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After Memorial Day, tough traffic ahead near Detroit Lakes
Report shows 40-hour minimum wage job won’t cover rent in Minnesota
Father of five dies after 'senseless' attack outside Fargo bar
Cacc County shooting victims identified
Necce's veterans dinner is June 10
Bike Opener nets fun on the Fish Hook
Panthers finish eighth at state True Team track meet
Lakers win East-West Invitational
Menahga sweeps Parkers Prairie
Track and Field Day
Woodland Store under new ownership; had banner weekend
Basic Business Cents: A process is a process is a process
Johnson’s readies for Opener
Gigabit Internet service comes to Lake George area
Memorial Day programs set for May 25
Love, loss and labradors
Narrowing the Straight
Minnesota Fishing Opener lived up to great expectations
Fishing Opener sees cooler start to the season
Boomtown madness: Prairie chicken rite of spring is fun
Round River trail maintenance split between groups
Letter: Thank you for Post Prom support
Letter: Rep. Hancock votes misguided
Letter: Fed practices leading country to inflation
Commentary : Happy Mother’s Day from your friends at Companeros and the Dorset House
Editorial: Mother’s Day big day for cards, flowers
August 26, 2014
West Fargo teacher Aaron Knodel suspended without pay
By Wendy Reuer / The Forum WEST FARGO – The School Board here voted Monday to suspend an English teacher who faces felony charges for an alleged relationship with a student. Board member Allan Skramstad asked that Aaron Knodel’s suspension without pay be taken off the...
news / education
August 26, 2014 - 8:12am
March 22, 2012
FBI: Sherry Arnold's remains found near Williston
Remains of a body believed to be that of Sherry Arnold, the teacher kidnapped Jan. 7 from a street in Sidney, Mont., were recovered Wednesday near Williston, N.D., according to the FBI. Agents, along with local and state law enforcement began the recovery work Tuesday and were done...
March 22, 2012 - 8:13am
January 20, 2012
Men charged in Montana kidnapping had just left Colorado
The two men charged with kidnapping Sherry Arnold from a Sidney, Mont., street Jan. 7 apparently had just arrived in the Williston (N.D.) Basin, according to information from a court in Colorado where the men are from. Leslie Waters Jr., 47, and Michael Spell, 22, remain in a Williston...
January 20, 2012 - 7:28am
January 16, 2012
Montana teacher's kidnapping and death echo Sjodin case
The FBI knows that Sherry Arnold, the Sidney, Mont., teacher missing since Jan. 7, was kidnapped and is dead, but it hasn't located her body yet. It's a case with echoes of the kidnapping and killing in 2003 of UND student Dru Sjodin. On Sunday, the FBI named two Colorado men being...
January 16, 2012 - 7:36am
December 5, 2011
Jamestown teacher accused of assaulting girl resigns
A Jamestown Public Schools employee facing two felony charges filed a letter of resignation late last week. Richard Laqua, 54, filed a standard...
December 5, 2011 - 12:45pm
November 19, 2011
'Mrs. Hanson' named Park Rapids Teacher of the Year
Century third grade teacher Vicky Wentworth Hanson encourages her students to be frogs, not bumps on the log. "Jump into learning and life,"...
news / education / local
November 19, 2011 - 1:00pm
November 10, 2011
Bail set for Jamestown teacher accused of sexual assault
JAMESTOWN, N.D. - Bail was set at $5,000 for veteran teacher Richard Allen Laqua, 54, Jamestown, who was formally charged with two Class C felonies...
November 10, 2011 - 7:47am
March 2, 2011
Former shop teacher appears in court on gun charge
A former Park Rapids schoolteacher made his initial appearance Monday in court on a charge of bringing a hunting rifle onto school grounds. Scott Eischens, 38, Ponsford, was released on his own recognizance on the felony charge. He told Hubbard County District Judge Paul Rasmussen...
March 2, 2011 - 1:00pm