Weather Forecast


Laker football crunches Crookston 40-6

Email News Alerts

Although first downs were coming at a premium for the Detroit Lakes football team in their home opener against Crookston Friday, touchdowns were not.


        By the time the first quarter ended, the Lakers were running away with the game with a 33-0 lead, as they maintained their dominance the rest of the way for a 40-6 victory in what was also their Heart O’Lakes Conference opener.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

Brian Wierima
Detroit Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor for the last 15 years. St. Cloud State University graduate, who hails from Deer Creek, MN.