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Group hopes to save Laporte music program
Heartland Homes celebrates 40 years of service
Deputies, firefighters train for ice rescues
First graders delve into Earth Day
House tax bill is 'Ain't My Fault' effort
Park Rapids boys golf team makes debut at Detroit Lakes
Braves open season with three road losses
Panthers dominate at plate, on mound in debuts
Shepersky leads Hurricanes to national title
Braves looking for versatility to offset lack of experience
John Mitchel Kyllonen
Charles Alfred Knutson
Marilyn H. Whitchurch
Charlotte L. Robbins
Charlotte L. Robbins
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Online purchase scams are the riskiest type of fraud
Citizens National Bank donates to Heartland Homes
Place a Business Announcement
Sculpture entries sought for Red Bridge Park
Energetic woodwind quintet performing March 15
Historical re-enactor brings 'Prohibition in Minnesota' to library
Metallica announces concert dates in region in September
Local baker to discuss Victorian recipes for Lifelong Learning
Gardening 101: Reading a seed packet
If it's predictable, it's preventable: Wildfire Prevention Week
About Fishing: To CHIRP or not to CHIRP
North Country Trail Column: Multiple rewards of maintaining a trail
Minnesota deer management plan due out this week
Commentary: Join one of ACTION Park Rapids' many 90-day plans
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Commentary: We should expand MinnesotaCare so anyone can buy in
Commentary: April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Letter to Editor: Kudos to law enforcement
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
March 26, 2013
Former Fargo TV personality now doing play-by-play for Florida Gulf Coast
By Jeff Kolpack / The Forum - FARGO – David Moulton left the Fargo television scene in 1999. In 2001, he broadcast the first basketball game of a little-known school called Florida Gulf Coast University. It sounded like the equivalent of Minnesota State Community and Technology...
March 26, 2013 - 8:20am
84-year-old driver won’t face charges in string of convenience store robberies
By Emily Welker / The Forum - FARGO – The 84-year-old man named as the getaway driver in a string of convenience store robberies in January won’t face criminal charges, officials in the Cass and Clay County prosecutor’s offices said Monday. Cass County prosecutor Tanya Martinez...
March 26, 2013 - 8:17am
March 25, 2013
Missing Fertile woman found dead
The Polk County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the death of a 41-year-old Fertile, Minn., woman who was found dead in her vehicle Sunday in rural Polk County. Authorities have identified the woman as Wanda Lieser. The sheriff’s department had issued a missing person...
March 25, 2013 - 7:52am
March 21, 2013
NWS predicts ‘significant flood’ along Red River for April
By: By Erik Burgess, Forum News Service FARGO — Get ready for a big one. With winter continuing to drag on and the melting process frozen in its tracks, the area is projected to be in for a “significant flood” along the Red River this spring, said Greg Gust, a meteorologist...
March 21, 2013 - 9:30am
$18.5M refuse burner expansion set to begin this spring in Perham
An expansion to the municipal solid waste incinerator in Perham is a step closer now that the competitive bonding bid process is underway. The...
March 21, 2013 - 9:20am
March 19, 2013
Poaching perch:Wisconsin anglers nabbed on Lake Winnie
A routine patrol by three conservation officers (CO) with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources netted three Wisconsin men nearly $3,300...
March 19, 2013 - 8:56am
March 18, 2013
Aitkin man killed in Kittson County head-on crash
An Aitkin, Minn., man was killed and two others injured in a head-on collision Sunday afternoon on an icy highway in Kittson County. Minnesota State Patrol identified the victim as Steven Wink, 54, a passenger in a vehicle driven by Benjamin Wink, 25, Warroad, Minn. According...
March 18, 2013 - 8:20am
March 15, 2013
Suspected drunken driver hits Bemidji squad car
On March 15th, 2013 at approximately 2:30 am the driver of a 1999 Dodge collided with back end of a Bemidji Police Department squad car while the officer was on a separate traffic stop near the intersection of 13th street NE on Bemidji Avenue. The officer narrowly escaped injury as...
March 15, 2013 - 9:22am
March 14, 2013
Bemidji resident sees conclave up close
By JOe Froemming / Bemidji Pioneer - ROME – With the announcement of Pope Francis Wednesday, Bemidji resident John Thavis is in Rome as an...
March 14, 2013 - 8:52am
Melting snow won’t help drought
As Hubbard Coujnty experienced another 3 to 4" of snow overnight, melting winter snowfall won’t do much to alleviate the extremely dry soil conditions across Minnesota, even if some areas experience spring flooding, said Greg Spoden, the state climatologist. Roughly 70 percent...
March 14, 2013 - 8:46am
Defense pay cuts could affect 2,000-plus in North Dakota, Minnesota
By Christopher Bkork / Grand Forks Herald - A proposed furlough of Department of Defense employees could mean a 20 percent cut in pay for thousands of employees of Grand Forks Air Force Base and of the North Dakota and Minnesota National Guards. The cuts would fall on roughly 300...
March 14, 2013 - 8:39am
March 13, 2013
Same cat on the prowl? Osakis cougar seen again
By Brad Dokken / Grand Forks Herald - Dave Larson was hunting coyotes with his two hounds January 23 south of Osakis when the dogs picked up...
March 13, 2013 - 9:15am
March 12, 2013
It's township day across Minnesota
BEMIDJI – It’s a thankless job not many are interested in. “The last time around, I didn’t even file and I got elected,” said Dennis Zeto. Zeto, 10-year chairman of the Eckles Township Board of Supervisors, is one of more than 9,000 township officers in the state, according...
March 12, 2013 - 8:20am
March 9, 2013
8 more inches blankets Hubbard County; more snow coming
Uncle! Most of Hubbard County woke up to eight inches of snow Saturday as plow operators were once again out in force. But just to be wicked,...
March 9, 2013 - 12:00am
March 8, 2013
Coleman says he won’t challenge Franken
Don Davis / MN CAPITOL BUREAU - ST. PAUL - Former U.S. Sen. Norm Coleman will not run for office in 2014, meaning there will be no rematch with Al Franken. In a series of tweets late Thursday, Coleman said he wants “to mentor a new generation of optimistic, limited government focused...
March 8, 2013 - 9:51am