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Doctors strongly urge vaccinations, but some parents vehemently refuse
Man gets 20 years in prison for molesting young child
Minnesota bill would require parents talk with doctor before kids skip vaccinations
Republican Romney will not run for president in 2016
Fatal crash victims identified as Alexander teens
crime and courts
Carroll will let Sherman decide on playing if baby arrives
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
GIRLS HOCKEY: Thursday's results
BOYS HOCKEY: Thursday's results
Off the Record Blog: Tremors 5 is another unnecessary sequel
Two youth music organizations hold joint concert
THE LIST: African arts festival ... NDMOA benefit ... Myra Jazz Festival
Local musicians' song peaks at No. 3 on independent country music chart
72-year-old makes her debut performance in ‘Sleeping Beauty’ ballet
life & style
Rev. Lloyd A. Nelson
Kathleen "Kathy" Fuglesten
Bruce A. Gard
Mary Lou Vanderlin
Barry Gene Christianson
Pro-wolf groups seek threatened status
Invasive species program for Minnesota boaters suspended
White Earth land purchase for wildlife habitat rejected
Theodore Roosevelt park’s entry fees to double
OUR OPINION: Common Core, uncommon rancor
Kelly Schmidt: Saving for college merits reward, not punishment
Scott Brener: Focus on sustained, strategic transportation funding
LETTER: Pipeline supporters ignore giant brine spill
LETTER: Editorial overlooked obvious flaws in its own argument
60th Wedding Anniversary
Benjamin Thomas Siems
November 24, 2011
40 YEARS LATER: Sleuth believes 1971 hijacker 'D.B. Cooper' stashed cash in Vancouver bank
VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- The brazen hijacking of a commercial plane 40 years ago this week is America's only unsolved hijacking, but one...
November 24, 2011 - 10:32am
August 2, 2011
FBI investigating 'credible' lead in skyjacker D.B. Cooper case from '71
PORTLAND, Ore. Packets of rotten $20 bills, parachutes and a clip-on J.C. Penney tie. Those are just three of the items linked to D.B. Cooper, the infamous skyjacker who jumped from Northwest Orient Airlines 727 flight with $200,000 in ransom somewhere between Seattle and Portland...
August 2, 2011 - 9:09am
July 24, 2011
COLUMBIA RIVER AND COLUMBIA GORGE: IF YOU GO
Here's a closer look at the Columbia River, white sturgeon fishing, and places to check out if you make the trip: About the river - The Columbia...
fishing / outdoors
July 24, 2011 - 12:00am
December 18, 2010
National cheese recall may be tied to two Minnesota E. coli cases
MINNEAPOLIS Two Minnesota E. coli cases may be linked to an outbreak that led to a nationwide recall Friday of artisanal cheese made from raw milk. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Friday that Sally Jackson Cheese of Oroville, Wash., has agreed to a voluntary recall of...
December 18, 2010 - 8:26am
October 12, 2010
OUR OPINION: Oregon case shows higher education in flux
Anyone who says there's nothing new under the sun hasn't been following the news in higher education recently. Case in point: A radical, first-in-the-nation proposal to by the president of the University of Oregon that would change the university's financing forever. It would do...
education / opinion
October 12, 2010 - 1:30am
A is for apple (or Alan)
An apple a day keeps the doctor away, but it also keeps demand high for Alan Davis' three visits a year to Grand Forks. Davis, known as the "Apple Man" to quite a few residents, has brought his Oregon-grown apples to the region for 40 years. What started as a way to sell the fruits...
October 12, 2009 - 10:14pm
September 26, 2009
Top 10-Big Ten football roundup
To Oregon quarterback Jeremiah Masoli, taking criticism is part of the job. So is disproving it. Masoli answered his naysayers by throwing for 253 yards and three touchdowns in Oregon's 42-3 upset of sixth-ranked California on Saturday in Eugene, Ore. He completed 21 of 25 passes...
September 26, 2009 - 12:00am
August 14, 2009
Wisconsin man sentenced for Beltrami County child sex crime
BEMIDJI Gabriel Vitali Matthias, 27, of Madison, Wis., pleaded guilty June 15 in Beltrami County District Court and was sentenced Monday, Aug. 10, for felony soliciting a child to engage in a sexual act and felony third-degree criminal sexual conduct with a victim 12-15 years of...
August 14, 2009 - 1:55am
July 8, 2009
Michigan-bound steam locomotive to stop in Fargo
FARGO Fargo's rails will take a step back in the past this week when a steam locomotive rolls through town. The Southern Pacific Daylight No....
July 8, 2009 - 7:48am
May 23, 2009
Children, ages 3 and 7, found in Oregon river
PORTLAND, Ore. -- Police in Oregon say they have found the body of a 3-year-old boy in the Willamette River and have rescued a 7-year-old girl from the river in Portland. The girl was taken to a hospital. The case is being investigated by Portland Police homicide detectives. Authorities...
May 23, 2009 - 11:11am