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The PHS groundbreaking will make history
Death of 3-year-old Park Rapids girl under investigation
Frazee man shoots self while threatening passenger
Fatal crash in New York Mills
Minn. security instructor pepper sprays autistic man eating cookie from grocery store sample tray
Three straight conference wins for Perham boys golf
Northwest Minnesota school in danger of losing fall, winter sports
Golfers get relief from armchair judges watching video
Perham sweeps Anderson-Cole Invitational
Extra inning rally gives Pequot Lakes a road win
Mary Ann A. Paavola
Lyle William Hughes
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Lil' Evil relocating to new, larger location on Perham's East Main
Papacito's expanding into Detroit Lakes
UPDATED: 'It was time to find someone to carry the baton,' Dean's Country Market owner says on sale to Central Market
A business with a view to Perham: Ottertail Glass will open April 10 on Main Street
New Schoeneberger Funeral Home in Perham on target to continue serving families
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
St. Henry's Church conducts renewal weekend
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
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
Tap that sweet tooth: Vergas, Maplewood both hosting maple syrup events Saturday
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
April 16, 2014
Norman County traffic stop turns violent; deputy shot, suspects in custody
PERLEY, Minn. – A traffic stop on a rural road turned violent Tuesday morning when a man pulled a handgun on a Norman County sheriff’s deputy and shot him in the back once before driving off and triggering a manhunt that involved dozens of officers, authorities said. The deputy,...
April 16, 2014 - 9:34am
April 3, 2014
Fort Hood Shooter Showed No Suicidal Tendencies, U.S. Army Says
By Lisa Maria Garza FORT HOOD, Texas (Reuters) - The soldier suspected of shooting dead three people before killing himself at the FortHood...
April 3, 2014 - 11:54am
March 12, 2014
Red Lake Tribal councilman was shot; woman in custody
RED LAKE, Minn. - A woman was taken into custody after a Red Lake Tribal Council member was found dead Saturday with a gunshot wound. About 7:40 p.m. Saturday, Red Lake tribal police received a call regarding a shooting at a Red Lake residence, said a news release sent Wednesday...
March 12, 2014 - 3:18pm
February 27, 2014
Fargo couple's deaths after shootout with deputy ruled homicide-suicide
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. – Two people involved in a shootout with a Douglas County sheriff’s deputy before they were found dead near here on Monday...
February 27, 2014 - 8:30am
February 26, 2014
UPDATE: Deputy shot, two suspects from ND found dead south of Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. – A bullet-proof vest likely saved the life of a Douglas County sheriff’s deputy who was shot in the chest Monday evening while checking on a suspicious vehicle. The two people in vehicle, a 29-year-old woman and a 24-year-old man, both from North Dakota,...
February 26, 2014 - 11:41am
February 25, 2014
Deputy shoots suspect in west-central Minnesota
MORRIS, Minn. -- A deputy shot a man early Saturday in rural Swift County after an armed robbery in Morris. Shortly before 1 a.m., officers with the Swift County Sheriff’s Office and the Appleton Police Department stopped a vehicle matching the description of one involved in...
February 25, 2014 - 8:49am
Deputy shot, two suspects found dead in Douglas County
A Douglas County Sheriff's deputy was shot and two suspects were found dead Monday night in an incident that began with a report of a suspicious vehicle. The sheriff's office received a call about the vehicle, parked in a driveway just off 50th Avenue in Hudson Township, at 9:17...
February 25, 2014 - 8:29am
December 27, 2013
Four dead, three wounded in Louisiana killing spree
A suspected gunman in Louisiana killed three people and wounded three others near New Orleans before turning a shotgun on himself and committing suicide, police said on Friday. The incidents took place on Thursday night in Lafourche Parish, about 45 miles southwest of New Orleans....
December 27, 2013 - 11:08am
November 14, 2013
Homeowner shoots, kills alleged intruder near Sandstone
An alleged home invasion near Sandstone early this morning led to the death of one of the intruders, the Pine County Sheriff’s Office reported. Deputies were called to a residence on Fox Road west of Sandstone at 2:38 a.m. on a report of a shooting. A man described by police...
November 14, 2013 - 1:24pm
October 24, 2013
Beltrami County deputy cleared in fatal shooting
BEMIDJI, Minn. — A sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed a Beltrami County man in a standoff in June has been cleared of any criminal charges. “It is my conclusion that no criminal charges are warranted with respect to this matter,” Beltrami County Attorney Timothy Faver...
October 24, 2013 - 10:00am
August 2, 2013
Two lives lost in murder-suicide near New York Mills
Two men are dead after an apparent murder-suicide near New York Mills last week. Authorities received a call at 9:13 p.m. last Wednesday from...
August 2, 2013 - 3:02pm
July 23, 2013
Airman dead after shooting at Grand Forks Air Force Base
A male airman is dead after a “shooting incident” late Sunday night at Grand Forks Air Force Base, said Staff Sgt. Susan Davis Monday. There is no threat to public safety or search for any suspect, said Davis, a spokeswoman for the 319th Air Base Wing which has about 1,200...
July 23, 2013 - 9:22am
June 21, 2013
Vergas man gets prison for shooting another in the knee
A Vergas man has been convicted and sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of second degree assault with a dangerous weapon. Jack Thomas Nelson, 19, of 29319 415th St., Vergas, was ordered to serve three years in prison, with credit for 191 days served, and...
June 21, 2013 - 11:12am
June 17, 2013
Vergas man gets prison time for shooting man
A Vergas man has been convicted and sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of second degree assault with a dangerous weapon. Jack Thomas Nelson, 19, of 29319 415th St., Vergas, was ordered to serve 36 months (three years) in prison, with credit for 191 days...
June 17, 2013 - 12:02pm
March 27, 2013
Perham and New York Mills trapshooting teams to fire up season Monday
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota State High School Clay Target League (MSHSCTL) announced that 114 high school teams representing 195 schools and...
March 27, 2013 - 11:36am