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UPDATE: Man dies, grandson hospitalized after ATV breaks through ice near Alexandria Tuesday night
Essentia in talks to join Sanford Health Plan provider network
Librarian charged with entering Grafton homes, saying she was looking for books
Man sentenced in crash that critically injured PR woman
Area artists paint women killed by domestic violence for Beautiful Life Project
Baumgartner, Dravis win medals
Fritze, Benson advance to state
Panthers eliminate Rams from tournament
Panthers host Rangers as section playoffs start
Browerville boys eliminate Menahga from section play
PERCY D. ANDERSON
IDA MAY BENHAM
BETTY J. PETERSON
Target plans to cut thousands of jobs in Minnesota
Basic Business Cents: Culture eats strategic plans for lunch every time!
Pending approval, new PR bank to be called Northview
Dog food made by Perham company is recalled
Figure skating extravaganza is 26th annual
Park Rapids High School choir performs March 2
Nevis graduate publishes first book
Chili Challenge Wednesday
Osprey platform goes to new heights
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
About Fishing: New wave for information on fishing; technology trumps know-how?
Black bear emergence is coming as hibernation ends
Local resorters meet with legislators: Post Labor Day school opening?
Letter: Thank you for making Cabin Fever a success
Letter: Obama’s remarks to WDAY were dishonest
Letter: Other options to transportation plan
Letter: Mental health jail diversion will save lives, money
Editorial: Social Security numbers are all over the place
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