Skip to main content
West Fargo Pioneer
Nominations open for Fargo Public Schools staff recognition
New ND Secretary of State candidate pledges to improve technology in office
Filling a gap: Coalition makes another pitch for dental therapists in ND
ND's first blue alert exposes flaws in state's public alert system
McFeely: Long before Carson Wentz, Pete Retzlaff went from N.D. farm kid to Philly legend
North Dakota counties to be treated equally in extension funding
Public hearing shows mixed feelings towards proposed refinery on fringes of Theodore Roosevelt National Park
Duluth could seek $1M forgivable loan for paper mill upgrade
California company buys Macy's space in Grand Forks, finds potential tenant
Holmquist Joins Western State Bank
Place a Business Announcement
Commentary: North Dakota does not need primary enforcement for seat belt use
Commentary: An open letter to Public Service Commissioner Julie Fedorchak
Commentary: In court arguments, State of North Dakota argues that Heitkamp’s 2012 election victory couldn’t be verified
Commentary: In the breastfeeding debate, where are the property rights?
Schools of Thought- A great year for football in our area
Nursery News (12-27-17)
Alzheimer's Association to host dementia presentation in Fargo
Library to host silent reading party at Fargo bar Sunday
Salvation Army falls short of donation goal in red kettle campaign
AAUW to hold January brunch Saturday
Hellerud to give presentation at Fargo library
Despite injury, Carson Wentz is 'all football all the time'
Former MSUM receiver gets chance to impress on national stage
College men's hockey: Hawks' Olson set for hometown finale
Kolpack: If NDSU football had a Ring of Honor
McFeely: In southeast North Dakota's Bison country, SDSU's Goedert has many fans
3 festive holiday drinks straight from a Fargo mixologist
Newlyweds find cozy comfort in smallest house in Grand Forks
New lease on life: Implant restores control for patients suffering from incontinence
FLIGHT LINES with AUDIO: Nomadic bird making a local showing
Dickinson hospital offers group approach to prenatal care
home & garden
red river valley fair
Crappies hit early and often for group on lake near Grand Rapids
Wis. 19-year-old is quickly gaining experience and having success in his trapping
Some thoughts on the trail must be put on hold
Flight Lines: The beguiling allure of trails (with video)
Minot hunter recalls 'awesome experience' filling her once-in-lifetime elk tag
Kelly B. Kringlie
Reuben G. Elshaug
Hazel L. Yokom
Margaret M. Anton
December 16, 2017
Two ATVs fall through ice in Becker County
BECKER COUNTY, Minn. — The Becker County Sheriff's Office responded to two calls of ATVs going through the ice Saturday, Dec. 16. The...
December 16, 2017 - 11:16pm
November 25, 2017
One passenger injured after driver hit a ditch
BECKER COUNTY - One person is hurt after a driver crashed into a ditch Friday night. Police responded to reports of a crash after 10:30 p.m....
November 25, 2017 - 6:09pm
November 23, 2017
3 arrested after police pursuit in Becker County
EAGLE VIEW TOWNSHIP, Minn.—Three people were arrested here Thursday, Nov. 23, after a short vehicle pursuit. The Becker County Sheriff's...
November 23, 2017 - 10:15pm
October 28, 2017
Minnesota officers involved in September shooting of West Fargo man will not face criminal charges
BECKER COUNTY, Minn. — Two Becker County officers involved in a non-fatal September shooting after a high-speed chase will not face criminal...
October 28, 2017 - 9:34am
October 26, 2017
Shot 8 times by officers, West Fargo man still in hospital, hit with criminal charges
FARGO — A West Fargo man shot by two Becker County lawmen in September remains hospitalized but now faces criminal charges, and his mother...
October 26, 2017 - 7:43pm
September 29, 2017
Authorities name West Fargo man shot by police in Becker County
AUDUBON, Minn. — Two Becker County sheriff’s officers opened fire on a West Fargo man, wounding him after he brandished a rifle at the end...
September 29, 2017 - 5:46pm
August 19, 2017
A special ceremony for Vietnam veterans: Area man built his own museum, war memorial
PONSFORD, Minn. — Fifty years ago, Howard Maninga of rural Ponsford went to fight in Vietnam as a young Marine. He came back, but he brought...
August 19, 2017 - 3:08pm
Bicyclist suffers life-threatening injuries after Becker County hit-and-run
BECKER COUNTY, Minn. – A Detroit Lakes man suffered life-threatening injuries when the bicycle he was riding collided with a vehicle that left...
July 19, 2017 - 5:20pm
July 12, 2017
Detroit Lakes crash causes boat to fall off trailer on highway
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. —— A woman was taken to the hospital here Wednesday, July 12, after crashing into a truck hauling a boat that was knocked off the trailer while travelling on Highway 59. Around 3:15 p.m., the Minnesota State Patrol reported that Lavonne Molacek, 61,...
July 12, 2017 - 10:19pm
July 2, 2017
5 juveniles injured when UTV rolls in Becker County
SHELL LAKE TOWNSHIP, Minn. — Five juveniles were injured — two of them seriously enough to require being airlifted to a Twin Cities hospital — after a UTV crash near Bass Lake in Shell Lake Township on Sunday, July 2, the Becker County Sheriff's Office reported....
July 2, 2017 - 7:45pm
June 26, 2017
DNR officers will be on the lookout for BWIs during Fourth
NORTH DAKOTA—Water Patrol units from Otter Tail and Becker counties will be out in force in the lead-up to the Fourth of July holiday. The DNR and county deputies will be enforcing boating-while-drinking rules. The blood-alcohol limit for boating is 0.08, and penalties increase...
June 26, 2017 - 8:56pm
May 25, 2017
One dies, one injured in head-on crash in Becker County
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—One person died in a head-on collision on Highway 34 near Becker County 29 on Wednesday afternoon, May 24. According...
May 25, 2017 - 8:37am
May 10, 2017
Man dies after being trapped between malfunctioning tractor, tree
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A 77-year-old man died Wednesday, May 10, after the malfunctioning tractor he was driving crashed into a tree, trapping...
May 10, 2017 - 8:57pm
March 28, 2017
Two men, 77 and 82, go through ice while fishing on western Minnesota lake
BECKER COUNTY, Minn. -- Two men riding an ATV fell through a frozen lake in this western Minnesota county Tuesday evening. The Becker County...
March 28, 2017 - 10:15pm
March 21, 2017
After rocky start, finances stabilize for Minn. waste processor
PERHAM, Minn.—After a rough start, the Perham Resource Recovery Facility, once known as the Perham incinerator, is getting onto solid financial...
March 21, 2017 - 5:14pm