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'Two incredible young men': Hundreds mourn two Park Christian students killed in rollover
Grand Forks police seek missing Minnesota man
Duluth doctor accused of stalking man
State Patrol spokesman charged with speeding
Special needs youth develop skills at Camp of Champs
Seniors led Tigers to successful season
Errors kept Panthers at .500 mark
Athletes compete in Lakes to Pines Triathlon
Midway defeats Sebeka, improves record to 7-6
Esox rout Verndale, Huntersville for first two victories of season
PEARL D. SEMMLER
BARTHOLOMEW GLATZMAIER, SR.
MELVIN "BUTCH" MOE
Six-Toed Cat offers unique treasures
Eischens an architect of all things cabinet
Hornbacher's turns attention to Grand Forks, buying Super One store
Energetic roots band performs July 2
Laporte Drama Camp a hit
Professional rodeo joins pro bull ride activities in Park Rapids
Dorset to host Boardwalk Art Festival on Saturday
Emmaville celebrates centennial (again)
Detroit Mountain bike trails set to open
Cowboy ropes orphaned bear cub to rescue it for rehab
Lead fishing tackle ingested by fish is killing loons and other birds
Kids explore nature photography at Itasca Park
Tamarac prepares to open new environmental education center
Survey says: Minnesota nice and safe
Editorial: Condition, stabilization debate? Try pipelines
Letter: Dascalos family extends thank you
Letter: ‘We fought for freedom’
Letter: Tails on the Trail a successful event
Bemidji writer reveals honey’s versatility in new cookbook
Grand Forks food blogger wins national award for ‘My Name is Yeh’
June 18, 2010
Eyewitness recounts Wadena tornado touchdown
An eyewitness to Thursday's tornado touchdown in the city of Wadena counts himself lucky to be alive after a debris-filled, swirling funnel cloud passed directly over his head. Kyle Davis, an Ottertail resident and employee with Davis Appraisals in Wadena, arrived at John's Car Care...
June 18, 2010 - 6:40am
Wadena hit hard by tornado damage
This was supposed to be a happy day in Wadena. With a grand parade scheduled for 7 p.m. and around 2,000 people expected to come home for an All-School Reunion, Thursday has been circled on a lot of calendars in Wadena for many months. Now it will be remembered for a devastating...
June 18, 2010 - 6:34am
July 16, 2009
Swift County tornado hits family twice at two homes
Carol Skarsten said she was "oblivious" to pending danger Tuesday afternoon while watching TV news about a storm warning for Swift County. But then her husband, Sanford, came tearing in the house and told her to run to the basement. A screaming tornado appeared to be just a couple...
July 16, 2009 - 2:35pm
July 15, 2009
Spicer tornado: "When they say roar, that's what it does"
Dave Hammerschmidt was selling fruit this afternoon at the Country Stop outdoor stand in Spicer when he heard the approach of an apparent tornado. "When they say roar, that's what it does," he said. He told his three customers at the fruit stand to run for their vehicles.
July 15, 2009 - 7:24am
July 13, 2009
Minnesotan sharpens saws, skills helping with Dickinson tornado cleanup
During the past few days, the "whirring" of chain saws has become a common background noise in Dickinson, no longer segregated to just Oct. 31 festivities or cutting wood for recreational use. Yet, after all the trees that needed to be cut down after a Wednesday tornado, the blades...
July 13, 2009 - 7:12am
Dickinson tornado damage estimated at $20 million
The damage caused by a tornado that ripped through Dickinson on Wednesday is estimated at more than $20 million, Mayor Dennis Johnson said. "I wouldn't be surprised if it was higher," Johnson said at a press conference Saturday in Dickinson. "There are about 450 structures that we...
July 13, 2009 - 7:09am
July 10, 2009
Tornado hits Worthington
A trained weather spotter reported a tornado on the ground three and a half miles southwest of Fulda shortly before 9 p.m. Thursday, prompting a tornado warning to be issued for northeastern Nobles, southern Cottonwood, northwestern Jackson and southeastern Murray counties.
July 10, 2009 - 7:25am
Forecasters confirm Dickinson storm was EF-3 tornado
A tornado packing winds of about 150 mph struck Dickinson, the National Weather Service determined Thursday as residents began cleaning up homes, trees and vehicles torn apart on the city's south side. Gov. John Hoeven, who got a look at the damage, said it was more than he expected....
July 10, 2009 - 6:46am
July 9, 2009
Punishing storms will miss Hubbard County today
Hubbard County is in line for some thundershower activity this morning, but meteorologists say the region will escape the punishing damage western North Dakota received last night. "It hasn't really been as bad as we were expecting," said National Weather Service meteorologist Peter...
July 9, 2009 - 7:24am
June 29, 2009
Men witness tornado quarter-mile away
Kevin Mudder was putting up hay with Dave Narloch and Bob Lewis at the American Crystal railroad coal siding site Friday evening just west of Ardoch, N.D., when he heard what he thought was a runaway freight train rumbling right toward him. He turned around and saw a tornado on the...
June 29, 2009 - 9:58am
June 27, 2009
Tornados roll through Grand Forks area
Several tornados were reported in the area Friday night, according to the National Weather Service office in Grand Forks and weather radio. Much of the Red River Valley remained under a tornado watch or severe thunderstorm watch until midnight. The line of severe thunderstorms extended...
June 27, 2009 - 7:40am
June 26, 2009
'It was something unrealistic'
Mother Nature dropped not one, but three tornados Wednesday, and questions regarding the amount of damage she caused still remain a bit foggy. The National Weather Service won't be able to provide a rating for the twister for about a week. Patrick Ayd, meteorological intern for...
June 26, 2009 - 7:10am