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Sculptures revealed at Red Bridge Park
'Heartland Lakes' is new community brand
Paul Bunyan Days celebrates 70 years
Man, 76, drowns in northern Minnesota lake
Some areas of western Minnesota saw up to 7 inches of rain
Clay Dusters qualify for state tournament
Carlson, Overmyer earn medals at NSIC meet
Vaudrin concludes career at NSIC meet
Esox rally to edge Midway in battle for first place
Area runners compete in 42nd Duluth Marathon
Kenneth William Parsons
Ronald "Ron" Ralph Lindbom
Millie Ann Donnay
27 new foods, 5 new vendors announced for Minnesota State Fair
Closing arguments for and against Line 3
PUC decision on Line 3 expected by end of June
Robocalls fray consumers' nerves
Take time for a mid-year small business checkup
Place a Business Announcement
Great American Story deadline approaches
An afternoon with author Ahmed Ismail Yusuf
Red Bridge Park Sculpture Trail to be unveiled June 16
2nd Street Stage kicks off June 14
Upcoming Prince album features nine new tracks
NORTHLAND NATURE JOURNAL: The big catch up
Lindows take top honors at Cirks Fishing Tournament
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
Local and state fishing reports
WEEKEND ADVENTURES: Best intentions for Boundary Waters trip
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
COMMENTARY: Politics: We need it
Paid political letter policy takes effect
COMMENTARY: A Memorial Day message from the Park Rapids DAV
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
July 10, 2013
Arson confirmed in Moorhead nightclub fire
By Dave Olson / The Forum MOORHEAD – An investigation confirms that Monday’s fire at the former Coach’s Sports Pub in downtown Moorhead...
July 10, 2013 - 8:48am
May 29, 2013
Beltrami County investigates burglary, arson
On May 27, 2013, at 1:46 p.m., the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office, Cass Lake Fire and Leech Lake Tribal Police responded to a house fire in the 6800 block of Maple Beach Court NE in Sugarbush Township. Upon arrival at the scene, deputies found a house fully engulfed and evidence...
May 29, 2013 - 7:28am
October 10, 2012
Arson likely cause of County 27 Fire (Karlstad), reward offered
Fire investigators have determined that the probable cause of a major wildfire in Kittson and Marshall Counties in northwestern Minnesota was arson. An investigation is ongoing by the Kittson County Sheriff, the Marshall County Sheriff and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.They...
October 10, 2012 - 11:48am
June 28, 2012
Andvik to serve nearly four years in prison for arsons, followed by up to 20 years probation
MOORHEAD - Tara Andvik, the Barnesville-area woman convicted last month of trying to burn down her own farmhouse, is heading to state prison...
June 28, 2012 - 3:43pm
June 8, 2012
Frazee man in court for setting home on fire
A Frazee man made his first appearance Tuesday in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of first degree arson. Chad Steven Pikula, 38, of 604 West Ash Ave., Frazee, is accused of setting fire to the home in rural Menahga that he shared with his wife on Dec. 14, 2010. The...
June 8, 2012 - 7:00am
June 1, 2012
Convicted arsonist Andvik writes ex-lover from jail
MOORHEAD - Tara Andvik, a rural Barnesville woman convicted May 15 of setting several fires to her farmstead, is now the subject of a proposed...
June 1, 2012 - 5:47am
May 16, 2012
Barnesville woman found guilty of arson
MOORHEAD - Tara Andvik quietly sobbed as guilty verdicts on three felony counts of arson were read by a Clay County jury Tuesday. Her husband,...
May 16, 2012 - 7:13am
May 15, 2012
Polk County fire that killed horse, destroyed shed ruled arson
CROOKSTON, Minn. - A fire at a rural Crookston shed that killed Bandit, a stud quarter horse, early Friday morning was caused by arson, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Office. The state Fire Marshal Division came to that conclusion. A reward of up to $2,500 is being offered...
May 15, 2012 - 6:37am
Investigator testifies he thinks Tara Andvik set fires at her rural Barnesville farmstead
MOORHEAD - In sometimes tearful interviews with investigators, Tara Andvik repeatedly denied setting fires to her rural Barnesville farmstead...
May 15, 2012 - 6:35am
May 11, 2012
Ex-lover of arson suspect: 'I knew she'd be the type to frame me'
MOORHEAD - Tara Andvik's ex-lover said today that when he heard about the first of six fires at her rural Barnesville farm last October after...
May 11, 2012 - 11:19am
May 10, 2012
Arson suspect to husband: 'Don't look at me like that'
MOORHEAD - Four fires had already scorched the Matt and Tara Andvik farmstead near Barnesville when he called police on Oct. 17 to report that...
May 10, 2012 - 7:22am
April 30, 2012
Ada man sentenced to 8 years for arson
ADA, Minn. - An Ada man has been sentenced in Norman County District Court to eight years in prison in connection with two arson fires. Jason Timothy Campbell, 33, earlier pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree arson stemming from fires at a senior center and at a home in Ada...
April 30, 2012 - 9:39am
April 14, 2012
Letters claim Barnesville arson suspect was target
MOORHEAD - An anonymous, handwritten letter sent to The Forum alleges the rural Barnesville woman charged with starting her own home on fire...
April 14, 2012 - 9:33am
January 18, 2012
Trial date set for Barnesville woman accused of setting fires at her home
MOORHEAD - A trial date has been set for Tara Andvik, the 33-year-old rural Barnesville woman accused of setting fires at her home. Judge Michael...
January 18, 2012 - 7:34am
January 10, 2012
Akeley man arrested, charged with arson in Cass County case
An Akeley man has been charged in an arson fire that occurred in Cass County early Sunday morning. According to Sheriff Tom Burch, Cass County authorities responded to the report of a house fire in the Chickamaw Beach area. Although the dwelling was occupied at the time, no one...
January 10, 2012 - 5:28pm