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Co-valedictorian cousins share academic spotlight at graduation
Meat thieves target local grocery stores
Park Rapids WWII veteran shares his story of wounded in action
Woman dies in high speed pursuit in Laporte
Body found in Little Detroit Lake shows no sign of foul play
Overmyer, Grimes receive top honors
Panthers open playoffs with win over East Polk
EGF eliminates Panthers in section opener
Lakers take first at home meet
Menahga sweeps Parkers Prairie
Woodland Store under new ownership; had banner weekend
Basic Business Cents: A process is a process is a process
Johnson’s readies for Opener
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
So much to think about this Memorial Day
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
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...
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...
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...
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...
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,...
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...
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...
June 26, 2009 - 7:10am