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Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
County museum abloom with events this weekend
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
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
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
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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
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
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
December 30, 2016
Driver seriously hurt when pickup spins out on icy Highway 10 west of Perham
The driver of a 2001 Ford Ranger suffered serious injuries after the pickup truck spun out on an icy Highway 10 west of Perham late Wednesday evening. The name of the driver and related information will not be released until Friday, according to the State Patrol. The Ford Ranger was...
December 30, 2016 - 12:59pm
December 28, 2016
Christmas Day tragedy: family, friends remember 18 year old killed after car-pedestrian accident
A phone call that every parent prays they never get--least of all on Christmas Day--told Brent Mclaughlin and Tommie Sue that their daughter,...
December 28, 2016 - 2:18pm
Rural Perham man injured when fish house fire spreads to nearby homes
PERHAM, Minn.—A rural Perham man was injured Sunday, Dec. 25, when a fish house fire spread to nearby residences. According to a report released by the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office: Perham area fire crews and members of the sheriff's office were called about 6:30 a.m....
December 28, 2016 - 10:06am
Two more Vergas residents hurt when Chevy Equinox rolls on an icy Highway 10
Two people were injured Tuesday afternoon when a Chevy Equinox rolled over on Highway 10 west of Frazee. Kaylyn M. Wehmas, 23, and Emry J. Rice, under age 1, both of Vergas, both suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. They were taken to Essentia St....
December 28, 2016 - 12:03am
December 27, 2016
Two young Vergas residents hurt in rollover Tuesday
Two young people from Vergas were hurt in a one-vehicle rollover on an icy Highway 10 near Perham Tuesday afternoon.. Erika K. Kruzel, 17, and Levi R. Kruzel, 10, both suffered non-life-threatening injuries and were taken to the Perham hospital for treatment, according to the State...
December 27, 2016 - 10:02pm
Car-pedestrian accident leaves one dead near Frazee
FRAZEE, Minn.—One person died and another was critically injured when a vehicle struck two pedestrians early Sunday, Dec 25, on Highway 29 about five miles north of Frazee, according to a report released by Becker County Sheriff Todd Glander. According to the report: A vehicle driven...
December 27, 2016 - 12:06pm
December 26, 2016
UPDATE: Names released in fatal car-pedestrian accident near Frazee
FRAZEE, Minn.— Authorities have released the name of two people struck by a vehicle while walking on County Road 29 about 6 a.m. Christmas morning. Kitti Mclaughlin, 18, of Audubon, was pronounced dead at the scene. Mauricio Guerra, 24 of Frazee, remained in critical condition...
December 26, 2016 - 1:06pm
December 23, 2016
One-car rollover ends in injuries
The Minnesota State Patrol responded to a one-car rollover just after 8:30 a.m. Friday morning. Michael R. Toussaint, 76, of Detroit Lakes, was...
December 23, 2016 - 11:18am
December 21, 2016
Man hurt in rollover near Lake Park
A Bemidji man was injured in a rollover crash Tuesday morning on Highway 10 near Lake Park. Duwayne O. Syverson, 86, of Bemidji suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. He was the driver and was wearing a seatbelt. His wife, Marcia H. Syverson, 70, of...
December 21, 2016 - 2:16pm
December 19, 2016
Truck goes through ice near Perham
Near Perham, Minn (WDAY/WDAZ-TV)--A truck went through the ice Saturday near Perham. The Ottertail County Sheriff's Department says the Ford...
December 19, 2016 - 9:48am
December 14, 2016
UPDATE: Both drivers involved in Highway 59 head-on collision die
Minutes after midnight (Dec. 14) the Minnesota State Patrol, assisted by the Becker County Sheriff's Office, responded to a fatal, head-on collision...
December 14, 2016 - 2:39pm
Fast-growing fire engulfs Minnesota tire store, six communities respond
PERHAM, Minn. — Fire crews and emergency response teams from Perham, Dent, New York Mills, Vergas, Bluffton and Detroit Lakes, along with...
December 14, 2016 - 11:09am
December 13, 2016
Three sent to hospital after vehicle rolled into icy creek
At 1:22 a.m. Monday (Dec. 12), a vehicle travelling along Highway 22 in Detroit Lakes went off the road and rolled over into a creek. The driver...
December 13, 2016 - 4:38pm
Two seriously hurt after vehicle ends up in MN river
Two Moorhead residents are seriously hurt after a crash in Mahnomen County. The crash occurred just after 8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 12 on Highway 113,...
December 13, 2016 - 8:42am
December 7, 2016
Minnesota hunter's death being investigated as homicide
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. — Authorities in central Minnesota reported Wednesday that the death of a hunter last month is now being treated as...
December 7, 2016 - 4:50pm