - 5:00pm
June 28, 2013
Fargo woman finds man naked, covered in feces in her kitchen
FARGO – Police here say a Fargo woman awoke this week to find a naked man covered in feces in the kitchen of her apartment. Cory Robert Coste, 20, of Fargo, was charged Wednesday in Cass County District Court with Class C felony criminal trespass and criminal mischief as a Class...
June 28, 2013 - 3:36pm
June 27, 2013
Accused Taco Bell worker still working at South University Drive location
FARGO – A Taco Bell assistant manager accused of groping female customers in the drive-thru is still working at the restaurant on South University Drive, his lawyer said in court Wednesday. Austin James Brady, 20, made his first appearance in Cass County District Court Wednesday...
June 27, 2013 - 8:21am