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Brain-friendly food: Fargo native's book tackles Alzheimer’s

Brain-friendly food: Fargo native's book tackles Alzheimer’s

WASHINGTON - When Dr. Neal Barnard’s father started to develop dementia, everything that was important to him was taken away piece by piece. “Nothing else matters if you can’t remember names or things you did together,” said Barnard, a Fargo native and nutrition advocate who often creates controversy with his suggestion of an all-vegan diet.

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Minnesota health insurance marketplace moves ahead

Minnesota health insurance marketplace moves ahead

Minnesotans either will get a better deal on health insurance or they will face problems if the Legislature and governor agree on a new way for 1.3 million Minnesotans to buy health insurance.

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Church bookkeeper charged with stealing more than $600,000

Church bookkeeper charged with stealing more than $600,000

A former bookkeeper for a Lutheran synod based in Moorhead is facing felony forgery and theft charges after police say he swindled more than $600,000 from the church, spending more than half that on remodeling his house outside of Wolverton.

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Red plus blue equals purple bipartisanship

Red plus blue equals purple bipartisanship

Two Minnesota senators want to form a “purple” caucus to bring lawmakers from both parties together.

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MSUM rescinds acceptance to more than 200 applicants

After getting an acceptance letter for the 2013 fall semester, more than 200 applicants to Minnesota State University Moorhead recently were notified they actually didn’t get in and likely won’t be accepted to the university.

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Clearbrook, Minn., man sentenced for sexual assault

Clearbrook, Minn., man sentenced for sexual assault

A 61-year-old Clearbrook, Minn., man will report to Clearwater County jail next week to serve six months behind bars and 25 years probation after pleading guilty to sexual crimes with a girl, beginning when she was younger than seven.

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DLHS Choral Concert rescheduled for Thursday

The Detroit Lakes High School Choral Concert that was set to take place on Monday, March 4, has been rescheduled for this Thursday, March 7 at 7:30 p.m.

Minnesota barn fire kills 1,800 hogs

Minnesota barn fire kills 1,800 hogs

A barn fire in western Minnesota on Saturday morning killed about 1,800 hogs and caused nearly $700,000 in property damage, the Morris Fire Department reported.

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Eight women share their personal stories in Fargo native’s documentary on rape

Eight women share their personal stories in Fargo native’s documentary on rape

FARGO – Ten years ago, Dena Wyum was raped at a party as an 18-year-old freshman at North Dakota State University. “That was sort of my ‘welcome to college,’ ” the Mayville, N.D., woman says dryly.

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With new director hired, DL homeless shelter nears completion

With new director hired, DL homeless shelter nears completion

With a new director in place and construction on the housing pods starting to take shape, The Refuge Christian Outreach Center’s project to build a 28-bed shelter for homeless men in the Detroit Lakes area is nearing completion.

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Woody Allen's 'Play It Again, Sam' this week at the Holmes Theatre

Woody Allen's 'Play It Again, Sam' this week at the Holmes Theatre

Are you ready for some big laughs? This Thursday and Friday, March 7 and 8, Detroit Lakes’ own community theater group, Summit Productions, will present two lively performances of Woody Allen’s classic comedy, “Play It Again, Sam,” at the Historic Holmes Theatre.

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New cameras for sheriff’s squad cars

New cameras for sheriff’s squad cars

Next time you’re pulled over by a Becker County deputy, smile pretty for the new digital camera in the squad car. And we won’t even get into the lov

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