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DL's Leonard Thielen - Adam Thielen's grandpa - recounts his days as an ice harvester
Several area students make dean’s list at SDSU
WHS students excel on Advanced Placement exams
Boyfriend accused of killing Minn. girlfriend, burning her body in New Orleans
Lismore woman causes damage to local business
No. 22 Ohio State rolls past Minnesota 67-49
A wager between Worthingtons: Friendly bet set for NFC title game
Bitzer, Beavers shut down Bulldogs
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Ahmad Rashad, neighbor Michael Jordan cheer on Vikings
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Letter: Let lawmakers know that abortions must end
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'Minneapolis Miracle' speaks hope in despair
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Leola Weets and Leila Janssen 85th birthdays
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Data: Nov. 27, 2017
'Our family is complete': Minnesota family reunited with dog who spent 10 days in ND cold
DICKINSON, N.D.—After an accident and more spending more than a week in the North Dakota cold, Kota, an 11-month old boxer, is finally...
November 20, 2017 - 11:23pm
October 15, 2017
An old dog's last grouse retrieve
NORTHWEST OF ISLAND LAKE, Minn. — Phil Johnson was up near his hunting shack northwest of Island Lake one day when he came across an older...
October 15, 2017 - 6:01am
Sophie's season: The Johnsons’ Brittany bounced back from a severe injury and still finds plenty of grouse and woodcock
NORTHWEST OF ISLAND LAKE, Minn. — Phil Johnson had shot the woodcock over his young Brittany's point, and he had seen the bird go down...
October 15, 2017 - 6:00am
July 28, 2017
Marine gives touching sendoff to the cancer-stricken dog who saved him
The evening sky was thick with dark gray clouds. There were three volleys of rifle fire. Then silence. A bugler sounded the lonely notes to "Taps." As friends and fellow patriots saluted, Jeff DeYoung carried his best friend Cena, a hardened Marine combat veteran like his owner, past...
July 28, 2017 - 1:32pm
July 25, 2017
First canine influenza case confirmed in Brainerd lakes area
BRAINERD, Minn. — The first case of the canine influenza — a highly contagious disease that can be fatal — has been confirmed in the Brainerd lakes area. Testing for canine influenza came back positive for a dog named Bella, believed to be a 2-year-old Landseer, after being...
July 25, 2017 - 5:34pm
July 21, 2017
Woman fighting Wadena to keep 3 basset hounds receives international support
WADENA, Minn.—People from around the country, and beyond, are supporting a Wadena woman fighting the city's effort to remove one of her...
July 21, 2017 - 4:30pm
July 12, 2017
Glyndon couple turns loss of beloved pet into 'Dachshing' business
GLYNDON, Minn. — "He can get a little sassy. He thinks he's a big dog sometimes," says Val Anderson as she snuggles with Ash, her Jack...
July 12, 2017 - 8:00pm
July 2, 2017
Swift: It's a hard walk life for this dog owner
One of the more bizarre phenomena of dog ownership is when dogs start to look like their owners. Of course that stocky, brown-eyed man with the...
July 2, 2017 - 7:41am
June 27, 2017
Minnesota fat: State tops list among highest percentage of overweight cats, dogs, report says
It might seem logical that the states with the highest prevalence of overweight people would have the highest percentages of hefty pets. Surely...
June 27, 2017 - 1:51pm
June 2, 2017
This vet wants to put your dog's health record online. And get paid millions for it.
I was reading the Forbes list of the wealthiest, self-made women in the United States recently. One of them is Judy Faulkner, founder of a privately...
June 2, 2017 - 2:34pm
March 21, 2017
Labrador retriever still top dog in U.S.
NEW YORK - The friendly, and often clumsy, Labrador retriever has retained its long held title as the most popular dog breed in the United States,...
March 21, 2017 - 2:23pm
November 2, 2016
Oodles of poodles: Minnesota dog ties record for largest litter
LANCASTER, Minn. -- Kelli Hewitt’s standard poodle looked like any other pregnant dog, the dog breeder from Lancaster said. But she and her family couldn’t believe how many puppies were coming as the poodle named Crystal Diamond RD -- Crystal, for short -- gave birth Aug. 28 at...
November 2, 2016 - 8:33pm
July 24, 2016
Dogs on duty: Volunteer K-9 outfit assists public agencies
FARGO – Ziva is ready to work. She eagerly lifts her front right paw to allow her handler, Nate Dutt, to slip on her harness. Once she receives her orders, she’s off, her attached bell ringing wildly. The little Belgian Malinois zigzags through a designated area of Island Park...
July 24, 2016 - 8:56pm
January 14, 2016
All dogs go to heaven
SIBLEY, Iowa — Laughter and tears were shared Thursday morning as the Osceola County Sheriff’s Department said goodbye to one of their own,...
January 14, 2016 - 8:28pm
October 22, 2015
New dog kennel proposed near Adrian
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Planning Commission granted preliminary approval during its Wednesday night meeting for Todd and Lonna Heideman, Adrian, to operate a dog kennel at 25773 Ahlers Ave. (in Section 19, Westside Township). The request will now advance to the Nobles...
October 22, 2015 - 8:26pm