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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
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PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
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PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
A time for wine, a time for beer
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Thief River Falls
June 5, 2015
Charges upgraded to murder in Thief River Falls beating death
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. -- A Thief River Falls man now faces murder charges after an altercation outside of a Thief River Falls bar led to the death of another man in December. Prosecutors amended a complaint that was filed May 22 in Minnesota 9th District Court in Thief River...
June 5, 2015 - 11:40am
June 1, 2015
Digi-Key vice president takes CEO position; CEO moves to board
Longtime Digi-Key President and CEO Mark Larson will transition onto the Thief River Falls-based company's board, where he will serve as a company advisor, Digi-Key announced Monday. Digi-Key Executive Vice President of Operations Dave Doherty will take over Larson's position. When...
June 1, 2015 - 10:42am
May 18, 2015
TRF teen with spina bifida giving it his best shot, having a blast
THIEF RIVER FALLS—Broken glasses are a setback when shooting clay targets, but Avory Erickson didn't let that stop him Tuesday afternoon at...
May 18, 2015 - 3:23pm
April 10, 2015
SOFTBALL: Lumberjacks earn split against Detroit Lakes, Thief River Falls
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji girls softball team hosted Detroit Lakes and Thief River Falls on Friday for the team’s second and third games of the...
April 10, 2015 - 11:10pm
March 20, 2015
Bona to lead EGF, TRF campuses
EAST GRAND FORKS -- Dennis Bona has been named president of Northland Community and Technical College, which has campuses in East Grand Forks...
March 20, 2015 - 8:45pm
‘A perfect season’: Thief River Falls coach Whitney Restemayer, a former Bemidji Lumberjack, is first woman to coach state hockey champion in Minnesota
THIEF RIVER FALLS — Early on in the Thief River Falls girls hockey season, Whitney Restemayer had a grandfather of one of her players come...
March 20, 2015 - 9:24am
February 21, 2015
GIRLS HOCKEY: BSU commit Bergland scores game-winner as Thief River Falls wins Class A state title
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota is Prowler Nation. It its first-ever trip to the state tournament, the Thief River Falls girls hockey team denied defending champion Blake its bid for a three-peat, grinding out a 3-1 win Saturday afternoon in the Class A girls hockey championship at Xcel...
February 21, 2015 - 9:05pm
January 6, 2015
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Thief River Falls tops Bemidji 74-54
THIEF RIVER FALLS — Bemidji High School girls basketball fared better against Thief River Falls the second time around, but it wasn’t enough Tuesday as the Prowlers won 74-54. Rumer Flatness led the Lumberjacks in the rematch of the season-opening game with 12 points while Maura...
January 6, 2015 - 11:17pm
December 12, 2014
Woman seriously hurt in crash near Thief River Falls
Three people were injured, one seriously, in a two-vehicle collision on U.S. 59 near Thief River Falls Thursday. Betty Ranum, 83, Viking, Minn., was suffered serious injuries in the collision, which occurred shortly after 6 p.m. Thursday in Pennington County, according to the Minnesota...
December 12, 2014 - 9:52am
December 4, 2014
WRESTLING: Bemidji falls to Perham, tops Thief River Falls in season-opening triangular
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji High School wrestling team beat Thief River Falls 44-27 but fell to Perham High School 54-15 in their season opening...
December 4, 2014 - 11:16pm
November 17, 2014
Arctic Cat names Metz as new CEO
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. -- Arctic Cat, a recreational vehicle maker with production plants in Thief River Falls and St. Cloud, named Christopher Metz its president and CEO Friday.
November 17, 2014 - 8:13pm
November 6, 2014
Staff cuts made at Northland college
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. -- Northland Community and Technical College has issued layoff notices to a handful of employees to compensate for a budget deficit in the coming fiscal year. Three full-time employees and five temporary or part time employees have been laid off, effective...
November 6, 2014 - 10:01am
September 19, 2014
Viking woman dies in head-on crash near Thief River Falls
A Viking, Minn., woman was killed Thursday night in a head-on vehicle crash north of Thief River Falls. The Minnesota State Patrol has identified the woman as Barbara Olsen, 61. According to the report, a 2001 Pontiac Grand Am operated by Adam Davis, 38, Halma, Minn., was traveling...
September 19, 2014 - 8:29am
August 29, 2014
North Dakota hockey goalie changes name to honor mother, grandmother
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Zane Gothberg will now be known as Zane McIntyre. The University of North Dakota starting goaltender legally changed his last name this week to honor his mother and his late grandmother. “My grandmother and my mother have been very influential in my...
August 29, 2014 - 9:52am
July 19, 2014
Thief River Falls man sought sexual relations with deputy posing as 15-year-old
HALLOCK, Minn. -- A Thief River Falls man pleaded guilty this week in Kittson County District Court to three counts of soliciting a minor online after he made sexual advances toward an undercover sheriff’s deputy. Marty Dale Johnson, 52, responded to an advertisement posted...
July 19, 2014 - 11:43am