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COURTS: Prosecution rests in Rossbach case
String time in Bemidji! Holiday lights going up around town
Former Watson, Minn., mayor admits guilt in breaking into current mayor’s home
Crime report for Oct. 21-23
Financial investigation at Sanford Center continues
GIRLS TENNIS: Kelm making BHS tennis history as she prepares for state singles tourney
FOOTBALL: Jacks hope to take momentum into Moorhead for section playoffs
PREP VOLLEYBALL: BHS to face Alexandria in section playoffs, other area playoff pairings revealed
SOCCER: BSU clinches home playoff match with win
FOOTBALL: BSU ninth in regional rankings
Jennifer Ann Garbett Waye
Agnes "Peggy" Quick
Dennis G. "Denny" Preston
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: On rejection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you care to give?
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: As tradition goes
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What will be your last words to someone?
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: How to harvest wild rice
PODCAST: The JOE-DOWN Reviews “KISS Meets The Phantom Of The Park”
Famed musician Bobby Vee dies
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
Woodpicks Bluegrass and Gospel band concert set
WATCH: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The mice are everywhere it seems
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Lakes, rivers cooling a bit slower this year
New specialty license plates to go on sale
Grand Portage, Bois Forte bands seeking to take moose this fall
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Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Stop moral erosion with your votes
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let Congress fix health care dilemma
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: McMullin a refreshing alternative
Presidential Editorial: This time for president, none of the above
Letter to the editor: Clintons’ hearts are in right place
April 12, 2015
Fire Weather Watch on Monday
FARGO – A Fire Weather Watch is in effect across the area on Monday. The lack of rainfall over the past several weeks has led to very dry...
April 12, 2015 - 9:30pm
March 26, 2015
Moderate Drought Conditions Continue
Fargo, ND (WDAY-TV) - Our weather has been very dry for the past several weeks. The latest drought monitor has been released, which still...
March 26, 2015 - 10:50am
February 5, 2015
Dry conditions continue for eastern North Dakota
Fargo, ND - You've probably realized by now that this winter has been pretty dry overall. In terms of snowfall, Fargo has only received...
February 5, 2015 - 2:19pm
September 12, 2013
Severe drought expands in Minnesota, Wisconsin
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — This week's update from the U.S. Drought Monitor shows that an area of severe drought in central Minnesota has expanded...
September 12, 2013 - 1:04pm
August 24, 2013
Dry conditions envelop Bemidji, area: lack of rain brings added fire danger
BEMIDJI -- A large portion of Beltrami County has been listed under moderate drought conditions this week as Bemidji and surrounding areas experience little rainfall and high temperatures that bring an increased risk for wildfires. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has...
August 24, 2013 - 1:48am
August 12, 2013
Some Minnesota trees are suffering from drought
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Some trees in northern Minnesota are suffering from drought, according to the state Department of Natural Resources. Eight of the last 11 summer and fall seasons have been very dry in northern Minnesota and pines and other conifers in that area are...
August 12, 2013 - 10:49am
December 11, 2012
Winter yields evidence drought is affecting wildlife
By Tom Robertson, MPR News 91.3 FM DETROIT LAKES – The heavy snow that fell on parts of central Minnesota over the weekend may be too late...
December 11, 2012 - 11:27pm
December 4, 2012
Rain no match for drought in Minnesota
By Ryan Bakken, Forum Communications GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Too little, too late. That’s the short version of what Monday’s unseasonal rain meant for farmland that’s under stress from drought. The rainfall amounted to about a 10th of an inch across the region, said Mark Ewens...
December 4, 2012 - 12:31am
November 9, 2012
Corps will not draw down Homme Lake
ST. PAUL — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, said it will not perform a fall drawdown of Homme Lake on the Park River near Park River, N.D., because of drought conditions. The corps said it will continue monitoring lake elevation and precipitation throughout the...
November 9, 2012 - 1:50am
October 18, 2012
Drought strains Minnesota's water resources
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Drought conditions are straining water supplies in the Land of 10,000 Lakes, leading Minnesota officials on Thursday to urge residents to cut back on their water use. Some companies have even been ordered to switch from streams to alternative supplies. State officials...
October 18, 2012 - 4:04pm
October 11, 2012
Minnesota projected to harvest record corn crop
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Despite the drought that parched the rest of the country, 2012 is shaping up as a pleasant surprise for many Minnesota farmers. The U.S. Department of Agriculture projects Minnesota farmers will harvest 1.39 billion bushels of corn, up 15 percent from last year....
October 11, 2012 - 4:03pm
October 4, 2012
Drought cuts deeper across Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The drought keeps getting deeper across Minnesota. New maps from the U.S. Drought Monitor on Thursday show that 96 percent of the state is in a moderate to extreme drought, up from 77 percent a week earlier. The driest parts of the state include several counties...
October 4, 2012 - 4:28pm
September 13, 2012
Drought, dry conditions expand across Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The drought and dry conditions are expanding across Minnesota. Thursday's update from the U.S. Drought Monitor shows that 83.5 percent of Minnesota is now rated abnormally dry. It also shows an area of moderate drought now extending into east-central Minnesota...
September 13, 2012 - 10:03am
September 12, 2012
Fire danger high
BATTLE TOWNSHIP — Forestry crews and Beltrami County emergency management continued to fight a wildfire Tuesday, which has burned roughly 300...
September 12, 2012 - 12:46am