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Grand Forks woman attended Palm Sunday Mass at Notre Dame Cathedral just before the fire
7-year-old brings loaded gun to school in St. Paul
Woman dies after stabbing at Minnesota playground
Police Blotter - April 4 - 11
Minnesota Secretary of State vows to appeal ruling to release voter data to state Supreme Court
Vikings to open 2019 season at home against Atlanta
All in a day’s work on the Rainy River
Dykhoff no-hits Pillager in season-opener
Wolverines rally for come-from-behind win
WDC girls sixth at Little Amik
Hunke Fuel Station permitted for industrial park spot
Sap to syrup: Volunteers tap in Minnesota park’s maple trees
ENT specialists to see patients at Lakewood
Food and brew: Eats-N-Ales opens April 13
Property Transfers: April 1 - April 5
Famous April Fools' Day pranks
Peltoniemi Brothers to perform March 16
Author to discuss "The Story of the Girl in Building C" at BookEnds March 9
Scandinavian musicians share craft of violin building
Let your voice be heard with the Northern Lights Chorale
St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Ask a Trooper: An almost luxurious squad car
Other Opinion: Citizens' petition for Pineland Sands area needs attention
Veteran Services: Is your disability applicable?
Ask a Trooper: What to do at a pedestrian crossing
Ask a Trooper: Am I licensed to drive?
All in a day’s work on the Rainy River
DNR invites conversation about deer at area open houses
Walleye harvest will be allowed in May on Mille Lacs Lake
Federal plan to remove wolf protections to open for public comment
Deadline looms: Anglers need to take action ahead of fish-house removal dates
Henry Ruben Felix
Sophia May Clark
Michael James Chandler
Oliver Richard Moats
Huxley Darin Rach
February 23, 2019
Veteran Services: A VA loan could be right for you
Those at all interested in real estate continue to watch the slow creep of loan interest rates. For now, the rates are staying competitive, but loan experts expect interest rates to increase in upcoming months. Assuming a VA loan might become an attractive option in the near future...
February 23, 2019 - 5:15pm
February 17, 2019
Commentary: Life's better with pets
The benefits of owning a dog or cat appear to be positive from a scientific look at the lifestyle. From a non-scientific aspect, which is where...
February 17, 2019 - 10:20am
February 16, 2019
Veteran Services: 100 percent disabled vets now authorized military space "A" travel
When President Trump signed into law the new National Defense Authorization Act, disabled veterans were granted a huge travel perk that has virtually gone unnoticed. Not only will the new perk save veterans thousands of dollars, but it will increase morale, esprit de corps, and open...
February 16, 2019 - 4:05pm
Ask a Trooper: What do you think about raising speed limits?
Question: What is the State Patrol's perspective on raising the speed limit on certain two lane roads from 55 MPH to 60 MPH? As a law enforcement...
February 16, 2019 - 5:56am
February 9, 2019
Veteran Services: Free urns for veterans
When one of our family members, who was a veteran passed away, our family checked into cremation and looked at urns to purchase. After looking at the different options, it was decided that we could make a quality wooden urn that would honor our loved one. After finishing the wooden...
February 9, 2019 - 10:07am
February 8, 2019
Ask a Trooper: If I'm stopped at an intersection, do I still pull over?
Question: If you are stopped at an intersection at a red light and there is an emergency vehicle behind you should you go through the red light to let the vehicle pass? Answer: Every situation varies when emergency vehicles are responding to an incident and how much room there is...
February 8, 2019 - 8:03am
Your Letters: You helped children in poverty
I am writing to thank Wadena residents for sharing the true meaning of Christmas with children in need this past holiday season. Because of the generosity of donors in Wadena and across the United States, Operation Christmas Child, a project of Samaritan's Purse, collected more than...
February 8, 2019 - 5:15am
February 2, 2019
Veteran Services: Are you eligible for non-service-connected pension?
The VA provides a non-service-connected pension for wartime veterans with low incomes and who are over 65 years old, or to wartime veterans who are totally and permanently disabled for reasons not related to their military service. The pension is intended to provide a guaranteed minimum...
February 2, 2019 - 11:26am
February 1, 2019
Ask a Trooper: Is my custom ride legal?
Question: I customized the front of my truck. Is it legal in Minnesota? Answer: There are two violations with your customized front end. 1. License...
February 1, 2019 - 5:00pm
January 26, 2019
Veteran Services: Knowing and understanding PTSD
Something terrifying happens to you. Your heart races. Your palms sweat. You can't sleep. You don't want to eat. You can't get the events of that day out of your mind. Any and all of these are completely normal responses to trauma and would be expected of any one of us. We all experience...
January 26, 2019 - 5:15am
January 19, 2019
Veteran Services: Showing appreciation to Minnesotans in the military
Minnesotans Military Appreciation Fund (MMAF) is a statewide fundraising initiative by the citizens of Minnesota for our Minnesota military personnel and their families. Founded in August 2005 by a non-partisan group of area business and community leaders, MMAF calls on citizens to...
January 19, 2019 - 7:23am
January 18, 2019
Ask a Trooper: Who can pull me out of the ditch?
Question: During the last snow storm I went in the ditch and got stuck. I wanted my friend to come with a tow rope and pull me out. The officer...
January 18, 2019 - 1:30pm
January 17, 2019
Ask a Trooper: Who cleans up after a crash?
Question: Who is responsible for making sure the roadway is cleaned up and free from spilled liquids, glass and other car parts from a crash? Answer: In my experience I noticed that all responding agencies and tow companies work as a team to treat the injured, direct traffic, investigate...
January 17, 2019 - 5:34pm
January 12, 2019
Veteran Services: Changes for special survivor indemnity allowance
The Special Survivor Indemnity Allowance (SSIA) for surviving spouses is now a permanent benefit. It is a benefit for surviving spouses who receive a Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP) annuity that is offset by a dependency and indemnity compensation (DIC) payment from the VA. The benefit...
January 12, 2019 - 6:15am
January 11, 2019
Ask a Trooper: When must vehicle lights be illuminated?
Question: I have noticed cars that can't be seen in the day when they fail to turn on their lights when it is snowing, raining or foggy. Can you please explain how dangerous it can be and what the law is that covers this? Answer: During the recent snow event, I noticed some vehicles...
January 11, 2019 - 8:48am