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Enrollment tops projections in ISD 192
Zelich charged with murder
Slavik, Henry advance in county race
Farmington pool plans will wait for now
Voters will narrow county commissioner field in primary
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Challenges await Tiger football in new conference
Girls soccer: Ten return for Tigers
Farmington football: Husnik wins Ironman
Farmington girls cross country: Revels wants pack behind Peterson
Volleyball: SSC will provide new challenges for Tigers
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International symbol of peace visits Farmington
Three decades in, Farmington's Last Hope is going strong
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New pastor followed a winding road to Trinity Lutheran
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Armand Kelzenberg, 79
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Thomas & Camey Greengard vs. Washington Mutual Bank, FA
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Suvid vs. Mortgage Elecrtonic Registration Sys. Inc.
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September 3, 2009
South suburban schools formally announce creation of new conference
As expected, the District 196 schools -- Rosemount, Apple Valley, Eagan and Eastview -- announced they were withdrawing from the Lake Conference. Along with several current Lake schools, and Prior Lake, the group will create the new 10-member South Suburban Conference beginning next...
education / sports / news
September 3, 2009 - 10:58am
April 23, 2009
Adrift for hours on Lake Superior ice floe, bear finally floats to safety
A black bear took quite a ride all day Easter Sunday on an ice floe in Lake Superior near Bayfield. The bear was first seen by ferry staff...
April 23, 2009 - 8:08am
January 5, 2009
New angles on Northland ice-fishing traditions
Ice and anglers; friends and family; new experiences and passing on traditions -- combinations that go well together. On a recent day, Brian Teskey of Duluth brought his 6-year-old son, Anthony, to Fish Lake. "This is his first time ice fishing," Brian said between drilling holes...
January 5, 2009 - 12:00am
December 18, 2008
Swimmers start strong at Prior Lake
For a boys swimming and diving coach, watching swimmers compete in an actual meet can often tell the coach much more than time trials or practice runs might offer. For a new coach, it is even more critical to see how his team performs in pressure situations. So, with the Farmington...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
Ham Lake fire indictment does little to appease victims
Even if the Gunflint Trail community knows who started the Ham Lake wildfire on that windy morning in May 2007, it's not going to turn ashes...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
July 8, 2008
Indiana man drowns in Lost Lake
An Indiana man drowned Monday in Lost Lake northwest of Cass Lake in Ten Lake Township, according to a press release from the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office. Larry Wayne Clem, 57, of Columbia City, Ind., reportedly fell out of a fishing boat on Lost Lake and did not resurface,...
July 8, 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
June 23, 2008
View of Lake Pepin is worth a million bucks
LAKE CITY, Minn. -- It costs about $15 to pitch a tent at Hok-Si-La park. At that rate, Steve Prigge figures he's gotten his money's worth, considering the park's stunning campsite views of Lake Pepin. For 34 years, the Winona man and a group of relatives and friends have congregated...
June 23, 2008 - 12:00am
June 11, 2008
2008 Wal-Mart FLW Walleye Tour: Cass Lake hosts anglers
Anglers from 23 states are trying to hook some big prize money this week. The $2.49 million 2008 Wal-Mart FLW Walleye Tour is holding the third of four qualifying events this week on Cass Lake, with opening-day takeoff at 7 a.m. today at Stony Point Resort. The $461,500 local event...
June 11, 2008 - 12:00am