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Trade carbs for cauliflower: 3 recipes for traditional holiday sides
Amtrak train derails in Washington state, rail cars fall onto interstate; multiple deaths reported
'I'm really scared': Family of missing 29-year-old Minn. man says he was last seen leaving Denver bar
Officials identify Bemidji woman who died after ATV goes through ice on Grace Lake
'It's rotating!': After U.S. government admits to funding UFO program, a newly released video shows they were onto something
With Aaron Rodgers, Packers again face the tough decision about whether he should play against Vikings
'Let's make it happen': Colin Kaepernick says he wants in on purchasing Carolina Panthers with Diddy
Panthers owner plans to sell team amid investigation into workplace misconduct
Wild have no answer for Kane in loss to rival Blackhawks
Zimmer's 'D' destroys former team
Carol Joyce Wettschreck
Cristel B. Peterson
Scott Trevor Petersen
William (Bill) Robert Lamb
Thomas M. Gates
Analysis: Could Al Franken un-resign? Sure.
Retail curtails my workout at the mall
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
GENERATIONS: Tony Nicholson: An old-fashioned boy's Christmas
PHOTOS OF THE MONTH: Inside and out
Around the Arts, December 17
These men thought they adopted a mini piglet until she became Esther the Wonder Pig, darling of the internet
BSO celebrates the season
The Force is strong with 'The Last Jedi,' critics say
Outdoors notebook: New MN regulations, ND dates set
Snowy owls head south
Resort workers keep Lake of the Woods winter fishing industry running smoothly
Tullibees continue to decline in Green Lake
Trout Unlimited to hold fly-tying class Dec. 14
Delbert & Linda Olson
Tom & Linda Peterson
Analysis: Could Al Franken un-resign? Sure.
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It’s time for common sense in our country
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: When the lake is frozen over
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: City seeking members for Sanford Center board, subcommittees
Commentary: It is risky to sell your soul to the devil
November 29, 2017
WATCH: Warm temperatures turn West Battle Lake from skating rink to 'chandelier ice'
BATTLE LAKE, Minn. - The region's recent string of warmer temperatures has turned a Minnesota lake from pure glass into a loud, shattered mess....
November 29, 2017 - 5:52pm
November 26, 2017
Brad Dokken: Noisy ice is always unsettling
We could see the ice was safe—at least 6 inches thick—judging by the depth of the tiny fissures that spidered across the crystal-clear...
November 26, 2017 - 6:13am
November 10, 2017
Central Minn. farm worker from Guatemala makes his case to stay in U.S.
ST. PAUL—Wearing tan pants and a dark-colored sweatshirt with shackles on his hands and feet, a teary-eyed Julio Estrada Escobar admitted...
November 10, 2017 - 8:41am
October 24, 2017
Central Minnesota farm worker remains in custody while immigration case is pending
EVANSVILLE, Minn. — Julio Estrada Escobar, a farm worker in Evansville who fled — illegally — from Guatemala to the United...
October 24, 2017 - 7:43pm
October 18, 2017
Central Minnesota farm worker faces possible deportation to Guatemala
EVANSVILLE, Minn. — Nancy Estrada was on the phone talking to her husband, Julio Estrada Escobar, when he told her, "I just got pulled...
October 18, 2017 - 6:53am
August 17, 2017
Easing fears about ICE a focus of Willmar Human Rights Commission
WILLMAR — When the Willmar Human Rights Commission restarted in February 2016, after years of inactivity, the new commission members struggled with what their mission was going to be. Since this past January, they seem to have found their footing and are now focusing on easing...
August 17, 2017 - 6:34pm
August 1, 2017
A soccer star from Maryland won a college scholarship. But ICE plans to deport him.
Foster McCune will play Division I soccer at Georgetown University this fall. Matt and Ben Di Rosa, twins from Washington's Chevy Chase neighborhood,...
August 1, 2017 - 10:49am
June 24, 2017
Immigration attorneys describe surge in deportations under Trump
GRAND FORKS — For Grand Forks' single immigration law firm, business is growing and changing under President Donald Trump. New executive orders made by the president led to a 38 percent increase in the number of people detained by Immigrations and Customs Enforcement in the...
June 24, 2017 - 4:14pm
May 26, 2017
Immigration detainees in Grand Forks have already surpassed 2016 totals
GRAND FORKS—Numbers of undocumented people being detained and deported in the United States have risen sharply since President Donald Trump...
May 26, 2017 - 8:55pm
February 21, 2017
UPDATED: Officials warn of unsafe ice conditions
BEMIDJI -- Unseasonably warm temperatures and steady rainfall have prompted local and state officials to urge caution when venturing onto ice...
February 21, 2017 - 5:09pm
Unsafe ice forces cancellation of Kids Perch Jerk on Lake Winnibigoshish
BEMIDJI -- Because of deteriorating ice conditions and the forecast for warm weather the next few weeks, organizers have decided to cancel the...
February 21, 2017 - 12:43pm
January 6, 2017
Bemidji ice boat owner rarely can sail but holds out hope for a 'magic year'
BEMIDJI—There is just one ice boat in Bemidji. At least, just one that I know of, and right now, it's on saw horses in Jon Blessing's snow...
January 6, 2017 - 7:50pm
Post office asks property owners to keep walkways, mailboxes clear
BEMIDJI—As snow and ice accumulates this winter, the U.S. Post Office in Bemidji is asking property owners and residents to make sure sidewalks...
January 6, 2017 - 3:03pm
December 19, 2016
Nice ice! Outdoor rinks open Wednesday
Chase Schmitt floods the rink at Bemidji City Park on Monday afternoon in Bemidji. The outdoor rinks, at City Park and in Nymore, will officially...
December 19, 2016 - 4:33pm
December 18, 2016
Advice for thin ice: Safety officials offer tips to avoid taking a plunge
BEMIDJI—During an average winter in Beltrami County, the sheriff's office performs at least one rescue after someone falls through the...
December 18, 2016 - 9:04am