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Internal investigation called when county staff burn tires
Walz urges gun control vote, marijuana groups clash at Capitol in 2nd week of session
How will the shutdown hurt Minnesota? The longer it drags on, the worse it could be
Greater Minnesota groups to get $1.5 million to grow child care access
‘You will never bring me down’: Central Minnesota escapee confronts third kidnapper at sentencing
WATCH: The Rink Live plans second day of streaming Hockey Day Minnesota interviews
Peterson's 28 points lift Braves by Huskies
Owen sparks Mustangs' 61-50 victory over Tigers
Big second half lifts Tigers past Pirates
Dravis pins way to win No. 150
Jeanne (Charlson) Gaston
Harold C. Olson
Kathleen Barbara Edelman
Suzette Amelia Parkos
Minnesota lawmakers trade ideas, jabs on health care costs
Helping put wheels on senior meals
3M Wonewok gives to hospice program
Farm Service Agency offices to reopen for three days
Place a Business Announcement
New History Channel show tells of pilot's 1948 'dogfight' with UFO above Fargo
Stories, songs, skiing and snowshoeing set for Itasca's lantern-lit event
LaFleur named new Nemeth Art Center director
2 Minnesotans claim $1M lottery winnings
Low-budget horror movie wraps up filming in Lakeville, Minn.
Fish house on Little Detroit is open to military, vets, police, EM
CWD battle heats up in Minnesota: Fatal deer disease keeps spreading, has crossed species
Isle Royale wolf, moose study lost to federal shutdown
Ice climbing festival draws enthusiasts from Midwest and beyond
BIRDWISE: Christmas Bird Counts provide valuable information
COMMENTARY: Sen. Tina Smith says, first, open the government, then implement Farm Bill
COMMENTARY: The redistricting process is important to all of us
ENTERPRISE EDITORIAL: County board made the right choice for its legal newspaper
COMMENTARY: Sen. Utke outlines goals of legislative session
COMMENTARY: Why local employers need to understand ACEs
What you need in your winter survival kit
Recipes: Back to school
July 25, 2011
Dawson dad tells of daughter's poor choice seven years after her death
For more than seven years, Terry Overlander has continued to answer every opportunity to stand before high school students and tell a story that...
July 25, 2011 - 8:08am
June 11, 2011
2 adults charged with driving drunk, kids in car in Hubbard County
A dubious distinction achieved in 2010 appears to be perpetuating itself in Hubbard County - adults being pulled over for suspected drunken driving...
June 11, 2011 - 1:00pm
May 19, 2011
Beltrami County District Court: DWI Court team reports successes
Fifty participants have taken advantage of Beltrami County DWI Court since its inception in July 2007. Of those, 27 have graduated, 13 are active participants and 10 were terminated. The DWI Court collaborative team gave a report Tuesday to the Beltrami County Board of Commissioners. DWI...
May 19, 2011 - 7:41am
Wrong-way driver accused of leaving child alone in Grand Forks hotel room
A Mandaree, N.D., woman is accused of leaving her 5-year-old daughter unsupervised in a Grand Forks hotel room early Wednesday while she drove the wrong way on Interstate 29 under the influence of prescription drugs, prosecutors say. According to court documents, Pauline Casarez...
May 19, 2011 - 7:27am
May 4, 2011
Grand Forks woman gets 10 years in drunken-driving crash that cost victim a leg
GRAND FORKS - A Grand Forks woman was sentenced Monday to three years in prison for hitting a man while driving drunk, causing him to lose a leg. Karen Vatnsdal, 52, was sentenced to 10 years for felony assault. She hit Michael Hart, 37, on DeMers Avenue on Oct. 17 in Grand Forks....
May 4, 2011 - 7:07am
April 7, 2011
Bemidji man pleads guilty for crash that put officer in hospital
A Bemidji man who had a blood-alcohol concentration more than three times the legal limit to drive when he ran a red light and struck a car,...
April 7, 2011 - 12:06pm
March 5, 2011
Fargo driver allegedly said, 'Watch this' before crash that killed passenger
Seconds before skidding around a corner in north Fargo and running into a tree last fall - a crash that killed a 17-year-old passenger - the...
March 5, 2011 - 9:23am
February 28, 2011
Family chases down drunk driver in Wadena
A man, his pregnant wife and their three children were nearly hit head-on by an alleged drunk driver, and ended up turning their vehicle around to follow him, contacting police via 911 and witnessing the man being arrested for DWI in Wadena. Jason Dykhoff, his wife Kelly and their...
February 28, 2011 - 7:47am
February 4, 2011
West Fargo debates whether to install breathalyzers on school buses
Officials from Valley Bus Co. and West Fargo School District said Thursday they are still investigating how a newly hired bus driver accused of driving a school bus into a snowbank managed to avoid detection despite background checks and being observed by several people. Wednesday's...
February 4, 2011 - 9:05am
February 3, 2011
Fargo pastors plead guilty to drunken driving
Two pastors from Fargo's Olivet Lutheran Church arrested last month on charges of drunken driving pleaded guilty Wednesday. Kristopher Gorden...
February 3, 2011 - 8:11am
May 18, 2010
Pawlenty signs stronger DWI bill into law
Governor Tim Pawlenty today signed legislation to strengthen sanctions against DWI offenders and require certain offenders to use ignition interlock devices. The legislation becomes effective July 1, 2011, and aims to enhance road safety to prevent alcohol-related crashes which account...
May 18, 2010 - 1:47pm
April 13, 2010
Duluth woman enters plea in hit-and-run case that left honor student brain damaged
Only Julie Ann Gronski knows whether she was aware she had struck someone Oct. 31 when she left 18-year-old Alex Balluff lying critically injured...
April 13, 2010 - 7:03am
April 8, 2010
Off-duty trooper charged with DWI in Meeker County; admits texting while driving
LITCHFIELD -- Off-duty Minnesota State Trooper Scott Urdahl was arrested for driving while impaired following a two-vehicle injury crash Tuesday evening. The crash occurred at approximately 9:30 p.m. on U.S. Highway 12 in Darwin Township about two miles east of Litchfield. Urdahl,...
April 8, 2010 - 7:15am
April 3, 2010
Park Rapids woman enters plea in head-on collision
A tearful Park Rapids woman pleaded guilty Wednesday to two felony charges in connection with an alcohol-related crash near Akeley last summer...
April 3, 2010 - 1:00pm
April 1, 2010
Wadena man sentenced in traffic death that followed party
His family wept and talked about a funny young man who lit up family gatherings with his humor, but expressed anger and said they felt no justice...
April 1, 2010 - 2:24pm