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Boating accident on Fish Hook Lake
Teardrop camper builders comfortable with cozy camping
Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers 41st Annual Show draws over 3,000
Architectural firm discusses building repairs with Menahga School Board
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Panthers edge Aitkin in season debut
Rasmussen, Etter sparked Midway's offense
Fisher defends Club Championship
Schroeder captures Club Championship
Grossinger repeats as triathlon champ
JoAnn Elavsky Whitaker
Delbert G. Smith
Gary L. Bohall
Fern Marie Crocker
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Big River Bread & Breakfast is now open
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
Forestedge Art Fair pleases the eye and palate
Local youth get creative at Youth Music & Art Showcase
2nd Street Stage concludes Aug. 25 with ‘Circle of Heat’
‘Upper Mississippians’ performing at Aug. 25 Noon Hour Concert
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning programming resumes Sept. 6
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
Commentary: Slow down and take a deep breath
Letter: Take time to read Menahga school report
Permanent home needed for future Olympics
Editorial: Support exists here for law enforcement
Letter: Data requests are a legal right to know
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Local students spent a week at Camp RYLA
Recipes: Dad’s Day Menu
November 5, 2015
Reward being offered to help find woman who went missing 2 years ago
It's been more than two years since a former rural Crosby woman went missing and the family has now put up a $1,000 reward for her return. Dawn Carlson was last seen on Oct. 2, 2013 in Karlstad. Carlson lived in rural Crosby for 15 years and then moved to Lake Bronson years...
November 5, 2015 - 8:43am
October 31, 2015
‘Dog the Bounty Hunter' offers $10,000 reward in case of missing Redby woman
Reality television personality Duane “Dog” Chapman has offered a $10,000 reward in the case of a missing Redby, Minn., woman. ADVERTISEMENT Rose Downwind, 31, was last seen in Bemidji on Oct. 21. Downwind was last seen by an ex-boyfriend leaving a residence...
October 31, 2015 - 2:46pm
October 27, 2015
Human remains identified as missing student
“Our family will bring her home and lay her to rest,” writes a cousin of the 18-year-old who hadn’t been seen in nearly two weeks. By Paul Walsh Star Tribune OCTOBER 27, 2015 — 10:52AM DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE, .Laura Ann Schwendemann, 18, a freshman...
October 27, 2015 - 11:34am
Farmer finds human remains near where Minnesota teen disappeared
Authorities say a farmer has found human remains that appear to be of a female about the same age as woman reported missing Oct 14. The...
October 27, 2015 - 8:26am
October 21, 2015
Blue house, statue may hold key in missing person case
By Tara Bitzen/Forum News Service Authorities in Douglas and Pope counties continue to search for a missing 18-year-old woman. Laura Ann Schwendemann has been missing since Wednesday evening, October 14. According to authorities, Schwendemann was last seen at the...
October 21, 2015 - 8:41am
October 10, 2015
Search leads to recovering former Warren man, 1 of 3 missing boaters on Lake of the Woods
One of the three boaters missing on the Lake of the Woods has been found. Searchers found Justin Kelly Haugtvedt, 22, Baudette, in about 14 feet of water, Lake of the Woods County Sheriff Gary Fish said in a news release issued shortly before midnight Friday. Sheriff's...
October 10, 2015 - 9:33am
Missing Kelliher-area woman found deceased; cause likely hypothermia
A 32-year-old woman was found deceased in a rural Kelliher cornfield Friday morning. Crystal Green was reported missing Tuesday evening. Her...
October 10, 2015 - 9:30am
July 8, 2015
Rescue crews searching for boy in Boundary Waters
Several public safety agencies responded Tuesday to a water rescue call at Basswood Falls on the Minnesota-Ontario border. Lake County Sheriff Carey Johnson told the News Tribune that three people in a canoe went over the falls — about a 25- to 30-foot drop — just after 1...
July 8, 2015 - 7:24am
July 6, 2015
Missing North Dakota woman’s death an accident, authorities say after vehicle, prosthetic discovered in Idaho
More than three and a half years after her disappearance, Idaho law enforcement officials have discovered items belonging to a missing Ardoch, N.D. woman and no foul play is suspected in her disappearance. A prosthetic knee and a vehicle belonging to Florence Dumontet, who went...
July 6, 2015 - 2:39pm
ND missing woman’s car, prosthetic found in Idaho
Idaho law enforcement officials have discovered items belonging to a North Dakota woman missing since 2011. The Shoshone County Sheriff's Office told the Grand Forks County Sheriff's Office on Thursday that hikers found a prosthetic knee with a serial number matching one belonging...
July 6, 2015 - 12:30pm
June 29, 2015
Grand Forks police seek missing Minnesota man
Authorities are searching for a Badger, Minn., man, who was reported missing in Grand Forks over the weekend. The Grand Forks Police Department received the report Sunday that Aaron Thomas Pigeon, 25, Badger, Minn., was last seen in the Grand Forks area at about 11:30 p.m. Saturday....
June 29, 2015 - 2:34pm
June 22, 2015
Volunteer team still searches for Iowa news anchor who vanished 20 years ago
LONG PRAIRIE — Jodi Huisentruit overslept on the day she disappeared. On June 27, 1995, when a co-worker at the TV station where she worked in Mason City, Iowa, called to check on her, the 27-year-old Long Prairie native said she would be racing to the station and be...
June 22, 2015 - 8:24am
May 21, 2015
Remains found at state park identified as Minneapolis woman missing 30 years
Human remains found in a remote section of Gooseberry Falls State Park last year have been identified as those of a Minneapolis woman missing for nearly 30 years. Lake County Sheriff Carey Johnson and officials from the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension on Wednesday announced...
May 21, 2015 - 8:17am
March 23, 2015
Search resumes for missing Becker County woman
The search continued Thursday for missing Becker County woman Melissa “Mitz” Eagleshield. Becker County Sheriff’s Investigator Jon Peterson and Boat and Water Officer Adam Douglas spent most of the day Thursday scouring the wooded, swampy area between Height of Land...
March 23, 2015 - 9:02am
February 19, 2015
Disappearance still a mystery
Family and friends of missing Detroit Lakes woman Melissa “Mitz” Eagleshield celebrated her 43rd birthday without her recently. Balloons were released from the Veteran’s Memorial Park in remembrance of Eagleshield, who went missing in October. She was last...
February 19, 2015 - 8:57am