Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
Crime & Accidents
Audubon man faces domestic assault charges
MnDOT adds North Star Route to U.S. bicycle system
Local National Guard unit wins acclaim during grueling training in Mojave Desert
DL man faces first-degree drug charge for meth
Tags: Detroit Lakes
Offensive woes continue for Laker girls
Pelican Rapids completes sweep at Frazee
Viking girls hold on for win at Frazee
Wrestlers looking to jump back in section mix
Wittner takes over Hornet basketball program
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Styles on Willow has a new hair stylist
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
Diana Lynn Aker
Helen C. Erickson
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Jeffrey Lee Olds
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Does penalizing airlines for customer service infractions do any good?
Don't curse the clouds, they have surprising benefits
Editorial: Becker County scams - why can't we stop them?
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
'In Spite of Heroin': Area mom pens book about surviving twin sons’ addiction
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Tuxes & Tails: Rescued dogs, tuxedo’d handlers to strut their stuff on the runway this coming Friday
'An Andy and Bing Christmas': Former NFL player to bring classic Christmas show to DL
Pine to Palm
Severe Weather Announcements (3)
December 6, 2011
UPDATED: Woman found dead in St. Louis Bay had Pelican Rapids roots
Superior Police said a woman who was found dead in her SUV in St. Louis Bay is 24-year-old Ashley Lynn Ganyo of Duluth. Police also said that...
December 6, 2011 - 9:20am
November 1, 2011
Man falls out of moving vehicle, airlifted to Fargo
A 24-year-old Pelican Rapids man fell from a moving vehicle northwest of Erhard around 1:40 a.m. Sunday. Raul Patino suffered possibly life-threatening injuries and was airlifted to Sanford Hospital in Fargo, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office. The current condition...
November 1, 2011 - 9:37am
September 12, 2011
14-year-old hurt at rodeo in Nimrod
A 14-year-old bull riding participant suffered a serious head injury after being thrown from a bull Saturday, Sept. 3 near Nimrod. Wadena County authorities said Sam Bell was taken to Tri-County Hospital in Wadena and then flown to a Twin Cities hospital after he suffered the injury...
September 12, 2011 - 8:36am
May 16, 2011
Parkers Prairie man killed in crash
A Parkers Prairie man is dead and another was seriously injured in a crash around 2:30 a.m. Sunday near Henning. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office reported Justin Hemmerlin, 24, was killed in the crash. He was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Robin Turchin, 23. The one-vehicle...
May 16, 2011 - 8:42am
November 15, 2010
38-year-old man dies in hunting accident near Bluffton
November 15, 2010 - 2:01pm
October 28, 2010
Ogema teen injured in crash is off respirator, technically not in coma
An Ogema, Minn., teenager who was hit by a car Sept. 13 while Rollerblading on a Becker County highway no longer needs a respirator to breathe...
October 28, 2010 - 4:37pm
October 5, 2010
Driver hospitalized after rollover on Highway 34 in Park Rapids
An elderly man was taken by ambulance to St. Joseph's Area Health Service following a one-car rollover on Highway 34 in Park Rapids. The accident,...
October 5, 2010 - 9:43am
August 13, 2010
Fargo man hurt when car goes off highway
HAWLEY, Minn. - A Fargo man sustained a minor injury when the car he was driving went off Highway 10 near Hawley early today, the Minnesota State Patrol said. Christopher Ranum, 26, was westbound on Highway 10 at about 2:30 a.m.
August 13, 2010 - 8:49am
June 18, 2010
Bemidji woman injured in crash near Battle Lake
A Bemidji woman was injured in a broadside accident Friday afternoon near Battle Lake. The accident was reported at 1:39 p.m. at Highway 210 and Highway 78. Sherry L. Tucker, 61, of Bemidji was transported by Ringdahl Ambulance to Lake Region Hospital with non life-threatening...
June 18, 2010 - 10:46pm
April 7, 2010
Train victim named
A Detroit Lakes woman was killed Tuesday morning by a train at the Washington Avenue crossing. A Burlington Northern Santa Fe train struck...
April 7, 2010 - 8:00am
September 16, 2009
Woman's bizarre accident leads her to strong spiritual growth
When Renee Bondi says it was a freak accident that left her as a quadriplegic 20 years ago, she means just that. The California native was...
September 16, 2009 - 10:57am
August 27, 2009
19-year-old Willmar woman dies in U.S. Highway 71 crash
WILLMAR -- Jenna L. Van Buren, 19, of Willmar, died as a result of injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash around 11 a.m. Wednesday along U.S. Highway 71 north of Willmar. Van Buren's grandmother, Marilyn Faber-Schafer, confirmed this morning that the young woman was taken to a...
August 27, 2009 - 10:06am
August 18, 2009
Preliminary autopsy results show 3-year-old rural Barnesville girl choked on marbles
BARNESVILLE - Preliminary autopsy results indicate a 3-year-old girl who died Sunday at her rural Barnesville home died from asphyxiation as a result of swallowing marbles that constricted her airway, Wilkin County Sheriff Tom Matejka said. Kylie Martinez-Braton lived in the home...
August 18, 2009 - 3:00pm
May 21, 2009
Cass Lake man dies after being pinned in rollover accident in northeast Hubbard County
Updated FARDEN TOWNSHIP - A Cass Lake man was killed and three others were injured Wednesday in a single-vehicle rollover accident on County...
May 21, 2009 - 6:15am
May 20, 2009
6-year-old Bemidji boy treated and released after being hit by car
BEMIDJI - A 6-year-old Bemidji boy was struck by a vehicle at 5:44 p.m. Wednesday while crossing Irvine Avenue North. According to a report from the Bemidji Police Department: Audra Allen, age and address not listed, was driving a 1998 Toyota Camry north on Irvine when she noticed...
May 20, 2009 - 2:08pm