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Rock legend with Fargo roots Bobby Vee dies
Authorities discover body in Clearwater county
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Area playoff games Oct. 24-26
Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
A 'Midwest' mural; Artist paints a Minnesota-inspired mural on Midwest Printing building
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo' program coming to DL library Nov. 7
A Native American experience in sight, sound and soul
The great debate: Apple or pumpkin? Holy Rosary volunteers already taking orders for annual pie sale
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
Michael "Money Mike" Goodman
Marylou F. Chromy
Douglas H. Meyer
Toxic Trump? For first time in more than 50 years, Forum Communications declines to endorse Republican nominee
Republicans using fantasies and falsehoods to attack DFLers on MNsure
Constitutional Amendment will be on the ballot on Nov. 8.
Buboltz' say Skoe, Eken and Marquart are strong leaders for this area
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
September 23, 2016
Early voting has started in Minnesota, among first in the nation
Election Day is more than a month away but the voting was already underway Friday, as Minnesota kicked off its first presidential cycle where...
September 23, 2016 - 11:40am
September 17, 2016
Farmers losing faith in Dayton: DNR commissioner meets with Becker County officials
Gov. Mark Dayton has lost trust with farmers and will have to work hard to restore it. That was the message Becker County Board Chairman Barry Nelson had for DNR commissioner Tom Landwehr during a meeting earlier this month with Becker County officials. Farmers were not happy when...
September 17, 2016 - 5:00pm
September 9, 2016
Minnesota Democrats say they have case to get Trump's name off ballot
Democrats have sued to get Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's name removed from Minnesota ballots. The suit claims the Minnesota...
September 9, 2016 - 8:59am
August 31, 2016
The cost of the Epipen increase
There's a cost that comes with the 450 percent increase in the price of EpiPens. Parents worry that they won't be able to afford their child's medication. They drive to pharmacies miles away from their homes just to get the best deal on EpiPens. School nurses watch as families weigh...
August 31, 2016 - 10:10am
Farmers irked with Dayton; Ag Organizations say they want more input
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn.—First it was an effort to keep agriculture runoff out of the state's waters by the use of plant buffers, then last...
August 31, 2016 - 10:08am
August 27, 2016
Political campaign signs not permitted on state highway rights of way
Placement of campaign and other advertising signage on any highway rights of way is not allowed under state law, reminds the Minnesota Department of Transportation.
August 27, 2016 - 5:00am
August 24, 2016
Peterson lauds USDA for move to help dairy farmers and provide cheese to poor
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, Ranking Member of the House Agriculture Committee, fully supports a USDA plan to purchase surplus cheese for donation to food banks and extend the deadline for farmers to enroll in the dairy Margin Protection Program. The move follows letters from Peterson...
August 24, 2016 - 10:29am
Soaring cost of vital EpiPens has Klobuchar calling for investigation
In light of dramatic price increases for EpiPen packs, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar has called for the Federal Trade Commission to investigate Mylan Pharmaceuticals for possible antitrust violations. Despite stable manufacturing costs, Mylan Pharmaceuticals has increased the price for...
August 24, 2016 - 10:25am
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
ST. PAUL—Minnesota will not appeal a federal court ruling that called unconstitutional a law restricting importing electricity from coal-fired electric generating plants. North Dakota filed the suit against the Minnesota Next Generation Energy Act and won in a federal district...
August 24, 2016 - 10:23am
Daudt, Dayton spar over special session
The finger-pointing has begun over the failure to reach an agreement on a special session this month. Minnesota lawmakers had been advised to keep their schedules clear for the third week of August--that's when a special session was expected to take place, if political leaders could...
August 24, 2016 - 10:19am
August 22, 2016
Dayton orders flags flown at half-staff
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton, DFL-Minn., has ordered all U.S. and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings...
August 22, 2016 - 3:40pm
August 21, 2016
Dayton visits Detroit Lakes, vows to get funding for new wastewater treatment facility
Minnesota's Governor, Mark Dayton, was in Detroit Lakes Thursday morning to meet with local officials regarding the city's plans for a $34 million...
August 21, 2016 - 5:00am
August 20, 2016
Sandpiper pipeline project 'probably off the table'
Rep. Steve Green issued the following statement regarding news that Enbridge has agreed to purchase a minority stake in the Bakken Pipeline system to ensure transportation of crude oil from North Dakota. The report indicates that this could mean the proposed Sandpiper pipeline project...
August 20, 2016 - 5:00am
August 19, 2016
Train derails special session plans
Minnesotans will not get tax cuts and will not see road and other public construction projects begin after the governor and legislative leaders failed to agree on a special session agenda. "I've concluded ... I am not going to call a special session," Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton said...
August 19, 2016 - 9:11am
June 23, 2016
Becker County seeks applicants for county attorney position
The Becker County Board is seeking notice from individuals interested in filling the unexpired term of County Attorney Gretchen Thilmony, who has been named a district judge. Interested parties should contact County Administer Jack Ingstad at 218-846-7201 by June 30.
June 23, 2016 - 10:30am