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Puerto Ricans adapt to new home in Bismarck-Mandan
MNsure allows longer for people to enroll for health insurance
Former Fargo priest facing sexual abuse charges extradited to US
Woman dies after ATV goes through ice near Bemidji
After Alabama loss, Trump has ambitious plans to campaign in 2018 midterms
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These men thought they adopted a mini piglet until she became Esther the Wonder Pig, darling of the internet
Grand Forks Chorales present 'Messiah' sing-along event
The Force is strong with 'The Last Jedi,' critics say
Win streak continues for ND ‘Jeopardy!’ contestant
'Best Christmas Pageant Ever' opens at Red River High School
Don't try to replace parent's deceased spouse
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
Everything you need to know about smart speakers
Open house set for restored Farwell church
James Madison causes 10 turnovers and runs past South Dakota State in FCS semifinals
Vikings fans' Super Bowl dreams hinge on offensive line
Wave bounce back strong
Petersen leads KnightRiders to win over Jamestown
Former Wild defenseman Blum reignites career -- and Olympic dream
Gary L. Dahlgren
Frances O. (Kolden) Eidsness
Florence "Dolly" Footitt
Harlan C. Larsen
Tullibees continue to decline in Green Lake
Rule change coming for northern pike, but no dramatic changes in fishing expected
OUTDOORS REPORT: Good ice and fishing reports coming from Lake of the Woods and Upper Red Lake
Doug Leier: There's reason for ice fishing optimism in North Dakota but don't overlook safety
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: New pike regulations for Minnesota anglers, North Dakota Game and Fish Department sets tentative 2018 hunting season dates etc.
Mark Kennedy: From Jedi to Leaders in Action
Our view: Dayton didn't hold punches in border dispute
Five myths about bitcoin
Commentary: Heitkamp sends email to constituents retracting misleading tax reform talking point
Letter: A big lump of coal for ND homeowners
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Red Lake Falls
June 4, 2017
Masters of consign: From trinkets to tractors, you'll never know what you'll find in Wright's Everything Consignment Shop
RED LAKE FALLS, Minn.—Kert and VeAnn Wright never know what will come through the doors of their Red Lake Falls shop. In the nearly five...
June 4, 2017 - 3:16pm
May 3, 2017
Reporter who moved to what he called 'worst place to live' welcomes baby boy
A Washington Post reporter who moved to a Minnesota county he once called "the absolute worst place to live in America" has helped the population...
May 3, 2017 - 7:14pm
April 30, 2017
One year later, reporter loving life in 'the worst place to live in America'
RED LAKE FALLS, Minn.—The Washington Post reporter who said a Minnesota county was "the absolute worst place to live in America" loves...
April 30, 2017 - 7:00am
April 27, 2017
Editorial: What lets valley towns keep charm, avoid decline?
Two points about Chris Ingraham's recent migration to Red Lake Falls, one of them something Ingraham himself might want to think about: ▇ First, what a shot-in-the-arm the Washington Post writer's tale should be for economic developers around the region. As readers know, Ingraham—then...
April 27, 2017 - 6:20am
April 24, 2017
Washington Post reporter who insulted Red Lake Falls, Minn., now making his home there
In a story that, by now, most Minnesotans have heard - and gleefully boasted about - four more souls moved here in the last year, and another...
April 24, 2017 - 1:32pm
August 16, 2016
Marlene Sauve walleye
Marlene Sauve of Red Lake Falls, Minn., released this 28-inch walleye while fishing Buffalo Bay on the Manitoba side of Lake of the Woods. It's...
August 16, 2016 - 5:51pm
July 22, 2016
Regional Roundup: Agenda dispute in Ramsey County
Commissioners disagree on public input at meetings Two Ramsey County commissioners are challenging their leader's authority on removing a portion of the meeting that allowed residents to speak without being on the agenda. Commissioner Bill Martens voted against approving the agenda...
July 22, 2016 - 9:07pm
July 6, 2016
Woman gets 15 years of probation for meth in Red Lake Falls
RED LAKE FALLS, Minn.—A woman was sentenced Wednesday to 15 years of supervised probation for possession of methamphetamine. Kristin Ann...
July 6, 2016 - 4:53pm
June 30, 2016
Washington Post writer finds new home in place he once called the "worst place to live"
RED LAKE FALLS, Minn.—Hanging near the front door of Christopher Ingraham's home is a sign that reads "Home," with the "O" replaced by...
June 30, 2016 - 6:19pm
June 14, 2016
Red Lake Falls man hit by Pontiac while inline skating expected to recover
RED LAKE FALLS, Minn.—A Red Lake Falls man hit by a car while rollerblading Monday evening is in stable condition and expected to recover, according to the Red Lake County Sheriff Mitch Bernstein. Red Lake County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call about 9:45 p.m. Monday that...
June 14, 2016 - 1:10pm
April 15, 2016
Stephen man charged after deputies say they found him with meth
RED LAKE FALLS, Minn.—A Stephen, Minn., man pleaded not guilty Friday in court in Crookston after Red Lake County deputies said they found him with methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. Richard William Paulson, 25, was charged with third-degree possession of meth in a school...
April 15, 2016 - 4:58pm
March 5, 2016
A change of heart: Journalist who reported Minnesota county was 'worst place to live' is moving there
RED LAKE FALLS, Minn.—A Washington Post journalist said he is moving to a Minnesota county he once reported as being "the absolute worst...
March 5, 2016 - 11:54am
February 21, 2016
Cavalier housing project seeks applicants Homeowners in Cavalier, N.D., have until March 15 to apply for a home rehabilitation grant program. So far, 15 homes have been repaired or in the process of being repaired through the Cavalier Housing Rehabilitation Project, which is open...
February 21, 2016 - 7:30am
December 28, 2015
Red Lake Falls woman sentenced for methamphetamine possession
RED LAKE FALLS, Minn. — A Red Lake Falls woman was sentenced Monday to five years of supervised probation and $500 fine for felony drug charges in Red Lake County District Court. Devon Ann Passa, 32, was charged with possession of a fifth-degree controlled substance on Aug....
December 28, 2015 - 7:08pm
December 15, 2015
Red Lake Falls grandmother robbed of jewelry, presents days before Christmas
RED LAKE FALLS, Minn.—Lorae Benoit of Red Lake Falls came home Monday morning to find her door forced and a dozen presents missing. In an apparent home burglary just days before Christmas, it was jarring moment for Benoit, 52, who works three jobs to help buy gifts for her...
December 15, 2015 - 8:21pm