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  • School Board Meeting

    The Thief River Falls Board of Education meets in regular session tonight. Among items on the agenda the Board will be asked to approve the original 2017-2018 Budget as presented with revenues of almost $27 …

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    26 Jun 17
  • The Carnegie

    Think of it as a “fresh start” – a self-titled, “New Beginning.” The brain-child of the Thief River Falls Downtown Development Association, with funding from the Northwest Minnesota Foundation, the Northwest Regional Partnership and the …

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    19 Jun 17
  • train accident

    A Thief River Falls man was injured last night when the pickup he was driving collided with a train in Smilie Township. According to the Pennington County Sheriff’s Department, Mclain Stennes, 20, suffered an arm …

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    15 Jun 17
  • Vikingsholm Trail

    The ruling this morning from the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department is accidental death, in a tragedy that took the life of a Northwest Minnesota Teenager while hiking on the shore of Lake Tahoe in …

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    02 Jun 17
  • Memorial Day Flag

    Flags across the Nation, State and Listening area are flying at half staff this morning, in honor of the Nation’s Military on this Memorial Day, 2017. Locally, multiple ceremonies are planned; including the community of …

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    29 May 17
  • Traffic Accident Logo Stop Cones

    The Minnesota State Patrol has released the name of the man killed in a three vehicle accident yesterday in Northwestern Minnesota. Timothy Alan Lee, 32, of Grand Forks, died after the car he was driving …

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    25 May 17
  • Diana Josephson

    She was a clever problem solver and a hard headed businesswoman, who managed staff with an iron fist and a heart of gold. At a time when few women found their way into the business …

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    24 May 17
  • Minnesota State Capitol Chambers

    From regular session to special session, lawmakers remain on the job this morning at the State Capitol in St. Paul after Governor Mark Dayton and Republicans announced a budget deal 45 minutes before last night’s …

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    23 May 17