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Park Rapids chapter of DAV receives membership award
Shot in the wilds of Anoka County ... an alligator
ND school gets national attention over tight clothings policy
$5M in federal funds will support training for crude-by-rail safety, incident response
Rural Menahga man strikes deer with motorcycle
Going, going ... gone: Twins fire Gardenhire
Another slow start costs Panthers
Swimmers suffer first dual loss at Bemidji
Tigers looking to end losing streak
Hitchcock's two TDs lift Tigers to 42-22 victory over Hill City
JOHN "SLUG" ROEHL
DOROTHY EVELYN LONG
RICHARD R. TAPIO
Menahga receives Business Retention award
L.L. Bean plans Mall of America store, its first west of Chicago
Dogs Paw on Highway 34 expanding
Deer Lane under new management
Art Leap inspires
A big beer brewhaha
Heartland Concert season announced
Public screening of inspirational film ‘Girl Rising’ at library
Lake Lunacy 1.0: Searching for the sunken commode
Itasca schedules Hiking Fest, annual meeting for Oct. 4
Friend heard screams as hunter was being mauled; bear found dead next day, wounded hunter recovering
Gravy, partner nearly win Fall Slam; D’s win in a squeaker
Hunters head into opener with numbers soaring in the flyway
DNR finalizes decision denying permits to Ely bear researcher Lynn Rogers
Editorial: Candidates should fight for Greater Minnesota
Thanks for being honest
Budget cuts, status quo not the answer
Conservative standards for state government
Learn more here.
The last hurrah of the garden vegetables
Enjoy some colorful squash
Couple reunited on TV in June is now engaged
Necce’s Ristorante hosts Italian wine master
March 5, 2012
Suspect charged in Staples armed robbery
A 24-year-old man was charged with first-degree aggravated robbery in connection with a Jan.
March 5, 2012 - 7:34am
February 20, 2012
Politicians await Tuesday redistricting announcement
The most important day of the 2012 Minnesota legislative session, for some at least, could be Tuesday. That is the day when a state judicial...
February 20, 2012 - 8:22am
February 18, 2012
Facebook postings help Willmar police solve thefts captured on security cameras
WILLMAR -- The Willmar Police Department is crediting Facebook with helping police identify and arrest two suspects this week in a pair of recent thefts. The tactic proved so successful that police are considering using Facebook more often to help locate suspects whose images are...
February 18, 2012 - 10:50am
UPDATED: Beef cow in Fosston gives birth to quadruplets; one calf dies unexpectedly
If there were a lottery for cattle producers, Keith Sistad just won it. One of the Red Angus beef cows on his ranch near Fosston, Minn., gave...
February 18, 2012 - 10:40am
February 16, 2012
Brothers sink 2 vehicles in 1 weekend in Otter Tail County lakes
It was quite the weekend for the Craig and Brian Swanson brother duo. In two days, the brothers did together what most ice fishermen spend their whole lives avoiding. They both sunk their vehicles. The two-day car-sinking spree started Feb. 3. Craig was on the way to his icehouse...
February 16, 2012 - 3:29pm
February 15, 2012
Kennedy woman sentenced for stealing from employer, friend faces more theft charges
Leanne Truedson said she felt betrayed and shocked after she learned that her "good friend" Miranda Sue Gustafson allegedly stole more than $55,000 from the Truedson family and its business in Kennedy, Minn. Gustafson, 33, of Kennedy, was sentenced Tuesday for the portion of that...
February 15, 2012 - 7:31am
February 14, 2012
Osakis murder trial takes twist
A case against the suspect in an Osakis murder has taken a twist. Jeffrey Allan Brooks, 52, of Alexandria, was scheduled to be sentenced in Todd County District Court on Monday, February 13.
February 14, 2012 - 7:01am
Cold weather exposure apparently claims life of DL man
A Detroit Lakes man was found dead at his doorstep Saturday morning, apparently after dying of exposure on a night when overnight lows were below zero. Aaron Braasch, 36, was found by a relative about 8 a.m. outside the house he lived in on the 600 block of Roosevelt Avenue, according...
February 14, 2012 - 6:56am
February 11, 2012
Sex assault charges against former Two Harbors bus driver dismissed
After consulting with law enforcement, jurors and parents of the alleged victims, the St. Louis County Attorney's Office on Friday dismissed sexual assault charges against a former school bus driver. Jimmy James, 64, of Two Harbors was accused of molesting five girls between the...
February 11, 2012 - 9:15am
February 9, 2012
Newfolden teacher accused of taking nude photos of student
Justin Adelmann, an English teacher in Newfolden, Minn., and a soldier in the Minnesota National Guard is facing three felony counts for taking and sending pornographic photographs of a 16-year-old student. The 29-year-old appeared in state district court Tuesday in Warren, Minn.,...
February 9, 2012 - 8:02am
February 8, 2012
East Grand Forks and former Bemidji priest accused of theft
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn.
February 8, 2012 - 8:18am
February 7, 2012
Non-use of seatbelts contributes to Minnesota fatalities
For the second consecutive month, lack of seat belt use factored in a majority of Minnesota traffic deaths. In January, 13 of the 18 motorists killed were not buckled up, according to preliminary Department of Public Safety (DPS) Office of Traffic Safety crash data. In December, only...
February 7, 2012 - 11:59am
Longville man arraigned in weekend stabbing
A Longville man was arraigned Tuesday in the stabbing death of a Walker man at a party Saturday night. Frank Jesse LaRose, 23, is charged with Second Degree Intentional Murder in Cass County District Court. Authorities were called to a Longville residence to find James Raymond...
February 7, 2012 - 11:33am
Crookston man arrested in fatal stabbing of father
CROOKSTON - Police arrested a Crookston man in the North Broadway Apartment building here Sunday night as the suspect in the stabbing death of his father, 58-year-old Jerome Anthony Abel. Before police detained 27-year-old Jacob Anthony Abel, he stood, bloodied, holding a knife in...
February 7, 2012 - 7:28am
Accused Bemidji dog hoarder to remain in hospital pending hearing
February 7, 2012 - 7:25am