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'Making Memories' at Itasca State Park
Itasca State Park hosts enjoy being campground 'ambassadors'
Learning from their mistakes
Woman jumps into Minnesota lake to help save duck hunters in dramatic rescue
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Panthers coast to another dual win
Tigers control net in win over Blackduck
Pirates hand Braves first conference loss
Fast start keys Cardinals' win over Warriors
Tigers roll to another impressive victory
Douglas "Doug" A. Dickinson
Orrin "Bud" Edward Barnum
Susan Eileen Bessler
Sharon Lee Mead
Orrin "Bud" E. Barnum
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
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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
Anne Dunn wins first annual storytelling contest
Poet, folk singer offering free songwriting workshop at Nemeth Art Center
Who Will Be the Great American Storyteller?
Free screenings of Pine Point documentary this weekend
America's top female quintet performing Sept. 23
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
Respect your neighbor's right to put up political yard signs
Letter: Aluminum can collection trailer to be moved
Editorial: Minnesota struggles just to get grip on mental health problems
Letter: Klabunde supports local interests
Commentary: Breaking home ties
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
August 8, 2011
WE Fest: Authorities identify man who died Thursday
Becker County authorities have identified a 24-year-old Fargo man who died at WE Fest early Thursday as Carl Marvin Cymbaluk. The sheriff's office has not received any autopsy results, Sheriff Tim Gordon said in a news release. Cymbaluk, who lived in Fargo and previously lived in...
August 8, 2011 - 7:53am
August 5, 2011
Shelton, Daniels and Paisley get WE Fest crowd going despite high temps
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.
August 5, 2011 - 7:17am
August 3, 2011
New Jumbotron, VIP upgrades at WE Fest this year
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - The final preparations are being put together for this year's WE Fest, but the country music festival's owner is already...
August 3, 2011 - 8:06am
August 1, 2011
Country's power couple: Shelton and Lambert generating plenty of WE Fest buzz
Watch out, Faith Hill and Tim McGraw. There's a new power couple in town. That town would be Nashville, but this week it will also be Detroit Lakes, where country superstars and recent newlyweds Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton play WE Fest. Think of them as Mirandake or Blanda...
August 1, 2011 - 10:23am
November 4, 2010
Krueger retiring from WE Fest
Twenty-seven years ago, partners Jeff Krueger and Terry McCloskey established a new country music festival on the grounds of the Soo Pass Ranch south of Detroit Lakes. Though the names and faces behind the production of WE Fest have changed many times in the years since, Krueger's...
November 4, 2010 - 7:32am
September 29, 2010
Man injured at WE Fest gets support
Julie Nelson smiles as she remembers her friend Mark Schreiner's response when she told him she was running a marathon relay race and would be...
September 29, 2010 - 7:12am
August 9, 2010
Fargo man suffers head injury at WE Fest
A 37-year-old Fargo man who was at WE Fest is recovering from a severe head injury after he tripped and struck his head about 9 p.m. Saturday, the Becker County Sheriff's Office said. The man left the music area, began running down an asphalt roadway and attempted to hurdle a parked...
August 9, 2010 - 10:32am
August 6, 2010
Keith Urban caters to crowd at WE Fest day one
Keith Urban may be Australian, but he sure knows how to engage a Midwestern crowd. The singer/guitarist headlined the first night of WE Fest...
August 6, 2010 - 7:32am
November 24, 2009
Kid Rock coming to WE Fest
Kid Rock, the hip-hop-turned hard rock turned crossover country artist will headline the night of August 6 at next summer's WE Fest, according...
November 24, 2009 - 6:48am
August 12, 2009
Sheriff releases autopsy results for Fargo man who died at WE Fest
A preliminary provisional autopsy report states that Carl Marvin Cymbaluk, 24, of Fargo, died due to a serious heart and pulmonary condition. Cymbaluk died Aug. 6 at WE Fest. At this point, the investigation has ruled out foul play and is consistent with the autopsy report, according...
August 12, 2009 - 11:17am
August 11, 2009
Fargo man who died at WE Fest Monday identified
Authorities have released the name of a 67-year-old Fargo man who died during WE Fest. He's been identified as Mervin Biennall, Family members found him nonresponsive at 1:30 Monday morning at the WE Fest Handicap camping grounds, according to the Becker County Sheriff's Office. He...
August 11, 2009 - 3:19pm
August 10, 2009
WE Fest arrests down for second straight year, sheriff says
Becker County Sheriff Tim Gordon said arrests at WE Fest were down about 30 percent from 2008. The three-day country music festival wrapped up with the final show Saturday night. Gordon said there was about a 25 percent drop in arrests from 2007 to 2008. The drop over the past...
August 10, 2009 - 2:24pm
August 8, 2009
Taylor Swift rocks her second WE Fest
It may have been a wet and chilly evening at Soo Pass Ranch Friday night, but that didn't seem to bother Taylor Swift. The young performer, returning for her second year at WE Fest, chatted up the crowd, flipped her hair around like an '80s rocker and reminder the crowd with nearly...
August 8, 2009 - 9:50am
August 7, 2009
Keith, Adkins kick butt at WE Fest set
Thursday's WE Fest lineup will be a tough act to follow - literally. Headliner Toby Keith and his opener, Trace Adkins, brought their show,...
August 7, 2009 - 8:13am
Authorities await autopsy results in WE Fest death
Becker County authorities won't speculate on what caused the death of a 24-year-old Fargo man at WE Fest early Thursday, but say autopsy results could be ready as early as this afternoon. The man, who lived in Fargo and previously lived in Fosston, Minn., was found unresponsive in...
August 7, 2009 - 8:08am