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It's go-time at MANNA: Local food co-op opens after two years of work
Show your Laker Pride!
Ponsford man sentenced for using stolen credit card
Happy hundredth! Graystone Plaza celebrates centennial with tours, history, and a barbershop quartet
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Lakers throttle Park Rapids for first victory
Dehler and Priem win at Maple Hills
Peterson runner-up at Bagley; LP-A finishes fourth
Titans, Bombers to clash in 9-man battle at Ulen
John Otto to be honored for 50 years with Ulen football
Knowing when, and how much, to step in
Learning the lingo of Social Security can help with your retirement planning
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
friends & neighbors
Daggett Truck Line honors trucker for 'superb' driving
Cost Share Program makes organic certification more affordable, rebates available
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
'Two slightly clueless 19 year olds camping...what could go wrong?'
Renowned musician Annie Humphrey comes to New York Mills Saturday
Maplewood State Park ready to host Leaf Days celebration
Fall into autumn this Friday
Big weekend ahead in Park Rapids: Art Leap, Great American Story events set Sept. 23-24
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Robert "Bobby" Wayne Arnold
Ronald F. Williams Sr.
Robert Wayne Arnold
Marlene A. Collins
D.L. Energize to campaign against aldermen who voted against Tobacco 21
Letter: Otto created lifelong impact on his students
Letter: Collin Peterson foe is 'heartless' Republican
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Like U.S., Canada has issues with healthcare, but the solution is not to dismantle universal care
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Grizzlies have come back from the brink
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
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
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
pine to palm
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
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
August 21, 2017
Boy dies, girl injured after rollover accident
MILLERVILLE, Minn. — A 9-year-old boy is dead and a 10-year-old girl is injured after a utility vehicle accident north of Millerville on Thursday afternoon, Aug. 17. The boy, Jon Thomas Dingwall, was driving a utility task vehicle in a hay field when it overturned on a slope and...
August 21, 2017 - 9:53am
August 8, 2017
Woman injured in gas line explosion at Hawley fourplex
HAWLEY, Minn. –– What originally came in as a call of a residential fire at a fourplex here Tuesday, Aug. 8, turned out to be a corroded...
August 8, 2017 - 10:41pm
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
July 21, 2017
UPDATE: Motorcyclist involved in collision with deer dies
A 54-year-old Lake Park man has died after injuries sustained on July 14, when the motorcycle he was driving collided with a deer in Becker County,...
July 21, 2017 - 9:27am
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 16, 2017
Teen taken hospital after crashing in Becker County field
Becker County, Minn. (WDAY/WDAZ-TV)--A 19-year-old man from Park Rapids was taken to the hospital in Fargo after crashing in a field. Minnesota...
June 16, 2017 - 9:03am
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
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
May 20, 2017
Survivor of deadly Mandan house explosion relies on faith
MANDAN, N.D. — Elianna Vazquez strode confidently into the Bismarck-Mandan Food Co-op on a Sunday afternoon earlier this month. She was...
May 20, 2017 - 6:50pm
May 1, 2017
One airlifted another injured in ATV accident involving alcohol
ULEN, Minn.—Alcohol was involved in what's described as a serious ATV and dirt bike crash. The Clay County Sheriff's Department says it happened...
May 1, 2017 - 10:18am
April 26, 2017
As April snow hits, driver killed in Otter Tail County crash
NEW YORK MILLS, Minn. -- A late April return to winter weather made for slippery driving conditions here Wednesday morning, April 26, likely...
April 26, 2017 - 1:00pm
April 2, 2017
Central Minnesota man seriously hurt in tree-cutting accident
WILLMAR, Minn. — A 29-year-old man was seriously injured over the weekend in a tree-cutting accident in rural Kandiyohi County in central...
April 2, 2017 - 10:38pm
March 16, 2017
Update: Man dies in Tuesday morning rollover north of DL
County Highway 21, smack dab between cross streets Whiskey Creek Drive and 235th Street, is where a lone driver, heading south towards Detroit...
March 16, 2017 - 11:53am
March 7, 2017
Motorcyclist and passenger injured after hitting a stray dog along Highway 200
A motorcyclist and passenger both suffered non-life threatening injuries Monday afternoon when they struck a dog that ran into Highway 200 where...
March 7, 2017 - 2:31pm