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Waubun high school evacuated Tuesday after bomb threat
Norman County traffic stop turns violent; deputy shot, suspects in custody
Dairy Queen worker at West Acres accused of dealing cocaine at mall
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East Grand Forks head football coach steps down
Scheidecker named team MVP at girls basketball awards ceremony
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'It's been quite a ride' Perham community and business leaders celebrate growth, address current worker shortage
Pioneer Grounds officially under new ownership
New Perham website launches
Editorial: Distracted driving deserves our full attention
Guest Editorial: The healthier our children, the better our society
Letter to the Editor: Slower speeds are needed near Westwind area
Letter to the Editor: Don’t take my money and then take away my rights
Column: Mud may be the only thing worse than snow
An old-time tent revival at Holmes Theatre in D.L.
Community Lenten Choir to perform in Perham, NY Mills
Northwoods Assembly to host Seder meal
Vergas to hold Maple Syrup Festival
Honey Bee Gala fundraiser set for April 12
March 26, 2014
Battle Lake's Peterka wins MBCA’s Class 1, Section 6 coach of the year
FARGO – Battle Lake boys basketball coach Dan Peterka was named section coach of the year by the Minnesota Basketball Coaches Association. Under Peterka, Battle Lake went 27-1 with its only loss coming in the Class 1A, Section 6 championship game to Moorhead Park Christian.
March 26, 2014 - 2:19pm
Minnesota girls basketball coaches of the year announced
FARGO – The Minnesota Girls Basketball Coaches Association announced its awards for coach of the year of each section. Ada-Borup’s David Smart won in Class 1A, Section 6, Verndale’s Art Schluttner won in Class 1A, Section 5, Pelican Rapids’ Brian Korf won in Class 2A, Section...
March 26, 2014 - 2:18pm
Another milestone ahead for Concordia coach Burgau
Moorhead - Concordia baseball head coach Bucky Burgau is looking forward to career win No. 700 – but not because it’s a milestone. “I want 700 not because it’s 700, but it is the next game we play,” Burgau said. Burgau, in his 36th season as Cobbers head coach, has...
sports / features
March 26, 2014 - 1:09am
March 25, 2014
Hurley wins 800 and 1,600m, named MVP at Paul Bunyan Classic
BEMIDJI — Perham senior Keeghan Hurley got his track season off in mid-season form winning the 800 and 1,600m runs and being named most valuable player at the Paul Bunyan Classic track and field meet Tuesday. Hurley won the 800m in a time of 2:06.29. Miguel Perez of East Grand...
March 25, 2014 - 10:04pm
March 22, 2014
Still good fishing to be had on the Minnesota ice
Spring has officially arrived, but we still have plenty of ice on the area lakes. It looks like we will continue to have ice available for ice anglers for at least the next two or three weeks (or four or five!). The season is closed for walleye, northern, and bass...
sports / outdoors
March 22, 2014 - 1:24pm
ATV restrictions will be enforced
With warm weather on the way, many all-terrain vehicle (ATV) riders are anxious to hit the trails, but the Department of Natural Resources reminds riders to be aware of riding restrictions in some parts of the state due to wet conditions or closures. Between April 1 and Aug. 1,...
sports / outdoors
March 22, 2014 - 1:23pm
March 20, 2014
Fergus Falls drops thriller 52-51 to Marshall in state semifinals
MINNEAPOLIS – When Marshall forward Callie Graff stepped to the foul line with 3.7 seconds left in the Minnesota Class 3A girls basketball semifinal and her Tigers trailing Fergus Falls by one point, she just thought of all the free throws the Tigers shot in practice. More importantly,...
March 20, 2014 - 11:22pm
Bison stun Oklahoma for OT win in NCAA tournament
SPOKANE, Wash. – Trending on Twitter. Another No. 12 seed in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament with upset hopes. North Dakota State pulled it off Thursday night. Freshman Carlin Dupree, in the game only because Bison star Taylor Braun fouled out, hit two free throws and...
March 20, 2014 - 11:02pm
Fergus Falls girls basketball team headed to state semifinals
MINNEAPOLIS – The Fergus Falls girls basketball team was not going to leave state with the same sour taste in its mouth from last season. Bailey Strand and the rest of the Otters were going to make sure of it. Led by Strand’s 23 points, five rebounds and five assists, second-seeded...
March 20, 2014 - 9:03am
March 18, 2014
Tight-knit Otters have their eyes on a state title
Fergus Falls senior power forward Anna Monke does not remember the first 18 months of her life in which senior point guard Brianna Rasmusson was not part of it. She can’t imagine life without her. “Our parents were best friends since I moved to Fergus when I was about...
sports / features
March 18, 2014 - 11:30am
March 15, 2014
Fergus Falls wins third straight section title
MOORHEAD – Last season, the Fergus Falls girls basketball team was ranked No. 1 throughout the entire season, taking an undefeated record into...
March 15, 2014 - 11:32am
Pequot Lakes defeats Hawley to earn a trip to Minnesota Class 2A state girls tournament
MOORHEAD – Pequot Lakes senior Vanessa Lane said her mindset is to grab every rebound. The 5-foot-9 forward seemed to accomplish that Friday...
March 15, 2014 - 11:26am
March 14, 2014
8-2A Girls Basketball: Patriots hope to prevail again vs. Hawley
Pequot Lakes hopes to maintain its recent good fortune against the Hawley Nuggets. The Patriots have defeated Hawley twice in the last three postseasons on their way to the Class 2A state tournament. Pequot won 55-52 in triple overtime in the 2012 Section 8-2A final and went on...
March 14, 2014 - 3:12pm
Wild halt skid with opportunistic win over Rangers
By Jess Myers, The Sports Xchange - SAINT PAUL, Minn. -- The New York Rangers, known for their responsible defense, made an uncharacteristic mistake on Thursday, leaving Minnesota Wild star left winger Zach Parise alone in front of their goalie. The error proved costly. Parise...
March 14, 2014 - 12:42pm
State indoor archery tournament in DL April 4-6
DETROIT LAKES — The Minnesota state target archery indoor tournament will be held in Detroit Lakes the weekend of April 4 at Kent Freeman Arena. As many as a thousand competitive archers from Minnesota, Wisconsin, the Dakotas and Canada will participate in three days of competition....
sports / outdoors
March 14, 2014 - 12:35pm