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A nativity scene at the public school is the talk of this town of 800 this week. Head cook Jodi Petry set it up in the cafeteria, but Superintendent Brian Clarke decided to take it down Monday. The school board reviewed his decision Tuesday night and decided that the nativity scene could go back up as long as displays of other religious holidays are also shown.
GARY, Minn. -- A head-on collision north of Gary on state Highway 32 killed both drivers Thursday afternoon. At about 2:10 p.m., the driver of a 2001 Mercury Grand Marquis was traveling south and swerved into the lane of opposite traffic, colliding with a 2007 Chevy Impala, according to a Minnesota State Patrol report. Both drivers were killed and both vehicles were totaled, the patrol said. No other details were immediately released.
MOORHEAD — The rack of a massive bull elk shot this fall in northwest Minnesota has been scored by a certified measurer for the Boone and Crockett Club, and it’s all but official the trophy will be the highest-scoring elk ever taken by hunting in Minnesota. Brad Penas of Moorhead shot the 6x7 bull Sept.
FARGO – Heavy freight train traffic in the oil fields has canceled several of Amtrak’s passenger trips between Chicago and Spokane, Wash., through the weekend, disrupting service for hundreds of...
DULUTH – The condition of University of Minnesota Duluth sophomore Alyssa Lommel remains critical but stable at a hospital in St. Paul, where she is being treated for severe frostbite...
FARGO -- Authorities responded to an overnight break-in Wednesday morning at MTI in Fargo in which a pot of coffee was made, but no items were taken. An employee discovered...
Growing up, Becky Dunham didn’t go to the beach or theme parks for family vacations. Instead they visited museums. The new curator at the Plains Art Museum here has been a fan of museums as long as she can remember. “I grew up in an artsy family,” said the new curator of the Plains Art Museum, adding that both of her parents are classically trained musicians. “That was our family time. … When I was young, I saw an exhibition about Pompeii, and that solidified the kind of work I wanted to do.”
By Jason Haddix
DULUTH – Police interviews and observations from the scene where Alyssa Jo Lommel was found nearly frozen to death Saturday morning indicate that the 19-year-old college student probably searched around...
WILLMAR, Minn. -- A Cokato man sentenced to prison for an August 2012 crash that killed three people east of Willmar was ordered Tuesday to pay more than $37,000 in...