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Israelson wedding anniversary
Christianson wedding anniversary
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Rich Lowry: Sorry, but Donald Trump has a point
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July 11, 2012
Competition stiff for $47.5 million public works fund; Beltrami County requests $500,000 for geriatric nursing facility for veterans
ST. PAUL -- More Minnesota communities will be disappointed than happy as state officials look to divide $47.5 million for public works projects. The Department of Employment and Economic Development received 90 requests worth $288.4 million - more than six times the amount of money...
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July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
July 10, 2012
Beltrami County, Fosston projects among $288 million in requests for $47.5 million
ST. PAUL -- Ninety applicants want $288 million for public works projects across Minnesota, state officials announced this afternoon, but just $47.5 million is available. "We were impressed by the volume and quality of the projects submitted for capital project grants," said Commissioner...
July 10, 2012 - 4:17pm
Ohman sharing river stories, photos of Mississippi
FOSSTON - Photographer Doug Ohman will highlight points of interest along the Mississippi River from its headwaters through the Twin Cities beginning at 9:30 a.m. April 18 at St. Mary's Church in Fosston. Ohman will share personal stories and photography at the event. Northern Exposure...
April 10, 2012 - 5:24am
April 1, 2012
Fosston Inspiration Trail 1K and 5K fundraiser
FOSSTON - The Fosston Rotary Club will host a 5K run/walk to help raise funds in support of the construction of the Fosston Inspiration Trail (FIT). The FIT will be an asphalt path for year-round use by the community. Construction is set to begin in 2013. The 5K run/walk will start...
April 1, 2012 - 5:21am
March 30, 2012
UPDATED: Women's conference Saturday features Clague
FOSSTON - The More to Life Women's Conference is set for here Saturday at Bethel Assembly, 34647 410th St. SE. The $20 registration includes brunch and childcare for children 0-4 years old will be available. Jamie Clague will be the featured speaker, sharing her story of despair...
March 30, 2012 - 10:28am
March 27, 2012
Fosston man hurt in two-vehicle crash
CLEARBROOK - A 22-year-old Fosston man was injured near here after a two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon. The Minnesota State Patrol said Trandem Kappedal was driving east on Clearwater County Road 6 when he failed to yield to a southbound vehicle. The crash was reported at 3:20 p.m. Kappedal...
March 27, 2012 - 10:32am
Women's conference features Clague
FOSSTON - The More to Life Women's Conference is set for here Sunday at Bethel Assembly, 34647 410th St. SE. The $20 registration includes brunch and childcare for children 0-4 years old will be available. Jamie Clague will be the featured speaker, sharing her story of despair struggle...
March 27, 2012 - 8:40am
March 17, 2012
Fosston boys headed back to state after beating Goodridge-Grygla in 8A final
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- Seth Carlin scored a game-high 19 points to lead Fosston to a 59-47 win over Goodridge-Grygla in the championship game of the Section 8A tournament Friday night at Ralph Engelstad Arena. The Greyhounds came in as the No. 2 seed from the East Subsection, while...
March 17, 2012 - 12:00am
March 14, 2012
Jefferson to stop bus service to 3 cities
Jefferson Lines will discontinue bus service to Shevlin, Mentor and McIntosh next month. The company announced the change, effective April 1, in a news release issued Wednesday. Jefferson Lines said it would continue providing service and boarding locations in Bemidji, Bagley, Fosston...
March 14, 2012 - 11:00am
November 1, 2011
Horse killed in school bus crash near Fosston
FOSSTON, Minn. -- A school bus has struck and killed a horse near Fosston in northern Minnesota. The 69-year-old driver of the bus was not hurt. No students were on board at the time. The Grand Forks Herald says the crash was reported on a Polk County road Tuesday morning. The...
November 1, 2011 - 8:24pm
November 20, 2009
High school football: Adrian capitalizes on Fosston mistakes
MINNEAPOLIS -- Fosston's chances to stay undefeated and advance to the Minnesota state Class A football championship slipped through its fingers. Literally. A fumble and an interception-turned-touchdown-reception in the last minute of the first half did in Fosston, which lost 14-7...
November 20, 2009 - 4:05pm