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Convictions published Nov. 25
'We need to stay ahead': Duluth police recruits will test ‘customer service’ training
Former New York Mills teacher acquitted of charge alleging sexual contact with student
Inmate recaptured after walking away from Clay County Jail annex
What we know about the Al Franken accusations and responses
Hibbing native Perunovich leads UMD in scoring from defenseman position
Princeton gets payback, earns series split with Bemidji
Prep Bowl: Eden Prairie captures 11th state title
Heat scorch nets from 3, beat Timberwolves
Wild have had Blues rematch 'circled on the calendar'
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Lois M. Toupal
Catherine A. Brainard
Commentary: Sen. Franken still hasn't denied grabbing women
Tribune Editorial: Thanksgiving is a time to appreciate all our blessings
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
Riley Gregory Muench
Ammermann - Cappiello
April 14, 2010
Moorhead man accused of wiping feces on fiancee's face
FARGO - Police here arrested a Moorhead man who allegedly wiped feces on his fiancée's face during an argument early today. Sgt.
April 14, 2010 - 11:15am
February 11, 2010
Concordia secular club wants officials to reconsider
MOORHEAD -- Students trying to start a secular club at Concordia College are gathering signatures of support after the college declined to recognize the group. Concordia leaders determined the mission of the proposed group Secular Students of Concordia is not consistent with the...
February 11, 2010 - 12:00am
January 12, 2010
Dorgan says permanent F-M flood protection a top priority
FARGO, N.D. - Sen. Byron Dorgan says he'll "set the table" for the Fargo-Moorhead area to get federal funding for permanent flood protection before he leaves office. He said today he'll encourage the U.S.
January 12, 2010 - 12:57pm
October 1, 2009
Moorhead college looks to name change again
If you haven't gotten used to the name Minnesota State University Moorhead, you may not have to. President Edna Szymanski said she'd like to switch the name to Moorhead State University Minnesota. Szymanski has gotten permission from the university system to do some market research...
October 1, 2009 - 10:27am
August 11, 2009
Moorhead dad chases down alleged drunken driver
MOORHEAD - Heather Arntson had already dialed 911 to report the car that slammed into an SUV carrying her husband, herself and their four children, including a 3-month-old baby and 20-month-old toddler. But when the car's alleged drunken driver tried to flee the south Moorhead scene,...
August 11, 2009 - 9:04am
July 7, 2009
UPDATED: Moorhead exotic dancer charged with extorting money from pastor
UPDATED 10:53 a.m. MOORHEAD - A 46-year-old Moorhead woman, who works as an exotic dancer, is charged in Clay County District Court with extorting $7,000 from a local pastor to keep their affair secret from his wife and senior pastor. Bunny Annette Byington is charged with two counts...
July 7, 2009 - 9:58am
Fargo mayor deals city with beer flood, kind of
Fargo faces a new kind of flood, but this one is being welcomed with open arms - and mouths. One thousand cases of beer from Dixie Brewing Co. in New Orleans are on the way to Fargo to help Mayor Dennis Walaker fulfill a promise. Tonight, everyone 21 and older who attends the post-flood...
May 7, 2009 - 11:07am
April 22, 2009
Call issued for sandbag cleanup volunteers
WILLMAR -- United Way of West Central Minnesota, Calvary Lutheran Church and the local faith community are coordinating an effort to send volunteers to the Fargo-Moorhead area to help clean up the millions of sandbags used to protect the community from flooding. Buses will leave...
April 22, 2009 - 3:35pm
April 17, 2009
NWS lowers Red River crest forecast to 34.4 feet at Fargo-Moorhead
FARGO - The National Weather Service on Thursday lowered the crest forecast to 34.4 feet for the Red River at Fargo. By 10:15 p.m. Thursday, it appeared the river had dropped from 34 feet to 33.91 feet. The U.S. Geological Survey hasn't declared 34 feet as the official crest yet,...
April 17, 2009 - 6:10am
April 6, 2009
Moorhead begins building contingency dikes
MOORHEAD - The city of Moorhead has started building a contingency dike in preparation for a second crest, and more could be built soon. Construction of a dike running along Rivershore Drive from north of Interstate 94 to south of Woodlawn Park began yesterday. Bob Zimmerman, city...
April 6, 2009 - 11:00am
Fargo, Cass County are prepared to raise dikes
FARGO - Officials from Fargo remain optimistic in this year's flood fight, but say they're ready to raise levees if need be. In rural subdivisions, where more than 100 homes sustained significant damage, Cass County Engineer Keith Berndt said everyone must stay realistic that a second...
April 6, 2009 - 10:20am
April 3, 2009
Forecast: Second Red River crest could top historic mark
FARGO - The Red River has a strong possibility to rise again to historic flood levels this month, the National Weather Service said in a news conference this morning. The weather service said there is a 75 percent chance the Red could crest at 41 feet between April 15-22, a mark...
April 3, 2009 - 12:42pm
March 31, 2009
No 'silver bullet' solution to Red River ice jams
There is "no 'right' way" to deal with river ice, "no silver bullet" to prevent jams before a flood, one of the nation's leading authorities...
March 31, 2009 - 10:53am
Local ambulance crews on flood standby
WILLMAR -- The Minnesota River is rising in their own backyard, but when the call came late last week to help evacuate hospital patients in flood-beleaguered...
March 31, 2009 - 12:00am
March 29, 2009
One Fargo dike fails, some buildings flooded at Oak Grove Lutheran School
FARGO - A permanent dike at Oak Grove Lutheran School in Fargo has been breached, allowing water from the flooding Red River to pour into two...
March 29, 2009 - 7:53am