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World War I veteran receives Purple Heart 100 years after he earned it
History sizzles at Legends
Minnesota election judge removed after being accused of making illegal comments
Federal appeals court affirms $1.3 million in attorney fees to North Dakota after dispute with Minnesota
Three lawsuits filed against Minnesota Public Utilities Commission
Midway advances to state as Region 14C champions
Erickson, Becker pitch well for Esox in playoff losses
Steady golf leads Wilcox to Men's Club Championship
Lynx star Lindsay Whalen announces retirement from the WNBA
Unopposed Fisher repeats as Women's Club champion
Phyllis Margaret Vaadeland
Evelyn Ruth Poole
Calvin K. Johnson
Baby Allana Christine Teigen
Minnesota surgery costs vary widely, report says: Identical procedures can cost one patient seven times more than others
Minnesota looking to attract 'mass timber' producers as alternative to steel for building construction
Dakota Access developer files amended complaint against Greenpeace
Farmers wonder how ag 'bailout' for farmers affected by trade war will work
Testimony time extended for Minnesota ban on fall fertilizer rule
Place a Business Announcement
Legendary singer Aretha Franklin is 'gravely ill' in Detroit hospital, reports say
National poet Bao Phi performing at '2nd Sat Hap'
ART BRIEFS: Art news in the Heartland Lakes region
Raccoon Antlers finding steady work
Park Theater neon shines again
Biggest catch, so far
BIRDWISE: Nest location is important
NORTHLAND NATURE JOURNAL: Summer of plenty -- for some
Minnesota DNR unveils statewide deer management plan
ABOUT FISHING: Roxanne Blanchard: Bit by the fishing bug
LETTER TO EDITOR: Edelmans reflect on Northwoods connections
ASK THE SHERIFF: How does law enforcement handle property disputes?
COMMENTARY: Fighting fires, fighting cancer
Letter to the Editor: County board knows jurisdiction/control statute
COMMENTARY: WIC celebrates World Breastfeeding Week
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
August 12, 2018
Small northern Minnesota county hires its own opiate fighter
PINE RIVER, Minn.—Amidst the growing epidemic of opioid abuse, north-central Minnesota's Cass County has hired a fulltime person to help...
August 12, 2018 - 8:35am
Paleontologists uncover complete tyrannosaur in Montana
Dickinson Paleontologist Denver Fowler and his team are continuing summer field work at Montana's Judith River Formation, where a complete, articulated tyrannosaur skeleton is being uncovered. Fowler has called the Montana site "the most exciting I've ever found." Last year, Fowler...
August 12, 2018 - 6:17am
June 11, 2018
Missing 41-year-old Casselton woman found safe, sheriff's office says
FARGO—The Cass County Sheriff's Office says they've safely located a missing Casselton, N.D. woman who was last seen in Fargo on Friday, June...
June 11, 2018 - 1:16pm
June 7, 2018
Shut down again: No live music at Detroit Lakes Zorbaz this summer
Don't look for live music on warm summer evenings at the Detroit Lakes Zorbaz any time soon — the popular bar and restaurant on the DL beach...
June 7, 2018 - 5:12pm
June 1, 2018
Here's what happens to stacks of drugs after police seizures
MOORHEAD, Minn.—A steady stream of hefty drug seizures during traffic stops during the past nine months has been a bonanza for area law...
June 1, 2018 - 5:52pm
May 14, 2018
Alexandria man charged with dangerous chase, fight with officers in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—An Alexandria man has been charged in Becker County District court after he allegedly led a deputy on a dangerous...
May 14, 2018 - 10:04pm
March 6, 2018
Bemidji high school students plan 17 acts of kindness, safety forum instead of walkout
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Bemidji High School students hope to organize a pair of events in lieu of a now-canceled walkout demanding action on school shootings. The school's student council wants its classmates to perform 17 acts of kindness on March 14, one for each of the people killed...
March 6, 2018 - 6:43pm
February 22, 2018
Bemidji High School walkout against gun violence cancelled
BEMIDJI—A school walkout to protest gun violence has been canceled. Bemidji Area Schools Superintendent Jim Hess said he didn't support a Bemidji High School teacher's call for students and faculty to leave class next month to protest school shootings, and the teacher told the...
February 22, 2018 - 9:12am
February 4, 2018
Spaces between us: Racial disparities persist in ND, Minnesota
GRAND FORKS—Cold and dark as it might get here, the upper Midwest has enjoyed some time in the sun with relatively strong economic fortunes...
February 4, 2018 - 8:30am
January 20, 2018
Disgraced Minn. auto mogul's former northern lakes home provides a glimpse of the top-end market
CROSSLAKE, Minn.—Living in Denny Hecker's former 11,438-square-foot mansion may require a map for a new buyer—or at least a healthy...
January 20, 2018 - 8:55am
January 19, 2018
Facebook will now ask users to rank news organizations they trust
In a major change announced Friday to the Newsfeed used by 2 billion people every month, Facebook will now ask users to rank the news organizations...
January 19, 2018 - 4:01pm
January 16, 2018
Girl's body found on Leech Lake Indian Reservation in northern Minnesota
CASS LAKE, Minn.—A girl's body was found last Friday morning in Cass Lake on the Leech Lake Indian Reservation in northern Minnesota. Cass...
January 16, 2018 - 6:24pm
January 10, 2018
Circumstances around shooting of woman still unknown in Mahnomen County
MAHNOMEN, Minn. – Law enforcement officials are trying to piece together the circumstances that led to an unidentified woman being dropped...
January 10, 2018 - 7:06pm
January 8, 2018
Minnesota cop placed on leave for allegedly punching man he once arrested
A Detroit Lakes, Minn. police officer has been placed on paid administrative leave after allegedly punching a man he's arrested a couple times...
January 8, 2018 - 7:34pm
January 5, 2018
Power outage near Detroit Lakes leaves skiers stuck on lift, thousands without power
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—A large Lake Region Electric Cooperative power outage in the Lake Eunice area south of Detroit Lakes left more than...
January 5, 2018 - 2:58pm