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National Weather Service still assessing damage after Saturday storms
Woman in Langdon, ND, fatal crash named
In State Fair crop art, none top Prince
In less than two years, Fargo man wins two lottery jackpots totaling over $250,000
S.D. senators concerned Republicans could lose Senate majority
crime and courts
UND FOOTBALL: Running back Brady Oliveira shaped by family background
Berger gets his turn at center
SANSEVERE: Chargers like stadium better than new turf
POWERS: What did Vikings get for $1.1B? 'Nice' and 'loud'
Finding the way to FIT
BOOKNOTES: "Head in the Cloud: Why Knowing Things Still Matters When Facts Are So Easy to Look Up," "Downsizing the Family Home"
THE LIST: Janessa's Midnight Movie Madness feat. Divine!, Muddy Waters Clay Center, The Rollin' On The River Inline skating marathon
Artist Nancy Friese: Beauty of the wide open
MOVIE LIST: 'Don't Breathe,' 'Hands of Stone,' 'Mechanic Resurrection'
life & style
Eugene Dean Mecham
Loma L. Rudnik
John Martin Bratrud
Dolores A. "Dee" Desautel
Houseboat on the horizon
Late August is hummingbird season
GET YOUR GEAR ON: SoftScience Ultra Lyte hiking boots
LLOYD OMDAHL: National interests taking over state initiatives
MINNESOTA REPRESENTATIVES: Governor, Senate's zeal for rail throws outstate under bus
NORTH DAKOTA LT. GOV. DREW WRIGLEY Q&A: 'An unlawful protest'
LETTER: PC exerts uncanny power over common sense
OUR OPINION: Unlawful protests anger public
50th Wedding Anniversary
March 30, 2012
Northwestern Mental Health hires director
Northwestern Mental Health Center in Crookston has hired a new executive director, the center announced Friday. Shauna Reitmeier will take over the position May 29 following the retirement of Dan Wilson, who has served as executive director for more than 25 years. Reitmeier began...
March 30, 2012 - 9:00pm
March 12, 2012
Crookston man wins $5,555 in lottery
Jeffrey Almhjeld of Crookston recently won $5,555 from the Minnesota State Lottery, the lottery agency said. He claimed the prize March 7 after playing the Funky 5 scratch game ticket, which he bought at Best Buy Liquor in Crookston. Minnesota State Lottery proceeds go in the state...
March 12, 2012 - 7:14pm
March 3, 2012
Crookston police ID counterfeit suspect
The Crookston Police Department has identified a suspect in a case involving at least $3,200 in counterfeit $100 bills that have been passed in that city. According to a department release, the suspect's name is not being released pending further investigation. Police believe they...
March 3, 2012 - 10:20pm
February 28, 2012
Drainage design: 'Controlled' field drains being adapted in Red River Valley
WAHPETON, N.D. -- All right, so you're installing tile drainage to improve yields on your farm. Now you might want to think about adding tools...
February 28, 2012 - 1:45am
February 18, 2012
Crookston's flood protection project in 'home stretch'
CROOKSTON, Minn. -- This could be the year that flood protection projects are completed in this water-beleaguered city along the Red Lake River. The...
February 18, 2012 - 4:57pm
November 17, 2011
• Turkey Basket Drive: The UND Quo Vadis Chapter of Mortar Board will sponsor its 32nd annual Turkey Basket Drive Saturday to collect turkey, pie crusts, potatoes, pie filling, stuffing, vegetables and cranberries for Thanksgiving dinners for area families. The turkey baskets...
November 17, 2011 - 6:06pm
November 10, 2011
THE LIST: Manheim Steamroller ... Youth Orchestra ... Holiday Glow art sale ... more
Mannheim Steamroller - Sunday in Grand Forks: Grand Forks on Sunday will be the fourth stop of the "Christmas Music of Mannheim Steamroller by Chip Davis" tour, a tour that will continue through Dec. 30 with about 90 performances from New York to California. Mannheim Steamroller's...
November 10, 2011 - 7:59pm
- Car Wash for Veterans: The Rydellcars.com Car Wash will provide free car washes from 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. today to veterans and current military service personnel at 2700 S. Washington St. "Grace For Vets" was founded by Mike Mountz, owner of Cloister Wash & Lube, in Ephrata, Penn.,...
November 10, 2011 - 7:39pm
November 9, 2011
Polk County: More motorists wearing seatbelts
Seventy-five percent of motorists in Polk County are buckling up after the 2011 Click It or Ticket campaign between May and October, according to the sheriff's office and police departments in East Grand Forks and Crookston. The rate during last year's compliance check was 71 percent....
November 9, 2011 - 8:28pm
October 27, 2011
- Diabetes Walk: The third annual Grand Forks Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes "Walk and Splash" fundraiser for the American Diabetes Association will be from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Alerus Center. The walk will begin at 9:30 a.m. and include a morning of exercise, food...
October 27, 2011 - 8:29pm
October 25, 2011
It's raining cats in Crookston
The Humane Society of Polk County is up to its ears in cats. In the past month the shelter acquired 40 cats from a home in Crookston. These...
October 25, 2011 - 7:41pm
October 21, 2011
Crookston getting new food shelf
A new food shelf will open Monday in Crookston. North Country Food Bank, which has served northwest Minnesota for nearly 40 years, will open North Country Food Shelf at the food bank, 424 N. Broadway. It will be open 3 to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to noon on the first...
October 21, 2011 - 6:17pm
Crookston jail getting new boss
Tri-County Community Corrections will have a new executive director next month. Phillip Greer will replace longtime executive director Susan Mills, who is retiring. Greer, who starts the job Nov. 14, currently is jail commander for Pennington County Sheriff's Department in Rapid...
October 21, 2011 - 6:13pm
October 19, 2011
TRAVEL: Road construction on highways in N.D. and Minn.
NDDOT: Construction near Northwood Workers are repairing pipelines on North Dakota Highway 15, five miles east of Northwood, according to the state Department of Transportation. The project is expected to be done by the start of next month. Throughout the work area, speed limits...
October 19, 2011 - 7:06pm
October 13, 2011
- Spaghetti Feed: The UND Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity will host a spaghetti feed from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in the UND Memorial Union Ballroom to raise money for breast cancer support. Admission will be a $5 minimum donation for spaghetti, breadsticks, garlic bread and drinks. Dozens...
local/life & style
October 13, 2011 - 8:40pm