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Minn. vice principal arrested on suspicion of soliciting a child for sex
Homelessness in the Becker, Otter Tail County area hard on elderly
MN man accused of following woman, girl for more than 20 miles
PHS students perform in Chicago festival
MN mom with history of mental illness gets prison for poisoning baby
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Breckenridge falls to New Richland-H-E-G
Goodhue takes down LP-A Raiders for second straight year
Minnesota Boys State Basketball Tournament--Thursday action
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Peggy Lynette Korell
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Mexican restaurant, Los Jalapeno Taqueria in Perham now open
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
December 13, 2013
'Things aren't right': Inspector's instincts led to arrest of vampire-fanatic trucker accused of keeping a sex slave
MOORHEAD - One of the thousands of trucks inspected at the Red River Weigh Station this year was a nondescript 18-wheeler driven by a bald, middle-aged man named Timothy Vafeades. A 19-year-old woman was traveling with him. The pair had been hauling freight through various...
December 13, 2013 - 1:39pm
August 27, 2013
Moorhead father gets year in jail for DWI with twin daughters in car
MOORHEAD – A Moorhead man was sentenced to almost a year in jail after pleading guilty to child endangerment and drunken driving charges after police say he drove his daughters at speeds up to 100 mph, drinking beers he had them open for him. Thomas Eugene Iverson, 48, pleaded...
August 27, 2013 - 9:10am
March 20, 2013
Lutheran bookkeeper accused of swindling Synod for $600K released without bail
MOORHEAD – The head of the Northwestern Minnesota Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America says he and his flock “are relieved...
March 20, 2013 - 9:32am
January 31, 2013
Moorhead man forcibly pulled from railroad tracks faces possible civil commitment; Says he has no memory of incident
MOORHEAD - Mark Flowers was mere seconds from being ripped in two. The 57-year-old Moorhead man was lying face down across the railroad tracks downtown here between Center and Main avenues on a Wednesday afternoon last week as a locomotive rumbled toward him at full speed. Police...
January 31, 2013 - 9:13am
April 6, 2012
Moorhead waitress gets to keep $12,000 tip
MOORHEAD - After the story prompted national headlines, authorities here said Thursday that police will return to the waitress the $12,000 left...
April 6, 2012 - 9:38am
March 16, 2012
Moorhead man accused of molesting 3-year-old at day care told cops of two victims
MOORHEAD - A Moorhead man charged with sexually abusing a 3-year-old girl at his wife's home day care center initially told police he molested two girls there, according to a search warrant affidavit filed in Clay County District Court. Jon Ralph Pabody, 53, told a police dispatcher...
March 16, 2012 - 1:07pm
March 31, 2011
Posing as girl's stepdad lands Moorhead teen in jail
An 18-year-old is charged with a gross misdemeanor after he allegedly posed as a student's stepdad, called Moorhead High School and claimed she was sick so the girl could skip classes. Brett Michael Van Winkle was charged in Clay County District Court on Wednesday with contributing...
March 31, 2011 - 8:54am
December 28, 2009
Drug heist considered motive for Moorhead robbery
MOORHEAD -- Where is the cash?
December 28, 2009 - 1:59pm
December 14, 2009
Woman arrested for leaving car stranded on railroad tracks in Moorhead
MOORHEAD -- A Fargo woman was arrested early this morning after leaving her car stranded on the railroad tracks and going into a Moorhead bar. Jessica Schneider, 32, was arrested for leaving the scene of an accident, driving under the influence and refusal to submit to alcohol testing. Police...
December 14, 2009 - 7:18am
Two arrested in Moorhead break-ins, assault
MOORHEAD -- Two men were arrested in south Moorhead this morning after trying to break into several cars in an apartment building's parking lot and assaulting a person in the building. Troy White Owl, 21, and Randy White Owl, 20, both of Fargo, are being held at the Clay County Jail...
December 14, 2009 - 7:16am
Bemidji crime lab shows lag
MOORHEAD -- Moorhead police are still waiting for final forensic results in the fatal shooting in June of 17-year-old Joel LaFromboise, delaying the investigation's outcome. Waiting half a year has frustrated authorities and the boy's family, as the public knows little more now than...
December 14, 2009 - 7:06am
December 11, 2009
Moorhead schools, teachers still at impasse
MOORHEAD - A four-hour session this week yielded little progress when negotiators for Moorhead teachers and the School District met in a last-ditch effort to settle contracts before a state mediator hears the issue later this month. The district is sticking to a proposal to freeze...
December 11, 2009 - 2:03pm
December 8, 2009
Moorhead sees growth in tax base
MOORHEAD -- Moorhead City Council members had been squaring off for a budget battle, but Monday's meeting of the council's committee of the whole yielded something different - good news. City Manager Michael Redlinger said new numbers show the taxable value of property in the city...
December 8, 2009 - 6:55am
December 7, 2009
Concordia, other colleges getting rid of land lines
MOORHEAD -- An unplugged land line phone sits high on a shelf in Sam Swanberg's Concordia College dorm room. Next door in Brown Hall, Sarah Kjorlien said she and her roommates have used their conventional phone maybe twice all semester. "I think they mostly just sit around and collect...
December 7, 2009 - 9:00am
More Moorhead-area students living in shelters
MOORHEAD -- As children chase each other and adults watch television in the commons area of Moorhead's Churches United for the Homeless shelter,...
December 7, 2009 - 8:55am