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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
Commemorating the one-room schoolhouse: Museum seeks stories, photos, info on country schools for upcoming book
'The Ash Girl': DLHS's spring play offers darker take on familiar fairy tale
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gorden to be inducted to MHSGCA Hall of Fame
Nordick selected as new Park Rapids Activities Director, head football coach
Area golf courses waiting on Mother Nature
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
friends & neighbors
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
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
November 2, 2016
Man hurt in car-semi crash in Lake Park
A Moorhead man was injured Tuesday after his car rear-ended a semi and caught fire on Highway 10 in Lake Park. James H. Stenerson, 86, of Moorhead suffered non-life threatening injuries. He was taken to Sanford Hospital in Fargo, according to the State Patrol. The driver of the semi,...
November 2, 2016 - 8:26am
October 21, 2016
Minnesota firefighter responding to fatal car crash discovers that 16-year-old victim is his son
As a member of the volunteer fire department in the tiny northwestern Minnesota town of Ada, Randy Peterson has a routine when his pager goes...
October 21, 2016 - 7:24am
October 1, 2016
Ponsford woman sentenced for taking police on 100 mile-per-hour chase
A Ponsford woman has been sentenced for fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle. Mary Rose Thompson, 23, was sentenced in Becker County District Court to one year and one day in prison, stayed for four years. She will instead spend 60 days in jail with credit for 42 days served....
October 1, 2016 - 7:41am
September 29, 2016
Driver of potato truck injured in crash near Perham
A Wisconsin man was injured Thursday morning, Sept. 29, when the potato truck he was driving crashed and rolled near Perham. According to a report...
September 29, 2016 - 9:58am
August 17, 2016
Pickup crashes near Lake Park after driver suffers fatal medical issue
The driver of a pickup suffered a fatal medical issue while driving on Highway 10 near Lake Park Monday afternoon, Aug. 15, causing the pickup to leave the road and crash, according to a report released by the Minnesota State Patrol.
August 17, 2016 - 11:21am
July 16, 2012
Minnesota man electrocuted by extension cord
WILLMAR, Minn. -- An Eagle Lake man was electrocuted Sunday evening while working on a boat lift at his home. According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Department, Brian Van Engen, 56, was moving his boat lift when it came into contact with an extension cord that had been rubbed...
July 16, 2012 - 10:29pm
Boy improving after accident
An 8-year-old Leonard boy is gradually improving from injuries he sustained in a sailboat accident April 6. Isaiah Risland remains at Children's Hospital in Minneapolis, where he's showing positive signs of recovery from hypothermia. "Isaiah is still gaining consciousness occasionally...
April 16, 2012 - 8:44am
April 12, 2012
Boy 'comfortable and safe' during recovery; Clearwater County sheriff expects no criminal charges in sailboat accident
Isaiah Risland coughed and tried sitting up from his bed Wednesday at Children's Hospital in Minneapolis, providing more positive signs the 8-year-old...
April 12, 2012 - 8:47am
April 11, 2012
Family seeks continued prayers as boy recovers
The family of Isaiah Risland say the 8-year-old boy is showing some positive recovery signs, but prayers are still needed in his fight to survive. In...
April 11, 2012 - 8:43am
February 20, 2012
At least four dead in I-94 pileup near Alexandria in central Minnesota
Four people were killed in a multi-vehicle pileup west of Alexandria on Interstate 94, according to Sergeant Jesse Grabow with the Minnesota...
February 20, 2012 - 8:26pm
February 16, 2012
Brothers sink 2 vehicles in 1 weekend
It was quite the weekend for the Craig and Brian Swanson brother duo. In two days, the brothers did together what most ice fishermen spend their...
February 16, 2012 - 9:03am
February 4, 2012
Highway 10 crash near Wadena leaves woman in critical condition
A Sauk Center woman is in critical condition following a Thursday afternoon crash on Highway 10 in Otter Tail County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. At around 5:20 p.m., a car driven by Ann W. Brunswig, 53, rear-ended a driver attempting to make a left turn onto County...
February 4, 2012 - 2:43pm
December 27, 2011
Man falls through lake ice but escapes injury
A man driving a four-wheeler from his ice house on Norway Lake east of Fergus Falls fell through thin ice Sunday but was able to pull himself to safety. A man driving a four-wheeler from his ice house on Norway Lake east of Fergus Falls fell through thin ice Sunday but was able to...
December 27, 2011 - 9:03am
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