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Community steps forward to help as water recedes
From digging to grain bins, farmers face varied dangers
Tractor roll bars help save lives in most common farm accidents
Milan dedicates new Liberty Bell
Video: Moving history down the road
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
NLS volleyball team wins two at Albany Invite
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
Molitor proceeding with caution on Mauer return
Maybe Bridgewater should just take a knee until Week 1
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Harris P. Hinderaker
William "Bill" Bradford
William R. Heitke
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Minnesota Opinion: The long wait for mental health care needs fixing
Thomas: Abolishing 'man' at Princeton
Klinger: Where Has All the Money for Our Schools Gone?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Commentary: Trump 'charm' offensive will not work with women
Willmar dog park anniversary celebration cancelled due to high number of mosquitoes
December 10, 2014
Video: Wahpeton (N.D.) teacher faces investigation after incident with two students
WAHPETON, N.D. – A teacher here has been put on administrative leave for allegedly pushing two students against a wall and making inappropriate comments to them late last week. The incident involving Wahpeton teacher Kelly McNary and two fifth-grade boys took place last week...
December 10, 2014 - 10:36am
May 29, 2014
'Hurts like heck': Thief steals officer's coat, medals from 94-year-old World War II veteran
WAHPETON, N.D. Maybe the thief wanted something to wear on Memorial Day.
May 29, 2014 - 9:00am
May 7, 2014
Search continues for missing Wahpeton college student
WAHPETON, N.D. – Scupper the golden retriever stood alert on the bow of a flat-bottom boat Tuesday afternoon on the Wild Rice River. He was...
May 7, 2014 - 9:50am
May 5, 2014
Air and ground search turns up no sign of missing Wahpeton college student
WAHPETON, N.D. – A search by foot patrols and airplanes failed Sunday to find any sign of a North Dakota State College of Science student who...
May 5, 2014 - 9:00am
January 6, 2014
Firefighters battle dangerous cold in Monday fire near Bobcat plant in Wahpeton, N.D. (with video)
WAHPETON, N.D. - Firefighters here cleared the scene of an apparent propane tank fire near the Bobcat plant shortly before 8 a.m. The fire, which firefighters were called to at around 5:35 a.m. Monday, started just north of the Bobcat plant. Firefighters worked in temperatures...
January 6, 2014 - 11:17am
July 3, 2013
Investigation finds woman’s son was driving truck that went into river west of Wahpeton, N.D.
WAHPETON, N.D. – Authorities here found the driver of a pickup that went into the Wild Rice River about 3 miles west of Wahpeton on Monday was the truck owner’s teen son. The Richland County Sheriff’s Office initially believed the owner of the truck, 36-year-old Grace Birchem-Mangalaw,...
July 3, 2013 - 9:19am
March 30, 2013
N.D. sweetener plant cash distributions surpass original investments
MOORHEAD — As of February, cash distributions for owners of Golden Growers Cooperative surpassed the $3.45 per unit that farmers originally invested to build a high-fructose corn sweetener plant in Wahpeton, N.D., in 1995. By Mikkel Pates Forum News Service MOORHEAD — As of February,...
March 30, 2013 - 10:33am
December 6, 2012
Minn-Dak Farmers Co-op sees dip in 2012 payments
FARGO, N.D. — Wahpeton-based Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative reported Tuesday that payments of $155 million made to its shareholders and growers on Aug. 31 were 14 percent less than the previous year. The decrease in gross revenue for the 2011-12 crop was due to difficult growing conditions...
December 6, 2012 - 4:43pm
May 17, 2011
Wahpeton police officer suspended for arresting Breckenridge teen without probable cause
May 17, 2011 - 10:57am
May 10, 2011
Breckenridge teen's video prompts Wahpeton police investigation (with video)
WAHPETON, N.D. - A Wahpeton police officer is facing an internal investigation after a teenager's video hit the Web. Breckenridge, Minn., teen Robert Wanek, 17, posted the video of what he calls his illegal arrest on YouTube. In the video, Wanek claims to be standing on a public...
May 10, 2011 - 9:50am
April 14, 2011
Red River drops below major flood stage at Wahpeton, N.D.
WAHPETON, N.D. - The Red River here dropped below major flood stage overnight. Major flood stage at Wahpeton is 14 feet. The river dropped to 13.99 feet at about 3 a.m. today. The National Weather Service predicts the river will remain above 13 feet for at least another week. Moderate...
April 14, 2011 - 10:22am
April 5, 2011
Red River enters major flood stage in Wahpeton
WAHPETON, N.D. - The Red River reached major flood stage in Wahpeton on Monday night.
April 5, 2011 - 1:03pm
April 4, 2011
Water on Highway 13 west of Wahpeton, N.D.
WAHPETON, N.D. - Water is on the eastbound and westbound roadway of ND Highway 13, two miles west of Wahpeton. Traffic is reduced to a single lane and speeds are reduced.
April 4, 2011 - 3:25pm
December 8, 2010
Trial date set for ND suspect in MN killing
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) -- A trial date has been set for a North Dakota man accused of killing his former girlfriend at her home across the Minnesota border in Doran. Forty-four-year-old Jeffrey Silvernail of Wahpeton is to stand trial beginning Sept. 12, 2011. The trial is expected...
December 8, 2010 - 10:15am
July 7, 2010
19-year-old Wahpeton native killed in Afghanistan
Keenan Cooper was to turn 20 next week, return from Afghanistan within a month and get married this fall. The Wahpeton, N.D., native was killed...
July 7, 2010 - 7:32am