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Legislature picks university regents from varied backgrounds
McDonald's antibiotic-free move could prompt U.S. chicken squeeze
Alliance to address what can be dangerous oil field carbon exposure
U.S. Congress' backing of Netanyahu on Iran more show than substance
Ferguson policies targeted blacks, created toxic environment: U.S. attorney general
crime and courts
UND MEN'S HOCKEY: Lofty goals still stand
BOYS HOCKEY: Wednesday's results
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Wednesday's results
BOYS BASKETBALL: Wednesday's results
AREA NOTEBOOK: Patriots hope to put brakes on Red Lake
THE EATBEAT: Grand Forks couple enjoy high tea, fine dining in Dubai
Adults only catch flu around twice a decade, study finds
CHEF JESS: Make ricotta cheese from scratch
'Over the counter' birth control pills might save public money
Justified episode to feature Fargo native Nick Fink
life & style
Roger J. Norman
Kristy Ann (Barrett) Driscoll
Ice houses removed from Minnesota Lakes as season ends
The lake trout grow big on Saganaga Lake along the Canadian border
DOUG LEIER: Bald eagles weren't always abundant in N.D.
NICE FISH: Big catches this week
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Fat tire time trials ... Minnesota Deer Hunters Association Day ...
Mac Schneider and Kenton Onstad: Democrats' proposals make steady progress in Bismarck
OUR OPINION: Next time, police mustn't withhold info for four days
LETTER: Vital language axed from caregiver bill
LETTER: McIntosh facility went above and beyond the call
LETTER: 'Conditioned' oil can massively detonate, too
UND Police name officer who shot Grand Forks man
February 16, 2014
Crookston man dies after being found submerged in Minnesota lake
A 37-year-old Crookston man died Saturday after he was found under water in Maple Lake near Mentor, Minn. Officers from the Polk County Sheriff's Office responded to a call about an unresponive male and found Kory Stromstad submerged in a hole in the ice inside his spearfishing...
February 16, 2014 - 10:44am
June 11, 2012
Maple Lake, Minn., baptisms attract many
MENTOR, Minn. -- Cody Olson wanted to go the whole enchilada in his baptism Sunday in the waters of Maple Lake, choosing "full immersion," over having water simply poured over his head. "It seems more religious," he said beforehand. "You're not only washing sins away, you're washing...
June 11, 2012 - 6:00am
June 10, 2012
Beltrami, Minn., woman dies in Maple Lake, one of five recent Minnesota lake deaths, two weekend near-drownings
A Beltrami, Minn., woman died early Sunday after falling into Maple Lake near Mentor, Minn. According to the Polk County Sheriff's Office, Cindy Hanson, 55, was seen jumping off a pontoon boat about 1:45 a.m. Sunday on Maple Lake, which is just south of Mentor. The sheriff's office,...
June 10, 2012 - 3:51pm
June 9, 2012
Crookston church to baptize several in Maple Lake
A Crookston church is offering anyone feeling the need for Christian baptism to "Wade in the Waters" Sunday in Maple Lake near Mentor, Minn. Trinity Lutheran of Crookston typically uses its Trinity Point camping and retreat site on the east side of Maple Lake, south of Mentor, every...
June 9, 2012 - 6:00am
April 1, 2011
Golf on the lake
MENTOR, Minn. -- Four years ago, a bright early-spring day gave Scott McFarlin the itch to hit a few golf balls onto frozen Maple Lake from his...
April 1, 2011 - 9:14pm
June 20, 2010
TORNADO NEWS: Condition upgraded for GF woman injured at Maple Lake
Injured woman's condition upgraded The condition of a woman injured in a Minnesota tornado Thursday, has been upgraded, according to officials at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks. Patricia Wilber of Grand Forks, who was injured at Maple Lake, Minn., was listed in satisfactory condition...
June 20, 2010 - 12:49am
June 18, 2010
Maple Lake: In the path of destruction
MAPLE LAKE, Minn. -- Gary Gruhot stopped in at Harlan's Boats R-Us in Mentor, Minn., on Friday to buy a new pontoon, even though there was no electrical power in the building, so owner Harlan Kirkeide couldn't get it ready for him. Gruhot, who lives in Argyle, Minn., has a camper...
June 18, 2010 - 7:34pm
February 15, 2010
Red Lake County officials ID Mentor woman killed in snowmobile crash
A Mentor, Minn., woman died early Sunday in a snowmobile accident in Red Lake County, Minn., the Sheriff's Department said in a news release. Authorities said that at 12:37 a.m. Sunday, Red Lake County received a 911 cell phone call from Polk County reporting a snowmobile crash...
February 15, 2010 - 12:10am
June 10, 2009
Rhombus Guys look to expand
The future is looking up for Matt Winjum and Arron Hendricks, owners of Rhombus Guys pizza on Kittson Avenue in Grand Forks. "We're going to...
June 10, 2009 - 1:54pm
Watching a bobber sink offers a simple joy
There's something about watching a bobber sink that never gets old. I thought about that last Sunday while fishing Maple Lake near Mentor, Minn.,...
staff columnists / fishing / outdoors
May 10, 2009 - 12:24am