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Jury for hammer beating case acquits on rape, attempted murder charges, finds defendant guilty of aggravated assault
Federal prosecutors recommend 'substantial' prison term for former Trump lawyer
Judge sentences fifth federal DAPL defendant
Former University of Minnesota ticket sales supervisor pleads guilty to wire fraud
Elder abuse reform returning to Minnesota Legislature as advocacy groups search for consensus
Status unknown for Wild’s Koivu; NHL suspends two Flames players
Vikings’ DeFilippo says Cook ‘absolutely’ needs more carries
Gophers volleyball upset by Oregon, dashing hope of hometown Final Four spot
Zimmer optimistic Kendricks, Waynes will play at Seattle
Mountain lion found dead near Nimrod in north-central Minnesota
April 30, 2018
Fire in far northern Minnesota burns about 5,800 acres; 30 counties in burn ban
GREENBUSH, Minn. -- Firefighters are working to control a large grass fire that started Sunday night about 15 miles northwest of Greenbush in...
April 30, 2018 - 9:45pm
Fire northwest of Greenbush in Roseau County burns about 5,800 acres
Firefighters continue to battle a large grass fire burning east of Lancaster, Minn., in Kittson County. According to a Facebook post from the...
April 30, 2018 - 7:58pm
April 16, 2018
Wolf-related cattle losses a major concern for northwest Minnesota ranchers
RURAL LAKE BRONSON, Minn.—To Randy Coffield, raising cattle is not just a business. It's his life. "I came in as a greenhorn, and I've...
April 16, 2018 - 7:55am
March 30, 2018
Northwest Minnesota sees slow but steady population loss, data shows
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — Like much of the rest of the state, counties in northwest Minnesota saw little to no change in its populations...
March 30, 2018 - 11:43am
March 25, 2018
Elk survey a mixed bag for northwest Minnesota herds
BEMIDJI, Minn. — Elk populations near Lancaster, Minn., in Kittson County continue to thrive, while a herd near Grygla, Minn., again shows...
March 25, 2018 - 4:33pm
September 16, 2017
Hubbard County requests meeting with state auditor to resolve audit dispute
PARK RAPIDS, Minn.—Eight counties, including Hubbard, are submitting a joint letter to Minnesota State Auditor Rebecca Otto encouraging...
September 16, 2017 - 4:22am
September 2, 2017
Judicial branch initiative increases staffing levels in small counties
BEMIDJI—Staff in Minnesota's Ninth Judicial District will soon handle jury selection for the entire state, thanks to a new judicial branch initiative. The statewide project began as an attempt to address personnel levels in some of the state's smallest counties, where there...
September 2, 2017 - 2:35pm
May 31, 2017
A woman was found dead in NW Minn. It's believed she was fleeing to Canada.
NOYES, Minn. - For the second time in less than a week, a body has been found in normally quiet Kittson County, Minnesota. Authorities found...
May 31, 2017 - 6:26am
April 13, 2017
Former Minn. principal charged with child porn had many roles close to children
ST. VINCENT, Minn. — A former private school principal charged with possessing nearly 3,000 items of child pornography in northern Minnesota...
April 13, 2017 - 7:21pm
Minnesota water tower freezes, disrupts services for small town
KENNEDY, Minn.—Residents of Kennedy in Kittson County experienced a brief water outage around midnight Friday due to a freeze-up in their water...
January 13, 2017 - 12:03pm
October 7, 2013
Kittson County woman missing
There has been no sign of a missing Kittson County woman who disappeared last Wednesday. Dawn Carlson of Lake Bronson, Minn., was last seen driving a black 2001 Sable with Minnesota license plate number 743-ECY. According to Deputy Mark Wilwant of the Kittson County Sheriff's Department,...
October 7, 2013 - 7:11pm
May 29, 2013
Absence of funding leads Kittson County to unpave roads
Officials in Kittson County are turning paved roads into gravel roads because of a shortage of funds. Officials in the Northwestern Minnesota...
May 29, 2013 - 7:19pm
September 24, 2012
Kittson County officials express concern over voter ID Amendment
Two Kittson County officials expressed concern Monday in Hallock, Minn., over the Photo ID Amendment that would require voters to show government-issued photo IDs before casting ballots. Kittson County Auditor Marilyn Gustafson and County Board Chairman Joe Bouvette said the wording...
September 24, 2012 - 8:07pm
U.S. 75 detour in Kittson County starts Monday
The detour on U.S. Highway 75 between Kennedy, Minn., and Hallock, Minn., starts Monday as crews replace a culvert, the state Department of Transportation said Thursday. The detour in Kittson County will total 21 miles. The project is expected to be done mid-September.
August 24, 2012 - 6:30am
June 15, 2012
Buzz on Biz: Asphalt scam hits N.D., Minn.
The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota warns consumers that asphalt scam artists are trying to rustle up jobs. Operators often go door-to-door claiming they have extra asphalt and are willing to do work at a discounted rate. The quality of work may be sub-par and...
June 15, 2012 - 9:07pm