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History evolving: Becker County museum to become children, science museum
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Survival of Sears and Kmart is in doubt
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Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Area gymnasts ready for state USAG
Mom's fight with cancer shaped the attitude of LP-A's Raaen
Good luck at State, Raiders!
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Wednesday matters: Everyday prayers
Column: Beware of "Can you hear me?" scam calls
Friends & Neighbors
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
L&M Fleet Supply earns honor from Cub Cadet as one of the top dealers in America
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donna Mae Graffis
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Irene Leona Johnson
Ronald "Sam" F. Samuelson
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
August 27, 2016
Man missing following Fish Hook Lake accident identified
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- The body of a missing man following a two-boat accident Thursday on Fish Hook Lake near Park Rapids has been identified. Divers recovered the body of 78-year-old John Patrick Sargent about 1:30 p.m. Friday an estimated 350 yards out from the Fish Hook Lake public...
August 27, 2016 - 6:18pm
August 25, 2016
5-year-old fighting for life after tragic farm accident
One little girl from Henning Minnesota is fighting for her life after a terrible accident on the family farm. 5-year-old Savhannah Springer is...
August 25, 2016 - 9:08am
August 17, 2016
Three injured in rear-end crash near Detroit Lakes
Three people were injured in a rear-end collision near here Sunday, Aug. 14. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a Ford Escape driven by Jason Bristlin, 49, of Hawley, was stopped on Highway 59 to make a left turn around 3 p.m. when it was hit by a Volkswagon Beetle driven by...
August 17, 2016 - 11:41am
Woman injured in LP crash
A woman was airlifted to a Fargo hospital after a three-car crash here Sunday, Aug. 14. Just before 2 p.m., a woman was heading west on Highway 10 when a pickup tried heading north in the Second Street intersection, according to the Becker County Sheriff’s Office. The pickup hit...
August 17, 2016 - 11:10am
August 16, 2016
Robin Huebner reports: Activist says it’s time to break left, not right
It frequently happens here and across the country: A vehicle crashes into a building, another car, or even a bicyclist or pedestrian when the...
August 16, 2016 - 9:24am
August 6, 2016
Detroit Lakes man hurt in collision near Deer Creek
A Detroit Lakes man was one of two people injured in a broadside collision north of Deer Creek in Otter Tail County on Friday. James T. Larson, 33, of Detroit Lakes suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to Tri-County Hospital in Wadena, according to the State Patrol....
August 6, 2016 - 3:46pm
August 5, 2016
One seriously hurt in crash south of Frazee
A West Fargo man was seriously hurt when his car rear-ended a semi and rolled on Highway 10 south of Frazee Thursday night. Scotty L. Jay, 28, was transported to Sanford Hospital in Fargo with serious injuries. He was not wearing a seatbelt, but the car’s airbag deployed. His...
August 5, 2016 - 9:02am
August 4, 2016
Two Frazee residents hurt in crash
FRAZEE, Minn.–Two Frazee residents were injured when their van went off Highway 87 in Becker County Thursday afternoon, Aug. 4. Patricia Shore, 71, was driving westbound on the highway near mile post 4 when the vehicle went off the road shortly before 1 p.m., according to a news...
August 4, 2016 - 4:17pm
July 31, 2016
Broadside crash on Hwy 34 injures one
Just before 3 p.m. Thursday, July 28, a Buick Enclave driven by Carla J. Paul, 47, of Detroit Lakes broadsided a 2004 Ford Expedition being driven by Tyler M. Hilde, 28, of Detroit Lakes. The Expedition was travelling north on County Road 29, attempting to turn east onto Highway 34....
July 31, 2016 - 5:20am
July 25, 2016
Deputy injured when his vehicle was hit while responding to crash near Detroit Lakes
A Becker County deputy was injured while responding to a crash on U.S. Highway 10 early this morning. The deputy, who has not been identified, was assisting Minnesota State Patrol east of Detroit Lakes with a vehicle that was in a ditch. According to the Becker County Sheriff's Office,...
July 25, 2016 - 10:05am
July 24, 2016
Crash with injuries in Otter Tail County Friday
At least one person was injured in a rear-end collision Friday on Highway 78 in Otter Tail County.The accident occurred when a 2015 Chevy Silverado pickup truck was rear-ended by a 2015 Kia Optima passenger car, while attempting to turn east on County Road 54 from Highway 78. The...
July 24, 2016 - 3:48pm
July 22, 2016
Alexandria woman dies after crash
One of the drivers in a two-vehicle crash near Nelson in central Minnesota, has died. The St. Cloud Hospital confirmed the death of Amber Lynn Martinson, 28, of Alexandria, Monday. The crash happened about 5 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of County Road 9 and County Road 73, north...
July 22, 2016 - 5:40am
Teen dies after being hit by truck
A 14-year-old boy died after being hit by a vehicle Monday evening in Thief River Falls. Gannon Allen Hejlik, 14, was riding his bicycle through an intersection on the crosswalk when he was fatally struck by a truck driven by Tammy Martha Johnson, 52, Thief River Falls, according...
July 22, 2016 - 5:35am
July 19, 2016
Woman severely injured after hitting three parked vehicles in rural Detroit Lakes
A 24-year-old woman was left with severe injuries after hitting an approach and three parked vehicles in a crash near here Saturday morning, July 16. About 1:20 a.m. Saturday, Rachel Tacke, of Little Falls, was driving a Chevy Equinox south on Becker County Highway 17 in rural Detroit...
July 19, 2016 - 9:35am
July 18, 2016
Four hurt when boat runs aground on Detroit Lake
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Four people were injured when a boat ran ashore and hit trees on Detroit Lake early Sunday, July 17, the Becker County Sheriff's Office reported. The sheriff's office received a 911 call on the incident about 12:06 a.m. When officers arrived, they found an 18-foot...
July 18, 2016 - 8:33am