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March 9, 2017
BOYS BASKETBALL: Fosston gets past Northome/Kelliher
BEMIDJI -- In the late 8A East quarterfinal game at BSU, Fosston used big games from Jesse Sather and Karsten Broadley to get out to a big lead and eventually advance with a 71-51 win over Northome/Kelliher. Sather, a senior, drained five three-pointers in the game to score a game-high...
March 9, 2017 - 10:44pm
March 8, 2017
IDEA Competition names finalists
BEMIDJI—The IDEA Competition has released its list of finalists for the 2017 edition of the annual award. The finalists are: Bare Cloth: Keila McCracken, Turtle River Bolton Bees: Chiara and Travis Bolton, Hubbard County DeanUltraThinRetainer: Todd Sandwick, Fosston Raptor Rack:...
March 8, 2017 - 8:00pm
January 31, 2017
Fosston man injured in Cass County crash
CASS COUNTY--A Fosston man suffered life-threatening injuries after the vehicle he was driving drifted into the path of another car Monday morning....
January 31, 2017 - 12:01pm
Snow, ‘bitter cold’ on its way early next week
BEMIDJI -- It might be a holiday weekend, but hazardous wintry weather isn’t taking a New Year’s break. The National Weather Service issued...
December 31, 2016 - 6:25pm
October 7, 2016
Minnesota House candidate faces small penalty for leaving disclaimers off yard signs, banners
FOSSTON, Minn. — A campaign finance complaint filed against state House candidate Mike Moore has resulted in a $350 penalty against the Democrat for not properly marking some of his campaign materials. The complaint, filed by former challenger Erwin Rud of Fosston, accused Moore...
October 7, 2016 - 7:33pm
October 1, 2016
Coauette joins Essentia Health in Fosston, Bagley
FOSSTON—Physician assistant Grant Coauette has joined the Family Medicine Department at the Essentia Health-Fosston Clinic in Fosston, Minn. He will also care for patients at the Essentia Health-Bagley Clinic in Bagley. Coauette earned a master's degree in physician assistant...
October 1, 2016 - 7:45am
September 16, 2016
AREA FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: W-H-A blanks Bagley, Fosston tops Red Lake County
WALKER -- After a scoreless first half, Walker-Hackensack-Akeley scored 16 points in the second to blank Bagley 16-0. The Wolves (3-0) broke the scoreless tie with Phil Kangas’ three-yard run with 1 minute, 59 seconds to go in the third quarter. W-H-A then went up 10-0 on Edgar...
September 16, 2016 - 10:56pm
September 2, 2016
AREA FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Polk County West blitzes Blackduck
BLACKDUCK — The Blackduck football team opened their season at home against the Polk County West Thunder on Friday night, falling to the visitors 32-6. Polk County West scored their first touchdown with 3:10 in the first quarter to lead the Drakes 7-0 and followed it up quickly...
September 2, 2016 - 11:07pm
August 20, 2016
As small towns lose grocers, Palubicki’s seeks to build new store in Fosston
FOSSTON, Minn. -- As Leah Palubicki strode through the grocery store that bears her family’s name, she noted one of the aging building’s...
August 20, 2016 - 8:40am
July 6, 2016
Fosston man may lose party board seat because he’s challenging endorsed candidate
CROOKSTON, Minn. — A Democratic Party official in northwest Minnesota may lose his political position over his decision to challenge the party’s endorsed candidate for a state House seat. Erwin “Erv” Rud, of Fosston, Minn., was notified recently that the Polk County Democratic-Farmer-Labor...
July 6, 2016 - 4:31pm
June 3, 2016
Rain-soaked Drakes' playoff run continues, defeating Fosston, Win-E-Mac
BEMIDJI -- For the third time in the past five years -- but the first since 2013 -- the Blackduck High School baseball team earned the right...
June 3, 2016 - 10:41am
June 1, 2016
Soggy Day on the Diamond
Fosston students (from left) Jordyn Manecke, Haley Swanson and Kaili Schmidt cheer on their high school baseball team in the rain on Wednesday...
June 1, 2016 - 4:17pm
PREP BASEBALL: Kelliher/Northome one-hit by Fosston
BEMIDJI — In the end, the extra trip to Bemidji and back was worth it for the Fosston baseball team. The top-seeded Greyhounds had been scheduled...
June 1, 2016 - 12:01am
May 4, 2016
$18.65M school bond for Fosston fails
FOSSTON, Minn.--Two schools bond referendums that would have covered up to $18.65 million in repairs, renovations and additions to Fosston Public School have failed by almost three-fourths of the vote. The first question saw 1,155 residents voting against the project and 391 voting...
May 4, 2016 - 9:33am
March 22, 2016
Bonfire explosion severely burns 2 Fosston teens; both brought to Minneapolis burn center
FOSSTON, Minn. -- Two separate GoFundMe pages have been created to help two Fosston teenagers injured Saturday in a bonfire accident. Last Friday,...
March 22, 2016 - 2:19pm