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Home and Garden Show showcases roughly 300 exhibits
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WDAY Web Extra, 2018 ND State Hockey Tournament Championship recap
Bison men top Omaha; earn No. 5 seed for Summit League tournament
UND rallies to tie Miami, but only grabs one point in key series
Moorhead Spuds advance to 18th straight section championship game
Bismarck girls claim fourth straight championship
Northland utility crews take expertise to Puerto Rico
Thank teachers for mastering the art of making a lasting impact
Oneok announces new gas processing plant for Bakken core
West Fargo-based Spitfire Bar & Grill in negotiations to open second location in Detroit Lakes
Spud industry going on offensive, think 'performance vegetable'
California wildfires visible from outer space
New Miss America to be crowned Sunday night in Atlantic City
Former congresswoman to be inducted into SD Hall of Fame
Streams of the song 'Total Eclipse of the Heart' aligned with the path of the Solar Eclipse
Nostalgia and hot rods on display at car show
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970 WDAY On Demand: Heroes of the Heartland from Saturday, February 10th, 2018. Guest: Author Doug Stanton
970 WDAY On Demand: Kolpack & Izzo from Saturday, February 24th, 2018. Guests Include: Ron Ohren, Dean Wilson, Pierre-Paul Lamoureux, Nick DeLuca, and Bill Curl
970 WDAY on Demand - The Rob (re)Port (Featuring Guests Connor Swanson and Will Holley)
970 WDAY On Demand: The Mike McFeely Show - Parkland Shooting, Resource Officer, Arming Teachers, Gun Control, Tony Mariotti, Ice Fishing, Kelly Armstrong, US House Run, Russian Curler Doping
970 WDAY On Demand: The Jay Thomas Show - Joel Vettel, Fargo Park District Update, Derby for the Vets, Staining Fences, Early Fargodome Concerts, Super Jam
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February 9, 2018
Hit-and-run leads to death of Ponsford man; 1 held for charges
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Authorities have released two of three people taken into custody in connection with a hit-and-run crash that left a...
February 9, 2018 - 1:42pm
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
July 21, 2017
Ponsford man charged in Becker County hit-and-run crash
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Bail has been set at $100,000 for a Ponsford man jailed in connection with a hit-and-run crash that left a Detroit Lakes...
July 21, 2017 - 10:06pm
April 28, 2016
Convicted Ponsford rapist gets 15-plus years in prison
A Ponsford man found guilty of raping a 16 year old girl in the basement of his mother’s home while shoving a sock or cloth in her mouth has...
April 28, 2016 - 10:24am
February 12, 2016
Man killed in snowmobile accident northwest of Ponsford Wednesday night identified
UPDATE: The man has been identified as 56-year-old Carl Sunram of Ponsford. Ponsford, MN (WDAY TV) – The Becker County Sheriff’s Office...
February 12, 2016 - 11:34am
January 29, 2016
Ponsford man facing charges for assaulting his father
A Ponsford man made his initial court appearance in Becker County District Court after being arrested for assaulting his father. Jeffrey Cates Annette, 24, faces two felony domestic assault charges after an incident that occurred January 9. According to court documents, Becker County...
January 29, 2016 - 9:54am
November 4, 2015
Ponsford man convicted for murder for burning girlfriend alive
A Ponsford man convicted of murder for setting his girlfriend’s unconscious body on fire was sentenced Friday in U.S. District Court in...
November 4, 2015 - 3:04pm
April 10, 2012
Ponsford, MN teen sentenced for robbing Fargo stores at gunpoint
Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - An area teen will spend two years in prison after robbing a convenience store and a liquor store in Fargo at gunpoint last...
April 10, 2012 - 7:47am
September 27, 2010
Teen hit by car while rollerblading remains unresponsive and in a coma
According to the Caringbridge site for 16-year-old Landon Hochstetler, neurosurgeons in the Twin Cities say "the best that can be expected for Landon's recovery is a vegetative state... Best case scenario, he may open his eyes." Landon remains unresponsive and in a coma. On September...
September 27, 2010 - 1:32pm
July 16, 2010
Minnesota man sentenced for 12th DWI
(WDAY TV) - A Ponsford, Minnesota man will spend 6-and-a-half years behind bars for his 12th D-W-I conviction. 48-year-old William Butcher was...
July 16, 2010 - 8:03am
December 3, 2009
3 Minnesota men are charged with cabin burglaries
(WDAY TV) - Three Minnesota men are facing charges for three cabin burglaries in the Elbow Lake area in Becker County. Police arrested 39-year-old Paul Smith from Mahnomen, 24-year-old Roman Chavez, and 19-year-old Joseph Crowell, both of them from Ponsford. On November 13th, police...
December 3, 2009 - 7:52am
July 6, 2009
Becker County crash victims identified
Detroit Lakes, Minn. (WDAY TV) - We now know the names of four people killed in a Becker County car crash over the weekend. The Sheriff says 7 people were in the van that rolled in a ditch. The crash killed: 22-year-old Charlene Norcross, 25-year-old Kayla Norcross, 45-year-old...
July 6, 2009 - 1:38pm