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Man sentenced in Audubon Orton's robbery
Changes coming at LCRC: Sellin to take director's chair Nov. 6; Logan's retirement party set Nov. 3
Cruisin' (and improvin') the strip: City of Detroit Lakes proposes changes to West Lake Drive
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Lakers steamroll Prowlers to finish regular season
No. 8 Titans secure seventh win in road shutout
Lakers end regular season with sweep of Hornets
Roth medalist, Bison end fall season with win in Washington
Raider girls third, Lakers fifth at final XC race
How did Social Security work without computers?
Local Sons of Norway give back to community
National Honor Society at LP-A inducts new members
Pumpkin cookies with maple glaze epitomize fall flavors
friends & neighbors
Gas prices down this week
Making an IMPACT: Local crew sets out to begin book binding business
Norby's accepts Retailer of the Year award
Having trouble paying your heating bill? LIHEAP could help
MN gas prices down this week
It's creepy, it's kooky, mysterious and spooky: Halloween events aplenty set for lakes area this month
"Classic Country" tribute coming to Holmes Theatre Oct. 19
Pat & Donna Surface to present 'Remember When' at NYM Saturday
The history of Columbus Day
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Sharon L. Vareberg
George "Joe" Cresswell
Potatoes - they're what's for dinner
Letter: Tax chair says cities, counties better not raise taxes
Letter: St. Paul Ice Palace group thanks supporters in DL
How do we make a great country still greater?
Letter: Fox is guarding henhouse at EPA
Asian Lady Beetles are pesky but harmless
Fishing opportunities heat up as water temps drop
Full-moon fishing in October is fantastic
In the woods, a lot can happen in an hour
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
October 16, 2017
Hawley man killed, three others badly hurt in Becker County crash
ULEN, Minn. — A Hawley, Minn., man died and three other people were seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash that happened Sunday, Oct. 15,...
October 16, 2017 - 1:25pm
October 6, 2017
Construction worker dies after falling 150 feet from a Minn. elevator
TENNEY, Minn.—A 21-year-old construction worker died after falling 150 feet from the top of an elevator here Thursday afternoon, Oct....
October 6, 2017 - 9:18am
September 7, 2017
‘It’s all gone’: Leaf Lake home goes up in flames Thursday afternoon
Howard Ellingson sat in a lawn chair in his front yard and watched helplessly as his Leaf Lake home burned down this afternoon. Ellingson says...
September 7, 2017 - 4:11pm
August 8, 2017
UPDATE: Man who was hit by train identified
The man who was stuck and killed by a train just after 5:30 p.m. Sunday has been identified. Joseph Merten Mackner, 41, of Detroit Lakes was...
August 8, 2017 - 10:46am
August 7, 2017
UPDATE: Vehicle fire caused by electrical malfunction
The Detroit Lakes Fire department rushed to the scene of a burning vehicle parked on the 800 block of Central Street, just across from the Detroit...
August 7, 2017 - 2:37pm
July 17, 2017
Man injured during disturbance at Roadhouse Bar & Grill
An altercation broke out at the Tri Lakes Roadhouse Bar & Grille Friday night, which resulted in a broken window and a hospitalized 27-year-old male. According to reports, the Becker County Sheriff’s Office responded to a disturbance call at approximately 10:39 p.m., stating...
July 17, 2017 - 6:50pm
July 13, 2017
Callaway woman injured in Highway 59 crash
A Callaway woman was injured in a two-car crash Wednesday afternoon on Highway 59 in Callaway Township. Lavonne Ione Molacek, 61, was transported to Essentia Health St. Mary's for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. The driver of the other vehicle,...
July 13, 2017 - 11:17am
July 1, 2017
Ogema man dies after being trapped in trench near Richwood
RICHWOOD, Minn. — A 25-year-old man died Friday, June 30, after being trapped in a trench near here, according to the Becker County Sheriff’s Department. Emergency crews responded to a 911 call shortly before 1 p.m. Upon arrival, co-workers of the man were trying to free him after...
July 1, 2017 - 2:09pm
June 26, 2017
Two-car crash sends four to the hospital
A vehicle collision on Highway 210 sent four to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries at 7 p.m. Friday, June 23.
June 26, 2017 - 2:54pm
June 20, 2017
One injured in Highway 59 head-on crash
A woman suffered non-life threatening injuries in a Highway 59 crash just before 9 a.m. today, June 20. A Ford Ranger, driven by Ervin Marvin...
June 20, 2017 - 1:10pm
June 1, 2017
UPDATE: Name released in fatal hiking accident
Authorities say Chloe Conn is the name of the 14-year-old Detroit Lakes girl who died Wednesday afternoon while hiking on a trail on the west shore of Lake Tahoe. The El Dorado County Sheriff's Office said she fell 50 feet around 12:05 p.m. during a hike on the Vikingsholm Trail...
June 1, 2017 - 3:09pm
May 26, 2017
UPDATE: One dies, one injured in head-on crash on Hwy 34 east of DL
Timothy Alan Lee, 32, of Grand Forks, North Dakota suffered fatal injuries in a head-on collision on Highway 34 near Becker County 29 on Wednesday...
May 26, 2017 - 9:50am
May 25, 2017
Man dies in three-vehicle crash near DL
A 32-year-old Grand Forks man was killed in a three-vehicle crash east of Detroit Lakes yesterday. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the...
May 25, 2017 - 9:22am
May 24, 2017
Severe vehicle crash on Highway 34
A severe vehicle crash occurred just after 2 p.m. today, about eight miles east of Detroit Lakes on Highway 34. Several ambulance crews, fire...
May 24, 2017 - 2:52pm
Driver injured on County Road 17 after swerving to avoid animal
A driver sustained non life-threatening injuries just before 5 p.m. Tuesday after swerving off Becker County Road 17 to avoid hitting an animal. The vehicle, a 2003 Mitsubishi Galant, driven by Veronica Lynn Vennes, 44, of Richville, Minnesota, entered the right ditch and rolled....
May 24, 2017 - 9:51am