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School District 833 seeks flexibility, freedom at Legislature
Apparent wage ‘discrepancies’ discovered in Newport
Cottage Grove police reports for Jan. 29: Domestic, theft, lewd activity
Cottage Grove police brief: Laser light bothers State Patrol helicopter
Dayton budget plan covers a wide range of issues
crime and courts
Park Diving: Germscheid claims Park's six dive record
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
SB XLIX: Belichick impressed with Seahawks' model
Girls Basketball: Park beats East Ridge by five, again
St. Paul Park celebrates annual sledding day
The healing powers of art: Cancer survivors' work part of Woodwinds sculpture
Two local art events planned in Cottage Grove
Reeling in the 'Minnesota experience' during Cottage Grove's ice fishing outing
Birds of a feather: Carpenter Nature Center volunteers track avian population
arts and entertainment
Lori L. Battcher, 53
Mark F. Mulvihill, 66
Doris M. Pinault, 85
Jeanette Lampe, 79
Lucille Mann, 92
Viewpoint: McNaughton rules outline insanity defense
Letter to the editor: Respect property when snowmobiling
Letter to the editor: Wake up and face realities in District 833
Letter to the editor: Integrity of school district must be restored
Viewpoint: Don't let sun set on Oakwood possibilities
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April 9, 2009
Search for Eveleth native remains resolute
ST. PAUL -- On Dan Zamlen's 19th birthday, the search for the Eveleth native entered its fourth day Wednesday with police and family defiantly refusing to let hope wane. Zamlen, a Type I diabetic, was last heard from about 2:45 a.m. Sunday when he was having a cell phone conversation...
April 9, 2009 - 7:11am
January 16, 2009
Missing Redby woman in need of medical attention
A 29-year-old Redby woman has been missing since Saturday, her mother said Wednesday. Charlotte Clark said her daughter, Barbara Crystal (King) Ortiz, walked away from her home, half a mile west of Redby in the McBride area, to hitchhike to Bemidji Saturday on County Road 15. She...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
December 18, 2008
Missing Minnesota teen and Wisconsin man may now be in Texas
Police now believe a missing Minnesota 17-year-old last seen in Red Wing and the Wisconsin man she's believed to be traveling with may be in...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
December 16, 2008
Authorities searching for missing North Branch, Minn., teenage girl
Authorities are trying to locate a 17-year-old girl who has not been seen since she left work at Econofoods in downtown Red Wing Monday night. The Minnesota Crime Alert Network issued an alert after being notified by family members in Isanti County that Christin Bernice Swenson never...
December 16, 2008 - 12:00am
October 13, 2008
Missing hikers say they never felt lost
Even as they trudged through thick forests; even as they portioned out single chocolate chips and spoonfuls of cold mashed potatoes for breakfast; and even as they worried about getting word to their family and friends, Duluth hikers Maria Jacenko and Grace Knezevich never lost faith...
October 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
Letter: Cemetery items gone
This letter is to inform anyone that has relatives or friends buried at St. Thomas Aquinas cemetery. The cemetery has been cleaned out. By that we mean all shepherd's hooks, eternal candles, statues and wreaths are gone. The only things left at each gravesite are flower pot stands....
August 6, 2008 - 10:00am
July 3, 2008
Bemidji woman reported missing
The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office has issued an "attempt to locate" on a 27-year-old Bemidji woman who has not been seen for at least six days. According to the Sheriff's Office report, it was reported Monday that Lisbeth Rogers had not been seen in six days. She was last seen...
July 3, 2008 - 12:00am
July 1, 2008
Searchers find body of missing man in Iron Range's Maple Lake
Searchers found the body of Kenneth Paul LeCocq, 54, Monday afternoon. The rural Hill City resident's body was recovered in the north end of Maple Lake in nine feet of water, according to a news release from the Itasca County Sheriff's Office. An autopsy is scheduled for today (Tuesday). The...
July 1, 2008 - 12:00am