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'Fake Blake' Shelton gets star treatment from fans at country star's Fargodome concert
Old water tower scheduled for demolition
Hubbard County law enforcement incidents report
Pokety Creek may be declassified as a trout stream
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Lakers shut out Panthers
Panthers finish third at Mid-State tournament
Panthers, Tigers move up in state polls
Panthers take control down stretch to sink Pirates
Greenway rallies to defeat Tigers
Orrin "Bud" E. Barnum
Everett Lee Langland
Anton "Tony" Joseph Panek
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Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
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Poet, folk singer offering free songwriting workshop at Nemeth Art Center
Who Will Be the Great American Storyteller?
Free screenings of Pine Point documentary this weekend
America's top female quintet performing Sept. 23
Sculpture tour will add to Art Leap experience
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Letter: Aluminum can collection trailer to be moved
Editorial: Minnesota struggles just to get grip on mental health problems
Letter: Klabunde supports local interests
Commentary: Breaking home ties
Editorial: League of Women Voters goal is to make democracy work for all
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
February 14, 2013
Three arrested near Alexandria after cocaine, stolen items are found in vehicle
Three suspects were charged with first degree controlled substance crimes after their vehicle was stopped on Interstate 94 near Alexandria Monday night. In addition to stolen property, the men were found in possession of more than 28 grams of crack cocaine concealed in the vehicle's...
February 14, 2013 - 8:01am
January 30, 2013
Texas man pleads not guilty in Grand Forks synthetic drug case that killed PR teen
A Texas man accused of being the leader of a ring that imported chemicals used in hallucinogens that killed two teenagers in June in Grand Forks...
January 30, 2013 - 8:32am
January 26, 2013
Alert deputy stops wanted man; arrest leads to huge quantity of meth seized
A traffic stop last week in Hubbard County yielded a significant quantity of meth and the arrest of a White Earth man wanted for another crime. A...
January 26, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 16, 2013
Professionals seeking help for drugs
More medical practitioners are referring themselves to a health board that monitors a variety of mental health issues, said the program manager. "People are referred to our program," said Monica Feider of the Health Professionals Services Program. "Most commonly people self-refer." Her...
January 16, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 9, 2013
Man connected to Grand Forks drug ring that killed PR teen makes deal, pleads guilty
FARGO -- A man connected to a Grand Forks drug ring pleaded guilty Monday to conspiring to distribute synthetic drugs blamed for the deaths of...
January 9, 2013 - 7:08am
January 2, 2013
Cass County search warrant yields meth, arrest
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on December 29, 2012 a search warrant was executed at a residence in Lake Shore, MN. Execution of the warrant found approximately 30 grams of suspected methamphetamine and other drug paraphernalia. A female was taken into custody in conjunction...
January 2, 2013 - 7:02am
December 26, 2012
Drugs prove costly for county
Drugs, especially the resurgence of meth, may be driving Hubbard County's out-of-home placement costs of kids. Hubbard County Social Services Director Daryl Bessler said his department had exhausted its 2012 budget by June. "It's a difficult thing," he acknowledged. "Meth drug...
December 26, 2012 - 1:00pm
December 17, 2012
Prescription drugs: 'The new killer for young and middle-aged people'
For the first time in history, more people died last year from prescription drug overdose than from accidental overdose of illegal drugs, according to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC reports that overdose deaths have "skyrocketed" in the past decade,...
December 17, 2012 - 7:52am
December 14, 2012
Fourth man sentenced in Grand Forks drug conspiracy that killed PR teen
Another former UND student was sentenced this week to federal prison in the Grand Forks-based synthetic drug conspiracy blamed in the deaths...
December 14, 2012 - 7:35am
November 27, 2012
Manvel teen gets 12.5 years for providing lethal synthetic drugs
FARGO -- A federal judge Monday sentenced Wesley Sweeney, 18, to 12½ years in prison for his confessed role in providing synthetic hallucinogens...
November 27, 2012 - 7:37am
November 21, 2012
First defendant in synthetic drug case that killed PR teen sentenced to 4 years
FARGO -- On Monday in federal court here, U.S.
November 21, 2012 - 7:55am
October 30, 2012
Grand Forks man pleads guilty to providing synthetic drugs that killed PR teen
FARGO -- Facing four federal charges carrying penalties of life-in-prison, Andrew Spofford, in a deal with prosecutors, pleaded guilty here Monday...
October 30, 2012 - 7:34am
Man pleads guilty to injecting heroin into Fargo guitarist
FARGO - Seth Lund pleaded guilty today in U.S. District Court in Fargo to injecting heroin into the arm of Cody Conner last summer, heroin that...
October 30, 2012 - 7:27am
October 23, 2012
SWAT team seizes Menahga man's guns, pot
A Menahga man is being held in the Wadena County Jail after authorities seized guns and marijuana he was allegedly holding, according to a report...
October 23, 2012 - 8:15am
October 19, 2012
Drug ring suspect reportedly beaten by fellow inmate in Grand Forks jail
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. - The East Grand Forks man in jail for giving a friend a fatal dose of synthetic drugs was beaten up by a fellow inmate...
October 19, 2012 - 8:37am