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Menahga man charged with tax crimes
41 indicted for multi-state drug trafficking ring
Counterfeit bills turn up in Bemidji
Ticks are out, spreading diseases
Two Becker County dog kennels with multiple violations are listed as 'horrible' puppy mills
Team effort lifts boys to 5th consecutive title
Girls dominate, capture 10th straight title
Panthers eliminated in quarterfinals
Offense struggles as Warroad, EGF oust Panthers from playoffs
Hakstol has to pay UND $100K to break contract
LLOYD "BOB" HANSEN
JUDITH "JUDY" HANSEN
Rustic Cabin Decor is fun, funky furniture and more
Basic Business Cents: Turning knowledge into action
Basic Business Cents: A process is a process is a process
Woodland Store under new ownership; had banner weekend
Street fair, cabaret at Armory kicks off downtown events
Memorial Day programs set for May 25
Narrowing the Straight
Bear sightings increase slightly this spring: Dry conditions may force them to roam farther for food
Minnesota Fishing Opener lived up to great expectations
Fishing Opener sees cooler start to the season
Boomtown madness: Prairie chicken rite of spring is fun
So much to think about this Memorial Day
Letter: Thank you for Post Prom support
Letter: Rep. Hancock votes misguided
Letter: Fed practices leading country to inflation
Commentary : Happy Mother’s Day from your friends at Companeros and the Dorset House
March 7, 2013
26 charges in Perham horse neglect case
Tom Hintgen / OTTER TAIL FOCUS - Bruce and Allison Breun of Frazee appeared in Otter Tail County District Court on Monday to face 26 separate charges related to the abuse and neglect of 11 horses rescued from a farm north of Perham in November. The two individuals will each be assigned...
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March 7, 2013 - 8:06am
February 25, 2013
'He was death on the land': Ex-Fargo businessman Kiefer facing misdemeanor charges for large-scale animal neglect in western ND
FARGO - Bill Kiefer and his bay mule made a conspicuous presence at last summer's Cow Town Hoe Down celebration in New Salem. Kiefer, a stranger to most in this farming and ranching community of 951 in western North Dakota's Morton County, gave rides to kids on his mule one afternoon...
February 25, 2013 - 8:02am
January 3, 2013
West Fargo man gets 3 days in jail for mistreating dogs
FARGO - A West Fargo man accused of keeping two dogs in a sometimes sweltering garage littered with feces without food and water for more than two weeks was sentenced Wednesday to three days in jail and 15 hours of community service. Jason Weisgerber's attorney entered a guilty plea...
January 3, 2013 - 7:16am
December 8, 2012
Starving Maltese rescued from abusive home
The burley Park Rapids cop that went on the animal rescue call Nov. 30 almost lost his lunch at the sight of Angel. Matted, starving, in a...
December 8, 2012 - 1:00pm
November 14, 2012
11 neglected horses rescued near Perham
Authorities in Otter Tail county executed a large animal rescue mission just north of Perham on Friday. Deputies got the search warrant that day, and ended up taking 11 neglected horses off the farmstead, some in better shape than others. Authorities say the caretaker ignored previous...
November 14, 2012 - 7:47am
November 22, 2011
51 cats rescued from Thief River Falls home
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - The Humane Society here said it was called to deal with a small house filled with 51 cats that took a week to catch. Dawn Williamson, operations manager for the Pennington County Humane Society, said police called her Nov. 12 about an elderly woman whose...
November 22, 2011 - 7:36am
Leads sought in Wolverton animal cruelty case
WOLVERTON, Minn. - In this town of just over 100, almost everyone knows 7-year-old Siberian husky Jack by his first name. Most have likely seen the bright-eyed dog and his owner, Sandy Maesse, on their daily walks through the small town. The familiarity and community spirit that...
June 22, 2011 - 7:40am
April 30, 2011
Dozen horses seized, more found dead near Sebeka
SEBEKA, Minn. - About a dozen horses were seized by the Wadena County Sheriff's Office here, and a few more were found dead on the property, apparently from not being fed. Wadena County Chief Deputy Bill Cross said the sheriff's office acted on a tip that the horses were in need...
April 30, 2011 - 9:57am