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Search continues for victim after boat collision on Park Rapids lake
Lakers prepare in annual Red White scrimmage
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League champions Burnside's win softball tournament title
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Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
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'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Jennifer Lawrence is ranked world's highest paid-actress for second year
Man of 1,000 voices
Headwaters Center programming resumes Sept. 6 in Armory Square
Medora Musical ticket sales break 100,000
Down to the Nitty Gritty: McEuen talks Dirt Band, Music on the Mountain
Roger W. Gottenborg
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
The truth about Muslims in MN
Docs not selling out for sandwhiches
Give credit to Dayton, Tina Smith, for tour of all 87 counties in Minnesota
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All MN students now taking ACTs
Master Gardening Training
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Look close: Don't shoot radio-collared bears
Sad news--more zebra mussels
Electronics now a key part of fishing
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'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
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Pine to Palm
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
July 15, 2016
Mahnomen County crash results in minor injuries
Minor injuries were reported after a Sunday evening accident in Mahnomen County. Travelling eastbound on Highway 113 in a 2006 Pontiac G6, Curtis M. Olsen, 18 of Waubun ran off the road, struck an approach and went airborne before coming to a stop on July 10, just after 6 p.m. Olsen...
July 15, 2016 - 5:40am