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County board discusses off-sale liquor license
Akeley opposes off-sale liquor bill
Menahga School Board discusses safety, supervision
Journey to citizenship
'War on Drugs' topic of Akeley forum
Four area wrestlers qualify for state
Panthers qualify for state in six events
Northland Nature Journal: Unique bird and wildlife sightings
Late run carries Cardinals to 71-64 win over Panthers
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Randy William Guegel
Mark Louis Wilkins
Kara Rebecca Blevins
Paul Eugene Seybert
Joyce Wahlenberg (Massa)
Business page guidelines
Business items now paid content, giving contributors more control
Top 10 reasons to be sweet on Minnesota's Small Businesses
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
Local baker to discuss Victorian recipes for Lifelong Learning
World-traveling musician performing at Park Rapids Library
Smashing Pumpkins to visit SD, Minn. in first tour in 20 years
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning releases spring schedule
Thematic music slated for Feb. 12 band concert
Northland Nature Journal: Unique bird and wildlife sightings
About Fishing: Maximizing fishing time on ice and open water
Weekend Adventures: In search of the best fish photo
Column: Explore the North Country Trail year 'round
Park Rapids teen catches unwieldy walleye
Letter to Editor: Extreme partisanship on gun issue is sick
Letter to Editor: Examples of 'Minnesota Nice'
LWV offering civic engagement lessons
Commentary: Rep. Steve Green looking to follow historic 2017 session with another big year
Opinion: Key points to remember about consent this Valentine's
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Severe Weather Announcements (10)
October 8, 2015
Duluth doctor who stalked Detroit Lakes boyfriend put on probation
A Duluth doctor whose license has been suspended has been put on probation and will spend just days in jail for stalking a former boyfriend from Detroit Lakes and for being caught with dozens of prescription pain pills when he was booked into the Becker County Jail. Daniel...
October 8, 2015 - 8:20am
October 7, 2015
Arrest of Minnesota man in underage sex sting, leads to chilling discovery in his vehicle
- A Maple Grove man is accused of responding to a 16-year-old girl’s online ad offering to exchange sex for money.Corwin Thomas Moose, 43, was charged last week in Washington County with two counts of prostitution of a minor. He is scheduled to appear in court Oct.
October 7, 2015 - 10:07am
October 2, 2015
Two flee police, leave behind 98 grams meth
A man and a woman are accused of fleeing police at the Detroit Lakes Walmart and leaving their car at Long Lake Park with nearly a quarter-pound of methamphetamines inside. James Matthew Longfield, 30, of Mahnomen and Mariah Jean Giard, 24, of Naytahwaush are both charged...
October 2, 2015 - 8:14am
October 1, 2015
Alexandria woman faces murder charge
An Alexandria woman is charged with third degree murder and bringing contraband -- methamphetamine -- into a prison. Authorities allege that Melissa Rae Guillette gave gelatin capsules filled with meth to an inmate, a friend she was visiting at the Minnesota Correctional...
October 1, 2015 - 8:52am
Women who allegedly robbed Grand Forks bank still at large
` Police are searching for a woman in connection with a Wednesday robbery at Bremer Bank here. At about 1:30 p.m., the woman allegedly displayed a weapon in the lobby of the bank at 921 N. Washington St. and demanded money, Grand Forks Police Lt. Derik Zimmel said....
October 1, 2015 - 8:30am
September 30, 2015
'It doesn't just happen to everybody else'
By Amy Chaffins/Alexandria Echo Press It was a typical September morning five years ago. Lucille Vogt, 77, of Leaf Valley was on...
September 30, 2015 - 9:24am
Man hit, killed another with vehicle, told passengers to pretend it didn't happen, police say
A 43-year-old Bagley man faces a vehicular homicide charge on claims he struck another man with a sport utility vehicle and told his passengers to pretend they didn’t see anything early on Sunday morning.
September 30, 2015 - 9:04am
September 28, 2015
Fargo police shoot car theft suspect
A Fargo police officer shot a 31-year-old suspect in a car theft Monday morning after police say he pointed a weapon at the officer that turned out to be a BB gun. The man shot by police shortly after 3 a.m. was taken to Essentia Hospital, David Todd, Fargo's interim police...
September 28, 2015 - 8:48am
September 24, 2015
DNA from cigarette butt snares man
Jason Duane Lampl, 24, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony second-degree burglary. According to court records, in June of 2014 he burglarized a cabin on South Dinner Lake Loop, Park Rapids. The well pump and tank were removed from inside the...
September 24, 2015 - 8:18am
WF woman found passed out in car in middlle of intersection with heroin needle stuck in arm
An arrest warrant has been issued for a West Fargo woman on heroin possession charges after she and a man driving her were both found passed out in a car that was stopped in the middle of a Fargo intersection, according to prosecutors. Court documents filed in Cass County District...
September 24, 2015 - 8:04am
September 16, 2015
Ex-mayor charged with stealing from baseball team
St. CLOUD — The former mayor of Richmond in central Minnesota is accused of stealing money from the amateur baseball team that he used to manage. Scott Kron, 43, is charged in Stearns County District Court with three felonies and one gross misdemeanor.
September 16, 2015 - 9:58am
Minn. woman pleads guilty to sending nude photos of 6-year-old daughter to arouse 'friend'
SLAYTON, Minn. – A 25-year-old Slayton woman who sent cellphone photographs of her 6-year-old daughter to a "friend" to try to sexually arouse him will apparently be able to stay out of prison and keep her children if she follows probationary guidelines. Tyna Rae Patch,...
September 16, 2015 - 9:40am
September 15, 2015
Bemidji woman gets 10-years probation in fatal hypothermia case involving 6-year-old cousin
A Bemidji woman who last month pleaded guilty to a second-degree manslaughter charge after her 6-year-old cousin she was supposed to be babysitting wandered out into 25-below February weather in Bemidji, for the moment, has avoided jail time. Rachel Downer, 23, used her hands...
September 15, 2015 - 11:37am
Allegedly shot by landlord, Perham man told fiance 'I’m already dead. Run.'
With a notarized eviction notice on his front door, Mike Marcell Jr. walked the 20 yards to his landlord’s home on the morning of Sept. 4...
September 15, 2015 - 11:31am
September 14, 2015
Two found dead in rural Brandon home have been identified
Authorities have released more details about a Saturday evening shooting that left two men dead in a rural Brandon home Saturday. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office (DCSO) received a 9-1-1 call at 5:49 p.m.
September 14, 2015 - 8:49am