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Sheriff’s office taking steps in case DAPL-type protests come to area
'No reason' for inaction: Minn., N.D. leaders add to gun debate
Data: Feb. 23, 2018
4 arrested after drug bust on central Minn. reservation
Twin cities man charged with chaining, torturing, raping daughters
Girls Basketball: Trojans edge Eagles on senior night
Thursday sports roundup: Luverne breezes through Section 3A quarterfinal game
Birkie basks in the glow: Skiing event gained unrivaled exposure as part of Minneapolis' Super Bowl experience
College men's hockey: Battered Broncos to face healthy Bulldogs
Wild power past Devils with big second period
We must admit it: This is who we are
How wine tastings transport you
Column: Main goal of hospice -- monitor symptoms, maintain comfort
Column: Biodiesel gives the region a boost
Column: Keeping southwest Minnesota a vibrant place to live
Esther Zavala de Adame
Gerald "Jerry" Roetzel
Church turns garbage into good night's sleep through 'Mat Ministry'
Hearty onion and mushroom tart perfect for meatless meals
Cold weather car safety
'Be our guest' to another Disney classic
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
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Sietsema 90th birthday
Boock 50th anniversary
Huisman 60th anniversary
Boltjes 50th anniversary
Heeringa 70th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
April 1, 2017
Traill the healthiest county in North Dakota, study shows
HILLSBORO, N.D.—Residents in Traill County are the healthiest people in North Dakota, according to a University of Wisconsin study. The...
April 1, 2017 - 1:45pm
SD protest possible for Keystone XL pipeline
COLOME, S.D. — If TransCanada tries to build the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline through South Dakota, the company will first have to go...
April 1, 2017 - 7:43am
March 26, 2017
Kinglets can brighten a March day
The golden-crowned kinglet is a wee thing, smaller than any other bird in our area, except the ruby-throated hummingbird. Unlike the hummingbird,...
March 26, 2017 - 11:48am
March 24, 2017
SD cracking down on overweight vehicles
MITCHELL, S.D. — 'Tis the season for spring weight limits on South Dakota roads, but the fines collected from overweight trucks is minimal compared to the cost of repairs.
March 24, 2017 - 8:42pm
March 21, 2017
Man who shot at deputy, mailman in NW Minnesota may have had dementia, neighbors say
WARREN, Minn. -- Authorities have identified a rural northwest Minnesota man who died in an officer-involved shooting Monday as 73-year-old...
March 21, 2017 - 7:54pm
March 10, 2017
FAA approves night flights for ND drone unit to fly across the nation
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—The Federal Aviation Administration has given drone pilots with the Grand Forks County Sheriff's Office permission to...
March 10, 2017 - 10:53pm
February 25, 2017
An all-star artist: SD high school grad designs trophy for NBA skills challenge
HANSON, S.D. — What an all-star moment. Tasha Determan, a 2016 Hanson High School graduate, was hand-picked in January to design the trophy...
February 25, 2017 - 12:40pm
February 19, 2017
Border bar owners, police mixed on 4 a.m. closing bill in Minnesota
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — Bar and restaurant owners on the east side of the Red River may be allowed to stay open until 4 a.m., thanks...
February 19, 2017 - 10:15am
February 12, 2017
Blown away: Wind energy sector turns into largest renewable resource in U.S., sees massive expansion in North Dakota
GRAND FORKS — Those driving 3 miles north of Grand Forks may see something strange: long, narrow, pointed white giants sailing through...
February 12, 2017 - 8:34am
November 28, 2016
North Dakota electors asked to vote against Trump
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- John Olson’s email inbox has been inundated lately with messages about the election. The details vary, but the overriding message is clear: Don’t vote for Donald Trump on Dec. 19. As one of North Dakota’s three electors, Olson is tasked with representing...
November 28, 2016 - 9:12pm
September 5, 2016
Criminal sentences spark backlash, but Minnesota guidelines are set by state commission
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- One month after a jury found him guilty of second-degree unintentional murder, Brian Keith Jourdain once again stood in front of Judge Paul Benshoof, this time to find out how long he would spend in prison.
September 5, 2016 - 9:56pm
July 31, 2016
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits Minnesota
WILLMAR -- When he works on the federal 2018 Farm Bill, U.S. Rep. Mike Conaway says he will be thinking about moms on food stamps and how changes in farm policy will affect their food costs. Conaway, R-Texas, chairman of the U.S. House Agriculture Committee, visited Minnesota late...
July 31, 2016 - 9:48pm
June 24, 2016
South Dakota ethanol industry calls for larger ethanol market
South Dakota’s $3.8 billion ethanol industry is facing a “glass ceiling,” according to officials. Every year, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) releases a proposed Renewable Volume Obligations as part of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program. The Renewable Volume...
June 24, 2016 - 8:06pm
March 6, 2016
‘Age-Friendly Communities’ grant of $100,000 to benefit region
WORTHINGTON — Aging in place — that is, staying in one’s longtime home or in the same town where a person has existing friends and support systems — is the goal of many seniors. Awareness of that goal led the Hutchinson-based Southwest Initiative Foundation (SWIF) to ask Wilder...
March 6, 2016 - 7:23pm
February 29, 2016
Wising up: WHS Knowledge Bowl eyes sub-region contest
WORTHINGTON — How many Worthington High School (WHS) students does it take to field a Knowledge Bowl team? Fourteen — at least if the year...
February 29, 2016 - 7:41pm