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Four hurt in two-car crash near Perham
Crime & accidents around Becker County
'It was unbelievable': Honor Flight a memorable experience for local Korean War vet and family
Minn. plans extra speeding enforcement in July
Over 200 birders flocked to Detroit Lakes for 21st Festival of Birds
Laker Softball summer camp June 20-21
Lacasa, Hanninen place fourth at section tennis
UND's Kyley Foster has been on a fast track to pole vault success
Jacks sweep Laker baseball
Lacasa, Hanninen vying for state doubles berth
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
friends & neighbors
Spicer Castle to close
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Betty Jean Wilson
Darla Kay Soholt
Donald L. Askelson
Over a million died protecting our freedom
Going solo on Iran nuclear agreement
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Rescissions bill is a smokescreen
Approve funding for Minnesota facilities
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
March 1, 2018
Van and truck collide on Highway 59 in early-morning fog
Before the early-morning fog could clear, two vehicles crashed just north of town on Highway 59 today. Preliminary reports say no one was injured...
March 1, 2018 - 9:05am
February 16, 2018
Update: Both lanes opened up on Highway 10 by Lake Park/Audubon after accident, fire
A two-truck accident and fire on Highway 10 has both lanes of the highway shut down between Lake Park and Audubon. The crash, which happened...
February 16, 2018 - 9:52am
February 15, 2018
UPDATE: Two in Fargo hospital, one in critical condition, after pickup strikes pedestrians on Highway 10 in Detroit Lakes
Two pedestrians were reportedly injured after being struck by a Toyota Tundra on Highway 10 in Detroit Lakes Wednesday night. Initial investigation results indicate that the truck, which was driven by Earl Johnson, 69, of Detroit Lakes, was traveling westbound in the right lane of...
February 15, 2018 - 12:46pm
February 10, 2018
UPDATE: Suspects named in pedestrian death near Pine Point
A Ponsford man had died following a hit and run on Pow Wow Highway, about a half mile east of Pine Point. The crash happened Thursday, Feb. 8...
February 10, 2018 - 3:09pm
January 31, 2018
Crime & accidents
Tuesday, Jan. 23 At 3:07 p.m. a caller reported the theft of an employee phone from the 21000 block of Pickerel Lake Road in Detroit Lakes. At 5:02 p.m. a caller reported losing money to an internet scam. At 8:59 p.m. a gun was reportedly stolen from a residence on the 20000 block...
January 31, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 24, 2018
Crime & accidents
Tuesday, Jan. 16 At 10:27 a.m. a caller reported someone had kicked in a door and set off an alarm on the 24000 block of 400th Avenue in Rochert. At 12:16 p.m. a shed was reportedly broken into on the 21000 block of Pickerel Lake Road. At 1:42 p.m. a fish house located on Big Detroit...
January 24, 2018 - 11:00am
January 18, 2018
One injured after car hits ice, rolls on Highway 34
A Fargo woman suffered non life-threatening injuries Sunday after a west-bound Chevy Silverado traveling on Highway 34 in the Height of Land Township hit a patch of ice, entered the ditch, and rolled to a stop just after 4 p.m. Jennifer Lynnette Wickham, 18, the injured passenger,...
January 18, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 9, 2018
Fleeing motorist allegedly passes semi on right, spins out
Michael Dwayne Croud, 35, of Ponsford has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle and misdemeanor controlled substance crime.
January 9, 2018 - 6:00pm
January 6, 2018
Four-vehicle crash near Perham leads to non-life-threatening injuries
PERHAM, Minn.—A four-vehicle crash in Otter Tail County sent two people to the hospital Friday evening. At 5:26 p.m., a 2013 GMC Sierra driven by Barbara Joanne Olson, 67, of Frazee, Minnesota, was southbound on County Road 60 when she attempted to cross U.S. Highway 10 about...
January 6, 2018 - 9:18am
January 3, 2018
Crime & accidents
Tuesday, Dec. 26 At 1:55 p.m. an ice auger and fish finder were reportedly stolen from the 18000 block of Highway 25 in Detroit Lakes. At 2:29 p.m. a vehicle was reportedly stolen from the 300 block of Main Street in Detroit Lakes. At 2:33 p.m. a ski bag with miscellaneous personal...
January 3, 2018 - 10:00am
December 27, 2017
Sheriff warns ice still not safe after Suburban plunges into Little Detroit Lake
Three people narrowly escaped a Suburban after it plunged through the ice on Little Detroit Lake around 6:40 p.m. Christmas Eve. Katie Erb, 28,...
December 27, 2017 - 3:00pm
December 25, 2017
3 escape Suburban after it plunges into lake on Christmas Eve
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Three people escaped a vehicle after it broke through the ice Sunday, Dec. 24, on Little Detroit Lake here. The Becker...
December 25, 2017 - 1:04pm
December 20, 2017
A bad year for ice fatalities on the lakes
Lisa Dugan, safety education outreach coordinator for the DNR, can't wait to see 20-below weather. She wants Minnesota lakes to freeze over good...
December 20, 2017 - 5:00pm
Crime & accidents
Tuesday, Dec. 12 At 10:22 a.m. a caller reported a checkbook had been stolen from the 18000 block of 550th Avenue in Osage. Wednesday, Dec. 13 At 8:04 a.m. a caller reported someone had attempted to siphon fuel from a vehicle parked on the 36000 block of County Highway 21 in Ogema....
December 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
Woman drowns on northern Hubbard County lake
Authorities identified the woman who drowned after an ATV she was riding on went through the ice late Friday night. At 11:54 p.m. Friday, the Hubbard County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call about two people who broke through the ice while operating an ATV on Grace Lake in northeast...
December 20, 2017 - 10:51am