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Giese takes the helm at Oak Hills
Duluth church considers housing immigrants, would be region's first 'sanctuary'
Thinking caps on! Children learn about science during MPR ‘Brains On!’ event
Back together, in song: BSU Choir Reunion Concert brings the generations back to campus
St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Blackduck Fall Festival winners announced
FOOTBALL: Moorhead tops Bemidji 41-21 in second-half Homecoming shootout
FOOTBALL: Beavers look to get the run back in gear for Homecoming
VOLLEYBALL: Beavers swept by No. 1 SMSU
Twins protect wild card lead with another win over Tigers
Twins protect wild card lead with another win over Tigers
William James Sliney
Pearl Rose (Eldridge) Keenan
Warren Donald Dufseth
Melvin "Pat" Gilstad
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
EVAN HAZARD: Threescore and Ten: Tuna and "dirty rice?"
ART LEE COLUMN: The most significant event of our time
SUE BRUNS COLUMN: You don't have to go far to see something new
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
PATT RALL COLUMN: Timely notice can help with attendance
Around the Arts, September 17
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Making a correct call on the Becida Barred Owl
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Extended fall weather on the water
American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mathews has done a great job for our city
June 12, 2013
5-month-old girl dies after being left in minivan in Moorhead
MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — Police in Moorhead say a 5-month-old girl has died after being left in a minivan for hours. Authorities arrived at the scene about 8:20 p.m. Tuesday and learned the girl had been left in a car seat inside the vehicle for about four hours. The first responder...
June 12, 2013 - 8:29am
June 6, 2013
Man gets 120 days in Moorhead’s largest-ever pot bust
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- A Dilworth man has pleaded guilty in a drug bust police in Moorhead said was the biggest one-time haul of marijuana ever seized here. Lawrence Kent Brink, 33, pleaded guilty Monday in Clay County District Court to felony third-degree drug sales and possession...
June 6, 2013 - 8:55am
May 31, 2013
Moorhead City Council members pass plan in case they're all killed at same time
By Wendy Reuer Forum News Service MOORHEAD – The City Council here now has a plan in place just in case the elected officials should all meet their demise at the same time. The council passed a resolution Monday that calls on the Clay County Commission to appoint...
May 31, 2013 - 9:32am
May 23, 2013
Convicted child predator faces new charges in Moorhead
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- A former Dilworth man serving 12 years in prison on a previous child sex abuse conviction is facing new child sex abuse charges filed Wednesday in Clay County District Court.
May 23, 2013 - 7:45pm
May 22, 2013
Five arrested, high-grade pot seized in Moorhead drug bust
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- The Moorhead Police Department arrested five people and seized 10 pounds of high-grade marijuana and a luxury SUV in a drug bust late Monday.
May 22, 2013 - 10:41am
April 26, 2013
Man set to get Habitat home receives 16 years for sex abuse
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- A Clay County District Court judge has sentenced a Moorhead man to 16 years and nine months in prison after he was convicted on three counts of repeatedly sexually assaulting an 8-year-old girl. Judge Galen Vaa also found that Wilfred Carl Hudson, 49, is subject...
April 26, 2013 - 8:36am
March 29, 2013
UPDATED: Pilot from Duluth killed in plane crash
HAWLEY, Minn. -- Roz Randorf didn’t worry about her long-term boyfriend, Kevin Ferris, piloting small planes from their home in Duluth to Moorhead. But Friday afternoon, she got the call she least expected. Friends at Twin Ports Aviation in Superior, Wis., told her Ferris’ plane...
March 29, 2013 - 6:50pm
March 6, 2013
Police seek two suspects after person injured in Moorhead shooting
MOORHEAD - Police here are looking for two black males in a black or navy blue Dodge Intrepid after a report of a person injured in a shooting in the 1100 block of 17th Street South. Lt. Tory Jacobson said the victim was taken to a hospital by a friend with at least two gunshot wounds...
March 6, 2013 - 5:40pm
March 5, 2013
Church bookkeeper charged with stealing more than $600,000
MOORHEAD – A former bookkeeper for a Lutheran synod based in Moorhead is facing felony forgery and theft charges after police say he swindled more than $600,000 from the church, spending more than half that on remodeling his house outside of Wolverton. Robert Duane Larson, 61, the...
March 5, 2013 - 9:04am
OJ Simpson ex-girlfriend sentenced for ND robbery
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A former girlfriend of O.J. Simpson has been sentenced on a felony robbery charge in North Dakota. Christie Prody, of Moorhead, Minn., was given a suspended four-year prison term and two years of supervised probation after entering an Alford plea Monday. The plea...
March 5, 2013 - 9:01am
February 21, 2013
Fargo-Moorhead's flood chances jump to 79 percent after snowfall
FARGO – Recent snowfall has significantly increased the chances of major flooding on the Red River here, from 6 percent last month to 79 percent in the latest flood outlook released today by the National Weather Service. Major flood stage in Fargo is 30 feet. There’s a 50 percent...
February 21, 2013 - 10:29am
February 5, 2013
Minnesota's Moorhead fighting plan to protect Lake Winnipeg
MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota city is fighting a new state policy intended to protect water quality in Canada. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is seeking to cut phosphorus emissions from Moorhead's wastewater treatment plant. The plant discharges into the Red River,...
February 5, 2013 - 10:01am
December 18, 2012
MSUM fundraising group hits new record
MOORHEAD, Minn. – The Minnesota State University Moorhead Alumni Foundation raised more than $5 million the past fiscal year, a fundraising record for the nonprofit foundation that supports scholarships, academic programs and alumni events. More than 4,000 people and organizations...
December 18, 2012 - 8:28am
November 13, 2012
Baby shower ends with stabbing
MOORHEAD – A scuffle in a church parking early Sunday morning led to a knife attack, police say.
November 13, 2012 - 7:44am
October 19, 2012
A&E shooting footage on 1997 murder in Clay County
MOORHEAD, Minn. – A production company is in Moorhead to shoot footage for a show that will focus on a local murder case in which a husband and wife were convicted of killing their baby sitter. Clay County Sheriff Bill Bergquist said crews from the A&E cable TV channel will...
October 19, 2012 - 8:22am