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Lake Park mayor enters Alford plea on felony charge
Sebeka police chief cited for DWI retires; part-time officer named interim chief
Investigative Report: Frazee coach suspended for kicking student in groin
Man wearing fake badge charged in St. Paul bar shooting
Browerville ends Tigers' playoff run
Menahga boys follow playoff win over Parkers Prairie with loss to Browerville
Verndale defeats Nevis in regular-season finale
Carlson caps career with a second-place finish at state
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‘Fargo’ brings crime to Bemidji, eh?
Upcoming events March 9-12
Community Calendar March 10-12
Let’s not lose our heads about AIS
Possible record trout catch could land angler in trouble
USXC racers speed across countryside
DNR eagle camera goes live
DNR says 12 people face 80 charges in Lake of the Woods fishing case
Josh’s Collision open on Highway 34
Northwoods Dental under new ownership
DL liquor sales up by $500,000
Letter: Short-term gain doesn’t trump lands
Letter: ‘Funny things’ about Enbridge
Letter: PTA in need of new leadership to continue
Editorial: Beware of quick credit card fixes
Letter: Contact me about 2014 session
Hubbard County man credits FATHER Project for helping his family succeed
January 3, 2012
Anglers hurry to get fish houses off thin ice in Otter Tail County
Fish houses are dropping like flies through bad ice on area lakes. Chris Vinten, the Conservation Officer for the Perham area, said at least...
outdoors / fishing
January 3, 2012 - 7:35am
Father, 5-year-old son go through ice on ATV in Pelican Lake
ASHBY, Minn. -- A man and his 5-year-old son are OK after their all-terrain vehicle went through ice on Pelican Lake near here. The sheriff's office says the 39-year-old man and his son were on the east side of the Grant County lake this morning when they drove through a pressure...
region / outdoors
January 3, 2012 - 7:25am
December 29, 2011
Fish houses sink into Little Detroit, ice remains thin
Deteriorating ice conditions on Little Detroit Lake caused the Becker County Sheriff's Department to issue an ice warning for the entire county on Tuesday. Sheriff Tim Gordon said two fish houses fell through the ice on Tuesday morning and a third began to sink.
December 29, 2011 - 8:31am
DNR officer OK after ATV breaks through ice on Lake of the Woods
A conservation officer for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources escaped injury over the weekend after the ATV he was driving broke through thin ice on Lake of the Woods. According to Lt. Pat Znajda, District 1 enforcement supervisor for the DNR, the officer, Ben Huener,...
December 29, 2011 - 8:24am
December 28, 2011
Two men survive plunge into open water on Otter Tail County lake
Two men survived a close call Tuesday when their ATV tipped into open water on Dead Lake - the fourth ATV mishap in five days in Otter Tail County. Andrew Swank, 26, and Dallas Williamson, 24, both of Austin, were riding across Dead Lake when their ATV, which was pulling a portable...
December 28, 2011 - 12:46pm
Becker County sheriff issues ice warning Tuesday after fish houses start sinking
Deteriorating ice conditions on Little Detroit Lake caused the Becker County Sheriff's Department to issue an ice warning on Tuesday. Sheriff Tim Gordon said two fish houses were sinking and in danger of falling through the ice Tuesday morning. He urged people not to drive cars or...
outdoors / fishing
December 28, 2011 - 8:52am
Fargo firefighters save dog from icy Red River
FARGO - Fargo firefighters rescued a black Labrador named Jake on Tuesday after the animal got stuck on ice in the Red River near the El Zagal...
December 28, 2011 - 8:41am
December 27, 2011
2 rescued after ATV plunges through ice in Crow Wing County
Two men were rescued after an all-terrain vehicle went through the ice Monday evening on Upper Whitefish Lake in Crow Wing County. The men were rescued about 150 yards from shore and were treated by North Ambulance personnel at the scene, according to the Crow Wing County Sheriff's...
December 27, 2011 - 9:31am
December 24, 2011
Fargo man saved after falling through thin ice near Pelican Rapids
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. - A 20-year-old Fargo man fell through thin ice Friday evening near here and was rescued by the Pelican Rapids Fire Department. Tyler Hansen was driving an ATV back to shore on Prairie Lake north of Pelican Rapids when he and the ATV he was riding broke through...
December 24, 2011 - 12:22pm
December 15, 2011
Rothsay man rescued after falling through ice on Crystal Lake
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. - A 40-year-old Rothsay man is recovering after he fell through the ice on Crystal Lake near here Wednesday night. The man fell around 7 p.m.
December 15, 2011 - 7:28am
December 14, 2011
Frazee mourns Myrel: It wasn't supposed to end this way
The Frazee community is in mourning after Myrel Schermerhorn, the 17-year-old Frazee-Vergas High School wrestler hospitalized since a car accident last month, died on Monday. Schermerhorn's father wrote on the family's CaringBridge website: "This is the proudest Dad in the world,"...
December 14, 2011 - 4:21pm
December 13, 2011
Teen wrestler's dad: Myrel 'lost this match'
FRAZEE, Minn. - The community is in mourning after Myrel Schermerhorn, the 17-year-old Frazee-Vergas High School wrestler hospitalized since a car accident last month, died on Monday. Schermerhorn's father wrote on the family's CaringBridge website: "This is the proudest Dad in the...
December 13, 2011 - 7:43am
December 10, 2011
Winter angling is no walk on the ice
It's difficult to make a sweeping statement, but by most accounts, it's officially ice time. Be prepared, ice fishing itself is hard work....
outdoors / fishing
December 10, 2011 - 1:00pm
December 7, 2011
The winter community sprouts
Ice houses began appearing on the south shore of Long Lake this week. Tuesday morning's low temperatures near zero helped the ice formation but...
news / fishing
December 7, 2011 - 1:00pm
Beltrami County recounts second ice rescue
The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office, along with Kelliher Fire and Rescue and Bemidji Fire Department, responded to a call for assistance to two stranded fisherman on Upper Red Lake off the south shore near Rogers Campground at 1:02 p.m. Tuesday, December 6, 2011 (approximately 48...
December 7, 2011 - 7:21am